The war of German premium manufacturers has long been disputed among SUVs as well. One of them is the BMW X3 2017 , the third generation of the Bavarian Allroad SUV that will arrive in this second half of 2017 much improved compared to its predecessor.
This is a profound evolution that improves everything with the basic quality standards of BMW.
The BMW X3 has been produced since 2003 and has already sold 1.5 million units of the Allroad SUV through its first two generations.
The design is clearly evolutionary, with an aerodynamic coefficient that has been reduced to 0.29 Cx. It comes with full LED headlights, larger grille, new LED anti fog lights, new dual exhaust or automatic tailgate. Through its xLine, M Sport finishes and the new Luxury finish can be fitted with wheels between 18 and 21 inches and other distinctive elements ranging from chrome to pieces of carbon fiber. A necessary facelift without breaking with your BMW image.
Inside the rebound is huge in terms of technology. It comes with a new center console with a 10.2-inch screen and gesture control, a new head-up color display, a tri-zone climate control, an intelligent key that allows you to control the air conditioning from outside the car, a new instrument panel or multifunction steering wheel. The trunk has 550 liters of capacity and if the rear seats are lowered in position 40:20:40 8 with a single button) reaches the 1,600 liters.
The range of engines comprises five engines, three petrol engines and two diesel engines with power ratings between 184 and 360 hp (average consumption between 5 and 8.4 liters). The BMW X3 20i has 184 hp, the BMW X3 xDrive20d with 190 hp, the BMW X3 xDrive 30i 252 hp and the BMW X3 xDrive30d 265 hp. The top of the range is the BMW X3 M40i, with 360 hp, M brakes, specific suspension and steering or sports exhaust settings. All a BMW M
We speak of a car that on average has lost 55 kilos of weight and presumes of a 50/50 weight distribution. It is therefore intuitive as easy to drive, which helps the automatic Steptronic 8-speed automatic transmission as standard.
Another chapter that enhances the BMW X3 2017 is in its active safety, as it will feature active cruise control and the Driving Assistant Plus safety kit (parking maneuver assistant, lane maintenance assistant with protection against side collisions and Lane change assistant).
Semi-autonomous driving functions for this premium medium-sized book SUV.