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Confirmed

The iNEXT concept will also see production, says BMW CEO

The i4 four-door coupe wasn't the only BMW electric vehicle confirmed today. As reported by Auto Express, the 2020 BMW iX3 will also be part of BMW's next-decade "product offensive," confirming what we already suspected about the brand's first full-electric SUV. The increasingly electrifying carmaker plans to offer 25 electrified models by 2025.

Official
Quick Spin

It loses some character, but the increased comfort is worth it for most buyers.

A Jack of all trades – in a good way.

Quick Spin

Perhaps a sport-tuned SUV will always seem conflicted, but at least this one makes fun noises.

It must've startled the neighbors. Heck, it startled me. The 2018 BMW X3 M40i is a far louder car than you'd expect, with a warbling buzz of an exhaust note that sliced through the otherwise placid Portlandian morning. I sheepishly looked around for someone in an Outback sneering at the Phytonic Blue BMW brashly announcing its presence.

Comparo

2019 Infiniti QX50 vs Lexus NX vs Acura RDX vs Audi Q5 vs BMW X3

Let's see how Infiniti's all-new compact SUV stacks up.

Spy Shots

Think crossover M3.

We don't get an M3 wagon, so this is the best alternative.

Official

The car boasts new tech to connect your car, your phone, and your home.

Lenco added a new addition to their armored vehicles. The BearCat X3 FireCat is a fire fighting armored vehicle. Designed for rapid response and dangerous environments.

Report

German automaker may broaden EV choices beyond i sub-brand.

German automaker looks to cut fleetwide emissions by broadening its electric-vehicle line.

Recalls

Problems with ISOFIX child seats in the X3 and X4 and the front driveshafts in the X5 and X6 have prompted BMW to issue two recalls amounting to over 200,000 crossovers in the United States.

Recalls

BMW will recall about 840,000 vehicles from the 2007-2015 model years to replace their Takata airbag inflators.

Report

Automotive News reports that more than a third of BMW's US sales were crossovers in 2015, and crossovers will be 40 percent of BMW's US sales in 2016.

Report

Auto Bild clarifies a report concerning BMW, saying that even though the X3 diesel exceeds European emission regulations, it doesn't mean BMW cheated on emissions tests.

Report

BMW and its X3 sport-utility vehicle could be caught up in the same scandal that has hit Volkswagen, the speculation of which has already affected its stock market value.

Report

BMW is working hard to keep up with the high demand for its crossovers. The expansion at the Spartanburg plant should help things by giving a big boost to annual capacity.

Spy Shots

BMW is exercising its next-generation X3 in Europe's colder climes, giving us a closer look at the evolved CUV, code-named G01.

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