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THE BMW X3 M MODELS.

AT OUR CENTRES IN BOURNEMOUTH, GRIMSBY, HAMPSHIRE AND SALISBURY

With heart-thumping BMW M power and the off-road capabilities of an X model, the new BMW X3 M Competition can find thrills in every turn. Featuring a newly developed six-cylinder engine with 3D printed parts, it brings racetrack performance to everyday life. Whether it’s in the city or further afield, discover a ride that is all new, all M, and ready to go almost anywhere. The BMW X3 M Competition, BMW X3 M40i and the BMW X3 M40d have each evolved to reimagine BMW’s sporty M character, while at the same time pushing the boundaries and expectations of the X range. The perfectly measured balance of dynamics, comfort and efficiency ensures that the high-performance TwinPower Turbo engines and M-specific elements still come with a high level of everyday practicability.




COMPARE THE BMW X3 M MODELS

The most important performance facts at a glance: power train, suspension and engine output.

The Splendid BMW X3 Competition, Shown in Individual Tanzanite Blue II Metallic
The Swish BMW X3 Competition, Vehicle Shown in Malachite Green
The Attractive BMW X3 M40d, Vehicle Appearing in Phytonic Blue Metallic

BMW X3 Competition

  • Maximum driving dynamics and exclusiveness.
  • High performance BMW M Twinpower Turbo inline 6-cylinder petrol engine
  • M xDrive with Active M differential and 8-speed M Steptronic transmission with Drivelogic
  • Exclusive M Competition design elements in black high-gloss
  • 510hp, 650 Nm, 0-62mph in 3.8 seconds.

BMW X3 M40i

  • Exceptionally balanced performance and everyday suitability. 
  • BMW M Twinpower Turbo inline 6-cylinder petrol engine 
  • Intelligent all-wheel drive BMW xDrive
  • 8-speed Steptronic transmission
  • 360hp, 500 Nm, 0-62mph in 4.9 seconds. 

BMW X3 M40d

  • Power and efficiency with no sacrifices.
  • BMW M Twinpower Turbo inline 6-cylinder diesel engine
  • Intelligent all-wheel drive BMW xDrive
  • 8-speed Steptronic transmission
  • 340hp, 700 Nm, 0-62mph in 4.9 seconds.



BMW X3 M COMPETITION

Powerful performance meets daring design.

The BMW X3 M Competition sits at the top of the impressive range of new BMW X3 M models. Its BMW M TwinPower Turbo inline 6-cylinder petrol engine offers 510 hp, 650 Nm of torque, and goes from 0 to 62mph in just 3.8 seconds. With its muscular proportions, the BMW X3 M Competition is a statement of athletic presence. Accentuating its motorsport genes are specific M Competition design elements in high-gloss black and mirror caps in carbon. Inside, M features combine with luxurious details to create a sporty and exclusive atmosphere.

The Sumptuous Stance of the BMW X3 M Competition
The Luxurious Interior of the BMW X3 M Competition, Featuring Quilted M Sport Seats
The Splendid BMW X3 M Competition, Vehicle in Motion, Emphasis on the New, Imposing Kidney Grille


DYNAMICS


BMW’s M Performance Engine, Featuring Within the BMW X3 M Competition
Image Showing the Drivetrain of the BMW X3 M Competition, Featuring M Specific Suspension
The Aggressive Rear-End of the BMW X3 M Competition, Vehicle Featuring M XDrive
BMW’s M Performance Engine, Featuring an M Carbon Precision Strut

High-performance engine.

The M Twinpower Turbo inline 6 cyclinder petrol engine combines superior power with the unmistakable M sound. Two mono-scrool turbochargers, direct High-Precision Injection, fully variable valve control and variable camshaft control ensure outstanding performance every time. 

M specific suspension.

​Find your perfect driving experience with M specific adaptive suspension. Comfort drive mode smooths out uneven road surfaces, sport mode is perfect for country roads, and sport + guarantees a particularly precise ride experience on even racetracks. 

