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2020 BMW X3 M vs. 2021 GMC Yukon XL Review

New 2020 BMW X3 M

2020 BMW
X3 M

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New 2021 GMC Yukon XL

2021 GMC
Yukon XL

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MSRP*
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$69,900 to $76,900
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$53,400 to $74,100
Invoice* $65,505 to $72,015 $50,516 to $70,099
MPG - City 14 14 - 16
MPG - Hwy 19 19 - 20
Engine(s) Inline-6 V-8
Seating Capacity 5 8 - 9
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles

*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

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the GMC Yukon XL than in the BMW X3 M, due to its greater head- and legroom. The GMC Yukon XL will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the BMW X3 M.

Convenience
With the GMC Yukon XL, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the BMW X3 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 X3 M is somewhat more expensive than the GMC Yukon XL. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The BMW X3 M carries a much lower Destination Charge than the GMC Yukon XL.

Dimensions
If you go with the BMW X3 M, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the GMC Yukon XL.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the BMW X3 M transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the GMC Yukon XL.

Handling
The BMW X3 M has a smaller turning radius than the GMC Yukon XL, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The BMW X3 M has a little more horsepower than the GMC Yukon XL.

Utility
Soccer Moms beware - the BMW X3 M seats a lot fewer people than the GMC Yukon XL. With the BMW X3 M, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the GMC Yukon XL.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the BMW X3 M than that of the GMC Yukon XL.