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BMW X3
2022 BMW X3
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TBC
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.8
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Mazda CX-5
2021 Mazda CX-5
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$25,370
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.8
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Nissan Xterra
2015 Nissan Xterra
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$25,710
Starting Price (MSRP)
N/A
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Overview

Engine
3.0L Turbo Inline-6 Gas
Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
Engine
4.0L V6 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Four-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 25 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 15 MPG
Hwy: 20 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.7 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.8 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.1 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.0L Turbo Inline-6 Gas
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
4.0L V6 Gas
Horsepower
382 hp @ 5800 rpm
187 hp @ 6000 rpm
261 hp @ 5600 rpm
Torque
365 lb-ft @ 1520 rpm
186 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
281 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Four-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,317 lbs
3,552 lbs
N/A
Maximum Towing Capacity
N/A
2,000 lbs
5,000 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
23 MPG
28 MPG
17 MPG
City
21 MPG
25 MPG
15 MPG
Highway
27 MPG
31 MPG
20 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.8 Tons/yr
6.3 Tons/yr
10.4 (Est) Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
17.7 gallons
14.8 gallons
21.1 gallons
Cruising Range City
371.7 miles
370 miles
316.5 miles
Cruising Range Highway
477.9 miles
458.8 miles
422 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
186.1 in
179.1 in
N/A
Height
66 in
65.4 in
74.9 in
Max Width
74.7 in
72.5 in
72.8 in
Front Width
63.2 in
62.8 in
61.8 in
Rear Width
63.6 in
62.8 in
61.8 in
Wheelbase
112.8 in
106.2 in
106.3 in
Ground Clearance
7.2 in
7.5 in
9.1 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
40.3 in
41 in
42.4 in
Front Seat Headroom
40 in
39.7 in
39.9 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.6 in
57.1 in
58.3 in
Front Seat Hip Room
N/A
55.2 in
55.9 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
36.4 in
39.6 in
34.4 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.5 in
39 in
39.3 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56 in
54.8 in
58.3 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
N/A
55.3 in
46.1 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
62.7 ft³
59.6 ft³
65.7 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
28.7 ft³
30.9 ft³
36.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
28.7 ft³
30.9 ft³
36.3 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
39.7 ft
36 ft
37.3 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
19" x 7.5"
17" x 7"
16" x 7"
Rear Wheel Size
19" x 7.5"
17" x 7"
16" x 7"

Suspension

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

Tires

Front Tire
P245/50HR19
P225/65HR17
P265/70TR16
Rear Tire
P245/50HR19
P225/65HR17
P265/70TR16
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
Full-Size

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

Alpine White
  • Eternal Blue Mica
  • Jet Black Mica
  • Snowflake White Pearl Mica
  • Soul Red Crystal Metallic
  • Brilliant Silver
  • Cayenne Red
  • Glacier
  • Lava Red
  • Metallic Blue
  • Night Armor
  • Solar Flare Yellow, Build Out:05/15/2015, *PRICE TO FOLLOW*
  • Super Black

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Sunstone Metallic, Priority 1
N/A
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, SensaTec Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, SensaTec Upholstery
  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Gray, Cloth Seat Trim

Optional Interior Materials

  • Black w/Oyster Stitching, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac w/Contrast Stitch, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Oyster w/Contrast Stitch, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
N/A
N/A

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Not Available
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Not Available
Standard
Not Available

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Not Available

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
A/C
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Cruise Control
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Start
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Telematics
Not Available
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

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

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Maintenance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
N/A
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