Comparison - Lexus LS 500 F Sport 2019 - vs - Lexus GS 450h F Sport 2018

General

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Make: 
Average Price: 
$
84,420
Updated: 
28 Nov 2018
68,680
Updated: 
09 Jun 2018
Car Type: 
Car
Car
Year: 
2019
2018
Total Seating: 
5
5
Transmission: 
10-speed Shiftable Automatic
Continuously Variable-speed Automatic
Bluetooth: 
yes
yes
Heated seats: 
yes
no
Navigation: 
yes
yes
Drive Type: 
All Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive
Doors: 
5
5
Fuel Tank Capacity: 
21.70gals
17.40gals
Exterior Colors: 
Color: 
Obsidian
#090909
Atomic Silver
#ABAAB8
Ultra White
#FAFAFA
Matador Red Mica
#720D14
Caviar
#2E2E2E
Manganese Luster
#575454
Liquid Platinum
#A6A7A8

Expert Reviews

Expert reviews: 

Adds Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa functions.24-inch head-up display available as stand-alone option.Adds semi-automated lane-change feature to optional safety package.The 2019 Lexus LS 500 comes with rear wheel drive, and all wheel drive. Available transmissions include: 10-speed shiftable automatic.

PROS
Library-quiet at all speeds on all roads
Ride quality remains soft, supple and impervious to bad asphalt
The interior features world-class build quality and artful materials

CONS
General lack of sportiness cedes advantage to some German rivals
Accelerates quickly for its size, but the pedal response feels slow, numb
Touchpad-based infotainment is clever but distracting on the road

By: 
edmunds.com

Drivers may not find much to lust after in the 2019 Lexus LS, but it pampers like few other luxury sedans.

Pros
Slippery shape
Decadent interior
Lots of rear-seat space
Hybrid’s thrift
Probably the only one on your block

Cons
Springy ride
Steering imprecision
Confounding infotainment
Fake powertrain noises

By: 
thecarconnection.com

The 2019 Lexus LS ranked #5 in Super Luxury Cars. Currently the Lexus LS has a score of 8.5 out of 10 which is based on our evaluation of 16 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.

Pros
Top-notch cabin design and materials
Peppy powertrains
Long list of standard and available features

Cons
Finicky infotainment controls
Rivals have larger back seats

By: 
usnews.com

The 2018 Lexus GS 450h carries over unchanged from 2017.With just one trim level, the GS 450h is very easy to buy. There are stand-alone options such as a Mark Levinson surround-sound audio system, a power trunklid and parking sensors, and they're all relatively affordable.

PROS
Excellent fuel economy for a midsize luxury sedan
Comfortable and spacious interior is richly appointed
Still reasonably quick and sporty

CONS
Substantial cost premium over GS 350
Infotainment interface can frustrate

By: 
edmunds.com

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 2018 Lexus GS Hybrid ranked #6 in Luxury Midsize Cars. Currently the Lexus GS Hybrid has a score of 8.5 out of 10 which is based on our evaluation of 28 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.

Pros
Refined, quiet cabin
Comfortable, spacious seats
Impressive list of standard safety and technology features
Lively, refined hybrid powertrain

Cons
Cumbersome, distracting infotainment controller
Mediocre fuel savings for a hybrid
Much pricier than other GS models

By: 
usnews.com

Fuel

Fuel Type: 
Premium Unleaded
Premium Unleaded
Fuel Economy City USA: 
18.00mpg
29.00mpg
Fuel Economy HWY: 
27.00mpg
34.00mpg
Engine type: 
Petrol/Gas
Hybrid

Engine and Performance

Valves: 
24
24
Cylinders: 
6
V
6
V
Engine Size/Displacement: 
3.50L
3.50L
Torque: 
442ft-lbs
at 1 600rpm
Horsepower: 
416hp
at 6 000rpm
338hp
at 6 000rpm
Turning Circle: 
39.40Feet
35.40Feet
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
Transmission, Cruise And Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
More in Convenience: 
Universal Remote Transmitter (For Garage Door, Security System, Etc.)
Leather Steering Wheel
Keyless Ignition
Heated Steering Wheel
Turn Signal In Mirrors
Universal Remote Transmitter (For Garage Door, Security System, Etc.)
Keyless Ignition
Heated Steering Wheel
Leather And Wood Steering Wheel

