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2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 740 vs. 2014 Jaguar XJ 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 ActiveHybrid 740 than the Jaguar XJ. The BMW ActiveHybrid 740 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Jaguar XJ.

Convenience
The BMW ActiveHybrid 740 will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Jaguar XJ, 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 ActiveHybrid 740 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Jaguar XJ. 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 740 and the Jaguar XJ have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW ActiveHybrid 740 is about the same width as the Jaguar XJ. When looking at overall length, the BMW ActiveHybrid 740 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Jaguar XJ.

Drivetrain
The BMW ActiveHybrid 740 has much less torque than the Jaguar XJ, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The BMW ActiveHybrid 740 has a larger turning radius than the Jaguar XJ, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW ActiveHybrid 740 is significantly less powerful than the Jaguar XJ. 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 ActiveHybrid 740 and the Jaguar XJ. The BMW ActiveHybrid 740 has less cargo capacity than the Jaguar XJ, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
The BMW ActiveHybrid 740 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Jaguar XJ.

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2013 BMW
ActiveHybrid 740

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MSRP*: $84,300
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2014 Jaguar
XJ

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MSRP*: $74,200 - $119,000
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 6.72%
City MPG: 22 15 - 18
Highway MPG: 30 23 - 27
Engine(s): Inline-6 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $77,555 $68,264 - $109,390

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