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BMW X3 vs. Volkswagen Tiguan Price Comparison (MSRP)

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

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BMW X3 vs. Volkswagen Tiguan Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $33,470

Volkswagen Tiguan Sport   
Difference: $15,425

Lowest Total Invoice: $32,104

Volkswagen Tiguan Sport   
Difference: $14,041

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201720172017201720172017
ModelX3X3X3X3TiguanTiguan
TrimsDrive28ixDrive28ixDrive28dxDrive35iSportSEL
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $40,050 $42,050 $42,750 $48,950 $32,605 $34,500
Base Invoice $37,925 $39,785 $40,440 $46,205 $31,239 $33,120
Premium Package 2,050 2,050 1,750      
Navigation system 1,950 1,950 1,950 1,950    
Text dictation 0 0 0 0    
Steering-linked headlights 900 900 900      
Metallic paint (extra cost) 700 700 700 700    
Heated front seats 500 500 500 500    
Apple CarPlay support 300 300 300 300    
Leather seating surfaces 1,450 1,450 1,450 1,450    
Premium Package 1,885 1,885 1,610      
Navigation system 1,795 1,795 1,795 1,795    
Text dictation 0 0 0 0    
Steering-linked headlights 830 830 830      
Metallic paint (extra cost) 645 645 645 645    
Heated front seats 460 460 460 460    
Apple CarPlay support 275 275 275 275    
Leather seating surfaces 1,335 1,335 1,335 1,335    
Options (change) 7,850 7,850 7,550 4,900 0 0
Options (change) 7,225 7,225 6,950 4,510 0 0
Destination 995 995 995 995 865 865
Total Price $48,895 $50,895 $51,295 $54,845 $33,470 $35,365
Total Invoice $46,145 $48,005 $48,385 $51,710 $32,104 $33,985

The configured BMW X3 4dr SUV

The configured Volkswagen Tiguan 4dr SUV

Even when the BMW X3 and Volkswagen Tiguan are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the BMW X3 sDrive28i trim is $40,050. The features would cost an additional $7,850. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $48,895.

The base sticker price of the BMW X3 xDrive28i trim is $42,050. The features would cost an additional $7,850. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $50,895.

The base sticker price of the BMW X3 xDrive28d trim is $42,750. The features would cost an additional $7,550. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $51,295.

The base sticker price of the BMW X3 xDrive35i trim is $48,950. The features would cost an additional $4,900. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $54,845.

The base sticker price of the Volkswagen Tiguan Sport trim is $32,605. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $865, the total price of this trim is $33,470.

The base sticker price of the Volkswagen Tiguan SEL trim is $34,500. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $865, the total price of this trim is $35,365.

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 4. The feature adjusted price of the Volkswagen Tiguan trims is 3. Based on this adjustment, the Volkswagen Tiguan Sport 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

The configured Volkswagen Tiguan 4dr SUV

Even when the BMW X3 and Volkswagen Tiguan are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the BMW X3 sDrive28i trim is $37,925. The features would cost an additional $7,225. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $46,145.

The invoice of the BMW X3 xDrive28i trim is $39,785. The features would cost an additional $7,225. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $48,005.

The invoice of the BMW X3 xDrive28d trim is $40,440. The features would cost an additional $6,950. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $48,385.

The invoice of the BMW X3 xDrive35i trim is $46,205. The features would cost an additional $4,510. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $51,710.

The invoice of the Volkswagen Tiguan Sport trim is $31,239. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $865, the total price of this trim is $32,104.

The invoice of the Volkswagen Tiguan SEL trim is $33,120. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $865, the total price of this trim is $33,985.

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 4. The feature adjusted price of the Volkswagen Tiguan trims is 2. Based on this adjustment, the Volkswagen Tiguan Sport 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. Volkswagen Tiguan

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Volkswagen Tiguan Sport
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $13,505
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $12,231
Model Year201720172017201720172017
ModelX3X3X3X3TiguanTiguan
TrimsDrive28ixDrive28ixDrive28dxDrive35iSportSEL
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine240hp I4240hp I4180hp I4 D300hp I6200hp I4200hp I4
TransmissionT8T8T8T8T6T6
DrivetrainRWDAWDAWDAWDFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)205, 12205, 12205, 12600, 16?, 8400, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/50-18245/50-18245/50-18245/50-18235/50-18255/40-19
Total Price$48,895$50,895$51,295$54,845$33,470$35,365
Adjustments for Features-2,020-3,970-3,970-4,220-1000
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$46,875$46,925$47,325$50,625$33,370$35,365
Cost Above Minimum$0$50$450$3,750$0$1,995
Total Invoice$46,145$48,005$48,385$51,710$32,104$33,985
Adjustments for Features-1,906-3,745-3,745-3,979-960
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$44,239$44,260$44,640$47,731$32,008$33,985
Cost Above Minimum$0$21$401$3,492$0$1,977

