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2018 BMW 440 Gran Coupe vs. 2018 Ford Shelby GT350 Review

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Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW 440 Gran Coupe than the Ford Shelby GT350. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the BMW 440 Gran Coupe and the Ford Shelby GT350 in the front seats.

Convenience
With the BMW 440 Gran Coupe you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Ford Shelby GT350, 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). When looking only at MSRP, the BMW 440 Gran Coupe will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Ford Shelby GT350. 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 440 Gran Coupe will cost more in transportation costs than the Ford Shelby GT350.

Dimensions
Since the BMW 440 Gran Coupe is much slimmer than the Ford Shelby GT350, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The BMW 440 Gran Coupe is slightly shorter than the Ford Shelby GT350, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
The BMW 440 Gran Coupe has much less torque than the Ford Shelby GT350, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The BMW 440 Gran Coupe has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Ford Shelby GT350, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW 440 Gran Coupe is significantly less powerful than the Ford Shelby GT350. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Utility
The BMW 440 Gran Coupe offers greater seating capacity than the Ford Shelby GT350, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW 440 Gran Coupe will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Ford Shelby GT350.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the BMW 440 Gran Coupe than that of the Ford Shelby GT350.

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2018 BMW
440 Gran Coupe

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MSRP*: $49,700 - $51,700

2018 Ford
Shelby GT350

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MSRP*: $55,940
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City MPG: 21 14
Highway MPG: 31 - 32 N/A
Engine(s): Inline-6 V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $46,720 - $48,580 $52,863

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 are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.