M xDrive.

​BMW M xDrive with Active M differential offers. The M specific technology combines the typical agaility of a rear-wheel drive with the control of an all-wheel drive. Plus you can choose between 4WD and 4WD Sport. 

M Carbon precision strut.

By increasing frontend rigidity, the M Carbon front end strut brace helps deliver enhanced steering precision and accuracy. The premium quality carbon fibre reinforced plastic compound is extremely lightweight and creates a genuine motor sport atmosphere.

An Image Showing the M Steptronic Transmisison, Optionally, Featuring Within the BMW X3 M Competition
An Image Showing the New M Servotronic With Electro Power Steering (EPS), Featuring Within the BMW X3 M Competition
The ​M Compound Brakes, ​Available With Blue Metallic Brake Callipers With the M Designation
An Image Showing the Fantastic M Sport Exhaust System, Featuring Within the BMW X3 M Competition

M Steptronic transmisison.

The 8-speed M Steptronic transmisison with Drivelogic offers numerous shifiting options: extremely dynamic or particularly comfortable and smooth. You an shift using the gear lever or the gearshift paddles, and adjust the shifiting speed of the automatic transmission using Drivelogic.

M Servotronic.

By adjusting to suit the current driving conditions, M servotronic delivers the right steering power for all conditions. The system is specifically calibrated for the M line and offers three different settings that can be selected via the M setup. 

​M Compound brakes.

​Available with blue metallic brake callipers with the M designation, the M Compound brakes achieve outstanding deceleration performance, as well as being highly durable. They also weight less which has a positive impact on agility, dynamics and acceleration. 

M Sport exhaust system.

The M Sport exhaust system delivers a dynamic sound that can be modified via the integrated exhaust valve mechanism. The sport and sport + programmes produces a more intense engine sound, while the comfort-orientated programme prioritises more discreet engine acoustics.



DESIGN

The Aggressive Front-End of the BMW X3 M Competition, Emphasis on the Distinctive M Kidney Grille, With Optional BMW Individual High-Gloss Shadow Line Exterior Trim
The Front/Side View of the BMW X3 M Competition, With Optional 21” Bicolour Jet Black V-Spoke Style 765 M Light Alloy Wheels
Image Showing the Multi-Adjustable M Sport Quilted Bucket Seats Within the BMW X3 M Competition
The Broad Stance of the BMW X3 M Competition, Rear-End View, Phytonic Blue Metallic in Colour

Front design.

The distinctive M kidney grille with double slats in black high-gloss featuring the model logo is nothing short of charismatic. Especially narrow-sculpted Adaptive LED headlights (optional BMW Laserlight) and trapezoidal air inlets with integrated air curtains create a truly confident look.

Premium M wheels.

The eye-catching 21" Bicolour Jet Black V-spoke style 765 M light alloy wheels give the side profile an extra layer of sophistication.

M Sport seats.

The multi-adjustable M Sport seats with bucket seat character can be individually adjusted, and also feature an illuminated M logo.

Rear design.

With its broad stance, sculptured full LED rear lights and vertical reflectors arranged beneath, the rear of the BMW X3 M Competition looks modern and distinguished, Add to this the M sport exhaust system with the two striking twin tailpipes for some serious M attitude.

Image Showing Interior of the BMW X3 M Competition, Focussing on the M Leather Steering Wheel
Image Showing the Beautiful M Carbon Mirror Caps of the BMW X3 M Competition
Image Showing the Beautiful Carbon Fibre Interior Trim, Featured on the BMW X3 M Competition
Image Showing the M High-Gloss Shadow Line, Featured on the BMW X3 M Competition, Vehicle Shown in Phytonic Blue Metallic

M leather steering wheel.

With shift paddles and contoured thumb rests, the M leather steering wheel offers a sublime steering experience, while the red MI/M2 buttons provide access to preset M Drive configurations.

