BMW M4 vs. Lexus LC

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$77,650
$92,300

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
425 hp
471 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0L 6
COMPETITION PACKAGE
5.0L DOHC 32V V8 Dual VVT

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.2 in.
42 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.4 in.
36.8 - 37.2 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
33.1 in.
32.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.1 in.
32.2 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
7.8 cu. ft.
5.4 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

CD Player

CD Player
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System

Passengers

Passengers
4
4

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Tire Width

Tire Width
P255/35YR19 - P265/30YR20
P245/40YR21 - P245/45YR20

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
110.7 in.
113 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
40 ft.
34.8 - 35.4 ft.

Length

Length
184.5 in.
187.4 in.

Width

Width
73.6 in.
75.6 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4070 - 4125 lbs.
4280 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
425 - 444 hp
471 hp

Torque

Torque
406 ft. lbs.
398 ft. lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
Straight 6 Cylinder
8 Cylinders

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.9 gal.
21.7 gal.

Combined

Combined
19 - 21 mpg
21 mpg

City

City
16 - 17 mpg
16 mpg

Highway

Highway
22 - 25 mpg
25 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
BMW M4
Lexus LC

Body Style

Body Style
Convertible
Coupe

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Subcompact Cars
Subcompact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4
4

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4070 - 4125 lbs.
4280 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
19 - 20 mpg.
19 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
16 - 17 mpg.
16 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
22 - 25 mpg.
25 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin 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 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
8.8 - 9.3
9.3

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
P255/35YR19, P255/40YR18, P265/30YR20
P245/40YR21 - P245/45YR20

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P275/35YR19, P275/40YR18, P285/30YR20
P275/35YR21 - P275/40YR20

Front Wheel Size

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

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 10 - 20 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
40 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 - 15.8 in.
15.7 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.6 - 15 in.
14.1 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.9 gal.
21.7 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.4 in.
36.8 - 37.2 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.2 in.
42 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
55.3 in.
56.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.1 in.
32.2 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
33.1 in.
32.5 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
49.8 in.
48.9 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
110.7 in.
113 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
184.5 in.
187.4 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

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

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
54.6 in.
53 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.2 in.
64.2 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
63.1 in.
64.4 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
7.8 ft³.
5.4 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
1.00

Model Group

Model Group
4 Series
LC 500

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Convertible
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