8 Myths and Facts You'll Need to Know Before Buying a New BMW X3.

The 2016 BMW X3 offers a spectacular driving experience with powerful performance and luxury on a whole other level. It’s also is remarkably versatile, with plenty of space for driving the family around and hauling all those groceries. If you think you are ready to invest in a brand new BMW X3, know that you can find plenty of deals out there that can save you quite a bit of cash. Though finding those deals can be a bit of a challenge if you don’t know where to look. And considering there’s a great deal of misinformation in regard to buying a new BMW X3, it’s important to be able to separate the facts from the myths. Read on to learn more about the top myths and facts you'll need to know before buying a new BMW X3.

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MYTH: BMW's cost too much.

On the contrary, the BMW X3 is one of the more affordable BMWs out there, especially for an SUV. You can acquire one for less than $40,000 and by looking online there are plenty of ways to save even more. By searching online through Kelley Blue Book or through websites like US News Best Price Program you can find the best prices in your area, and of course you can always negociate at the dealership if you feel comfortable.

MYTH: The 2016 BMW X3 doesn't offer any standard features.

While BMW's often include very few standard features, enticing you to buy one of their packages, this is not the case for the 2016 BMW X3. The Bmw X# comes standard with a numer of different features including a 9-speaker audio system, Bluetooth, and an iDrive infotainment system. It also includes a 10-year subscription to BMW Assist Call which makes emergency calls in the event of a crash.

FACT: The BMW X3 has excellent safety standards.

The 2016 BMW X3 comes with the best safety rating one could ask for. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has awarded the vehicle a 5-star overall safety rating, giving the vehicle 5-stars in the front and side crash, and 4 stars to the rollover test. This makes the X3 terrific for families, keeping everyone as safe as possible.

MYTH: The optional features are usually unnecessary.

The 2016 BMW X3 offers a ton of optional features with some that add an extra touch of luxury, while others can be incredibly useful. For instance that surround view camera system makes parking and backing up easier and a lot safer. A heads up display also improves safety by keeping the drivers eyes on the road. Other features like forward collision warning and lane departure warning also prove to be necessary safety measures that will keep you and your family as safe as possible.

MYTH: The BMW X3 offers few changes from previous models.

The BMW X3 has been on the market for quite a few years now and with it has offered continuously improved features and specifications. In particular, the BMW X3 offers powerful new engines that deliver spectacular performance. New features are also continuously improving including enchanced Bluetooth capability, improved USB connection and an upgraded infotainment system.

FACT: The 2016 BMW X3 is becoming one of the more popular BMWs.

The 2016 year has brought a number of excellent vehicles, but few have matched the quality and performance of the 2016 BMW X3. Casual consumers and car enthusiasts alike have found plenty to enjoy about the 2016 BMW X3. Further, experts have continuously ranked it among the best new SUVs available, and consumers have flocked to dealerships to try it out. 

MYTH: BMW's always require a ton of repairs.

This rumor is completely false. BMW's are built with quality German engineering and are built to last. Provided that you reguarly maintain your vehicle, you shouldn't have to spend a ton of money on repairs, and at the very least, you won't have to make any major repairs. No matter which BMW you choose, as long as it is well cared for, it should last you for years and years.

FACT: The BMW X3 offers a variety of trims.

The BMW X3 indeed offers a variety of trims that offer improvements in performance as well as fuel economy. The xDrive28d offers the best fuel economy getting 27 mpg in the city and 34 mpg on the highway. On the downside, its 180 horsepower engine is considerably less powerful than the xDrive35i's 300 horsepower engine or even the sDrive28i's 240 horsepower engine.