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2016 BMW 435 vs. 2017 Chevrolet Volt Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will feel a little more squished in the BMW 435 than in the Chevrolet Volt, due to the BMW 435's smaller rear head- and legroom. The BMW 435 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Chevrolet Volt.

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 435 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Chevrolet Volt, 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 Destination Charge for the BMW 435 is much higher than that for the Chevrolet Volt.

Dimensions
The BMW 435 is about the same width as the Chevrolet Volt. When looking at overall length, the BMW 435 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Chevrolet Volt.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the BMW 435 does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Chevrolet Volt.

Handling
The BMW 435 has about the same turning radius as the Chevrolet Volt, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW 435 has a much more powerful engine than the Chevrolet Volt. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
The BMW 435 has less seating than the Chevrolet Volt, making the Chevrolet Volt the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the BMW 435 than that of the Chevrolet Volt.

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2016 BMW
435

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MSRP*: $48,150 - $50,150

2017 Chevrolet
Volt

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MSRP*: $33,220 - $37,570
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $1,500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 3.29% As low as 1.44%
City MPG: 20 --
Highway MPG: 30 - 31 --
Engine(s): Inline-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $44,800 - $46,640 $31,891 - $36,067

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.