BMW has declassified crossover X3 of new generation

Company BMW has extended the official information and photos of crossover X3 of following generation.

BMW X3 has received new registration of an ex-terrier (the most appreciable changes are other headlights of head light, a radiator enclosure, a cowl and a front bumper), the modernised interior and the changed ruler of engines. The car will be presented in the autumn of current year on motor-show in Paris, and its sales in the European market will begin in November.

BMW X3 2011 year generation BMW has declassified crossover X3 of new generation


Crossover BMW X3 is constructed on an all-wheel drive platform 3-Series following generation. The novelty on 83 millimetres became longer, on 28 millimetres is wider and on 12 millimetres above the predecessor. Thus, the car overall length makes now 4648 millimetres, width – 1881 millimetre, and height – 1661 millimetre. Besides, the car wheelbase has increased by 15 millimetres (to 2810 millimetres), and the road gleam is equal now to 212 millimetres that on 12 millimetres more than at X3 to the previous generation.

Spaces for feet of rear passengers becomes more on 20 millimetres, and the luggage compartment volume will grow on 80 litres – to 550 litres (at combined seats of the second row the empty seat stock will increase to 1600 litres). These indicators, according to representatives BMW, are the best among all segment.

In the European market BMW X3 of new generation it will be originally offered with two engines. The first variant – xDrive20d – will receive a two-litre four-cylinder turbodiesel capacity of 184 horsepowers (380 Nanometers) which in base can be aggregated with six-step mechanics. According to the manufacturer, from zero to hundred kilometres per hour the crossover with such power-plant can be dispersed for 8,5 seconds, and its maximum speed will make 210 kilometres per hour. Average fuel consumption – 5,6 litres on hundred kilometres of run.

The second variant – xDrive35i – begins to be completed 306-strong three-litre turbo with the petrol six. To hundred crossover with such motor can be accelerated for 5,7 seconds and reach the maximum speed of 245 kilometres per hour. Average fuel consumption – 8,8 litres on hundred kilometres of a way. The given motor begins to be aggregated with an eight-step automatic gear box. We will notice that similar transmission can be ordered and for the diesel version as an option.

It is expected that the scale of engines of a crossover BMW X3 will be expanded next year.

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