BMW X3 xDrive30i SportX launched in India at Rs 56.5 lakh
BMW has launched a new entry-level variant of the BMW X3 in India under the SportX moniker. This petrol variant is priced at Rs 56.50 lakh ex-showroom, introductorily and is available for booking at dealerships. Those booking the X3 xDrive30i SportX before February 28 will get benefits that include a maintenance package and accessories worth Rs 1.5 lakh. These buyers will be covered for all maintenance work, including parts and oil changes for three years/40,000 km and get the BMW Display key, 2.5 PM air filter, LED door projectors and universal wireless charger, at no added cost.
The SportX is powered by the same 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbo-petrol motor as seen on the 3-series petrol. This motor puts out 252PS at 350 Nm and can get the X3 to 100 kmph from standstill in 6.3s. It is paired with the 8-speed ZF auto and BMW's Drive AWD system that includes adaptive suspension, an automatic brake-locking differential, dynamic traction control, hill-descent control and hill-start assist. The SUV features a 50:50 weight distribution and comes with four drive modes: Ecopro, Comfort, Sport and Sport+.
Noteworthy features available on this version are LED headlamps, LED fog lamps, LED taillamps, Sensatec interior upholstery with wood trim and pearl chrome highlights, panoramic sunroof, ambient lighting with the welcome light carpet puddle lamps, three-zone automatic climate control, 8.8-inch touchscreen infotainment with Android Auto/Apple Carplay, navigation and voice commands, digital instrument cluster with analogue dials and a rearview camera. Safety features include six airbags, driver attention monitor, electric parking brake with auto hold, side-impact protection, electronic vehicle immobilizer and crash sensor and ISOFIX child seat mounts. Boots space is 550 litres which increases to 1,600 litres with a 40/20/40 split second row.
Starts Rs 59.9 Lakhs