Audi SQ8 vs BMW X7 Comparison

    Audi SQ8

    BMW X7

    2024 Audi
    SQ8
    vs
    2024 BMW
    X7

    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the suv upper large category, between scores of 7.5 and 8.8.
    0.0
    NA
    8.6
    0.0
    Based on the Audi SQ8
    Based on the BMW X7
    Best suitable for...
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    Long distance drivingLong distance driving
    TowingTowing
    Fuel Efficiency
    85L
    1037 km
    80L - 83L
    640 to 1013 km
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $167,269
    $167,900 - $205,900
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    CarExpert's Take

    NA
    Anthony Crawford
    Senior Road Tester
    Anthony Crawford drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Strong diesel performance with economy to boot
    • Sublime ride comfort
    • More room in the second row than First Class
    Misses
    • BMW has dropped the 50d engine from its range
    • Not the most handsome car in the world
    • Huge price jump over 30d

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Optional Features

    • Alloy Wheels Special 22 Inch (+$1,000)
    • Black Exterior Styling Package Plus (+$2,550)
    • Black Style Pack (+$1,850)
    • Ceramic Composite Brakes - Grey Calipers (+$19,500)
    • Dynamic Pack (+$10,900)
    • 23 Inch Alloy Wheels (+$3,500)
    • Captains Chair - 6 Seat Configuration (+$1,500)
    • Connoisseur Suite (+$10,000)
    • Individual Full Leather (+$5,000)
    • Individual Full Leather - Two-tone (+$5,500)

    Colours Available

    The 2023 BMW X7 is available in the following exterior paint colours, depending on the design package:

    • Alpine White
    • Mineral White metallic
    • Black Sapphire metallic
    • Sparkling Copper Grey metallic
    • Manhattan metallic
    • Skyscraper Grey metallic
    • M Marina Bay Blue metallic
    • M Carbon Black metallic
    • M Brooklyn Grey metallic
    • Tanzanite Blue BMW Individual metallic
    • Dravit Grey BMW Individual metallic
    • Ametrine BMW Individual metallic
    • Frozen Pure Grey BMW Individual metallic

    Metallic paint is now standard across the 2023 BMW X7 range, with the majority of the BMW Individual metallic paint finishes costing an extra $2400. Frozen Pure Grey BMW Individual metallic costs an extra $5000.

    Specs

    Type
    TWIN TURBO DIR F/INJTURBO CDI, TURBO DIRECT F/INJ
    Size (cc)
    39962993 - 4395
    Size (L)
    4.0L3.0L, 4.4L
    Induction
    TWIN TURBO V8DIESEL TURBO 8, TURBO V8, TURBO 6
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMDUAL OVERHEAD CAM, VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    3224 - 32
    Power
    373kW259kW - 390kW
    Power RPM
    55004400 - 5500
    Torque
    770Nm520Nm - 750Nm
    Torque RPM
    20001750 - 1850
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    10.110.5 - 16.5

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