2017 BMW X3 The luxury crossover

There are very few automobile manufacturers in the market who can actually measure up to BMW when it comes to making luxury vehicles. The BMW X3 is a pretty popular car in North America as well as in major parts of Europe. It can be categorised under as compact executive cars and entry level luxury crossovers. It has been in the market since 2003 and currently it is in its second generation of production. 2017 BMW X3 will supposedly improve the performance as well as designing section of the vehicle.

Like previous versions 2017 BMW X3 will also come in the basic 5 door wagon body model. There would be both front wheel drive and four wheel drive versions. A lot of modification would go to the engineering section of the vehicle in order to maintain sales level in this highly competitive market.

2017 BMW X3-front view

Exterior Outlook

2017 BMW X3 has always been well appreciated by critics and buyers alike on the department of designing and outlook. According to some spy shots on the internet and pictures released by the company it seems as if the 2017 version of X3 would have the best looks so far, undoubtedly.

Front portion would be majorly redesigned. The grille would be made shorter with elongated restyled headlights. The headlights would be sleek and sharp. There might be a new modular platform on which X3 would be built. It would increase the dimensions a bit allowing more cabin space.

2017 BMW X3-rear view


On the interior 2017 BMW X3 is very finely designed providing completely luxury and comfort even for long distance journeys. There would be leather seats which would come with internal heating system. There would be state of the art infotainment system with surround speakers. It would also come equipped with GPS navigation system. More information regarding interior design would be released within some time.

Engine and Performance

According to market information released 2017 BMW X3 will have a twin turbo 3.0 L 6 cylinder engine. This engine would generate power 360 hp and nearly 400 lb-ft of torque. There might also be the possibility of a V8 engine with more than 440 HP of power and nearly 510 lb-ft of torque. It would have a good top speed of approximately 155 mph. The acceleration would also be pretty great with the vehicle hitting 0-60 in 6.2 seconds. Other details regarding the drivetrain would be released later.

2017 BMW X3-interior