When we compare the BMW X3's and the Jaguar F-PACE's specifications and ratings, the BMW X3 has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency, reliability, overall quality score and base engine power. The Jaguar F-PACE has the advantage in the area of resale value. Based on this comparison of the BMW X3's and the Jaguar F-PACE's specifications and ratings, the BMW X3 is a better car than the Jaguar F-PACE.
BMW X3 vs. Jaguar F-PACE Pricing
A used 2023 BMW X3 ranges from $43,999 to $63,839 while a used 2023 Jaguar F-PACE is priced between $54,429 to $90,646. For a new model, the BMW X3's price is between $50,197 and $68,819, with the Jaguar F-PACE priced between $59,572 and $98,940.
BMW X3 vs. Jaguar F-PACE Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the BMW X3 loses 50.5 percent of its value and the Jaguar F-PACE loses 48.5 percent of its value. This means the Jaguar F-PACE retains 2 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the BMW X3.
BMW X3 vs. Jaguar F-PACE Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the BMW X3 is 8.6 out of 10 while the Jaguar F-PACE's quality rating is 6.7 out of 10. This results in the BMW X3 being ranked 2 out of 29 Best Luxury Small SUVs and the Jaguar F-PACE being ranked 15 out of 29. Out of 67 Best Luxury Crossover SUVs, the BMW X3 is ranked 5 and the Jaguar F-PACE is ranked 37.
BMW X3 vs. Jaguar F-PACE Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the BMW X3 is 8.3 out of 10. For the Jaguar F-PACE the reliability rating is 5.6 out of 10. This gives the BMW X3 an advantage in reliability compared to the Jaguar F-PACE.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the BMW X3’s base engine makes 248 horsepower, and the Jaguar F-PACE base engine makes 247 horsepower. The X3 is rated to deliver an average of 25 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 499 miles. The F-PACE is rated to deliver an average of 24 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 591 miles.This gives the BMW X3 the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Jaguar F-PACE the advantage in maximum range. Both models use premium unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The BMW X3 and Jaguar F-PACE are comparable in regards to front leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The BMW X3 has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings. When comparing IIHS evaluations, the BMW X3 has the advantage with a Top Safety Pick+ award.