2019 BMW X3 vs 2018 BMW X3
2019 BMW X3 2018 BMW X3

Engine

2.0L Turbo I-4 2.0L Turbo I-4

Horsepower

248 248

MPG (City/Highway)

23/30 * 22/29 *

2019 BMW X3 vs 2018 BMW X3

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Few cars are as advanced and eye-catching as the BMW X3, which boasts impressive acceleration and a luxurious cabin in the SUV. Drivers who are on the hunt for the perfect luxury vehicle to own can compare the 2019 BMW X3 to the 2018 BMW X3, which have a few similarities and differences. When you're ready to get behind the wheel of a new car, there are a few features to compare between both generations.

Performance

The 2019 BMW X3 is a crossover SUV that rides smoothly and gets excellent gas mileage. With a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, the car delivers 248 horsepower and is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission. It offers 23 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway for impressive fuel economy. It's also built with sharp steering and an excellent suspension system that makes riding over potholes or road imperfections smooth and effortless. The brakes are firm and responsive for increased safety. With the 2018 X3, the SUV handles like a charm and offers two different engines that are both powerful. The fuel-efficiency is above-average for its class with 22 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway. It handles smoothly on highways and doesn't hesitate to accelerate quickly when changing lanes or merging onto a highway.

Appearance

Few SUVs are as classy and regal as the 2019 BMW X3 with its signature kidney grille and sharp LED headlights. The exterior features oversized tail lamps that make a statement, along with dual chrome exhausts for a touch of athleticism. Large air intakes on the front also contribute to the bold styling of the SUV. The striking appearance of the 2018 X3 is hard to miss due to its commanding exterior that is bold and features a large body. Chrome accents are abundant on the body and frame both the kidney grille and the windows. The vehicle has a similar exterior to the new X3 and continues to look modern and edgy.

Features

Premium materials are present in the cabin of the new X3, along with excellent cargo capacity. Features that come standard include a USB port, tri-zone automatic climate control, a 6.5-inch touch screen, HD Radio, a 12-speaker audio system, and tri-zone automatic climate control. Optional features offered are driver drowsiness monitoring, pedestrian detection, and automatic emergency braking. Features that are included in the previous generation of the X3 include LED fog lights, tri-zone automatic climate control, Bluetooth, a rearview camera, rain-sensing windshield wipers, a USB port, an iDrive touch-screen infotainment system, a 12-speaker audio system, and HD Radio. Optional features to purchase include proximity keyless entry, a panoramic moonroof, satellite radio, a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster display, and wireless charging.

If you want to learn more about how the 2019 BMW X3 compares to the 2018 X3, feel free to visit or contact our dealership today. You can schedule a test drive and also learn more about the financing options that we offer to drivers.

* Actual mileage may vary.