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2013 BMW 535 Gran Turismo vs. 2013 BMW 135 Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW 535 Gran Turismo than the BMW 135. The BMW 535 Gran Turismo will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the BMW 135.

Convenience
With the BMW 535 Gran Turismo you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the BMW 135, 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 535 Gran Turismo will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the BMW 135, 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 535 Gran Turismo and the BMW 135 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the BMW 535 Gran Turismo is much wider than the BMW 135, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the BMW 535 Gran Turismo, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the BMW 135.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the BMW 535 Gran Turismo and the BMW 135 do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The BMW 535 Gran Turismo has a significantly larger turning radius than the BMW 135, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the BMW 535 Gran Turismo and the BMW 135.

Utility
The BMW 535 Gran Turismo offers greater seating capacity than the BMW 135, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW 535 Gran Turismo will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the BMW 135.

Warranty
The BMW 535 Gran Turismo comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW 135.

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2013 BMW
535 Gran Turismo

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MSRP*: $58,300 - $60,600
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2013 BMW
135

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MSRP*: $39,600 - $43,550
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Low APR Loan: As low as 3.99% As low as 3.99%
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.08% As low as 4.08%
City MPG: 18 - 20 20
Highway MPG: 26 - 30 --
Engine(s): Inline-6 Inline-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $53,635 - $55,750 $36,430 - $40,065

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