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2015 Lexus LS 460 vs. 2015 BMW 535 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Lexus LS 460 offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the BMW 535. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Lexus LS 460 and the BMW 535 in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Lexus LS 460 as you will with the BMW 535, 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 Lexus LS 460 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the BMW 535, 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. In this case, the Lexus LS 460 will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the BMW 535.

Dimensions
The Lexus LS 460 is about the same width as the BMW 535. If you go with the Lexus LS 460, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the BMW 535.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Lexus LS 460 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the BMW 535.

Handling
The Lexus LS 460 has a significantly smaller turning radius than the BMW 535, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Lexus LS 460 is somewhat more powerful than the BMW 535.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Lexus LS 460 and the BMW 535. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Lexus LS 460 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the BMW 535.

Warranty
The Lexus LS 460 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW 535.

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2015 Lexus
LS 460

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MSRP*: $72,520 - $87,500

2015 BMW
535

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MSRP*: $55,600 - $57,900
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $1,500
Low APR Loan: -- As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.08% As low as 3.07%
City MPG: 16 20
Highway MPG: 23 - 24 29 - 31
Engine(s): V-8 Inline-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $66,717 - $80,578 $51,650 - $53,770

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