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2014 BMW M6 Gran Coupe vs. 2014 BMW 550 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will feel a little more squished in the BMW M6 Gran Coupe than in the BMW 550, due to the BMW M6 Gran Coupe's smaller rear head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the BMW M6 Gran Coupe and the BMW 550 in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the BMW M6 Gran Coupe as you will with the BMW 550, 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). The BMW M6 Gran Coupe will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the BMW 550, 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 BMW 550 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the BMW M6 Gran Coupe is much wider than the BMW 550, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the BMW M6 Gran Coupe takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the BMW 550.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW M6 Gran Coupe transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the BMW 550.

Handling
The BMW M6 Gran Coupe has about the same turning radius as the BMW 550, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW M6 Gran Coupe is somewhat more powerful than the BMW 550.

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 BMW 550. The BMW M6 Gran Coupe has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the BMW 550.

Warranty
The BMW M6 Gran Coupe comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW 550.

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2014 BMW
M6 Gran Coupe

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MSRP*: $115,000

2014 BMW
550

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MSRP*: $63,900 - $66,200
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City MPG: 14 16 - 17
Highway MPG: 20 24 - 25
Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Invoice*: $105,800 $58,790 - $60,905

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