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2014 Jaguar XK vs. 2013 BMW 135 Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW 135 than the Jaguar XK, due to its greater head- and legroom. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the BMW 135, the Jaguar XK may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

Convenience
The BMW 135 requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Jaguar XK, 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). The Jaguar XK will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the BMW 135, 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 Jaguar XK and the BMW 135 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Jaguar XK is much wider than the BMW 135, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Jaguar XK, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the BMW 135.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Jaguar XK does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the BMW 135.

Handling
The Jaguar XK has a larger turning radius than the BMW 135, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Jaguar XK has a much more powerful engine than the BMW 135. 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 Jaguar XK and the BMW 135. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Jaguar XK will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the BMW 135.

Warranty
The Jaguar XK comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW 135.

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2014 Jaguar
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MSRP*: $85,000 - $138,000
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135

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MSRP*: $44,400 - $48,250
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Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% As low as 3.99%
Lease Incentive: As low as 6.72% As low as 4.08%
City MPG: 15 - 16 19
Highway MPG: 22 --
Engine(s): V-8 Inline-6
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $78,157 - $126,869 $40,850 - $44,390

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