M Carbon mirror caps.

The M Carbon mirror caps with M typical double-bridged design emphasise the powerful, sporty design of the vehicle.

Carbon Fibre Interior trim.

The ambience is taken up a level by the M Carbon Fibre interior trim, which feature on the instrument panel and door.

M high-gloss Shadow line.

The M high-gloss Shadow Line is featured on numerous exterior details including the side frame trim strips, window recess finishers, mirror caps, and much more. 



TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT THE BMW X3 M COMPETITION

See the beautiful details that make the exterior and interior so impressive.

Image Showing a Woman Walking Towards Her BMW X3 M Competition, Vehicle Shown in Phytonic Blue Metallic, Emerging From a Dust Cloud
Elegantly Dressed Woman Behind Her BMW X3 M Competition, Vehicle Shown in Phytonic Blue Metallic, and Featuring 21” Bicolour Double-Spoke Style 718 M Light Alloy Wheels With Run-Flat Tyres
The Interior of the Sublime BMW X3 M Competition, Featuring BMW Live Cockpit Plus With Navigation
A Woman Opening the Vehicle Door of Her Luxurious BMW X3 M Competition, Vehicle Shown in Phytonic Blue Metallic

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INTRODUCING THE NEW BMW X3 M40i AND M40d

Discover an evolution of driving dynamics and design elements.

The spirit of adventure enters a new era of comfort and efficiency. Exclusive features, such as the M Aerodynamics package and a host of impressive technology highlights, make the BMW X3 M40i and BMW X3 M40d both undoubtedly sporty and thrilling at the same time.

DRIVING DYNAMICS

BMW’s M TwinPower Turbo Engine, Featuring Within the BMW X3
The BMW X3 M40i and BMW X3 M40d, Vehicle in Motion, Shown in Malachite Green
The BMW X3 M40i and BMW X3 M40d, Optionally Featuring Steptronic Sport Transmission

BMW M TwinPower Turbo.

Going from 0 to 62mph in just 4.8 seconds, the BMW X3 MA(iis powered by a three-litre inline 6-cylinder petrol engine with BMW M TwinPower Turbo technology. It has an output of 354hp and a maximum torque of 500 Nm. The BMW X3 M40d comes with a 6-cylinder diesel engine with an output of 326hp, a maximum torque of 700 Nm, and achieves 62mph in just 4.9 seconds.

M Sport suspension.

Known for delivering a more dynamic suspension with tighter damper settings, the M Sport suspension also offers a more direct suspension design, which enables a distinctly sporty driving style.

Steptronic Sport Transmission.

The 8-speed Steptronic Sport transmission offers incredibly sporty gear changes, whether it’s automatic or using the selector lever or gearshift paddles. In SPORT mode and with the selector lever in the left-hand SIM position, the gear shifts are configured for the maximum performance

The BMW X3 M40i and BMW X3 M40d, Featuring Variable Sport Steering
The Rear-End of the BMW X3 M40i, Vehicle in Motion, Shown in Malachite Green
Image Showing the Alloy Wheels of the BMW X3 M40i and M40d, Shown With 21” Bicolour Double-Spoke Style 718 M Light Alloy Wheels With Run-Flat Tyres

Variable sport steering.

With Servotronic, the variable sport steering creates a direct and agile steering response and ensures smoother turning of the wheel. This helps improve handling when driving more dynamically and makes parking and turning even easier.

M sport differential.

With the M sport differential your driving benefits from optimised traction and enhanced driving stability while changing lanes or on different road surfaces.

M Sport brake.

The M Sport brake boasts single-piston floating calipers at the rear in Blue metallic (optionally in Red metallic) with the M logo. To ensure outstanding braking performance, they are internally ventilated and feature larger brake discs.



