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Index BMW X3

The BMW X3 is a compact luxury crossover SUV manufactured by German automaker BMW since 2003. [1]

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Advanced driver-assistance systems

Advanced driver-assistance system, or ADAS, is a system to help the driver in the driving process.

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All-wheel drive

An all-wheel drive vehicle (AWD vehicle) is one with a powertrain capable of providing power to all its wheels, whether full-time or on-demand.

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Alpina Burkard Bovensiepen GmbH & Co.

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Audi e-tron

The Audi e-tron family is a series of electric and hybrid concept cars shown by Audi from 2009 onwards.

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Audi Q5

The Audi Q5 is series of compact luxury crossover SUVs produced by the German luxury car manufacturer Audi from 2008, The original first-generation (Typ 8R) model was the third member of the B8 family to be released after the Audi A5 and fourth-generation A4, all being based on the Audi MLB platform.

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Automatic transmission

An automatic transmission, also called auto, self-shifting transmission, n-speed automatic (where n is its number of forward gear ratios), or AT, is a type of motor vehicle transmission that can automatically change gear ratios as the vehicle moves, freeing the driver from having to shift gears manually.

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Automobile layout

In automotive design, the automobile layout describes where on the vehicle the engine and drive wheels are found.

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Automotive industry

The automotive industry is a wide range of companies and organizations involved in the design, development, manufacturing, marketing, and selling of motor vehicles, some of them are called automakers.

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Automotive News

Automotive News is a weekly print newspaper written for the automotive industry, primarily individuals associated with automobile manufacturers and suppliers.

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Avtotor (Автотор) is an automobile manufacturing company located in Kaliningrad Oblast, Russia.

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Bavarian Auto Group

The Bavarian Auto Group is an Egyptian enterprise for manufacturing and selling BMW vehicles on the local market.

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Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard for exchanging data over short distances (using short-wavelength UHF radio waves in the ISM band from 2.4 to 2.485GHz) from fixed and mobile devices, and building personal area networks (PANs).

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BMW (Bayerische Motoren Werke in German, or Bavarian Motor Works in English) is a German multinational company which currently produces luxury automobiles and motorcycles, and also produced aircraft engines until 1945.

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BMW 3 Series

The BMW 3 Series is a compact executive car manufactured by the German automaker BMW since May 1975.

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BMW 3 Series (F30)

The BMW F30/F31/F34/F35 series is the sixth generation of the BMW 3 Series, which was launched on February 11, 2012 as the successor to the E90 3 Series.

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BMW 5 Series (G30)

The BMW 5 Series (G30) is a mid-size executive car produced by German automotive manufacturer BMW, and is the seventh and current generation of the 5 Series.

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BMW B47 is a 2.0 L four-cylinder common rail diesel engine from German car manufacturer BMW.

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The BMW B48 is a turbocharged straight-4 petrol engine which replaced the BMW N20 and has been in production since 2014.

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The BMW B57 engine is a straight-six cylinder turbodiesel engine produced by the automobile manufacturer BMW.

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The BMW B58 is a turbocharged straight-6 engine which began production in 2015.

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BMW CLAR platform

The Cluster Architecture (CLAR) is an automobile platform developed by BMW.

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The BMW i is a sub-brand of BMW founded in 2011 to design and manufacture plug-in electric vehicles.

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BMW i3

The BMW i3 is a B-class, high-roof hatchback manufactured and marketed by BMW with an electric powertrain using rear wheel drive via a single-speed transmission.

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BMW in the United States

BMW cars have been officially sold in the United States since 1956 and manufactured in the United States since 1994.

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BMW India

BMW India is a subsidiary of the BMW Group.

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The BMW M47 and Rover Group M47R are diesel straight-4 engines.

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The BMW M54 is a naturally aspirated straight-6 petrol engine which was produced from 2000 to 2006.

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The BMW M57 is a straight-6 diesel engine produced from 1998.

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The BMW N20 is a turbocharged straight-4 DOHC petrol engine which replaced the N52/N53 and has been in production since 2011-present.

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The BMW N46 is a straight-4 DOHC piston engine which replaced the N42 and was produced from 2004 to 2015.

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BMW N47 is a four-cylinder common rail diesel engine that has many improvements over its predecessor, the M47.

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The BMW N52 is a naturally aspirated straight-6 petrol engine which was produced from 2004-2015.

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The BMW N55 is a turbocharged straight-6 petrol engine that began production in 2009.

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The BMW N57 is a family of aluminium, turbocharged straight-6 common rail diesel engines.

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The BMW X1 is a line of subcompact luxury SUV's produced by BMW since 2009.

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The BMW X2 is a subcompact luxury SUV manufactured by BMW since 2017.

