Despite the fact that small crossover from BMW did not make the required impact in the mind of fans, the automaker still did not give up on the vehicle.For that reason, the German automaker is coming up with the interesting 2018 BMW X1 which is another compact crossover SUV. The exterior part of this vehicle should be impressive and quite attractive in order to attract more attention to the vehicle when it will be released into the world car market.
2018 BMW X1: Design and Features
The 2018 BMW X1 is coming with same outlook like the X3 and X5 siblings. The entire dimensions and exterior appearance are expected to be same which will make this vehicle come in same size as the siblings. There is going to be improved designs, exterior styling and beautification which will make this vehicle the best among others in the same category. The ground clearance is enhanced up to 40 mm which helps to improve the overall aerodynamics and the overall skills of the vehicle. At the front ends, comes improved designed grille, front bumper with perfect styling and LED front headlamps. The rear end is never left behind as it is also enhanced with amazing design and accents.
Another thing about this crossover is that it is coming with refreshing interior embellished with quality leather upholstery seats. The driver seats are expected to come with adjustment technology and the steering is coming equipped with lots of techs improved features. There is large touch screen display, Bluetooth and USB connectivity coupled with Wi-Fi internet connection. Music lovers will enjoy superior entertainment with quality speakers, CD/DVD players, audio players, and others. There is also cruise control and satellite radio coupled with climatic control features.
Performance and Safety
For those who love functional and well-performing SUV, the 2018 X1 will be the right choice. It is coming four well-engineered engine options. The four engines will be made up of one petrol engine and three diesel engines. One of the options will be a turbo engine with the ability to produce 228 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. The fuel economy is expected to be more than 40 mpg.
BMW is among the German automakers known for their seriousness over the safety of their customers. For that reason, the 2018 BMW X1 is expected to come with the features that will completely ensure safety and security of users at all time. Some of the safety features include: Stability control, airbags, seatbelts, traction control, cruise control, lane departure monitoring, blind spot monitoring and lots more. Among the competition of this vehicle, the major ones are Audi Q3, Range Rover Evoque and Mercedes GLA.
Price and Release Date
The actual release date of the 2018 BMW X1 is anticipated to be within 2017 or at the beginning of 2018. The actual date is yet to be announced to the public by the automaker. The price of this vehicle is also not announced but the fans are estimating that the vehicle may be a little costlier than the predecessor.