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2014 BMW M6 Gran Coupe vs. 2014 Audi A8 Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Audi A8 than the BMW M6 Gran Coupe, due to its greater head- and legroom. The BMW M6 Gran Coupe will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Audi A8.

Convenience
With the Audi A8 you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the BMW M6 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 M6 Gran Coupe will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Audi A8, 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 Gran Coupe and the Audi A8 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the BMW M6 Gran Coupe is much slimmer than the Audi A8, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the BMW M6 Gran Coupe, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Audi A8.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW M6 Gran Coupe transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Audi A8.

Handling
The BMW M6 Gran Coupe has a smaller turning radius than the Audi A8, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW M6 Gran Coupe has a much more powerful engine than the Audi A8. 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 Gran Coupe and the Audi A8. The BMW M6 Gran Coupe has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Audi A8.

Warranty
The BMW M6 Gran Coupe comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Audi A8.

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2014 BMW
M6 Gran Coupe

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MSRP*: $115,000
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2014 Audi
A8

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MSRP*: $75,100 - $135,900
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Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $2,850
Low APR Loan: -- As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 14 13 - 24
Highway MPG: 20 21 - 36
Engine(s): V-8 500-hp, 6.3-liter W-12 (premium), V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $105,800 $69,844 - $126,388

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