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2014 BMW M6 vs. 2014 BMW 428 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW 428 than the BMW M6, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the BMW M6 and the BMW 428 in the front seats.

Convenience
With the BMW 428 you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the BMW M6, 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 M6 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the BMW 428, 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 M6 and the BMW 428 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the BMW M6 is much wider than the BMW 428, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the BMW M6, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the BMW 428.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the BMW M6 does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the BMW 428.

Handling
The BMW M6 has a larger turning radius than the BMW 428, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW M6 has a much more powerful engine than the BMW 428. 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 M6 and the BMW 428. The BMW M6 has less cargo capacity than the BMW 428, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
The BMW M6 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW 428.

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2014 BMW
M6

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MSRP*: $117,500

2014 BMW
428

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MSRP*: $48,750 - $50,750
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City MPG: 14 23
Highway MPG: 20 --
Engine(s): V-8 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $108,100 $44,850 - $46,690

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