2016 BMW X1 Specs and Photos
2016 BMW X1 Overview
With 730,000 sales in 2009, the 2016 BMW X1 is favored and would have no need to make its revolution. Yet soon, everything changes. In October, when the second generation of the Bavarian adventurer invest concessions, we will not have to deal with a propulsion changes to 4×4 if you opt for one of many xDrive versions. It will rather be a cousin of the Mini Countryman, with a wiser architecture front wheel. Normally, the new X1 will be pulled by the front wheels, and the engine will be installed in a transverse position. Only xDrive variants will receive a supplement motor skills, especially if the front wheels slip. Sacrilege for a BMW? Perhaps, but it is not near a transgression. Minivans Series Active 2 and Gran Tourer already borrow the same base. And this architecture has objective advantages that deserve some attention.
Thus, despite cm long and less (ie 4.44 m in total), BMW promises more space for passengers and their luggage in The New BMW X1. 5-seat configuration, the boot volume of ad 85 dm3 more or 505 dm3. It also gaining modularity, thanks to a sliding seat of 13 cm (optional) and zippers on the back to fold the remote folder. In return for a surcharge, the tailgate is operated electrically or in handsfree mode, with a simple movement of the foot under the rear bumper, if you tick the boxes of the catalog of temptations. Significantly higher (5 cm) than its predecessor, the X1 future should also appeal to those who appreciate the high seating position of SUVs. In this case, it is scaled to 4 cm at the front, or 6 to the rear.
Compared to his grandfather, the 2016 BMW X1 also modernizing its equipment. Exit Xenon headlights, the LED spot projectors, optional. New features also include the damping control, head-up display and a helper named Assistant More Driving, which includes an adaptive control with Stop & Go function, the autonomous emergency braking, the lane departure warning, and the ability to install applications from the ConnectedDrive Store. All this is controlled from iDrive and its famous wheel, coupled with a 6.5 inch screen (option 8.8), which also used to manage the optional Harman Kardon sound system, consisting of 360 W, which beeps in the cockpit via 12 speakers.
2016 BMW X1 Engine
Under the hood , the sound will be sent by the four-cylinder known Active Series 2 and Gran Tourer. In essence, these 2-liters developing between 192 (sDrive and xDrive20i) and 231 horsepower (xDrive25i). The three turbodiesel that line from free, them, 150 (sDrive and xDrive18d), 190 (xDrive20d) and 231 horsepower (xDrive25d) .A month after the release of the new X1, the catalog will complete the three-cylinder 18i (136 horsepower ) and 16d (116 horsepower ), available only in tension. All blocks are associated with a manual transmission or six-speed automatic transmission which has eight, installed immediately on versions of at least 190 horsepower. For the four-cylinder available early, the tax penalty ranges from 0 (sDrive18d and xDrive20d) and 1,600 € (xDrive25i), according to the scale 2015. Subsequently, the smallest Adventurer of the BMW range also inherit a plug-in hybrid mains.