2019 Acura RDX

2019 X3

2019 BMW X3

2019 Acura RDX

2019 BMW X3


Starting MSRP

272-hp 2.0L I4

Standard Engine

248-hp 2.0L I4
280 lb-ft


258 lb-ft

Power Moonroof


Heated Front Seats


Adaptive Cruise Control


2019 Acura RDX vs. 2019 BMW X3

When it comes to shopping for a great luxury crossover for your family, you may find yourself torn between the 2019 Acura RDX and the 2019 BMW X3. That’s why we’re here to breakdown these popular models and show how RDX comes out on top in terms of price, performance, and cabin space.

RDX vs. X3: Price

Since one of the very first factors car buyers look at when making their decision is price, Aurora customers will be glad to see that the Acura RDX has a starting MSRP of $37,300*, while the BMW X3 sDrive30i has a starting MSRP of $41,000. When properly equipped, the RDX still proves to be the better choice as RDX and BMW X3 are priced at around $38,295 and $47,045, respectively. And, although customers will pay less with the RDX, it has a higher ALG Residual Value than its competition:

ALG Residual Value After 36 Months:

  • 2019 Acura RDX: 57%
  • 2019 BMW X3 sDrive30i: 45%

ALG Residual Value After 60 Months:

  • 2019 Acura RDX: 42%
  • 2019 BMW X3 sDrive30i: 32%

RDX vs. X3: Performance

Next comes performance. The base level RDX comes with a 272-hp 2.0L four-cylinder engine configuration that’s rated at a powerful 280 lb-ft of torque. The BMW X3 also comes with 2.0L four-cylinder engine, but only offers drivers around Highlands Ranch 248-hp and just 258 lb-ft of torque. The RDX also stands apart with front-wheel drive that produces a 10-speed automatic transmission compared to the BMW X3’s rear-wheel drive with 8-speed automatic.

RDX vs. X3: Comfort & Space

Littleton drivers not only want a reliable crossover, but also comfortable and spacious interior that should be found in a luxury vehicle. Inside the Acura RDX, you’ll find 29.5 cubic feet of cargo volume which is 1.4 cubic feet more than what’s offered inside the BMW X3. And, what’s a roomy cabin with plenty of amenities? The RDX offers plenty of interior and exterior features that help maintain a luxury driving experience. Here’s what customers can expect from inside the 2019 RDX:

  • Power moonroof
  • Voice activated controls for audio and Bluetooth wireless enabled devices
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Heated front seats
  • Satellite radio
  • Noise/sound cancellation
  • Jewel-Eye® LED headlights
  • Remote trunk release
  • 59.7 inches of driver and front-passenger shoulder room (vs. 57.6 in the X3)

Test Drive the 2019 RDX at Mile High Acura in Denver!

Comparing the Acura vs. BMW shows that the RDX comes equipped with everything customers are looking for at an incredible price. You can even check out our Acura RDX vs. Lexus RX comparison to see how it hold up agains the competition. Check out our inventory of new models to find the right RDX for your. And, when you’re ready, contact us to speak with a dedicated member of our finance team or to schedule a test driver!

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