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The BMW X4 is a compact luxury SUV manufactured by BMW since 2014, at its United States factory in South Carolina.

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The BMW X5 is a mid-size luxury SUV produced by BMW.

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BMW X5 (E53)

The BMW E53 is the first-generation BMW X5 mid-sized luxury crossover SUV.

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The BMW X6 is a mid-size luxury crossover by German automaker BMW.

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BMW xDrive

BMW xDrive is the marketing name for the all-wheel drive system found on the BMW X1, X2, X3, X4, X5, X6 and X7 crossover sport activity vehicles.

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Canadian Car of the Year

Canadian Car of the Year winners, as chosen by the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada.

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Car platform

A car platform is a shared set of common design, engineering, and production efforts, as well as major components over a number of outwardly distinct models and even types of cars, often from different, but related marques.

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Chennai (formerly known as Madras or) is the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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Compact car

A compact car (North America), or small family car in British acceptation, is a classification of cars that are larger than a subcompact car but smaller than a mid-size car, roughly equivalent to the C-segment in Europe.

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Concept car

A concept car (also known for as concept vehicle, show vehicle or prototype) is a car made to showcase new styling and/or new technology.

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Crossover (automobile)

A crossover or crossover utility vehicle (CUV) is a vehicle built on a unibody car platform combining in highly variable degrees features of a sport utility vehicle (SUV) with those of a passenger vehicle, especially a station wagon or hatchback.

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Diesel engine

The diesel engine (also known as a compression-ignition or CI engine), named after Rudolf Diesel, is an internal combustion engine in which ignition of the fuel which is injected into the combustion chamber is caused by the elevated temperature of the air in the cylinder due to mechanical compression (adiabatic compression).

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Electric car

An electric car is a plug-in electric automobile that is propelled by one or more electric motors, using energy typically stored in rechargeable batteries.

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The European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro NCAP) is a European car safety performance assessment programme (i.e. a New Car Assessment Program) based in Brussels (Belgium) and founded in 1997 by the Transport Research Laboratory for the UK Department for Transport and backed by several European governments, as well as by the European Union.

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European emission standards

European emission standards define the acceptable limits for exhaust emissions of new vehicles sold in EU and EEA member states.

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Facelift (automotive)

An automotive facelift (also known as mid-generational refresh, minor model change or minor model update, life cycle impulse) comprises changes to a car, truck or bus's styling during its production run – including, to highly variable degree, new sheetmetal, interior design elements or mechanical changes – allowing a carmaker to freshen a model without complete redesign.

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Four-wheel drive

Four-wheel drive, also called 4×4 ("four by four") or 4WD, refers to a two-axled vehicle drivetrain capable of providing torque to all of its wheels simultaneously.

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Front-engine, four-wheel-drive layout

In automotive design, an F4, or Front-engine, Four-wheel drive layout places the internal combustion engine at the front of the vehicle and drives all four roadwheels.

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Front-engine, front-wheel-drive layout

In automotive design, an FF, or front-engine, front-wheel-drive (FWD) layout places both the internal combustion engine and driven roadwheels at the front of the vehicle.

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Front-engine, rear-wheel-drive layout

In automotive design, an FR, or front-engine, rear-wheel-drive layout is one where the engine is located at the front of the vehicle and driven wheels are located at the rear.

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Graz is the capital of Styria and the second-largest city in Austria after Vienna.

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Greer, South Carolina

Greer is a city in Greenville and Spartanburg counties in the U.S. state of South Carolina.

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The H-point (or hip-point) is the theoretical, relative location of an occupant's hip: specifically the pivot point between the torso and upper leg portions of the body — as used in vehicle design, automotive design and vehicle regulation.

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A headlamp is a lamp attached to the front of a vehicle to light the road ahead.

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Hofmeister kink

The Hofmeister kink (sometimes also translated Hofmeister kick, German: Hofmeister-Knick) is an automotive design feature seen on modern BMWs and automobiles by other manufacturers.

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Inline-four engine

The inline-four engine or straight-four engine is a type of inline internal combustion four-cylinder engine with all four cylinders mounted in a straight line, or plane along the crankcase.

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Internal combustion engine

An internal combustion engine (ICE) is a heat engine where the combustion of a fuel occurs with an oxidizer (usually air) in a combustion chamber that is an integral part of the working fluid flow circuit.

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International Motor Show Germany

The International Motor Show Germany or simply International Motor Show, in German known as the Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung (IAA - International Automobile Exhibition), is the world's largest motor show.

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Jaguar F-Pace

The Jaguar F-Pace (codename X761) is a compact luxury crossover SUV made by British car manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover under their Jaguar marque, the first model to be built by Jaguar in the crossover SUV class.

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Jakarta, officially the Special Capital Region of Jakarta (Daerah Khusus Ibu Kota Jakarta), is the capital and largest city of Indonesia.

