BMW X5 vs Land Rover Defender

Should you buy BMW X5 or Land Rover Defender? Find out which car is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their Price, Size, Space, Boot Space, Service cost, Mileage, Features, Colours and other specs. BMW X5 price starts at Rs 96 Lakh ex-showroom for xDrive40i xLine (Petrol) and Land Rover Defender price starts Rs 93.55 Lakh ex-showroom for 2.0 110 SE (Petrol). X5 has 2998 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while Defender has 5000 cc (Petrol top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the X5 has a mileage of 12 kmpl (Diesel top model)> and the Defender has a mileage of 14.01 kmpl (Diesel top model).

X5 Vs Defender

Key HighlightsBMW X5Land Rover Defender
On Road PriceRs.1,28,79,731*Rs.1,66,46,866*
Fuel TypeDieselDiesel
Engine(cc)29932998
TransmissionAutomaticAutomatic
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BMW X5 vs Land Rover Defender Comparison

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        BMW X5
        BMW X5
        Rs1.09 Cr*
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            Land Rover Defender
            Land Rover Defender
            Rs1.42 Cr*
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            rs1.09 Cr*
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          Basic Information
          On-Road Price in New Delhi
          Rs.1,28,79,731*
          Rs.1,66,46,866*
          Finance Available (EMI)
          Rs.2,45,151/month
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          Rs.3,16,848/month
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          Insurance
          Rs.4,51,481
          X5 Insurance
          User Rating
          4.1
          Based on 31 Reviews
          4.5
          Based on 162 Reviews
          Brochure
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          Brochure not available
          Engine & Transmission
          Engine Type
          Engine type in car refers to the type of engine that powers the vehicle. There are many different types of car engines, but the most common are petrol (gasoline) and diesel engines
          TwinPower Turbo 6-cylinder engine
          2.0 Litre P300 Petrol Engine
          Displacement (cc)
          The displacement of an engine is the total volume of all of the cylinders in the engine. Measured in cubic centimetres (cc)
          2993
          2998
          No. of Cylinders
          ICE engines have one or more cylinders. More cylinders typically mean more smoothness and more power, but it also means more moving parts and less fuel efficiency.
          Max Power (bhp@rpm)
          Power dictates the performance of an engine. It's measured in horsepower (bhp) or metric horsepower (PS). More is better.
          281.68bhp@4000rpm
          296.3bhp@5500rpm
          Max Torque (nm@rpm)
          The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
          650Nm@1500-2500rpm
          400Nm@1500-4000rpm
          Valves Per Cylinder
          Valves let air and fuel into the cylinders of a combustion engine. More valves typically make more power and are more efficient.
          4
          4
          Valve Configuration
          Valve configuration refers to the number and arrangement of intake and exhaust valves in each engine cylinder.
          -
          SOHC
          Fuel Supply System
          Responsible for delivering fuel from the fuel tank into your internal combustion engine (ICE). More sophisticated systems give you better mileage.
          -
          Direct Injection
          Turbo Charger
          A device that forces more air into an internal combustion engine. More air can burn more fuel and make more power. Turbochargers utilise exhaust gas energy to make more power.
          Twin
          -
          Super Charger
          A device that forces more air into an internal combustion engine. More air can burn more fuel and make more power. Superchargers utilise engine power to make more power.
