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  • 2015 BMW 2-Series

    #2 in 2015 Luxury Small Cars

  • 2015 Infiniti Q50

    #14 in 2015 Luxury Small Cars

  • 2015 Lexus IS

    #4 in 2015 Luxury Small Cars

  • Prices

    • MSRP
    • $32,100
    • $37,150
    • $36,550
    • Avg. Paid
    • $20,628
    • $22,380
    • $22,705

    U.S. News Scores

    • Overall
    • 8.7 /10
    • 8.2 /10
    • 8.4 /10
    • Critics' Rating
    • 9.3 /10
    • 8.5 /10
    • 8.7 /10
    • Performance
    • 8.8 /10
    • 7.8 /10
    • 8.2 /10
    • Interior
    • 7.5 /10
    • 7.7 /10
    • 8.3 /10
    • Cost to Own
    • 8.3 /10
    • 8.5 /10
    • 8.2 /10
    • Safety
    • 10.0 /10
    • 9.3 /10
    • 9.5 /10
    • Reliability
    • 3.5 /5
    • 2.5 /5
    • 4.0 /5

    Pros & Cons

    • Pros
    •  

      • Athletic handling
      • Potent powertrains
      • Great safety score

       

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      • Robust, fast V6 engine
      • Vigorous handling
      • Upscale cabin materials

       

      • Solid safety and reliability ratings
      • Upscale interior
      • Plush ride
      • Powerful available engine
    • Cons
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      • Cramped rear seats

       

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      • Complicated dual-screen infotainment system
      • Lower fuel economy than many rivals
      • Optional steering system lacks response

       

      • Below-average fuel economy
      • Finicky infotainment controller

    General Specs

    • Transmission
    • Automatic
    • Automatic
    • Automatic
    • Drivetrain
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    • Fuel/Engine
    • Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/122
    • Premium Unleaded V-6 3.7 L/226
    • Premium Unleaded V-6 2.5 L/152
    • MPG
    • 23 City / 36 Hwy
    • 20 City / 30 Hwy
    • 21 City / 30 Hwy
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    Exterior

    Body
    • Body Style
    • Coupe
    • Sedan
    • Sedan
    Dimensions
    • Wheelbase (in.)
    • 105.9
    • 112.2
    • 110.2
    • Length, Overall (in.)
    • 174.7
    • 188.3
    • 183.7
    • Width, Max w/o mirrors (in.)
    • 69.8
    • 71.8
    • 71.3
    • Height, Overall (in.)
    • 55.8
    • 56.8
    • 56.3
    Doors & Windows
    • Rear Defrost
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Windows
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Doors & Windows
    • Rear Defrost
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Windows
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Exterior Features
    • Sun/Moon Roof
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Sun/Moonroof
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Rear Spoiler
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Optional
    Measurements
    • Base Curb Weight (lbs.)
    • 3300
    • 3574
    • 3461
    Tires & Wheels
    • Tires - Front All-Season
    •  
    • Optional
    •  
    • Tires - Front Performance
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Tires - Rear All-Season
    •  
    • Optional
    •  
    • Tires - Rear Performance
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Compact Spare Tire
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Aluminum Wheels
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Wheel Locks
    •  
    •  
    • Optional