Exterior Dimensions

Length: 
206.10in
192.10in
Width: 
74.80in
72.40in
Height: 
57.90in
57.30in
Ground Clearance: 
5.90in
5.10in
Wheel Base: 
123.00in
112.20in

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room: 
37.30
38.00
Front Hip Room: 
55.50in
54.50in
Front Leg Room: 
41.00in
42.30in
Front Shoulder Room: 
58.80in
57.30in
Rear Head Room: 
37.30
37.80
Rear Hip Room: 
55.10in
54.10in
Rear leg room: 
38.90in
36.80in
Rear Shoulder room: 
56.40in
55.70in

Weights and capacites

Cargo Capacity: 
17.00cu.ft
13.20cu.ft
Cargo Capacity with Seats in Place: 
17.00cu.ft
13.20cu.ft
Curb Weight: 
4982.00lbs
4112.00lbs

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
Heated Mirrors
4 One-Touch Power Windows
Hands-Free Entry
Reverse Tilt Dual Mirrors Provides Curb View When Vehicle In Reverse
Heated Mirrors

Seats

Rear Seat Collapsible: 
no
no
Front Seats Features: 
28 -Way Power Passenger Seat
28 -Way Power Driver 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
16 -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
Rear Seats Features: 
Folding center armrest
Rear Ventilation Ducts
Folding With Pass-Thru Center Armrest
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: 
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror
Turn Signal In Mirrors
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror

Entertainment

DVD player: 
no
yes
AM/FM Radio: 
yes
yes
Satellite radio: 
yes
yes
Video monitor: 
no
yes
More Entertainment: 
12 Total Speakers
3 Months Of Provided Satellite Radio Service
Satellite Radio W/Real Time Traffic Satellite Radio
Speed Sensitive Volume Control
Auxiliary Audio Input And USB With External Media Control
USB Connection
1 Subwoofer(S)
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)

Exterior Features

Sunroof: 
no
no
Rear defogger: 
yes
yes
Alloy Wheels: 
yes
yes
Wheel size: 
20 In
19 X 9.0
Wheels more: 
Run Flat Tires
Painted Alloy Wheels
Inside Mounted Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Performance Tires
Painted Alloy Wheels
Wheel Dimensions: 
Width: 
275.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
40
Diameter: 
R20
Width: 
265.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
35
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
yes
Auto delay off headlamps: 
yes
yes
Dusk sensing headlamps: 
yes
yes
Front headrests: 
yes
no
Rear headrests: 
yes
yes
Stability control: 
yes
yes
Traction control: 
yes
yes
Tire pressure monitoring: 
yes
yes
More Safety Features: 
Cornering Lights
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
High Pressure Washers Headlamps
LED Headlamp
Blind Spot And Lane Departure Warnings 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
Blind Spot And Lane Departure Warnings Accident Avoidance System

Options

Packages: 
F SPORT 19" Split Nine-Spoke Forged Alloy Wheels
Exterior Options: 
Panorama Glass Roof
Alloy Wheel Locks
Door Edge Film By 3M
F SPORT Rear Bumper Applique
Rear Bumper Applique
Premium Paint
Door Edge Guards
One-Touch Power Trunk
Rear Spoiler
Alloy Wheel Locks
Orange Brake Calipers
Door Edge Guard
Body Side Moldings
Rear Bumper Applique
Premium Triple Beam LED Headlamps
Black Brake Calipers
Premium Paint
Interior Options: 
Mark Levinson Audio
F SPORT Leather Heated Steering Wheel
Carpet Trunk Mat
Cargo Net
Illuminated Door Sills
Key Gloves W/Lexus Logo
24" Heads-Up Display (HUD)
Key Gloves W/F Logo
Key Glove
Color Heads-Up Display
Carpet Trunk Mat
Mark Levinson Premium Surround Sound Audio System
All-Weather Floor Mats
Cargo Net
Illuminated Door Sills
All-Weather Floor Liners

Colors

Interior Colors: 
Color: 
Black, leather
#2D2D2D
Circuit Red, leather
#8C3140