x3 News Stories
The 2015 BMW X3 Gets Updated including sDrive Optionby Tim Jones on February 05, 2014 at 06:00:00 PM
BMW is known for their mid-cycle changes and that time has come for the F25 X3. The biggest changes are probably with the addition of an sDrive (rear wheel drive) model and the new xDrive20d model variant. Both new additions give BMW buyers more choices when picking out their next Sport Activity Vehicle.
Wrapping up the 2013 North American International Auto Showby Mark Jurista on January 16, 2013 at 01:00:07 PM
We were live at the 2013 North American International Auto Show this week to witness the introduction of numerous new and exciting models from BMW. While the 4 Series Concept Coupe was the star of the show, the surprise introduction of a new entry level 3 Series also made some waves. Read on to see what we saw in our time at the show or skip on over to the 500+ picture photo gallery!
BMW targets US growth for 2013 with Diesel Powerby Tim Jones on January 14, 2013 at 01:54:20 PM
The BMW Group intends to grow in the U.S. in the current year. "We are confident that we will continue our success in our largest single market in 2013. Here and worldwide, we are expanding our global vehicle portfolio with attractive new models such as the BMW M6 Gran Coupe and the BMW 4 Series Coupe, said Ian Robertson, Member of the Board of BMW AG, Sales and Marketing BMW, on Monday at the...
New Spy Shots of Upcoming F25 X3 Faceliftby Mark Jurista on October 16, 2012 at 09:50:26 AM
A facelifted version of the BMW X3 is due out in the upcoming year and we have some early spy photos highlighting the changes.
From the placement of the camo, we can tell that the changes are primarily on the front bumper, rear bumper, grille and head lights.
NHTSA Warns of Counterfeit Airbags in BMW X3, X5, 3 and 5 Seriesby Tim Jones on October 11, 2012 at 01:15:18 PM
The U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued a consumer safety advisory to alert vehicle owners and repair professionals to the dangers of counterfeit air bags. NHTSA has become aware of a problem involving the sale of counterfeit air bags for use as replacement parts in vehicles that have been involved in a crash. While these air bags look...
BMW Manufacturing Recognized for Export Success - Remains Largest Vehicle Exporterby Mark Jurista on September 26, 2012 at 03:51:15 PM
BMW Manufacturing Co. has been recognized by the National Association of Foreign Trade Zones (NAFTZ) as its Exporter of the Year. In addition, the NAFTZ recognized BMW as the recipient of its Export Achievement Award for being the member that showed the most improvement in value. Congrats to BMW for the award!
Is there an X3 M in the future? Possibly tri-turbo?by Mark Jurista on May 24, 2011 at 12:47:47 PM
Is BMW going to keep expanding the line-up of ///M engineered X models with the addition of an X3 M? According to an article from Car Magazine, it is coming in the not too distant future. The kicker is talk of a new "tri-turbo" setup from the M division including a set of traditional gas driven twin turbos and a third electric turbo. These turbos will be paired with a tweaked variant of the new M3 straight...
BMW X3 Makes Ward’s 10 Best Interior List 2011by Tim Jones on April 12, 2011 at 10:39:01 AM
Three economy cars, three luxury brands, a sport sedan, minivan, upscale off-road SUV and family sedan round out this year's Ward's 10 Best Interiors list. Throughout February and March, Ward's editors drove 51 vehicles that were all-new or featured significantly upgraded interiors in determining the 2011 winners. They are: * Audi A8 * BMW X3 xDrive35i * Chevy Cruze 2LT RS * Dodge Charger Rallye Plus * Ford Focus Titanium * Honda Odyssey Elite * Hyundai...
New BMW X3 voted “Four-Wheel Drive Car of the Year 2011"by Tim Jones on March 24, 2011 at 02:53:10 PM
Amidst an impressive start on the international automotive markets, the new BMW X3 has rapidly become the shooting star in its segment. Winning the title of ***8220;Four-Wheel Drive Car of the Year 2011***8221; awarded by the specialist car magazine ***8220;Auto Bild Allrad***8221; is current proof of the new BMW X3***8217;s exceptionally high degree of popularity. The success in the reader survey conducted by...
BMW X3 is voted Off-Roader of the Year 2011by Mark Jurista on February 10, 2011 at 04:57:05 PM
Good job on the X3 already winning some awards. :thumbup: Munich. Only weeks after its market launch it has already been hailed ***8220;Off-Roader of the Year***8221;. The new BMW X3 has made an instant and lasting impression on fans of all-wheel-drive vehicles: readers of Germany***8217;s Off Road magazine voted it their favourite in the ***8220;SUV***8221; category. This accolade sees the new BMW X3 following in the tyre tracks of its predecessor model, which was voted ***8220;Off-Roader...