Used 2006 BMW X5

$7,299 - $8,995
2006 BMW X5

2006 Highlights

There are no major changes for the BMW SUV this year.


  • Rides and drives like a BMW sedan, multiple drivetrain choices, top safety scores, high-end cabin furnishings.


  • Unimpressive fuel economy, expensive option packages, mediocre cargo capacity, no third-row seat.

Used 2006 BMW X5 for Sale

BMW X5 2006 3.0i 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl 6M) Titanium Silver Metallic Gray premium leather104,534 miles
Used 2006BMW X53.0i
Est.Loan: $184/mo
House Of Kars
19 mi away
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BMW X5 2006 4.4i 4dr SUV AWD (4.4L 8cyl 6A) Stratus Gray Metallic Black premium leather129,000 miles
Used 2006BMW X54.4i
Est.Loan: $149/mo
Fair Deal!
Fair Deal!
$201 Below Market
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This BMW X5 4.4I AWD Navigation is reliable and stylish. It will ease your mind knowing you are making a great investment. This is one of the cleanest, low mileage X5 4.4I AWD Navigation s we have had in a long time and it definitely won't last at this price. You can breathe easy knowing that the 'new car' smell is genuine because thankfully the former owner was not a smoker. Have no fear the complete SERVICE HISTORY is here. Every aspect of this vehicle has been rigorously worked over with a MULTI-POINT INSPECTION guaranteeing your confidence and satisfaction. It has never been in a wreck nor had any body work done to it at all. This car can hold its own with its powerful 4.4L 8 cyl engine. You put in enough hours throughout the week, so why not have a car that does the same? Let the fuel efficiency of this BMW X5 4.4I AWD Navigation 's 4.4L 8 cyl engine work hard to keep money in your wallet. You will love the feel of the sports tuned suspension as you cruise gracefully through even the toughest of twists and turns. You want nothing less than the best and the luxurious accommodations on-board will give you exactly what you are looking for in that special ride. This BMW X5 4.4I AWD Navigation comes fully equipped with all the power, convenience and safety options that you expect in a car of this caliber. This car has undergone a painstakingly thorough inspection ensuring it exceeds mechanical standards. The flawless finish looks like it was just driven off the lot. The interior of this ride is nothing less than perfect and is a sign of the excellent care and attention that this car has seen since it was new. Our inspection of this car confirms that all major mechanical features are in great shape and ready to go. We know you want the CARFAX report, and we have it for you on this one and every other vehicle we sell. By becoming a CARFAX CERTIFIED dealership we have thrown out the gimmicks and provided you with facts. We want you to buy with confidence. Still not sure? Ask about our extended warranty. Our BUY HERE - PAY HERE program guarantees that we can put you in a great ride today and at a rate you can afford. Everyone has credit problems but at Best Auto of Manassas INC we don't feel this should prevent you from affording transportation. Our GUARANTEED FINANCING will do the heavy lifting, get you approved, and have you back on the road in no time. Get great financing and low monthly payments on this X5 4.4I AWD Navigation with approved credit. Call us today at (703) 367-0402 for more information. We believe in saving our customers money. That's why this car has been set below the BLUE BOOK value to help. With amazing deals at Best Auto of Manassas INC, you will be sure to drive away smiling. We are conveniently located near Bristow. Not a single dent or scratch! Runs great and drives like new. Perfect family vehicle. Power everything! Hard-to-find model!

BMW X5 2006 3.0i 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl 6M) Jet Black 115,649 miles
Used 2006BMW X53.0i
Est.Loan: $170/mo
Priority Toyota(3)
25.3 mi away
Fair Deal!
Fair Deal!
$228 Below Market

Edmunds' Expert Review

If you want a vehicle that looks utilitarian but doesn't drive that way, you can't do much better than the 2006 BMW X5 SUV -- just don't expect much in the way of practicality.

vehicle overview

With an ever increasing demand for luxury SUVs, BMW bowed to the gods of market share and introduced the X5 for the 2000 model year. But BMW knows that most luxury SUV buyers spend about as much time off-roading as they do in the 99-cent store. These customers are looking for a palatial and secure environment to carry them between business meetings and little league games.

