2020 BMW X5

2020 BMW X5

2020 BMW X7

2020 BMW X7

2020 BMW X5


2020 BMW X7


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194.3 inches


203.3 inches

2020 BMW X5 vs. 2020 BMW X7

Bloomington car-buyers considering a BMW model certainly value quality, prestige, performance, and luxury. And despite the key differences between the BMW X5 and BMW X7, you can’t go wrong with either choice. It’s simply a matter of sizing up the X5 vs. X7 side-by-side to determine which BMW Sports Activity Vehicle™ best fits your Normal lifestyle. In the following comparison, we’ve made that easy for you.

2020 BMW X5 vs. X7: Size

Browsing the chart above, you’ll see the X5 and X7 come with a lot of similarities. A key difference between BMW X5 and X7 is the size. While the X5 is roomy and comfortable, the X7 is quite literally the biggest BMW model ever built. See the discrepancies in dimensions and capacities below:

 2020 BMW X5 Moonroof


2020 BMW X5 Dimensions & Capacities

  • Exterior Length: 194.3 inches
  • Exterior Width: 78.9 inches
  • Exterior Height: 68.7 inches
  • Passenger Capacity: 5
  • Interior Headroom: 40.7 inches
  • Interior Front Legroom: 39.8 inches

2020 BMW X7 Dimensions & Capacities

  • Exterior Length: 203.3 inches
  • Exterior Width: 78.7 inches
  • Exterior Height: 71.1 inches
  • Passenger Capacity: up to 7
  • Interior Headroom: 41.9 inches
  • Interior Front Legroom: 39.8 inches

2020 BMW X5 vs. 2020 BMW X7: Other Key Differences

Apart from size, there are a few other key differences to note to help you determine whether the X5 or X7 is right for your Decatur family. While the BMW X5 offers a passenger capacity of five, the X7 comes standard with a third row for seating up to seven.

Upgrade your X7 second-row to captain’s chairs and your passenger capacity still edges out the X5 at 6. The entry-level BMW X5 sDrive40i comes with rear-wheel drive, while intelligent all-wheel drive is standard on the base BMW X7 xDrive20i.

2020 BMW X7 Space

Test Drive the BMW X5 and BMW X7 at BMW of Bloomington

Oftentimes, you can’t make the ultimate decision until you’ve gotten behind the wheel of both models. To schedule your test drives and settle the choice between X5 or X7 once and for all, contact us today. Please don’t hesitate to reach out with any additional questions regarding X5 or X7 performance, safety, or new vehicle specials! We are looking forward to helping our Pekin neighbors like you bring home a new BMW.

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