Does the 2016 BMW X3 Price Buy All the Amenities You’re Looking for?

June 14th, 2016 by

2017 Acura RDXIf you’re in the market for a luxury SUV, chances are you’ve wondered how the 2016 BMW X3 price compares with other leading vehicles, like the 2017 Acura RDX. Will drivers get the most value for their money onboard the X3—or does the RDX provide more bang for your buck?

Keep reading, and we’ll compare the pricing and features of these two high-end models side by side to reveal the winner.

Cost Comparison

When it comes to cost, the Acura RDX is priced well below the BMW X3 at the base-model level. The RDX is also more affordable than various other competitors, like the 2016 Infiniti QX70.

Pricing and trims for the 2017 RDX are as follows:

  • Acura RDX: $35,370 MSRP*
  • Acura RDX with AcuraWatch Plus: $36,670 MSRP*
  • Acura RDX with Technology Package: $39,070 MSRP*
  • Acura RDX with Technology and AcuraWatch Plus Packages: $40,370 MSRP*
  • Acura RDX with Advance Package: $42,020 MSRP*
  • Acura RDX AWD: $36,870 MSRP*
  • Acura RDX AWD with AcuraWatch Plus: $38,170 MSRP*
  • Acura RDX with Technology Package: $40,570 MSRP*
  • Acura RDX AWD with Technology and AcuraWatch Plus Packages: $41,870 MSRP*
  • Acura RDX AWD with Advance Package: $43,520 MSRP*

The BMW X3 lineup includes the following trims and prices:

  • X3 sDrive28i: Pricing begins at $38,950 MSRP
  • X3 xDrive28i: Pricing begins at $40,950 MSRP
  • X3 xDrive28d: Pricing begins at $42,450 MSRP
  • X3 xDrive35i: Pricing begins at $47,650 MSRP

Amenities for the Money

In terms of what drivers will get for the money, the RDX offers various amenities for the base-model price that are either not available at all in the X3 base model or are only offered as an optional upgrade for an added cost.

Amenities found onboard the RDX but not the X3 include a power moonroof (only available as an optional upgrade in the X3), a rearview camera (only available as an optional upgrade in the X3), adjustable lumbar support for the front seats, heated front seats (only available as an optional upgrade in the X3), satellite radio (only available as an optional upgrade in the X3), LED headlights (only available as an optional upgrade in the X3), remote trunk release (only available as an optional upgrade in the X3), and push-start ignition (only available as an optional upgrade in the X3).

Go Exploring

Drivers can further explore the outstanding amenities offered onboard the 2017 Acura RDX at any Wisconsin Acura Dealers location—and then they can go exploring behind the wheel and out on the open road.

Visit one of our associated dealerships or contact us today to take a test drive!

*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license, or a $940 destination and handling charge. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor, and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.

Posted in 2017 Vehicles, RDX