Poll time! (I know these two are not exactly the same level but both are upgraded (and brand new) Japanese sport sedans

Lexus IS 500 or Acura TLX Type S?

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IS - last chance to get a new NA V8

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I just saw the new TLX the other day and damn… I was impressed

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IS for its NA V8 and relative bargain vs M3 or C63. Also the IS probably holds its value better than the Acura, which you should care about if you are buying new or leasing.

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Look at the resale on the IS-F, I think the 500 will hold its value like that. Also, Acura is kind of dead…

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Tlx, but I’m a Honda fanboy.

I’m thinking the Lexus will have better resale value due to the motor.

If you’re a Honda fanboy wouldn’t you prefer the Acura?

Get the IS. Better resale, better engine, and more competitive to the Germans

Neither. M340 will blow the doors off both these cars but I had to go Japanese, the Lexus

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