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What is Better BMW 7-Series or Maybach 62?

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BMW 7-Series Maybach 62

10 reasons to buy BMW 7-Series

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 3 1 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Better compression 10.2 vs 9.0 12% or 1.2 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 84 mm vs 82 mm 2% or 2 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 89.6 mm vs 87 mm 3% or 2.6 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 144 g/mile vs 218 g/mile 51% or 74 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 3 2 generations
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 645 kg vs 525 kg 19% or 120 kg
Other specs
Less weight 1860 kg vs 2855 kg 53% or 995 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 12.2 meters vs 14.8 meters 21% or 2.6 meters
More seats 5 vs 4 1

9 reasons to buy Maybach 62

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 12 vs 6 6 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

550 bhp vs 326 bhp

405 kw. vs 240 kw.

41% or 224 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 900 nM vs 450 nM 50% or 450 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.4 sec. vs 5.9 sec. 0.5 sec.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 17.8 mpg vs 28.5 mpg 60% or 10.7 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 25.71 mpg vs 37.22 mpg 45% or 11.51 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 11.5 mpg vs 20.5 mpg 78% or 9 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 110 liters vs 82 liters 25% or 28 liters
More maximum allowable weight 3380 kg vs 2505 kg 26% or 875 kg

Neutral reasons BMW 7-Series vs. Maybach 62

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5800 RPM vs 5250 RPM 9% or 550 more rpms.
Engine capacity 2979 cm3 vs 5513 cm3 46% or 2534 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V12
Camshaft DOHC vs QUAD CAM
Fuel supply With a twin-turbocharged vs With a twin-turbocharged
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 5072 mm vs 6165 mm 18% or 1093 mm shorter
Width 1902 mm vs 1980 mm 4% or 78 mm narrower
Height 1479 mm vs 1573 mm 6% or 94 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 3070 mm vs 3827 mm 20% or 757 mm less
Front tires size 245/50 R18 vs 275/50 R19
Rear tires size 245/50 R18 vs 275/50 R19
Spare wheel flat tires vs 275/50 R19
Type of wheels 18" alloy wheels vs 19" alloy wheels
Style of wheels star shaped spokes Style 234 vs 7 spokes
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)