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Here's how the 2016 BMW 328 and the 2016 Toyota Avalon measure up.
4dr Sdn 328i RWD
$38,350
Starting MSRP
4dr Sdn XLE (Natl)
$32,650
Starting MSRP

Overview

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

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

268.0-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
26 24 -
Size
182.5" length, 56.5" height 195.3" length, 57.5" height -
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Black w / Red Highlight

Venetian Beige / Drk Oyster

Black

Black w / Dark Oyster Highlight

Oyster / Black / Dark Oyster

Saddle Brown / Brown / Brown

Coral Red w / Black Highlight

Saddle Brown / Dark Brown

Venetian Beige

Almond Leather seat trim

Light Gray

Black

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Transmissions

Transmissions

M/T

6-Speed M/T

6-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Compact Cars Midsize Cars -

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -
Front Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 in 17 X 7 in -
Spare Wheel Size
N/A Compact in -
Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 in 17 X 7 in -
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -
Spare Wheel Material
N/A Steel -

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
900 575 -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
170 100 -

Engine

Displacement
2.0 L/122 3.5 L/211 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
240 @ 5000 268 @ 6200 -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
255 @ 1250 248 @ 4700 -
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded V-6 -

Mileage

EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - City
347.60 mi 357.00 mi -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
22 MPG 21 MPG -
Estimated Battery Range
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - Hwy
537.20 mi 510.00 mi -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
26 MPG 24 MPG -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
34 MPG 30 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut -
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Strut -

Brakes

Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.3 in 11.7 in -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.8 in 11.1 in -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.8 gal 17 gal -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
37.1 ft 37.4 ft -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A -

Tires

Rear Tire Size
P225/50VR17 P215/55VR17 -
Front Tire Size
P225/50VR17 P215/55VR17 -
Spare Tire Size
N/A Compact -

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A 1000 lbs -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A 100 lbs -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A 1000 lbs -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A 100 lbs -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3360 lbs 3505 lbs -

Dimensions

Height, Overall
56.3 in 57.5 in -
Passenger Volume
N/A 103.6 ft³ -
Wheelbase
110.6 in 111 in -
Length, Overall
182.5 in 195.3 in -
Front Hip Room
N/A 55.1 in -
Track Width, Rear
61.9 in 62.2 in -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Passenger Capacity
5 5 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
71.3 in 72.2 in -
Second Leg Room
35.1 in 39.2 in -
Track Width, Front
60.3 in 62.6 in -
Front Head Room
40.3 in 38.5 in -
Second Hip Room
N/A 54.6 in -
Front Shoulder Room
55.1 in 58.2 in -
Second Head Room
37.7 in 37.9 in -
Trunk Volume
13 ft³ 16 ft³ -
Min Ground Clearance
N/A 5.5 in -
Front Leg Room
42 in 42.1 in -
Second Shoulder Room
55.1 in 57 in -

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