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2011 BMW X3

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  2011 BMW X3 2011 Volvo XC60 FWD 4-door 3.2L Angular Front Exterior View
Invoice $33,810 $30,926
19/26 17/25
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Bottom Line BMW finally has a crossover that's as good as its cars. The 2011 BMW X3 looks fantastic; performs like a sport sedan; and has a comfortable, top-notch interior. Read Full Review The 2011 Volvo XC60 offers top in-car tech and luxury features, in a secure package that's big enough for small families. Read Full Review
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  • Swoopy, un-boxy design
  • Interior materials and textures
  • Acceleration and responsiveness (35i)
  • Balanced handling
  • Good ride quality


  • Steering feel
  • Options can drive price way up


  • Curvy, attractive styling
  • Nicely trimmed interior
  • Strong acceleration (T6)
  • Good ride quality


  • Poor fuel economy
  • Techno-cluttered controls
  • Tigh back seat
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