BMW 5 Series vs. BMW 6 Series

Alpine White
VS
Alpine White

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$50,456 - $54,325
$81,791 - $89,180

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.96 / 5
27 Reviews
4.67 / 5
12 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
248 hp
600 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Not Available

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L 4 Cylinder Turbo
4.4L 32V V8 w/TwinPower Turbo Technology

Interior Features

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Not Available

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional
Not Available

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Automatic Parking

Automatic Parking
Optional
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
42.1 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.8 in.
40.6 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
36.5 in.
35.3 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.5 in.
37 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
14.5 cu. ft.
16.2 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Not Available

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Not Available

Entertainment System

Entertainment System
Optional
Not Available

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Not Available

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional
Not Available

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional
Not Available

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Not Available

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional
Not Available

Seat Massage

Seat Massage
Optional
Not Available

Exterior Features

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
117.1 in.
116.9 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
40.2 ft.
39.3 ft.

Length

Length
194.6 in.
197.2 in.

Width

Width
73.5 in.
74.6 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4385 .lbs
4780 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
248 hp
600 hp

Torque

Torque
310 ft. lbs.
590 ft. lbs.

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
12.1 gal.
18.5 gal.

Combined

Combined
14 - 14 mpg
8 - 13 mpg

City

City
28 mpg
16 mpg

Highway

Highway
28 mpg
25 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional
Not Available

Safety Features

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Not Available

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Night Vision

Night Vision
Optional
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Not Available

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional
Not Available

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
BMW 5 Series
BMW 6 Series

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
98.8 ft³.
Not Available

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4385 lbs.
4780 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
28 mpg.
19 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Gas/Electric I-4
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
4.4 L/268

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
2TE
2TB

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
4.71

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
3.14

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11
2.11

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
1.67

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28
1.28

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.29
3.32

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.23
2.81

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

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
P245/40HR19, P245/40YR19, P245/45HR18
P255/35VR20 - P255/35YR20

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P245/40HR19, P245/45HR18, P275/35YR19
P285/30VR20 - P295/30YR20

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 8 - 19 X 8 in.
20 X 8.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 8 - 19 X 9 in.
20 X 10 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
40.2 ft.
39.3 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
14.6 in.
14.7 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.6 in.
14.6 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
12.1 gal.
18.5 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.8 in.
40.6 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
42.1 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
58.7 in.
56.7 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.5 in.
37 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
36.5 in.
35.3 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55.9 in.
54.6 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
117.1 in.
116.9 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
194.6 in.
197.2 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73.5 in.
74.6 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
58.4 in.
55 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
63.1 in.
62.8 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
64.2 in.
63.9 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
14.5 ft³.
16.2 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
0.84

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
0.67

EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined

EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
67
Not Available

Battery Range

Battery Range
15 mi.
Not Available

Model Group

Model Group
5 Series
6 Series

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury High
Luxury High

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
4.4

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4