Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW M3 than the BMW M6, due to its greater head- and legroom. The BMW M6 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the BMW M3.
With the BMW M6 you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the BMW M3, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.
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 M3, 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 M3 have similar Destination Charges.
Since the BMW M6 is much wider than the BMW M3, 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 M3.
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 M3.
The BMW M6 has about the same turning radius as the BMW M3, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW M6 has a much more powerful engine than the BMW M3. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW M6 and the BMW M3. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW M6 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the BMW M3.
The BMW M6 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW M3.
Compare the 2014 BMW M6 and the 2013 BMW M3.
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|Cash Back Rebate:||Up to $2,000||Up to $1,500|
|Low APR Loan:||As low as 2.99%||As low as 2.99%|
|Lease Incentive:||As low as 3.00%||As low as 3.00%|
|Seating Capacity:||4 - 4||4 - 4|
|Basic Warranty:||4 years/50,000 miles||4 years/50,000 miles|
Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.
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