2005 BMW X3 Reviews, Ratings & Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value®
$5,544 - $7,244
Used Fair Market Range
Crash Test Rating
Not Available
Source NHTSA
MPG (up to)
17 City / 25 HWY
Horsepower
184-225
Seats
5
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Kelley Blue Book Value®
$5,544 - $7,244
Used Fair Market Range
Crash Test Rating
Not Available
Source NHTSA
MPG (up to)
17 City / 25 HWY
Horsepower
184-225
Seats
5

BMW X3 Models & Trims

2.5i $5,544 - $7,117*
Horsepower: 184 hp
Engine Type: Gas 6 Cyl
Standard Seating: Premium Synthetic
Standard Wheels: 17 x 8, 18 x 8 in. - Alloy
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning
3.0i $5,623 - $7,244*
Horsepower: 225 hp
Engine Type: Gas 6 Cyl
Standard Seating: Premium Synthetic
Standard Wheels: 17 x 8, 18 x 8 in. - Alloy
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning

*Prices are Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range

Owner Reviews

4.23

13 Reviews

31% 62% 8% 2 star 0% 1 star 0%

Owner reviews are verified by our team and cannot be altered or removed.

Great features if you take care of the car.

It picks up speed on the highway very well. It is comfortable. The heated seats and steering wheel is great on winter mornings. The heat has gone out on me. The water pump clogs. The stereo system got stuck and will not let me play CDs. My tires make a vibrating noise when I go over 80. It is great on gas and highway miles. But if you miss an oil change the car does not run smoothly.

- Brandy C

My BMW x-3 everyday ride is the best for now.

My vehicle was given as a gift so I cannot complain. It drives smoothly, it is size compact and has good gas mileage. It is definitely easier to maneuver and parking is not a problem. Because it is quite old and it did not come with upgrades, I consider it to being just an average vehicle. The luxury brand it has is definitely a plus.

- Maria S

It runs very well in the winter on snow and ice. It is very safe.

I like the space it provides more the four of us in our family. There is a lot of space to carry items and there is the flexibility of putting the back seats down providing extra space. The only downside to the vehicle is that it only carries five so if our children both want to bring a friend, then we have to use two cars.

- Todd B

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Compare Models & Key Features

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Front Drivers side wheel at profile.
Key Specs

Overview

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$5,544 - $7,117
$5,623 - $7,244

Horsepower

Horsepower
184 hp
225 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.5L DOHC 24
3.0L DOHC 24
Interior Features

Convenience & Comfort

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Optional
Standard

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Optional
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional
Standard

Power Windows

Power Windows
Standard
Standard

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass
Optional
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering
Standard
Standard

Dimensions

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
40.2 in.
40.2 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.3 in.
39.3 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
35.8 in.
35.8 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.4 in.
39.4 in.

Entertainment

CD Player

CD Player
Standard
Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control

Climate Control
Optional
Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional

Cell PhoneHookup

Cell PhoneHookup
Standard
Standard

Seats

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Premium Synthetic
Premium Synthetic

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional
Standard

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Standard

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional
Standard

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Standard
Standard

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Not Available
Optional
Exterior Features

Accessories

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Aluminum
Aluminum

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional
Optional

Dimensions

Tire Width

Tire Width
P235/50HR18
P235/50HR18

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
110.1 in.
110.1 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.4 ft.
38.4 ft.

Length

Length
179.7 in.
179.7 in.

Width

Width
73 in.
73 in.
Mechanical Specs

Engine & Performance

Weight

Weight
4001 - 4045 .lbs
4023 - 4067 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
184 hp
225 hp

Torque

Torque
175 ft. lbs.
214 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Weight

Maximum Towing Weight
350 .lbs
350 .lbs

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
Standard
Standard

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Standard
Standard

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
Straight 6 Cylinder
Straight 6 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

Fuel

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
17.7 gal.
17.7 gal.

Combined

Combined
21 mpg
21 mpg

City

City
17 mpg
17 mpg

Highway

Highway
24 mpg
25 mpg

Suspension

Transmission

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Optional
Safety Features

Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes
Standard
Standard

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights
Not Available
Standard

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System
Standard
Standard

Stability Control

Stability Control
Standard
Standard

Traction Control

Traction Control
Standard
Standard

HID Headlights

HID Headlights
Optional
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Optional

Assistance

Air Bags

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag
Standard
Standard

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag
Standard
Standard

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Standard
Standard

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag
Optional
Optional

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag
Standard
Standard

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag
Standard
Standard

Safety & Reliability

NHTSA Crash Test
Not Available

*National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

IIHS Crash Test
  • Moderate Overlap Front

  • Side

    N/A
  • Roof Strength

    N/A
  • Driver-side Overlap Front

    N/A

*Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

JD Power Rating
Not Available

*JD Power Circle Ratings