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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
MSRP
$57,200
Invoice
$53,695
Average Price Paid
$53,508
2,354 listings nationwide

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2018 BMW X6
sDrive35i RWD
MSRP
$62,950
Invoice
$59,045
Average Price Paid
$58,614
135 listings nationwide

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

2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
Fair Price
$55,060
Good Price
$52,258
Great Price
$50,656
2018 BMW X6
sDrive35i RWD
Fair Price
$60,223
Good Price
$57,442
Great Price
$55,851

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

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...

2018 BMW X6
sDrive35i RWD
William Maley Preview:

Some cars are designed to make a statement and stand out from the crowd—such as the BMW X6, for example. Not quite a coupe or a crossover but something in between, BMW describes it as ...

Specs

2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
2018 BMW X6
sDrive35i RWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
18 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
25 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 22.4 gal 22.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
300 hp @ 5,800 RPM
300 hp @ 5,800 RPM
Torque
300 lb-ft @ 1,200 RPM
300 lb-ft @ 1,200 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.2:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.31 in x 3.53 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 Standard
Leather Seats -- 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 40.4 in 40.3 in
Back Legroom 36.6 in 35.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 35.8 cu ft 26.6 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,110 lbs 1,110 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,952 lbs 6,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 193.2 in 193.8 in
Width 86 in 85.4 in
Height 69.4 in 67 in
Wheelbase 115.5 in 115.5 in

Available Options

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
2018 BMW X6
sDrive35i RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Atlas Cedar Metallic
  • Azurite Black Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Dark Olive Metallic
  • Flamenco Red Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Pearl Silver Metallic
  • Ruby Black Metallic
  • Space Gray Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bang & Olufsen Sound System
  • Harman Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Adaptive M Suspension
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • Lighting Package
  • Rear-Seat Entertainment Professional
  • Ceramic Controls
  • Cognac/Black Bi-Color Interior Design Package
  • Ivory White/Black Bi-Color Interior Design Package
  • Leather Dashboard
  • Piano Finish Black Trim
  • Executive Package
  • M Sport Package
  • Premium Package
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Driving Assistance Plus Package
  • Head-Up Display
  • Night Vision with Pedestrian Detection
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Amaro Brown, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Criollo Brown, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Nutmeg, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Smoke White, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Taupe, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-Contour Seats
  • Luxury Seating Package
  • Wheels: 20" x 10" Front and 20" x 11" Rear (Style 469M)
  • Wheels: 20" x 10" Front and 20" x 11" Rear (Style 491)
  • Wheels: 20" x 10" Front and 20" x 11" Rear (Style 597)

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