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2015 BMW 650 Gran Coupe vs. 2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 740 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW ActiveHybrid 740 than the BMW 650 Gran Coupe, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the BMW 650 Gran Coupe and the BMW ActiveHybrid 740 in the front seats.

Convenience
With the BMW ActiveHybrid 740 you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the BMW 650 Gran Coupe, due to its tank size and 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 650 Gran Coupe is somewhat more expensive than the BMW ActiveHybrid 740. 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 650 Gran Coupe and the BMW ActiveHybrid 740 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW 650 Gran Coupe is about the same width as the BMW ActiveHybrid 740. The BMW 650 Gran Coupe is slightly shorter than the BMW ActiveHybrid 740, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the BMW 650 Gran Coupe does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the BMW ActiveHybrid 740.

Handling
The BMW 650 Gran Coupe has a smaller turning radius than the BMW ActiveHybrid 740, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW 650 Gran Coupe has a much more powerful engine than the BMW ActiveHybrid 740. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW 650 Gran Coupe and the BMW ActiveHybrid 740. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW 650 Gran Coupe will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the BMW ActiveHybrid 740.

Warranty
The BMW 650 Gran Coupe comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW ActiveHybrid 740.

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2015 BMW
650 Gran Coupe

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MSRP*: $89,600 - $92,600

2013 BMW
ActiveHybrid 740

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MSRP*: $84,300
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $2,000 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 3.11% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 3.10% --
City MPG: 16 - 17 22
Highway MPG: 24 - 25 --
Engine(s): V-8 Inline-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $82,430 - $85,190 $77,555

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