DESIGN

Image Showing the Front-View of the BMW X3 M40i, an Emphasis on the New ‘M’ Kidney Grille
The Stunning BMW X3 M40i and M40d, Image Showing the Featured BMW Individual Headlights - Shadow Line
The Opulent BMW X3 M40i, Image Showing the Attractive 21” Bicolour Jet Black Double-Spoke Style 718 M Light Alloy Wheels

Stand out design.

The BMW X3 M40i and BMW X3 M40d have been designed to reveal an athletic elegance. Creating this effect are M-specific design elements such as the M kidney grille with M logo and double slats in black high-gloss.

BMW Individual headlights Shadow Line.

The M Shadow Line gives the main headlights a sporty look with all chrome elements finished in black. The dark details perfectly complement the M high-gloss Shadow Line with extended features.

M light alloy wheels.

The attractive 21" Bicolour Jet Black Double-spoke style 718 M light alloy wheels, raise both the performance and style credentials.

The Staggering BMW X3 M40i and M40d, Image Showing the ‘M’ Aerodynamic Package, Vehicle Appearing in Malachite Green
Image Showing the Multi-Adjustable M Sport Quilted Bucket Seats Within the Staggering BMW X3 M40i and M40d
Image Showing Interior of the BMW X3 M40i and M40d, Focussing on the M Leather Steering Wheel

M Aerodynamic package.

Boasting the M-specific front apron, rear apron and side sills in body colour and a diffuser insert in Black high-gloss, the M Aerodynamic package conveys pure dynamism and sportiness.

Sport seats.

The adjustable and larger Sport seats for the driver and front passenger feature numerous manual adjustment options, including fore-and-aft position, and provide excellent ergonomics and lateral support.

M leather steering wheel.

Featuring a stunning three-spoke design with a cut-out at the 6 o'clock spoke, the M Leather steering wheel also comes with a steering wheel rim in leather 'Wolknappa’ Black with contrast stitching in M colours and contoured thumb rests, providing an athletic steering experience.



CHECK OUT THE BMW X3 M40i AND M40d

Discover the design highlights, found inside and out, that make this driving experience so special.

Image Showing Imposing Stance of the Breathtaking BMW X3 M40d, Vehicle Shown in Malachite Green, an Emphasis on the New Kidney Grille
A Woman Walking to Her Awe-Inspiring BMW X3 M40d, Vehicle Shown in Malachite Green, and With 21” Bicolour Double-Spoke Style 718 M Light Alloy Wheels With Run-Flat Tyres
The Delectable Interior of the BMW X3 M40i and M40d, Vehicle Shown With Cognac With Mocca Contrast Stitching Vernasca Leather
The Masculine Rear-End of the BMW X3 M40i and M40d, Vehicle Shown in Malachite Green and Featuring 21” Bicolour Double-Spoke Style 718 M Light Alloy Wheels With Run-Flat Tyres


CONNECT YOUR WORLDS

Unlock a new driving future with the BMW X3 M models, which are fully loaded with M specific instruments, operating concept, digital services and driver assistance systems.

The BMW X3 M models elevate the journey with innovative technologies and exclusive M-specific features. From intelligent driver assistance systems to chatting with your BMW using the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant, both drivers and passengers can enjoy a modern approach to taking adventures. What’s more, a host of connectivity features and digital services also provide you with a seamless link to your BMW and the world.

M SPECIFIC INSTRUMENTS & OPERATING SYSTEMS 

An Image of the ‘M’ Specific Instrument Cluster, Featured Within the BMW X3 M40i and M40d Vehicle Variants
Live Cockpit Professional Featured Within the BMW X3 M40i and M40d Vehicle Variants
The Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) System of the BMW X3 M40i and M40d Vehicle Variants

M specific instrument cluster.

The M specific instrument cluster* offers a particularly precise and focused display of driving data in the SPORT and TRACK modes. In this way, values such as boost pressure or tyre pressure and temperatures are always in view. The operation and configuration of this feature is carried out using the M MODE button on the control unit in the centre consol.

