The horsepower of the BMW is by 23 % bigger in relation to the Lexus GS IV. As the difference is little this should not affect the vehicles performance extensively.
The BMW 5-Series F10 Gran Turismo F07 consumes 17 percent less fuel in the combined cycle than the Lexus GS IV. The BMW 5-Series F10 Gran Turismo F07, being classified in „E” segment burns up by 1.4 l less amount of fuel than the average in its segment. The average fuel consumption in this class in the mixed cycle amounts to 8.8 l.
The BMW 5-Series F10 has 22 % more torque in relation to the Lexus GS IV. Even though a great deal of people do not attach importance the maximum torque when buying a car, it describes the best how fast a car is speeding up. In this case the difference is not really big so you probably will not feel the difference.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The BMW 5-Series F10 Gran Turismo F07 accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h in 6.7 s, which is 1.9 s than the Lexus. However the difference is not as much big to be taken into consideration when buying a car.
The BMW 5-Series F10 Gran Turismo F07 features 127 liters
compared with the Lexus GS IV.
Such a difference is quite relevant
therefore it will matters in terms
of the comfort of the
car’s usage. It is worth to note that
the BMW 5-Series F10 Gran Turismo F07 has
trunk size than the average in the
same class. Bigger
boot will be useful during family
journeys as well as during
everyday car’s usage.
The top speed possible to be reached by the BMW 5-Series F10 is higher in comparison to this of the Lexus GS IV which allows to drive the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference at the level of 20 km/h is not big and is not realy noticable in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range and a lower value of revolutions at which the highest torque is produced affects an engine’s effectiveness and dynamism. However, to have a full perspective on a car’s engine performance, it is always worth to check a torque graph.
The width of the vehicle influences on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The BMW 5-Series F10 is 61 millimeters wider than the Lexus GS IV. It is often clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The Lexus GS IV 250 209HP automatic loses with the BMW 5-Series F10 in the aspect of fuel tank size. The BMW is able to hold by 4 liters more fuel in relation to the Lexus.
BMW 5-Series F10 Gran Turismo F07 528i 258HP automatic has 8 % longer wheelbase than the Lexus. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also provides more storage space. But, vehicles having a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
Number of gears
The BMW 5-Series F10 Gran Turismo F07 has a one additional
gear compared to the
Lexus GS IV. Sometimes the
extra speed is a very
tall one thanks to which the previous
gears can be shorter in order to
allow better performance in the
lower gears. One more speed as well affect
fuel consumption and CO2 emission.
The BMW 5-Series F10 has by 20 % bigger engine capacity when compared to the Lexus GS IV. This may have a little impact as far as acceleration is concerned, as both values does not differ much.
The BMW 5-Series F10 is 3 percent longer when compared to the Lexus GS IV. The length of the vehicle is significant in terms of travelling comfort and space in the trunk. The BMW very likely will be offering to it's users more space for legs. At the same time the BMW 5-Series F10 will be better driven ,however, the Lexus GS IV 250 209HP automatic will be a slightly easier for parking due to shorter length .
Number of doors
A five-door car usually means a hatchback and for that reason the BMW, where you can open up the boot lid and fold flat the back seats making more room, has the edge over the four-door Lexus GS IV which in turn has smaller lid and a partition behind the rear seats.
If you are a tall driver or you tend to carry in the trunk thinks of big size, the BMW 5-Series F10, which is by 7 percent higher than the Lexus GS IV, would be appropriate option for you. However, these two cars do not differ much in its height and it should not be much noticeable.