Bentley Flying Spur vs. BMW i3

VS
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Key Specs

MSRP

MSRP
$189,000
Not Available

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
500 hp
170 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
Turbocharged 4.0L V8 VVT
Electric Motor

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional
Optional

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Not Available

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Automatic Parking

Automatic Parking
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.6 in.
40.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.1 in.
39.6 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
42.2 in.
31.9 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38 in.
37.2 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
15.6 cu. ft.
Not Available

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Not Available
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional
Not Available

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Not Available

Navigation System

Navigation System
Not Available
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
4 - 5
4

Exterior Features

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
120.7 in.
101.2 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39.7 ft.
32.4 ft.

Length

Length
208.6 in.
158.3 in.

Width

Width
77.8 in.
69.9 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
5341 .lbs
3234 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
500 hp
170 hp

Torque

Torque
487 ft. lbs.
184 ft. lbs.

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
24 gal.
2.3 gal.

Combined

Combined
7 - 11 mpg
55 - 55 mpg

City

City
13 mpg
109 mpg

Highway

Highway
22 mpg
109 mpg

Safety Features

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Not Available
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Bentley Flying Spur
BMW i3

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Hatchback

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Subcompact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4 - 5
4

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
102 ft³.
Not Available

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
5341 lbs.
3234 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
16 mpg.
109 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
13 mpg.
Not Available

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
22 mpg.
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8
Electric/Gas

Displacement

Displacement
4.0 L/244
39.5 Cu.in. Range Extender

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Sequential MPI (injection)

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
1

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
Not Available

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
Not Available

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.10
Not Available

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
Not Available

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.29
Not Available

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
Not Available

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.32
Not Available

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
11.0
Not Available

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
190
Not Available

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

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

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P275/35YR21, P275/40YR20, P275/45YR19
P155/60R20 - P155/70R19

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P275/35YR21, P275/40YR20, P275/45YR19
P175/55R20 - P175/60R19

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Not Available

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 9 - 21 X 9.5 in.
19 X 5 - 20 X 5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 X 9 - 21 X 9.5 in.
19 X 5.5 - 20 X 5.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Not Available

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Forged Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Forged Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
Not Available

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39.7 ft.
32.4 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

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

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.2 in.
11 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
24 gal.
2.3 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.1 in.
39.6 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.6 in.
40.5 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
61.6 in.
53.6 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
61.6 in.
Not Available

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38 in.
37.2 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
42.2 in.
31.9 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
60.4 in.
49.2 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
60.4 in.
Not Available

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
120.7 in.
101.2 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
208.6 in.
158.3 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
77.8 in.
69.9 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
58.6 in.
62.9 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
64.7 in.
61.9 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
64.6 in.
61.3 in.

Liftover Height

Liftover Height
27.9 in.
Not Available

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
15.6 ft³.
Not Available

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
Not Available

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
Not Available

Model Group

Model Group
Flying Spur
i3

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury High
Luxury High

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Hatchback

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
4.0
Not Available

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
Not Available

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
Not Available

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
Not Available

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
Not Available