BMW has refreshed the BMW X3 and BMW X4 with a new look, more comprehensive equipment and a customer-optimized range structure. Restyled front and rear sections further accentuate the robust off-road character and sporty appearance of the BMW X3. The BMW X4 adopts the front end of the BMW X3 and adds its own character with the exclusive BMW kidney grille in mesh design and offers a particularly dynamic rear.
Restyled front and rear sections further accentuate the robust off-road character and sporty appearance of the BMW X3. BMW’s Sports Activity Coupé (SAC), the X4, adopts the front end of the BMW X3 and adds its own character with the exclusive BMW kidney grille in mesh design and offers a particularly dynamic rear. The new structure of the range ensures a greater focus on sportiness and ‘X-Range character’, as well as greater clarity through deliberate simplification. The M Sport package and M trims are available as an alternative to the xLine trim now standard with high-quality X elements.
The new BMW X3 and the new BMW X4 will make their world premiere at the Chengdu Motor Show in China (27 August to 5 September), while the European presentation will take place at the IAA in Munich (7 to 5 September). September 12). The market launch will take place once production begins at the Spartanburg (USA) plant in August 2021 and in Rosslyn (South Africa) in September 2021.
With a more striking design, especially in the upper area, the BMW kidney grille is larger than before and now consists of a one-piece frame. A black bar -in which the camera is located if installed- ensures visual separation from the grill. New headlights about ten millimeters narrower, with full LED technology as standard. In addition to the optional adaptive LED headlights with Matrix function (standard on the BMW X4), the BMW laser headlights (BMW Laserlight) with a range of up to 650 meters are now also available as an option.
The newly designed front bumper with vertical air intakes, large stretched surfaces painted in body color and robust underbody protection. The new LED taillights with black outline, narrower three-dimensionally modeled pincer-shaped light pattern and integrated filigree horizontal direction indicators in the BMW X3; painstakingly redesigned underride guard and larger, flush-fit tailpipe trims. The specific rear bumper with tailpipe trims for the BMW X4. With the M Sport package, it incorporates a wide anvil-shaped insert and side panels for the air outlets (Air Curtains), all finished in High-gloss black.
A total of eleven colors in the regular range for the BMW X3, including new Skyscraper Gray metallic (from 12/21), Brooklyn Gray metallic available in the M Sport package, and BMW Individual Aventurine Red and Tanzanite Blue paint finishes ; the new Piedmont Red metallic paint is exclusively available for the BMW X4. For the first time, there is also a choice of numerous BMW Individual paint finishes for both models, including matt paint finishes such as Frozen Deep Grey.
The complexity of equipment lines and optional extras has been reduced by 30% to allow customers to make configuration clearer and easier. The independent central information display with touch function, now with a screen dimension of 10.25 inches as standard; a 12.3-inch version is also available as an option. The new central console of the current BMW 4 Series has a button panel where the BMW controller, the gear lever, the engine start button, the buttons for the start/stop system, the electric parking brake, the descent control are integrated. of slopes and various functions of driving experience.
Standard equipment now also includes sports seats with new-generation Sensatec upholstery in the new Ray grain and with perforated main seating surfaces, as well as automatic climate control with 3-zone control.
Following the path of the three diesel engines, the three petrol engines now also have 48-volt Mild Hybrid technology, in which a 48-volt generator provides an electrical boost of 8 kW/11 hp that allows further improve performance by combining it with lower fuel consumption and greater ride comfort; In addition, the BMW X3 xDrive30e has a plug-in hybrid drive; the range of power goes from 135 kW/184 hp to 265 kW/360 hp.
The BMW xDrive all-wheel drive system and the 8-speed Steptronic transmission are standard. The BMW X3 M40i, the BMW X3 M40d and all the models of the BMW X4 incorporate the 8-speed Steptronic Sport transmission as standard -in the rest of the versions it is optional-, including the paddle shifters and Launch Control.
The range of driver assistance systems has increased: For the first time, Driving Assistant Professional is available as an option for the BMW X3 and BMW X4, while the optional Parking Assistant now includes Reversing Assistant. (ReversingAssistant). BMW Live Cockpit Plus is available with a 10.25-inch central information display as standard, BMW Live Cockpit Professional with a fully digital display suite consisting of a 12.3-inch high-resolution instrument cluster and information display. same-size center console, as well as BMW Head-Up Display as an option.
The cloud-based navigation of BMW Maps now offers significantly improved behavior, a high level of precision and simplified destination entry, as well as extremely fast and dynamic route calculation. Smartphone connectivity via Apple CarPlay and Android Auto™ along with seamless Amazon Alexa integration; the My BMW app provides information about the vehicle status and, depending on the installed options, also enables remote access functions such as locating the vehicle, opening and closing the doors or recording the vehicle environment (Remote 3D View) .
The BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant (BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant) has additional functions: it can now be used to regulate the air conditioning, open and close the windows and change driving modes, for example. With BMW OS 7.0 and remote software updates, the BMW X3 and BMW X4 are kept up-to-date with the latest software at all times; Over-the-air upgrades are also possible, including new services as well as improved and additional vehicle functions.
Modern drive technology and a clearer product range.
The introduction of Mild Hybrid technology with a 48-volt starter generator, now also on all petrol engines, guarantees a wide range of state-of-the-art powertrains. Among them is the BMW X3 xDrive30e (combined fuel consumption: 2.6 – 2.0 l/100 km; combined electrical consumption: 20.5 – 18.9 kWh/100 km and combined CO2 emissions: 59 – 45 g/km in the WLTP cycle) and, at the top of the range, high-performance petrol and diesel versions developed by BMW M GmbH. It has visually distinctive features: new front, new rear lights, new colors, larger control display, as well as new equipment items with select BMW xLine features, Sensatec sports seats and larger displays. Significantly expanded driver assistance systems with optional Driving Assistant Professional.
Superior driving dynamics in signature M styling.
The BMW X3 M / X3 M Competition and BMW X4 M / X4 M Competition are presented with a new and more powerful look, a more exclusive interior, new features and even more power, all combined with an improvement in acceleration of 0 to 100 km/h, now in 4.0 or 3.8 seconds. In addition to equipment such as the BMW Laser Light and the BMW Operating System 7 with M indicators, the latest driver assistance systems from the BMW Driving Assistant Professional will also be available for future BMW M models. With the BMW M xDrive system, the driver You can choose as standard between the usual variable power distribution and the four-wheel drive system’s rear-wheel drive priority in Sport mode.
The BMW X3 M Competition and the BMW X4 M Competition offer exceptional driving dynamics. Outstanding values in the areas of longitudinal and lateral acceleration, maneuverability and deceleration are complemented by a high level of stability, neutral steering response and comfort features that enhance practicality for everyday use and long journeys. The basis for this combination of agility, dynamism and precision so typical of BMW M models is suspension technology that is perfectly matched to the high engine output and the M xDrive all-wheel drive system. The standard adaptive M suspension system, with specific adjustment and electronically controlled dampers, guarantees a high level of comfort in everyday life and a particularly direct contact with the road, limiting the movement of the wheels and the bodywork.
The new BMW iX3: sporty handling and superlative traction
Driving pleasure without local emissions is complemented by the sporty sensations that characterize every BMW, as well as the comfort, high functionality and roominess of the successful BMW X3. This is the latest stage in the BMW Group’s electrification strategy; The technology insights gained during the development of the BMW i will be used for the first time in a fully electric model from BMW’s core range. The “Power of Choice” strategy allows the model to adapt to customer needs and regulations around the world: The BMW X3 is the first model available with a petrol, diesel, plug-in hybrid or fully electric engine. The fifth generation of BMW eDrive technology kicks off with the new BMW iX3. It includes important advances in terms of energy density, autonomy, weight, space and flexibility.
The new BMW X3. Prices for Spain
|X3 xDrive 20i xLine||Gasoline||ECHO||184 hp||€54,400|
|X3 xDrive30i xLine||Gasoline||ECHO||252 hp||€61,400|
|X3 M40i xDrive||Gasoline||ECHO||360 hp||€77,400|
|X3 sDrive18d xLine||Diesel||ECHO||150 hp||€52,600|
|X3 xDrive20d xLine||Diesel||ECHO||190 hp||€56,900|
|x3 xDrive30d xLine||Diesel||ECHO||286 hp||€63,900|
|X3 M40d xDrive||Diesel||ECHO||340 hp||€77,900|
|X3 xDrive30e xLine||plug-in hybrid||0 zero)||292 hp||€65,700|
The new BMW X4. Prices for Spain
|X4 xDrive20i xLine||Gasoline||ECHO||184 hp||€57,400|
|X4 xDrive30i xLine||Gasoline||ECHO||252 hp||€64,400|
|X4 M40i xDrive||Gasoline||ECHO||360 hp||€80,200|
|x4 xDrive20d xLine||Diesel||ECHO||190 hp||€60,450|
|x4 xDrive30d xLine||Diesel||ECHO||286 hp||€67,900|
|X4 M40d xDrive||Diesel||ECHO||340 hp||€80,600|
The new BMW iX3 M Sport. Prices for Spain
|iX3M Sport||Electric||0 zero)||286 hp||€74,400|
The new BMW X3 M and BMW X4 M. Prices for Spain
|X3M Competition||Gasoline||C||510 hp||€118,400|
|X4M Competition||Gasoline||C||510 hp||€120,400|