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Kaliningrad (p; former German name: Königsberg; Yiddish: קעניגסבערג, Kenigsberg; r; Old Prussian: Twangste, Kunnegsgarbs, Knigsberg; Polish: Królewiec) is a city in the administrative centre of Kaliningrad Oblast, a Russian exclave between Poland and Lithuania on the Baltic Sea.

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Kulim District

The Kulim District is a district and town in the state of Kedah, Malaysia.

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Lane departure warning system

In road-transport terminology, a lane departure warning system is a mechanism designed to warn the driver when the vehicle begins to move out of its lane (unless a turn signal is on in that direction) on freeways and arterial roads.

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Left- and right-hand traffic

The terms right-hand traffic (RHT) and left-hand traffic (LHT) refer to the practice, in bidirectional traffic situations, to keep to the right side or to the left side of the road, respectively.

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Lexus NX

The Lexus NX (Japanese: レクサス・NX, Rekusasu NX) is a compact luxury crossover SUV sold by Lexus, a luxury division of Toyota.

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Lincoln MKC

The Lincoln MKC is a compact premium crossover from Lincoln.

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Longitudinal engine

In automotive engineering, a longitudinal engine is an internal combustion engine in which the crankshaft is oriented along the long axis of the vehicle, front to back.

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Luxury vehicle

Luxury vehicle is a marketing term for a vehicle that provides luxury—pleasant or desirable features beyond strict necessity—at increased expense.

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Magna Steyr

Magna Steyr AG & Co KG is an automobile manufacturer based in Graz, Austria, where its primary manufacturing plant is also located.

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Manual transmission

A manual transmission, also known as a manual gearbox, a standard transmission or colloquially in some countries (e.g. the United States) as a stick shift is a type of transmission used in motor vehicle applications.

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Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class

The Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class (X253/C253) is a compact luxury SUV introduced in 2015 for the 2016 model year that replaces the former Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class.

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Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class

The Mercedes-Benz GLK (codename X204) is a compact luxury SUV that went on sale from the autumn of 2008 after its public debut at the 2008 Beijing Auto Show alongside the competing Audi Q5.

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North American International Auto Show

The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) is an annual auto show held in Detroit, Michigan at Cobo Center, usually in January.

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Petrol engine

A petrol engine (known as a gasoline engine in American English) is an internal combustion engine with spark-ignition, designed to run on petrol (gasoline) and similar volatile fuels.

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Pillar (car)

Pillars are the vertical or near vertical supports of a car's window area or greenhouse—designated respectively as the A, B, C or (in larger cars) D-pillar, moving from the front to rear, in profile view.

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Plug-in hybrid

A plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) is a hybrid electric vehicle whose battery can be recharged by plugging it in to an external source of electric power as well by its on-board engine and generator.

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Porsche Macan

The Porsche Macan (Type 95B) is a five-door luxury crossover SUV (CUV) produced by the German car manufacturer Porsche from 2014.

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Rally raid

Rally raid, also known as cross-country rallying is a form of long distance off-road racing that takes place over several days.

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Range Rover Velar

The Land Rover Range Rover Velar is a British compact luxury crossover SUV produced by automotive company Jaguar Land Rover under their Land Rover marque.

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Samsung is a South Korean multinational conglomerate headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul.

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South Carolina

South Carolina is a U.S. state in the southeastern region of the United States.

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Sport utility vehicle

Sport-utility (vehicle), SUV or sport-ute is an automotive classification, typically a kind of station wagon / estate car with off-road vehicle features like raised ground clearance and ruggedness, and available four-wheel drive.

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Straight-six engine

The straight-six engine or inline-six engine (often abbreviated I6 or L6) is an internal combustion engine with the cylinders mounted in a straight line along the crankcase with all the pistons driving a common crankshaft (straight engine).

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Torque, moment, or moment of force is rotational force.

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Turbo-diesel, also written as turbodiesel and turbo diesel, refers to any diesel engine equipped with a turbocharger.

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A turbocharger, or colloquially turbo, is a turbine-driven forced induction device that increases an internal combustion engine's efficiency and power output by forcing extra air into the combustion chamber.

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Twin-turbo or biturbo refers to a turbocharged engine in which two turbochargers compress the intake charge.

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Volvo XC60

The Volvo XC60 is a compact luxury crossover SUV manufactured and marketed by Swedish automaker Volvo Cars since 2008.

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ZF 8HP transmission

The ZF 8HP is an eight-speed automatic transmission designed and built by ZF Friedrichshafen.

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6th of October (city)

6th of October Cityمدينة السادس من أكتوبر is a city in Giza Governorate, a satellite town and part of the urban area of Cairo, Egypt, 32 km (20 miles) outside the city.

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