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Selected Style X3 4-Door AWD 2.5i
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
X3 4-Door AWD 2.5i 17 24 $27,755 $30,300
X3 4-Door AWD 3.0i 17 25 $33,215 $36,300
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
$27,755
$38,125
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$30,300
$41,700
Monthly Payment Estimate
$505 / month
$695 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 35.8 35.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 39.9
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.8 58.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.4 38.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.4 57.2
Front Leg Room (in) 40.2 39.3
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 96.1 97.6
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.0 73.7
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0 62
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.0 7.1
Length, Overall (in) 179.7 183.7
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 65.9 67.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.7 62
Wheelbase (in) 110.1 111.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 30.0 - 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) 71.0 69.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x - TBD - 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) 12.6 x - TBD - 12.8 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.7 24.6
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 3.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.9 21.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.4 39.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P235/55R17 P235/65R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P235/55R17 P235/65R17
Spare Tire Size Compact P235/65R17
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
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
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4001 4652
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 140
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 184 @ 6000 225 @ 5900
Engine Type Gas 6 Cyl Gas I6
Fuel System - TBD - EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 175 @ 3500 214 @ 3500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.5L/152 3.0L/182
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 21
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1 NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain AWD AWD
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.93 4.64
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.50 2.83
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.91 4.10
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23 1.26
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - TBD - NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85 0.83
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.35 5.14
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66 1.79
Trans Type 6 6
Summary
Vehicle Name BMW X3 BMW X5
Body Style 4 Door Hard Top 4 Door Hard Top
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA Strut-Type
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Aluminum 4-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Integrated
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double-Pivot
 
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