BMW X3 0-60 times

Out of all performance specs, nothing but BMW X3 0-60 times can better speak about the vehicle's temper. While horsepower and torque blow smoke in the eyes, X3 zero to sixty specs and average time to run a quarter mile are pretty straightforward metrics allowing to compare against its competitors.

Very often there is no chance of doing X3 0-to-60 test personally and making conclusions from the experience of the other drivers is the last thing you want.

Conducting a trustworthy test drive requires following a strict methodology that is intended to eliminate the inconsistent circumstances like weather, tires, surface, engine temperature. It is always better to leave it for professionals.


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2021 BMW X3 0-60 times, all trims

Trim0-60 times, 1/4 mile
sDrive30i 4dr 4x2 Sports Activity Vehicle
248 Hp, 258 Lb-Ft., 3931 Weight, 25 City / 29 Hwy mpg
3.6 sec, 14.8 @ 0
xDrive30i 4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle
248 Hp, 258 Lb-Ft., 4041 Weight, 23 City / 29 Hwy mpg
3.6 sec, 14.8 @ 0
M40i 4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle
382 Hp, 365 Lb-Ft., 4317 Weight, 21 City / 27 Hwy mpg
3.6 sec, 14.8 @ 0

2020 BMW X3 0-60 times, all trims

Trim0-60 times, 1/4 mile
xDrive30i 4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle
248 Hp, 258 Lb-Ft., 4156 Weight, 24 City / 29 Hwy mpg
4.1 sec, 14.8 @ 0
sDrive30i 4dr 4x2 Sports Activity Vehicle
248 Hp, 258 Lb-Ft., 4034 Weight, 25 City / 29 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 15.1 @ 0
M40i 4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle
382 Hp, 369 Lb-Ft., 4277 Weight, 21 City / 27 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.8 @ 0

2019 BMW X3 0-60 times, all trims

Trim0-60 times, 1/4 mile
sDrive30i 4dr 4x2 Sports Activity Vehicle
248 Hp, 258 Lb-Ft., 4034 Weight, 23 City / 30 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.8 @ 0
xDrive30i 4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle
248 Hp, 258 Lb-Ft., 4156 Weight, 22 City / 29 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.8 @ 0
M40i 4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle
355 Hp, 369 Lb-Ft., 4277 Weight, 20 City / 27 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.8 @ 0

2018 BMW X3 0-60 times, all trims

Trim0-60 times, 1/4 mile
xDrive30i 4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle
248 Hp, 258 Lb-Ft., 4156 Weight, 22 City / 29 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.8 @ 0
M40i 4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle
355 Hp, 369 Lb-Ft., 4277 Weight, 20 City / 27 Hwy mpg
6 sec, 14.8 @ 0

Car And Driver Results

Zero to 60 mph 6.2 sec
Zero to 100 mph 17.2 sec
Rolling start, 5-60 mph 7.5 sec
Top gear, 30-50 mph 3.9 sec
Top gear, 50-70 mph 4.8 sec
Standing ¼-mile 14.9 sec @ 94 mph
Braking, 70-0 mph 175 ft
Roadholding, 300-ft-dia skidpad 0.86 g
Source: С&D

2017 BMW X3 0-60 times, all trims

Trim0-60 times, 1/4 mile
xDrive35i 4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle
300 Hp, 300 Lb-Ft., 4230 Weight, 19 City / 26 Hwy mpg
5.3 sec, 13.8 @ 85
sDrive28i 4dr 4x2 Sports Activity Vehicle
240 Hp, 258 Lb-Ft., 4030 Weight, 21 City / 28 Hwy mpg
6.2 sec, 14.8 @ 80
xDrive28i 4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle
240 Hp, 258 Lb-Ft., 4150 Weight, 21 City / 28 Hwy mpg
6.2 sec, 14.8 @ 80
xDrive28d 4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle
180 Hp, 280 Lb-Ft., 4230 Weight, N/A mpg
7.8 sec, 16.2 @ 75


