Maximum torque of the Chevrolet Caprice Classic IV Estate is 5 percent greater than the BMW. Because of this, the Chevrolet Caprice Classic IV Estate will accelerate a little bit faster and be better for overtaking other cars. Appropriate use of the flexibility of the engine may also cause that the Chevrolet Caprice Classic IV will burn up less fuel per 100 kilometers.
If you need a vehicles for long cruises, which could carry more things in the boot , take the Chevrolet. The BMW 5-Series F10 Touring F11 is equiped with by 4 percent less capable luggage compartment than the BMW 5-Series F10 Touring F11 so in this case you would be able to put in the trunk one bag less. When it comes to the trunk also check its dimensions which have considerable effect on loading capability .
Distance between two sides of a car affects room in the cabin and also stability on road. The width of the Chevrolet is larger only by 162 mm in relation to the BMW 5-Series F10 and is not really important. The average for the „executive” segment is approximately 1,826 millimeters and is by 11 percent smaller than the width of the Chevrolet Caprice Classic IV Estate.
The BMW 5-Series F10 Touring F11 gives way to the Chevrolet in the aspect of fuel tank size. The Chevrolet Caprice Classic IV Estate 4.3 i V8 203HP automatic is able to take by 25 percent more fuel in comparison to its contender.
The engine capacity of the Chevrolet Caprice Classic IV Estate is by 44 % larger in relation to the BMW 5-Series F10 Touring F11 530i 272HP manual. In a consequence the BMW 5-Series F10 will consume less fuel, however, the engine of the Chevrolet Caprice Classic IV Estate 4.3 i V8 203HP automatic will be of better performance, working more smoothly and more durable.
The Chevrolet Caprice Classic IV Estate is 613 mm longer in comparison to the BMW 5-Series F10 Touring F11 530i 272HP manual. Long cars are more spacious and usually have bigger trunk. Although the Chevrolet seems to be better option for families or drivers who value soft, smooth long-distance driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the BMW 5-Series F10 Touring F11 530i 272HP manual may appeal to singles because it will not cause problems with parking and will be more maneuverable.
The higher a car is, the better is the comfort of getting in to it and greater capacity of putting big amount of thinks to it. The difference between these two cars at the level of 59 millimeters to the advantage of the Chevrolet Caprice Classic IV Estate is not big and does not matter much.
For a comfortable ride in the city, it is tempting to opt for an automatic but the type of transmisison can have a substantial effect on fuel consumption. Automatics may use somewhere from 5 to 10% more than manuals.