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Selected Style X3 4-Door AWD 3.0i
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
X3 4-Door AWD 3.0i 17 25 $33,670 $36,800
4-Door AWD 4.2i
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door AWD 4.2i 15 21 $35,438 $38,520
4-Door AWD 5.3i 15 20 $37,278 $40,520
Pricing
Invoice Price
$33,670
$35,438
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$36,800
$38,520
Monthly Payment Estimate
$613 / month
$642 / 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 25 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle AWD Sport Utility
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.4 58.5
Front Leg Room (in) 40.2 41.4
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 96.1 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 35.8 37.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 40.2
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.8 58.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.4 39.6
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 65.9 68.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.7 62.1
Wheelbase (in) 110.1 113.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.0 75.4
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0 63.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.0 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 179.7 193.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - TBD - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD - 39.8
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 80.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
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
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x - TBD - 12.9 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Channel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0 22.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.4 37.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 3.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.9 18.5
Tires
Spare Tire Size Compact 225/55R18
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P235/55R17 225/55R18
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P235/55R17 225/55R18
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 550
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 5500
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4023 4720
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8 18 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8 18 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 18 x 8.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 150
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 214 @ 3500 277 @ 4800
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.0L/182 4.2L/256
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 225 @ 5900 290 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas 6 Cyl Gas I6
Fuel System - TBD - SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 15
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - TBD - -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.35 3.06
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66 1.00
Trans Type 6 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1 -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain AWD All-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.93 2.29
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.50 1.63
Trans Order Code NA AUT
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.64 3.73
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Hard Top 4 Door
Vehicle Name BMW X3 Saab 9-7X
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Independent 5-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Air Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA Coil-Over-Shock
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - NA
 
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