The renewal of the BMW X3 also includes the sportiest and most exclusive variant that crowns the range of this popular and successful premium SUV. The current generation of BMW’s SUV has undergone a facelift. A mid-cycle upgrade to help you tackle the rest of your business life ahead. Following the line marked by this tuning, the new BMW X3 M 2022 has been unveiled.
The new X3 M that has debuted in society is shown to the public with a revised exterior image, improved technological equipment, and a mechanical section that has undergone various adjustments to increase the vehicle’s performance. The result is a very solid set that will allow it to remain one of the benchmarks in its elite category.
The design of the new BMW X3 M 2022
How has the X3 M changed? Just take a quick look at the images that illustrate this article to discover the main aesthetic changes to the exterior. By the way, we must bear in mind that we are facing the X3 M Competition version, which offers a plus of exclusivity and radicality. In any case, they are new features that also apply to the base model.
Most of the novelties are concentrated in the front. The size of the grill has been modified to give it greater prominence. The headlamps have also changed and look sleeker and more modern. Similarly, a special mention should be made of the bumper. In the side view, we find new 21-inch wheels that reveal the braking system.
Finishing our tour of the exterior at the rear, in addition to renewed Full LED taillights, the characteristic feature of this model signed by BMW M is maintained. It is the M sports exhaust system with four perfectly integrated outlets together with the bumper and diffuser.
BMW X3 M 2022 Interior
The exterior aside, if we venture inside the new X3 M we will discover a most striking atmosphere. A sporty environment has been created as well as exclusive, luxurious, and comfortable. The 12.3-inch BMW Live Cockpit Professional digital instrument cluster is, together with the display that crowns the center console, the nerve center.
There is also news related to the front seats, air vents, and trims. By the way, for the first time, the X3 M will be able to equip the Driving Assistant Professional system. Other interesting equipment details are the Harman Kardon sound system or the Head-Up Display.
The powerful engine
Under the hood is a 3.0-liter M TwinPower Turbo six-cylinder petrol engine that has undergone performance enhancements. It develops a power of 510 hp and 650 Nm of maximum torque. Compared to the outgoing model, the X3 M Competition has increased its maximum torque by 50 Nm. All of this is handled via an eight-speed M Speedtronic automatic gearbox with Drivelogic and an M xDrive traction system.
This propulsion system enables the German SUV to accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h in 3.8 seconds and reach a top speed of up to 285 km / h if equipped with the optional M Driver package.