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Compare Acura TLX 2 vs BMW M3 G80

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Neoscore
62%
77%
Pros
  • Great suspension setup
  • Good AWD system
  • Good engine reliability
  • Above-average styling
  • Great S58 engine
  • Good performance
  • Very high price
Cons
  • Lack in power
  • Very ugly front end

Variants

I4 AWD
I4 FWD
V6 Type S
M3
M3 Competition
M3 Competition xDrive

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
382 L / 13.5 cu-ft
480 L / 17.0 cu-ft
Engine Oil Capacity
7.0 L / 7.4 qt
Fuel Capacity
60.0 L / 15.9 gal
59.0 L / 15.6 gal
Passengers
5
5
Payload
M3505 kg / 1113 lbsM3 Competition480 kg / 1058 lbsM3 Competition xDrive480 kg / 1058 lbs

Chassis

Brakes
Electro-Servo Brakes
Brakes | Front
I4 AWDVentilated discs, 330.2 mmI4 FWDVentilated discs, 330.2 mmV6 Type SVentilated discs, 363.22 mm
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Disc, 330.2 mm
Ventilated discs
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Steering Ratio
15
Suspension | Front
Double-wishbone
MacPherson strut
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Multi-link
Tire Size
I4 AWD235/50 R18, 255/40 R19I4 FWD235/50 R18, 255/40 R19V6 Type S255/35 R20
275/40 ZR18 103Y XL (front) / 285/35 ZR19 103Y XLM3Front wheel tires: 275/40 ZR18 103Y XL Rear wheel tires: 285/35 ZR19 103Y XLM3 CompetitionFront wheel tires: 275/40 ZR18 103Y XL Rear wheel tires: 285/35 ZR19 103Y XLM3 Competition xDriveFront wheel tires: 275/35 R19 Rear wheel tires: 285/30 R20
Turning Circle
I4 AWD12.2 m / 40.0 ftI4 FWD12.2 m / 40.0 ftV6 Type S12.3 m / 40.3 ft
12.2 mM312.2 m / 40.0 ftM3 Competition12.2 m / 40.0 ftM3 Competition xDrive12.6 m / 41.3 ft

