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Lexus IS vs. BMW 3-Series Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Lexus IS vs. BMW 3-Series Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $43,480

Lexus IS 300   
Difference: $9,180

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20202020
ModelIS3-Series
Trim300330i
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $38,560 $40,750
Navigation system 1,735  
Blind spot warning system 600 500
Premium Package 700  
Obstacle detection, rear 500 750
AWD 0 2,000
Heated steering wheel 150 190
Sunshade, rear, power 210 575
Driving Assistance Package   500
Convenience Tier   1,750
Premium Tier   2,900
Luxury Design   0
Metallic paint (extra cost)   550
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed   1,200
Navigation system 1,604  
Blind spot warning system 552 460
Premium Package 644  
Obstacle detection, rear 460 690
AWD 0 1,860
Heated steering wheel 140 175
Sunshade, rear, power 192 530
Driving Assistance Package   460
Convenience Tier   1,610
Premium Tier   2,670
Luxury Design   0
Metallic paint (extra cost)   505
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed   1,105
Options (change) 3,895 10,915
Options (change) 3,592 10,065
Destination 1,025 995
Total Price $43,480 $52,660

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Lexus IS vs. BMW 3-Series

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Lexus IS 300
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $7,215
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $6,204
Model Year20202020
ModelIS3-Series
Trim300330i
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine255hp V6255hp I4
TransmissionT6T8
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)19/26 MPG25/34 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)293, 8205, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/45-17225/45-18
Total Price$43,480$52,660
Adjustments for Features0-1,965
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$43,480$50,695

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Features Comparison: Lexus IS vs. BMW 3-Series

Model Year20202020
ModelIS3-Series
Trim300330i
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1300
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control$750 
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed $1000
Hands-free trunk or liftgate $100
Sunshades, second row $125
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats $0
Cross-traffic warning, rear$100 
Hill descent control $250
Lane departure prevention, steering-based$200 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100 
Rear side airbags$300 
Temporary spare tire$150 
Tires, run-flat $150
Vehicle health reports$0 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment $50
Overhead sunglass holder$25 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity $50
Handwriting recognition $200
Heated windshield washer nozzles $15
In-vehicle Internet $150
Media drive $15
Navigation map updates, three years $0
Rain-sensing wipers $175
Rear air vents$100 
Rear air vents with manual controls $150
Residual heat $50
S Voice support $0
Satellite radio$200 
Satellite radio - one year subscription $250
SMS text-to-speech reader$25 
Variable intermittent wipers$75 
Voice control for external devices $0
Water-repellent front-door glass$15 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Analog clock$25 
Auto-dimming headlights$200 
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75 
Compass $0
Head-up display (HUD) $350
LED headlights $1000
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only$750 
Mirror tilt-down in reverse $25
Power-folding mirrors $50
Powertrain 
Automatic start / stop $150
Regenerative braking $0
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300 
Manual thigh support length adjuster, driver seat $50
Manual thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat $50
Memory system, driver seat $200
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat $150
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $150
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100 
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat $100
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat $100
Upholstered instrument cluster hood$50 
Wood trim $300
Total Value of Features$6,440$8,405
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$1,965
Value of Feature Adjustments0-419

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Specifications Comparison: Lexus IS vs. BMW 3-Series

Model Year20202020
ModelIS3-Series
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase110.2 in112.2 in
Length184.3 in185.7 in
Width71.3 in71.9 in
Height56.3 in56.8 in
Curb Weight3,737 lb.3,772 lb.
Fuel Capacity17.4 gal.15.6 gal.
Row 1 Headroom38.2 in38.7 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.9 in56.0 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.3 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom44.8 in42.0 in
Row 2 Headroom36.9 in37.6 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room53.4 in54.6 in
Row 2 Hip Room54.0 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom32.2 in35.2 in
Cargo Volume10.8 ft316.9 ft3

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Option Package Details
Lexus IS 300

Navigation system
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system550Yes
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
SMS text-to-speech reader25No
Speed limit information0No
Vehicle health reports0No
App support100Yes
Total Requested72597%
Total Not Requested253%
Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Cooled or ventilated front seats300No
Rearview camera200Yes
Total Requested20040%
Total Not Requested30060%

Option Package Details
BMW 3-Series 330i

Obstacle detection, rear
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Total Requested500100%
Total Not Requested00%
Sunshade, rear, power
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunshade, rear, power225Yes
Sunshades, second row125No
Total Requested22564%
Total Not Requested12536%
AWD
FeatureValueRequested?
AWD0Yes
Hill descent control250No
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested250100%
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Total Requested20021%
Total Not Requested75079%
Driving Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Speed limit information0No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested650100%
Total Not Requested00%
Convenience Tier
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat150No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150No
Proximity key250Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100No
Total Requested115064%
Total Not Requested65036%
Premium Tier
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Head-up display (HUD)350No
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15No
In-vehicle Internet150No
Handwriting recognition200No
Siri Eyes Free support0Yes
S Voice support0No
4G LTE connectivity50No
Navigation map updates, three years0No
Navigation system600Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Remote app25Yes
Total Requested95055%
Total Not Requested76545%
Luxury Design
FeatureValueRequested?
Additional chrome trim0No
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)25Yes
Chrome interior accents (optional)0No
Total Requested25100%
Total Not Requested00%

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