The M40i xDrive, a performance-oriented variant of the standard X3, will soon be available in India from BMW

Before its introduction in May 2023, the automaker is already taking reservations for a small number of X3 M40i

A 3.0 litre, six-cylinder, turbo-petrol engine that also powers the M340i will power the new X3 M40i xDrive

In the SUV, this motor will produce 335 horsepower and 500 Nm of torque.

It can reach speeds of 0-100kmph in 4.9 seconds when coupled with an eight-speed automatic gearbox 

The BMW X3 M40i also has an adjustable M suspension, a M Sport differential, M Sport brakes

Additionally offered as an option are 20-inch M-light alloy wheels. 

The X3 M40i xDrive's appearance features aggressively shaped front and rear bumpers, bigger air vents