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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 BMW X5
xDrive40i AWD
MSRP
$60,700
Invoice
$56,950
Average Price Paid
$59,773
2,418 listings nationwide

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2018 BMW X1
sDrive28i FWD
MSRP
$33,900
Invoice
$32,025
Average Price Paid
$32,297
1,401 listings nationwide

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

2019 BMW X5
xDrive40i AWD
Fair Price
$59,963
Good Price
$58,375
Great Price
$57,466
2018 BMW X1
sDrive28i FWD
Fair Price
$32,757
Good Price
$30,978
Great Price
$29,960

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 BMW X5
xDrive40i AWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

BMW released the X5 in the late 1990s, when it became the first SUV to don a BMW badge. For 2019, the X5’s fourth generation rolls into the market with new design features and smart im...

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 X5
xDrive40i AWD
2018 BMW X1
sDrive28i FWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Dual Clutch 8-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
AWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
--
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
32 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.9 gal 16.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
335 hp @ 5,500 RPM
228 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
330 lb-ft @ 1,500 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 7 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 39.8 in 40.4 in
Back Legroom 37.4 in 37 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 33.9 cu ft 27.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload 849 lbs 899 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 6,603 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 7,209 lbs --
Exterior
Length 194.3 in 175.4 in
Width 87.3 in 81.1 in
Height 69 in 62.9 in
Wheelbase 117.1 in 105.1 in

Available Options

2019 BMW X5
xDrive40i AWD

Exterior Colors

  • AMETRIN Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Arctic Gray Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Pyrite Brown Metallic
  • Ruby Black Metallic
  • Sunstone Metallic
  • Terra Brown Metallic

Option Packages

  • 2-Axle Air Suspension
  • Soft-Close Automatic Doors
  • Leather Dashboard
  • 3RD Row Seat
  • Active Cruise Control
  • Alcantara Headliner In Upholstery Color
  • Ash Grain Silver Gray High-Gloss Fine-Wood Trim
  • Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
  • Comfort Handling Package
  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Plus Package
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Executive Package
  • Fineline Cross Black W/Aluminum Inserts
  • Glass Controls
  • Harman/Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Icon Adaptive Led Headlights W/LASERLIGHT
  • Individual Piano Finish Black Trim
  • Luxury Seating Package
  • M Sport Brakes
  • M Sport Package
  • Night Vision W/Pedestrian Detection
  • Off-Road Package
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Premium Package 2
  • Professional Rear-Seat Entertainment
  • Trailer Hitch - 7,200 LB Towing Limit
  • Head-Up Display
  • AMARONE/Black, (Ind) Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Canberra Beige, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Coffee, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Coffee, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Cognac, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Ivory White, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • TARTUFO, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-Contour Seats
  • Integral Active Steering
  • Wheels: 20" X 9" V-Spoke (Style 738)
  • Wheels: 21" X 9.5" FR & 21" X 10" RR Bi-Color
  • Wheels: 21" X 9.5" FR & 21" X 10" RR M Y-Spoke
  • Wheels: 21" X 9.5" FR & 21" X 10" RR Y-Spoke
  • Wheels: 22" X 9.5" FR & 22" X 10.5" RR M Double-Spoke
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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