Along with the 1 Series hatchback, BMW is also readying to make some changes for the littlest SUV in its lineup: the X1. However, do not expect to see it occur until the 2015 model year.
The 2016 BMW X1 could seem like a fairly brand-new product to purchasers in the United States, the present generation of the small energy motor vehicle has actually been on sale for a couple of years in other world markets such as Europe. BMW is placing the final discuss an all new X1.
Exterior of BMW X1
The exterior styling is a lot more streamlined compared to the current design blending components discovered in the bigger X3 and also the 2-Series Active Tourer with which it shares its front-wheel drive-based supports. BMW’s xDrive all-wheel drive system will be offered on higher-end versions.
The X1 will sign up with the ranks of BMW’s various other 2-Series versions as well as the most up to date MINI hatchbacks in using the Bavarian team’s 1.5-liter 3-cylinder and also 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbocharged petrol and also diesel lumps matched to both six-speed handbook and also eight-speed automatic transmissions, depending on the marketplace.
BMW X1 2016 Interior
As for the interior, common tools will certainly include all the current BMW modern technologies, and also most likely, the most up to date ConnectDrive modern technology will be provided for those interested.
2016 BMW X1 Engine
In the engine division, BMW will likely suit its new B48-series 2.0-liter turbo 4 for motor vehicles delivered to the U.S. The present most powerful variation of this engine establishes 231 horsepower.
Overseas, buyers are likely to have the selection of some diesels and also BMW’s B38-series 1.5-liter three-cylinder engines. Transmissions ought to include six-speed handbook and also eight-speed automated units.
The most significant change will be certainly the new headlamps which will obtain the vehicle’s fascia a lot more according to the remainder of the SUVs like the X3, X6.
The kidney grille will certainly be in a greater position and also will have less height and also width than in the past. Also, the lower air intakes at the front will certainly be dramatically larger than the existing generation.
2016 BMW X1 Release date
The new 2016 BMW X1 is expected to release throughout Europe next summer, meaning it will likely debut at the Geneva Motor Show next March. It’s feasible the soft-roader could not show up on our shores till a later date.