Compare BMW 5 Series Sedan vs BMW 6 Series Convertible

Overview

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.0-liter Turbo Inline-6 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 25 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
18 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Trunk Volume
14 ft³
Trunk Volume
10.6 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.0-liter Turbo Inline-6 Gas
Horsepower
248 hp @ 5200 rpm
315 hp @ 5800 rpm
Torque
258 lb-ft @ 1450 rpm
330 lb-ft @ 1400 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,765 lbs
4,255 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
28 MPG
23 MPG
City
25 MPG
20 MPG
Highway
33 MPG
29 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.4 Tons/yr
7.7 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
18 gallons
18.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
450 miles
370 miles
Cruising Range Highway
594 miles
536.5 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
195.8 in
192.8 in
Height
58.2 in
53.7 in
Max Width
73.5 in
74.6 in
Front Width
63.2 in
63 in
Rear Width
64.2 in
65.2 in
Wheelbase
117.1 in
112.4 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
4.8 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
4 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.4 in
42.1 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.8 in
40.3 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.7 in
56.9 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
36.5 in
30.5 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.5 in
36.5 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
55.9 in
49.6 in

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
14 ft³
10.6 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
39.4 ft
38.4 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8"
18" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P245/45HR18
P245/45VR18
Rear Tire
P245/45HR18
P245/45VR18

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Jet Black
  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Jatoba Brown Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mediterranean Blue Metallic
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Sonic Speed Blue Metallic
  • Space Gray Metallic

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Bernina Grey Amber Effect
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Bluestone Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Citrin Black Metallic, Priority 1
  • Moonstone Metallic, Priority 1
  • Ruby Black Metallic, Priority 1
  • Tanzanite Blue Metallic, Priority 1
  • Frozen Brilliant White Metallic, Priority 1
  • Frozen Bronze Metallic, Priority 1

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Perforated SensaTec Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige, Perforated SensaTec Upholstery
  • Cognac, Perforated SensaTec Upholstery
  • Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Cinnamon Brown, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Dakota Leather Upholstery

Optional Interior Materials

  • Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Vermilion Red, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Amaro Brown, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Canyon Brown, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Champagne, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Opal White, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Platinum/Black, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Standard
Standard
Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Not Available
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Not Available

Comfort

Head-Up Display
Optional
Optional
Navigation System
Standard
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Optional
Automatic Parking
Optional
Optional
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Optional
Optional
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Optional
Standard
Heated Rear Seat(s)
Optional
Not Available
Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Optional
Not Available
Seat Memory
Standard
Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Standard
Seat-Massage
Optional
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Optional
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Optional
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Night Vision
Not Available
Optional
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Maintenance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / Unlimited Miles