Published on April 10th, 2021 | by Subhash Nair0
BMW X3 sDrive20i Launched In Malaysia For RM287K
An Entry-Level BMW SUV has arrived in Malaysia – the X3 sDrive20i.
Last night, during the preview of the upcoming 330Li M Sport, BMW Malaysia also launched the BMW X3 sDrive20i. This is a more inexpensive, less power variant of the BMW X3 xDrive30i, which has been on sale for 3 years. This new X3 sDrive20i is locally assembled and priced at RM286,674.00 OTR without SST and without insurance.
Here’s how the X3 sDrive20i is equipped.
- xLine package
- complemented by LED headlights with Extended Contents inclusive of cornering lights
- 19-inch light alloy wheels in Y-Spoke Style 694 with runflat tyres
- Body details are stylishly accentuated in aluminium
- BMW Individual Exterior Line and roof rails in Aluminium Satinated
- Four-cylinder TwinPower Turbo petrol engine
- 184 hp at 5,000 – 6,500 rpm
- peak torque of 300 Nm at 1,350 – 4,000 rpm
- 0-100km/h in 8.2 seconds
- top speed of 215 km/h
- 8-Speed Automatic Steptronic with Automatic Hold Function
- interior trim finishers in Black High-Gloss with highlight trim finishers in Pearl Chrome
- mirrors with the automatic anti-dazzle function
- sport seats for the driver and front passenger
- velour floor mats
- ambient lighting
- three-zone automatic air conditioning system
- electric seat adjustment with memory function
- 12-Speaker HiFi sound system
- Driving Assistant and Parking Assistant
- 10.25-inch touchscreen control display
- Sensatec Instrument Panel and controls with Galvanic Embellishers
- BMW Live Cockpit Plus
- BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant
- Intelligent Emergency Call
- Comfort Access System
- Storage Compartment Package
- Alpine White
- Glacier Silver
- Black Sapphire
- Phytonic Blue
- Black Leather Vernasa upholstery with black stitching
Here’s the press release with more.
BMW Malaysia today unveiled the New BMW X3 sDrive20i – a new addition to their class-leading portfolio of locally-assembled premium mid-sized Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) in Malaysia.
The latest entry-level variant of the BMW X3 is set to offer owners in Malaysia the power of choice and freedom to select the best BMW X3 to suit their individual lifestyle, now also complete with the New My BMW App for greater digital interaction between driver and vehicle. Whether thrilling, exhilarating, or exciting: a dynamic combination of all three is exemplified in the New BMW X3 sDrive20i.
Built for Adventure – the New BMW X3 sDrive20i.
The New BMW X3 sDrive20i completes any adventure setting with its new sporty design language that is both individualistic and stylishly rugged.
The new locally-assembled SAV arrives with the hallmark radiator kidney grille and the xLine package, complemented by LED headlights with Extended Contents inclusive of cornering lights. 19-inch light alloy wheels in Y-Spoke Style 694 with runflat tyres also complete the New BMW X3 sDrive20i. Body details are stylishly accentuated in aluminium, as the new SAV also features the BMW Individual Exterior Line and roof rails both in Aluminium Satinated.
Powering the New BMW X3 sDrive20i is the four-cylinder TwinPower Turbo petrol engine capable of a maximum output of 184 hp at 5,000 – 6,500 rpm and a peak torque of 300 Nm at 1,350 – 4,000 rpm. The new SAV is capable of a century sprint in 8.2 seconds, and records a top speed of 215 km/h. Carbon emissions are capped at a lowered 163 g/km and an equally lowered fuel consumption of 7.1 litres per 100 km of travel. Transmission is also offered to the new SAV in the form of an 8-Speed Automatic Steptronic with Automatic Hold Function.
Peering within, the New BMW X3 sDrive20i is fitted with interior trim finishers in Black High-Gloss with highlight trim finishers in Pearl Chrome, complete with interior and exterior mirrors that are equipped with the automatic anti-dazzle function.
Comfort in the new SAV is elevated with the sport seats for the driver and front passenger, as well as velour floor mats, ambient lighting, and the three-zone automatic air conditioning system. Drivers will also be able to enjoy electric seat adjustment with memory function, while a 12-Speaker HiFi sound system provides endless entertainment for the road ahead.
In terms of digital assistance, the New BMW X3 sDrive20i arrives fully-furnished with the Driving Assistant and Parking Assistant. A premium navigational and infotainment experience is offered via a 10.25-inch touchscreen control display, complemented by a Sensatec Instrument Panel and controls with Galvanic Embellishers. These features are also offered alongside the BMW Live Cockpit Plus and the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant. The Intelligent Emergency Call, and the convenient call function with extended smartphone connection also offer safety and convenience to owners of the New BMW X3 sDrive20i. Meanwhile, convenience is offered to the New BMW X3 sDrive20i via the Comfort Access System, along with the Storage Compartment Package that equips the new SAV with 550 litres of luggage capacity.
Owners will now be able to have greater digital interaction with the New BMW X3 sDrive20i via the new My BMW App that provides easy access to a wide range of remote services, on-the-go navigation, and e-mobility features. The application will replace the BMW Connected App come July 2021, and is now available for download on both Android and iOS-enabled smartphones.
Colour offerings for the New BMW X3 sDrive20i include Alpine White, Glacier Silver, Black Sapphire, and Phytonic Blue. All exterior offerings are paired with black Leather Vernasa upholstery with black stitching.
The New BMW X3 sDrive20i is now available at all authorised BMW dealerships in Peninsular Malaysia, and will be available in East Malaysia starting 20 th April 2021.
Customers may also book the New BMW X3 sDrive20i for RM 1,000 via the BMW Shop Online platform at https://shop.bmw.com.my/.
Dynamic financial programme.
With the Balloon Financing Plan from BMW Group Financial Services Malaysia, the New BMW X3 sDrive20i can be owned with a monthly instalment plan starting from RM3,178.00 (based on estimates of an 80% loan on a five-year tenure).
Complete premium ownership experience.
Owners of the New BMW X3 sDrive20i will receive the complete BMW Group Malaysia Premium Ownership experience which includes:
BMW 5-Year Unlimited Mileage Warranty with Free Scheduled Service Programme
BMW Roadside Assistance and Accident Hotline
The BMW Group Loyalty+ Mobile App – BMW Privileges Card
BMW Service Online
The retail pricing for the New BMW X3 sDrive20i with Extended Warranty, Service Package, and the Sales and Services Tax Exemption (on the road, without insurance) is:
The New BMW X3 sDrive20i RM286,674.00