2020 BMW X3 Towing Capacity

December 9th, 2019 by

BMW X3 driving in snow
The 2020 BMW X3 has a maximum towing capacity of 4,400 pounds, and whether you choose the 4-cylinder rear-wheel drive powertrain or the M Performance V6 xDrive configuration, you’ll be able to tow a camping trailer or small boat for adventures, moving across the country, and everything in between. Find out what there is to know about the new BMW X3 towing capacity, engine specs, and features that will make towing safer and easier on Manchester roads.


2020 BMW X3 Towing Features

When you are towing 4,400 pounds of cargo behind you, you’ll want to make sure that your vehicle can retain good traction and that you can stay in control for a safe drive. Luckily, BMW towing features like the ones below will help you whether you are hitched up to a trailer or just driving in bad weather conditions in Lowell, MA. Explore the wide array of tech features below:

  • Dynamic Traction Control for adapting to slippery road surfaces
  • Dynamic Stability Control including Brake Fade Compensation, Start-off Assistant, Brake Drying, and Brake Stand-by features
  • Servotronic power steering assist to help avoid oversteer and understeer
  • Rear-view camera to make hitching up your trailer easier, with optional Front and Rear Park Distance Control for even more visibility when hitching
  • Hill Descent Control allows you to take a slow and steady pace down a steep hill without ruining the brakes, which is essential when you have 4,400 pounds behind you

BMW X3 Engine Options

The 2020 BMW X3 offers three different trim levels, each with its own powertrain. While the towing capacity for each remains at 4,400 pounds, the engine specs will vary, so you can choose what kind of performance you want to get on Merrimack roads.

BMW X3 sDrive30i 2.0L TwinPower Turbo inline 4-cylinder

  • Power: 248 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque
  • Drivetrain: RWD
  • Max. Payload: 893 pounds
  • Curb Weight: 3,931 pounds

BMW X3 xDrive30i 2.0L TwinPower Turbo inline 4-cylinder

  • Power: 248 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque
  • Drivetrain: BMW xDrive all-wheel drive
  • Max. Payload: 893 pounds
  • Curb Weight: 4,401 pounds

BMW X3 M40i 3.0L M Performance TwinPower Turbo V6

  • Power: 382 hp and 365 lb-ft of torque
  • Drivetrain: BMW xDrive all-wheel drive
  • Max, Payload: 915 pounds
  • Curb Weight: 4,317 pounds

Explore the BMW X3 at Tulley BMW of Nashua

Are you ready to experience the X3 capability and learn about more X3 features in person? Contact Tulley BMW of Nashua, your local authorized BMW retailer to schedule a test drive near Westford. If you’re interested in older X3 specs, like the 2015 BMW X3 28d towing capacity of 3,500 pounds, browse our inventory to find a used BMW for sale that suits your needs.

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