The BMW X3 is a great choice to make if you need something that is larger than a car but smaller than a full-sized pickup truck or SUV. An X3 is also much more energy efficient than the larger vehicles on the road today. The BMW is known as a very dependable and reliable car that is built to last. The interior design of the X3 is very spacious, which you immediately notice when you open the door and sit down. You have much more leg room, shoulder room, and head room, which makes this a very comfortable car for you and your passenger whether they sit in the front or the backseat of the vehicle. The dashboard of the BMW X3 has been very strategically designed to make driving easier for you. The engineers at BMW have taken their time to design the dashboard in a way where everything is very easily accessible to you so you can keep focused on the road ahead of you.
For the exterior of the BMW X3 there are 11 different colors to choose from, including mineral silver metallic, sparking bronze metallic, carbon black metallic, alpine white, black sapphire metallic, and more. You should not have a problem finding a color that goes well with you. The X3 is a luxury crossover SUV, and has been well received in the public as one of the most popular SUVs today.
Standard equipment in every 2014 BMW X3 is Bluetooth, iDrive infotainment system, 12-speaker stereo, USB port, and HD radio. Some optional features include navigation system, backup camera, 16 speaker stereo, satellite radio, lane departure warning, rear parking sensors, and a head up departure warning. Whether you are buying a brand new BMW X3 or a used one, you will more than likely be very pleased with your choice. There are many used BMW X3s on the market right now that you can choose from. If you are interested in buying used, carfax.com can help you with your search to make sure you find the perfect X3 for you and your family.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gives the BMW X3 a rating of good, and in 2008 and 2011 chose the X3 as their top safety pick. The safety features of this vehicle include, front and rear head curtain airbags, front door-mounted torso airbags, rear door-mounted torso airbags, rollover sensor, and designed so that the side curtain airbags will be deployed if it is sensed the vehicle will roll over. Other safety features included are electronic stability control, roll stability control, anti-lock brakes, and programmable daytime running lights.
NOTEWORTHY ABOUT THE BMW X3
- The 2008 BMW X3 received the Vehicle Satisfaction Award by Auto Pacific.
- The X3 features the Heads-Up Display, which is the current navigation and speed is placed directly in front of the driver's field of vision, so you never have to take your eyes off of the road.
- The X3 features the High-Beam Assistant, which automatically changes the headlights from a high beam to a low beam when it detects there is adequate lighting or oncoming traffic.
- The driver assistant Speed Limit helps the driver of the BMW X3 to always know the current speed limit. The Speed Limit uses a camera to monitor the speed limit signs and displays them on an overhead display.