2020 BMW X3 Towing Capacity

April 27th, 2020 by

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While the new BMW X3 is a compact SUV, it still delivers powerful performance for your weekend adventures to the best wineries in Temecula ! The 2020 BMW X3 towing capacity maxes out at 4,400 pounds, which allows you and your Riverside family to tow things like a small boat, trailer, etc. with ease. Learn more about BMW towing features and the X3 towing capacity, below with BMW of Murrieta!

BMW X3 Towing: Payload & Performance

When properly equipped with the available trailer hitch, the BMW X3 towing capacity can reach 4,400 pounds. If you’re looking for a powerful engine for your Ontario commutes, we recommend opting for the twin-turbocharged V6 engine trim which generates more torque, more horsepower, and greater payload. Here’s a list of specs for each X3 configuration :

  • 2020 BMW X3 sDrive30i 2.0L TwinPower Turbo inline 4-cylinder
    • 248 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    • Maximum Payload: 893 pounds
  • 2020 BMW X3 xDrive30i 2.0L TwinPower Turbo inline 4-cylinder
    • 248 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque
    • BMW xDrive all-wheel drive
    • Maximum Payload: 893 pounds
  • 2020 BMW X3 M40i 3.0L M Performance TwinPower Turbo V6
    • 382 hp and 365 lb-ft of torque
    • BMW xDrive all-wheel drive
    • Maximum Payload: 915 pounds

You’ll be impressed by the spacious cargo area behind the 2nd row of seats in the BMW X3 that offers 28.7 cubic feet. Fold them flat to experience the full 62.7 cubic feet of space! Interested in more space and overall BMW towing power? Compare the X3 vs. X5 to find out if the larger, more powerful X5 might be better suited to your needs.

BMW X3 Towing: Features

While the BMW X3 towing capacity allows you to tow heavy loads, there are more BMW towing features to learn about! Each BMW X3 is fully equipped with stability and safety features. Here is a list of key BMW towing-assist features:

  • Dynamic Traction Control
  • Servotronic power steering assist
  • Rear-view camera
  • Available Descent Control
  • Dynamic Stability Control
  • Available Rear Park Distance Control

The 2019 BMW X3 28d towing capacity maxes out to 3,500 pounds, which is a great option if you are looking into a pre-owned model.

Explore the BMW X3 Lineup Online at BMW of Murrieta!

Now that you’re aware of the new BMW X3 towing capacity and the pre-owned 2019 BMW X3 28d towing capacity, will the X3 be your next vehicle? Contact us at BMW of Murrieta near Corona when you’re ready to buy or lease.

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