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BMW X3 vs. Subaru Outback Price Comparison (MSRP)

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BMW X3 vs. Subaru Outback Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $38,353

Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited   
Difference: $21,242

Lowest Total Invoice: $35,645

Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited   
Difference: $20,440

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201720182018
ModelX3OutbackOutback
TrimxDrive35i3.6R Limited3.6R Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Base Price $48,950 $35,395 $38,690
Base Invoice $46,205 $33,064 $36,089
Driver Assistance Package 950    
Navigation system 1,950    
Text dictation 0    
LED headlights 1,900    
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed 1,900    
Metallic paint (extra cost) 700    
Leather seating surfaces 1,450    
Heated front seats 500    
Apple CarPlay support 300    
EyeSight and Navigation Package   1,585  
Wheel-lip moldings   458 458
Driver Assistance Package 875    
Navigation system 1,795    
Text dictation 0    
LED headlights 1,750    
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed 1,750    
Metallic paint (extra cost) 645    
Leather seating surfaces 1,335    
Heated front seats 460    
Apple CarPlay support 275    
EyeSight and Navigation Package   1,323  
Wheel-lip moldings   343 343
Options (change) 9,650 2,043 458
Options (change) 8,885 1,666 343
Destination 995 915 915
Total Price $59,595 $38,353 $40,063
Total Invoice $56,085 $35,645 $37,347

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: BMW X3 vs. Subaru Outback

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $19,582
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $18,878
Model Year201720182018
ModelX3OutbackOutback
TrimxDrive35i3.6R Limited3.6R Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Engine300hp I6256hp H6256hp H6
TransmissionT8CVT-6CVT-6
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)19/26 MPG20/27 MPG20/27 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)600, 16576, 12576, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/50-18225/60-18225/60-18
Total Price$59,595$38,353$40,063
Adjustments for Features-1,6600-90
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$57,935$38,353$39,973
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$1,620
Total Invoice$56,085$35,645$37,347
Adjustments for Features-1,5620-84
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$54,523$35,645$37,263
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$1,618

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Features Comparison: BMW X3 vs. Subaru Outback

Model Year201720182018
ModelX3OutbackOutback
TrimxDrive35i3.6R Limited3.6R Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1300  
6-speed manually-shiftable CVT $1100$1100
AWD$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
Hands-free trunk or liftgate$100  
Heated steering wheel  $100
Lead vehicle start alert $25$25
PIN Code Access $10$10
Remote app$25  
Remote window/roof operation$15  
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0  
Automatic braking, low-speed $200$200
Backup collision intervention $150$150
Blind spot warning system $200$200
Lane departure prevention, steering-based $200$200
Lane sway warning $25$25
Obstacle detection, front$200  
Pedestrian detection $50$50
Rear cross-traffic detection $100$100
Rollover sensor $50$50
Seat cushion airbag, driver $75$75
Seat cushion airbag, passenger $75$75
Temporary spare tire $150$150
Tires, run-flat$150  
Torque vectoring, brake-based $100$100
Vehicle health reports $0$0
Cargo Management 
Cargo area rails w/tie downs$50  
Cargo mat$40  
Cargo tray $40$40
Overhead sunglass holder $25$25
Roof rack $300 
Roof rails$250 $250
Trailering equipment (4 wire)$125  
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50  
Android Auto support $0$0
App support$100  
Automatic air recirculation$100  
DVD-compatible player$0  
Handwriting recognition$200  
Heated windshield washer nozzles$15  
In-vehicle Internet$150  
Media drive$15  
Rain-sensing wipers$175  
Rear air vents $100$100
Rear air vents with manual controls$150  
S Voice support$0  
Satellite radio $200$200
Satellite radio - one year subscription$250  
Surround sound$250  
Text dictation$50  
Variable intermittent wipers $75$75
Voice control for external devices$0  
Voice recorder$0  
Wiper de-icer $25$25
Exterior 
Active grille shutters $0$0
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$25  
Panoramic sunroof$1200  
Rear bumper protector  $40
Sunroof $900$900
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror$75  
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75  
Compass $0$0
LED headlights$1000  
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only $750$750
Mirror tilt-down in reverse$25  
Power-folding mirrors$50  
Powertrain 
Automatic start / stop$150  
Regenerative braking$0  
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100$100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Door sill trim plates $100$100
Heated second row seats $200$200
Manual recliner, second row seats $75$75
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat$150  
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$150  
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100  
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat $100$100
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat$100  
Wood trim$300  
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350  
Machined alloy wheels $350$350
Raised heavy-duty suspension $0$0
Total Value of Features$9,210$7,550$7,640
Value of Feature Adjustments$1,660$0$90
Value of Feature Adjustments-1,5620-84

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Specifications Comparison: BMW X3 vs. Subaru Outback

Model Year20172018
ModelX3Outback
Body4dr SUV4dr Wagon
Wheelbase110.6 in108.1 in
Length183.8 in189.9 in
Width74.1 in72.4 in
Height66.1 in66.1 in
Curb Weight4,230 lb.3,893 lb.
Fuel Capacity17.7 gal.18.5 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.7 in40.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.3 in58.1 in
Row 1 Hip Room0.0 in55.5 in
Row 1 Legroom39.9 in42.9 in
Row 2 Headroom39.1 in38.9 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room56.0 in57.3 in
Row 2 Hip Room0.0 in55.0 in
Row 2 Legroom36.5 in38.1 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
27.6 ft335.5 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
63.3 ft373.3 ft3

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Option Package Details
BMW X3 xDrive35i

Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200No
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Rearview camera200Yes
Total Requested50071%
Total Not Requested20029%
Navigation system
FeatureValueRequested?
DVD-compatible player0No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15No
In-vehicle Internet150No
Handwriting recognition200No
Siri Eyes Free support0Yes
S Voice support0No
4G LTE connectivity50No
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100No
Remote app25No
Total Requested72557%
Total Not Requested54043%

Option Package Details
Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited

EyeSight and Navigation Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system550Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Backup collision intervention150No
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane sway warning25No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200No
Pedestrian detection50No
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Lane departure warning200Yes
Total Requested260080%
Total Not Requested65020%

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