2020 Audi Q8 vs. 2021 BMW X6 | NewCars.com

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2020 Audi Q8 vs. 2021 BMW X6 Review

New 2020 Audi Q8

2020 Audi
Q8

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New 2021 BMW X6

2021 BMW
X6

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MSRP*
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$68,200
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$65,050 to $86,250
Invoice* $64,108 $60,995 to $80,715
MPG - City 17 16 - 21
MPG - Hwy 21 22 - 26
Engine(s) V-6 Inline-6, V-8
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**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

Convenience
The BMW X6 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Audi Q8, making it more convenient to drive.

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). 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. Both the Audi Q8 and the BMW X6 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
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.

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

Performance
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.

Utility
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.

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