distance between left and right side of a car affects the amount of space for passengers and also stability on road. The Pontiac G6 Coupe is widther by 19 millimeters compared with the BMW and is not really worth considering. The average for the „middle” segment is approximately 1,764 millimeters and is by 2 % larger than the width of the Pontiac.
Pontiac G6 Coupe has 160 millimeters longer wheelbase when compared to the BMW. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also provides more storage space. But, cars having a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The Pontiac G6 Coupe 2.4 167HP automatic has 381 cubic centimeters larger engine size in comparison to the BMW 2-Series. For the reason that the difference is small, the Pontiac G6 Coupe should accelerate slightly better, assuming that other paramerters are the same.
The Pontiac is 8 % longer when compared to the BMW. Long cars are more spacious and also provide bigger trunk. Although the Pontiac G6 seems to be better option for families or those who value soft, smooth long-distance driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the BMW 2-Series Coupe F22 220i 184HP manual may appeal to singles as it will not cause problems with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
Number of doors
An owner of the Pontiac has a one door more as a tailgate. It will allow him to put things into a boot in easier way, especialy when it comes to things of large size. Passages of both cars who want to seat in the rear have to enter a car through a front door which needs folding a front seat.
The higher a vehicle is, the better is the comfort of getting in to it and greater capacity of loading big amount of stuff to it. The difference at the level of 15 mm to the advantage of the Pontiac G6 Coupe 2.4 167HP automatic is little and does not matter much.
Automatic gearbox installed in the Pontiac G6 Coupe 2.4 167HP automatic in spite of having a few disadvantages offers much more better comfort of driving. After a long ride especially in the city the driver is less exhausted. Also automatic puts less strain on the engine because of the factory settings of changing gears in specific revs range.