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Selected Style 4-Door 2.5L Turbo
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2.5L Turbo 18 23 $33,208 $35,290
4-Door 2.5L Turbo w/Sunroof 18 23 $33,208 $35,290
4-Door 2.5L Turbo w/Sunroof/3rd Row 18 23 $33,208 $35,290
4-Door 2.5L Turbo AWD 17 22 $33,208 $35,290
4-Door 2.5L Turbo AWD w/Sunroof 17 22 $33,208 $35,290
4-Door 2.5L Turbo AWD w/Sunroof/3rd 17 22 $33,208 $35,290
4-Door 2.9L Twin Turbo AWD 15 20 $39,092 $41,550
4-Door 2.9L Twin Turbo AWD w/3rd Row 15 20 $39,092 $41,550
4-Door 4.4L AWD w/3rd Row 15 20 $42,706 $45,395
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
$33,208
$38,125
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$35,290
$41,700
Monthly Payment Estimate
$588 / month
$695 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Special Purpose Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Third Head Room (in) NA -
Front Hip Room (in) 55.4 - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 101 97.6
Third Shoulder Room (in) NA -
Second Leg Room (in) 36.4 35.4
Front Head Room (in) 40.1 39.9
Second Hip Room (in) 53.6 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.3 58.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Third Leg Room (in) NA -
Second Head Room (in) 39.5 38.5
Third Hip Room (in) NA -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.8 57.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.0 39.3
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 188.9 183.7
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 70.2 67.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.9 62
Wheelbase (in) 112.6 111.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.7 73.7
Track Width, Front (in) 64.3 62
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.9 7.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 41.2 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 21.6 - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 74.6 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 84.9 69.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.2 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) 12.1 x - TBD - 12.8 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1 24.6
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7 3.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.9 21.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.0 39.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 235/65R17 P235/65R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 235/65R17 P235/65R17
Spare Tire Size Compact P235/65R17
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 400 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 400 600
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000 6000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4450 4652
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.5 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 140
Engine
Displacement 2.5L/153 3.0L/182
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 208 @ 5000 225 @ 5900
Engine Type Turbo Gas I5 Gas I6
Fuel System MPFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 236 @ 1500 - 4500 214 @ 3500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 21
Transmission
Trans Type 5 6
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again Geartronic NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive AWD
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 4.64
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.03 2.83
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.86 4.10
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.34 1.26
Trans Description Cont. Automatic, Manual w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.83
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.66 5.14
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.98 1.79
Summary
Vehicle Name Volvo XC90 BMW X5
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door Hard Top
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Double-Pivot
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Strut-Type
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multilink Aluminum 4-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Integrated
 
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