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BMW 7 Series Vs BMW i8 comparison

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  • BMW 7 Series
BMW 7 Series Price
BMW i8 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.22 Crore
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Overview

BMW 7 Series Vs BMW i8 Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the 7 Series Vs i8 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

7 Series Vs i8 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol BMW 7 Series in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.35 Crore and goes up to ₹ 2.43 Crore for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the BMW 7 Series costs ₹ 1.22 Crore, whereas the BMW 7 Series Diesel top-end costs ₹ 1.35 Crore. On the other hand, BMW i8 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 2.62 Crore.

SummaryBMW 7 SeriesBMW i8
Price₹ 1.22 Crore₹ 2.62 Crore
ManufacturerBMWBMW
Body TypeSedanCoupe
Mileage17.66 Km/l47.50 Km/l
Power261 bhp228 bhp
Engine2993 CC1499 CC
Fuel TypeDieselPetrol

7 Series Vs i8 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW 7 Series base Petrol engine returns 8 Km/l, whereas the base diesel returns 18 Km/l. The BMW i8 base Petrol returns 48 Km/l.

7 Series Vs i8 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW 7 Series gets 2 Petrol 335, 601 bhp engines and 261 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the BMW i8 comes in 228 bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 6-cylinder EngineTwinPower Turbo Inline 3-cylinder Engine
Displacement (CC) 2993 CC1499 CC
No Of Cylinder 63
Power 261 bhp@4000 rpm228 bhp@5800 rpm
Torque 620 Nm@2000-2500 rpm250 Nm@3700 rpm
Drive Train RWDAWD
Battery Type N/ALithium-ion high-performance battery

Dimensions

Length 5260 mm4689 mm
Width 2169 mm1942 mm
Height 1479 mm1291 mm
Wheelbase 3210 mm2800 mm
Ground Clearance 152 mm117 mm
Boot Space 500 L154 L
Kerb Weight 1950 Kg1560 Kg
Gross Weight 2530 Kg1930 Kg
Front Track 1611 mm1644 mm
Rear Track 1650 mm1721 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 6.25 m6.15 m
No. Of Doors 42
Seating Capacity 54

Transmission

No. of gears AutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type N/AAutomatic

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless, RadialTubeless, Radial
Front Tyre Size 245/50 R18215/45 R20
Rear Tyre Size 245/50 R18245/40 R20

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscVentilated Disc

Suspension

Front Suspension Adaptive 2-axle Air SuspensionDynamic Damper Control
Rear Suspension Adaptive 2-axle Air SuspensionDynamic Damper Control

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/A37.00 Km/l
Mileage 17.66 Km/l47.45 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 78.042.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 6.2 seconds4.4 seconds
Max Speed 250120 km/h

Safety & Security

Airbagsticktick
Passenger Airbagsticktick
Side Airbagsticktick
ABSticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributionticktick
Brake Assistticktick
Hill Assistticktick
Electronic Stability Programticktick
Tractional Controlticktick
Engine Immobilizerticktick
Central Lockingticktick
Child Safety Lockticktick
Power Door Lockticktick
Automatic Headlampsticktick
Cornering Lightstickcross
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktick
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wipersticktick
Headlight Washerstickcross
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktick
360 Cameracross-
Active Blind Spot Assistcross-
Active Braking Assistcross-
Adaptive Highbeam Assist Pluscross-
Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systemcross-

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner4-Zone Climate Control2-Zone Climate Control
Heaterticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audioticktick
Paddle Shifttickcross
Cruise Controlticktick
Power Outlets 12Vticktick
Rear Parking Sensorticktick
Rear Parking Cameraticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorticktick
Push Start Stop Buttonticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seatticktick
Lumbar Supportticktick
Front Armrestticktick
Rear Armresttickcross
UpholsteryLeather DakotaFull Leather 'Spheric'
Front Cup Holdersticktick
Keyless Entryticktick
Climate Controlticktick
Climatised rear seatscross-
Navigation Connectivity packagecross-
Sun Protection packagecross-
Wireless charging for mobile phones in the rearcross-

Lights

Light TypeLEDLED
Front Fog Lampsticktick
Rear Fog Lampsticktick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptyticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktick
Seat Belt Warningticktick
Low Fuel Warningticktick
Door Ajar Warningticktick
GPS Navigationticktick
Emergency callcross-

Entertainment

Music Systemticktick
CD/DVD Playerticktick
Speakersticktick
Internal Memoryticktick
Radioticktick
USB Supportticktick
Bluetooth Supportticktick

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