2020 BMW X3M Review


If you’re looking for an SUV that offers an exciting drive and extra space for your family and friends, the BMW X3M might be just what you need. It also has the comfort and premium amenities you need for your everyday drives in the Manhattan, Bronx, and Queens areas.

Our team here at BMW of Manhattan wants to help you learn more about this SUV, which is why we’ve put together this 2020 BMW X3M review.

Exhilarating Drive

BMW X3M Engine SpecsThe standard 3.0L M TwinPower Turbo engine of the 2020 BMW X3M cranks out 473 horsepower and 442 lb-ft of torque. It’s coupled with an 8-speed STEPTRONIC Automatic transmission with Sport and Manual shift modes. Plus, the steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters are there if you want a more in-tune driving experience.

The standard M Sport exhaust system reduces backpressure, which enhances performance and amplifies the engine sound. Plus, the available black chrome exhaust tips add a subtle intensity to this SUV.

Whether you’re taking on a tight curve or a slippery road, the standard M-tuned xDrive all-wheel-drive system will give you the extra grip and improved handling that you need. Plus, you can upgrade to the 4WD Sport to further increase your command.

Stepping Inside

You’ll be welcomed into the 2020 BMW X3M by the 14-way power front M sport seats. They’ll give you the personalized support you need. Plus, the Automatic Climate Control system includes independent temperature control for the left and the right. It can even recall your individual settings.

You’ll be able to stay on track with the BMW X3M. Its standard BMW Navigation system is set in a 10.25-inch high-resolution screen and features a detailed street view, dynamic route planning, and route adaptation. It also has real-time traffic updates that’ll help you get there on time.

Finally, if you’re loading up cargo for a weekend camping trip, the storage compartment package offers several unique storage solutions. This package includes two cargo rails with four fastening points, a multi-purpose hook, and a tensioning strap. This SUV also has a max payload of 840 pounds.

Advanced Safety Features

BMW X3M Safety OptionsThe 2020 BMW X3M is equipped with a wide array of safety and driver-assistive features that’ll help keep you and your loved ones safe out on the road. It starts with the Active Protection System, which can automatically pretension safety belts, close windows, and activate post-crash braking when it detects an imminent collision.

The Active Guard system is also a standard feature on the BMW X3M, and its technologies include:

  • Pedestrian Warning and Braking
  • Frontal Collision Warning
  • City Collision Mitigation with braking
  • Speed Limit Information

In addition to these confidence-inspiring features, you’ll also get added peace of mind with the Active Driving Assistant. It comes with Lane Departure Warning, Blind Spot Detection, and Rear Collision Preparation. There’s also Rear Cross-Traffic Alert for when you’re backing out of tight spots.

Come Experience the BMW X3M Today!

If you think the 2020 BMW X3M is the right SUV for you, come check it out here at BMW of Manhattan. Take it to the streets near Manhattan, the Bronx, and Queens to see if it has what you need for your everyday drives.

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