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2019 BMW X3 sDrive30i RWD
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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 BMW X3
sDrive30i RWD
MSRP
$41,000
Invoice
$38,630
Average Price Paid
$38,988
2,144 listings nationwide

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2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
MSRP
$57,200
Invoice
$53,695
Average Price Paid
$53,995
2,365 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2019 BMW X3
sDrive30i RWD
Fair Price
$40,045
Good Price
$38,731
Great Price
$37,979
2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
Fair Price
$55,255
Good Price
$52,617
Great Price
$51,109

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 BMW X3
sDrive30i RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$47,815
49 listings nationwide

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2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$61,199
321 listings nationwide
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 BMW X3
sDrive30i RWD
No Expert Reviews
2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

BMW first entered the crossover game in 2000, with its first-generation X5. Unlike others, it promised sports-car-like handling with increased ground clearance and light off-road prowe...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 BMW X3
sDrive30i RWD
No User Reviews
2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
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Specs

2019 BMW X3
sDrive30i RWD
2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
23 MPG
18 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.2 gal 22.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
248 hp @ 5,200 RPM
300 hp @ 5,800 RPM
Torque
258 lb-ft @ 1,450 RPM
300 lb-ft @ 1,200 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.2:1
10.2:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.23 in x 3.72 in
3.31 in x 3.53 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 -- 5 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 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 7 seats
Front Legroom 40.3 in 40.4 in
Back Legroom 36.4 in 36.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 28.7 cu ft 35.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 937 lbs 1,110 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 5,952 lbs
Exterior
Length 185.9 in 193.2 in
Width 84.2 in 86 in
Height 66 in 69.4 in
Wheelbase 112.8 in 115.5 in

Available Options

2019 BMW X3
sDrive30i RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Dark Olive Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Terra Brown Metallic

Option Packages

  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • Active Cruise Control
  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Driving Assistance Plus Package
  • Dynamic Handling Package
  • Executive Package
  • Harman/Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Luxury Package
  • M Sport Package
  • Navigation System
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Trailer Hitch
  • Wireless Charging
  • Black, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Oyster, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Panoramic Moonroof
  • 19" X 7.5" V-Spoke Bi-Color Wheels (Style 692)
  • 20" X 8.0" FR/20" X 9.5" RR Wheels (Style 699M)
  • Wheels: 19" X 7.5" V Spoke Bi-Color (Style 692)
2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Atlas Cedar Metallic
  • Azurite Black Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Imperial Blue Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Pearl Silver Metallic
  • Ruby Black Metallic
  • Space Gray Metallic
  • Sparkling Brown Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bang & Olufsen Sound System
  • Harman Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Adaptive M and Rear Axle Air Suspension
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • Lighting Package
  • Professional Rear-Seat Entertainment
  • Ceramic Controls
  • Ivory White Interior Design Package
  • Leather Dashboard
  • Mocha Interior Design Package
  • Piano Finish Black Trim
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Executive Package
  • Luxury Seating Package
  • M Sport Package
  • Premium Package
  • Driving Assistance Plus Package
  • Head-Up Display
  • Night Vision with Pedestrian Detection
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Amaro Brown, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Criollo Brown, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Nutmeg, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Smoke White, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Taupe, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Terra, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-Contour Seats
  • Rear Comfort Seats with Backrest Angle
  • Third-Row Seat
  • Wheels: 20" x 10" Front and 20" x 11" Rear (Style 451)
  • Wheels: 20" x 10" Front and 20" x 11" Rear (Style 469M)
  • Wheels: 20" x 10" Front and 20" x 11" Rear Black

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