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BMW is preparing to launch the next-generation X3 by the end of next month. The X3 will be, as always, bigger and better with more features and horsepower yet lower fuel consumption. The petrol-powered xDrive25i will feature 206PS and 246Nm, giving it a 0-100kmph time of under 10 seconds, while the oil-burning xDrive20d will produce 176PS and 350Nm to keep it neck and neck with the petrol up to 100kmph.  Also Read - Drunk Noida Man Parks His BMW on Roadside to Urinate, Thieves Flee With The Car

With the prices of petrol and diesel being what they are, the diesel is the one that will drive sales, and the price range is expected to be in the range of Rs 40-odd lakhs, similar to the competition like the Audi Q5 and Mitsubishi Montero.  Also Read - Salman Khan Gifts Rs 1.5cr BMW M5 to Dabangg 3 co-star Kichcha Sudeep, Here’s How Actor Reacted