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Luxury Commuter Capability: Compare the 2018 Audi Q3 in Kansas City to the New 2018 BMW X2

Getting around town and to work is one thing; loving the car that you drive is another. But, what if you could enjoy the convenience and practicality of a great commuter crossover--with the performance, thrills, and agility of a sports car? BMW and Audi both specialize in creating exhilarating small SUVs that beautifully combine efficiency with power, and their respective offerings in the subcompact market--the new 2018 Audi Q3 and the new 2018 BMW X2--are especially tempting options.

Explore some of the key similarities and differences between these two stylish, competitive, and fun-to-drive small luxury crossovers. If you'd like to learn more about either, contact BMW of Kansas City South.





2018 BMW X2 vs 2018 Audi Q3

  • The Audi Q3 is a conventional, subcompact luxury SUV
  • The BMW X2 is an all-new design: a subcompact Sports Activity Coupe
  • The BMW X2 starts at $36,400--but is more well-equipped than the Audi Q3, which starts at a slightly lower price
  • The 2018 BMW X2 offers 21.6 cubic feet of storage area behind the rear seat, compared to just 16.7 cubic feet of space in the back of the 2018 Audi Q3
  • Maximum available interior cargo space is nearly identical for both crossovers


  • The Q3 features a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, good for only 200 horsepower and 207 pound-feet of torque
  • The BMW X2 offers a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, good for 228 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque
  • Even with a more powerful engine, the BMW X2 is also the more efficient of the two
  • Audi equips its tiny Q3 with quattro all-wheel drive on select trims; BMW offers available xDrive all-wheel drive on the new BMW X2 SAC
  • Both models can be equipped with a wide range of safety and driver-assistance features