BMW 640d Gran Coupe vs rivals - specifications

BMW 640d Gran Coupe vs rivals - specifications

 BMW 640d Gran Coupe SEMercedes CLS 350 CDI SportPorsche Panamera Diesel
On the road price/total as tested£63,900/£81,100£54,210/£66,228£62,134/£71,548
Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)£35,401/55.4%£24,232/44.7%£32,185/51.8%
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£2,931/£5,861£2,770/£5,540£3,461/£6,922
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£2,531/£4,219£2,645/£4,409£2,345/£3,908
Ins. group/quote/road tax band/cost48/£1,165/F/£13546/£1,111/G/£17046/£1,205/H/£195
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£400 (5yrs/60k)£285/£405/£285£420/£490/£420
Engine6cyl inline/2,993ccV6/2,987ccV6/2,967cc
Peak power/revs309/4,400 bhp/rpm261/3,800 bhp/rpm247/3,800 bhp/rpm
Peak torque/revs630/1,500-2,500 Nm/rpm620/1,600-2,400 Nm/rpm550/1,750 Nm/rpm
Transmission8spd auto/rwd7spd auto/rwd8spd auto/rwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel70 litres/run-flat tyres80 litres/space-saver80 litres/foam
Boot capacity (seats up/down)460/1,265 litres520/N/A litres445/1,263 litres
Turning circle/drag coefficient12.0 metres/0.29Cd11.2 metres/0.27CdN/A/0.30Cd
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (unltd)/3yrs3yrs (unltd)/4yrs2yrs (unltd)/2yrs
Service intervals/UK dealersVariable miles/15415,500 miles (1yr)/13620,000 miles (2yrs)/34
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.14th/18th*8th/10th*9th/5th*
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./starsN/AN/AN/A
0-60/30-70mph5.8/4.9 secs6.3/5.4 secs6.5/5.8 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th2.3/2.6 secs2.2 secs (in kickdown)2.7/3.4 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th/7th/8th3.4/4.9/5.7/7.4 secs3.5 secs (in kickdown)4.2/4.7/6.9 secs/N/A
Top speed/rpm at 70mph155mph/1,650rpm155mph/1,600rpm150mph/1,600rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph52.0/41.2/9.9 metres48.0/36.8/8.8 metres47.2/38.1/8.7 metres
Auto Express economy/range30.2mpg/465 miles28.9mpg/509 miles32.6mpg/574 miles
Noise outside/idle/30/70mph64/53/63/69dB63/52/64/71dB63/44/59/70dB
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined41.5/57.6/50.4mpg36.2/55.4/46.3mpg34.9/50.4/43.5mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket251/148g/km/23%262/160g/km/26%232/172g/km/28%
Airbags/Isofix/rear parking sensorsSix/yes/yesEight/yes/yesEight/yes/yes
Automatic box/stability/cruise controlYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yes
Climate control/leather/heated seatsYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yes
Metallic paint/xenon lights/keyless goYes/yes/£665Yes/yes/yes£801/yes/£745
Sat-nav/USB connection/BluetoothYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yesYes/£77/£445

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