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2017 Lexus IS vs Audi A4: Drive or Be Driven

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While the Audi A4 is all about the experience behind the wheel, the new 2017 Lexus IS is all about the comfort in the back. These both model clearly have different goals. If it were up to you, which model will you pick?

The 2017 Lexus IS will be coming in with an upgraded exterior that will include a new head light design, as well as an upgraded rear design. Under the hood is a 2.0 liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that will be offering about 241hp. There is also a 3.5 liter V6 engine option wich will offer about 255hp on the all wheel drive IS300 model and 306hp on the IS350.

Safety features like the pre-collision system, auto high beam headlights, lane departure warning and more will all be offered as standard features now.

The Audi A4, on the other hand, will come in with a 252hp engine that will be mated to a seven-speed auto transmission. The engine will return about 24mpg in the city and will only need 5.2 seconds to go from 0-60mph. It also has a top speed of 130mph.

Have you made up your mind yet?