          No
          -
          Transmission Type
          Automatic
          Automatic
          Gear Box
          8-Speed Steptronic
          8-Speed AT
          Mild HybridNoNo
          Drive Type
          Fuel & Performance
          Fuel Type
          Diesel
          Diesel
          Mileage ARAI (kmpl)
          12
          14.01
          Emission Norm Compliance
          BS VI 2.0
          BS VI
          Top Speed (kmph)
          243
          191
          Suspension, Steering & Brakes
          Front Suspension
          Adaptive 2-axle Air Suspension
          Double wishbones Coil Suspension
          Rear Suspension
          Adaptive 2-axle Air Suspension
          Multi-link
          Steering Type
          Electric
          Electronic
          Steering Column
          -
          Adjustable
          Turning Radius (Metres)
          -
          11.3 meters
          Front Brake Type
          Disc
          Twin piston sliding fist caliper
          Rear Brake Type
          Disc
          Single piston sliding fist
          Top Speed (Kmph)
          243
          191
          0-100kmph (Seconds)
          6.1
          8
          Tyre Size
          21
          -
          Tyre Type
          Tubeless, Runflat
          Tubeless,Radial
          Alloy Wheel Size Front (Inch)
          21
          -
          Alloy Wheel Size Rear (Inch)
          21
          -
          Dimensions & Capacity
          Length (mm)
          The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
          4922
          4583
          Width (mm)
          The width of a car is the horizontal distance between the two outermost points of the car, typically measured at the widest point of the car, such as the wheel wells or the rearview mirrors
          2218
          2105
          Height (mm)
          The height of a car is the vertical distance between the ground and the highest point of the car. It can decide how much space a car has along with it's body type and is also critical in determining it's ability to fit in smaller garages or parking spaces
          1745
          1974
          Wheel Base (mm)
          Distance from the centre of the front wheel to the centre of the rear wheel. A longer wheelbase is better for stability and also allows more passenger space on the inside.
          2819
          -
          Rear Tread (mm)
          The distance from the centre of the left tyre to the centre of the right tyre of a fourwheeler's rear wheels. Also known as Rear Track. The relation between the front and rear Tread/Track numbers dictates a cars stability
          1686
          -
          Kerb Weight (kg)
          It is the weight of just a car, including fluids such as engine oil, coolant and brake fluid, combined with a fuel tank that is filled to 90 percent capacity.
          2170
          2468
          Grossweight (kg)
          The gross weight of a car is the maximum weight that a car can carry which includes the weight of the car itself, the weight of the passengers, and the weight of any cargo that is being carried. Overloading a car is unsafe as it effects handling and could also damage components like the suspension.
          -
          2950
          Rear Headroom (mm)
          Rear headroom in a car is the vertical distance between the center of the rear seat cushion and the roof of the car, measured at the tallest point
          -
          980
          verified
          Rear Legroom (mm)
          Rear legroom in a car is the distance between the front seat backrests and the rear seat backrests. The more legroom the more comfortable the seats.
          -
          929
          Front Headroom (mm)
          Front headroom in a car is the vertical distance between the centre of the front seat cushion and the roof of the car, measured at the tallest point. Important for taller occupants. More is again better
          -
          1030
          verified
          Front Legroom (mm)
          The distance from the front footwell to the base of the front seatback. More leg room means more comfort for front passengers
          -
          993
          verified
          Seating Capacity
          5
          6
          Boot Space (Litres)
          645
          107
          No. of Doors
          5
          3
          Comfort & Convenience
          Power SteeringYesYes
          Power Windows FrontYesYes
          Power Windows RearYesYes
          Power BootYesYes
          Automatic Climate Control
          4 Zone
          2 Zone
          Air Quality ControlYes
          Optional
          Remote Climate Control (A/C)
          -
          No
          Remote Trunk Opener
          Some cars have buttons on the key to unlock only the trunk/boot of the car without unlocking any of the doors.
