2017 BMW X3 M Sport Review, Price, Release Date

The car manufacturing company, which is synonymous with luxury and comfort, has decided to revamp the 2017 BMW X3 M Sport and release it into the market entirely.

The X3 was first introduced by BMW in the year 2003 and marketed as the company’s first SUV. For years to come, the X3 was a fan favorite and ruled the charts. In 2010 the X3 got its first makeover where it dropped its front fascia for a front that resembled that of the X5. Now, the X3 has gotten yet another makeover, which this article will cover in detail.

2017 BMW X3 M Sport front

Exterior:

There has been a considerable change in the 2017 BMW X3 M Sport model. Firstly, the Sparkling Brown Metallic is replaced by the Chestnut Bronze Metallic color. Secondly, the spoke style is also different. Initially, the luxury vehicle sported a double spoke style, but the coming models will be equipped with a star spoke design. All three variants of the 2017 X3 will come with standard 18-inche alloy wheels. However, the option of getting 19-inch alloy wheels or even 20-inch on gas models is available.

Dimensions:

Wheelbase110.6 inches
Length183.8 inches
Width74.1 inches
Height66.1 inches
Curb Weight4221 lb.

2017 BMW X3 M Sport rear
Interior:

On the whole, there have not been massive improvements in the inner cabin; however, the M Sport will host a myriad of additional features. Firstly, the steering wheel and the seats will be covered using premium quality Merino leather. Secondly, the dashboard is also adorned with Nappa leather and will be equipped with cluster instruments designed specifically to accommodate the driver’s lower visual field. Furthermore, the X3 M Sport will come with the standard safety features like automatic braking, rearview camera, automatic climate control, and Park Distance rearview camera.

In addition to all these amenities, the luxury crossover will also sport a top notch surround sound system.

2017 BMW X3 M Sport – Engine Specs:

The X3 will be available in three different models. The first one is furnished with a 2.0-liter engine with four cylinders. The second one comes equipped with a 3.0-liter with inline-six gasoline units. The third one is a 3.0-liter diesel. The X3 is capable of accelerating to a speed of 60 miles per hour from zero in a mere 5.3 seconds. The top speed is 127 miles per hour. As far as fuel economy is concerned, the company has yet to release any official data. Nonetheless, test runs conducted by numerous websites have given the following figures for fuel economy. The value for the city is 19 miles per gallon, and 26 miles per gallon if you are driving on the highway.

2017 BMW X3 M Sport side

2017 BMW X3 M Sport – Price and Release Date:

The 2017 BMW X3 M Sport is certainly not cheap. The base price is $46,025, and $54,325 with all added features. Many pundits and insiders contemplate that the vehicle will be available to purchase sometime in either late 2016 or early 2017.

All in all, the 2017 BMW X3 M Sport looks promising enough despite some minor shortcomings. Anyone considering buying a new car should consider this if they want a unique blend of the luxury of a crossover and the sophistication of a sedan.

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