Lexus ES vs. Lexus IS

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$38,950
$38,210 - $40,660

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.89 / 5
28 Reviews
4.56 / 5
16 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
268 hp
241 - 260 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.5L V6 DOHC 24V Dual VVT
3.5L V6 DOHC 24V Dual VVT
2.0L Turbo I4 DOHC 16V Dual VVT

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Optional

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
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.9 in.
44.8 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.5 - 37.7 in.
38.2 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
40 in.
32.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.9 - 37.5 in.
36.9 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
15.2 cu. ft.
10.8 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P215/55VR17 - P225/45R18
P225/40YR18 - P225/45VR17

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111 in.
110.2 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
37.4 ft.
34.2 - 35.4 ft.

Length

Length
193.3 in.
184.3 in.

Width

Width
71.7 in.
71.3 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3571 lbs.
3583 - 3737 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
268 hp
241 - 260 hp

Torque

Torque
248 ft. lbs.
236 - 258 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
100 lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
17.2 gal.
17.4 gal.

Combined

Combined
26 mpg
23 - 27 mpg

City

City
21 mpg
19 - 22 mpg

Highway

Highway
30 mpg
26 - 32 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Lexus ES
Lexus IS

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
100.1 ft³.
90.2 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3571 lbs.
3583 - 3737 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
24 mpg.
22 - 26 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
21 mpg.
19 - 22 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
30 mpg.
26 - 32 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1000 lbs.
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 - Premium Unleaded V-6

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
100 lbs.
2.0 L/122 - 3.5 L/211

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1000 lbs.
Port/Direct Injection

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
100 lbs.
6 - 8

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded V-6
Automatic w/OD

Displacement

Displacement
3.5 L/211
3.52 - 4.60

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
2.04 - 2.72

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
1.40 - 1.86

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
1.00 - 1.46

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.30
0.71 - 1.23

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.90
0.58 - 1.00

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.42
3.17 - 4.06

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
3.13 - 3.77

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.71
6.8 - 8.0

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.61
Double Wishbone

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.15
Multi-Link

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.46
Double Wishbone

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.4
Multi-Link

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130
P225/40YR18 - P225/45VR17

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
P225/45VR17 - P255/35YR18

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Strut
Compact

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
17 X 7.5 - 18 X 8 in.

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Strut
17 X 7.5 - 18 X 8.5 in.

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P215/55VR17 - P225/45R18
Compact in.

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P215/55VR17 - P225/45R18
Aluminum

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Aluminum

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 - 18 X 7.5 in.
Steel

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 - 18 X 7.5 in.
Rack-Pinion

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
34.2 - 35.4 ft.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
4-Wheel Disc

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
4-Wheel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Yes

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Yes

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
37.4 ft.
13.2 in.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
12.2 in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
17.4 gal.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
38.2 in.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
44.8 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.6 in.
55.9 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 in.
54.3 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
17.2 gal.
36.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.5 - 37.7 in.
32.2 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.9 in.
53.4 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.6 in.
54 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
54.8 in.
110.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.9 - 37.5 in.
184.3 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
40 in.
71.3 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55 in.
56.3 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
53.8 in.
60.4 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111 in.
61 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
193.3 in.
5.1 - 5.3 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
71.7 in.
10.8 ft³.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
57.1 in.
0.82

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.6 in.
0.69

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
62 in.
IS300

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
6.1 in.
Intermediate Luxury

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
15.2 ft³.
Sedan

Model Group

Model Group
ES350
2.0 - 3.5

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Luxury
DOHC

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
aluminum

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.5
4 - 6

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
4