When comparing the 2019 INFINITI QX50's and the 2019 BMW X3's specifications and ratings, the 2019 INFINITI QX50 has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for used cars, and fuel efficiency, resale value, interior volume and base engine power. The 2019 BMW X3 has the advantage in the areas of reliability and overall quality score. Based on this comparison of the 2019 INFINITI QX50's and the 2019 BMW X3's specifications and ratings, the 2019 INFINITI QX50 is a better car than the 2019 BMW X3.
2019 INFINITI QX50 vs. 2019 BMW X3 Pricing
A used 2019 INFINITI QX50 ranges from $21,983 to $32,827 while a used 2019 BMW X3 is priced between $22,998 to $39,989.
2019 INFINITI QX50 vs. 2019 BMW X3 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2019 INFINITI QX50 loses 47.9 percent of its value and the 2019 BMW X3 loses 50.5 percent of its value. This means the 2019 INFINITI QX50 retains 2.6 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2019 BMW X3.
2019 INFINITI QX50 vs. 2019 BMW X3 Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the INFINITI QX50 is 8.3 out of 10 while the BMW X3's quality rating is 8.6 out of 10. This results in the INFINITI QX50 being ranked 3 out of 29 Best Luxury Small SUVs and the BMW X3 being ranked 2 out of 29. Out of 60 Best Luxury 5-seater SUVs, the INFINITI QX50 is ranked 9 and the BMW X3 is ranked 4. The INFINITI QX50 is also ranked 11 out of 67 Best Luxury Crossover SUVs while the BMW X3 is ranked 5 out of 67.
2019 INFINITI QX50 vs. 2019 BMW X3 Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the INFINITI QX50 is 7.0 out of 10. For the BMW X3 the reliability rating is 8.3 out of 10. This gives the BMW X3 an advantage in reliability compared to the INFINITI QX50.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2019 INFINITI QX50’s base engine makes 268 horsepower, and the 2019 BMW X3 base engine makes 248 horsepower. The QX50 is rated to deliver an average of 27 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 496 miles. The X3 is rated to deliver an average of 26 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 516 miles.This gives the 2019 INFINITI QX50 the advantage in fuel efficiency and the 2019 BMW X3 the advantage in maximum range. Both models use premium unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are crossover/compact SUVs, the 2019 INFINITI QX50 has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The 2019 BMW X3 has the advantage in the areas of front head room and front leg room. The 2019 INFINITI QX50 and 2019 BMW X3 are comparable in regards to rear head room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the 2019 INFINITI QX50 and the 2019 BMW X3 have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.