The new 2022 BMW X3 M, the company’s approach towards more track focused performance with more features and more bold looking design language and your hunger to get your expectations crushed with more “more” from your usual sports SUV. The new 2022 BMW X3 M with it’s bold new front and rear end can make a dent in other car’s eyes when it comes to appearance. And more when the driver steps their foot down the accelerator and feels what the roaring 503 hp twin-turbocharged straight six has to offer.
It’s smooth eight speed automatic transmission which throws all that power to all four wheels with it’s all wheel drive system. It goes through the corners like a pro, offering great stability and body control. It’s bold, it’s quick, it’s fast, it’s entertaining and it’s all what you’d hope for your X3 to have. But coming with some flaws such as a firm riding experience and intricate drive modes, it all fades away when compared to the package that the X3 M provides.
What’s New For 2022 ?
For the 2022 year, the BMW adds new engine tuning and components just as same as the M3 and M4 sedan to the X3 M while making the horsepower ratings but now makes more torque, with 457 pound feet with the base variant and 479 pound feet with the competition one, which is up by 13 and 37 lbs from the previous gen X3 M. The Competition variant now comes with a new 21 inch wheels with a reworked exterior and interior with eye catchy looks outside as well as inside of course with suites load of features and tech.
Engine, Top Speed, 0-60mph & Performance
The new X3 M will be powered by a 3.0 Litre twin-turbocharged inline six engine which makes between 473 to 503 horsepower and 457 to 479 lb ft of torque depending on what you get, the base performance or the top spec competition variant which adds new sport exhaust system and new 21 inch wheels. Every X3 M comes on board with an eight speed automatic transmission with all wheel drive and 100 percent torque delivering engine.
And can blast off from 0-60 mph in 3.3 seconds and can go upto 155 mph of Top Speed if you won’t step up your foot. The new X3 M is insanely quick with a great throttle response with good agility and best suited for its hardcore audience like it’s rivals such as the Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio, and the Mercedes AMG GLC63. It delivers a smooth but a power pack performance with great bends over the corners while lacking nothing in comfortness and impresses you with it’s impressive handling capabilities every time you sit on the driver’s seat.
Fuel Economy | Mileage
The X3 M laga behind the competitors such as the Mercedes AMG GLC 63 and the Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio when it comes to the fuel economy. But still 2022 BMW X3 M manages to deliver a mileage of 14 mpg in the city and 19 mpg on the highway whereas they deliver a good 16 and 22 mpg and 17 and 23 mpg.
Dimensions & Weight
- Length: 186.2 in
- Width: 74.7 in
- Height: 65.7 in
- Wheelbase: 112.8 in
- Cargo volume: 29 cu ft
- Curb weight: 4549 lb
With a hefty price tag of $70,895 USD, the 2022 BMW X3 M sets the bar for the rivals if you want the ultimate driving experience from an entry level BMW Sport SUV. It comes with six airbags, great agility with it’s powerful turbo six engine, rich interior with advanced tech features inside, so it would be justified if you’re just going for that with the idea of more power and more aggressiveness which this BMW X3 M manages to deliver quite well.
Interior & Exterior
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