Compare 2013 Porsche Panamera vs 2013 BMW 7-Series

2013 Porsche Panamera
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4-Door HB
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door HB 18 27 $68,085 $75,850
4-Door HB 4 18 26 $72,225 $80,450
4-Door HB Platinum Edition 18 27 $72,270 $80,500
4-Door HB 4 Platinum Edition 18 26 $77,580 $86,400
4-Door HB S 16 24 $82,035 $91,350
4-Door HB S Hybrid 22 30 $86,355 $96,150
4-Door HB 4S 16 24 $86,535 $96,350
4-Door HB GTS 16 23 $99,720 $111,000
4-Door HB Turbo 15 23 $124,605 $138,650
4-Door HB Turbo S 15 23 $157,590 $175,300
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4-Door Sedan RWD 740i
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 740i 19 28 $67,710 $73,600
4-Door Sedan RWD 740Li 19 28 $71,390 $77,600
4-Door Sedan AWD 740Li xDrive 19 28 $74,150 $80,600
4-Door Sedan RWD ActiveHybrid 7 L 22 30 $77,555 $84,300
4-Door Sedan RWD 750i 17 25 $79,855 $86,800
4-Door Sedan AWD 750i xDrive 16 24 $82,615 $89,800
4-Door Sedan RWD 750Li 16 24 $83,260 $90,500
4-Door Sedan AWD 750Li xDrive 16 24 $86,020 $93,500
4-Door Sedan SWB RWD ALPINA B7 16 24 $117,850 $128,100
4-Door Sedan SWB AWD ALPINA B7 xDrive 16 24 $120,610 $131,100
4-Door Sedan LWB RWD ALPINA B7 16 24 $121,440 $132,000
4-Door Sedan LWB AWD ALPINA B7 xDrive 16 24 $124,200 $135,000
4-Door Sedan RWD 760Li 13 20 $129,445 $140,700
Pricing
Invoice Price
$68,085
$67,710
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$75,850
$73,600
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1264 / month
$1227 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.2
9.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2013 Porsche Panamera continues the success of the brand's unusual-looking fastback sport sedan. The 2013 BMW 7-Series is exceptionally fleet-footed for such a spacious, luxurious, and technologically advanced car.
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Fuel Economy
City
18 mpg 19 mpg
Highway
27 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Large Car Large Cars
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in)
33.3 38.9
Front Head Room (in)
38.0 40.6
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
51.9 59.2
Passenger Volume (ft³)
98.0 106
Second Head Room (in)
38.2 38.5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
51.7 57.4
Front Leg Room (in)
41.9 41.3
Passenger Capacity
4 5
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in)
114.9 120.9
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
76.0 74.9
Track Width, Front (in)
65.3 63.4
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.7 5.8
Length, Overall (in)
195.7 199.8
Height, Overall (in)
55.8 58.3
Track Width, Rear (in)
65.4 65.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
44.6 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
15.7 -
Trunk Volume (ft³)
- 14.0
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
14.2 x 1.4 14.7 x 1.4
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.0 x 1.1 13.6 x 0.9
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
21.1 21.7
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD - NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
N/A N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
13.8 - 17.1 17.100
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.3 40.0
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Steering
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P275/45R18 P245/50R18
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P245/50R18 P245/50R18
Spare Tire Size
NA NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3880 4310
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8.0 18 x 8
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 9.0 18 x 8
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 10.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
NA 210
Engine
Engine Type
Gas V6 Turbocharged Gas I6
Fuel System
Direct Injection Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
295 @ 3750 330 @ 1300-4500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
3.6L/220 3.0L/182
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
300 @ 6200 315 @ 5800
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
21 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
27 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
18 19
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.90 3.077
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.37 1.667
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/Manual Shift
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1)
5.97 4.714
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.01 2.106
Trans Type
7 8
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.285
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.57 3.295
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.59 0.839
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.31 3.143
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.667
Summary
Body Style
Hatchback Sedan
Vehicle Name
Porsche Panamera BMW 7 Series
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
N/A NA
Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone Double-Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
N/A NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Integral-V
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs NA
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.7 8.3
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
4 - TBD -

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