BMW has added new engines to crossovers X3 and X4

BMW has added new engines to crossovers X3 and X4

May 30, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

The company BMW has announced changes in the European line for the current year. Crossovers X3 and X4 got new engines, the 1-series hatchback will be offered in the Edition Metropolitan version, and the standard equipment of some models will include an eight-speed automatic transmission.

The family of crossovers X3 has expanded due to the appearance of a new modification of the BMW M Performance – M40d. Such car is equipped with a row six in capacity of 3,0 liters which gives out 326 horsepowers and 680 Nanometers of a twisting moment. Acceleration from zero to 100 km/h of the X3 M40d takes 4.9 seconds.

The X4 crossover will also have a new version – xDrive30d. It is equipped with a three-liter diesel engine with a capacity of 265 forces and 620 Nm of torque, as well as an eight-speed “automatic”. From a place to 100 kilometers per hour, the all-terrain vehicle can accelerate in 5.8 seconds.

In addition, BMW has included the eight-speed automatic transmission Steptronic in the standard equipment of a number of models: hatchbacks 1 series, sedans, wagons and hatchbacks of the third series, and 5-Series and 4-Series.

The hatchback BMW 1-Series will be offered in the Edition Metropolitan version, which will feature extended basic equipment. Such cars will be equipped with parking radar, navigation system, rear view camera, parking assistant, and also the function of recognition of traffic signs. Executions Edition Metropolitan it will be possible to choose for any variant of a hatchback, except for M140i.