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2014 BMW 428 vs. 2013 BMW 128 Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
The BMW 428 offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the BMW 128. The BMW 428 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the BMW 128.

Convenience
With the BMW 428 you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the BMW 128, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.

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). The BMW 428 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the BMW 128, which has a much lower MSRP. 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 428 and the BMW 128 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the BMW 428 is much wider than the BMW 128, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the BMW 428, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the BMW 128.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW 428 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the BMW 128.

Handling
The BMW 428 has a larger turning radius than the BMW 128, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW 428 is somewhat more powerful than the BMW 128.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW 428 and the BMW 128. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW 428 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the BMW 128.

Warranty
The BMW 428 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW 128.

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2014 BMW
428

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MSRP*: $40,500 - $42,500
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2013 BMW
128

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MSRP*: $31,500
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Low APR Loan: As low as 3.19% As low as 3.99%
Lease Incentive: As low as 3.12% As low as 4.08%
City MPG: 22 - 23 19
Highway MPG: 33 - 35 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-6
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $37,260 - $39,100 $28,980

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