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The 2020 BMW X1 and 2020 BMW X3 are likely at the top of the lists of Pekin and Dunlap drivers shopping for more affordable luxury SUVs. Both occupy a similar price-point and somewhat similar specs, but they occupy two different subtle niches. To better distinguish which types of drivers they best suit, BMW of Peoria is here to help you compare BMW models with our 2020 BMW X1 vs. X3 comparison. Once you choose the model you like, reach out to BMW of Peoria in Peoria for assistance.
Compare BMW X1 and X3 performance, and Galesburg drivers will find that they both offer admirable performance, Sport and Manual shift modes, available BMW xDrive intelligent all-wheel drive, and an 8-speed transmission. However, the X3 edges out the X1 when it comes to horsepower and X1 beats the X3 in fuel economy. The X3 also features 3 engine options.
BMW X1 sDrive28i (FWD) and xDrive28i (AWD) Engine:
BMW X3 sDrive30i and xDrive30i (AWD) Engine:
BMW X3 M40i Available Engine:
BMW X3 xDrive30e Hybrid Engine:
BMW is known for luxuriously equipped cabins, and neither the X1 or X3 will disappoint, but given the higher price tag of the X3, you can expect added bells and whistles:
Compare BMW X1 and X3 technology features, and you’ll find they both offer Advanced Real-Time Traffic Information and Active Park Distance Control, but also diverge:
Those willing to pay a little more for a moderate boost in performance and features should go with the X3. Those looking for a slightly more affordable luxury and reliable SUV that offers almost as much as an X3, should consider the 2020 BMW X1. We recommend that you test drive both with BMW of Peoria before you make your final decision. We look forward to your impressions! Be sure to check out our inventory of other BMW models while you’re here!
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