2012 BMW X3 AWD 4-Door 28i Specs

AWD 4-Door 28i
MSRP based on AWD 4-Door 28i

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 19 mpg City/25 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I6, 3.0L
EPA Class 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Style Name AWD 4dr SUV
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style Sport Utility
Transmission 8-speed steptronic automatic transmission with Sport and Manual shift modes and Adaptive Transmission Control (ATC)


EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4112
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 39.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.3
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 40.7
Second Leg Room (in) 39.1
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) 39.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.1
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.4
Track Width, Front (in) 63.6
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.1
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 110.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 64.3
Height, Overall (in) 65.4
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 183.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 56.5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 19.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.7
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19

Performance Specs

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 258 @ 6600
Displacement 3.0L/183
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 221 @ 2750-4000
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Type Gas I6
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.14
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.29
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.28
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1.00
Trans Type 8
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.10
Clutch Size (in) NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.66
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.71
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72
Trans Order Code NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.9 x 1.1
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x 0.8
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -
Steering Type Electric
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.8
Rear Tire Size P245/55R17
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size NA
Front Tire Size P245/55R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Material NA
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double-Joint Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA
Suspension Type - Rear Five-Link

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) including Brake Drying, Brake...
Hill Descent Control (HDC)
Crash sensor that activates Battery Safety Terminal disconnect...
Daytime Running Lights (via Vehicle Memory system)
Driver's and passenger's front airbag supplemental restraint...
Front safety belts with automatic pretensioners
Automatic-locking retractors (ALR) on all passenger-seat safety...
LATCH for child-restraint safety-seat installation
Tire Pressure Monitor
Active Head Restraints in front seats
Head Protection System (HPS), front and rear


Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 12
Drivetrain Miles/km 50,000
Drivetrain Years 4
Maintenance Miles/km 50,000
Maintenance Years 4
Roadside Assistance Miles/km Unlimited
Roadside Assistance Note Assist Safety Plan
Roadside Assistance Years 4

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 210
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5291
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 794
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
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