New 2018 BMW X3 Series Redesign, Specs, Release Date

Friday, May 5th 2017. | BMW


For everyday life, the BMW X3 has always been a popular option. It gives you everything starting from luxury, efficiency, dynamics and versatility. The new 2018 BMW X3 will come as the refreshed model with subtle styling upgrades and new four-cylinder diesel. If you are expecting a full redesign, you have to wait in 2018 model.

2018 BMW X3 Series Redesign
2018 BMW X3
Exterior

The spy shots tell that it will be more refined with the same kidney grille as before, but a bit larger. The headlights are also similar but it has a little different around the lens. It comes with the backward C design. The running light LED placed from the outside corner that is under the bulb. BMW also carries over the round fog lights, but with slight redesign. Down, below the air dame it has the same overall shape but it has horizontal louvers from one side to other. It also has shorter corner vents with the same shape. It sounds interesting that it has body-colored insert for its top. Around the sides of 2018 BMW X3, it has straight design from the fender back. It has more defined with sharper look compared to the previous model. The center of the doors is sharper. Some minor may be added at the rear especially the fascia.

2018 BMW X3 Interior

The mule comes with different steering wheel with longer bottom spoke. The steering wheel also has silver button and silver insert over the bottom spoke. There is also recessed instrument cluster and it is believed to be a digital instrument cluster with digital speed on its left and digital tachometer on its right. It seems the new 2018 BMW X3 has the same center console as the previous model but the more refined shifter handle and chrome overlay will be presented. The control panel is redesigned to control the HVAC and infotainment system. In short, some improvements are added but the main highlight will be the instrument cluster and the infotainment system display.

2018 BMW X3 Engine

Engine sensible, there will be gasoline and diesel engines and it depends on the market. It sounds that they will provide plug-in hybrid. It will be built on CLAR platform that is also used by 3 Series and other bigger BMW cars. It is better if the 2018 BMW X3 will keep the current 2.0 liter turbocharged four-banger to make 240 hp and turbocharged 3.0 liter for 300 hp. It is also has turbocharged four-cylinder diesel for 180 hp.

2018 BMW X3 Release Date and Price

2018 BMW X3 is expected to come soon that can be in the middle of 2017 because the test mule has been spotted. The price can be about $40,000 for the base and more than $48,000 for the top model.