2020 BMW X3 M vs. 2020 INFINITI QX80 | NewCars.com

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2020 BMW X3 M vs. 2020 INFINITI QX80 Review

New 2020 BMW X3 M

2020 BMW
X3 M

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New 2020 INFINITI QX80

2020 INFINITI
QX80

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MSRP*
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$69,900 to $76,900
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$66,750 to $91,450
Invoice* $65,505 to $72,015 $63,079 to $86,420
MPG - City 14 13 - 14
MPG - Hwy 19 19 - 20
Engine(s) Inline-6 V-8
Seating Capacity 5 7 - 8
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/60,000 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

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the INFINITI QX80 than in the BMW X3 M, due to its greater head- and legroom. The BMW X3 M will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the INFINITI QX80.

Convenience
With the INFINITI QX80, 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). Whether you pick the BMW X3 M or the INFINITI QX80, 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 BMW X3 M carries a much lower Destination Charge than the INFINITI QX80.

Dimensions
Since the BMW X3 M is much slimmer than the INFINITI QX80, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. 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 INFINITI QX80.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the BMW X3 M transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the INFINITI QX80.

Handling
The BMW X3 M has the same turning radius as the INFINITI QX80, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The BMW X3 M has a little more horsepower than the INFINITI QX80.

Utility
Soccer Moms beware - the BMW X3 M seats a lot fewer people than the INFINITI QX80. The BMW X3 M has significantly less cargo capacity than the INFINITI QX80.

Warranty
The INFINITI QX80 offers a little more coverage in its basic warranty than the BMW X3 M.