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  • Mon - Fri9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Sat9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sun12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    (Last Sunday of the Month Only)
Service Hours:
  • Mon - Fri7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Sat7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • SunClosed
Parts Hours:
  • Mon - Fri7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Sat7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • SunClosed

2021 BMW X1 vs. 2021 BMW X3

2021 BMW X1 vs. 2021 BMW X3
2021 BMW X1


2021 BMW X3
228-hp 2.0L TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder

Base Engine

248-hp 2.0L TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder

Top Engine

382-hp M TwinPower Turbo 6-cylinder
24/34 city/highway mpg

EPA-Estimated MPG (base engine w/ FWD)

25/29 city/highway mpg
40.4/37 inches

Front/Rear Legroom

40.3/36.4 inches
27.1 cubic feet

Cargo Space

28.7 cubic feet

Comparing BMW SAV® models like the 2021 BMW X1 vs. 2021 BMW X3 can help you decide on the BMW model that’s best for you and your Marietta driving needs. Learn more about both BMW SAV® models with our team at BMW of Gwinnett Place and use our new vehicle specials to save even more at our Duluth dealership.

BMW X1 vs. X3: Performance

When it comes to performance, both models have a 2.0L engine, 8-speed sport automatic transmission with Sport and Manual shift modes, and standard front-wheel drive. If you’re interested in more powertrain options, you’ll want to opt for the BMW X3, which offers three engine options.

BMW X1 Performance Options

  • Base engine: 228-hp 2.0L BMW TwinPower Turbo inline 4-cylinder
  • Standard sDrive FWD, available xDrive AWD
  • EPA-estimated 24/34 city/highway mpg w/ FWD
  • EPA-estimated 23/31 city/highway mpg w/ AWD

BMW X3 Performance Options

  • Base engine: 248-hp 2.0L BMW TwinPower Turbo inline 4-cylinder (standard sDrive FWD, available xDrive AWD)
  • Available engine: 382-hp BMW M TwinPower Turbo 6-cylinder (standard xDrive AWD)
  • Hybrid engine: 288-combined-hp 2.0L BMW TwinPower Turbo inline 4-cylinder with integrated electric motor (standard xDrive AWD)
  • Base engine EPA-estimated 25/29 city/highway mpg w/ FWD
  • Base engine EPA-estimated 23/29 city/highway mpg w/ AWD
  • BMW M engine EPA-estimated 21/27 city/highway mpg w/ AWD
  • Hybrid engine EPA estimates TBD

BMW X1 vs. X3: Interior Space & Luxuries

Interested in a comfortable, stylish interior? Both the BMW X1 and BMW X3 provide SensaTec upholstery, automatic climate control, memory front seats, and a memory mirror. If you’re looking for a bit more, the higher-priced BMW X3 offers a bit more standard and available features. Compare their interior space and respective key features, below:

BMW X1 Interior

  • 40.4/37 inches front/rear legroom
  • 27.1 cubic feet trunk volume
  • 8-way power front seats including 1-way manual headrests
  • High-gloss black interior trim with Pearl Gloss Chrome highlights

BMW X3 Interior

  • 40.3/36.4 inches front/rear legroom
  • 28.7 cubic feet trunk volume
  • 10-way power front sport seats including 2-way power side bolsters with 2-way manual headrests
  • Extra lumbar support
  • Panoramic moonroof
  • Dark Oak wood trim
  • 40/20/40 split-folding rear seats

BMW X1 vs. X3: Technology

When you take a closer look at these models in terms of technology, you’ll find both offer plenty of interior features such as Advanced Real-Time Traffic Information, smartphone integrations, and even BMW ConnectedDrive®. So what are the interior differences? Compare the BMW X1 vs. BMW X3 interior technology features below:

BMW X1 Technology

  • HiFi Sound System with 7 speakers and 205-Watt digital amplifier
  • BMW Navigation Business with 8.8-inch high-resolution touch display
  • BMW Remote Services (Stolen Vehicle Recovery, Remote Lock/Unlock, BMW Connected App)

BMW X3 Technology

  • HiFi Sound System with 12 speakers and 205-Watt digital amplifier
  • Live Cockpit Plus with 5.7-inch analog instrument cluster and 10.25-inch central information display
  • WiFi Hotspot including 3 GB/3-month trial
  • Connected Package Plus (Concierge Services, Stolen Vehicle Recovery, Remote Lock/Unlock, BMW Connected App)

Compare BMW Models at BMW of Gwinnett Place

If you’re looking to find the right BMW SUV for you and your daily commutes, compare our models at BMW of Gwinnett Place. We can also help you save more with our available new vehicle specials and lease deals. When you’re ready to get the process started, contact our team.


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