The new 2017 BMW X1 will be the right choice for you if you are looking for a small SUV with dynamic performance, a feature galore and spacious cabin. This model will hit the dealerships slightly improved in almost every segment, starting from its exterior design to the spacious cabin as well as to the powerful engine capabilities. According to BMW, its release date is anticipated to be sometime in 2017. Read our exclusive review and you can find out why this model will be very popular among customers, and you can also learn about something more about it. Enjoy!
2017 BMW X1 – Attractive Exterior and Interior Design:
The appearance of the anticipated 2017 BMW X1 is very attractive and also very luxurious. There is going to be some slight changes compared to the previous model. First of all, its exterior design is exceptional, and we can expect to see some improvements here. Much of the styling cues will be borrowed from its older brothers X5 and X3 models. At the front side, this model has slightly larger kidney grille, but the shape is the same. Also, the headlamps of the forthcoming 2017 BMW X1 are redesigned; the shape is the same, but they are sleeker this time. Down low, we can notice larger fog lights powered by the LEDs. The taillights and the headlights also feature the newest LED technology. The large air intakes are integrated into the modified front bumper. In general, a model for 2017 is much more stylish than its predecessor. The chassis is made from lightweight materials such as aluminum and carbon fiber. At the sides, the huge 19-inch aluminum wheels give this model even more attractive look.
From the inside, the future 2017 BMW X1 has a lot of high-quality materials and also so many high-tech features. The cabin is spacious, and it is capable of accommodating up to five passengers. All seats inside are wrapped in the premium leather. The spacing has been an increase for up to 1.5 inches and can extend up to 2.5 inches when adjusting the seats. The dashboard of this model has a cleaner new look. An upright aluminum trim divides the control panel into two and gives a classier look that way. The infotainment system will be updated, and we can expect a lot of entertainment features for the passengers. Some of the interior features include a seven-speaker audio system, cruise control, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, 8.8-inch display, 12-speaker Harman Kardon sound system and a panoramic moonroof.
2017 BMW X1 – Powertrain Configuration:
Underneath the hood, the next 2017 BMW X1 is equipped with a twin-turbo, 2.0-liter, V4 engine that is capable of delivering 228 hp and 258 pound-feet of torque. The max output is lower than before, but the acceleration is better. The run to the 60 miles per hour will be around 6.3 seconds, while the top speed will be rated at 130 mph. The same transmission is provided, and that is the 8-speed automatic transmission system. According to EPA, this model has a fuel consumption of 22/32 mpg in the city/highway.
2017 BMW X1 – MSRP and Release Date:
This model has a starting manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $35.800. Its release date will be probably at the beginning of 2017. But, there are some rumors about its release date in the second half of this year, but that is not officially confirmed.