Used 2013 BMW X5 SUV Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2013 BMW X5 SUV

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 Pros Three powerful engines to choose from with strong acceleration and towing.

 Pros Rated “Good” in front and side-impact crash tests.

 Pros Stunning exterior styling.

 Pros Third row seating is available.

 Pros Front seats are comfortable.

 Pros High driver seat offers a good command of the road.

 Pros High-quality materials are used throughout the cabin.

 Pros Smooth ride due to the four-wheel independent suspension.

 Pros Impressive cargo space.

 Pros Plenty of add-ons for customization.

 Pros All-wheel drive is standard.

 Pros Wind and road noise are muted for a quiet cabin.

 Cons Second row seat is positioned low which is awkward for tall passengers.

 Cons Third row seat is only practical for children.

 Cons Third row seat is only practical for children.

 Cons Fuel-economy is horrible in all three engines.

 Cons Many more desirable options have to be added in packages, making the X5 grossly overpriced.

 Cons Large turning circle combined with the vehicle’s heavy weight makes it a little difficult to maneuver and park.

 Cons Off-road capabilities can’t compete with other models in this segment.

 Cons The iDrive electronic interface is incredibly confusing at first, and some may feel frustrated by it.