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Selected Style AWD 4-Door xDrive28i
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
AWD 4-Door xDrive28i 21 28 $36,615 $39,800
AWD 4-Door xDrive35i 19 26 $41,310 $44,900
RWD 4-Door sDrive28i
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
AWD 4-Door xDrive35i 18 27 $35,695 $38,800
AWD 4-Door xDrive28i 22 33 $29,990 $32,600
RWD 4-Door sDrive28i 23 34 $28,430 $30,900
Pricing
Invoice Price
$36,615
$28,430
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$39,800
$30,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$663 / month
$515 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2014 BMW X3 is one of the sportiest-driving yet most fuel-efficient compact crossovers; and especially if you're not budget-limited you'll almost certainly be happy with its useful technology options and finely detailed cabin. The 2014 BMW X1 has plenty of style and enthusiasm, although it's a little short on some of the versatility and utility you might expect.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD Large Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56 54.6
Front Head Room (in) 40.7 41.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.3 55
Second Leg Room (in) 36.8 34.9
Front Leg Room (in) 39.9 41.4
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.1 39.7
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 62.8 59.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.3 -
Length, Overall (in) 183 176.5
Height, Overall (in) 65.4 60.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.4 60.2
Wheelbase (in) 110.6 108.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.1 70.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 27.6 25
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 27.6 25
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 63.3 56
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.9 13
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) 13 13
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.7 16.6
Steering
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39 37.1
Tires
Spare Tire Size NA NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P245/50WR18 P225/50HR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P245/50WR18 P225/50HR17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 -
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 3500 -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 525 -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4068 3527
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8 17 X 7.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8 17 X 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA NA
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 210 210
Engine
Displacement 2.0 L/122 2.0 L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 240 @ 5000 240 @ 5000
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Fuel System Direct Gasoline Injection Direct Gasoline Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 1250 260 @ 1250
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 24 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 23
Transmission
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.11 2.11
Trans Type 8 8
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29 1.29
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67 0.67
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.30 3.30
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.14 3.14
Trans Order Code 205 205
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67 1.67
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 0.84
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.71 4.71
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.38 3.15
Summary
Body Style Sport Utility Sport Utility
Vehicle Name BMW X3 BMW X1
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 7.6 (Est) 6.8 (Est)
 
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