Compare 2013 BMW X5 M vs 2013 Ford Flex

2013 BMW X5 M
2013 Ford Flex
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AWD 4-Door
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
AWD 4-Door 12 17 $81,740 $88,850
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4-Door FWD SE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door FWD SE 17 24 $29,123 $30,900
4-Door FWD SEL 17 24 $31,052 $33,300
4-Door AWD SEL 16 23 $32,872 $35,250
4-Door FWD Limited 17 24 $36,554 $39,200
4-Door AWD Limited 16 23 $38,373 $41,150
4-Door AWD Limited w/EcoBoost 16 23 $40,863 $43,820
Pricing
Invoice Price
$81,740
$29,123
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$88,850
$30,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1481 / month
$515 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
9.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
With an unmistakable design, strong performance, and a roomy, comfortable interior, the 2013 Ford Flex proves that three-row crossovers don't have to be boring.
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Fuel Economy
City
12 mpg 17 mpg
Highway
17 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sport Utility Vehicle - 4WD 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Third Leg Room (in)
NA 33.300
Second Head Room (in)
39.000 40.500
Passenger Capacity
5 7
Third Hip Room (in)
NA 41.100
Second Shoulder Room (in)
58.000 58.100
Front Leg Room (in)
40.000 40.800
Third Head Room (in)
NA 38.700
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 55.500
Third Shoulder Room (in)
NA 50.800
Second Leg Room (in)
36.600 44.300
Front Head Room (in)
39.300 41.800
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- TBD - 155.8
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 55.000
Front Shoulder Room (in)
60.000 58.400
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
78.500 75.900
Track Width, Front (in)
65.400 65.400
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
191.000 201.800
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
69.400 68.000
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
65.800 65.400
Wheelbase (in)
115.500 117.900
Cargo Area Dimensions
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)
75.200 83.200
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA 20.000
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
35.800 43.200
Brakes
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
15.200 x - TBD - 13.000 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)
15.600 x - TBD - 12.800 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
22.500 18.600
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
19.500 17.000
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
- TBD - 40.700
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - N/A
Tires
Front Tire Size
P275/40WR20 P235/60R17
Spare Tire Size
NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA N/A
Spare Tire Order Code
NA N/A
Rear Tire Size
P315/35WR20 P235/60R17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA N/A
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
900 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
6000 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 200
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
5368 4471
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
20 x 11.0 17 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
20 x 10.0 17 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
555 @ 6000 287 @ 6250
Engine Type
Turbocharged Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System
Direct Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
500 @ 1500-5650 254 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
NA 998
Displacement
4.4L/268 3.5L/213
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
12 17
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
14 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
17 24
Transmission
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.860 1.000
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.400 2.880
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.340 2.870
Trans Order Code
NA 44J
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.900 3.390
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.140 1.410
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Automatic
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.690 0.740
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.170 4.480
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.520 1.840
Trans Type
6 6
Summary
Body Style
Sport Utility Vehicle 4 Door
Vehicle Name
BMW X5 M Ford Flex
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 1.259
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-link Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - N/A
Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone MacPherson strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - 0.866
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - N/A
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
13.1 9.6
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
- TBD - 3 (2012)
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
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Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
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Overall Side Crash Rating
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Side Barrier Rating
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Side Barrier Rating Driver
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Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
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Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
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Combined Side Rating Front Seat
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Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
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Rollover Rating

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