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2021 BMW M340 vs. 2021 Genesis G80 Review

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2021 BMW
M340

MSRP*: $54,700 to $56,700
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2021 Genesis
G80

MSRP*: $47,700 to $62,250
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Invoice* $51,370 to $53,230 $44,739 to $58,378
MPG - City 22 - 23 MPG 18 - 23 MPG
MPG - Hwy 31 - 32 MPG 26 - 32 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 17.0 ft3 13.1 ft3
Engine Inline-6 Inline-4, V-6
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel, Rear-wheel All-wheel, Rear-wheel
Horsepower 382 hp 300 - 375 hp
Exterior Length 185.7 in 196.5 in
Exterior Width 71.9 in 75.8 in
Leg Room Front 42.0 in
Rear 35.2 in
Front 42.5 in
Rear 38.7 in
Head Room Front 38.7 in
Rear 37.6 in
Front 39.4 - 41.1 in
Rear 37.5 - 38.1 in
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 5 years/60,000 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

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Genesis G80 than the BMW M340, 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 M340.

Convenience
The Genesis G80 requires fewer visits to the gas station than the BMW M340, 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 M340 is somewhat more expensive than the Genesis G80. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the BMW M340 will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Genesis G80.

Dimensions
Since the BMW M340 is much slimmer than the Genesis G80, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the BMW M340, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Genesis G80.

Handling
The BMW M340 has about the same turning radius as the Genesis G80, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW M340 is somewhat more powerful than the Genesis G80.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW M340 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 M340 and the Genesis G80. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW M340 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Genesis G80.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the BMW M340 is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Genesis G80.