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What is Better BMW 7-Series or Corvette C6?

Do you wish to find out what vehicle is better: BMW 7-Series or Corvette C6? When comparing the vehicles, you'll find 9 points that take BMW 7-Series to first place when comparing it with Corvette C6. Though Corvette C6 also has got a lot of pluses: think about 14 points why it's beating BMW 7-Series. By comparing the most valuable features, our team found the main differences of BMW 7-Series and Corvette C6. You will compare two cars and express your own opinion about them. BMW did everything to introduce 7-Series as the most efficient model in its market segment. Car owners admit that Corvette actually did a lot to turn C6 into a market success. After summarizing all the characteristics, you'll quickly understand which car to purchase.


BMW 7-Series Corvette C6

9 reasons to buy BMW 7-Series

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Less CO2 emissions 144 g/mile vs 196 g/mile 36% or 52 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 82 liters vs 68.8 liters 16% or 13.2 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2505 kg vs 1745 kg 30% or 760 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 645 kg vs 284 kg 56% or 361 kg
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Service cycle
More service interval - Mileage 31075 miles vs 9323 miles 70% or 21752 miles
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 2 3

14 reasons to buy Corvette C6

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 6 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Better compression 10.7 vs 10.2 5% or 0.5 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 103.25 mm vs 84 mm 19% or 19.25 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 92 mm vs 89.6 mm 3% or 2.4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

437 bhp vs 326 bhp

321 kw. vs 240 kw.

25% or 111 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 575 nM vs 450 nM 22% or 125 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.3 sec. vs 5.9 sec. 1.6 sec.
More top speed 186 mph vs 155 mph 31 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.2 mpg vs 28.5 mpg 34% or 7.3 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 31.38 mpg vs 37.22 mpg 19% or 5.84 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 13.6 mpg vs 20.5 mpg 51% or 6.9 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 634 liters vs 500 liters 21% or 134 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1461 kg vs 1860 kg 27% or 399 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 12 meters vs 12.2 meters 2% or 0.2 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 7-Series vs. Corvette C6

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5800 RPM vs 5900 RPM 2% or 100 less rpms.
Engine capacity 2979 cm3 vs 6162 cm3 52% or 3183 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V8
Camshaft DOHC vs OHV
Fuel supply With a twin-turbocharged vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Length 5072 mm vs 4435 mm 13% or 637 mm shorter
Width 1902 mm vs 1844 mm 3% or 58 mm wider
Height 1479 mm vs 1246 mm 16% or 233 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 3070 mm vs 2686 mm 13% or 384 mm more
Front tires size 245/50 R18 vs 245/40 R18
Rear tires size 245/50 R18 vs 285/35 R19
Spare wheel flat tires vs flat tires
Type of wheels 18" alloy wheels vs 19" aluminum
Style of wheels star shaped spokes Style 234 vs 5 spokes
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)