Honda CR-V vs BMW X3 Comparison

    Honda CR-V

    BMW X3

    2024 Honda
    CR-V
    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.
    0.0
    7.7
    8.1
    0.0
    Based on the Honda CR-V VTi L7 (2WD) 7 SEATS
    Based on the BMW X3 sDRIVE20i
    Best suitable for...
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    LuxuryLuxury
    Fuel Efficiency
    57L
    314 to 439 km
    50L - 68L
    160 to 721 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $35,900 - $59,900
    $76,600 - $178,000
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    CarExpert's Take

    James Wong
    Production Editor
    James Wong drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Balanced, secure dynamics
    • Smooth power delivery
    • Dirt-cheap servicing
    Misses
    • Packaging flaws in 2nd row and boot
    • Tech is really showing its age
    • Hefty $8500 premium over VTi 7
    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 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
    DIRECT FUEL INJ, TURBO DIRECT F/INJ, MULTI POINT F/INJTURBO CDI, TURBO DIRECT F/INJ
    Size (cc)
    1498 - 19971995 - 2998
    Size (L)
    2.0L, 1.5L2.0L, 3.0L
    Induction
    INLINE 4, TURBO 4DIESEL TURBO 4, DIESEL TURBO 6, TURBO 6, TURBO 4
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616 - 24
    Power
    113kW - 140kW135kW - 375kW
    Power RPM
    5000 - 65004000 - 5950
    Torque
    189Nm - 335Nm300Nm - 650Nm
    Torque RPM
    1700 - 43001350 - 2750
    Bore Stroke
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    Compression Ratio
    10.3 - 13.99.3 - 16.5

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