BMW X3 with an “X” Factor in 2011

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Competition in all fields makes the performance better. A neck to neck competition has forced auto companies to improve their specification in automobiles to attract more customers and provide excellent services to their clients. BMW X3 has been introduced in European market with two trims: XDrive28i and the XDrive35i. Its base price is approximately $36,750.

BMW X3 Review

BMW X3 Specifications

BMW has recently unveiled its newly designed X3 2011 with a lot of enhanced specifications. X3 model of BMW is more refined version than its original. It has 183 x 74.1 x 65.4 dimensions. It is slightly larger than its forerunner. It is a four wheel-drive with front engine. It has eight speed automatic transmissions with manual handling. Its Dynamic Handling characteristic makes driving easier and safer. The wheelbase has been lifted up to three inches along with height and width that has also been enhanced to three inches. Servotronic function with electronic power steering has been incorporated in new X3 to improve handling and precision for drivers.

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Its 6 cylindrical engine gets the speed of 0 to 60 mph in just 7 seconds that enables you to run the car at great speed to lead the road. It provides good mileage on diesel as well as on diesel. Its fuel economy in city is 19 mpg while on highway its capacity is 26 mpg. Connected drive technology is also an enormous part of it.

BMW X3 Interior

Rear view camera gives the drivers to have a top view. The interior seats of BMW X3 are very comfortable. The growth in height and width has increased its sitting space especially for the rear passengers. Now, it accommodates 5 persons in total. Integrated support system has been incorporated with Blackberry devices that facilitate you to read your mails and use internet on the Navigation screen.

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Text to speech technology has also been integrated in this new X3 2011. Rear cargo space is about 19 cubic feet that gives you a good luggage volume that is definitely very comforting for long journey.

BMW X3 Exterior

A blend of performance and style, its exterior definitely inspires all. This urban looking car is currently available in following colors:

  • Alpine white
  • Carbon black metallic
  • Mineral silver metallic
  • Blue water metallic
  • Sparkling bronze metallic
  • Space gray metallic
  • Jet black
  • Titanium silver metallic
  • Deep sea blue metallic
  • Vermilion red metallic

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Its long front with high roof and lower back make its exterior look extremely admirable.  X3 2011 has standard gadget like xenon adaptive headlights with corona rings. Its strong metallic body is definitely inspiring that makes its look authoritative and powerful.

BMW X3 Safety

The safety features are tremendous in new BMW. It has anti-theft alarm system that ensures protection of your car. Six airbags have been incorporated in it to ensure safety of its clients. Side and rear airbags save passengers from crash. Anti-lock brake and brake assisting system protects the automobile from theft. Brakes have been prepared technically to avoid overheating; four wheel ventilated brakes are included in it to cool it down. The brakes in X3 gives you advantage to quickly stop it when needed in emergency and saves you from accident. It also does not damage the pads/calipers. Engine management and anti locking brake system enables the X3 to maintain the force that applies to brakes according to road situation, speed and wheels.

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To avoid whiplash injuries, seats have been made according to that. Head restraints help passengers to escape from injury. These restraints adjust your seat in a way that most of the detrimental injuries can be avoided. Stability control feature is also stupendous. During turns, speed can be dangerous. Stability control system adjusts acceleration during turns. In nutshell, BMW X3 is definitely having X factor that makes it more attractive than its predecessor. If you want a luxury car, you will be in the wrong to go for another option.

Post By on Jul 16, 2011

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