          YesNo
          Remote Fuel Lid Opener
          -
          No
          Remote Engine Start/StopYesNo
          Low Fuel Warning LightYesYes
          Accessory Power OutletYesYes
          Trunk LightYesYes
          Remote Horn & Light Control
          -
          No
          Vanity MirrorYesYes
          Rear Reading LampYesYes
          Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
          Adjustable HeadrestYesYes
          Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesNo
          Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYes
          Cup Holders FrontYesYes
          Cup Holders RearYesYes
          Rear AC VentsYesYes
          Heated Seats Front
          -
          Yes
          Heated Seats Rear
          -
          No
          Seat Lumbar SupportYesYes
          Active Noise Cancellation
          -
          No
          Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
          Cruise ControlYesYes
          Parking Sensors
          Front & Rear
          Rear
          Navigation SystemYesYes
          Find My Car Location
          -
          No
          Real-Time Vehicle Tracking
          -
          No
          Foldable Rear Seat
          40:20:40 Split
          60:40 Split
          Smart Access Card EntryYesYes
          Smart Key Band
          -
          No
          Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
          Glove Box Cooling
          -
          Yes
          Bottle Holder
          Front & Rear Door
          Front & Rear Door
          Voice CommandYesYes
          Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYes
          USB Charger
          Front
          -
          Steering Mounted TripmeterYesNo
          Central Console ArmrestYesYes
          Tailgate AjarYesYes
          Hands-Free TailgateYes
          -
          Gear Shift Indicator
          -
          No
          Rear Curtain
          -
          No
          Luggage Hook And Net
          -
          No
          Lane Change IndicatorYes
          -
          Additional Features
          Widescreen Curved Display, Fully Digital 12.3 Instrument Display
          -
          Massage Seats
          -
          No
          Memory Function Seats
          Front
          Front
          One Touch Operating Power Window
          All
          -
          Autonomous ParkingNo
          -
          Drive Modes
          4
          6
          Air ConditionerYesYes
          HeaterYesYes
          Adjustable SteeringYesYes
          KeyLess EntryYesYes
          Ventilated Seats
          -
          No
          Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYes
          Electric Adjustable Seats
          Front
          Front
          Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
          Interior
          Tachometer
          A tachometer shows how fast the engine is running, measured in revolutions per minute (RPM). In a manual car, it helps the driver know when to shift gears.
          YesYes
          Electronic Multi TripmeterYesYes
          Leather SeatsYesYes
          Fabric UpholsteryNo
          Optional
          Leather Steering WheelYesYes
          Leather Wrap Gear Shift Selector
          -
          Yes
          Glove Compartment
          It refers to a storage compartment built into the dashboard of a vehicle on the passenger's side. It is used to store vehicle documents, and first aid kit among others.
          YesYes
          Digital Clock
          Refers to a display that shows the current time in a digital (numerical) format.
          YesYes
          Outside Temperature DisplayYesNo
          Cigarette Lighter
          -
          Yes
          Digital OdometerYesYes
          Driving Experience Control EcoYesYes
          Dual Tone DashboardYes
          -
          Additional Features
          Black, Sensatec Black
          14-Way Heated and Cooled Electric Memory Front Seats with 4-Way Manual Headrests, 40:20:40 Fixed Rear Seats, Cross Car Beam in Light Grey Powder Coat Brushed Finish, Carpet Mats, Light Oyster Morzine Headlining, Electrically Adjustable Steering Column, Standard Treadplates, ClearSight Interior Rear View Mirror, Cabin Lighting
          Digital Cluster
          Widescreen Curved Display, Fully Digital 12.3 Instrument Display
          -
          Digital Cluster Size (Inch)
          12.3
          -
          Ambient Light Colour
          6
          -
          Exterior
          Available ColorsSkyscraper Grey MetallicMineral White MetallicTanzanite Blue MetallicDravit Grey MetallicBlack Sapphire MetallicBlue Ridge Mountain Metallic+1 MoreX5 ColorsGondwana StoneLantau BronzeHakuba SilverSilicon SilverTasman BlueCarpathian GreyEiger GreyPangea GreenYulong WhiteSantorini Black+6 MoreDefender Colors
          Body Type
          Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
          Fog Lights Front
          Front fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's front bumper. They are designed to improve visibility in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
          YesYes
          Fog Lights Rear
          Rear fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's rear bumper. Unlike front fog lights, rear fog lights are designed to ensure cars driving behind you can see you better in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
          YesNo
          Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
          Power-adjustable exterior rear view mirror is a type of outside rear view mirror that can be adjusted electrically by the driver using a switch or buttons.
          YesYes
          Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View Mirror
          Manually adjustable exterior rear view mirrors refer to stick-like controls inside the car that are used to adjust the angle of the exterior rear view mirrors.
          NoNo
          Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
          It refers to a vehicle's mirrors opening and closing at the touch of a button.
          YesYes
          Rain Sensing Wiper
          It refers to a water/moisture sensor that automatically starts the wiper when it rains or water is splashed onto the car's windshield. It is a feature that aids both convenience and safety.
          YesYes
          Rear Window Wiper
          It is a single wiper used to clear the rear windshield of dust and water. It can be used by itself or with a washer that sprays water.
          NoYes
          Rear Window Washer
          It is the sprayer/water dispenser located near the rear windshield that works with the rear wiper to clean the glass.
