Bentley Flying Spur vs. BMW 6 Series

 2018 Bentley Flying Spur 4dr Sedan V8 1300-OEM Exterior 3/4 Front Left-Facing Primary
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Key Specs

MSRP

Kelley Blue Book
$189,000 (MSRP)
$70,200 - $89,700

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
500 hp
315 - 335 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
Turbocharged 4.0L V8 VVT
3.0L I
3.0L 6 Cylinder Turbo

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.6 in.
41.1 - 42.1 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.1 in.
39.4 - 40.6 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
42.2 in.
30.5 - 40.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38 in.
36.5 - 38.5 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
15.6 cu. ft.
10.6 - 16.2 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control

AC

AC

Navigation System

Navigation System

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
4 - 5
4 - 5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Tire Width

Tire Width
P275/35YR21 - P275/45YR19
P245/35YR20 - P245/45YR19

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
120.7 in.
112.4 - 120.9 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39.7 ft.
38.4 - 41 ft.

Length

Length
208.6 in.
192.8 - 200.9 in.

Width

Width
77.8 in.
74.6 - 74.9 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
5341 lbs.
4365 - 4455 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
500 hp
315 - 335 hp

Torque

Torque
487 ft. lbs.
330 - 332 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
8 Cylinders
Straight 6 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
24 gal.
18 - 18.5 gal.

Combined

Combined
18 mpg
24 - 20 mpg

City

City
13 mpg
19 - 20 mpg

Highway

Highway
22 mpg
28 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional

Air Suspension

Air Suspension
Optional

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

HID Headlights

HID Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Bentley Flying Spur
BMW 6 Series

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Convertible, Hatchback, Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Compact Cars, Mid-Size Cars, Subcompact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4 - 5
4 - 5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
102 ft³.
89 - 107 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
5341 lbs.
4365 - 4455 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
16 mpg.
22 - 23 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
13 mpg.
19 - 20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
22 mpg.
28 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-6

Displacement

Displacement
4.0 L/244
3.0 L/182 - 3.0 L/183

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
2TB

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
8

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
Automatic w/OD

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
4.71 - 5.00

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.10
3.14 - 3.20

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
2.11 - 2.14

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.29
1.67 - 1.72

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.28 - 1.31

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.32
1.00

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
11.0
3.29 - 3.46

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
190
3.08 - 3.23

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
7.7 - 8.0

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
210

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P275/35YR21, P275/40YR20, P275/45YR19
Double Wishbone

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P275/35YR21, P275/40YR20, P275/45YR19
Multi-Link

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
P245/35YR20, P245/40VR19, P245/40YR19, P245/40YR20, P245/45VR18, P245/45VR19, P245/45YR19

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 9 - 21 X 9.5 in.
P245/40VR19, P245/45VR18, P245/45VR19, P275/30YR20, P275/35YR19, P275/35YR20, P275/40YR19

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 X 9 - 21 X 9.5 in.
18 X 8 - 20 X 8.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
18 X 8 - 20 X 9 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
Rack-Pinion

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
38.4 - 41 ft.

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39.7 ft.
4-Wheel Disc

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Yes

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
13.7 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
15.9 in.
13.6 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.2 in.
18 - 18.5 gal.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
24 gal.
39.4 - 40.6 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.1 in.
41.1 - 42.1 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.6 in.
56.7 - 60 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
61.6 in.
36.5 - 38.5 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
61.6 in.
30.5 - 40.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38 in.
49.6 - 57.1 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
42.2 in.
112.4 - 120.9 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
60.4 in.
192.8 - 200.9 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
60.4 in.
74.6 - 74.9 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
120.7 in.
53.7 - 60.6 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
208.6 in.
63 - 63.7 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
77.8 in.
65 - 65.6 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
58.6 in.
4.8 - 5.4 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
64.7 in.
31 ft³.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
64.6 in.
65 ft³.

Liftover Height

Liftover Height
27.9 in.
10.6 - 16.2 ft³.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
15.6 ft³.
0.82 - 0.84

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
0.64 - 0.67

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
6 Series

Model Group

Model Group
Flying Spur
Luxury High - Luxury Sport

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury High
Convertible, Hatchback, Sedan

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
3.0

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
4.0
DOHC

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
aluminum

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
6

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
4