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2021 BMW X5
2021 BMW X5
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$59,400
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8.4
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2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class SUV
2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class SUV
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$76,000
Starting Price (MSRP)
9.0
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2021 Tesla Model X
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$99,990
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8.8
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Overview

Engine
3.0L Turbo Inline-6 Gas
Engine
3.0L Turbo Inline-6 Hybrid
Engine
Electric
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Transmission
Single Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 26 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.9 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
23.8 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
N/A
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.0L Turbo Inline-6 Gas
3.0L Turbo Inline-6 Hybrid
Electric
Horsepower
335 hp @ 5500 rpm
362 hp @ 5500 rpm
N/A
Torque
330 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
369 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
N/A
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
9-Speed Automatic
Single Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,828 lbs
N/A
5,185 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
N/A
N/A
5,000 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
23 MPG
21 MPG
N/A
City
21 MPG
20 MPG
N/A
Highway
26 MPG
24 MPG
N/A

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7 Tons/yr
8.4 Tons/yr
N/A

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
21.9 gallons
23.8 gallons
N/A
Cruising Range City
459.9 miles
476 miles
N/A
Cruising Range Highway
569.4 miles
571.2 miles
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
194.3 in
205 in
198.3 in
Height
68.7 in
71.8 in
66 in
Max Width
78.9 in
77 in
78.7 in
Front Width
66.1 in
65.7 in
67.1 in
Rear Width
66.9 in
66.6 in
67.3 in
Wheelbase
117.1 in
123.4 in
116.7 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
7.9 in
5.4 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
7 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
39.8 in
40.3 in
N/A
Front Seat Headroom
40.8 in
39.4 in
N/A
Front Seat Shoulder Room
60 in
59.3 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
37.4 in
41.9 in
N/A
Rear Seat Headroom
38.7 in
40.2 in
N/A
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
58.1 in
58.5 in
N/A
Third Row Leg Room
N/A
34.6 in
N/A
Third Row Headroom
N/A
38.9 in
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A
50.3 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
72.3 ft³
84.7 ft³
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
33.9 ft³
42.7 ft³
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
33.9 ft³
17.4 ft³
N/A

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
41.3 ft
39.4 ft
40.8 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
19" x 9"
8.5
20" x 9"
Rear Wheel Size
19" x 9"
8.5
20" x 9.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Double Wishbone
N/A
Double Wishbone
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
N/A
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P265/50HR19
P275/50HR20
P265/45VR20
Rear Tire
P265/50HR19
P275/50HR20
P275/45VR20
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Jet Black
  • Black
  • Polar White
Pearl White Multi-Coat

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Arctic Gray Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Manhattan Green Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Sparkling Brown Metallic
  • Brilliant Blue Metallic
  • Emerald Green Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Mojave Silver Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Selenite Grey Metallic
  • Deep Blue Metallic
  • Midnight Silver Metallic
  • Solid Black
  • Red Multi-Coat

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, SensaTec Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, SensaTec Upholstery
  • Black, MB-Tex Upholstery
  • Espresso Brown/Black, MB-Tex Upholstery
  • Macchiato Beige/Black, MB-Tex Upholstery
  • Black, Premium Seat Trim
  • Cream, Premium Seat Trim
  • White/Black, Premium Seat Trim

Optional Interior Materials

  • Black, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Canberra Beige, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Coffee, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Cognac, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Ivory White, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Black, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Coffee, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Night Blue, (Ind) Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Tartufo, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Black/Tartufo, Leather Upholstery
  • Espresso Brown/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Macchiato Beige/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Exclusive Nappa Leather Seat Trim
N/A

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

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

US NHTSA crash test result

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

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
8 Years / Unlimited Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
8 Years / 80,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Maintenance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
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