Construction

Battery | Capacity
70 Ah
Body Style
4-door Sedan
4-door Sedan

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
135 mm / 5.3 in
120 mmM3120 mm / 4.7 inM3 Competition120 mm / 4.7 inM3 Competition xDrive122 mm / 4.8 in
Size | Height
1433 mm / 56.4 in
1433 mmM31433 mm / 56.4 inM3 Competition1433 mm / 56.4 inM3 Competition xDrive1434 mm / 56.5 in
Size | Length
4943 mm / 194.6 in
4794 mm / 188.7 in
Size | Width
1910 mm / 75.2 in
1903 mmM31903 mm / 74.9 in | 2068 mm / 81.4 in (mirror unfolded)M3 Competition1903 mm / 74.9 in | 2068 mm / 81.4 in (mirror unfolded)M3 Competition xDrive1903 mm / 74.9 in
Track Width | Front
1626.0 mm / 64.0 in
1617.0 mm / 63.7 in
Track Width | Rear
1641.0 mm / 64.6 in
1605.0 mm / 63.2 in
Weight
I4 AWD1781.0 kg / 3926.4 lbsI4 FWD1682.0 kg / 3708.2 lbsV6 Type S1945.0 kg / 4288.0 lbs
1780 kgM31705.0 kg / 3758.9 lbsM3 Competition1730.0 kg / 3814.0 lbsM3 Competition xDrive1780.0 kg / 3924.2 lbs
Wheel Size
8.0J x 18, 8.5J x 19
18" (front) / 19" (rear)M3Front wheel rims: 9.5J x 18 Rear wheel rims: 10.5J x 19M3 CompetitionFront wheel rims: 9.5J x 18 Rear wheel rims: 10.5J x 19M3 Competition xDriveFront wheel rims: 9.5J x 19 Rear wheel rims: 10.5J x 20
Wheelbase
2870 mm / 113.0 in
2857 mm / 112.5 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
M34.2 secM3 Competition3.9 secM3 Competition xDrive3.5 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
M34.0 secM3 Competition3.7 secM3 Competition xDrive3.3 sec
CO2 Emission
M3248 g/kmM3 Competition234 g/kmM3 Competition xDrive228 ~ 231 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
0.33M30.33M3 Competition0.33M3 Competition xDrive0.34
Fuel Economy
I4 AWD9.8 L/100km / 24.0 MPG (combined) | 11.2 L/100km / 21.0 MPG (urban) | 8.1 L/100km / 29.0 MPG (highway)I4 FWD9.4 L/100km / 25.0 MPG (combined) | 10.7 L/100km / 22.0 MPG (urban) | 7.6 L/100km / 31.0 MPG (highway)V6 Type S11.2 L/100km / 21.0 MPG (combined) | 12.4 L/100km / 19.0 MPG (urban) | 9.8 L/100km / 24.0 MPG (highway)
M310.8 L/100km / 21.8 MPG (combined) | 15.6 L/100km / 15.1 MPG (urban) | 8.0 L/100km / 29.4 MPG (highway)M3 Competition10.2 L/100km / 23.1 MPG (combined) | 14.6 L/100km / 16.1 MPG (urban) | 7.6 L/100km / 31.0 MPG (highway)M3 Competition xDrive10.0 L/100km / 23.5 MPG (combined)
Top Speed
250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
I4 AWDFront-engine (transverse), All-wheel driveI4 FWDFront-engine (transverse), Front-wheel driveV6 Type SFront-engine (transverse), All-wheel drive
M3Front-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel driveM3 CompetitionFront-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel driveM3 Competition xDriveFront-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
I4 AWDSULEV-30I4 FWDSULEV-30V6 Type SULEV70
Euro 6d
Engine
S58B30T0
Engine | Bore
84.0 mm / 3.3 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
9.3:1
Engine | Displacement
I4 AWD3.0 LI4 FWD2.0 L
3.0 L / 182.6 cu-in / 2993.0 cc
Engine | Power
I4 AWD272.0 hp / 202.8 kW @ 6500 rpmI4 FWD272.0 hp / 202.8 kW @ 6500 rpmV6 Type S355.0 hp / 264.7 kW @ 5500 rpm
M3480.0 hp / 357.9 kW @ 6250 rpmM3 Competition510.0 hp / 380.3 kW @ 6250 rpmM3 Competition xDrive510.0 hp / 380.3 kW @ 6250 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
M3160.4 hp/L / 2.6 hp/cu-inM3 Competition170.4 hp/L / 2.8 hp/cu-inM3 Competition xDrive170.4 hp/L / 2.8 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
90.0 mm / 3.5 in
Engine | Torque
I4 AWD380 Nm / 280.3 lb-ft @ 1600-4500 rpmI4 FWD380 Nm / 280.3 lb-ft @ 1600-4500 rpmV6 Type S480 Nm / 354.0 lb-ft @ 1400-5000 rpm
M3550 Nm / 405.7 lb-ft @ 2650-6130 rpmM3 Competition650 Nm / 479.4 lb-ft @ 2750-5500 rpmM3 Competition xDrive650 Nm / 479.4 lb-ft @ 2750-5500 rpm
Engine | Type
I4 AWDTurbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderI4 FWDTurbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderV6 Type STurbocharged direct-injected petrol V6 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Inline 6, turbochargedM3Twin-scroll turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderM3 CompetitionTwin-scroll turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderM3 Competition xDriveTwin-scroll turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-6 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Fuel Capacity
59 L
Transmission | Gears
10-speed
M36-speedM3 Competition8-speedM3 Competition xDrive8-speed
Transmission | Type
AutomaticI4 AWDAutomatic SportShiftI4 FWDAutomatic SportShiftV6 Type SAutomatic
M3ManualM3 CompetitionAutomatic SteptronicM3 Competition xDriveAutomatic M Steptronic

Production

Availability
2020 Q3I4 AWD2020I4 FWD2020V6 Type S2021
M32020M3 Competition2020M3 Competition xDrive2021
Debut
2020-05-28
2020-09-23
Made In
USA
Germany
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