BMW X3 launched in India; currently available only in diesel

BMW X3 price starts from 49.99 Lakhs…

BMW has launched its X3 SUV in India. It will be offered in two variants – a) Expedition and b) Luxury Line. Both these variants will be available with a diesel engine and a petrol version of X3 will be launched later in 2018. The car will be available with the BMW dealers from today.

In a statement, Mr. Vikram Pahwa, President, BMW India said,

“BMW X3 established the premium mid-size sports activity vehicle segment in India and became a trailblazer with its modern character. The all-new BMW X3 is set to write the next chapter in its success story with an even more striking, dynamic design language, powerful yet efficient drive systems and luxurious equipment. Practical both on and off road, the all-new BMW X3 is fully equipped for the most diverse driving demands, combining everything you need for wherever your day takes you.”

On the exterior, both the variants will have:

  • Boldly enhanced, distinctive BMW signature double kidney grille.
  • Fully Adaptive LED headlights
  • LED fog lamps with Hexagonal Design
  • LED tail lights
  • Roof spoiler
  • Chrome exhaust tailpipes on both sides
  • Automatic tailgate operation for opening and closing

In addition to this, the Luxury Line will get:

  • Chrome radiator grille bars
  • Two-tone underbody protection in frozen grey matt with chrome trim
  • Air-breather in chrome
  • 19” light-alloy wheels

On the interior, both the variants will have:

  • X logo in chrome on the doors and centre console
  • Cabin noise insulation
  • Adjustable rear seat backrest
  • Rear window sunblind
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Ambient lighting with six dimmable light designs
  • 550 litres extendable to 1,600 litres
  • 40/20/40 split seats

Additionally, Luxury Line variant will get:

  • Leather upholstery in Vernasca
  • Sensatec-covered instrument panel with contrast stitching
  • Fine-wood trim in poplar gain grey

Also, X3 gets some very interesting feature like:

  • BMW display key that allows drivers to keep in contact with the car always
  • Welcome light carpet which gets projected on the side sill
  • Rear view camera with park assist
  • Wireless charging in smartphone holder which is integrated with the centre console
  • 3-inch Multifunction Instrument Display
  • BMW iDrive including touch controller
  • BMW Navigation Professional (with 10.25-inch touchscreen)
  • 600 Watts Surround Sound system from Harman Kardon
  • Apple Car Play®
  • BMW Apps and Connectivity through Bluetooth and USB

The diesel engine on X3 is a two litre four cylinder mill producing 190 HP and torque of 400 Nm at 1,750 – 2,500 rpm. The car will be equipped with an eight-speed Steptronic automatic transmission. The engine, transmission combo helps the car to accelerate from 0-100 km/hr in just 8 seconds.

X3 Price

BMW X3 xDrive 20d Expedition : INR 49,99,000
BMW X3 xDrive 20d Luxury Line : INR 56,70,000


X3 spec sheet



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