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2020 BMW X4 vs. 2020 Nissan Armada Review

New 2020 BMW X4

2020 BMW
X4

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New 2020 Nissan Armada

2020 Nissan
Armada

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MSRP*
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$51,100 to $61,000
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$47,500 to $63,930
Invoice* $48,025 to $57,230 $44,040 to $59,256
MPG - City 21 - 23 13 - 14
MPG - Hwy 27 - 28 18 - 19
Engine(s) Inline-4, Inline-6 V-8
Seating Capacity 5 8
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 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 Nissan Armada than in the BMW X4, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Nissan Armada will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the BMW X4.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the BMW X4 as you will with the Nissan Armada, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the BMW X4 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Nissan Armada. 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 X4 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Nissan Armada.

Dimensions
Since the BMW X4 is much slimmer than the Nissan Armada, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the BMW X4, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Nissan Armada.

Drivetrain
The BMW X4 has much lower torque than the Nissan Armada, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The BMW X4 has a smaller turning radius than the Nissan Armada, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW X4 has a lot less horsepower than the Nissan Armada.

Utility
Soccer Moms beware - the BMW X4 seats a lot fewer people than the Nissan Armada. The BMW X4 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Nissan Armada.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the BMW X4 than that of the Nissan Armada.