In summer 2010, the Bavarian automaker extended the official pictures BMW X3 crossover second generation of the new F25 body, the world debut of which took place in September at the motor show in Paris.
Externally, the new BMW X3 F25 (2015-2016) was slightly larger and more solid: changed bumpers, new front optics acquired a strip of LED lights daylight, on the sides there are elegant line, mirrors became larger.
Models & Prices 2016 BMW X3.
|xDrive20i||$39,900||2.0 petrol (184 hp)||Manual (6)||full|
|xDrive20d||$40,400||2.0 diesel (190 hp)||Manual (6)||full|
|xDrive28i||$42,600||2.0 petrol (245 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|xDrive20d Urban||$44,200||2.0 diesel (190 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|xDrive35i||$46,600||3.0 petrol (306 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|xDrive28i Lifestyle||$47,200||2.0 petrol (245 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|xDrive20d Special Edition||$47,900||2.0 diesel (190 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|xDrive30d||$48,400||3.0 diesel (249 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|xDrive30d Exclusive||$48,600||3.0 diesel (249 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|xDrive35d||$54,100||3.0 diesel (313 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
Compared with its predecessor, the new BMW X3 is stretched to a length of 83 mm (up to 4652), added 28 mm “shoulders” (up to 1881) and has grown to a height of 13 mm (up to 1687), the wheelbase has grown by 15 mm (up to 2810). Dimensions of new items in all indicators outperform major competitors – the Mercedes the GLK, and the Audi the Q5. At the same time, in spite of the increased size, X3 II generation has become even slightly lighter than the previous model.
Inside the SUV boasts a completely new interior with a front panel and center console, which has acquired a large 8.8-dyumovy dipleem, a new steering wheel and door panels, as well as modified seating.
The volume of the new BMW X3 F25 boot capacity is 550 liters, 70 liters more than its predecessor, the rear of the sofa backrest folded in the ratio of 60:40, but the option of a seat that folded in the ratio of 40:20:40. Putting back the back row, the volume of the compartment increases to 1600 liters.
Initially, only two engines offered for the crossover: the basic version xDrive35i has received six-cylinder petrol turbo engine capacity of 3.0 liters, an outstanding 306 hp and a maximum torque of 400 Nm at 1300 r/min. Working in tandem with the new 8-speed automatic transmission, BMW xDrive35i is capable from a standstill to 100 km/h in 5.7 seconds and its top speed 245 kilometers per hour.
The second option – a 2.0-liter four-cylinder diesel unit with turbo and direct injection Common Rail. The power of this engine is 184 hp and maximum torque – 380 Nm. The engine is aggregated with 6-speed manual transmission and accelerates the new X3 to hundred in 8.5 seconds. at a maximum speed of 210 km/h.
Later the line was extended to include the initial 184-strong petrol engine 2.0-liter (option xDrive 20i), and more powerful 245-strong version of the same unit (xDrive 28i) and two three-liter diesel engine with recoil 250 hp (XDrive 30d) and 313 hp (XDrive 35d). As the designation of all, without exception, the version, the version of the model are all-wheel drive.
The updated BMW X3 2016.
In early February 2014, BMW introduced an updated version of crossover X3 (F25), has received a modified exterior, improved interior and an upgraded diesel engine. World premiere of new items was held in March at the Geneva Motor Show.
Externally, the BMW X3 (2016) got re-registration of bumpers, new rear-view mirrors with integrated turn signal indicators, and most importantly – a larger grille and other head optics, made in the style of the new the BMW the X5 (F15).
Also for the car prepared several additional color options for the body and wheel designs. Architecture interior of the updated BMW X3 2016 has remained the same, but here is a little altered the center console, new materials and finishes, and additional upholstery schemes, as well as upgraded iDrive system with built-in touch panel controller.
The basic two-liter diesel engine in the xDrive 20d version now produces 190 hp (400 nm) against the forces 184 and 380 Nm before, plus it was somewhat more economical than the previous version. The rest of the engines remained unchanged – all for BMW X3 (F25) in the European market available four diesel and three petrol engines, which are aggregated in a pair with either a 6-speed manual or 8-band gun.
Recently in some versions even slightly more expensive due to a rich standard equipment.