2021 BMW X3 M40i

2021 BMW X3 M40i Specifications

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About the 2021 BMW X3 M40i

The 2021 BMW X3 M40i is an all-wheel drive four-door wagon that was released to the Australian market on 01/09/2020 classified as a G01. The X3 is regarded as a medium SUV built in South Africa with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$109,800.

The X3 is an all-wheel drive 4 door with 5 seats, powered by a 3.0L TURBO 6 engine that has 285 kW of power (at 5800 rpm) and 500 Nm of torque (at 1800 rpm) via an Eight-speed Auto Steptronic Sprt. BMW claims the X3 M40i uses 8.9L/100km of Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 204g of CO2. It has a 65L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 730km per full tank.

The X3 measures 1676mm (66.0 inches) in height, 4716mm (185.7 inches) in length, 1891mm (74.4 inches) in width with a 2864mm (112.8 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1845kg (4067.5 lbs) of unladen weight. The X3 M40i comes standard with 245/40 R21 front tyres and 275/35 R21 rear tyres.

The 2021 BMW X3 M40i has a 204mm ground clearance with a 2000kg braked and 750kg unbraked towing capacity. It has a final gear ratio of 3.385.

The VIN number can be found on the Driver Side Inner Guard and the compliance plate is located on the Pass Side Lower B-Pillar. An example VIN number would be similar to WBATY920%0LG88984.

