BMW’s Pure Electric SUV iX3 Starts Pre-Sale in China
On September 13, the BMW iX3 made its debut in the Chinese market at the BMW Brilliance Shenyang plant and simultaneously opened domestic pre-sales. This model is the electric version of the BMW X3's best-selling model, and it is also the first BMW model to be produced in China and exported to the world.
The BMW iX3 produced at BMW Brilliance's Shenyang plant will compete with the Mercedes-Benz EQC and Audi e-Tron, which are already on the market. BMW iX3 will launch in two versions, with pre-sale prices of CNY 470,000 and CNY 510,000. Consumers can make reservations through BMW's official flagship store on Tmall Mall and BMW China's official store.
The company's plan will launch six new NEVs by the end of 2020, including two pure electric models (i3, iX3) and four plug-in hybrid models (X1, X5, five series plug-in hybrid versions, And i8). By 2023, the BMW Group's NEV matrix will expand to d25 models, of which over half are pure electric vehicles.