After a major redesign for the 2018 year model, the 2019 BMW X3 is not going to suffer huge changes. At least it appears like from today’s viewpoint. Its features and styling are at top level. Likewise, glamorous styling does not need more updates. However, this model might get a hybrid version. Also, huge changes on the 2018 year model could show that we are getting closer to a new generation of the BMW X3. Well, it is not happening prior to 2020. The third generation will most likely wait on another model to come from production in 2019. Among the things that stay the same are rivals. A compact crossover will deal with Audi Q5 and Mercedes-Benz GLC in the battle for more purchasers.
2019 BMW X3 Hybrid
Rumors and information are split between discussing future of hybrid X3. For a while, we can hear gossips about the plug-in variation. However, these are constantly not likely and doubtful. Now, when all fans anticipate to see 2019 BMW X3 in a hybrid variant, there is another possibility. An all-electric model could spoil the appearance of plug-in X3 and take the program. For a hybrid, BMW prepares to pair a xDrive30e engine with an electric motor. The more powerful variation would be if batteries are mated to a xDrive40e. Because case, the crossover is going to be able to produce around 330 hp.
2019 BMW X3 Specs
By the time we hear official details about hybrid and electrical SUV, the 2019 BMW X3 will get a basic petrol unit. For the base model, it is 2.0-l 4-cylinder engine or xDrive30i. It sends power through the 8-speed transmission to all wheels. The AWD is available with another drivetrain. Nevertheless, the M40i model can produce more power thanks to a 3.0-l V-6 turbo engine.
2019 BMW X3 Release Date
With a new model still fresh on the marketplace, German carmaker will have a long time to think about additional upgrades on its compact crossover. So, chiefs are not going to hurry with a launch date of 2019 BMW X3. It is probable that we won’t see its debut in 2018. However, even if that occurs, it can be really late. We believe it is most likely to happen in 2019 at some huge car program in Europe.