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Features Comparison: BMW X3 vs. Volkswagen Tiguan

Model Year201720172017201720172017
ModelX3X3X3X3TiguanTiguan
TrimsDrive28ixDrive28ixDrive28dxDrive35iSportSEL
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1300$1300$1300$1300  
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic    $1100$1100
RWD$0     
AWD $1700$1700$1700  
FWD    $0$0
Accessories 
Hands-free trunk or liftgate$100$100$100$100  
Power liftgate$350$350$350$350  
Remote window/roof operation$15$15$15$15  
Universal garage door opener$100$100$100$100  
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0$0$0$0  
Hill descent control $250$250$250  
Rearview camera    $200$200
Temporary spare tire    $150$150
Tires, run-flat$150$150$150$150  
Trailer sway control    $25$25
Vehicle health reports    $0$0
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment    $50$50
Cargo area rails w/tie downs$50$50$50$50  
Cargo cover$75$75$75$75  
Cargo mat$40$40$40$40  
Overhead sunglass holder    $25$25
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50$50$50$50  
Android Auto support    $0$0
Automatic air recirculation$100$100$100$100  
DVD-compatible player$0$0$0$0  
Handwriting recognition$200$200$200$200  
In-vehicle Internet$150$150$150$150  
Media drive$15$15$15$15  
Mirrorlink support    $0$0
Navigation map updates, three years$0$0$0$0  
Rear air vents    $100$100
Rear air vents with manual controls$150$150$150$150  
S Voice support$0$0$0$0  
Satellite radio    $200$200
Satellite radio - one year subscription$250$250$250$250  
SD Card slot    $25$25
Surround sound   $250  
Text dictation$50$50$50$50  
Voice control for external devices$0$0$0$0  
Voice recorder$0$0$0$0  
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding    $350 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)$250$250$250$250 $250
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror$75$75$75$75  
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75$75$75$75  
Compass    $0$0
Cornering lights    $75$75
Interior ambient lighting$150$150$150$150  
Mirror tilt-down in reverse$25$25$25$25  
Powertrain 
Automatic start / stop$150$150$150$150  
Regenerative braking$0$0$0$0  
Seats and Interior Trim 
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats    $75$75
Manual recliner, second row seats    $75$75
Wood trim$300$300$300$300  
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200$200$200$200  
Sport suspension (upgrade)    $0$0
Total Value of Features$4,370$6,320$6,320$6,570$2,450$2,350
Value of Feature Adjustments$2,020$3,970$3,970$4,220$100$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-1,906-3,745-3,745-3,979-960

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Specifications Comparison: BMW X3 vs. Volkswagen Tiguan

Model Year20172017
ModelX3Tiguan
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase110.6 in102.5 in
Length183.8 in174.5 in
Width74.1 in71.2 in
Height66.1 in65.6 in
Curb Weight4,031 lb.3,405 lb.
Fuel Capacity17.7 gal.16.8 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.7 in39.1 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.3 in56.2 in
Row 1 Legroom39.9 in40.1 in
Row 2 Headroom39.1 in39.0 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room56.0 in55.0 in
Row 2 Legroom36.5 in35.8 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
27.6 ft323.8 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
63.3 ft356.1 ft3

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Option Package Details
BMW X3 sDrive28i

Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat150Yes
Total Requested175083%
Total Not Requested35017%
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 years0No
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100Yes
Remote app25Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Total Requested85067%
Total Not Requested41533%

Option Package Details
BMW X3 xDrive28i

Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat150Yes
Total Requested175083%
Total Not Requested35017%
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 years0No
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100Yes
Remote app25Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Total Requested85067%
Total Not Requested41533%

Option Package Details
BMW X3 xDrive28d

Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat150Yes
Total Requested175083%
Total Not Requested35017%
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 years0No
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100Yes
Remote app25Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Total Requested85067%
Total Not Requested41533%

Option Package Details
BMW X3 xDrive35i

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 years0No
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100Yes
Remote app25Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Total Requested85067%
Total Not Requested41533%

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