2022 BMW X3 Towing Capacity

March 11th, 2022 by
2022 BMW x3


The 2022 BMW X3 is a small SUV with expansive horizons. Whether you’re running an errand in Corona or gearing up for a camping trip, the BMW X3 is ready for anything at a moment’s notice. There are many features and performance specs that contribute to its adventure-ready nature, including the 4,400-pound BMW X3 towing capacity. Learn more about BMW towing below, then contact BMW of Murrieta to schedule your time behind the wheel.

BMW Towing Features and Accessories

With the BMW towing hitch, every BMW X3 configuration can reach the maximum towing capacity of 4,400 pounds. That’s enough power to bring a small trailer of garden supplies home for a weekend project in Riverside or get a compact camper trailer out to the woods. What’s more, the new X3 is equipped with numerous accessories and performance features that make it easier to tow:

  • Dynamic Traction Control
  • Dynamic Stability Control (DSC)
  • Brake Fade Compensation
  • Start-off Assistant
  • Brake Drying and Brake Stand-by
  • 4-wheel ventilated disc brakes
  • Dynamic Brake Control
  • Cornering Brake Control
  • Servetronic power steering assist
  • Rear-view camera
  • Active Driving Assistant
  • Driving Dynamics Control with ECO PRO, COMFORT, and SPORT modes

The BMW towing hitch is not included in the standard equipment, but you can purchase one at our parts department so you’re ready to take advantage of the BMW X3 towing capacity right away!

Learn More About the 2022 BMW X3 Performance

Every BMW X3 configuration can tow 4,400 pounds with the BMW towing hitch. However, each option offers up varying levels of horsepower and torque. Discover which configuration best matches your performance expectations in Ontario:

2022 BMW X3 sDrive30i / xDrive30i

  • Power: 248 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque (2.0L TwinPower Turbo i4)
  • Drivetrain: BMW sDrive rear-wheel drive or BMW xDrive all-wheel drive

2022 BMW X3 M40i 

  • Power: 382 hp and 368 lb-ft of torque (3.0L M Performance TwinPower Turbo i6)
  • Drivetrain: BMW xDrive all-wheel drive

2022 BMW X3 M

  • Power: 473 hp and 457 lb-ft of torque (3.0L BMW M TwinPower Turbo i6)
  • Drivetrain: BMW xDrive all-wheel drive

It’s worth noting that greater levels of horsepower and torque will make it easier to pick up speed and reduce engine strain when towing. Additionally, xDrive AWD will give you more traction with a trailer in tow, which can be useful if you plan to tow at the maximum weight frequently. 

Discover the New BMW X3 at BMW of Murrieta

When the time is right to add a new BMW X3 to your driveway, you’ll find a premium inventory at BMW of Murrieta. Drop by our showroom anytime to work with our finance team on a favorable leasing or financing plan, and don’t forget to ask about ongoing new BMW specials! Are you also interested in saving with a pre-owned BMW? We can provide towing information for previous X3 model years to help you shop — for example, the 2015 BMW X3 28d towing capacity was 3,500 pounds.


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