Lexus GS vs. Porsche Panamera

Ultra White
VS
Carmine Red

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$46,860 - $51,689
$69,362 - $75,131

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.75 / 5
4 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
338 hp
330 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.5L V6 24V DOHC Hybrid
3.0L Turbocharged V6

Interior Features

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Not Available
Optional

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 in.
Not Available

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38 in.
Not Available

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
36.8 in.
Not Available

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.8 in.
Not Available

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
15.9 cu. ft.
Not Available

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Not Available
Optional

Entertainment System

Entertainment System
Not Available
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Not Available
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control
Not Available
Optional

AC

AC
Not Available
Optional

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
Not Available
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
4

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Not Available
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Not Available
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Not Available
Optional

Cooled Rear Seats

Cooled Rear Seats
Not Available
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Not Available
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Not Available
Optional

Seat Massage

Seat Massage
Not Available
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Not Available
Optional

Exterior Features

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Not Available
Optional

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Not Available

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
112.2 in.
116.1 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
34.8 ft.
37.4 - 39 ft.

Length

Length
192.1 in.
198.8 in.

Width

Width
72.4 in.
76.3 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4112 .lbs
4001 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
338 hp
330 hp

Torque

Torque
257 ft. lbs.
331 ft. lbs.

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Not Available
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
17.4 gal.
23.7 gal.

Combined

Combined
15 - 17 mpg
11 - 14 mpg

City

City
29 mpg
21 mpg

Highway

Highway
34 mpg
28 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Not Available
Optional

Air Suspension

Air Suspension
Not Available
Optional

Safety Features

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional

Night Vision

Night Vision
Not Available
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Lexus GS
Porsche Panamera

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Hatchback

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Large Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
4

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
99 ft³.
Not Available

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4112 lbs.
4001 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
31 mpg.
24 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
29 mpg.
21 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
34 mpg.
28 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas/Electric V-6
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded V-6

Displacement

Displacement
3.5 L/211
3.0 L/183

Fuel System

Fuel System
Port/Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
1
8

Trans Description Cont.

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

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.27
3.36

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.7
7.3

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

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

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P235/45VR18
P265/45YR19, P275/35VR21, P275/35YR21, P275/40VR20, P275/40YR20

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P235/45VR18
P295/40YR19, P315/30VR21, P315/30YR21, P315/35VR20, P315/35YR20

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Not Available

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 8 in.
19 X 9 - 21 X 9.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 8 in.
19 X 10.5 - 21 X 11.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Not Available

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Not Available

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
34.8 ft.
37.4 - 39 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
13.1 in.
13.8 - 16.5 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.2 in.
13 - 15.4 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
17.4 gal.
23.7 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38 in.
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 in.
Not Available

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.3 in.
Not Available

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
54.5 in.
Not Available

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.8 in.
Not Available

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
36.8 in.
Not Available

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55.7 in.
Not Available

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
54.1 in.
Not Available

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
112.2 in.
116.1 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
192.1 in.
198.8 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
72.4 in.
76.3 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
57.3 in.
56 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62 in.
61.3 - 65.8 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
62.6 in.
64.5 - 65 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
5.1 in.
4.7 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
15.9 ft³.
Not Available

Model Group

Model Group
GS450h
Panamera

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury High
Luxury High

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Hatchback

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.5
3.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
6

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4