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2014 BMW 535 Gran Turismo vs. 2014 BMW 550 Gran Turismo Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The BMW 535 Gran Turismo offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the BMW 550 Gran Turismo with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the BMW 535 Gran Turismo and the BMW 550 Gran Turismo in the front seats.

Convenience
The BMW 535 Gran Turismo will require fewer stops at the gas station than the BMW 550 Gran Turismo, 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 535 Gran Turismo will have less of an impact on your bank account than the BMW 550 Gran Turismo. 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 550 Gran Turismo have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW 535 Gran Turismo is about the same width as the BMW 550 Gran Turismo. When looking at overall length, the BMW 535 Gran Turismo takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the BMW 550 Gran Turismo.

Drivetrain
The BMW 535 Gran Turismo has much less torque than the BMW 550 Gran Turismo, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The BMW 535 Gran Turismo has about the same turning radius as the BMW 550 Gran Turismo, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW 535 Gran Turismo is significantly less powerful than the BMW 550 Gran Turismo. 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 535 Gran Turismo and the BMW 550 Gran Turismo. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the BMW 535 Gran Turismo as you will in the BMW 550 Gran Turismo.

Warranty
The BMW 535 Gran Turismo comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW 550 Gran Turismo.

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2014 BMW
535 Gran Turismo

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MSRP*: $60,200 - $62,500

2014 BMW
550 Gran Turismo

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MSRP*: $68,100 - $70,400
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Low APR Loan: As low as 3.12% As low as 3.59%
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.08% As low as 3.12%
City MPG: 18 - 19 16
Highway MPG: 26 - 28 24 - 25
Engine(s): Inline-6 V-8
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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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $55,385 - $57,500 $62,650 - $64,770

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