          -
          No
          Rear Window Defogger
          Rear window defoggers use heat to increase the temperature of the rear windshield to clear any fogging up of the glass caused by weather conditions.
          YesYes
          Wheel CoversNoNo
          Alloy Wheels
          Refers to lightweight wheels made of metals such as aluminium. Available in multiple designs, they are used to enhance the look of a vehicle.
          YesYes
          Power AntennaNoNo
          Tinted Glass
          Tinted glass refers to a coating or film applied to a car's glass area that either reflects heat from entering the cabin or improves privacy for those inside the car by reducing visibility from outside, or both.
          NoNo
          Rear Spoiler
          A rear spoiler is used to increase downforce on the rear end of the vehicle. In most cars however, they're used simply for looks.
          YesNo
          Removable Or Convertible Top
          A roof usually made of lightweight material or canvas/fabric that can be removed to make the vehicle an open top.
          NoNo
          Roof CarrierNo
          Optional
          Sun Roof
          A sunroof is a glass panel on the roof of the vehicle. It can either be just over the front seats or extend further backward towards the rear.
          YesNo
          Moon RoofYesNo
          Side Stepper
          Side steppers are a convenience feature, usually offered in vehicles with high floors, to make it easier to step into or out of the car. They are either pemanently fixed near the side of the vehicle or deploy electrically. The latter is usually only with luxury cars.
          NoYes
          Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
          It refers to an additional turn indicator located on the outside mirror of a vehicle. It warns both oncoming and following traffic.
          YesYes
          Integrated AntennaYesYes
          Chrome Grille
          It refers to a shiny silver finish on the grille of a vehicle.
          YesNo
          Chrome Garnish
          Chrome garnish is a chrome strip or panel applied to certain parts of the car to make them look brighter or flashier.
          YesNo
          Smoke Headlamps
          -
          Yes
          Halogen HeadlampsNo
          -
          Cornering Headlamps
          Cornering headlamps either refer to headlights that turn slightly with your steering input or a secondary light within the headlight cluster that switches on when your steering is turned. Like cornering fog lamps, this feature improves visibility while turning.
          Yes
          -
          Roof Rail
          Roof rails are parts attached to a car's roof that can either enhance a car's styling or be used to carry luggage carriers. Not all roof rails are designed to take loads and if they are, they have strict weight limits.
          Yes
          Optional
          Lighting
          LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Rain Sensing Driving Lights,Cornering Headlights,LED Tail lamps,LED Fog Lights
          LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
          Trunk Opener
          Smart
          -
          Heated Wing Mirror
          Heated wing mirrors can also be called mirror defoggers. As the name says, using heat, the outside rear view mirrors can be cleared from fogging up during cold/rainy weather, improving rearward visibility and safety.
          YesYes
          LED DRLs
          LED daytime running lights (DRL) are not to be confused with headlights. The intended purpose is to help other road users see your vehicle better while adding to the car's style.
          YesYes
          LED Headlights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the main headlamp. LEDs provide a bright white beam, making night driving safer.
          YesYes
          LED Taillights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the taillamps.
          Yes
          -
          LED Fog Lamps
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the fog lamp. A fog lamp is placed low on the bumper to help illuminate the road and surrounding area enhancing safety in foggy/rainy conditions.
          Yes
          -
          Additional Features
          Illuminated Kidney (Iconic Glow) Grille, BMW Adaptive LED Headlights with(BMW Selective Beam, High-beam assistant,Blue Design Element, Accent lighting with turn indicators), Sun Protection Glazing, Exterior mirrors(anti-dazzle function (driver's side) and parking function for passenger side exterior mirror), Two-part tailgate, BMW Individual roof rails High-Gloss Shadow Line
          Body Coloured Roof, Sliding Panoramic Roof, Core Exterior Pack, Exterior Mirrors - Heated, Electric, Power Fold Door Mirrors with Approach Lights and Auto-Diing, Matrix LED Headlights with Signature DRL, Off-Road Tyres, Locking Wheel Nuts
          Automatic Driving Lights
          Car headlamps automatically turn on in low light conditions, and switch off in bright conditions.
