Compare BMW X3 vs Volvo XC60

Overview

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 25 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.8 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
248 hp @ 5200 rpm
250 hp @ 5500 rpm
Torque
258 lb-ft @ 1450 rpm
258 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
39.4 ft
37.4 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 7"
18" x 7.5"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 7"
18" x 7.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Double Wishbone
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P225/60HR18
P235/60HR18
Rear Tire
P225/60HR18
P235/60HR18
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
27 MPG
25 MPG
City
25 MPG
22 MPG
Highway
29 MPG
29 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.6 Tons/yr
7.1 (Est) Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
17.2 gallons
18.8 gallons
Cruising Range City
430 miles
413.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
498.8 miles
545.2 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
185.9 in
184.6 in
Height
66 in
65.3 in
Max Width
74.4 in
74.9 in
Front Width
63.8 in
65.1 in
Rear Width
64.4 in
65.2 in
Wheelbase
112.8 in
112.8 in
Ground Clearance
7.2 in
8.5 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
40.3 in
41.5 in
Front Seat Headroom
41.1 in
38 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.6 in
58.2 in
Front Seat Hip Room
N/A
56.4 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
36.4 in
38 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.1 in
38 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56 in
56.3 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
N/A
55.4 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,931 lbs
4,008 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
N/A
3,500 lbs

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
62.7 ft³
63.6 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
28.7 ft³
17.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
28.7 ft³
17.8 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Jet Black
  • Bright Silver Metallic
  • Crystal White Metallic
  • Denim Blue Metallic
  • Fusion Red Metallic
  • Ice White
  • Onyx Black Metallic
  • Osmium Grey Metallic
  • Pine Grey Metallic

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, SensaTec Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, SensaTec Upholstery
  • Blond, Leather Upholstery w/Blonde Interior
  • Blonde, Blonde City Weave Textile Upholstery
  • Charcoal, Leather Upholstery
  • Maroon Brown, Leather Upholstery

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

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Standard
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Optional
Standard

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

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

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

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