BMW M6 vs. Chevrolet Corvette

Alpine White
VS
Long Beach Red Metallic Tintcoat

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$95,762 - $102,843
Not Available

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.91 / 5
11 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
560 hp
455 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
4.4L DOHC V8 32V TwinPower Turbo
COMPETITION PACKAGE
6.2L (376 ci) V8 DI (455 hp [339.3 kW] @ 6000 rpm 460 lb
6.2L (376 CI) V8 DI

Interior Features

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional
Not Available

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Not Available

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.1 in.
43 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.3 in.
37.9 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
30.5 in.
Not Available

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.5 in.
Not Available

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
10.6 cu. ft.
10 - 15 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Not Available
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
4
2

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Not Available

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional
Not Available

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Not Available
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
112.2 in.
106.7 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39.7 ft.
37.7 ft.

Length

Length
193 in.
176.9 in.

Width

Width
74.8 in.
73.9 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4515 .lbs
3298 - 3362 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
560 - 600 hp
455 - 460 hp

Torque

Torque
500 - 516 ft. lbs.
460 - 465 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
Not Available
.lbs

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Optional
Not Available

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Not Available
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Not Available

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
21.1 gal.
18.5 gal.

Combined

Combined
7 - 10 mpg
16 - 13 mpg

City

City
14 mpg
15 - 16 mpg

Highway

Highway
20 mpg
25 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Not Available
Optional

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Optional

Safety Features

Night Vision

Night Vision
Optional
Not Available

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Not Available

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Not Available

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
BMW M6
Chevrolet Corvette

Body Style

Body Style
Convertible
Convertible - Coupe

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Subcompact Cars
Two Seater

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4
2

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
89 ft³.
52 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4515 lbs.
3298 - 3362 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
16 - 17 mpg.
18 - 19 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
14 - 15 mpg.
15 - 16 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
20 - 22 mpg.
25 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
_BC20_ - _BC36_
LT1

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8
Gas V8

Displacement

Displacement
4.4 L/268
6.2L/376

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Direct Injection

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
2MA, 2MK, _6MT14, _DCT01
M5U - MEP

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 7
7 - 8

Trans Description Cont.

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

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.05 - 4.81
2.66 - 4.56

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.40 - 2.59
1.78 - 2.97

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.58 - 1.70
1.30 - 2.08

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.19 - 1.28
1.00 - 1.69

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.74 - 1.27

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 - 0.87
0.50 - 1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.68 - 4.17
2.90 - 3.82

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.15
2.41 - 3.42

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
10.3 - 11.0
9.3 - 9.8

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
210
Not Available

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Short/Long Arm

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Short/Long Arm

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Transverse Leaf Spring

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Transverse Leaf Spring

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P265/35YR20 - P265/40YR19
P245/35ZR19

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P295/30YR20 - P295/35YR19
P285/30ZR20

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 9.5 - 20 X 9.5 in.
19 x 8.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 X 10.5 - 20 X 10.5 in.
20 x 10 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Pwr Rack & Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

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

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Pwr

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
15.7 - 16.1 in.
12.6 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
15.6 in.
13.3 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
21.1 gal.
18.5 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.3 in.
37.9 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.1 in.
43 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
56.9 in.
55.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.5 in.
Not Available

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
30.5 in.
Not Available

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
49.6 in.
Not Available

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
112.2 in.
106.7 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
193 in.
176.9 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
74.8 in.
73.9 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
53.9 in.
48.8 - 48.9 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
64.2 in.
63 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
63.5 in.
61.7 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
4.2 in.
Not Available

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
10.6 ft³.
10.0 - 15.0 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
0.42 - 0.85

Model Group

Model Group
6 Series
Corvette

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Convertible
Convertible - Coupe

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
4.4
6.2

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
OHV

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
2