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2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 3 vs. 2013 Infiniti M37 Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will feel a little more squished in the BMW ActiveHybrid 3 than in the Infiniti M37, due to the BMW ActiveHybrid 3's smaller rear head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the BMW ActiveHybrid 3 and the Infiniti M37 in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the BMW ActiveHybrid 3 as you will with the Infiniti M37, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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). Whether you pick the BMW ActiveHybrid 3 or the Infiniti M37, it's going to cost you about the same. 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 ActiveHybrid 3 and the Infiniti M37 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW ActiveHybrid 3 is a little narrower than the Infiniti M37, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. If you go with the BMW ActiveHybrid 3, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Infiniti M37.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW ActiveHybrid 3 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Infiniti M37.

Handling
The BMW ActiveHybrid 3 has about the same turning radius as the Infiniti M37, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The BMW ActiveHybrid 3 has less horsepower than the Infiniti M37, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW ActiveHybrid 3 and the Infiniti M37. The BMW ActiveHybrid 3 has significantly less cargo room than the Infiniti M37, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
The Infiniti M37 offers a little more coverage in its basic warranty than the BMW ActiveHybrid 3.

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2013 BMW
ActiveHybrid 3

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MSRP*: $49,650
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2013 Infiniti
M37

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MSRP*: $48,700
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City MPG: 25 18
Highway MPG: 33 --
Engine(s): Inline-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/60,000 miles
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $45,680 $45,291

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