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2013 BMW X5 M vs. 2015 BMW X5 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The BMW X5 M offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the BMW X5, with comparable head- and legroom. The BMW X5 will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the BMW X5 M.

Convenience
With the BMW X5, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the BMW X5 M, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The BMW X5 M will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the BMW X5, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the BMW X5 M and the BMW X5 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the BMW X5 M is much wider than the BMW X5, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the BMW X5 M takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the BMW X5.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the BMW X5 M transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the BMW X5.

Handling
The BMW X5 M has the same turning radius as the BMW X5, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the BMW X5 M, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the BMW X5. When it comes to horsepower, the BMW X5 M greatly out-muscles the BMW X5.

Utility
The BMW X5 M has less seating than the BMW X5, making the BMW X5 the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The BMW X5 M has less cargo space than the BMW X5, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
The BMW X5 M comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW X5.

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2013 BMW
X5 M

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MSRP*: $88,850

2015 BMW
X5

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MSRP*: $53,200 - $69,100
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 3.59%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 12 14 - 23
Highway MPG: 17 22 - 31
Engine(s): V-8 Inline-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 7 - 7
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $81,740 $48,945 - $63,570

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