BMW M5 vs. Ferrari 488 GTB

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 2019 Ferrari 488 GTB 2dr Coupe Base 1301-OEM Exterior 3/4 Rear Left-Facing

Key Specs

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
600 hp
660 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
4.4L TwinPower Turbo V8
V8 Turbo 3.9L

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Tire Width

Tire Width
P275/35YR20 - P275/40YR19
P245/35YR20

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
117.4 in.
104.3 in.

Length

Length
195.5 in.
179.8 in.

Width

Width
74.9 in.
76.9 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4370 lbs.
3252 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
600 hp
660 hp

Torque

Torque
553 ft. lbs.
560 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
8 Cylinders
8 Cylinders

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
20.1 gal.
20.6 gal.

Combined

Combined
18 mpg
19 - 16 mpg

City

City
15 mpg
15 - 16 mpg

Highway

Highway
21 mpg
22 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

Spare Tire

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

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
BMW M5
Ferrari 488 GTB

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Coupe

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Two-Seaters

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
2

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4370 lbs.
3252 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
17 mpg.
18 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
15 mpg.
15 - 16 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

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

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8

Displacement

Displacement
4.4 L/268
3.9 L/238

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
2TB
DCT04

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
7

Trans Description Cont.

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

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
5.00
3.08

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.20
2.19

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.14
1.63

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.72
1.29

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.31
1.03

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.84

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.15
5.14

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
10.4
9.8

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
P275/35YR20 - P275/40YR19
P245/35YR20

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P285/35YR20 - P285/40YR19
P305/30YR20

Front Wheel Size

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

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 X 10.5 - 20 X 10.5 in.
20 X 11 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
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
15.6 - 15.7 in.
15.7 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

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

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
20.1 gal.
20.6 gal.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
117.4 in.
104.3 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
195.5 in.
179.8 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
74.9 in.
76.9 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
58 in.
47.8 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
64 in.
66.1 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
62.8 in.
64.8 in.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.82
0.69

Model Group

Model Group
M5
488 GTB

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Coupe

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
4.4
3.9

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4