2021 INFINITI QX50 vs 2021 BMW X5 Miami FL
2021 INFINITI QX50 vs 2021 BMW X5
Have you been thinking about upgrading your current model to a luxury SUV? If so, you have probably taken a good look at what is offered on the market today. We know there are a lot of choices and it can be overwhelming to find the one that best suits your needs without compromising. That is exactly why we have the Warren Henry INFINITI team create this comparison review. They took two of the most popular models, the 2021 INFINITI QX50 and the 2021 BMW X5, and stacked them side by side to see how they compare. Keep reading to find out which one we think you should be driving home!
2021 INFINITI QX50 Power & Handling
In the 2021 model year, the entire INFINITI QX50 lineup is powered by the same capable engine. This 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine pumps out up to 268 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque. INFINITI pairs this engine with a continuously variable automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive is the standard drivetrain configuration while all-wheel drive is available for every trim level.
2021 BMW X5 Power & Handling
There are two powertrain options offered for the BMW X5. The standard engine is a 3.0-liter turbocharged 6-cylinder that delivers 335 horsepower and 330 pound-feet of torque. It comes paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission. The second engine option is a 4.4-liter turbocharged V8 that delivers 532 horsepower and 553 pound-feet of torque. Rear-wheel drive is standard but all-wheel drive is available.
2021 INFINITI QX50 Features & Design
The INFINITI QX50 is offered in five trim levels. The base Pure trim is outfitted with power front seats with driver lumbar support, LED headlights, a power liftgate, keyless entry and ignition, a 6-speaker sound system, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration, a 8-inch upper touchscreen and a 7-inch lower touchscreen, a Wi-Fi hotspot, and 19-inch alloy wheels. The upper trims add a panoramic sunroof, remote engine start, heated front seats, heated mirrors, automatic wipers, front parking sensors, navigation, a Bose sound system, a unique LED headlight design, ambient lighting, an adaptive steering system, and a hands-free liftgate. There are also advanced safety features found throughout the trims including a head-up display ,a 360-degree camera system, adaptive cruise control, lane keeping assist, and blind-spot intervention.
2021 BMW X5 Features & Design
There are only two trim levels offered for the BMW X5 and really the only difference is the engine under the hood. Features found in both include 19-inch wheels, wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a panoramic sunroof, a digital instrument cluster, a 12.3-inch touchscreen infotainment system, a 10-speaker sound system, adaptive suspension dampers, adaptive LED headlights, and keyless entry with push-button start. There are a lot of available features offered through packages that can be added to the trims.
The BMW X5 does offer a really good engine lineup but the trims just don’t have a ton of features and having to spend even more money to get the features you really want and that allows the INFINITI QX50 to shine! The QX50 offers a well-outfitted trim level for everyone and advanced driver aids that will keep you and your passengers safe. Come on down to Warren Henry INFINITI to check out the 2021 QX50 in person today!