*Available for the BMW X3 M Competition.

BMW Live Cockpit Professional.

The BMW Live Cockpit Professional with navigation function includes two high-quality displays consisting of a high-resolution 12.3" Control Display that can be operated by touch and a fully digital 12.3" instrument display, The BMW Operating System 7 can also be operated via the iDrive Touch Controller.

M Setup.

Enjoy a more personal driving experience with M Setup*. It allows you to configure various driving dynamics parameters such as engine, transmission and steering characteristics, damper settings, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) control intensity or the power distribution of the M xDrive all-wheel-drive system. 

*Available for the BMW X3 M Competition.

The BMW Head-up Display With ‘M’ Specific Functions of the BMW X3 M40i and M40d Vehicle Variants
An Image of the Centre Console Control Panel, Featured Within the BMW X3 M40i and M40d Vehicle Variants
The Centre Console Control Panel, Inclusive of the Red Start/Stop Button, Featured Within the BMW X3 M40i and M40d Vehicle Variants

BMW Head-Up Display with M specific functions.

Optimise your driving with the full-colour BMW Head-Up Display* with M specific functions. It projects information relevant for the journey directly into your field of vision, Plus, you can switch to the M specific display, which includes a gear indicator, the rpm as a dynamic range curve with shift lights indicating the optimal moment to shift as well as navigation tips. 

*M specific functions are available for the BMW X3 Competition. 

Centre console control panel.

In the easy-to-reach centre console control panel, the M MODE* button below the Start/Stop button allows you to change the contents of the display. The SETUP* button offers even more choice for configuring the vehicle settings, with a menu for individual driving adjustments.

*M MODE and SETUP are available for the BMW X3 M Competition.

Red Start/Stop button.

The red Start/Stop button* allows the engine to be started without using the key once the vehicle has been unlocked. It can also be used to stop the engine. The vehicle key is recognised automatically, without having to insert it.

*The red Start/Stop button is available for the BMW X3 M Competition.

CONNECTIVITY & DIGITAL SERVICES 

The BMW X3 M40i and M40d Vehicle Variants, Featuring the BMW Digital Key
Keep the BMW X3 M40i and M40d Model Variants Updated via Remote Software Upgrades
Smartphone Integration on the BMW X3 M40i and M40d Model Variants

Digital Key.

No need to take the key with you as long as you have your iPhone with you. You can lock and unlock your BMW and even start it with the BMW Digital Key. You can also authorise up to five people with compatible iPhones* to use your BMW.

*The Digital Key is only compatible with selected iPhones including iPhone XR, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max or later, and Apple Watch Series 5 or later. BMW Digital Key will require iOS 13.6 and WatchOS 6.2.8. or later.

Remote Software Upgrade.

Keep your BMW up to date with Remote Software Upgrade. Simply download the upgrades via the My BMW App or via the SIM card installed in the vehicle and then install them. By doing it this way, other available functions in your BMW can also be activated.

Smartphone integration.

You can now enjoy your favourite smartphone features in your BMW. With wireless smartphone integration, your vehicle supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. This allows you to conveniently use familiar functions and various apps in the vehicle.

Wi-Fi Hotspot Available Within the BMW X3 M40i and M40d Model Variants
Image Showing the Connected Package Professional System, Available Within the BMW X3 M40i and M40d Model Variants
Image Showing the Enhanced Bluetooth With Wireless Charging System, Available Within the BMW X3 M40i and M40d Model Variants

Wi-Fi hotspot.

Whether it's video conference calls on your tablet or streaming the final episode on your smartphone, your BMW's Wi-Fi hotspot makes it possible. This convenient way to go online, with LTE speed (if available), using the SIM card installed in your vehicle empowers up to ten devices to surf the web.

Connected Package Professional.

