New BMW X3 awarded 5 stars by NCAP
In the latest Euro NCAP crash test the BMW X3 achieved the highest rating of five stars.
In the latest Euro NCAP crash test the BMW X3 achieved the highest rating of five stars. The second generation Sports Activity Vehicle earned its top marks in this challenging test for new vehicles thanks to its comprehensive range of standard safety equipment and effective occupant protection in various types of collision.The new BMW X3 comes as standard with the Dynamic Stability Control system (DSC), which is linked to BMW xDrive intelligent all-wheel drive. Thanks to its wide-ranging functions, including Braking Assistant, Cornering Brake Control and the traction mode DTC (Dynamic Traction Control), Dynamic Stability Control ensures easily controllable and secure handling even in challenging driving situations. Further standard features on the BMW X3 include a Tyre Defect Indicator that warns the driver in good time of a loss of pressure in any individual wheel. Two new additions have been added to the BMW X3 range. Following on from the launch of the BMW X3 xDrive20d the higher powered, higher specification BMW X3 xDrive30d and X3 xDrive35d are now available.