Search
Parts & Accessories
>>> BMW X3 and Land Rover Discovery
 VS 

What is Better BMW X3 or Land Rover Discovery?

Exterior

BMW X3 Land Rover Discovery

8 reasons to buy BMW X3

Engine and transmission
More engine power

254 bhp vs 188 bhp

26% or 66 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 6.0 sec. vs 11 sec. 5 sec.
More top speed 130 mph vs 112 mph 18 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 99 g/mile vs 171 g/mile 73% or 72 g/mile
Higher European emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 32 generations
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 550 liters vs 280 liters 49% or 270 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1800 kg vs 2429 kg 135% or 2429 kg. Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Smaller turning radius 11 meters vs 11.45 meters 4% or 0.45 meters

3 reasons to buy Land Rover Discovery

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 27.19 mpg vs 47.2 mpg 74% or 20.01 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 82.3 liters vs 67 liters 19% or 15.3 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 3500 kg vs 2400 kg 31% or 1100 kg

Neutral reasons BMW X3 vs. Land Rover Discovery

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 2993 cm3 vs 2720 cm3 9% or 273 cm3 more
Fuel supply Common rail vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 8 vs 6 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4648 mm vs 4835 mm 4% or 187 mm shorter
Width 1881 mm vs 1915 mm 2% or 34 mm narrower
Height 1675 mm vs 1887 mm 11% or 212 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2810 mm vs 2885 mm 3% or 75 mm less

Related:

*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)