Comparison: 2019 Volvo S90 vs. 2019 Lexus GS 350

Kansas City drivers looking for a luxury midsize sedan will want to look into the Volvo S90 and Lexus GS 350 sedans. The below comparison of the 2019 Volvo S90 against the 2019 Lexus GS 350 breaks down the specifics in their performance, technology, and comfort features. You will see how the 2019 Volvo S90 brings a wonderful balance of impressive performance, advanced technology, and a plush interior. Premier Volvo Overland Park has the Volvo S90 in stock, so visit us for a test drive.

Performance

2019 Volvo S90

Powering the Volvo S90 is a T5 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder turbocharged engine coupled with an eight-speed Geartronic™ automatic transmission and a front-wheel drivetrain. This base powertrain produces 250-hp and 258 lb-ft of torque and earns an estimated 34 mpg on the Kansas highways and 24 mpg driving through the city streets of Lee’s Summit and Olathe. Comfort, Dynamic, and Eco driving modes come standard to let you fit your Volvo S90 to your mood. Optional is a T6 2.0-liter turbocharged and supercharged engine with all-wheel drive which churns out 316-hp and a 400-hp T8 twin-charged engine with an electric motor.

2019 Lexus GS 350

The Lexus GS 350 is equipped with a 3.5-liter four-cylinder turbocharged V6 engine teamed with an eight-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive which generates 311-hp and 280 lb-ft of torque. The EPA-estimated fuel economy is 28 mpg on the highway and 20 mpg of city driving. Standard driving modes consist of Sport, Normal, and Eco modes. Optional is all-wheel drive and the high-performance GS 350 F Sport.

Technology

2019 Volvo S90

The Sensus infotainment system works in tandem with a 9.0-inch touchscreen display, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility, Bluetooth®, voice control, a ten-speaker sound system, SiriusXM® satellite radio, a USB port, keyless entry and drive, and navigation. A 12.3-inch digital driver display, HomeLink®, a head-up display, and a 19-speaker Bowers & Wilkins premium audio system with studio, individual stage, and Gothenburg Hall room modes are available.

2019 Lexus GS 350

The Lexus Enform infotainment system with Bluetooth® technology and voice command, SirusXM® satellite radio, HD Radio™ for traffic and weather service, Siri® Eyes Free, Amazon Alexa integration, a USB port, a SmartAccess key fob, HomeLink®, and a 12-speaker premium sound system come standard. Available are a 12.3-inch high-resolution multimedia display, a navigation system, and a 17-speaker Mark Levinson® premium surround-sound audio system.

Comfort

2019 Volvo S90

The S90 presents a high-end cabin with leatherette upholstery, 14-way power-adjustable front seats, electric-folding 60/40-split rear backrests with plenty of legroom, dual-zone climate control, and a panoramic moonroof. Optional are leather seats, heated, ventilated and massaging front seats, heated and ventilated rear seats, a heated steering wheel, and four-zone climate control.

2019 Lexus GS 350

A comfortable interior with synthetic leather upholstery, 10-way power-adjustable front seats, a power tilt-and-telescope steering wheel, ambient lighting, dual-zone climate control, and a power moonroof are standard features. A cabin with leather-trimmed seats, heated and ventilated front seats, a heated steering wheel, and a power rear sunshade are optional.

Pricing

2019 Volvo S90

Starting at $47,350 MSRP

2019 Lexus GS 350

Starting at $50,915 MSRP

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