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2015 Jaguar XK vs. 2013 BMW M3 Review

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Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW M3 than the Jaguar XK, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Jaguar XK and the BMW M3 in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Jaguar XK as you will with the BMW M3, 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 Jaguar XK 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 Jaguar XK and the BMW M3 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Jaguar XK is much wider than the BMW M3, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Jaguar XK, which is slightly longer than the BMW M3.

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 M3.

Handling
The Jaguar XK has a smaller turning radius than the BMW M3, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Jaguar XK is somewhat more powerful than the BMW M3.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Jaguar XK and the BMW M3. The Jaguar XK has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the BMW M3.

Warranty
The Jaguar XK comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW M3.

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2015 Jaguar
XK

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MSRP*: $84,500 - $132,000

2013 BMW
M3

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MSRP*: $60,100
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Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% As low as 3.69%
Lease Incentive: As low as 6.72% As low as 4.08%
City MPG: 15 - 16 14
Highway MPG: 22 - 24 --
Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $77,740 - $121,349 $55,290

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