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2020 BMW X3
M40i AWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The BMW X3 is a compact 5-seat crossover that competes with the Audi Q5, Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class and Jaguar F-Pace. It was last redesigned in 2018. It carries over for 2020. The X3 ...

2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
Christian Wardlaw Preview:

BMW’s midsize sedan, the 5 Series, gets several changes for 2020. Standard equipment now includes keyless entry and engine start, digital instrumentation, and a next-generation infotai...

Specs

2020 BMW X3
M40i AWD
2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City -- --
Fuel Economy, Highway -- --
Fuel Tank Volume 17.2 gal 12.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
355 hp @ 5,500 RPM
248 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
369 lb-ft @ 1,520 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.23 in x 3.72 in
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 40.3 in 41.4 in
Back Legroom 36.4 in 36.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 28.7 cu ft 10 cu ft
Maximum Payload 959 lbs --
Exterior
Length 186.1 in 194.6 in
Width 84.2 in 83.7 in
Height 66 in 58.4 in
Wheelbase 112.8 in 117.1 in

Available Options

2020 BMW X3
M40i AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Sunstone Metallic

Option Packages

  • Heated Front Seats
  • Adaptive M Suspension
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Driving Assistance Plus Package
  • Executive Package
  • Harman/Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Live Cockpit Pro W/Navigation
  • M Sport Differential
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Wireless Charging
  • Black W/Contrast STICHING, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Oyster W/Contrast Stitch, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Black W/Blue Stitching, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac W/Contrast Stitch, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha W/Contrast Stitch, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Trailer Hitch
  • Wheels: 20" X 8.0" FR/20" X 9.5" RR (Style 699M)
  • Wheels: 21" X 8.5" FR/21" X 9.5" RR (Style 718M)
2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD

Exterior Colors

  • ALMANDIN Brown II Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Azurite Black II Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Bluestone Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Champagne Quartz II Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Imperial Blue Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mediterranean Blue Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Rhodonite Silver Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • Power Rear Sunshade
  • Rear-Seat Entertainment Professional
  • Ceramic Controls
  • Leather Dashboard
  • Plum Brown Wood Trim
  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Plus Package
  • Executive Package
  • Harman/Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Individual Piano Black Finish Trim
  • Lighting Package
  • Luxury Package
  • Luxury Seating Package
  • M Sport Package
  • Night Vision W/Pedestrian Detection
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Caramel/Black, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-Contour Seats
  • Night Blue, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Smoke White/Black, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • TARTUFO, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Dynamic Handling Package
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" FR & 19" X 9" RR V-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" V-Spoke (Style 635)

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