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BMW X3 vs. BMW X1 Price Comparison (MSRP)

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BMW X3 vs. BMW X1 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $50,495

BMW X1 xDrive28i   
Difference: $12,800

Lowest Total Invoice: $47,580

BMW X1 xDrive28i   
Difference: $11,910

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20172017
ModelX3X1
TrimxDrive35ixDrive28i
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $48,950 $35,750
Base Invoice $46,205 $33,930
M Sport Package 2,700 2,450
Leather seating surfaces 1,450 1,450
Driver Assistance Package 950 1,150
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed 1,900 1,000
Text dictation 0  
Technology Package 2,750 2,550
LED headlights 1,900  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 700 700
Heated front seats 500  
Semi-automated parking system 500  
Driver Assistance Plus   700
Premium Package   3,250
Cold Weather Package   500
M Sport Package 2,485 2,255
Leather seating surfaces 1,335 1,335
Driver Assistance Package 875 1,060
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed 1,750 920
Text dictation 0  
Technology Package 2,530 2,345
LED headlights 1,750  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 645 645
Heated front seats 460  
Semi-automated parking system 460  
Driver Assistance Plus   645
Premium Package   2,990
Cold Weather Package   460
Options (change) 13,350 13,750
Options (change) 12,290 12,655
Destination 995 995
Total Price $63,295 $50,495
Total Invoice $59,490 $47,580

The configured BMW X3 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 300hp 3.0L I6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 8-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

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.

Even when the BMW X3 and BMW X1 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the BMW X3 xDrive35i trim is $48,950. The features would cost an additional $13,350. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $63,295.

The base sticker price of the BMW X1 xDrive28i trim is $35,750. The features would cost an additional $13,750. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $50,495.

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 X3 trims is 6. The feature adjusted price of the BMW X1 trims is 0. Based on this adjustment, the BMW X1 xDrive28i 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 X3 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 300hp 3.0L I6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 8-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

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.

Even when the BMW X3 and BMW X1 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the BMW X3 xDrive35i trim is $46,205. The features would cost an additional $12,290. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $59,490.

The invoice of the BMW X1 xDrive28i trim is $33,930. The features would cost an additional $12,655. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $47,580.

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 X3 trims is 5. The feature adjusted price of the BMW X1 trims is 7. Based on this adjustment, the BMW X1 xDrive28i 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 X3 vs. BMW X1

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: BMW X1 xDrive28i
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $12,560
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $11,684
Model Year20172017
ModelX3X1
TrimxDrive35ixDrive28i
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine300hp I6228hp I4
TransmissionT8T8
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)19/26 MPG22/31 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)600, 16205, 7
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/45-19225/50-18
Total Price$63,295$50,495
Adjustments for Features-2400
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$63,055$50,495
Total Invoice$59,490$47,580
Adjustments for Features-2260
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$59,264$47,580

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Features Comparison: BMW X3 vs. BMW X1

Model Year20172017
ModelX3X1
TrimxDrive35ixDrive28i
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1300$1300
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
Hands-free trunk or liftgate $100
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0 
Automatic braking, low-speed $200
Knee airbag, driver $100
Knee airbag, passenger $100
Lane departure collision mitigation $50
Pedestrian detection $50
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100 
Rollover sensor $50
Cargo Management 
Cargo area rails w/tie downs$50 
Cargo mat$40 
Storage compartment under front seat(s) $50
Trailering equipment (4 wire)$125 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Rear air vents $100
Rear air vents with manual controls$150 
Surround sound$250 
Exterior 
Sport rocker panels (optional)$0 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Compass $0
Cornering lights $75
LED headlights$1000 
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only $750
Steering-linked headlights$150 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Sport suspension (upgrade) $0
Total Value of Features$4,865$4,625
Value of Feature Adjustments$240$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-2260

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Specifications Comparison: BMW X3 vs. BMW X1

Model Year20172017
ModelX3X1
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase110.6 in105.1 in
Length183.8 in174.8 in
Width74.1 in71.7 in
Height66.1 in63.5 in
Curb Weight4,230 lb.3,660 lb.
Fuel Capacity17.7 gal.16.1 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.7 in42.0 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.3 in56.7 in
Row 1 Legroom39.9 in40.4 in
Row 2 Headroom39.1 in39.4 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room56.0 in57.2 in
Row 2 Legroom36.5 in37.0 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
27.6 ft327.1 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
63.3 ft358.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
BMW X3 xDrive35i

M Sport Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Torque vectoring, brake-based100Yes
Sport rocker panels (optional)0No
Black exterior trim (optional)0Yes
Manual thigh support length adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat100Yes
Manual thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat50Yes
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat100Yes
Bodyside cladding100Yes
Sport front fascia (optional)0No
Sport rear fascia, e.g. diffuser (optional)0No
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls100Yes
Dark-colored headliner (optional)0No
Door sill trim plates100Yes
Front sport buckets100Yes
245/45WR19 tires400No
Total Requested80067%
Total Not Requested40033%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Rearview camera200Yes
Total Requested700100%
Total Not Requested00%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Head-up display (HUD)350Yes
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
Handwriting recognition200Yes
Siri Eyes Free support0Yes
S Voice support0Yes
4G LTE connectivity50Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100Yes
Remote app25Yes
Total Requested1615100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
BMW X1 xDrive28i

Adaptive cruise control, all-speed
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Total Requested1150100%
Total Not Requested00%
Driver Assistance Plus
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Speed limit information0No
Lane departure collision mitigation50No
Pedestrian detection50No
Total Requested40057%
Total Not Requested30043%
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
Compass0No
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Cornering lights75No
Proximity key250Yes
Power-folding mirrors50Yes
Perimeter approach lighting25No
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror75Yes
Interior ambient lighting150Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription250Yes
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only750Yes
Total Requested335097%
Total Not Requested1003%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Head-up display (HUD)350Yes
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
Handwriting recognition200Yes
Siri Eyes Free support0Yes
S Voice support0Yes
4G LTE connectivity50Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
Text dictation50Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100Yes
Remote app25Yes
SMS text-to-speech reader50Yes
Voice recorder0Yes
Smartphone integration0No
Total Requested1715100%
Total Not Requested00%
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)0Yes
Manual thigh support length adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat100Yes
Manual thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat50Yes
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat100Yes
Front sport buckets100Yes
Total Requested90078%
Total Not Requested25022%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Rearview camera200Yes
Semi-automated parking system500Yes
Total Requested1200100%
Total Not Requested00%
Cold Weather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Heated steering wheel100No
Total Requested20067%
Total Not Requested10033%

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