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BMW X6 vs. Ford Explorer Price Comparison (MSRP)

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BMW X6 vs. Ford Explorer Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $55,065

Ford Explorer Platinum   
Difference: $13,370

Lowest Total Invoice: $52,631

Ford Explorer Platinum   
Difference: $11,719

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20182018201820182018
ModelX6X6X6X6Explorer
TrimsDrive35ixDrive35ixDrive50iMPlatinum
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $62,700 $65,000 $77,450 $104,100 $53,940
Base Invoice $58,990 $61,130 $72,710 $97,495 $51,512
Premium Tier 1,150 1,150      
Driving Assistance Package 1,700 1,700      
Parking Assistance Package 700 700      
Metallic paint (extra cost) 550 550      
Temporary spare tire 150 150 150    
Heated steering wheel 190 190      
Apple CarPlay support 300 300 300 300  
M Sport Design     4,450    
Blind spot warning system       500  
Wood trim       0  
Cargo cover         130
Premium Tier 1,060 1,060      
Driving Assistance Package 1,565 1,565      
Parking Assistance Package 645 645      
Metallic paint (extra cost) 505 505      
Temporary spare tire 140 140 140    
Heated steering wheel 175 175      
Apple CarPlay support 275 275 275 275  
M Sport Design     4,095    
Blind spot warning system       460  
Wood trim       0  
Cargo cover         124
Options (change) 4,740 4,740 4,900 800 130
Options (change) 4,365 4,365 4,510 735 124
Destination 995 995 995 995 995
Total Price $68,435 $70,735 $83,345 $105,895 $55,065
Total Invoice $64,350 $66,490 $78,215 $99,225 $52,631

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: BMW X6 vs. Ford Explorer

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Ford Explorer Platinum
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $19,825
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $17,889
Model Year20182018201820182018
ModelX6X6X6X6Explorer
TrimsDrive35ixDrive35ixDrive50iMPlatinum
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine300hp I6300hp I6300hp I6567hp V8365hp V6
TransmissionT8T8T8T8T6
DrivetrainRWDAWDAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)205, 10205, 10600, 16600, 16500, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)255/50-19255/50-19255/50-19285/35-21255/50-20
Total Price$68,435$70,735$83,345$105,895$55,065
Adjustments for Features0-1,950-2,700-4,200-6,455
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$68,435$68,785$80,645$101,695$48,610
Cost Above Minimum$0$350$12,210$33,260$0
Total Invoice$64,350$66,490$78,215$99,225$52,631
Adjustments for Features0-1,833-2,534-3,935-6,170
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$64,350$64,657$75,681$95,290$46,461
Cost Above Minimum$0$307$11,331$30,940$0

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Features Comparison: BMW X6 vs. Ford Explorer

