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PIMS 2014 Preview: Third-gen BMW X3 to make PH debut

PIMS 2014 Preview: Third-gen BMW X3 to make PH debut image

Text: / Photos: BMW | posted September 02, 2014 17:04

Delivers 193 PS

Philippine BMW distributor Asian Carmakers Corporation will debut the third generation BMW X3 at the 2014 Philippine International Motor Show (PIMS) happening on September 18 to 21.

The 2015 BMW X3 Sports Activity Vehicle is designed with sporty dynamics, premium ambience and robust agility which has been the core elements of the previous models. BMW says the 2015 X3 has a restyled exterior and interior that further adds depth to the vehicle's praticality.

The rear of the 2015 BMW X3

The exterior of the 2015 BMW X3 is equipped with twin-circular headlights (LED headlights are optional) and a redesigned front bumper that is fitted with fog lamps. The vehicle comes with the brand's signature kidney grill and the side mirriors are integrated with turn signal indicators. The 2015 BMW X3 also has a new rear bumper.

The interior of the 2015 BMW X3

Inside, the center console of the vehicle is infused with automatic climate control system finished in black. The interior also features a wood trim with chrome accents. The 2015 BMW X3 also has the standard sport leather steering wheel, cup holders and extendable sunshades.

Under the hood is an all-aluminum, 2.0-liter diesel engine 193 PS with up to 400 Nm of torque. It has an acceleration rate of 0-100 km/h in 8.1 seconds.