BMW X3 Petrol xDrive30i SportX, at Rs. 56.50 lakh (ex-showroom, India), is the latest addition to the X3 range in India. It comes with a 252 bhp, 2.0-litre turbo-petrol engine. With the new launch, benefits of up to Rs 1.5 lakh are also available to customers for a limited time.
2021 BMW X3 Petrol xDrive 30i SportX engine and gearbox
Under the hood is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbo petrol engine that generates 252 bhp and 350 Nm of torque. This engine is mated to an 8-speed automatic gearbox and power is transmitted to all four wheels through BMW’s xDrive all-wheel-drive system. BMW claims that the X3, in this configuration, can do 0-100 km/h in 6.3 seconds.
In particular, BMW also offers the X3 with a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder diesel engine in the xDrive20d Luxury Line Edition.
2021 BMW X3 Petrol xDrive 30i SportX features
In terms of features, the BMW X3 xDrive30i SportX is well equipped. You get an 8.8-inch infotainment system with support for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, a 5.7-inch MID display, display key, three-zone automatic climate control, LED headlights, rear and fog lights, automatic headlights, windshield wipers, panoramic sunroof, 18-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, and much more.
However, since it is the new entry-level model, there are a few things that the new SportX design misses compared to the high-spec Luxury Line, which features equipment such as adaptive LED headlights, dynamic damper control, and a system of Harman Kardon 16-speaker sound, wireless charging and instrument cluster. 12.3-inch, 10.25-inch digital infotainment system and larger 19-inch wheels, just to name a few.
2021 BMW X3 Petrol xDrive 30i SportX price in India
The new BMW X3 Petrol xDrive 30i SportX comes with prices starting at ₹ 56.50 lakh (ex-showroom) and the model will be locally assembled at BMW’s Chennai plant along with the existing variants in the range. BMW X3 started at ₹ 61.80 lakh and with the introduction of the new variant, BMW has made it more affordable too.
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