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2013 BMW X5 M vs. 2014 BMW X6 M Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW X5 M than in the BMW X6 M. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the BMW X5 M and the BMW X6 M.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the BMW X5 M as you will with the BMW X6 M, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the BMW X5 M will have less of an impact on your bank account than the BMW X6 M. 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 X6 M have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW X5 M is about the same width as the BMW X6 M. When looking at overall length, the BMW X5 M takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the BMW X6 M.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the BMW X5 M and the BMW X6 M are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The BMW X5 M has the same turning radius as the BMW X6 M, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the BMW X5 M will do just as well as the BMW X6 M, since they have about the same towing capacity. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the BMW X5 M and the BMW X6 M.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the BMW X5 M and the BMW X6 M. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the BMW X5 M as you will in the BMW X6 M.

Warranty
The BMW X5 M comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW X6 M.

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2013 BMW
X5 M

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MSRP*: $88,850

2014 BMW
X6 M

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MSRP*: $93,900
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City MPG: 12 13
Highway MPG: 17 --
Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
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 $86,390

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