Compare 2008 BMW 7-Series vs 2008 Audi A8 L

2008 BMW 7-Series
2008 Audi A8 L
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4-Door Sedan 750i
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 750i 17 25 $70,655 $76,800
4-Door Sedan 750Li 17 25 $73,510 $79,900
4-Door Sedan ALPINA B7 15 23 $105,800 $115,000
4-Door Sedan 760Li 14 22 $114,170 $124,100
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4-Door Sedan 4.2L
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 4.2L 16 23 $69,461 $74,690
4-Door Sedan 6.0L 13 19 $111,693 $120,100
Pricing
Invoice Price
$70,655
$69,461
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$76,800
$74,690
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1280 / month
$1245 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.4
8.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
Controversially styled, the 2008 BMW 7-Series still performs like a smaller sedan and carries rear passengers with ease.
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Fuel Economy
City
17 mpg 16 mpg
Highway
25 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Large Large
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
58.7 57.5
Front Leg Room (in)
41.3 41.3
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in)
37.2 42.3
Front Head Room (in)
39.2 37.4
Passenger Volume (ft³)
104.0 106.8
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
59.3 59.1
Second Head Room (in)
38.5 38.3
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
58.7 57.3
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.8 63.6
Wheelbase (in)
117.7 121.0
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
74.9 74.6
Track Width, Front (in)
62.1 64.1
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - 4.72
Length, Overall (in)
198.4 204.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
18.0 14.6
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.6 x 0.94 12.2 x 0.87
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.7 x 1.18 14.2 x 1.34
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
23.3 23.8
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.7 41.7
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.07 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
13.1 - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - P245/40R18
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P245/50VR18 P245/40R18
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P245/50VR18 P245/40R18
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4486 4409
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8.0 18 x 8.5
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8.0 18 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - 18 x 8.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 12.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
180 190
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System
EFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
360 @ 3400 325 @ 3500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
4.8L/293 4.2L/254
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
360 @ 6300 350 @ 6800
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas V8
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
25 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
17 16
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.14 1.14
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 0.69
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.17 4.17
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.52 1.52
Trans Type
6 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.87 0.87
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive All-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.40 3.40
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.34 2.34
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.38 3.32
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name
BMW 7 Series Audi A8 L
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Double-Pivot Strut Adaptive Air
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
4-Link Adaptive Air

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