BMW will be bringing to the 2014 Essen Motor Show a series of M Performance parts compatible with the X4.

BMW will be bringing to the 2014 Essen Motor Show a series of M Performance parts compatible with the X4.

Also available for the facelifted X3, the upgrades start on the outside with a black kidney grille and a carbon finish for the mirror caps and rear spoiler which is complemented by black/silver accent strips. 21-inch M Performance alloy wheels are also available with a double-spoke design, bi-color finish and wrapped around in mixed tires.

Moving inside, the BMW X4 and X3 facelift can be optionally configured with stainless steel LED door sill plates with illuminated logos, carbon or Alcantara/carbon trim, M Performance steering wheel wrapped in Alcantara, along with stainless steel pedal covers and driver's footrest. Also available are different floor mats, M Light Blue accents and a carbon gearshift lever.

The M Performance catalog also includes a power boost for the xDrive30d version bumping output 27 HP (20 kW) to 286 HP (210 kW) and a maximum torque of up to 600 Nm (442 lb-ft). As a result, the 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) sprint of the X3 xDrive30d is done in 5.6 seconds (0.3s faster) while the X4 xDrive30d does it in 5.5 seconds (0.3s faster).

The BMW X4 xDrive35i also gets an M Performance valve silencer which can be remotely accessed via a Bluetooth connection. Lastly, the BMW X4 xDrive20d, X3 sDrive18d and X3 xDrive20d models can be equipped with a dual M Performance exhaust with chrome end pipes.

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BMW X4 gains M Performance parts for Essen Motor Show