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BMW X3 M40i Details
Used Price From DealerA$109,800
Trade-In ValueA$95,500
Body Stylefour-door wagon
Release date01/09/2020
Discontinued date31/08/2021
Drive typeAWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Inner Guard
Compliance plate locationPass Side Lower B-Pillar
VIN ExampleWBATY920%0LG88984
Country of originSouth Africa
SegmentMedium SUV
Safety ANCAP ratingNot tested
Number of doors4
Seating capacity5
BMW X3 M40i Engine Specifications
Size2998cc, 3.0L
Power @ RPM 285kW @ 5800rpm (382.2 hp)
Torque @ RPM500Nm @ 1800rpm (368.7 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged six-cylinder
Number of Valves24
Euro RatingEURO 6
Compression ratio10.2
Power/weight ratio154.5kw/tonne
Bore/stroke82mm × 94.6mm (3.2in × 3.7in)
BMW X3 M40i Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionEight-speed Auto Steptronic Sprt
Drive typeall-wheel drive
Turning circle12.1m (39.7 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Front tyre & wheel size245/40 R21 - 8.5x21
Rear tyre & wheel size275/35 R21 - 9.5x21
Front suspension typeIndependent, MacPherson strut, Coil Spring, Anti roll bar
Rear suspension typeMulti-link system, Coil Spring, Anti roll bar
BMW X3 M40i Fuel Specifications
Fuel tank capacity65L
Fuel consumption (combined average)8.9L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)11.7L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)7.5L / 100km
Vehicle range730.3km (453.8 miles)
Emission standardEURO 6
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)204g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)259g / 100km
CO2 emissions (highway)172g / 100km
BMW X3 M40i Dimensions
Length4716mm (185.7 inches)
Width1891mm (74.4 inches)
Height1676mm (66.0 inches)
Wheelbase2864mm (112.8 inches)
Front track1604mm (63.1 inches)
Rear track1594mm (62.8 inches)
Ground clearance204mm (8.0 inches)
Unladen weight1845kg (4067.5 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass2445kg (5390.3 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass-
BMW X3 M40i Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity2000kg (4409.2 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity750kg (1653.5 lbs)
BMW X3 M40i Warranty
Warranty length36 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
BMW X3 M40i Servicing
Service interval (km)-
Service interval (months)-
BMW X3 M40i Options
Standard Features
  • Climate Control - 3 Zone
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Airbag Knee Driver
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Active Bonnet
  • Active Carbon Filter
  • Active High Beam Control
  • Apple Car Play
  • Active Protection
  • Approach Control Warning
  • Adaptive Suspension
  • Adaptive Headlights
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking
  • Automatic Emergency Call (eCall)
  • Aerodynamic Pack
  • Aluminium Front Grille
  • Ambient Interior Lighting
  • Auto/Intelligent Speed Limiter
  • Adjustable Speed Limiter
  • Automatic Stop/Start
  • Automatic Tailgate
  • Brake Energy Regeneration
  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Brake-pad Wear Indicator
  • Comfort Access System
  • Cruise Control Intelligent/Active
  • Cruise Control with Stop & Go
  • Cruise Control with Braking Function
  • Chrome Exhaust Tip(s)
  • Chrome Grille Surround
  • Cargo Tie Down Hooks/Rings
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Cornering Lamps
  • Connected Drive Services
  • Connect App Services
  • Concierge Services
  • Connect Pro Pack
  • Cargo/Luggage Area Rails System
  • Cross Traffic Recognition
  • Digital Audio Broadcast Radio +
  • Digital Amplifier
  • Driving Assistant Plus
  • Driving Assistant
  • Dynamic Brake Lights
  • Door Entry/Exit Lights
  • Driver Mode Selection
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Dynamic Stability Control
  • Door Sill Finishers - Embossed/Personalised
  • Dual Exhaust Tips
  • Exterior Accented Trim
  • Emergency Brake Assist
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • ECO Pro
  • Electromechanical Park Brake
  • Exterior Mirror - Reverse Tilt on Passenger Side
  • Electric Power Steering
  • Emergency Stop Signal
  • Extra USB Socket/s
  • First-Aid Kit
  • Fatigue Detection
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Front Footwell Lights
  • Fog Lights - LED
  • Fog Lights - Rear
  • Head Airbags - 2nd Row Seats (side)
  • Head Airbags - Front Seats (side)
  • Headlights - Auto On/Off Function
  • Hill Descent Control
  • Hard Disk Drive (Built-in)
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Headlining Special
  • Head Restraints
  • Hill Start Assist
  • Head Up Display
  • iDrive Controller
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Interior Aluminium Pack
  • Interior Pack - Gloss Black
  • Live Cockpit Pro
  • Load Compartment Package
  • Lane Change Warning
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • LED Headlights
  • Light Pack
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Lumbar Support Both Front Seats
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Multi Function Control Screen
  • Multi Function Display
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • Map/Reading Lights - Front
  • Navigation System
  • Painted Brake Calipers
  • Parking Assistance Pack
  • Park Assist Plus
  • Parking Distance Control Rear
  • Paddle Shifters on Steering Wheel
  • Personal Profile
  • Performance Control
  • Power front seats
  • Power front seat Driver/memory
  • Power Mirrors With Heated & Folding
  • Premium Mats
  • Pre-collision Systems
  • Panoramic View Monitor
  • Rain Sensor
  • Rear Collision Prevention
  • Remote Services
  • Runflat Indicator
  • Roof Rails
  • Rear Lights - LED
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear View Mirror Auto Dimming
  • Side Airbags - 2nd Row Seats side
  • Side Airbags - Front Seats side
  • Selective Beam Headlights
  • Seatbelts - Lap/Sash for All Seats
  • Side Collision Warning
  • Split Fold Rear Seat
  • Steering & Lane Control Assistant
  • Speed Limit Information Display
  • Sport Differential
  • Seatback Pockets - Front Seats
  • Sports Steering - Variable
  • Sport Seats Adjustable
  • Sound System with 16 Speakers
  • Sound System with 6 Speakers
  • Start/Stop Button
  • Surround Sound System Premium
  • Sports Steering Wheel - Leather
  • Sill Trims - Special
  • Sunvisors with Vanity Mirrors & Illumination
  • Traction Control System
  • TeleServices
  • Traffic Jam Assist
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
  • Touch Screen Dual View
  • Traffic Sign recognition & Warning
  • Torque Transfer Control
  • USB Input Socket
  • Voice Recognition System
  • Wireless Phone Charge
  • Warning Triangle
Optional Features
  • Acoustic Glass - Front - A$500
  • Alarm System/Remote Anti Theft - A$950
  • Active Seat Ventilation - A$1,000
  • Cargo Net on Rear Seat - A$400
  • Comfort Pack Rear - Alternative Pricing - A$1,400
  • Gesture Control - A$600
  • Heavy Duty Towbar - A$2,200
  • Heated Steering Wheel - A$500
  • Individual Trim Finishers - A$670
  • Metallic Paint - A$2,000
  • Performance Pack - A$3,100
  • Rear Privacy Glass - Rear and Side Windows - A$900
  • Shadow Line - High Gloss - A$500
  • Television - A$2,250