Comparison - Lexus GS 350 F Sport 2018 - vs - Maserati Ghibli S Q4 2018

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Model: 
Average Price: 
54,005
Updated: 
09 Jun 2018
81,250
Updated: 
09 Jun 2018
Car Type: 
Car
Car
Year: 
2018
2018
Total Seating: 
5
5
Transmission: 
6-speed Shiftable Automatic
8-speed Shiftable Automatic
Bluetooth: 
yes
yes
Heated seats: 
no
no
Navigation: 
yes
yes
Drive Type: 
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive
Doors: 
5
5
Fuel Tank Capacity: 
17.40gals
21.10gals

Expert Reviews

Expert reviews: 

The 2018 Lexus GS is a worthy rival to its German foes in terms of luxury and handling, but its engine lineup is falling behind the competition.

Pros
Handling and poise
Voluptuous sheet metal
Comfortable, supportive front seats
Crisp F Sport steering
Connectivity complete with Enform

Cons
F Sport's stiffer ride
Responsiveness in GS 300
Mediocre mileage for GS 350
Tight back-seat knee room
Cabin's plastic trim

By: 
thecarconnection.com

The Lexus GS 350 rolls into 2018 without significant changes.The 2018 Lexus GS 350 is a multitalented luxury sedan that artfully blends comfort, sophistication and performance. Despite its advancing age — the current generation has been around for five years — the GS still makes a compelling choice with a well-appointed interior, eager powertrain, sure handling and a smooth ride.

PROS
Comfortable and spacious interior feels rich and luxurious
All-wheel drive and high-performance versions cover most driver needs

CONS
Trunk not expandable because rear seatbacks do not fold down
Entertainment and navigation system controller is hard to use

By: 
edmunds.com

Pros
Great handling
Punchy engine
Quick-shifting transmission

Cons
Interior materials quality is mixed
Exhaust note can get too noisy
Ride isn’t very smooth

By: 
motortrend.com

Fuel

Fuel Type: 
Premium Unleaded
Premium Unleaded
Fuel Economy City USA: 
19.00mpg
16.00mpg
Fuel Economy HWY: 
26.00mpg
24.00mpg
Engine type: 
Petrol/Gas
Petrol/Gas

Engine and Performance

Valves: 
24
24
Cylinders: 
6
V
6
V
Engine Size/Displacement: 
3.50L
3.00L
Torque: 
280ft-lbs
at 4 800rpm
428ft-lbs
at 2 250rpm
Horsepower: 
311hp
at 6 400rpm
424hp
at 5 750rpm
Turning Circle: 
37.40Feet
38.40Feet
Cam Type: 
Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Double overhead cam (DOHC)

Convenience

Cruise Control: 
yes
yes
Door Pockets: 
yes
yes
Cupholders: 
yes
yes
Overhead console: 
yes
yes
Seatback Storage: 
yes
yes
Power Steering: 
yes
yes
Parking sensors: 
yes
yes
Steering Wheel Tilt: 
yes
yes
Telescopic steering wheel: 
yes
yes
Rear View Camera: 
yes
yes
Front view Camera: 
no
no
Side view Camera: 
no
no
On steering wheel: 
Transmission, Cruise And Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
More in Convenience: 
Universal Remote Transmitter (For Garage Door, Security System, Etc.)
Keyless Ignition
Leather And Simulated Alloy Steering Wheel
Adaptive Cruise Control
Leather Steering Wheel
Keyless Ignition
Sun Sensor
Universal Remote Transmitter (For Garage Door, Security System, Etc.)

Exterior Dimensions

Length: 
192.10in
195.70in
Width: 
72.40in
76.80in
Height: 
57.90in
57.50in
Ground Clearance: 
4.50in
Wheel Base: 
112.20in
118.00in

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room: 
38.80
Front Leg Room: 
37.70in
Front Shoulder Room: 
57.80in
Rear Head Room: 
38.80
Rear leg room: 
33.20in
Rear Shoulder room: 
56.50in

Weights and capacites

Cargo Capacity: 
14.30cu.ft
Cargo Capacity with Seats in Place: 
14.30cu.ft
17.70cu.ft
Curb Weight: 
3891.00lbs
4122.00lbs

Instruments

Clock: 
yes
yes
Trip computer: 
yes
yes
Techometer: 
yes
yes
External Temperature Display: 
yes
yes
Compass: 
yes
yes

Power Features

Power windows: 
yes
yes
Remote Keyless doors: 
yes
yes
More Power Features: 
4 One-Touch Power Windows
Hands-Free Entry
Reverse Tilt Dual Mirrors Provides Curb View When Vehicle In Reverse
Heated Mirrors
4 One-Touch Power Windows
Hands-Free Entry
Heated Mirrors

Seats

Rear Seat Collapsible: 
no
no
Front Seats Features: 
12 -Way Power Driver Seat
8 -Way Power Passenger Seat
Bucket Front Seats
Height Adjustable Passenger Seat
Multi-Level Heating Driver Seat
Ventilated Driver Seat
Ventilated Passenger Seat
Leather
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Multi-Level Heating Passenger Seat
Driver Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
Passenger Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
Driver Seat Thigh Extension
8 -Way Power Passenger Seat
8 -Way Power Driver Seat
Bucket Front Seats
Height Adjustable Passenger Seat
Premium Leather
Multi-Level Heating Driver Seat
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Multi-Level Heating Passenger Seat
Driver Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
Passenger Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
Rear Seats Features: 
Folding With Pass-Thru Center Armrest
Rear Ventilation Ducts
Folding With Storage Center Armrest
Split-Folding Rear Seatback
Rear Ventilation Ducts

