Design elements exclusive to M Performance highlight the dynamic potential of the BMW X3 M40i both inside and out.They includes features such as larger air inlets, the grille frame, kidney slats and mirror caps in Cerium Grey, along withSport seats, the M leather steering wheel with gearshift paddles and the exclusive M40i designation on the instruments,doorsill finishers and at the rear. In conjunction with the eight-speed Steptronic Sport transmission, the M PerformanceTwinPower Turbo inline six-cylinder petrol engine in the BMW X3 M40i offers impressive dynamics thanks to its commandingperformance. Fitted with a TwinScroll turbocharger, Valvetronic fully variable valve control and High Precision Injection,it generates 265kW (360hp) and delivers maximum torque of 500Nm. The BMW X3 M40i offers outstanding precisionand agility. The dynamic lateral and longitudinal characteristics are increased – and intense driving pleasure assured –thanks to comprehensive new calibration of the suspension, M Performance-specific tuning of the variable Sport steering,standard M Sport brakes and the BMW xDrive all-wheel-drive system with the emphasis on the rear wheels.