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2014 BMW 335 vs. 2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 3 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The BMW 335 offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the BMW ActiveHybrid 3 with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the BMW 335 and the BMW ActiveHybrid 3 in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the BMW 335 as you will with the BMW ActiveHybrid 3, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the BMW 335 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the BMW ActiveHybrid 3. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The BMW 335 and the BMW ActiveHybrid 3 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW 335 is about the same width as the BMW ActiveHybrid 3. When looking at overall length, the BMW 335 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the BMW ActiveHybrid 3.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the BMW 335 and the BMW ActiveHybrid 3 do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The BMW 335 has about the same turning radius as the BMW ActiveHybrid 3, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the BMW 335 and the BMW ActiveHybrid 3.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW 335 and the BMW ActiveHybrid 3. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW 335 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the BMW ActiveHybrid 3.

Warranty
The BMW 335 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW ActiveHybrid 3.

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2014 BMW
335

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MSRP*: $43,400 - $45,400

2013 BMW
ActiveHybrid 3

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MSRP*: $49,650
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: -- --
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.08% --
City MPG: 20 - 22 25
Highway MPG: 30 - 32 --
Engine(s): Inline-6 Inline-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $39,930 - $41,770 $45,680

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