The BMW TwinPower Turbo engines in the BMW X3.

The overall versatility of the BMW X3 is underlined by the petrol and diesel engines, which show themselves to be genuine all-rounders. Increased efficiency and dynamics are provided by a combination of the latest injection technologies and fully variable performance control with innovative turbocharger technology. The result is high performance with astonishingly low fuel consumption and emission values. One particularly efficient member of this line-up is the latest-generation BMW TwinPower Turbo four-cylinder diesel engine.


The latest generation BMW TwinPower Turbo petrol engines feature remarkably agile power delivery and excellent responsiveness, even at low engine speeds. At the same time they are more efficient, with fewer emissions and better performance than their predecessors. These innovative engines combine the latest fuel injection technology and fully variable valve control including Double-VANOS with state-of-the-art turbocharger technology and represents a milestone in the BMW EfficientDynamics development strategy. The result is a particularly efficient drive train, which emphasises the renowned BMW engine prowess. The BMW TwinPower Turbo inline 6-cylinder petrol engine has been honoured multiple times with the Engine of the Year Award, bolstering its worldwide reputation for dynamic power delivery, extremely smooth running characteristics and impressive efficiency. The engines from the BMW EfficientDynamics range feature a technology concept that has been proven highly successful and is implemented in nearly all petrol engines.

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