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2015 BMW 528 vs. 2014 BMW 535 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The BMW 528 offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the BMW 535 with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the BMW 528 and the BMW 535 in the front seats.

Convenience
The BMW 528 will require fewer stops at the gas station than the BMW 535, making it more convenient to drive.

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 528 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the BMW 535. 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 528 and the BMW 535 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW 528 is about the same width as the BMW 535. When looking at overall length, the BMW 528 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the BMW 535.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque, the BMW 528 doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the BMW 535.

Handling
The BMW 528 has about the same turning radius as the BMW 535, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW 528 is significantly less powerful than the BMW 535. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW 528 and the BMW 535. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the BMW 528 as you will in the BMW 535.

Warranty
The BMW 528 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW 535.

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2015 BMW
528

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MSRP*: $49,750 - $52,050

2014 BMW
535

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MSRP*: $55,100 - $57,400
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City MPG: 22 - 23 20
Highway MPG: 33 - 34 29 - 30
Engine(s): Inline-4 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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Invoice*: $45,770 - $47,885 $50,690 - $52,810

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