German carmaker BMW has launched the new X3 xDrive20d Luxury Edition variant in India at Rs 65.50 lakh (introductory, ex-showroom). The carmaker had earlier launched the Petrol version of the X3 with the xDrive30i SportX Plus and X3 xDrive30i M Sport to the country in January 2022. Now, the X3 lineup offers a choice of three different trims with petrol and diesel powertrain options. The Diesel X3 xDrive20d comes powered with a 1,995cc, four-cylinder, twin-turbo diesel engine mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission. This engine produces 188bhp and 400Nm of torque. This engine also has a 48-volt mild hybrid system assisting it.
The X3 facelift features restyled exterior elements. There are newly designed headlights and taillights, reshaped radiator grille, redesigned bumpers and new 19-inch alloy wheels. In addition, the SUV gets adaptive LED headlights, roof rails and window trim with aluminium finish, anti-dazzle function for side-view mirrors and a panoramic sunroof.
On the interiors front the X3 is available in Canberra Beige with Black and Cognac tones. Moreover, BMW also offers Sensatec synthetic leather upholstery, three-zone climate control, six colours of ambient lighting, a 12.3-inch fully-digital driver display, a 12.3-inch infotainment touchscreen with BMW Live Cockpit Professional and a Harman Kardon sound system.
BMW Service Inclusive and BMW Service Inclusive Plus are optionally available with the BMW X3. These service packages cover Condition Based Service (CBS) and maintenance work with a choice of plans from 3 yrs/40,000 kms to 10 yrs/2,00,000 kms and start at an attractive pricing of Rs 1.53 per km. The BMW X3 also comes with optional BMW Repair Inclusive that extends warranty benefits from third year of operation to maximum sixth year, after the completion of the standard two-year warranty period. Together, these packages provide complete peace of mind and freedom to enjoy unlimited driving pleasure.