Mid-sized SUV options are very popular in the markets. Everyone likes to drive an SUV in order to enjoy the special functions. With the passage of time, the BMW has launched numerous SUV facilities for the fans. It is recommended to consider the X3 series in this matter. Recently, we have got the news that BMW is finalizing the production of new models. The name of X3 series is also included in the list of upcoming editions. The new model will be 2017 BMW X3.
2017 BMW X3 – Design, Features, and Changes
The X3 series is approaching with a better-quality structure. BMW is expected to present the new version with an exclusive platform. This will change the shape and look of X1. Use of aluminum is more with steel. This will definitely reduce the total structural weight of the vehicle.
There are numerous exterior improvements expected. The experts are hopeful that BMW will make the upcoming model more stylish. It is time to get rid of conventional trends. The new 2017 BMW X3 model will be a superb luxury car with an appealing structure. The vehicle has LED based indicators and headlights. The bonnet is more stylish because of the upraised margins. It gives a sober look and appearance. The tires are 18 inches with pure aluminum alloy rims. The grille is BMW based. It has large openings for the better aeration. Grille is divided into two sections. BMW has improved the aerodynamics this time.
Interior of the vehicle has classic options. BMW has planned to make the dashboard more useful. There is power steering with multiple functions. There are several buttons on the power steering for the easy driving. The driving cabin is comfortable and spacious. It has leather upholstery as well as adjustable seats. The vehicle is expected to bring automatic weather updates, interior climate control, touchscreen (8 inches), 7 speakers, HD display, a new gearbox and special drive view. It is expected that new model will come with modern connectivity options such as USB, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and smartphone charging.
2017 BMW X3 – Engine and Fuel Economy
The matter of power option is very serious. BMW is expected to create BMW X3 more powerful. The engine is turbocharged with 3.0 liters fuel capacity. It has 4 cylinders to generate 300 horsepower. The vehicle can make 300 lb-ft torque. Another 2.0-liter engine setup with 240 hp and 260 lb-ft torque is also expected. There is no update about the hybrid engine. This vehicle will come with 6-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drivetrain.
The new 2017 BMW X3 will cover 19 miles per gallon in the city. The highway drive will be 26 miles per gallon.
2017 BMW X3 – Release Date and Price
The expected base price of 2017 BMW X3 will be $40,000 to $60,000 in the USA. BMW will launch it by the end of 2017 in the UK, USA, and China.