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Selected Style 4-Door SUV AT
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door SUV AT 17 23 $33,241 $36,900
4-Door SUV AT Touring 17 23 $35,784 $39,725
4-Door SUV AT RES Touring 17 23 $37,134 $41,225
4-Door SUV AT w/Navi Touring 17 23 $38,259 $42,475
4-Door SUV AT RES w/Navi Touring 17 23 $39,609 $43,975
X5 4-Door AWD 3.0i
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
X5 4-Door AWD 3.0i 15 21 $38,125 $41,700
X5 4-Door AWD 4.4i 16 22 $48,230 $52,800
X5 4-Door AWD 4.8is 16 21 $63,970 $70,100
Pricing
Invoice Price
$33,241
$38,125
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$36,900
$41,700
Monthly Payment Estimate
$615 / month
$695 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Special Purpose Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 56.9 - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 161.5 97.6
Third Shoulder Room (in) 58.6 -
Second Leg Room (in) 37.8 35.4
Front Head Room (in) 38.4 39.9
Second Hip Room (in) 56.3 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 61.2 58.0
Passenger Capacity 7 5
Third Leg Room (in) 29.3 -
Second Head Room (in) 39.0 38.5
Third Hip Room (in) 48.5 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 61.1 57.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5 39.3
Third Head Room (in) 36.1 -
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 68.7 67.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 66.5 62
Wheelbase (in) 106.3 111.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.0 73.7
Track Width, Front (in) 66.3 62
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.0 7.1
Length, Overall (in) 188.7 183.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 14.8 NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 49.6 - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 81.5 69.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 1.1 13.1 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.3 x 0.4 12.8 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.2 24.6
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.22 3.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.9 21.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38 39.7
Steering Type Variable Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P235/65R17 P235/65R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P235/65R17 P235/65R17
Spare Tire Size - TBD - P235/65R17
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 600
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 6000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4451 4652
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.5 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.5 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.6 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 140
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 265 @ 5800 225 @ 5900
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I6
Fuel System PGM-FI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 253 @ 3500-5000 214 @ 3500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.5L/214 3.0L/182
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 21
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.53 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain 4 Wheel Drive AWD
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.89 4.64
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57 2.83
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.38 4.10
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 1.26
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.83
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.69 5.14
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02 1.79
Trans Type 5 6
Summary
Vehicle Name Acura MDX BMW X5
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door Hard Top
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double-Pivot
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.79 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/L-Arm Strut-Type
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.91 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multilink Aluminum 4-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Trailing Arm Integrated
 
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