Model Year20182018201820182018
ModelX6X6X6X6Explorer
TrimsDrive35ixDrive35ixDrive50iMPlatinum
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1300$1300$1300$1300 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic    $1100
RWD$0    
AWD $1700$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
AC power outlet    $100
Active noise reduction    $0
Adaptive cruise control    $750
Cruise control$250$250$250$250 
Heated steering wheel$100$100$100 $100
Keyless entry keypad    $50
Power-adjustable pedals    $125
Remote climate control    $25
Remote start    $150
Semi-automated parking system$500$500$500 $500
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist    $25
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0$0$0  
Around view cameras$500$500$500  
Automatic braking, low-speed$200$200$200  
Cross-traffic warning, rear    $100
Curve control    $50
Driver drowsiness monitor$150$150$150  
Forward collision warning$200$200$200 $200
Hill descent control $250$250$250$250
Inflatable rear seat belts    $200
Knee airbag, passenger    $100
Lane departure prevention, steering-based    $200
Lane departure warning$200$200$200 $200
Pedestrian detection$50$50$50  
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system    $100
Rearview camera   $200$200
Safety key    $5
Side curtain airbags$350$350$350$350 
Side curtain airbags, three rows    $500
Terrain selector    $200
Tires, run-flat$150$150$150  
Trailer sway control    $25
Vehicle health reports    $0
Wide-view front camera$150$150$150 $150
Cargo Management 
Cargo area rails w/tie downs$50$50$50$50 
Class III trailer hitch    $250
Overhead sunglass holder    $25
Roof rails    $250
Trailering equipment (7 wire)    $150
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support    $100
Automatic air recirculation$100$100$100$100 
DVD-compatible player$0$0$0$0 
Handwriting recognition$200$200$200$200 
Heated windshield washer nozzles$15$15$15$15 
In-vehicle Internet$150$150$150$150 
Media drive$15$15$15$15 
Navigation map updates, three years$0$0$0$0 
Rear air vents with automatic controls$250$250$250$250 
Rear air vents with manual controls    $150
Rear dual-zone climate control$125$125$125$125 
Rear HVAC unit    $400
Residual heat$50$50$50$50 
S Voice support$0$0$0$0 
Satellite radio    $200
Satellite radio - one year subscription$250$250$250$250 
Surround sound  $250$250$250
Telematics service, such as OnStar$300$300$300$300 
Text dictation$50$50$50$50 
Voice recorder$0$0$0$0 
Wi-Fi hotspot    $50
Exterior 
Black exterior trim (optional)  $0$0 
Body kit  $0$0 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)    $250
Painted brake calipers (optional)   $0 
Panoramic sunroof    $1200
Rear bumper protector    $40
Rear spoiler   $200$200
Sunroof$900$900$900$900 
Tow hook(s), front    $40
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights    $200
Compass    $0
Cornering lights$50$50$50$50 
Head-up display (HUD)$350$350   
Headlight washers   $50 
Interior ambient lighting    $150
Interior ambient lighting, configurable$150$150$150$150 
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display$250$250$250 $250
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only    $750
Mirror tilt-down in reverse$25$25$25$25 
Steering-linked headlights$150$150$150$150 
Xenon HID headlights$500$500$500$500 
Powertrain 
Active rear differential   $500 
Automatic start / stop$150$150$150$150 
Launch control$100$100$100$100 
Regenerative braking$0$0$0$0 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats    $300
Door sill trim plates  $100$100 
Heated second row seats    $200
Illuminated door sill trim plates    $200
Leather-wrapped steering wheel$150$150$150$150 
Manual recliner, second row seats    $75
Massage, driver seat    $100
Massage, passenger seat    $100
Memory system, passenger seat  $150$150 
Power headrest height adjuster, driver seat$50$50$50$50 
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat$50$50$50$50 
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat  $100$100 
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat  $100$100 
Power thigh support length adjuster, driver seat  $100$100 
Power thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat  $100$100 
Power upper seatback recliner, driver seat  $100$100 
Power upper seatback recliner, passenger seat  $100$100 
Power-stowing third row seats    $1000
Synthetic suede headliner   $650 
Tailgating position, third row seats    $50
Upholstered instrument panel, leather   $1000$1000
Wood/leather-wrapped steering wheel    $150
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Active stabilizer bars   $500 
Adaptive dampers - electrical   $500 
Alloy wheels$350$350$350$350 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200$200$200$200 
Machined alloy wheels    $350
Rear air springs, auto-leveling   $350 
Sport suspension (upgrade)    $0
Total Value of Features$9,080$11,030$11,780$13,280$15,535
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$1,950$2,700$4,200$6,455
Value of Feature Adjustments0-1,833-2,534-3,935-6,170

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Specifications Comparison: BMW X6 vs. Ford Explorer

Model Year20182018
ModelX6Explorer
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase115.5 in112.6 in
Length192.0 in198.3 in
Width78.1 in78.9 in
Height66.5 in70.0 in
Curb Weight4,631 lb.4,458 lb.
Fuel Capacity22.4 gal.18.6 gal.
Row 1 Headroom38.3 in41.4 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room59.9 in61.5 in
Row 1 Hip Room0.0 in57.3 in
Row 1 Legroom40.4 in40.6 in
Row 2 Headroom37.2 in40.6 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.0 in61.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room0.0 in56.8 in
Row 2 Legroom35.9 in39.5 in
Row 3 Headroom0.0 in37.8 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room0.0 in50.8 in
Row 3 Hip Room0.0 in40.7 in
Row 3 Legroom0.0 in33.3 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
26.6 ft321.0 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
26.643.9 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
59.7 ft381.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
BMW X6 sDrive35i

Premium Tier
FeatureValueRequested?
Rear air vents with automatic controls150No
Proximity key250Yes
Rear dual-zone climate control125No
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100Yes
Total Requested35040%
Total Not Requested52560%
Driving Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Head-up display (HUD)350No
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Driver drowsiness monitor150No
Speed limit information0No
Lane departure warning200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Pedestrian detection50No
Total Requested60044%
Total Not Requested75056%
Parking Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Semi-automated parking system500Yes
Around view cameras300No
Wide-view front camera150Yes
Total Requested65068%
Total Not Requested30032%

Option Package Details
BMW X6 xDrive35i

Premium Tier
FeatureValueRequested?
Rear air vents with automatic controls150No
Proximity key250Yes
Rear dual-zone climate control125No
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100Yes
Total Requested35040%
Total Not Requested52560%
Driving Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Head-up display (HUD)350No
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Driver drowsiness monitor150No
Speed limit information0No
Lane departure warning200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Pedestrian detection50No
Total Requested60044%
Total Not Requested75056%
Parking Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Semi-automated parking system500Yes
Around view cameras300No
Wide-view front camera150Yes
Total Requested65068%
Total Not Requested30032%

Option Package Details
BMW X6 xDrive50i

M Sport Design
FeatureValueRequested?
Black exterior trim (optional)0No
Body kit0No
Sport front fascia (optional)0No
Sport rear fascia, e.g. diffuser (optional)0No
Door sill trim plates100Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Driver drowsiness monitor150No
Speed limit information0No
Lane departure warning200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Pedestrian detection50No
Semi-automated parking system500Yes
Around view cameras300No
Wide-view front camera150Yes
Total Requested145067%
Total Not Requested70033%

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