Here the BMW X5 scores, with leather and wood interior surfaces, a sophisticated all-wheel-drive system, advanced active safety technology, front and rear power seating adjustments, rear climate controls, a DVD-based navigation system and a total of 10 airbags. Purely from a safety standpoint, the X5 is an impressive vehicle. Further, its short overhangs, compact size (it's shorter than a 5 Series sedan) and precisely tuned chassis make it highly maneuverable for an SUV. The X5 features classic BMW styling cues we've come to expect, including a twin kidney-shaped grille, quad headlights and L-shaped taillights. Those with budgetary concerns will be glad to know that even the base engine is world-class in terms of its power delivery.

Moreover, despite the utilitarian image this vehicle attempts to convey, the emphasis is on driving, not practicality. Certainly, you can transport five people in comfort with the 2006 BMW X5, but it wouldn't be a good choice for home improvement projects or any other activity that requires serious cargo capacity. Interestingly, one can pretty much say the same thing about BMW's X3. We'd actually suggest taking a look at the X5's smaller and less expensive sibling as long as you're not horribly smitten with the X5's prettier styling, optional V8 or more premium status. The X3 has equally capable driving dynamics and, surprisingly, even more cargo room. Another point to consider before making an X5 purchase is that a completely redesigned X5 will debut for the 2007 model year, and it's expected to be much larger and have three rows of seating.

trim levels & features

The BMW X5 is a five-passenger midsize SUV offered in three trim levels: 3.0i, 4.4i and 4.8is. Standard features on the 3.0i include 17-inch wheels, a power driver seat, wood trim, a tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power-folding and reclining rear seats, one-touch windows, automatic climate control, a CD player and a full-size spare tire. The 4.4i adds 18-inch wheels (losing the full-size spare), leather upholstery, park distance control and a power front-passenger seat -- all this stuff is optional for the 3.0i. The 4.8is adds 20-inch wheels, front and rear heated seats and a panoramic moonroof. Additional options for 3.0i and 4.4i models include larger wheels, a sport suspension, automatic HID headlights, upgraded leather upholstery, heated power front sport seats, heated rear seats, rain-sensing wipers, auto-dimming mirrors, a moonroof, a premium sound system and a DVD-based navigation system. BMW also offers an adjustable ride height suspension that better enables the X5 to handle light off-roading.

performance & mpg

All-wheel drive is standard on the BMW X5. The 3.0i is powered by a 225-horsepower, 3.0-liter inline six that comes standard with a six-speed manual transmission; a five-speed automatic is optional. Although its numbers don't indicate it, this engine has surprising vigor, given its broad, smooth power band. Power fiends can go with either the 4.4i and its 315-hp, 4.4-liter V8, or the 4.8is and its 355-hp, 4.8-liter V8. These engines only come with a six-speed automatic. Fuel economy is nothing to brag about for a car-based SUV -- regardless of which model you choose, you're looking at 16 mpg in the city and 21-22 on the highway. In the unlikely event you decide to tow a trailer, capacity is 6,000 pounds on all models.


Every X5 has stability control, dynamic brake control, Hill Descent Control, front side-impact airbags, head protection airbags for front and rear occupants and an extra set of brakelights that activates during panic stops. In government crash testing, the BMW SUV earned a perfect five stars for driver and front-passenger protection in frontal impacts. In side-impact testing, it earned four stars for front-occupant protection and five stars for the rear. The X5 earned a "Good" rating (the highest possible) in IIHS frontal-offset crash testing.


Ground clearance is limited and there is no low-range transfer case, so the 2006 BMW X5 is definitely an all-weather vehicle rather than an all-terrain vehicle. Accept it as a fast, agile, stylish vehicle for spirited runs through the suburbs, and you won't be disappointed.