Why order individual options when you can have everything? With the standard Connected Package Professional, you get the following services from BMW ConnectedDrive: Concierge Service, Remote Services, BMW Maps, smartphone integration incl. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

Enhanced Bluetooth with wireless charging.

Enhanced Bluetooth with wireless charging incorporates a wireless charging dock and a second microphone for a better hands-free voice quality for you and your front passenger. An additional aerial connection improves mobile reception. With this, two mobile phones and an audio player can be connected simultaneously via Bluetooth.

DRIVER ASSISTANCE SYSTEMS

The BMW X3 M40i and M40d Model Variants, Featuring Driving Assistant Professional Technology
Parking Assistance Aids Available Within the BMW X3 M40i and M40d Model Variants
The Intelligent Personal Assistant Available Within the BMW X3 M40i and M40d Model Variants

Driving Assistant Professional.

Ideal for critical or monotonous traffic situations, Driving Assistant Professional provides enhanced comfort while also increasing safety levels. In addition to standard Driving Assistant features, it also includes Steering and Lane Control Assistant with extended functions, Emergency Stop Assistant and Lane Keeping Assistant with active side collision protection.

Parking Assistant Plus.

Make parking and manoeuvring your BMW far easier with Parking Assistant Plus. It features among others the Surround View system including Top View, Panorama View, Remote 3D View, as well as a lateral parking aid, Other features include the emergency braking function Active Park Distance Control, Parking Assistant with longitudinal and lateral guidance and reversing assistance and reverse camera. 

Intelligent Personal Assistant.

Communicate with your vehicle using the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant. Using naturally spoken voice commands, it allows you to operate numerous vehicle functions. It can also explain topics about your vehicle and helps you to get to know your BMW even better.



TECHNICAL DATA OF THE BMW X3 M MODELS

BMW X3 M Competition and other models.

Technical Data Lay-Up’s of the BMW X3 M Competition, Along With Other X3 Models
Engine power in kW (hp) at 1/min 375 (510)/6,250
Max. torque in Nm at 1/min: 650/2,750-5,500
Acceleration 0–62 mph in s: 3.8
Fuel consumption (combined) in mpg: 25.7-26.2 mpg


MAKE IT YOURS WITH BMW INDIVIDUAL

Give your BMW X3 M model a personal touch with exclusive BMW Individual options. There are numerous brilliant BMW Individual paint finishes, such as the Grigio Telesto illustrated here which ensures a commanding appearance. In the interior, M sports seats in the finest leather, such as the BMW Individual 'Merino' Tartufo full leather interior with partial perforation, creates a luxurious driving experience. Other high-quality BMW Individual options include the Carbon Fibre interior trim strips with a highlight trim finisher in Pearl Chrome.

The BMW X3, Shown With the BMW Paint Finish - Grigio Telesto
The Sublime BMW X3 Interior, Shown With the Carbon Fibre Interior Trim Strips With a Highlight Trim Finisher in Pearl Chrome
The Front Passenger Wing of the Astonishing BMW X3, Shown Here With Optional 21” Bicolour Orbit Grey V-Spoke Style 726 BMW Individual Alloy Wheels With Run-Flat Tyres


CONTACT US

Contact Marshall BMW in Bournemouth, Grimsby, Hampshire (Hook) or Salisbury to learn more about the BMW X3 M Competition. We can go through all of the options, including competitive and affordable finance, and help you identify your perfect BMW X3 M Competition.

MARSHALL BMW BOURNEMOUTH
01202 983746

MARSHALL BMW GRIMSBY
01472 728347

MARSHALL BMW​ HAMPSHIRE
01256 441790

MARSHALL BMWSALISBURY
01722 622104



Terms & Conditions

Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions of the BMW X3 M Models.

*Figures shown are for comparability purposes; only compare fuel consumption and CO2 figures with other cars tested to the same technical procedures. These figures may not reflect real life driving results, which will depend upon a number of factors including the accessories fitted (post-registration), variations in weather, driving styles and vehicle load.