Though the demand for their luxury SUVs seems endless, the world’s high-end automakers continue to invest in their full-size flagship sedans. Last year, BMW gave its legendary 7 Series a serious facelift that included more power, updated features, and a more modern look. This year, Lexus fires back. It has given its largest sedan a meaningful list of upgrades — both inside and out — and the LS is the best it's ever been.
Both the BMW 7 Series and the Lexus LS offer a choice of rear- or all-wheel drive, powerful turbocharged engines, hybrid powertrains, spacious interiors, and a compelling mix of luxury, performance, and prestige. But which is best? Let’s examine the 2021 Lexus LS and 2021 BMW 7 Series in key areas and decide.