2014 Lexus GS 350 vs. The Competition

During the car buying process there may be times when you’re comparing different vehicles.  When our clients come into Peterson Lexus to look at a 2014 GS 350 they may also be looking at the BMW 535i or the Mercedes-Benz E350.  Here are a few key points that the Lexus GS 350 offers as a comparison to the competition.

 2014 Lexus GS 350

2014 Lexus GS350

  • GS 350 is far more powerful, with more torque and superior refinement

  • GS 350 gives a more aggressive new exterior styling that makes the GS distinctive, bold, and instantly recognized

  • GS 350 has longer powertrain warranty compared to both the 535i and E350

  • GS 350 packs more available features that is unavailable in 535i including: Rear Cross-Traffic Alert. Lane Keep Assist, Spare Tire, Drive Mode Select

  • GS 350 packs more available features that is unavailable in E350 including: Heated Rear Seats, High-Intensity Discharge Headlamps, Heads-Up Display, Drive Mode Select

 

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BMW 535i

2014 535i

  • A $7,000 higher starting price with less horsepower than GS350

  • There are 2 less airbags than the GS

  • The Powertrain Warranty on a BMW 535i is 2 yrs/20k miles less than GS (BMW: 4yrs/50k miles

  • According to IntelliChoice, the 535i could cost more than $8,000 more to own and operate over five years.

Mercedes-Benz E350

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  • A$6,000 higher starting price and less horsepower than GS350

  • There is 1 less airbag than the Lexus GS

  • The Powertrain Warranty on a Mercedes-Benz E350 is: 2 yrs/20k miles less than GS (Mercedes: 4yrs/50k miles)

  • 200 lbs heavier curb weight (less nimble)

 

 Peterson Lexus of Boise

We always have access to a great selection of Lexus GS 350′s.  Let us know if you have any questions regarding the Lexus GS or any other Lexus model.  We are located on the corner of Fairview and Maple Grove in Boise, Idaho or call us at 208.378.9000.

 

sources cited: Lexus E Showroom

BMW picture source: BMW USA

Mercedes picture source: Mercedes USA

Lexus picture source: Lexus

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