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2021 BMW 430 vs. 2020 BMW Z4 Review

Picture of the 2021 BMW 430

2021 BMW

MSRP*: $53,100
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2020 BMW

MSRP*: $49,700 to $63,700
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Invoice* $49,885 $46,720 to $59,740
MPG - City 24 MPG 24 MPG
MPG - Hwy 33 MPG 31 - 32 MPG
Seating Capacity 4 seats 2 seats
Cargo Space Info not available 9.9 ft3
Engine Inline-4 Inline-4, Inline-6
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain Rear-wheel Rear-wheel
Horsepower 255 hp 255 - 382 hp
Exterior Length 187.9 in 170.7 in
Exterior Width 72.9 in 73.4 in
Leg Room Front 41.8 in
Rear 32.5 in
Front 42.2 in
Rear info not available
Head Room Front 40.6 in
Rear 36.1 in
Front 38.9 in
Rear info not available
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the BMW Z4, the BMW 430 may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

The BMW 430 will require fewer stops at the gas station than the BMW Z4, making it more convenient to drive.

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 430 is somewhat more expensive than the BMW Z4. 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 430 and the BMW Z4 have similar Destination Charges.

The BMW 430 is about the same width as the BMW Z4. If you go with the BMW 430, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the BMW Z4.

In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the BMW 430 and the BMW Z4.

With similar torque, the BMW 430 and the BMW Z4 do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

The BMW 430 offers greater seating capacity than the BMW Z4, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around.

The BMW 430 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW Z4.