BMW X3 vs. Porsche Macan

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$42,650
$47,800

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
3.93 / 5
30 Reviews
3.55 / 5
11 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
248 hp
252 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L TwinPower Turbo In
2.0L Turbo I

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Optional

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
40.3 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40 - 41.1 in.
Optional

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
36.4 in.
Optional

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.5 - 39.1 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Optional

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P225/60HR18 - P245/50WR19
P235/55VR19 - P265/45VR20

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
112.8 in.
110.5 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39.4 ft.
38.7 ft.

Width

Width
74.4 in.
76.1 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4156 lbs.
3902 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
248 hp
252 hp

Torque

Torque
258 ft. lbs.
273 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
4400 lbs.
4409 lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
440 lbs.
441 lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
Optional

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
4 Cylinder

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
17.2 gal.
19.8 gal.

Combined

Combined
26 mpg
23 mpg

City

City
22 mpg
20 mpg

Highway

Highway
29 mpg
25 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional
Optional

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
BMW X3
Porsche Macan

Body Style

Body Style
Sports Activity Vehicle
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
101.4 ft³.
3902 lbs.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4156 lbs.
22 mpg.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
25 mpg.
20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

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

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
29 mpg.
4409 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
4400 lbs.
441 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
440 lbs.
4409 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
4400 lbs.
441 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
440 lbs.
4409 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
4400 lbs.
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
2.0 L/121

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
Gasoline Direct Injection

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
7

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
2TB
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
3.69

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
2.15

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
5.00
1.41

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.20
1.03

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.14
0.79

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.72
0.63

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.31
2.94

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
4.13

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.46
8.0

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.38
Double Wishbone

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.0
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
H3L, H6B, H6K

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
H3L, H6B, H6K

Spare Tire Order Code

Spare Tire Order Code
300
P235/55VR19, P235/60VR18, P265/40VR21, P265/45VR20

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P225/60HR18, P245/45WR20, P245/50HR19, P245/50WR19
P255/50VR19, P255/55VR18, P295/35VR21, P295/40VR20

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P225/60HR18, P245/50HR19, P245/50WR19, P275/40WR20
Compact

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
18 X 8 - 21 X 9 in.

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 7 - 20 X 8 in.
18 X 9 - 21 X 10 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 7 - 20 X 9.5 in.
Compact in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Aluminum

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Rack-Pinion

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
38.7 ft.

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39.4 ft.
4-Wheel Disc

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Yes

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
13.6 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

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

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13 - 13.5 in.
19.8 gal.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
17.2 gal.
110.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40 - 41.1 in.
76.1 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
40.3 in.
63.9 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.6 in.
65.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.5 - 39.1 in.
65 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
36.4 in.
7.5 - 7.8 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
56 in.
53 ft³.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
112.8 in.
17.7 ft³.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
74.4 in.
17.7 ft³.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
66 in.
0.52

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
63.8 in.
Macan

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
64.4 in.
Compact Luxury Sport Utility

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
62.7 ft³.
Sport Utility

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
28.7 ft³.
2.0

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
28.7 ft³.
DOHC

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.82
aluminum

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.64
4

Model Group

Model Group
X3
4