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BMW X3
2022 BMW X3
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$43,700
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2022 BMW X3 M
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Land Rover Defender
2022 Land Rover Defender
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Overview

Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.0L Twin-Turbo Inline-6 Gas
Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Four-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 25 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 14 MPG
Hwy: 19 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 18 MPG
Hwy: 21 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
23.4 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.0L Twin-Turbo Inline-6 Gas
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
248 hp @ 5200 rpm
503 hp @ 5950 rpm
296 hp @ 5500 rpm
Torque
258 lb-ft @ 1450 rpm
479 lb-ft
295 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive
Four-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,079 lbs
4,620 lbs
N/A
Maximum Towing Capacity
N/A
N/A
7,716 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
27 MPG
16 MPG
19 MPG
City
25 MPG
14 MPG
18 MPG
Highway
29 MPG
19 MPG
21 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.5 (2021) Tons/yr
11.1 Tons/yr
9.3 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
17.2 gallons
17.2 gallons
23.4 gallons
Cruising Range City
430 miles
240.8 miles
421.2 miles
Cruising Range Highway
498.8 miles
326.8 miles
491.4 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
185.9 in
186.2 in
180.4 in
Height
66 in
65.7 in
77.7 in
Max Width
74.4 in
74.7 in
79.1 in
Front Width
63.8 in
63.9 in
67.1 in
Rear Width
64.4 in
63.1 in
66.9 in
Wheelbase
112.8 in
112.8 in
101.9 in
Ground Clearance
7.2 in
8 in
8.8 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
40.3 in
40.4 in
39 in
Front Seat Headroom
41.1 in
41.1 in
40.6 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.6 in
57.6 in
60.8 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
36.4 in
36.4 in
36.6 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.5 in
39.1 in
40.4 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56 in
56 in
59.2 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
62.7 ft³
62.7 ft³
58.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
28.7 ft³
28.7 ft³
15.6 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
28.7 ft³
28.7 ft³
15.6 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
39.4 ft
41.4 ft
37 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Steel Wheels
Front Wheel Size
19" x 7.5"
21" x 9.5"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
19" x 7.5"
21" x 10"
18" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
N/A
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
N/A

Tires

Front Tire
P245/50HR19
P255/40ZR21
P255/70VR18
Rear Tire
P245/50HR19
P265/40ZR21
P255/70VR18
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
Full-Size

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Jet Black
Alpine White
Fuji White

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Brooklyn Grey Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Tanzanite Blue II Metallic, Priority 1
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Donington Grey Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Toronto Red Metallic
  • Sunstone Metallic, Priority 1
  • Eiger Grey Metallic
  • Gondwana Stone Metallic
  • Hakuba Silver Metallic
  • Pangea Green Metallic
  • Santorini Black Metallic
  • Tasman Blue Metallic
  • Yulong White Metallic
  • Carpathian Grey Premium Metallic
  • Silicon Silver Premium Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Perforated SensaTec Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige, Perforated SensaTec Upholstery
  • Cognac, Perforated SensaTec Upholstery
  • Tacora Red, Perforated SensaTec Upholstery
  • Adelaide Grey, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black w/Beige Stitching, Full Leather Merino/Alcantara Upholstery
  • Black, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, BMW Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Sakhir Orange/Black, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Tartufo, BMW Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ebony, Fabric Seat Trim

Optional Interior Materials

  • Black, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Oyster, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
N/A
N/A

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Not Available
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Sun/Moonroof
Optional
Not Available
Not Available

Comfort

Head-Up Display
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Navigation System
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Liftgate
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Not Available
Standard
A/C
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Climate Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Heated Front Seat(s)
Optional
Not Available
Standard
Heated Rear Seat(s)
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Not Available
Optional
Keyless Entry
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Optional
Not Available
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Seat Memory
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Rear A/C
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
ABS
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
N/A
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
N/A
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
6 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
N/A
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
N/A
Roadside Assistance
N/A
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
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