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2022 BMW 540 vs. 2023 Genesis G80 Review

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2022 BMW
540

MSRP*: $59,950 to $62,250
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2023 Genesis
G80

MSRP*: $50,000 to $65,750
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MPG - City 22 - 25 MPG 16 - 22 MPG
MPG - Hwy 29 - 32 MPG 25 - 32 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space Info not available Info not available
Engine
  • 335-hp, 3.0-liter, Straight 6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline/Mild Electric Hybrid)
  • 300-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 375-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 335 hp 300 - 375 hp
Exterior Length 195.8 in 196.7 in
Exterior Width 73.5 in 75.8 in
Leg Room Front 41.4 in
Rear 36.5 in
Front 42.2 in
Rear 38.7 in
Head Room Front 38.8 in
Rear 37.5 in
Front 39.4 - 41.1 in
Rear 37.6 - 38.2 in

*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

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Genesis G80 than the BMW 540, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Genesis G80 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the BMW 540.

Convenience
The BMW 540 will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Genesis G80, 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 BMW 540 is somewhat more expensive than the Genesis G80.

Dimensions
Since the BMW 540 is much slimmer than the Genesis G80, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. When looking at overall length, the BMW 540 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Genesis G80.

Handling
The BMW 540 has a larger turning radius than the Genesis G80, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW 540 is somewhat more powerful than the Genesis G80.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW 540 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Genesis G80.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW 540 and the Genesis G80.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the BMW 540 than that of the Genesis G80.