BMW ActiveHybrid 5 vs Infiniti M35h - specifications

 BMW ActiveHybrid 5Infiniti M35h GT Premium
On the road price/total as tested£46,885/£55,650£46,845/£47,524
Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)£20,301/43.3%£15,131/32.3%
Depreciation£26,584£31,714
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£1,838/£3,676£2,021/£4,041
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£2,944/£4,907£2,728/£4,546
Ins. group/quote/road tax band/cost42/N/A/F/£13546/£963/G/£170
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£400 (5yrs/60k)£250/£400/£250
Length/wheelbase4,899/2,968mm4,945/2,900mm
Height/width1,464/1,860mm1,500/1,845mm
Engine6cyl in-line/2,979ccV6/3,498cc
Peak power/revs 302/5,800 bhp/rpm302/6,800 bhp/rpm
Peak torque/revs400/1,200 Nm/rpm350/5,000 Nm/rpm
Electric motor power/torque 54bhp/210Nm67bhp/270Nm
Transmission 8-spd auto/rwd7-spd auto/rwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel67 litres/run-flat70 litres/space-saver
Boot capacity 375 litres350 litres
Kerbweight/payload1,925/550kg1,830/570kg
Turning circle/drag coefficient12.0 metres/0.28Cd11.2 metres/0.26Cd
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (unltd)/3yrs 3yrs (60k)/3yrs
Service intervals/UK dealersVariable miles/1549,000 miles/11
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.14th/18th*N/A/N/A
0-60/30-70mph5.7/5.1 secs5.7/5.0 secs
30-50mph in kickdown2.1 secs2.0 secs
50-70mph in kickdown3.0 secs2.9 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph 155mph/1,500rpm155mph/1,500rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 45.6/33.6/8.7m46.2/31.7/9.4m
Auto Express economy/range25.2mpg/371 miles27.2mpg/419 miles
Noise outside/idle/30/70mph67/44/57/66dB68/42/63/66dB
Govt. urban/extra-urban/combined 49.6/42.2/44.1mpg31.4/50.4/40.9mpg
Govt. urban/extra-urban/combined 10.9/9.3/9.7mpl6.9/11.1/9.0mpl
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket259/149g/km/20%240/159g/km/22%
Airbags/Isofix/cruise controlSix/yes/yesSix/yes/yes
Climate control/leather/heated seatsYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yes
Keyless start/adapt dampers/met. paintYes/£985/yesYes/no/£679
Park sensors front/rear/reverse cam.Yes/yes/£330Yes/yes/yes
Sat-nav/USB connection/BluetoothYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yes

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