Suspension

Front Suspension: 
Front Stabilizer Bar
Front Stabilizer Bar
Rear Suspension: 
Rear Stabilizer Bar
Rear Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Info: 
Four-Wheel Independent Suspension
Four-Wheel Independent Suspension

Comfort

Interior air Filtration: 
yes
yes
Climate Control: 
yes
yes
More Comfort Features: 
Turn Signal In Mirrors
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror

Entertainment

DVD player: 
yes
yes
AM/FM Radio: 
yes
yes
Satellite radio: 
yes
yes
Video monitor: 
yes
yes
More Entertainment: 
12 Total Speakers
Adjustable Speed Sensitive Volume Control
3 Months Of Provided Satellite Radio Service
Auxiliary Audio Input And USB With External Media Control
USB Connection
Surround Audio Surround Audio (Discrete)
8 Total Speakers
12 Months Of Provided Satellite Radio Service
Memory Card Slot
Auxiliary Audio Input And USB With External Media Control
USB Connection
280 Watts Stereo Output

Exterior Features

Sunroof: 
no
no
Rear defogger: 
yes
yes
Alloy Wheels: 
yes
yes
Wheel size: 
19 In
19 X 10.0
Wheels more: 
Inside Mounted Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
All Season Tires
Inside Mounted Spare Tire
All Season Tires
Fullsize Non-Matching Spare Tire
Painted Alloy Wheels
Wheel Dimensions: 
Width: 
235.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
40
Diameter: 
R19
Width: 
275.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
40
Diameter: 
R19

Safety Features

ABS: 
yes
yes
Front head airbags: 
yes
yes
Rear head airbags: 
yes
yes
Dual front side-mounted airbags: 
yes
yes
Child seat anchors: 
yes
yes
Emergency braking assist: 
yes
yes
Front brakes: 
Ventilated front disc brakes
Ventilated front disc brakes
Rear brakes: 
Rear ventilated disc brakes
Rear ventilated disc brakes
Rear door child safety locks: 
yes
yes
Daytime running lights: 
yes
yes
Engine immobilizer: 
yes
yes
Front fog lights: 
yes
no
Auto delay off headlamps: 
yes
yes
Dusk sensing headlamps: 
yes
yes
Front headrests: 
yes
yes
Rear headrests: 
yes
yes
Stability control: 
yes
yes
Traction control: 
yes
yes
Tire pressure monitoring: 
yes
yes
More Safety Features: 
Lane Departure Warning Accident Avoidance System
Turn Signal Mirrors
Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
Rear Height Adjustable Headrests
Remote Anti-Theft Alarm System
Pre-Collision Safety System
Rear Center 3-Point Belt
Post-Collision Safety System
LED Headlamp
Xenon High Intensity Discharge Headlamp
Rear Center 3-Point Belt
Post-Collision Safety System
Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
High Pressure Washers Headlamps
Remote Anti-Theft Alarm System
LED Headlamp

Options

Packages: 
Cold Weather Package
F SPORT 19" Split Nine-Spoke Forged Alloy Wheels
Carbon Kit Light
Exterior Options: 
One-Touch Power Trunk
Rear Spoiler
Alloy Wheel Locks
Door Edge Guard
Body Side Moldings
Rear Bumper Applique
Premium Triple Beam LED Headlamps
Premium Paint
Metallic Paint
Pearlescent Paint (Bianco Alpi)
Power Trunk Closer W/Contactless Opening/Closing
Silver Painted Brake Calipers
Red Painted Brake Calipers
20" Urano Machined Polished Alloy Wheels
Soft Close Doors
Rear Laminated Glass
20" Urano Silver Painted Alloy Wheels
Pearlescent Paint (Rosso Energia)
Metallescent Paint
21" Titano Forged Alloy Wheels W/Dark Matt Finish
Mica Paint
Black Painted Brake Calipers
Blue Painted Brake Calipers
19" Sport Proteo Machined Polished Alloy Wheels
LED Matrix Headlights W/Adaptive Front Lighting System
19" Apollo Machined Polished Alloy Wheels
Heated Rear Bench Seat
20" All Season Tires
Heated Windshield Washer Nozzles
Interior Options: 
F SPORT Heated Leather Steering Wheel
Key Glove
Color Heads-Up Display
Carpet Trunk Mat
Mark Levinson Premium Surround Sound Audio System
F SPORT Leather Steering Wheel
All-Weather Floor Mats
Cargo Net
Illuminated Door Sills
All-Weather Floor Liners
Headrest Trident Stitching
Sport Steering Wheel-Carbon Insert
Heated Leather/Wood Steering Wheel
INOX Sport Pedals
Alcantara Headliner And Pillars
Shift Paddles
Full Premium Leather W/Seats In Drilled Leather
Harman Kardon Premium Sound System
Bowers & Wilkins Sound System
Power Adjustable Foot Pedals
Full Premium Leather
Leather Covered Three Spoke Steering Wheel (Sabbia)
Sport Steering Wheel-Heated
Smoking Kit
Front Seats Ventilation
Carbon Shift Paddles
Carbon Door Sills
Rear Armrest W/Illuminated Storage
WI-FI Vehicle Hot Spot
Power Rear Sunblind
Wood/Leather Covered Three Spoke Steering Wheel
Heated Wood/Leather Covered Three Spoke Steering Wheel (Sabbia)