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2021 Audi Q8 3.0T quattro Premium AWD
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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 BMW X5
M50i xDrive AWD
MSRP
$82,800
Invoice
$77,505
Average Price Paid
$78,188
351 listings nationwide

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2021 Audi Q8
3.0T quattro Premium AWD
MSRP
$68,200
Invoice
$64,108
Average Price Paid
$66,113
411 listings nationwide

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

2021 BMW X5
M50i xDrive AWD
Fair Price
$79,911
Good Price
$76,432
Great Price
$74,443
2021 Audi Q8
3.0T quattro Premium AWD
Fair Price
$67,005
Good Price
$65,125
Great Price
$64,050

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 BMW X5
M50i xDrive AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$92,742
7 listings nationwide

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2021 Audi Q8
3.0T quattro Premium AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$77,452
4 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 BMW X5
M50i xDrive AWD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

The BMW X5 was fully redesigned for the 2019 model year. In 2020, high-performance models were added to the mix and for 2021, the SUV’s second-generation plug-in hybrid variant joins t...

2021 Audi Q8
3.0T quattro Premium AWD
No Expert Reviews
No Data Available
  • Look and Feel 9
  • Performance 8
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 9
  • Safety 6
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 BMW X5
M50i xDrive AWD
Paul writes:
Ultimate driving machine
Looks/Style Ranked 2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class worse.
"Classier"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class worse.
"Much smoother ride. Quiet engine. "
2021 Audi Q8
3.0T quattro Premium AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2021 BMW X5
M50i xDrive AWD
2021 Audi Q8
3.0T quattro Premium AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
18 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.9 gal 22.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
523 hp @ 5,500 RPM
335 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
553 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
369 lb-ft @ 1,370 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
11.2:1
Displacement
4,400 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.5 in x 3.48 in
3.33 in x 3.5 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 5 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Rollover 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning 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 39.8 in 41.6 in
Back Legroom 37.4 in 40.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 33.9 cu ft 30.5 cu ft
Maximum Payload 985 lbs 1,124 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 7,209 lbs 7,700 lbs
Exterior
Length 194.3 in 196.6 in
Width 87.3 in 86.2 in
Height 68.7 in 67.2 in
Wheelbase 117.1 in 117.9 in

Available Options

2021 BMW X5
M50i xDrive AWD

Exterior Colors

  • AMETRIN Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Arctic Gray Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • DRAVIT Grey Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • TANZANITE Blue II Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
  • 2-Axle Air Suspension
  • Anthracite Alcantara Headliner
  • Leather Dashboard
  • BMW Individual Fineline Black Trim W/Alum Inserts
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Dynamic Handling Package
  • Executive Package
  • Front Massaging Seats
  • Individual Fine Wood Ash Grain Trim
  • Individual Piano Black Finish Trim
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Black, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Coffee, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Night Blue, (Ind) Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • TARTUFO, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Front Massaging Seats
  • Trailer Hitch
  • Wheels: 21" X 9.5" FR & 21" X 10" RR M Y-Spoke
  • Wheels: 22" M Double-Spoke Black (Style 742M)
  • Wheels: 22" X 9.5" FR & 22" X 10.5" RR M Double-Spoke
  • Wheels: 22" X 9.5" FR & 22" X 10.5" RR M V-Spoke
2021 Audi Q8
3.0T quattro Premium AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Carrara White
  • Dragon Orange Metallic
  • FLORETT Silver Metallic
  • Galaxy Blue Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Night Black
  • Orca Black Metallic
  • Samurai Gray Metallic
  • VICUNA Beige Metallic

Option Packages

  • Black Optic Package
  • Convenience Package
  • Towing Package
  • Wheels: 21" 5-Segment-Spoke-Design

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