Maximum torque of the BMW X3 E83 is 6 % bigger than the Honda. Because of this, the BMW will accelerate a little bit faster and be better for overtaking other vehicles. Appropriate use of the flexibility of the engine may also cause that the BMW will use fever fuel for every 100 km.
The boot of the BMW X3 E83 is only 13 percent bigger than the Honda CR-V III. However, the difference is not big it would be fair to say that both cars have more of less the same boot capacity.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The top velocity possible to be reached by the BMW X3 E83 2.0 i 150HP manual 4x4 is greater in comparison to this of the Honda CR-V III SUV 2.0 i-VTEC 150HP manual 4x4 which allows to travel the same distance on the highway faster. The difference that amounts to 8 kilometers per hour is not big and is not realy noticable in daily use.
Maximal torque RPM
The RMP where the maximum torque is delivered indicates how fast an engine reaches its best output with increase in rmp. The lower revolutions or the longer range in which the torque is the greatest, the more the engine is flexible and the kick of acceleration is felt faster.
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room and stability of driving. The BMW X3 E83 2.0 i 150HP manual 4x4 is 29 mm wider in comparison to the Honda CR-V III SUV 2.0 i-VTEC 150HP manual 4x4. It is often clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The winner of selected cars in the aspect of fuel tank size is BMW which can hold by 7 liters more petrol compared with the Honda CR-V III.
BMW X3 E83 has 7 % longer wheelbase in comparison to the Honda. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. But, cars having a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
Number of gears
The BMW have a higher speed count than the Honda CR-V III SUV which means
that BMW X3 E83 would achieve
faster acceleration and better fuel
economy. But the difference is not big and if you are not drag
racer at a timed event you would not
feel the difference.
Maximum load capacity
The BMW X3 E83 is 39 millimeters longer in relation to the Honda. The length of the car is significant in terms of travelling comfort and space in the trunk. The BMW X3 E83 probably will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. At the same time the BMW X3 E83 will be better driven but the Honda CR-V III will be a slightly easier to park due to shorter length .