2020 BMW 8-Series

2020 BMW 8-Series

2020 Lexus LC

2020 Lexus LC

2020 BMW 8-Series vs 2020 Lexus LC


If you are looking for a car with a driver’s perspective, the remodeled BMW 8-Series is the best pick with athletic handling, powerful engines and a well-designed cockpit with zero flaws. The only reason for this beast to rank in the bottom half of its class is the heavy competition in this class.

The 2020 Lexus LC, is also an impressive luxury sports cars. Its highlights are animated powertrains, high-class cabin, a nice combination of handling composure and comfort, and an impressive predicted reliability rating.

Design & Style

Talking about the design, the convertible and couple models of the 2020 BMW 8-Series have two doors and four seats which is perfect for a family drive with kids since space is limited on the back. The power-adjustable seats with heating and ventilation features make this car extremely comforting. The add-ons are leather upholstery with standard trim options to enhance aesthetics.

The Lexus LC is a 2+2 sports car that comes with standard leather upholstery and nearly the same features as the BMW. However, the upgrade model comes with a heated steering wheel, and Alcantara inserts.

Technology & Safety

BMW 8-series is equipped with iDrive infotainment system with a large touch screen display. Smartphone users are going to love the Wi-Fi hot spot and wireless charging pad. Unlike its competitors, BMW also offers one-year coverage of Apple CarPlay subscription. Enjoy unlimited access to music with 16-speaker Harman Kardon surround-sound audio system. The standard features like the navigation system are kept as it is. The Gran Coupe of 8-series comes standard with automatic emergency braking, forward collision warning, adaptive headlights, rain-sensing windshield wipers, etc.

The LC’s Enform information system has a 10.3 widescreen with access to Apple CarPlay, Amazon Alexa, HD radio and Satellite radio. However, Android Auto is not offered which might upset the android users. The remote touchpad controller doesn’t function properly. The safety features include red cross traffic alert, blind spot monitoring along with Lexus’ Safety System+ with some additional security features like pedestrian detection, adaptive cruise control, pre-collision warning, etc.


The 2020 BMW 8-Series has got a 335-horsepower powerful engine to easily swift this heavy-weighing car. In just five seconds, Its 3.0-liter turbocharged six-cylinder engine can go from 0-mph to 60-mph which is amazing.

Being a luxury sports car, the nonhybrid LC 500 has a better rating in terms of power and performance. Its 5.0-liter V8 engine produces torque equals to 471 horsepower and 398 pound-feet. It can go zero to 60 mph in just 4.4 seconds without any jerk.

The Bottom Line

The 2020 BMW 8-series is a luxury car inside and out. It has got comfort and class to look elegant and run like a beast on the road. The infotainment system is also high-end with accessibility to Apple CarPlay which its rivals are not offering.

Ready to Schedule a 2020 BMW 8-Series Test Drive Today?

At Competition BMW of Smithtown, we give you a chance to experience the 2020 BMW 8-Series. Come and visit us today or give us a call at (888) 734-3331 to schedule a test drive. Our dealership staff would pleasantly assist you.


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