New engine for BMW X3
BMW has outfitted its BMW X3 Sports utility vehicle using its new ‘TwinPower’ turbocharged 2.-litre gas engine. The 242bhp four-cylinder unit is going to be obtainable in the X3 xDrive28i from spring 2012.
The engine, that also features within the 3-series and Z4, produces 258lb foot of torque between 1250-4800rpm. It will help propel the X3 xDrive28i from -62mph in 6.7sec.
BMW has additionally launched a revised M Sport package because of its bigger BMW X5 Sports utility vehicle. The M Sport package can be obtained on all engine options featuring 20in alloys, an exterior bodykit, xenon adaptive cornering headlights along with a new M Sport suspension set-up.
Inside, M Sport-outfitted X5s obtain a leather-clad M Sport controls with shift paddles, individual anthracite roof lining, individual interior trim strips, M emblem doorsills, stainless pedals as well as an M foot rest for that driver. The M Sport edition includes electrically adjustable sports seats.