    Interior

    Convenience & Comfort
    • Alarm
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Back-Up Camera
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Cruise Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Adaptive Cruise Control
    •  
    •  
    • Optional
    • Vehicle Anti-Theft System
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Fog Lamps
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Auto-Off Headlights
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • HID headlights
    • Optional
    •  
    • Standard
    • Keyless Start
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rear Parking Aid
    •  
    •  
    • Optional
    • Automatic Parking
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Hands-Free Liftgate
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Remote Engine Start
    •  
    •  
    • Optional
    • Adjustable Steering Wheel
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Steering Wheel Controls
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Heated Steering Wheel
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Trip Computer
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Remote Trunk Release
    • Optional
    • Standard
    •  
    • Universal Garage Door Opener
    • Optional
    •  
    • Standard
    • Intermittent Wipers
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rain Sensing Wipers
    • Standard
    •  
    • Optional
    • Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Keyless Entry
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Door Locks
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Electrochromic rearview mirror
    • Optional
    •  
    • Standard
    • Heated Mirrors
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Mirror Memory
    • Optional
    •  
    • Optional
    • Power Mirrors
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Driver Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Steering
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Dimensions
    • Passenger Capacity
    • 4
    • 5
    • 5
    • Passenger Volume (cu. ft.)
    •  
    • 113.9
    • 90.2
    • Front Head Room (in.)
    • 40.1
    • 40.2
    • 38.2
    • Front Leg Room (in.)
    • 41.5
    • 44.5
    • 44.8
    • Front Shoulder Room (in.)
    • 54.4
    • 56.7
    • 55.9
    • Front Hip Room (in.)
    •  
    • 53.2
    • 54.3
    • Second Head Room (in.)
    • 36.5
    • 37.5
    • 36.9
    • Second Leg Room (in.)
    • 33
    • 35.1
    • 32.2
    • Second Shoulder Room (in.)
    • 53.4
    • 56.1
    • 53.4
    • Second Hip Room (in.)
    •  
    • 52.5
    • 54
    • Trunk Volume (cu. ft.)
    • 13.8
    • 13.5
    • 13.8
    Entertainment
    • AM/FM Stereo
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Auxiliary Audio Input
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • CD Player
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • HD Radio
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • MP3 Player
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Satellite Radio
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Premium Sound System
    • Optional
    •  
    • Optional
    • Hard Disk Drive
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Smart Device Integration
    • Optional
    • Standard
    •  
    Heating & Cooling
    • Climate Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Dual Zone A/C
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • A/C
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Navigation & Communication
    • Navigation System
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Onboard Hands-Free Communications System
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Wireless Cell Phone Hookup
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Seats
    • Leather Seats
    • Optional
    •  
    • Optional
    • Premium Synthetic Seats
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Cooled Driver Seat
    •  
    •  
    • Optional
    • Heated Front Seats
    • Optional
    •  
    • Optional
    • Driver Lumbar
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Lumbar
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Seat Memory
    • Optional
    •  
    • Optional
    • Power Driver Seat
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Passenger Seat
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Pass-Through Rear Seat
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • 2nd Row Bench Seat
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Bucket Seats
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
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    Safety

    Airbags
    • Driver Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Front Head Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rear Head Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Front Side Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rear Side Air Bag
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    Brakes
    • 4-Wheel ABS
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Safety Features
    • Brake Assist
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Electronic Stability Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Daytime Running Lights
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Child Safety Locks
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Traction Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Blind Spot Monitor
    •  
    •  
    • Optional
    • Auto-Leveling Headlights
    • Optional
    •  
    • Standard
    • Lane Departure Warning
    • Optional
    •  
    • Optional
    • Cross-Traffic Alert
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    •  
    • Optional
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    Mechanical

    Engine & Performance
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 4 Cylinder Engine
    • Standard
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    • V6 Cylinder Engine
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Turbocharged
    • Standard
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    • Engine Type
    • Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
    • Premium Unleaded V-6
    • Premium Unleaded V-6
    • Displacement
    • 2.0 L/122
    • 3.7 L/226
    • 2.5 L/152
    • Horsepower (Net @ RPM)
    • 240 @ 5000
    • 328 @ 7000
    • 204 @ 6400
    • Torque (Net @ RPM)
    • 255 @ 1250
    • 269 @ 5200
    • 185 @ 4800
    • Transmission
    • Automatic w/OD
    • Automatic w/OD
    • Automatic w/OD
    • Turning diameter
    • 35.8
    •  
    • 34.2
    Fuel
    • Gasoline Fuel
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
    • 23
    • 20
    • 21
    • EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
    • 36
    • 30
    • 30
    • Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal.)
    • 13.7
    • 20
    • 17.4
    Suspension
    • Active Suspension System
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Suspension Type - Front
    • Strut
    • Double Wishbone
    • Double Wishbone
    • Suspension Type - Rear
    • Multi-Link
    • Multi-Link
    • Multi-Link
    • Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
    • Strut
    • Double Wishbone
    • Double Wishbone
    • Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
    • Multi-Link
    • Multi-Link
    • Multi-Link
    Transmission
    • Automatic
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 6-Speed Automatic
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • 7-Speed Automatic
    •  
    • Standard
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    • 8-Speed Automatic
    • Standard
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    • Manual
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • 6-Speed Manual
    • Optional
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