          Yes
          -
          Sunroof
          Panoramic
          -
          Heated Outside Rear View MirrorYes
          -
          Tyre Size
          21
          -
          Tyre Type
          Tubeless, Runflat
          Tubeless,Radial
          Safety
          Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
          Brake AssistYesYes
          Central LockingYesYes
          Child Safety LocksYesYes
          Anti Theft AlarmYesYes
          No. of Airbags
          6
          6
          Driver AirbagYesYes
          Passenger AirbagYesYes
          Side Airbag FrontYesYes
          Side Airbag RearNoNo
          Day Night Rear View Mirror
          -
          Yes
          Xenon HeadlampsNo
          -
          Seat Belt WarningYesYes
          Door Ajar WarningYesYes
          Traction ControlYesYes
          Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYes
          Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
          Electronic Stability ControlYesYes
          Advance Safety Features
          Automatic Start/Stop function, Active Air Stream Kidney Grille, Intelligent Light Weight Construction with 50:50 load distribution, Brake Energy Regeneration, Active Park Distance Control (PDC), Attentiveness Assistant, BMW Condition Based Service (Intelligent maintenance system), Cornering Brake Control (CBC), Electronic Vehicle Iobiliser, Electric Parking Brake with auto hold function, ISOFIX child seat mounting, rear outward seats, Run-Flat Tyres with reinforced side walls , Three-point seat belts at all seats, including pyrotechnic belt tensioners and belt force limiters in the front, Warning triangle with first-aid kit , Crash Sensor and Dynamic Braking Lights, Emergency Spare Wheel
          Stop / Start & Roll Stability Control (RSC), Twin-Speed Transfer Box (High/Low range), Electronic Traction Control (ETC), Cornering Brake Control (CBC), Terrain Response, Coil Suspension. Intrusion Sensor, Front Airbags, with Passenger Seat Occupant Detector, Customer Configurable Autolock, Power Operated Child Locks
          Rear Camera
          With Guidedlines
          -
          Anti Theft DeviceYes
          -
          Speed AlertYesYes
          Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYes
          -
          Knee AirbagsNo
          -
          Isofix Child Seat MountsYes
          -
          Heads Up DisplayNo
          -
          Sos Emergency AssistanceYesYes
          Blind Spot Monitor
          -
          Yes
          Hill Descent ControlYesYes
          Hill AssistNoYes
          Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYes
          -
          360 View CameraNoYes
          Electronic Brakeforce DistributionYes
          -
          Entertainment & Communication
          Cd PlayerNoNo
          Cd ChangerNoNo
          Dvd PlayerNoNo
          RadioYesYes
          Audio System Remote ControlYesNo
          Mirror Link
          -
          No
          Speakers FrontYesYes
          Speakers RearYesYes
          Integrated 2DIN AudioYesYes
          Wireless Phone ChargingYesYes
          USB And Auxiliary InputYesYes
          Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
          Wifi Connectivity
          -
          No
          Touch ScreenYesYes
          Touch Screen size (Inch)
          -
          10
          Connectivity
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android AutoNoYes
          Apple Car PlayYesYes
          Internal StorageYes
          -
          No. of Speakers
          16
          10
          Rear Entertainment SystemYes
          -
          Additional Features
          464 W Harman Kardon Surround Sound system, BMW Connected Package Professional(Teleservices, Intelligent E-call, Remote software upgrade, MyBMW App with Remote Services, Intelligent Personal Assistant), Digital Key Plus
          Meridian™ Sound System, Remote1 (eCall, bCall & Remote App), Click and Go Integrated Base Unit, Connected Navigation Pro
          SubwooferNo
          -
          Rear Touch Screen Size
          -
          No
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          Which car is cheaper between BMW X5 and Land Rover Defender?

          BMW X5 price starts at Rs 96 Lakh & Land Rover Defender price starts at Rs 93.55 Lakh in New Delhi. Land Rover Defender is cheaper between these two cars.

          Which car has good mileage BMW X5 and Land Rover Defender?

          The mileage of X5 is 12 kmpl in New Delhi & The mileage of Defender is 14.01 kmpl in New Delhi. Land Rover Defender gives better mileage than BMW X5.
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