2020 BMW X3

2020 Porsche Macan

2020 Porsche Macan

2020 BMW X3 vs. 2020 Porsche Macan


The 2020 BMW X3 comes with a host of features that are sure to thrill you. This SUV features spacious cabin space and excellent engine performance. The 2020 X3 is solidly-built and this is apparent both on the exterior and interior. Add a sporty stance and a generous trunk space and you have an all-purpose car that is great fun to drive.

When it comes to the 2020 Porsche Macan, you get a mix of good and bad. The 2020 Macan has excellent ride quality but almost anything that reflects the premium nature of this car is an option. Even leather-lining on the dashboard, standard in cars priced lower than the Macan, is an option here.

Design & Style

With the chrome kidney-shaped grille and aggressive look, the 2020 BMW X3 is sure to turn heads anywhere you go. The interior is very premium as well and everything feels intuitively designed. BMW’s minimalist design works very well in the 2020 X3.

When it comes to the 2020 Porsche Macan, the exterior styling is also good and the car has a presence that is typical of Porsche cars. The interior is another story though. Porsche has made many features optional, even those that come standard in cars well below this price point. It is also not a very functional car as storage spaces in the cabin are scarce.

Technology & Safety  

With the 2020 BMW X3, you can expect numerous features that come standard and with many more to choose from as options. The 2020 X3’s infotainment system is controlled by BMW’s silky-smooth iDrive that ensures no lags. A 6.5-inch display comes standard although this can be upgraded. Safety features include an automated emergency braking system and a forward collision warning system.

When it comes to the 2020 Porsche Macan, most of the good stuff comes as options. For example, smartphone connectivity such as Apple CarPlay is an option. There are however plenty of USB and charging points in the Macan.


The 2020 BMW X3 is powered by a turbocharged 2.0-liter engine that delivers plenty of power to the 2020 X3. At no point does the car feel underpowered even when carrying a full load of passengers. Cabin insulation makes for a quiet ride and the 2020 X3 dispatches corners and turns with ease. The 2020 BMW X3 also has an excellent suspension system that keeps mots surface imperfections out of the cabin.

The 2020 Porsche Macan on the other hand features a turbocharged four-cylinder engine that delivers excellent performance. Ride quality is also good as one would expect from a Porsche model.

The Bottom Line

The 2020 BMW X3 and the 2020 Porsche Macan have comparable engine performance. However, the 2020 X3 beats the 2020 Macan is just about everything else. The 2020 BMW X3 is much more comfortable and offers a lot more features as standard than the 2020 Macan. This makes the 2020 X3 the clear winner in this comparison.

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At Competition BMW of Smithtown, we give you a chance to experience the pure thrill of driving a 2020 BMW X3 for yourself. Come and visit us today or give us a call at (888) 734-3331 to schedule a test drive. Our dealership staff is always on standby to assist you, and we look forward to serving you in the best way possible.


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