BMW X3 0-60 mph acceleration across years

Year of a Model0-60 times1/4 mile times
2021

3.6 sec

14.8 @ 0 mph
2020

4.1 - 6 sec

14.8 @ 0 - 15.1 @ 0 mph
2019

6 sec

14.8 @ 0 mph
2018

6 sec

14.8 @ 0 mph
2017

5.3 - 7.8 sec

13.8 @ 85 - 16.2 @ 75 mph
2016

5.3 - 7.8 sec

13.8 @ 85 - 16.2 @ 76 mph
2015

5.3 - 7.8 sec

13.8 @ 82 - 16.2 @ 76 mph
2014

5.3 - 6.2 sec

13.8 @ 82 - 14.8 @ 79 mph
2013

5.3 - 6.2 sec

13.8 @ 82 - 14.8 @ 79 mph
2012

5.3 - 6.2 sec

13.8 @ 84 - 14.8 @ 82 mph
2011

5.3 - 6.2 sec

13.8 @ 84 - 14.8 @ 82 mph
2010

6.8 sec

15.3 @ 88 mph
2009

6.9 sec

15.5 @ 88 mph
2008

6.9 sec

15.5 @ 88 mph
2007

6.9 sec

15.5 @ 88 mph
2006

8.3 sec

16.1 @ 85 mph
2005

8.3 - 9.8 sec

16.1 @ 85 - 17.1 @ 80 mph
2004

8.3 - 9.8 sec

16.1 @ 85 - 17.1 @ 80 mph

The 2021 BMW X3 is a luxurious, well-rounded SUV. The X3 delivers, regardless of whether you like practicality, stability, convenience, technology, or efficiency. It is a pillar of the BMW lineup and allows you more space than the X1 and X2 while holding the price fair compared to the larger X5. For 2021, X3 receives additional basic functionality, including some specialized monitoring systems and mobile connectivity for Android Auto. Such additions cause a will to have X3. See our professional ranking on the 2021 X3 for more information.

X3 xDrive30i has been tested. The eight-speed transmission holds the four-cylinder engine intelligently across the town in the core of its power supply. For most people, we should reach the great result of six-second 0-60 mph. The brakes are robust for panic stops and are simple to control.

The X3 offers composed and fun handling, mostly connected to BMW, around turns. Unfortunately, the steering is often typical of a current BMW. It is very simple to turn the wheel in the Comfort setup, which renders it a little imprecise. The Sport mode offers additional intensity and pace, but the wheel's feeling is not very good.

The 2021 BMW X3 is available in four trim editions that are based principally on motor options. The sDrive30i and xDrive30i are equipped with a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder (248 horsepower, 258 lb-ft of torque), while the M40i contains a 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine (382 hp, 365 lb-ft of torque). Eight-speed automatic drive powers the rear wheels of the sDrive30i, and the xDrive30i and M40i have full-wheel drive.

The sDrive30i and xDrive30i offer the same options such as power-folding mirrors with heating, mirrors with auto-dimming, front and rear Parktronic (warn of invisible obstacles behind or in front of the car when you park), power liftgate. It also suggests automatic climate control with three zones, artificial leather upholstery, remote monitoring and control through a smartphone, wireless access to Apple CarPlay, 10.25-inch central touchscreen, navigation setup, and Wi-Fi hotspot, audio system with twelve speakers.

The safety features include a blind-spot display (warns of the vehicle in the next lane over, is in your blind spot), frontal collision mitigation (alerts of a close collision and uses the brakes in certain situations), and lane departure alert (warn if your car starts to drift out of the lane).

The M40i, the more powerful of the BMW X3, comes with exclusive interior and exterior design elements, adaptive headlights, tires of high productivity, sport suspension, advanced brakes, entry without a key, panoramic sunroof, electronic gauge cluster monitor, integrated system of navigation, access to Android Auto.

The next options of the M40i can be added to 30i as additional – adaptive cruise control, automated parking system, a camera with surround view, leather upholstery, steering wheel, front and rear seats with heating, front seats with ventilation, head-up monitor, a trailer hitch, shades for rear side-window, excellent Harman Kardon audio system, charging pad without wire.

For the majority of drivers, the X3 sDrive30i standard is very strong. Changing to the full-wheel drive xDrive30i may be a worthwhile expense for citizens in colder climes. The strong M40i could be regarded by the rare SUV shopper who wants overabundantly performance.

 



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