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    BMW 8 Series vs Maserati Quattroporte

    CarWale brings you comparison of BMW 8 Series and Maserati Quattroporte. The BMW 8 Series price is ₹ 1.31 Crore and Maserati Quattroporte price is ₹ 1.64 Crore. The BMW 8 Series is available in 2998 cc engine with 1 fuel type options: Petrol and Maserati Quattroporte is available in 2979 cc engine with 1 fuel type options: Petrol. 8 Series provides the mileage of 11.3 kmpl and Quattroporte provides the mileage of 9 kmpl.

    8 Series vs Quattroporte Comparison Overview

    Key Highlights8 Series Quattroporte
    Price₹ 1.31 Crore₹ 1.64 Crore
    Engine Capacity2998 cc2979 cc
    Power335 bhp350 bhp
    TransmissionAutomatic (Torque Converter)Automatic
    Fuel TypePetrolPetrol
    BMW 8 Series
    BMW 8 Series
    840i Gran Coupe
    ₹ 1.31 Crore
    Avg. Ex-Showroom price
    VS
    Maserati Quattroporte
    ₹ 1.64 Crore
    Ex. Showroom starting
    VS
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    • SPECIFICATIONS
    • FEATURES
    • Expert's Take
    • COLOURS
    • SPECIFICATIONS
    • FEATURES
    • Expert's Take
    • COLOURS

    Specifications and Finance

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    • Engine & Transmission

      Engine2998 cc, 6 Cylinders Inline, 4 Valves/Cylinder, DOHC2979 cc, 6 Cylinders In V Shape, 4 Valves/Cylinder, DOHC
      Engine TypeB58 Turbocharged I6Petrol 600 V6, Twin Turbo - direct injection GDI
      Fuel Type PetrolPetrol
      Max Power (bhp@rpm)335 bhp @ 5000 rpm350 bhp @ 5500 rpm
      Max Torque (Nm@rpm)500 Nm @ 1600 rpm500 Nm @ 1750 rpm
      Mileage (ARAI) (kmpl)11.39
      Driving Range (Km)768720
      DrivetrainRWDRWD
      TransmissionAutomatic (Torque Converter) - 8 Gears, Manual Override & Paddle Shift, Sport ModeAutomatic - 8 Gears, Manual Override & Paddle Shift, Sport Mode
      Emission StandardBS 6BS 6
      Turbocharger/SuperchargerTurbocharged
      OthersRegenerative Braking, Idle Start/StopIdle Start/Stop
    • Dimensions & Weight

      Length (mm)50825262
      Width (mm)19321948
      Height (mm)14071481
      Wheelbase (mm)30233171
      Ground Clearance (mm)128
      Kerb Weight (kg)18751860
    • Capacity

      Doors (Doors)44
      Seating Capacity (Person)55
      No of Seating Rows (Rows)22
      Bootspace (litres)440530
      Fuel Tank Capacity (litres)6880
    • Suspensions, Brakes, Steering & Tyres

      Front SuspensionDouble wishbone with adaptive variable shock absorberdouble wishbone suspension with forged aluminium arms & hubs
      Rear SuspensionMulti-link with adaptive variable shock absorberMulti-Link
      Front Brake TypeVentilated DiscDisc
      Rear Brake TypeVentilated DiscDisc
      Minimum Turning Radius (metres)6.156.15
      Steering TypePower assisted (Electric)Power assisted (Electric)
      WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
      Spare WheelSpace SaverAlloy
      Front Tyres245 / 45 R18245 / 40 R20
      Rear Tyres275 / 40 R18285 / 35 R20

    Features

    • Safety

      Airbags6 Airbags (Driver, Passenger, 2 Curtain, Driver Side, Front Passenger Side)
      Middle rear three-point seatbelt
      Middle Rear Head Rest
      Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)Optional
      Child Seat Anchor Points
      Seat Belt Warning
    • Braking & Traction

      Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
      Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
      Brake Assist (BA)
      Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
      Hill Hold Control
      Traction Control System (TC/TCS)
      Ride Height Adjustment
      Hill Descent Control
      Limited Slip Differential (LSD)
      Differential LockElectronic
    • Locks & Security

      Engine immobilizer
      Central LockingKeylessRemote
      Speed Sensing Door Lock
      Child Safety Lock
    • Comfort & Convenience

      Air ConditionerYes (Automatic Dual Zone)Yes (Automatic Four Zone)
      Front ACTwo Zones, Individual Fan Speed ControlsTwo Zones, Individual Fan Speed Controls
      Rear ACBlower, Vents Behind Front Armrest, Common Fan Speed ControlTwo Zones, Vents Behind Front Armrest, Individual Fan Speed Controls
      Heater
      Vanity Mirrors on Sun VisorsDriver & Co-DriverDriver & Co-Driver
      Cabin-Boot Access
      Anti-glare MirrorsElectronic - Internal & DriverElectronic - All
      Parking AssistReverse Camera with GuidanceReverse Camera with Guidance
      Parking SensorsFront & RearFront & Rear
      Cruise Control
      Headlight & Ignition On Reminder
      Keyless Start/ Button Start
      Steering AdjustmentElectric Tilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
      12V Power Outlets
    • Telematics

      Over The Air (OTA) Updates
    • Seats & Upholstery

      Driver Seat Adjustment6 way electrically adjustable with 2 memory presets (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, seat height up / down)10 way electrically adjustable (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, seat height up / down, lumbar up / down, lumbar forward / back) + 2 way manually adjustable (headrest up / down)
      Front Passenger Seat Adjustment6 way electrically adjustable with 2 memory presets (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, seat height up / down)10 way electrically adjustable (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, seat height up / down, lumbar up / down, lumbar forward / back) + 2 way manually adjustable (headrest up / down)
      Seat UpholsteryLeatherLeather
      Leather-wrapped Steering Wheel
      Leather-wrapped Gear Knob
      Driver Armrest
      Rear Passenger Seats TypeBenchBench
      Ventilated SeatsAll
      Ventilated Seat TypeHeated and cooled
      InteriorsDual ToneSingle Tone
      Interior ColoursIvory White / Black, Black, Cognac / Black
      Rear Armrest
      Folding Rear SeatFullFull
      Split Rear Seat40:20:40 split60:40 split
      Front Seatback Pockets
      Head-restsFront & RearFront & Rear
    • Storage

      Cup HoldersFront & RearFront Only
      Driver Armrest Storage
      Cooled Glove Box
      Sunglass Holder
    • Doors, Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

      Power WindowsFront & RearFront & Rear
      One Touch -DownAllAll
      One Touch - UpAllAll
      Adjustable ORVMElectrically Adjustable & RetractableElectrically Adjustable & Retractable
      Turn Indicators on ORVM
      Rear Defogger
      Exterior Door HandlesBody ColouredBody Coloured
      Rain-sensing Wipers
      Interior Door HandlesChromeChrome
      Door PocketsFront & Rear
      Side Window BlindsRear - electricRear - electric
      Boot-lid OpenerElectric Opening and ClosingInternal with Remote
      Rear Windshield BlindElectric
      Outside Rear View Mirrors (ORVMs)Body ColouredBody Coloured
    • Exterior

      Sunroof / MoonroofPanoramic SunroofElectro-Transparent Panoramic Sunroof
      Roof Mounted Antenna
      Body-Coloured Bumpers
      Chrome Finish Exhaust pipe
    • Lighting

      Daytime Running LightsLEDLED
      Ambient Interior Lighting
      Puddle Lamps
      Fog LightsLEDLED on front
      HeadlightsLEDLED
      Automatic Head Lamps
      Follow me home headlamps
      Tail LightsLEDLED
      Cabin LampsFront and RearCentre
      Headlight Height Adjuster
      Glove Box Lamp
      Lights on Vanity MirrorsDriver & Co-DriverDriver & Co-Driver
      Rear Reading Lamp
      Cornering HeadlightsIntelligentActive
    • Instrumentation

