Which luxury small sedan is better for your lifestyle? We thought we’d see how the Lexus IS matched up to the BMW 3 Series 330I sedan. Here’s a matchup of these rivals.
|Engine||2.0-L turbo four||2.0-liter turbo four|
|Transmission||8-speed automatic||8-speed automatic|
|Adaptive Cruise Control||Standard||Option|
|Electrochromic rearview mirror||Standard||Option|
|Automatic high beam||Standard||Option|
|Forward collision warning||Standard||Standard|
|Automatic emergency braking||Standard||Standard|
While BMW is ranked 5th, Lexus has once again taken the top spot in the JD Power Dependability studies.
Considering the fact that as much as $4,000 more is needed for the BMW 3 Series than the Lexus IS, we’d say that the Lexus IS was the winner in this contest, but we know your opinion is more important than ours. Please take a test drive and give us your point of view.