BMW M2 vs. Lexus LC

Alpine White
VS
Ultra White

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$49,276 - $53,505
$75,582 - $85,305

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
365 hp
471 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0L Inline 6
5.0L DOHC V8 VVT

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional
Optional

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Not Available
Optional

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.5 in.
42 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.4 - 40.1 in.
36.8 - 37.2 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
33 in.
32.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
35.6 - 36.5 in.
32.2 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
13.8 cu. ft.
5.4 cu. ft.

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Not Available
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional
Not Available

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Not Available

CD Player

CD Player
Not Available
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
4
4

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Not Available
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Not Available
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Not Available
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Not Available
Optional

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Not Available
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106 in.
113 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.4 ft.
34.8 - 35.4 ft.

Length

Length
176.2 in.
187.4 in.

Width

Width
73 in.
75.6 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3450 - 3505 .lbs
4280 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
365 hp
471 hp

Torque

Torque
343 ft. lbs.
398 ft. lbs.

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Not Available
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Not Available
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
13.7 gal.
21.7 gal.

Combined

Combined
9 - 13 mpg
8 - 13 mpg

City

City
18 mpg
16 mpg

Highway

Highway
26 mpg
26 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Not Available

Safety Features

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Not Available

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
BMW M2
Lexus LC

Body Style

Body Style
Coupe
Coupe

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Subcompact Cars
Subcompact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4
4

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
89.7 ft³.
85.2 - 85.9 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3450 - 3505 lbs.
4280 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
21 - 22 mpg.
19 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
18 - 20 mpg.
16 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
26 mpg.
26 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
_BC42_
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-6
Premium Unleaded V-8

Displacement

Displacement
3.0 L/182
5.0 L/303

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Port/Direct Injection

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
2MK, ZMT, _DCT01
Not Available

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 7
10

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD - Manual w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.11 - 4.81
4.92

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.32 - 2.59
3.15

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.54 - 1.70
2.35

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.18 - 1.28
1.88

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.46

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 - 0.85
1.19

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.73 - 4.17
5.17

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.46
2.94

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.0 - 8.4
9.3

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
210
Not Available

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/35YR19
P245/40YR21 - P245/45YR20

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P265/35YR19
P275/35YR21 - P275/40YR20

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 9 in.
20 X 8.5 - 21 X 8.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 X 10 in.
20 X 9.5 - 21 X 9.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.4 ft.
34.8 - 35.4 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
15 in.
13.3 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.5 in.
12.1 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
13.7 gal.
21.7 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.4 - 40.1 in.
36.8 - 37.2 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.5 in.
42 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.4 in.
56.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
35.6 - 36.5 in.
32.2 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
33 in.
32.5 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
53.4 in.
48.9 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106 in.
113 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
176.2 in.
187.4 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73 in.
75.6 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
55.5 in.
53 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.2 in.
64.2 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
63 in.
64.4 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
13.8 ft³.
5.4 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
1.00

Model Group

Model Group
2 Series
LC 500

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Coupe
Coupe

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.0
5.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4