The new model will be the first power plant eDrive fifth generation.
The company BMW has officially announced that the world premiere of the production version of the electric crossover iX3 will be held next Tuesday, July 14. It will be in digital format on the website of the brand and its official pages in social networks, the stream will begin at 11:00.
At the same time with a brief announcement, the manufacturer has released another teaser image of the front part of electrocreaser. However, we have already seen a lot of pictures of prototypes and spyware, and the official so that the design of the model, especially the secret is not. In General, commodity option similar to iX3 Concept, first shown in spring 2018, and the “nostrils” false radiator grille is divided by a bridge – like fuel BMW X3.
Mass production of the BMW iX3 starts at the end of this summer at the Chinese joint venture BMW Brilliance Automotive, where the electric car will deliver worldwide. The first on the market will 286-horsepower rear-wheel drive modification with battery at 74 per kilowatt-hour and a cruising range of 440 miles on a single charge. Later there will be versions with an additional electric motor on the front axle.
With the release of the family iX3 X3 will be the first line of BMW cars, available with all used manufacturer of power units including gasoline and diesel engines, and based on their moderate and rechargeable hybrids. Moreover, the electric crossover belongs to a new – the fifth in his own classification of BMW generation. In 2021, the same technology will be implemented for at least another two novelties – i4 and iNext.