Germans Fighting: BMW vs Audi

September 24, 2012 at 09:14

As we have noticed that you enjoy quite a lot reading about new German models from BMW and Audi, and the clashes between these two automakers seems to be quite popular, we will continue the theme in this post as well. Today we will see how new 2013 BMW X3 model will deal with the 2013 Audi Q5. Let’s see what we can get from such a fight!

2013 BMW X3 Photo

2013 BMW X3 Photo

In terms of price both are quite similar. Their prices start at about $35,500. Though new BMW at certain auto houses will cost a little more than new Audi, for about $3,000. Let’s now see what is covered behind the prices of these two cars. New BMW X3 has under the hood new and powerful 2.0-Liter I4 engine with 16 valves, that gives out 240-horsepower. New Audi in terms of the standard engine is equipped with the same strong heart, new 2.0-Liter I4 with 16 valves, though with less power – only 211-horses. New BMW is also more economic in terms of fule. It offer 21 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway, while new Audi goes to 18 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway.

2013 Audi Q5 Pic

2013 Audi Q5 Pic

So in the end, if you have additional $2.000 we offer you to get the new BMW X3, as it wins the today’s fight between smaller premium-class crossovers!