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2021 Audi Q8 vs. 2021 BMW X6 Review

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2021 Audi

MSRP*: $68,200
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2021 BMW

MSRP*: $65,050 to $86,250
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Invoice* $64,108 $60,995 to $80,715
MPG - City 18 MPG 16 - 21 MPG
MPG - Hwy 23 MPG 22 - 26 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 60.7 ft3 Info not available
Engine V-6 Inline-6, V-8
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel All-wheel, Rear-wheel
Horsepower 335 hp 335 - 523 hp
Towing Capacity 7,700 lbs 7,200 lbs
Exterior Length 196.6 in 194.8 in
Exterior Width 78.5 in 78.9 in
Leg Room Front 41.6 in
Rear 40.2 in
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Head Room Front 37.1 in
Rear 38.1 in
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Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Info not available
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Info not available
Side Crash Rating** ***** Info not available

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Audi Q8 as you will with the BMW X6, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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). Whether you pick the Audi Q8 or the BMW X6, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Audi Q8 will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the BMW X6.

The Audi Q8 is about the same width as the BMW X6. When looking at overall length, the Audi Q8 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the BMW X6.

With the Audi Q8, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the BMW X6. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Audi Q8 and the BMW X6.

With somewhat higher torque, the Audi Q8 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the BMW X6.

In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Audi Q8 and the BMW X6.

The Audi Q8 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW X6.