BMW X5 Depreciation

A BMW X5 will depreciate 61% after 5 years and have a 5 year resale value of $30,759.

The BMX X5 ranks 58th out of 71 luxury models for depreciation after five years, and will lose over 60% of its original value. If you have to buy one new, hold your nose and sign the paperwork, but if you don't (which you don't), search elsewhere, or look for a model that is between four and six years old to save yourself a bunch of money.

The chart below shows the expected depreciation for the next 10 years. These results are for vehicles in good condition, averaging 13,500 miles per year. It also assumes a selling price of $79,297 when new. Enter your purchase price, expected ownership period and estimated miles driven annually. Our depreciation calculator will predict an expected resale value for the BMW X5.

BMW X5 Depreciation

Years Old Depreciation Residual Value Resale Value Mileage Resale Year
1 $17,152 78.37% $62,145 13,500 2021
2 $26,120 67.06% $53,177 27,000 2022
3 $32,718 58.74% $46,579 40,500 2023
4 $43,391 45.28% $35,906 54,000 2024
5 $48,538 38.79% $30,759 67,500 2025
6 $52,384 33.94% $26,913 81,000 2026
7 $59,425 25.06% $19,872 94,500 2027
8 $63,017 20.53% $16,280 108,000 2028
9 $65,626 17.24% $13,671 121,500 2029
10 $67,323 15.10% $11,974 135,000 2030

BMW X5 Depreciation

Years Old Depreciation Residual Value Resale Value
1 $17,152 78.37% $62,145
2 $26,120 67.06% $53,177
3 $32,718 58.74% $46,579
4 $43,391 45.28% $35,906
5 $48,538 38.79% $30,759
6 $52,384 33.94% $26,913
7 $59,425 25.06% $19,872
8 $63,017 20.53% $16,280
9 $65,626 17.24% $13,671
10 $67,323 15.10% $11,974

BMW X5 Depreciation Calculator

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If you purchase a used BMW X5 that is 2 years old, then you could save $26,120 compared to buying new, and still have a relatively new model with plenty of useful life remaining. If you plan to keep this vehicle for 3 years then your total cost of depreciation would be $22,418. Try other age and ownership length combinations, or different vehicles to see if you can find depreciation sweetspots where this cost is the lowest. Hint: Try vehicles between 2 and 4 years old, as brand new vehicles depreciate quickly. Also, if this is a recently released model and buying a few years old isn't possible, consider another vehicle, or perhaps wait until more used X5 models become available.

The Best Model Years to Buy a BMW X5

The 2016 BMW X5 is our top pick for the best model year value for the X5. With the 2016, you would only pay, on average, 45% of the price as new, with 67% of the vehicle's useful life remaining. The 2015 and 2013 model years are also attractive years for the X5, and provide a relatively good value. Our rankings consider multiple factors, including the X5's price as new, current price, maintenance costs and remaining years of overall predictabe expenses. Our top ranked model year represents the most car for the money of the BMW X5 models.

BMW X5 Historical Depreciation

Year New Price Current Price Maintenance $ Decline % Decline % Paid Value Rating
2020 $79,297 $79,297 $653 $0 0% 100%
2019 $70,723 $56,180 $752 $23,117 29.15% 78.37%
2018 $63,578 $43,575 $938 $12,605 22.44% 67.06% Good
2017 $61,914 $37,589 $1,221 $5,986 13.74% 58.74% Good
2016 $60,827 $28,950 $1,407 $8,639 22.98% 45.28% Best
2015 $59,770 $24,968 $1,784 $3,982 13.75% 38.79% Better
2014 $58,080 $22,187 $2,472 $2,781 11.14% 33.94%
2013 $53,617 $16,235 $2,798 $5,952 26.83% 25.06% Better
2012 $53,617 $14,020 $3,014 $2,215 13.64% 20.53%
2011 $50,497 $12,150 $3,445 $1,870 13.34% 17.24%
2010 $49,872 $11,071 $3,539 $1,079 8.88% 15.1%
2009 $49,777 $9,512 $4,056 $1,559 14.08% 10.96%
2008 $48,480 $8,574 $4,790 $938 9.86% 7.81%
Year Price % Paid Value Rank
2020 $79,297 100%
2019 $56,180 78.37%
2018 $43,575 67.06% Good
2017 $37,589 58.74% Good
2016 $28,950 45.28% Best
2015 $24,968 38.79% Better
2014 $22,187 33.94%
2013 $16,235 25.06% Better
2012 $14,020 20.53%
2011 $12,150 17.24%
2010 $11,071 15.1%
2009 $9,512 10.96%
2008 $8,574 7.81%

Other BMW X5 Costs of Ownership

Finding a car or truck that saves on depreciation costs is important. But, it's also imperative to view all major BMW X5 costs. This will ensure that you are finding the vehicle that provides you the best value, at the lowest cost. We've created tools that will also help you to save on the following ownership expenses: