Cupra Formentor vs BMW X3 Comparison

    Cupra Formentor

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    BMW X3

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    2024 Cupra
    Formentor
    vs
    2024 BMW
    X3
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    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the suv medium category, between scores of 7.2 and 8.8.
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    8.2
    8.1
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    Based on the Cupra Formentor V
    Based on the BMW X3 sDRIVE20i
    Best suitable for...
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    FunFun
    LuxuryLuxury
    Fuel Efficiency
    40L - 55L
    76 to 424 km
    50L - 68L
    160 to 721 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $51,990 - $66,490
    $76,600 - $178,000
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    CarExpert's Take

    Scott Collie
    Head of Content
    Scott Collie drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • 140kW engine packs enough punch
    • Handsome exterior, spacious cabin
    • Impressive ride and handling balance
    Misses
    • Noisy on the highway
    • Interior technology can be fiddly
    • New model coming next year
    Scott Collie
    Head of Content
    Scott Collie drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Practical, spacious interior
    • Base engine has just enough go
    • Better equipped than old-school base models
    Misses
    • It's still pricey
    • No adaptive cruise control
    • Lack of AWD undermines versatility

    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

    Colours Available

    The Formentor is available in the following metallic finishes:

    • Nevada White
    • Magnetic Tech
    • Midnight Black
    • Asphalt Blue

    The following premium metallic finishes are a $475 option:

    • Desire Red (excludes VZx)
    • Graphene Grey
    • Dark Camouflage

    The following matte finishes are a $2300 option exclusive to the VZx:

    • Petrol Blue
    • Magnetic Tech

    The 2023 BMW X3 is available in the following exterior paint colours, depending on the variant.

    • Alpine White
    • M Carbon Black
    • Black Sapphire
    • Sophisto Grey Brilliant Effect
    • Mineral White (not available on M40i)
    • Phytonic Blue
    • M Brooklyn Grey
    • M Sao Paulo Yellow (M Competition only)
    • M Marina Bay Blue (M Competition only)
    • M Toronto Red (M Competition only)

    Specs

    Type
    TURBO DIRECT F/INJTURBO CDI, TURBO DIRECT F/INJ
    Size (cc)
    1395 - 19841995 - 2998
    Size (L)
    2.0L, 1.4L2.0L, 3.0L
    Induction
    TURBO 4DIESEL TURBO 4, DIESEL TURBO 6, TURBO 6, TURBO 4
    Camshaft
    DUAL OVERHEAD CAMVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616 - 24
    Power
    110kW - 228kW135kW - 375kW
    Power RPM
    4200 - 54504000 - 5950
    Torque
    250Nm - 400Nm300Nm - 650Nm
    Torque RPM
    1500 - 20001350 - 2750
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    9.3 - 12.29.3 - 16.5

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