The 2017 BMW X4 comes from the stable of highly popular German auto giant BMW, and the mid-size crossover is going to be larger than X3. It is more like a hatchback variant of the BMW X3. It is in line, according to its manufacturer, for the development of the M version. It will borrow the best out of coupes and crossovers and expected to stand somewhere in between.
2017 BMW X4: Updates and New Technologies
This SUV is going to arrive with seating space for as many as 5 occupants. Its seats will be wrapped in high quality materials and come with a higher seating position. Buyers would love find the full-color BMW Head-Up display which can help drivers to get all the info that they need without lifting eyes from the road. Its auxiliary heater is remote-controlled in form, and will allow the vehicle to stay warm even before passengers and driver enter it. Its safety features will consist of pedestrian approach warning with brake activation, lane departure alerting and driving assistant among other things.
It will have a refreshed exterior, comprising of front and rear lights with LED technology, prominent grille, double round headlights which are so “trademark BMW”, broad air intakes and more. From the sides, 2017 BMW X4 will look streamlined with a slanted roof just like a coup. As far as its rear end is concerned, there will be prominent LED lamps and bumper. The exterior updates will be matched by upgrades in its interior. Dual zone climate control, USB and AUX inputs, Bluetooth connectivity, universal garage door opener, iDrive mounted knob and touchpad, remote-controlled auxiliary, top view and rear parking cameras, 16 speaker, 600 watt audio system, large touch screen, satellite radio, traction and stability control systems, side curtain airbags, dual side airbags, front collision warning, parking sensors, lane departure warning, pedestrian warning with brake activation and full color BMW Head-Up display will be some of the main features in 2017 BMW X4.
2017 BMW X4: Engine and Fuel Economy
A 2.0-liter turbocharged engine with inline configuration will power this car, and offer a peak power of about 280 hp. However, it is safe not to expect too high power yield considering the fact that the X4 is essentially going to be an updated version of X3 from BMW stable. The highest torque output of 2017 BMW X4 will be 258 lb-ft. It is rumored that the engine will be coupled with an 8-speed shiftable automatic transmission, which would drive power to the rear wheels or all wheels. This vehicle will be able to deliver a mileage of 20 mpg on busy city roads and 28 mpg on highways. There will be combined mileage of 23 mpg.
2017 BMW X4: Price and Arrival
Pricing of this vehicle is likely to begin from $50,000, for the base models. The cost of its high end versions is obviously going to be more. The 2017 BMW X4 is likely to hit the auto market showrooms sometime during early quarter of 2017.