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All-new 2018 BMW X3 goes on-sale in Australia from $68,900+ORC

The all-new 2018 BMW X3 has arrived Down Under with prices starting from $68,900+ORC for the entry-level X3 xDrive20d… more variants to arrive in 2018.

THE BMW X3 ARRIVES in Australia this month with prices starting at $68,900+ORC and just three variants to choose from. More will arrive in 2018.

“This third-generation BMW X3 sets a new bar in the medium SAV segment,” said BMW Group Australia CEO, Marc Werner.

“With an intelligent lightweight design, leading-edge infotainment systems and a spacious, family-friendly cabin environment, we expect the BMW X3 to be at the forefront of our brand for many years.”

Available now, the range consists of the X3 xDrive20d, X3 xDrive30i and X3 xDrive30d variants.

BMW X3 pricing:

BMW X3 xDrive20d


BMW X3 xDrive30i


BMW X3 xDrive30d


You can read our Paul Horrell’s assessment of the new X3 HERE.

BMW X3 feature highlights:

  • xLine exterior trim with matt aluminium design elements
  • 19-inch light alloy wheels
  • Eight-speed automatic transmission
  • Electric folding exterior mirrors
  • Roof rails
  • Sport leather steering wheel
  • Electric sports front seats trimmed in combination cloth and leather upholstery
  • LED Headlights with extended contents
  • Full colour Head-Up Display
  • Parking Assistant with front and rear park distance control and rear view camera
  • Driving Assistant with Lane Departure Warning
  • Wireless phone charging
  • Navigation system Business with Real-Time Traffic Information and Speed Limit Info

Both the BMW X3 xDrive30i and 30d are matched for specification, with further highlights including:

  • 20-inch light alloy wheels
  • ‘Vernasca’ leather upholstery
  • Adaptive LED headlights with high-beam assist
  • Comfort Access System
  • Eight-speed sports automatic transmission with shift paddles
  • Driving Assistant Plus with galvanic embellishers
  • Parking Assistant Plus with Surround View
  • Multi-function instrument display with 12-inch display
  • Navigation system Professional with 10-inch touchscreen

Key Options:

  • M Sport Package ($4550 on xDrive20d; $3800 on xDrive30i and 30d)
  • ‘Vernasca’ cloth/leather upholstery with black or blue contrast stitching (xDrive20d)
  • BMW Individual anthracite headliner
  • BMW Individual high-gloss Shadow Line
  • BMW Individual roof rails in high-gloss Shadow Line
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • Interior trim in Aluminium Rhombicle pattern with Pearl Chrome highlights
  • LED fog lights
  • M Aerodynamics Package
  • M leather steering wheel
  • M Sport Suspension
  • 19-inch M light-alloy wheels (xDrive20d)
  • Eight-speed Steptronic transmission with gearshift paddles (xDrive20d)
  • 20-inch M light-alloy wheels (xDrive30i and 30d)
  • M Sport Brake

Innovations Package ($2500 for X3 xDrive20d)

  • Comfort Access
  • Parking Assistant Plus
  • Multi-function instrument display
  • Adaptive LED headlights
  • Exclusive Package ($3800 – all variants)
  • Ambient interior light
  • Sensatec instrument panel
  • Woodgrain interior trims
  • Front seat Lumbar Support
  • Front seat heating
  • HiFi Sound System

Rear Comfort Package ($1820 – all variants)

  • Roller blind for rear side windows
  • Seat heating, front and rear
  • Rear seat backrest adjustment

Further standalone options are available, including a range of exterior metallic paint finishes, light alloy wheels and interior trim highlights.

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6 years ago

Sick of these crappy SUV’s, and $68K for entry leve3l rubbish, $75K drive away. Tell em their dreamin’

6 years ago

Can we please have driveaway prices only . This is soooo expensive for the base model $75 grand .geeez .nice but like the iPhone X way over priced .

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