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2019 BMW X3 M40i AWD
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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 BMW X3
M40i AWD
Invoice
$51,325
Average Price Paid
$51,968
2018 BMW X1
sDrive28i FWD
MSRP
$33,900
Invoice
$32,025
Average Price Paid
$31,983
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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2019 BMW X3
M40i AWD
Fair Price
$53,377
Good Price
$51,625
Great Price
$50,623
2018 BMW X1
sDrive28i FWD
Fair Price
$33,441
Good Price
$30,638
Great Price
$29,036

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 BMW X3
M40i AWD
No Expert Reviews
2018 BMW X1
sDrive28i FWD
William Maley Preview:

The BMW X1 is an outlier in the German automaker’s lineup. Whereas most of BMW’s model range is comprised of rear-wheel-drive (RWD) vehicles, the X1 is the first model for U.S markets ...

Specs

2019 BMW X3
M40i AWD
2018 BMW X1
sDrive28i FWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
--
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
32 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.2 gal 16.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
355 hp @ 5,500 RPM
228 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
369 lb-ft @ 1,520 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,450 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.23 in x 3.72 in
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 40.3 in 40.4 in
Back Legroom 36.4 in 37 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 28.7 cu ft 27.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload 959 lbs 899 lbs
Exterior
Length 186.1 in 175.4 in
Width 84.2 in 81.1 in
Height 66 in 62.9 in
Wheelbase 112.8 in 105.1 in

Available Options

2019 BMW X3
M40i AWD
2018 BMW X1
sDrive28i FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Dark Olive Metallic
  • Estoril Blue Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mediterranean Blue Metallic
  • Mineral Gray Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Sparkling Brown Metallic
  • Sunset Orange Metallic

Option Packages

  • Harman Kardon Premium Sound System
  • Convenience Package
  • LED Headlights with Cornering Lights
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Heated Front Seats & Steering Wheel
  • Luxury Package
  • M Sport Package
  • Navigation Business
  • Park Distance Control
  • Premium Package
  • Wireless Charging
  • ACC Stop & Go + Active Driving Assistant
  • Black with Blue Highlight, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Oyster, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Wheels: 19" x 8.0" Double-Spoke Bi-Color
  • Wheels: 19" x 8.0" Light Alloy Y-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" x 8.0" Light-Alloy Double-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" x 8.0" Y-Spoke

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