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BMW X3 Reviews from Consumer Reports

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BMW X3 Reviews

The BMW X3 is a 4-door SUV offered in a AWD 4dr xDrive28i, AWD 4dr xDrive35i, RWD 4dr sDrive28i and AWD 4dr xDrive28d. The powertrains include 2.0-liter 4 turbo (240 hp), 2.0-liter 4 turbodiesel (180 hp) and 3.0-liter 6 turbo (300 hp) engines, and 8-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 21 mpg city to 28 mpg highway. The X3 uses Premium fuel.

Competing models include Acura RDX, Audi Q5, Volvo XC60 and Lexus NX.

Last Model Reviewed: 2013

Reviewed BMW X3s from Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports has placed the following models through over 50 tests at our test track:

  • 2013 BMW X3 xDrive28i 4-cyl
  • 2011 BMW X3 xDrive28i 6-cyl
  • 2007 BMW X3 3.0si 6-cyl

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