BMW M3 vs. Ferrari California

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 2018 Ferrari California 2dr Convertible T 1300-OEM Exterior 3/4 Front Left-Facing Primary

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$66,500
$202,723 (MSRP)

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
425 hp
553 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0L Inline 6
COMPETITION PACKAGE
3.9L V8 w/Fuel Direct Injection

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional

Alarm

Alarm
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42 in.
12 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control

AC

AC

Navigation System

Navigation System

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
5
4

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
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Tire Width

Tire Width
P255/35YR19 - P265/30YR20
P245/35YR20 - P245/40YR19

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
110.7 in.
105.1 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
40 ft.
179.9 in.

Length

Length
184.5 in.
75.2 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3540 - 3595 lbs.
3813 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
425 - 444 hp
553 hp

Torque

Torque
406 ft. lbs.
557 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
Straight 6 Cylinder
8 Cylinders

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.9 gal.
20.6 gal.

Combined

Combined
21 mpg
20 mpg

City

City
17 mpg
16 mpg

Highway

Highway
24 - 25 mpg
23 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
BMW M3
Ferrari California T

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Convertible

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact Cars
Minicompact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
4

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3540 - 3595 lbs.
3813 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
20 mpg.
18 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
17 mpg.
16 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
24 - 25 mpg.
23 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
_BC02_ - _BC03_
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded I-6
3.9 L/235

Displacement

Displacement
3.0 L/182
Gasoline Direct Injection

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
7

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
2MK, ZMT, _6MT02, _DCT01
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 7
3.40

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD - Manual w/OD
2.19

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.11 - 4.81
1.63

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.32 - 2.59
1.29

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.54 - 1.70
1.03

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.18 - 1.28
0.84

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
2.79

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 - 0.85
4.44

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.73 - 4.17
850

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.46
9.8

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
900
150

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.8 - 8.9
Double Wishbone

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
210
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
P245/35YR20 - P245/40YR19

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
P285/30YR20 - P285/40YR19

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P255/35YR19, P255/40YR18, P265/30YR20
Compact

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P275/35YR19, P275/40YR18, P285/30YR20
19 X 8 - 20 X 8.5 in.

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 9 - 20 X 9 in.
19 X 10 - 20 X 10.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 10 - 20 X 10 in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Steel

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
40 ft.
Rack-Pinion

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 - 15.7 in.
15.4 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.6 - 15 in.
14.2 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.9 gal.
20.6 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.3 in.
54.4 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42 in.
105.1 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
55.1 in.
179.9 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.7 in.
75.2 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
35.1 in.
52 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55.1 in.
64.2 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
110.7 in.
63.2 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
184.5 in.
12 ft³.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73.9 in.
0.63

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
56.1 in.
California

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.2 in.
Luxury Sport

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
63.1 in.
Convertible

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
12 ft³.
3.9

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
DOHC

Model Group

Model Group
3 Series
aluminum

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
8

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
4