      Instrument ClusterDigitalAnalogue
      Trip MeterElectronic 2 Trips2 Trips
      Average Fuel Consumption
      Average Speed
      Distance to Empty
      ClockDigitalDigital
      Low Fuel Level Warning
      Door Ajar Warning
      Adjustable Cluster Brightness
      Gear Indicator
      Shift IndicatorDynamic
      Heads Up Display (HUD)
      TachometerDigitalAnalogue
      Instantaneous Consumption
    • Entertainment, Information & Communication

      Gesture Control
      Smart ConnectivityAndroid Auto (No), Apple Car Play (No)Android Auto (Yes), Apple Car Play (Yes)
      Integrated (in-dash) Music System
      DisplayTouch-screen DisplayTouch-screen Display
      GPS Navigation System
      Speakers6+6+
      USB Compatibility
      Aux Compatibility
      Bluetooth CompatibilityPhone & Audio StreamingPhone
      MP3 Playback
      AM/FM Radio
      iPod Compatibility
      Internal Hard-drive
      Steering mounted controls
      Voice Command
    • Manufacturer Warranty

      Battery Warranty (Kilometres)
      Warranty (Years)23
      Warranty (Kilometres)UnlimitedUnlimited

    Expert's Take

    Good Things
    • Evocative looks
    • Supreme performance        
    • Practicality and advanced features
    • Maserati flagship sedan is powered by Ferrari’s engine
    • Exotic sedan with sportscar-like soundtrack 
    • Can double up as a GT thanks to luxurious cabin
    Could be Better
    • Unattractive CBU pricing
    • Competition offers better value
    • Low ground clearance 
    • Cabin looks dated and lacks modern features
    • Better and modern alternatives available in the segment
    • Expensive to maintain

    Colours

    Sonic Speed Blue metallic
    Blu Passione
    Black Sapphire metallic
    Nero
    Sunset Orange metallic
    Blu Nobile
    Mineral White metallic
    Nero Ribelle
    Alpine White
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    Grigio Maratea
    Rosso Folgore
    Grigio
    Bianco Alpi
    Bianco
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    8 Series Vs Quattroporte Comparison FAQs

    Q: Which car is cheaper between BMW 8 Series and Maserati Quattroporte?

    BMW 8 Series is priced at ₹ 1.31 Crore, whereas Maserati Quattroporte is priced at ₹ 1.64 Crore. Hence BMW 8 Series is the cheaper car amongst the two. For detailed comparison of 8 Series vs Quattroporte, click here.

    Q: What are the pros and cons of BMW 8 Series and Maserati Quattroporte?

    Pros of 8 Series are:

    • Evocative looks
    • Supreme performance        
    • Practicality and advanced features

    Pros of Quattroporte are:

    • Maserati flagship sedan is powered by Ferrari’s engine
    • Exotic sedan with sportscar-like soundtrack 
    • Can double up as a GT thanks to luxurious cabin

    Cons of 8 Series are:

    • Unattractive CBU pricing
    • Competition offers better value
    • Low ground clearance 

    Cons of Quattroporte are:

    • Cabin looks dated and lacks modern features
    • Better and modern alternatives available in the segment
    • Expensive to maintain

    Q: Which car between 8 Series and Quattroporte is better in terms of fuel economy?

    For the 840i Gran Coupe version, mileage of 8 Series is 11.3 kmpl, whereas for the Standard version, mileage of Quattroporte is 9 kmpl. Thus making 8 Series the more fuel efficient as compared to Quattroporte.

    Q: How is the performance of 8 Series compared to Quattroporte?

    For the 840i Gran Coupe version, 2998 cc Petrol engine of 8 Series produces 335 bhp @ 5000 rpm of power and 500 Nm @ 1600 rpm of torque. Whereas for the Standard version, 2979 cc Petrol engine of Quattroporte produces 350 bhp @ 5500 rpm of power and 500 Nm @ 1750 rpm of torque.
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