BMW X3 vs. Land Rover Discovery Sport

Alpine White
VS
Fuji White

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$37,448 - $41,445
$31,860 - $36,643

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.62 / 5
21 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
248 hp
237 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L TwinPower Turbo In
2.0L i4 Turbocharged Ingenium (237hp)

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional
Not Available

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional
Not Available

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Optional

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Automatic Parking

Automatic Parking
Optional
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
40.3 in.
42 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40 - 41.1 in.
40.2 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
36.4 in.
37.3 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.5 - 39.1 in.
38.7 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Not Available

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Optional

AC

AC
Not Available
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
5 - 7

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional
Not Available

3rd Row Seating

3rd Row Seating
Not Available
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional
Optional

Exterior Features

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate
Not Available
Optional

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
112.8 in.
107.9 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39.4 ft.
38.1 ft.

Width

Width
74.4 in.
74.6 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4156 .lbs
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
248 hp
237 hp

Torque

Torque
258 ft. lbs.
251 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
4400 .lbs
Not Available

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
440 .lbs
Not Available

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
17.2 gal.
18.5 gal.

Combined

Combined
11 - 15 mpg
11 - 13 mpg

City

City
22 mpg
21 mpg

Highway

Highway
29 mpg
25 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional
Not Available

Safety Features

HID Headlights

HID Headlights
Not Available
Optional

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights
Not Available
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Not Available

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Not Available

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking
Optional
Not Available

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Not Available

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Not Available

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional
Optional

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag
Not Available
Optional

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
BMW X3
Land Rover Discovery Sport

Body Style

Body Style
Sports Activity Vehicle
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Four Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Not Available

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5 - 7

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
101.4 ft³.
Not Available

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4156 lbs.
Not Available

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
25 mpg.
22 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
22 mpg.
21 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
29 mpg.
25 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
4400 lbs.
Not Available

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
440 lbs.
Not Available

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
4400 lbs.
Not Available

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
440 lbs.
Not Available

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
4400 lbs.
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
2.0 L/122

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
2TB
Not Available

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
9

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
5.00
4.70

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.20
2.84

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.14
1.90

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.72
1.38

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.31
1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.80

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.46
3.80

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.38
Not Available

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.0
8.0

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Strut

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Not Available

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Not Available

Spare Tire Order Code

Spare Tire Order Code
300
074OC

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P225/60HR18, P245/45WR20, P245/50HR19, P245/50WR19
P235/55VR19 - P235/60VR18

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P225/60HR18, P245/50HR19, P245/50WR19, P275/40WR20
P235/55VR19 - P235/60VR18

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Compact

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 7 - 20 X 8 in.
18 X 8 - 19 X 8 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 7 - 20 X 9.5 in.
18 X 8 - 19 X 8 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39.4 ft.
38.1 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13 - 13.7 in.
12.8 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13 - 13.5 in.
11.8 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
17.2 gal.
18.5 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40 - 41.1 in.
40.2 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
40.3 in.
42 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.6 in.
57.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.5 - 39.1 in.
38.7 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
36.4 in.
37.3 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
56 in.
56.3 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
112.8 in.
107.9 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
74.4 in.
74.6 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
66 in.
67.9 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
63.8 in.
63.8 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
64.4 in.
64.2 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
62.7 ft³.
66.9 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
28.7 ft³.
32 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
28.7 ft³.
32 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.82
0.70

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.64
0.58

Model Group

Model Group
X3
Discovery Sport

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact Luxury Sport Utility
Compact Luxury Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
2.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4