2018 BMW M5 vs 2018 Lexus LS

Blue 2018 BMW M5, VS Icon, and Grey 2018 Lexus LS

The 2018 BMW M5 received a pleasing redesign, with a more athletic new look, a more powerful engine, enhanced driving dynamics, and a wide array of new technologies. The new BMW M5 boasts the performance chops to more than hold its own on the racetrack, while providing the comfort and convenience for your daily drives in the city. One of the BMW M5's competitors is the Lexus LS. See how they measure up in this 2018 BMW M5 vs 2018 Lexus LS comparison.

On the performance front, the BMW M5 easily outmuscles the Lexus LS. With its M TwinPower Turbo 4.4-liter V8 engine, it delivers a mighty 600 horsepower and 553 lb-ft of torque. In comparison, the 3.5-liter V6 in the Lexus LS produces up to 416 horsepower and 442 lb-ft of torque. With the powerful turbocharged engine, the BMW M5 can reach a top speed of up to 189 mph and can go from 0–60 mph in only 3.2 seconds. In comparison, the top speed of the Lexus LS is 160 mph and it takes 4.5 seconds to make it to 60 mph. Also, with the BMW M5's M xDrive all-wheel drive system, you'll have confident all-weather traction and handling.

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2018 BMW M5 VS 2018 Lexus LS
600 Horsepower 416
553 lb-ft Torque 442 lb-ft
189 mph Top Speed 160 mph
3.2 seconds 0–60 MPH Time 4.5 seconds

Advantages of the 2018 BMW M5 over the 2018 Lexus LS

Inside the BMW M5, you and your passengers can enjoy the spacious, comfortable, and luxurious cabin, with high-quality materials and a meticulous attention to detail. The large trunk, with a cargo capacity of 18.7 cu-ft, offers plenty of storage space. In comparison, the trunk in the Lexus LS has a cargo capacity of 17 cu-ft. Another strength of the BMW M5 is its wide array of advanced technologies, including the Dynamic Digital Instrument Cluster, Gesture Control, Head-up Display, and the Multifunction Steering Wheel.

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Rear View of Blue 2018 BMW M5
Dashboard and Grey Front Seats of 2018 BMW M5
TwinPower Turbo Engine of 2018 BMW M5
Front View of Blue 2018 BMW M5



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