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BMW M3 CS
2018 BMW M3 CS
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$98,250
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.0
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Maserati Ghibli
2022 Maserati Ghibli
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$76,200
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.6
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Mercedes-AMG E43 Sedan
2018 Mercedes-AMG E43 Sedan
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$71,600
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.9
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Overview

Engine
3.0L Twin-Turbo Inline-6 Gas
Engine
3.0L Twin-Turbo V6 Gas
Engine
3.0L Twin-Turbo V6 Gas
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 16 MPG
Hwy: 22 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 18 MPG
Hwy: 25 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 19 MPG
Hwy: 25 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.9 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.1 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
23.8 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
12 ft³
Trunk Volume
17.7 ft³
Trunk Volume
13.1 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.0L Twin-Turbo Inline-6 Gas
3.0L Twin-Turbo V6 Gas
3.0L Twin-Turbo V6 Gas
Horsepower
453 hp @ 6250 rpm
345 hp @ 5500 rpm
396 hp @ 6100 rpm
Torque
443 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
369 lb-ft @ 1750 rpm
384 lb-ft @ 2500 rpm
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,494 lbs
3,990 lbs
4,145 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
19 MPG
20 MPG
21 MPG
City
16 MPG
18 MPG
19 MPG
Highway
22 MPG
25 MPG
25 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.3 Tons/yr
8.8 Tons/yr
8.4 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
15.9 gallons
21.1 gallons
23.8 gallons
Cruising Range City
254.4 miles
379.8 miles
452.2 miles
Cruising Range Highway
349.8 miles
527.5 miles
595 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
184.5 in
195.7 in
194.6 in
Height
56.1 in
57.5 in
57 in
Max Width
73.9 in
76.6 in
73.2 in
Front Width
62.2 in
64.4 in
64.1 in
Rear Width
63.1 in
65.1 in
62.9 in
Wheelbase
110.7 in
118 in
115.7 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42 in
N/A
41.3 in
Front Seat Headroom
40.3 in
N/A
37.9 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
55.1 in
N/A
57.8 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
35.1 in
N/A
35.8 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.7 in
N/A
38.2 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
55.1 in
N/A
56.9 in

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
12 ft³
17.7 ft³
13.1 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
40 ft
38.4 ft
41.3 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
19" x 9"
19" x 8.5"
19" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
20" x 10"
19" x 10"
19" x 9"

Suspension

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

Tires

Front Tire
P255/35YR19
P245/45YR19
P245/40ZR19
Rear Tire
P285/30YR20
P275/40YR19
P275/35ZR19
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

Alpine White
  • Bianco Alpi Tri-Coat
  • Bianco
  • Blu Emozione Metallic
  • Blu Nobile Tri-Coat
  • Grigio Maratea Metallic
  • Grigio Metallic
  • Nero Ribelle Metallic
  • Black
  • Polar White

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • San Marino Blue Metallic
  • Frozen Dark Blue II
  • Lime Rock Grey
N/A
  • Dakota Brown Metallic
  • Diamond Silver Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Piedmont Green Metallic
  • Selenite Grey Metallic
  • designo Cardinal Red Metallic
  • designo Diamond White Metallic
  • designo Selenite Grey Magno (Matte Finish)

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black/Silverstone, Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Beige, Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Tan, Leather Upholstery
  • Black w/Red Stitching, MB-TEX/DINAMICA Upholstery w/Red Stitching

Optional Interior Materials

N/A
  • Beige, Extended Leather Upholstery w/Accent Stitching
  • Black, Extended Leather Upholstery w/Accent Stitching
  • Tan, Extended Leather Upholstery w/Accent Stitching
  • Beige, Full Premium Perforated Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Full Premium Perforated Leather Upholstery
  • Blue, Full Premium Perforated Leather Upholstery
  • Dark Brown, Full Premium Perforated Leather Upholstery
  • Red, Full Premium Perforated Leather Upholstery
  • Tan, Full Premium Perforated Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Zegna Silk & Leather Upholstery
  • Red, Zegna Silk & Leather Upholstery
  • Tan, Zegna Silk & Leather Upholstery
  • Black w/Red Stitching, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Brown/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Macchiato Beige, Nappa Leather Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Standard
Optional
Standard
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

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

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

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