2021 BMW X3 PHEV vs. 2020 INFINITI QX60 | NewCars.com

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2021 BMW X3 PHEV vs. 2020 INFINITI QX60 Review

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2021 BMW
X3 PHEV

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2020 INFINITI
QX60

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MSRP*
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$49,600
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$44,350 to $52,250
Invoice* $46,630 $41,911 to $49,377
MPG - City N/A 19 - 20
MPG - Hwy N/A 26 - 27
Engine(s) Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity 5 7
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 QX60 than in the BMW X3 PHEV, due to its greater head- and legroom. The INFINITI QX60 offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the BMW X3 PHEV, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

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 PHEV is somewhat more expensive than the INFINITI QX60. 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 X3 PHEV and the INFINITI QX60 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the BMW X3 PHEV is much slimmer than the INFINITI QX60, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the BMW X3 PHEV, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the INFINITI QX60.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the BMW X3 PHEV doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the INFINITI QX60.

Handling
The BMW X3 PHEV has the same turning radius as the INFINITI QX60, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the INFINITI QX60, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the BMW X3 PHEV. When it comes to horsepower, the BMW X3 PHEV has a lot less horsepower than the INFINITI QX60.

Utility
The BMW X3 PHEV has less seating than the INFINITI QX60, making the INFINITI QX60 the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The BMW X3 PHEV has significantly less cargo capacity than the INFINITI QX60.

Warranty
The INFINITI QX60 offers a little more coverage in its basic warranty than the BMW X3 PHEV.