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Preview: 2013 BMW X3
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The latest version of the 2013 BMW X3 will debuts into showrooms this April before arriving in dealers in May. The Foremost, the 2013 BMW X3 xDrive28i will be dropping its 6-cylinder engine in favor of the company’s new TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder (N20) unit.

The German automaker announced U.S. pricing today for the four-cylinder 2013 X3 xDrive28i, pricing has been increased on the base X3, with the 2013 X3 xDrive28i starting at $39,395 including an $895 destination charge.

No styling changes are expected and BMW has not released any images of the 2013 X3.

The features include engine stop-start technology, a new ECO PRO mode with Driving Dynamics Control and driving coach, plus a driver assistance package with lane departure warning. All models come with 18-inch wheels standard though buyers can opt for 19-inch wheels available in the M Sport Package.

The crossover model accelerates from 0 to 60 mph (96km/h) in 6.5 seconds and reaches an electronically governed top speed of 130 mph (209km/h). To do that, is powered by a 2.0 liter TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder engine producing 240-hp at 5,000 rpm with a maximum torque of 260 lb-ft between 1,250 rpm up to 4,800 rpm.

The engine makes use variable valve and camshaft timing and a single twin-scroll turbocharger to produce its power. BMW has not yet released EPA estimates for its fuel economy, but an EPA highway figure above 30 mpg is likely and CO2 emissions of 175g/km.

Prices for the 2013 BMW X3 start at $37,995 for the xDrive28i and $43,595 for the xDrive35i and it will go into production at its Spartanburg, South Carolina.

Photo 2013 BMW X3

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