BMW’s compact luxury crossover will now be available with a plug-in hybrid drive option when it hits dealerships Spring 2020, produced out the the German’s Spartanburg plant in the US. One of the original small CUVs, the X3 has been going strong since it arrived back in 2004 — now, adding the new X3 xDrive30e to the mix joining the conventional gas-powered and fully electric models. With a range of up to 55 kms or about 35 miles from the battery alone, this PHEV X3 benefits from an all-wheel drive system while still offering low fuel consumption and emissions. The electric motor pairs to a 2.0L 4-cylinder gas engine and BMW’s 8-speed Steptronic transmission, producing a combined and respectable 292-hp (184-hp from the engine and 109-hp from the electric motor). The X3 xDrive30e will hit a 210 km/h top speed and reach 100 km/h in 6.1-seconds, in case you’re wondering, and is the third sport utility in BMW’s current model range to feature a plug-in hybrid (PHEV) drive and power transmission to all four wheels. Overall, the 2020 X3 plug-in hybrid checks off the sustainability, luxury, and performance boxes offered in a small crossover package. For more small crossovers, check out our Best Small 2020 Crossovers Guide here.
The 2021 BMW Alpina XB7 boasts more horsepower than the Mercedes-AMG GLS63 S and BMW X5M, sprinting 0 to 60 in a whopping 4-seconds & top speed of 180 mph.
Third-generation 2020 BMW X1 gets handful of changes but nothing major: few styling tweaks, some new colour & wheel options, and a revised transmission.
For the 3rd year, BMW sponsors Coachella with a 2-day road trip in the brand's electric cars, wrapping up with a Khalid meet-and-greet. Free bandanas, too.
An updated design & new plug-in hybrid option, the 2020 BMW 7 Series is everything luxury full-size sedan fans would expect. But that huge schnoz though?
The iconic 3 Series has been going strong for over 40 years, paving the way for sport sedans. Can the newly released 2020 M340i & M340i xDrive keep up?
BMW enters the 3-row vehicle game late with the 2019 X7: a full-size luxury SUV with off-roading ambitions, arriving March 2019.
Replacing the M2 Coupe, the first-ever 2019 BMW M2 Competition release date is set for this summer with official pricing announced closer to sale date.
Sporting a lower stance and wider tracks, BMW’s compact luxury SUV with that fastback styling is all-new for 2019.
After 10 years, BMW's popular mid-class travel enduros are completely redesigned. Release date set for Spring 2018.