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Here's how the 2012 BMW 328 and the 2012 Volkswagen Eos measure up.
4dr Sdn 328i RWD
$34,900
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2dr Conv Komfort SULEV
$34,350
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Overview

Door
4-door 2-door -
Seats
5 4 -
Engine

240.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

200.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
26 25 -
Size
182.5" length, 56.3" height 174.1" length, 56.8" height -
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Black w / Red Highlight

Saddle Brown

Black

Venetian Beige

Black w / Dark Oyster Highlight

Coral Red w / Black Highlight

Oyster w / Dark Oyster Highlight

Everest Gray w / Black Highlight

Veneto Beige

Titan Black

Silver

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Transmissions

Transmissions

M/T

6-Speed M/T

8-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

6-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Compact Cars Subcompact Cars -

Wheels

Front Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum -
Front Wheel Size
17 x 7.5 in 17 x 7.5 in -
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum -
Spare Wheel Size
N/A N/A -
Rear Wheel Size
17 x 7.5 in 17 x 7.5 in -
Spare Wheel Material
N/A N/A -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
N/A 140 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A N/A -

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
240 @ 5000 200 @ 5100-6000 -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
255 @ 1250 - 4800 207 @ 1800-5000 -
Displacement
2.0L/122 2.0L/121 -
Engine Type
Turbocharged Gas I4 Turbocharged Gas I4 -

Mileage

Cruising Range - Hwy
537.20 mi 435.00 mi -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
23 MPG 22 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - City
363.40 mi 319.00 mi -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
34 MPG 30 MPG -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
27 MPG 25 MPG -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear
5-Link Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
N/A N/A -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
N/A w/Coil Springs -

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
N/A 12.3 x -TBD- in -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
N/A 10.6 x -TBD- in -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.8 gal 14.5 gal -

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.1 N/A -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
N/A 35.8 ft -
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A -

Tires

Spare Tire Size
N/A N/A -
Front Tire Size
P225/50R17 P235/45HR17 -
Rear Tire Size
P225/50R17 P235/45HR17 -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3406 lbs 3569 lbs -

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity
5 4 -
Trunk Volume
17.0 ft³ 6.6-10.5 ft³ -
Front Hip Room
N/A N/A -
Second Head Room
37.7 in 35.8 in -
Wheelbase
110.6 in 101.5 in -
Front Leg Room
42.0 in 41.7 in -
Second Shoulder Room
55.1 in 41.5 in -
Front Shoulder Room
55.1 in 54.7 in -
Min Ground Clearance
5.5 in 5.5 in -
Passenger Volume
N/A 77.4 ft³ -
Height, Overall
56.3 in 56.8 in -
Track Width, Front
60.3 in 60.8 in -
Front Head Room
40.3 in 37.5 in -
Track Width, Rear
60.3 in 61.1 in -
Length, Overall
182.5 in 174.1 in -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
71.3 in 70.5 in -
Second Leg Room
35.1 in 32.5 in -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Second Hip Room
N/A N/A -

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