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2014 BMW 640 Gran Coupe vs. 2013 Lexus GS 450h Review

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Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Lexus GS 450h than the BMW 640 Gran Coupe, due to its greater head- and legroom. The BMW 640 Gran Coupe will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Lexus GS 450h.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the BMW 640 Gran Coupe as you will with the Lexus GS 450h, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The BMW 640 Gran Coupe will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Lexus GS 450h, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The BMW 640 Gran Coupe and the Lexus GS 450h have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the BMW 640 Gran Coupe is much wider than the Lexus GS 450h, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the BMW 640 Gran Coupe, which is slightly longer than the Lexus GS 450h.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW 640 Gran Coupe transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Lexus GS 450h.

Handling
The BMW 640 Gran Coupe has a larger turning radius than the Lexus GS 450h, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW 640 Gran Coupe is somewhat more powerful than the Lexus GS 450h.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW 640 Gran Coupe and the Lexus GS 450h. The BMW 640 Gran Coupe has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Lexus GS 450h.

Warranty
The BMW 640 Gran Coupe comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lexus GS 450h.


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2014 BMW
640 Gran Coupe

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MSRP*: $77,600 - $80,600
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2013 Lexus
GS 450h

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MSRP*: $59,450
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Low APR Loan: As low as 3.19% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 3.12% --
City MPG: 20 29
Highway MPG: 29 - 30 --
Engine(s): Inline-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
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Safety Rating: Side
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Safety Rating: Rear
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Invoice*: $71,390 - $74,150 $55,291

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