An auto-dimming rearview mirror, automatic climate control, ambient lighting, remote keyless entry and power windows and door locks are among the other standard features. . Peak torque kicks in at just 1,300 rpm, ensuring quick acceleration for a 0-60 time of 6. An available M Sport package adds shadowline exterior trim, a number of aerodynamic enhancements and upgraded wheels. That jumps to 60 cubic feet with the rear seats folded down. Skip to details on the: New for 2012 A turbocharged 2. Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.
Best car buying experience I've had, especially after being at a few other local dealers who tried sticking me in a high payment I just wasnt comfortable with. Competitors include the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Audi A6 and Infiniti M. The suspension also includes front and rear stabilizer bars, twin-tube gas-pressure shock absorbers and aluminum front and rear subframes. The V-8 pushes the weight to nearly 5000 pounds, but the claimed 0-to-60 time falls to 5. Speed-sensitive electric power steering provides good feedback at higher speeds and lightens up a little at lower speeds, thanks to a Servotronic variable assist feature. Most pre-owned Kia models are eligible for factory certification.
Within a short period of time they had me approved at a payment which was extremely affordable to me. That's good enough to drive the 550i to 60 mpg in just 5. Our users can find data on mass market car models from most popular brands. The xDrive trims also receive Hill Descent Control as a standard feature. Archived from on 16 November 2012. All Gran Turismo trims come standard with Dakota leather upholstery and Dark Wood trim, although owners can upgrade to Nappa leather upholstery. All three use an eight-speed automatic transmission; the 535i and 550i also offer a six-speed manual.
Reviewers don't call the Gran Turismo's ride uncomfortable, noting simply that it comes down more on the sporty side than the comfort-oriented side. Skip to details on the: New for 2012 A turbocharged 2. Archived from on 27 June 2010. The engine automatically restarts when the pedal is released. In addition, the seatbacks recline by up to 40 degrees to ensure passenger comfort. In addition, most owners like the Gran Turismo's exterior design, although they note that it doesn't appeal to everyone. Negative comments generally involve fuel economy and the plethora of options, which can be tricky to sort through, owners say.
Combining elements of a traditional luxury sedan and a sporty hatchback, the Gran Turismo provides up to 60 cubic feet of storage space and comes equipped with a unique dual-function tailgate that makes it easy to load all types of cargo. Trying to describe the can sound a bit like trying to solve a riddle: What has the rear seat of a 7-series, the driving position of an X5, and the over-the-road dynamics of a 5-series? In either configuration, the Gran Turismo's long wheelbase ensures plenty of front and rear-seat legroom. Owners can add multi-contour front seats with 20-way power adjustment as an option. The 535i trims ride on 18-inch, double-spoke alloy wheels with run-flat all-season tires, while the 550i trims get 18-inch, star-spoke light-alloy wheels, also with run-flat tires. As in previous years, the Gran Turismo rides on a double-wishbone multi-link aluminum front suspension with steel springs and a multi-link self-leveling suspension in the rear, which uses air pressure to ensure ride comfort, depending on road surfaces and vehicle load.
Engine choices were turbocharged petrol, straight-6 diesel and V8 petrol. Both engines come standard with a slick eight-speed automatic transmission. The 550i trims also include a hard-drive-based navigation system and a rear-view camera. The 528i and 535i also get standard stop-start technology in which the engine automatically turns off when the car is stopped and the driver's foot is on the brake pedal. Other seating options include heated and ventilated front and rear seats. Will refer friends in the future. A standard electronic limited-slip differential also helps ensure optimal handling.
In addition, owners can opt for a variety of available 19- and 20-inch wheels, as well as performance tires. An acoustic partition separates the fully enclosed cargo area from the main cabin, ensuring a quiet ride for passengers and insulating them from cold or warm weather when the tailgate is open. I love the purchase I made - They were fair, honest and transparent. All three models are available with rear- or xDrive all-wheel drive. The service allows to compare and analyze statistics for reported problems, complaints, recalls for various manufacturers. With the second row pushed all the way back, cargo space in the trunk checks in at 15.
The optional Luxury Rear Seating Package replaces the second-row bench seat with 2 power-adjustable heated and ventilated individual seats separated by a center console. The resulting body is long but not lithe, wide but not sporty. The engine automatically restarts when the pedal is released. Standard safety features include 6 airbags, as well as Dynamic Stability Control with Dynamic Traction Control, Brake Fade Compensation and a Start-off Assistant, which aids drivers when starting the vehicle on an incline. Owners can also add Integral Active Steering, which provides greater steering response at lower speeds and also steers the rear wheels up to 3 degrees in the opposite direction for optimal maneuverability in tight spaces.