The Lexus brand will deliver luxury, power, performance, style, class and affordability and the 2021 Lexus IS is a world-class option in the compact luxury sedan class with a wealth of features that competitors cannot match. Learn more about what makes the Lexus IS an incredible option at Earnhardt Lexus in Phoenix with this detailed 2021 Lexus IS vs 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class comparison.
Phoenix-area car shoppers with their sights set on the 2021 Lexus IS will discover a pair of standard variants – IS 300 and IS 350 – that are designated by their powertrain. Lexus IS 300 variants are available in two grades – IS 300 and IS 300 AWD – with a base price tag of $39,050. Potent Lexus IS 350 entries are available in a pair of trim levels – IS 350 F Sport and IS 350 F Sport AWD. The Lexus IS makes room for five passengers in a spacious and comfortable cabin that features 90.2 cubic feet of passenger space and adds 10.8 cubic feet of cargo space.
2021 Lexus IS
2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
|241-Horsepower 2.0-Liter Turbocharged 4-Cylinder
||Base Engine||255-Horsepower 2.0-Liter Turbocharged 4-Cylinder
|Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Amazon Alexa||Smartphone Integration||Apple CarPlay and Android Auto|
In this 2021 Lexus IS vs 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class comparison you will find that the Lexus IS delivers premium luxury, performance, technology and style at a great price with a starting price tag that is more than $10,000 less than its Mercedes-Benz competitor. To deliver Lexus-brand power and performance, the Lexus IS is available with a trio of powertrains – a 241-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that makes 31 mpg on the highway, a 260-horsepower 3.5-liter V-6 engine exclusive to the Lexus IS 300 AWD and a power-packed 311-horsepower 3.5-liter V-6. An eight-speed Direct-Shift automatic transmission is standard for rear-wheel drive Lexus IS variants.
When you get inside the 2021 Lexus IS cabin and slide into the driver’s seat, you will find an impressive list of features that cater to a world-class drive. Next-generation Lexus Safety System+ 2.5 technology is standard in all trim levels and will work to keep you and your family safe on the streets. The standard 8-inch Lexus Enform touchscreen infotainment system promises one-touch access to your favorite entertainment with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Amazon Alexa smartphone integration. Interior upgrades available to Lexus IS drivers include a 10.3-inch Lexus Enform touchscreen display, a 17-speaker Mark Levinson® sound system, heated and cooled front seats, semi-aniline leather interior, a power moonroof and more.
Schedule a test drive in the 2021 Lexus IS today when you visit Earnhardt Lexus in Phoenix!