The horsepower is a parameter that majority of car fans pay the biggest attention to. In this case, it is the BMW X5 E70 which has by 41 horsepower more when compared to the BMW X3 E83, which makes this vehicle a bit better in terms of high speed. Having more horsepower the BMW X5 E70 should also provide somewhat better flexiblility in specific gears.
The BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting xDrive30d 245HP manual 4x4 uses 12 percent fewer in the combined cycle in comparison to the BMW X3 E83 3.0 d 204HP manual 4x4. The difference in the amount of 12 percent is not realy noticeable. Nevertheless within some time it would allow you to make a substantial cost reduction.
The BMW X5 E70 has 32 percent more torque when compared to the BMW X3 E83. The difference at such level is relevant, so that the BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting will be seeding up perceptibly faster.
The BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting consumes 2.4 l fewer fuel in city traffic in relation to the BMW. The difference at the level of 2.4 l will be very significant in everyday use of car. Additionally, within long period of time it may give real and noticeable cost savings. Also note that medium results of the average fuel efficiency may be considerably raised if you drive swiftly. The difference in fuel consumption of the vehicles selected by you is so huge that you should consider to choose cars with engines of similar power and similar dimensions. Only then will the comparision be adequate.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The BMW X3 E83 accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h relatively slower compared to the BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting. The
difference at the level of
0.3 s is
quite low and for that
reason it should
not be vitally taken by you into
consideration for buying one of presented
The BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting xDrive30d 245HP manual 4x4 features 171 l
more capable trunk
in relation to the BMW.
Such a difference is relevant
and it will distinctly is relevant to the comfort of the
vehicle’s usage. It is worth to note that
the BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting has
boot size than the average in its segment. More spacious
luggage compartment will be useful during family
traveling as well as during
everyday car’s usage.
Trunk capacity with seats down
Width of a car affects the amount of space for passengers and also stability during driving. The BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting xDrive30d 245HP manual 4x4 is widther by 82 millimeters in relation to the BMW X3 E83 and is not really worth considering. The medium for the „full-size SUV” segment is 1,866 millimeters and is by 67 mm larger than the same attribute of the BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting.
In the aspect of fuel tank size it is the BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting xDrive30d 245HP manual 4x4 that can contain 27 % more fuel in relation to the BMW X3 E83 3.0 d 204HP manual 4x4. The medium fuel tank capacity in the large off-road 4x4 class, which is represented by the BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting xDrive30d 245HP manual 4x4, amounts to 84 l, whereas in mini 4x4 class (represented by the BMW X3 E83) it amounts to 61 l.
The BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting has 5 % longer wheelbase than BMW X3 E83. Consequently the BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting xDrive30d 245HP manual 4x4 is safer and has a better stability. What is more, longer wheelbase has impact on convenient and more comfortable traveling.
Maximum load capacity
The BMW X5 E70 is 283 millimeters longer when compared to the BMW X3 E83. The length of the car is significant when it comes to driving comfort and room in the trunk. The BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting very likely will be offering to it's users more space for legs. At the same time the BMW will be better driven ,however, the BMW X3 E83 3.0 d 204HP manual 4x4 will be a bit easier to park due to shorter length of the body.
Model release date
The difference in release date between presented cars is only 3 years, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a dizzying pace and for that reason the BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting may have more modern solutions.
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater capacity of carrying massive amount of stuff to it. The difference between these two cars at the level of 6 % to the advantage of the BMW X5 E70 SUV Facelifting is not big and does not matter much.