It’s the first-ever X that gets i now. Well, BMW digitally premiered the first-ever BMW iX3, an all-electric Sports Activity Vehicle. BMW X3 is the first model to be available with a petrol or diesel engine, plug-in hybrid drive system, or all-electric drive system. We have reviewed the BMW X3 and the link to that review can be found here- BMW X3, and should you wish to get the best offers on the X3, click here- Book A Test Drive
Coming back to the BMW iX3, New BMW iX3 will be the brand’s first model to also be produced for export at the Shenyang manufacturing facility in China. Market launch will begin in China later in 2020. Newly designed fifth-generation BMW eDrive electric motor produces maximum output of 210 kW/286 hp and peak torque of 400 Nm (295 lb-ft). Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h [62 mph] in 6.8 seconds (for purposes of comparison – BMW X3 30i: 6.4 seconds), top speed (electronically limited): 180 km/h [112 mph].
The features that you expect in the standard BMW X3 make their way in this iX3 too, so the iX3 comes with, LED headlights, three-zone automatic climate control with preheating, and pre-conditioning, automatic tailgate operation, panoramic glass sunroof, Driving Assistant Professional and ambient lighting. Optional equipment line “Impressive” also brings 20-inch light-alloy wheels, acoustic glazing, sport seats, Vernasca leather trim, BMW Head-Up Display, Parking Assistant Plus, and Harman Kardon Surround Sound. BMW Live Cockpit Professional with BMW Maps cloud-based navigation system and BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant as standard. Smartphone integration with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto preparation, Remote Software Upgrade, and digital services from BMW Connected Charging also standard.
The BMW iX3 will go on sale in China first and then in other parts of the world during the end of 2020. Do you want BMW India, to launch more of i models in India, do let us know.