When it's time to haul the family, the BMW X5 isn't much better than a typical luxury sedan. Rear-seat accommodations are average at best, with the Acura MDX, Infiniti FX, Lexus RX 330 and Volvo XC90 offering more space and comfort. With the second-row seats folded, the X5's maximum cargo capacity peaks at 69 cubic feet, mediocre for this class. The clamshell rear hatch design is lighter-weight than many overhead liftgates but can impede the retrieval of itinerant groceries.

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Features & Specs

3.0i 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl 6M)4.4i 4dr SUV AWD (4.4L 8cyl 6A)4.8is 4dr SUV AWD (4.8L 8cyl 6A)
Transmission6-speed manual6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed shiftable automatic
Horsepower225 hp @ 5900 rpm315 hp @ 5400 rpm355 hp @ 6200 rpm


NHTSA Overall Rating

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration offers independent analysis.
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating

    OverallNot Rated
  • Side Crash Rating

    OverallNot Rated
  • Side Barrier Rating

    OverallNot Rated
  • Combined Side Barrier & Pole Ratings

    Front SeatNot Rated
    Back SeatNot Rated
  • Rollover

    RolloverNot Rated
    Dynamic Test ResultNo Tip
    Risk Of RolloverNot Rated

IIHS Rating
The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety uses extensive crash tests to determine car safety.
  • Side Impact Test
    Not Tested
  • Roof Strength Test
    Not Tested
  • Rear Crash Protection / Head Restraint
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    Not Tested
  • Moderate Overlap Front Test

Top Consumer Reviews

Read what other owners think about the 2006 BMW X5


Consumer Rating

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Only paid $4500 for it
Its been 11 months since I bought my 06 X5 and it hasn't given me much trouble at all. I loved how it handled the nearly 30 inches of snow NY got earlier this year the AWD is excellent. Im thinking about purchasing a newer X5 soon. My advice to others is still the same... DO NOT purchase this car from a dealer (unless your buying a new one) Buying from a private seller is your best option because used car dealer lots are notoriously greedy and you dont know how long that X5s been sitting there
Beware the 4.4i N62 engine- known issues
The N62 (X5 4.4) is notorious for a valve stem deal issue which is a $4000 repair. For more evidence search "X5 white smoke cloud." This happens around 130000 miles, which I just reached. Avoid this model at all costs, and stick with the 6 cylinder which is a much more reliable vehicle. Such a shame and a waste of money in my case. The car is awesome with the exception of this fatal flaw.
I purchased my BMW X5 6 speed with 94K miles on her. She's a 9 out of 10. The truck has every possible option. Navigation is simple to use, the heated seats keep my back relaxed, the tight steering is awesome, the gear box is smooth and easy, and the truck rides like a dream. This is hands down the best SUV I have ever owned, and will look for another one real soon to store away for future use, which I will use, once I drive the doors off this baby I'm in now.............If you want an incredibly fun SUV to drive; a 2004, 2005, or 2006 BMW X5 is your truck. But a MANUAL transmission is the ONLY way to go. They're hard to find. But once you do your research and acquire one, you will not look back. And 23 miles per gallon doesn't hurt either. HAPPY HUNTING!!!
Used 2006 BMW X5 Overview

The Used 2006 BMW X5 is offered in the following submodels: . Available styles include 3.0i 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl 6M), 4.4i 4dr SUV AWD (4.4L 8cyl 6A), and 4.8is 4dr SUV AWD (4.8L 8cyl 6A).

What's a good price on a Used 2006 BMW X5?

Save up to $247 on one of 3 Used 2006 BMW X5 for sale at dealerships within 25 miles of Ashburn, VA with prices as low as $7,299 as of 07/20/2018, based on data from dealers and consumer-driven dealer ratings ranging from 1 to 5 out of 5 stars.

Price comparisons for Used 2006 BMW X5 trim styles:

  • The Used 2006 BMW X5 3.0i is priced between $8,294 and $8,995 with odometer readings between 104534 and 115649 miles.
  • The Used 2006 BMW X5 4.4i is priced between $7,299 and $7,299 with odometer readings between 129000 and 129000 miles.

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