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BMW X1 vs. Audi Q3 Price Comparison (MSRP)

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BMW X1 vs. Audi Q3 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $43,195

Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI   
Difference: $5,800

Lowest Total Invoice: $40,240

Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI   
Difference: $5,960

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20172018
ModelX1Q3
TrimxDrive28i2.0 TFSI
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $35,750 $32,900
Base Invoice $33,930 $30,596
Premium Package 3,250  
Technology Package 2,550  
M Sport Package 2,450  
Driver Assistance Package 1,150  
Cold Weather Package 550  
Temporary spare tire 150  
Leather seating surfaces 1,450  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 700 575
Premium Plus Package   2,900
Navigation Plus Package   2,100
Sport Package   1,000
AWD   2,100
Wood trim   350
Universal garage door opener   295
Premium Package 2,990  
Technology Package 2,345  
M Sport Package 2,255  
Driver Assistance Package 1,060  
Cold Weather Package 505  
Temporary spare tire 140  
Leather seating surfaces 1,335  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 645 536
Premium Plus Package   2,698
Navigation Plus Package   1,954
Sport Package   930
AWD   1,952
Wood trim   325
Universal garage door opener   274
Options (change) 12,250 9,320
Options (change) 11,275 8,669
Destination 995 975
Total Price $48,995 $43,195
Total Invoice $46,200 $40,240

The configured BMW X1 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 228hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 8-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Audi Q3 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 200hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the BMW X1 and Audi Q3 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the BMW X1 xDrive28i trim is $35,750. The features would cost an additional $12,250. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $48,995.

The base sticker price of the Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI trim is $32,900. The features would cost an additional $9,320. Including the destination charge of $975, the total price of this trim is $43,195.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the BMW X1 trims is 4. The feature adjusted price of the Audi Q3 trims is 3. Based on this adjustment, the Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured BMW X1 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 228hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 8-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Audi Q3 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 200hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the BMW X1 and Audi Q3 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the BMW X1 xDrive28i trim is $33,930. The features would cost an additional $11,275. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $46,200.

The invoice of the Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI trim is $30,596. The features would cost an additional $8,669. Including the destination charge of $975, the total price of this trim is $40,240.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the BMW X1 trims is 4. The feature adjusted price of the Audi Q3 trims is 0. Based on this adjustment, the Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: BMW X1 vs. Audi Q3

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $3,410
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $3,706
Model Year20172018
ModelX1Q3
TrimxDrive28i2.0 TFSI
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine228hp I4200hp I4
TransmissionT8T6
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)22/31 MPG20/28 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)205, 7180, 10
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/50-18255/40-19
Total Price$48,995$43,195
Adjustments for Features-2,3900
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$46,605$43,195
Total Invoice$46,200$40,240
Adjustments for Features-2,2540
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$43,946$40,240

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Features Comparison: BMW X1 vs. Audi Q3

Model Year20172018
ModelX1Q3
TrimxDrive28i2.0 TFSI
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1300 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1100
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
Hands-free trunk or liftgate$100 
Heated steering wheel$100 
Remote app$25 
Remote window/roof operation$15 
Semi-automated parking system$500 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Blind spot warning system $200
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Knee airbag, passenger$100 
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100 
Cargo Management 
Aluminum roof rails $250
Rear seat pass-through $100
Roof rails$250 
Storage compartment under front seat(s)$50 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50 
App support$100 
Handwriting recognition$200 
iPod integration $100
Navigation map updates, three years$0 
S Voice support$0 
Satellite radio $200
Satellite radio - one year subscription$250 
SD Card slot $25
Siri Eyes Free support$0 
SMS text-to-speech reader$50 
Telematics service, such as OnStar$300 
Text dictation$50 
USB port$100 
Voice control for external devices$0 
Voice recorder$0 
Wi-Fi hotspot $50
Exterior 
Black exterior trim (optional)$0 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75 
Cornering lights$75 
Fog light, rear $100
Head-up display (HUD)$350 
Headlight washers $50
LED headlights $1000
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only$750 
Mirror tilt-down in reverse$25 
Powertrain 
Automatic start / stop$150 
Regenerative braking$0 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Memory system, driver seat$200 
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat$100 
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat$100 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Sport suspension (upgrade)$0 
Total Value of Features$7,265$4,875
Value of Feature Adjustments$2,390$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-2,2540

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Specifications Comparison: BMW X1 vs. Audi Q3

Model Year20172018
ModelX1Q3
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase105.1 in102.5 in
Length174.8 in172.8 in
Width71.7 in72.1 in
Height63.5 in62.6 in
Curb Weight3,660 lb.3,682 lb.
Fuel Capacity16.1 gal.16.9 gal.
Row 1 Headroom42.0 in37.0 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room56.7 in55.8 in
Row 1 Legroom40.4 in40.0 in
Row 2 Headroom39.4 in37.4 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.2 in53.6 in
Row 2 Legroom37.0 in31.1 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
27.1 ft316.7 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
58.7 ft348.2 ft3

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Option Package Details
BMW X1 xDrive28i

Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat150Yes
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75Yes
Compass0Yes
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Cornering lights75No
Proximity key250Yes
Power-folding mirrors50Yes
Perimeter approach lighting25No
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror75No
Interior ambient lighting150Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only750Yes
Total Requested302588%
Total Not Requested42512%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Head-up display (HUD)350No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
Handwriting recognition200No
Siri Eyes Free support0No
S Voice support0No
4G LTE connectivity50No
Navigation map updates, three years0No
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Text dictation50No
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100No
Remote app25No
Navigation system600Yes
Voice recorder0No
Smartphone integration0No
SMS text-to-speech reader50No
Total Requested89052%
Total Not Requested82548%
M Sport Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sport suspension (upgrade)250No
Wood trim300Yes
Bodyside cladding100Yes
Special interior trim0No
Sport front fascia (optional)0No
Sport rear fascia, e.g. diffuser (optional)0No
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls100Yes
Black exterior trim (optional)0No
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat100No
Manual thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat50Yes
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat100No
Manual thigh support length adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Front sport buckets100Yes
Total Requested70061%
Total Not Requested45039%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Rearview camera200Yes
Semi-automated parking system500No
Total Requested70058%
Total Not Requested50042%
Cold Weather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Heated steering wheel100No
Total Requested20067%
Total Not Requested10033%

Option Package Details
Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI

Premium Plus Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75Yes
Additional chrome trim0No
Power-folding mirrors50Yes
Blind spot warning system200No
LED headlights-250No
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Power liftgate350Yes
Compass0Yes
Aluminum trim100No
Proximity key250Yes
Total Requested87595%
Total Not Requested505%
Navigation Plus Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
HD radio50Yes
Media drive15Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
Wi-Fi hotspot50No
Total Requested94095%
Total Not Requested505%
Sport Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Manual thigh support length adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Manual thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat50Yes
Front sport buckets100Yes
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls100Yes
Electronic systems calibration selector200Yes
255/40HR19 tires400No
Total Requested50056%
Total Not Requested40044%

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