BMW is working on a mid-cycle update for the X3 and X4, which arrived in their current form for the 2018 and 2019 model years, respectively.
This means the high-performance versions of the popular SUVs, the X3 M and X4 M, are also due to receive some updates. Today we have spy shots of a prototype for the former.
Since the X3 M was only introduced for 2020, we aren’t expecting any major mechanical tweaks. This means peak power from the vehicle’s 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged inline-6 should remain unchanged at 473 horsepower in the regular X3 M and 503 hp in the X3 M Competition. An 8-speed automatic and all-wheel drive should also continue to form part of the package.
Our spy shots show there will be a few changes inside and out on the updated X3 M. On the outside, the heavy camouflage gear at the front suggests we’ll be treated with a new grille and front fascia. Look for a more…