BMW M3 vs Lexus IS F

Picture of Lexus IS F
Picture of BMW M3 (E92)
Category Lexus IS FBMW M3 (E92)
Engine layout 5.0 l V84.0 l V8
Max power (ps / bhp) 423 / 417420 / 414
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 505 / 372400 / 295
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1728 / 38101622 / 3576
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 245 / 241259 / 255
Average price €70,000€69,000

Acceleration (mph)

Speed & distance Lexus IS FBMW M3 (E92)
0 - 30 mph 1.8 s1.7 s
0 - 40 mph 2.5 s2.5 s
0 - 50 mph 3.4 s3.3 s
0 - 60 mph 4.3 s3.9 s
0 - 70 mph 5.5 s5.6 s
0 - 80 mph 6.8 s7.1 s
0 - 90 mph 8.2 s8.6 s
0 - 100 mph 9.8 s9.4 s
0 - 150 mph 25.0 s23.9 s
Est. 1/8 mile 9.1 s @ 94.4 mph8.9 s @ 95.7 mph
1/4 mile 12.7 s @ 113.4 mph12.4 s @ 114.3 mph

Acceleration (kph)

Speed & distance Lexus IS FBMW M3 (E92)
0 - 50 kph 2.1 s1.9 s
0 - 100 kph 4.7 s4.3 s
0 - 160 kph 10.9 s9.9 s
0 - 200 kph 15.6 s15.2 s
1000 m 24.7 s @ 227.0 kph23.5 s @ 230.0 kph
60 - 100 kph (4) 5.0 s4.3 s
80 - 120 kph (5) 6.0 s5.4 s
80 - 120 kph (6) 7.0 s6.6 s

General performance

Category Lexus IS FBMW M3 (E92)
Top speed 278 kph (173 mph)280 kph (174 mph)
Est. max acceleration 0.63 g (6 m/s²)0.66 g (6 m/s²)
Fuel economy 13.4 l/100 km (18 mpg US / 21 UK)13.0 l/100 km (18 mpg US / 22 UK)
Lateral acceleration 0.95 g (9 m/s²)0.94 g (9 m/s²)
100 kph - 0 35 m (116 ft)34 m (111 ft)
200 kph - 0 141 m (462 ft)136 m (445 ft)

Summary

Category Lexus IS FBMW M3 (E92)
Track Performance 16901764
Straight line speed 25662857
Total 42564622

Verdict

M3 is the fastest by a small margin.

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Karthick01  10y ago

No Suprise Here.