2017 BMW X1 vs. 2017 BMW X3 Diesel

Image Comparison

Compare images of 2017 BMW X1 and 2017 BMW X3 Diesel by choosing the desired model and trim and then selecting the comparison image.

What is the main difference between X1 and X3 Diesel?

What we have here are two SUVs from BMW with some differences, such as the powertrain, starting price, horsepower, fuel economy, ground shadow size, and height. First of all, the 2017 BMW X1 has bigger and thirstier engine; the 2017 BMW X3 Diesel gets 4.5 more mpg. Also, there is a notable difference in the starting price of the 2017 X1, which is $9,000 less than the base MSRP of the 2017 X3 Diesel. In addition, not only X1 is slightly smaller, but it's also shorter than the X3 Diesel. Among similarities are the body structure, market segment, maximum occupancy, and cargo volume.

Specification Comparison

Safety Rating
Safety Rating
    
Trim
Trim
Configuration
Configuration
  • 2.0 L, Turbo, Auto, FWD
  • 2.0 L, Turbo, Diesel, Auto, AWD
MSRP
MSRP
$33,750
$42,750
Engine
Engine
2.0L Inline-4 Turbo
2.0L Inline-4 Turbo Diesel
Horsepower
Horsepower
228 hp
180 hp
Drivetrain
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive
0-60 MPH
0-60 MPH
6.6 sec
7.8 sec
City MPG
City MPG
23 MPG
27 MPG
Highway MPG
Highway MPG
32 MPG
34 MPG
Combined MPG
Combined MPG
26 MPG
30 MPG
Width
Width
81.1 in
82.2 in
Width W/O Mirrors
Width W/O Mirrors
71.1 in
74.1 in
Length
Length
175.4 in
183.6 in
Height
Height
62.5 in
66.1 in
Wheelbase
Wheelbase
105.1 in
110.6 in
Ground Shadow
Ground Shadow
86.6 ft2
94.5 ft2
Seats
Seats
5
5
First Row Head Room
First Row Head Room
41.9 in
40.7 in
First Row Leg Room
First Row Leg Room
40.4 in
39.9 in
First Row Leg Shoulder
First Row Leg Shoulder
55.6 in
58.3 in
Second Row Head Room
Second Row Head Room
39.4 in
39.1 in
Second Row Leg Room
Second Row Leg Room
37.0 in
36.8 in
Second Row Leg Shoulder
Second Row Leg Shoulder
55.2 in
56.0 in

Costs

2017 BMW X1

2017 BMW X3 Diesel

Annual Fuel Cost
Annual Fuel Cost
$2,300 - $2,350
-
Mininum Monthly Lease
Mininum Monthly Lease
$249 (2017 BMW X1 sDrive28i Sports Activity Vehicle)
$279 (2017 BMW X3 xDrive28d Sports Activity Vehicle)
Lease Due
Lease Due
$2,999
$3,999
Cost To Lease
Cost To Lease
$14,263 - $14,313
-
2017 BMW X1 vs. 2017 BMW X3 Diesel - Front Left Comparison2017 BMW X1 vs. 2017 BMW X3 Diesel - Front Left Comparison
2017 BMW X1 vs. 2017 BMW X3 Diesel - Rear Right Comparison2017 BMW X1 vs. 2017 BMW X3 Diesel - Rear Right Comparison
2017 BMW X1 vs. 2017 BMW X3 Diesel - Dashboard Comparison2017 BMW X1 vs. 2017 BMW X3 Diesel - Dashboard Comparison
2017 BMW X1 vs. 2017 BMW X3 Diesel - Side Comparison2017 BMW X1 vs. 2017 BMW X3 Diesel - Side Comparison
Comparison List:
Comparison list is empty, please add cars.