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What is Better BMW 8-Series or Toyota Camry?

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BMW 8-Series Toyota Camry

11 reasons to buy BMW 8-Series

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

286 bhp vs 150 bhp

210 kw. vs

48% or 136 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 420 nM vs 218 nM 48% or 202 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7 sec. vs 9.4 sec. 2.4 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 130 mph 25 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.11 mpg vs 32.78 mpg 55% or 11.67 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 29.69 mpg vs 40.9 mpg 38% or 11.21 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 14.1 mpg vs 24.11 mpg 71% or 10.01 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 90 liters vs 70 liters 22% or 20 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2240 kg vs 1935 kg 14% or 305 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 500 kg 33% or 250 kg

4 reasons to buy Toyota Camry

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 128 g/mile vs 198 g/mile 55% or 70 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 3 vs EURO 2 1 generation
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 6 years 50% or 6 years
Other specs
Less weight 1470 kg vs 1895 kg 29% or 425 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons BMW 8-Series vs. Toyota Camry

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5700 RPM vs 5600 RPM 2% or 100 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4398 cm3 vs 2362 cm3 46% or 2036 cm3 more
Cylinders location V8 vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Fuel injection vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4780 mm vs 4815 mm 1% or 35 mm shorter
Width 1885 mm vs 1795 mm 5% or 90 mm wider
Height 1340 mm vs 1500 mm 11% or 160 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2684 mm vs 2720 mm 1% or 36 mm less
Type of wheels F8JX17 R9JX17 alloy wheels vs 16" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)