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2008 BMW 325 vs. 2006 BMW 750

To start off, 2008 BMW 325 is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2006 BMW 750. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2006 BMW 750 would be higher. At 4,799 cc (8 cylinders), 2006 BMW 750 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 BMW 750 (362 HP @ 6300 RPM) has 173 more horse power than 2008 BMW 325. (189 HP @ 6000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2006 BMW 750 should accelerate faster than 2008 BMW 325. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 BMW 750 weights approximately 375 kg more than 2008 BMW 325. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2008 BMW 325 is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2006 BMW 750. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2008 BMW 325 will offer significantly more control. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2006 BMW 750 (490 Nm @ 3400 RPM) has 245 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 BMW 325. (245 Nm @ 3500 RPM). This means 2006 BMW 750 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 BMW 325. 2006 BMW 750 has automatic transmission and 2008 BMW 325 has manual transmission. 2008 BMW 325 will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2006 BMW 750 will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2008 BMW 325 2006 BMW 750
Make BMW BMW
Model 325 750
Year Released 2008 2006
Body Type Sedan Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2494 cc 4799 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 189 HP 362 HP
Engine RPM 6000 RPM 6300 RPM
Torque 245 Nm 490 Nm
Torque RPM 3500 RPM 3400 RPM
Engine Bore Size 84 mm 93 mm
Engine Stroke Size 75 mm 88.3 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 11.0:1 10.5:1
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Gasoline - Premium
Acceleration 0-100mph 7.8 seconds 5.9 seconds
Drive Type 4WD Rear
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 1575 kg 1950 kg
Vehicle Length 4480 mm 5190 mm
Vehicle Width 1750 mm 1910 mm
Vehicle Height 1440 mm 1490 mm
Wheelbase Size 2730 mm 3130 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 10 L/100km 11.4 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 63 L 90 L


 

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