The redesigned 2019 BMW X1 may look like an evolutionary upgrade from the outgoing compact crossover, but it really will be the first BMW to use the front-drive platform the new company are sold in the United States later. The second generation of BMW’s smallest X model that migrate to the new architecture along with the Mini Cooper, and will reach US dealerships autumn with the new four-cylinder engine, roomier interior, and features new technology.
First time around, BMW’s littlest SUV was a bit of a mongrel. It forced an ill-fitting off-roader bodystyle onto a platform borrowed from the previous-generation 3 Series Touring, with compromised packaging and misshapen proportions the result. This time it’s based not on a rehashed rear-drive estate car but the transverse-engined, front-drive platform that underpins the Active Tourer MPV, and the reincarnated now really rather well-rounded, X1 only goes to vindicate its change of faith.
2019 BMW X1 Exterior and Interior Design
With a curb weight of 3,660 pounds, 2019 BMW X1 is 66 pounds lighter than its predecessor. BMW attributes that to an “intelligent mix of materials for the body structure and chassis components” that also increase agility, lower vibrations and improve safety. Aluminum is used for the hood, bumper supports, wheel hubs and other components to further reduce weight.
The developers have brought some significant changes into the interior of 2019 BMW X1. The optional Drive Assistance Plus package is camera-based. It includes lane departure warning, speed limit information, automatic high beams, frontal collision and pedestrian warning, city collision mitigation, parking assistance, and active cruise control. The connectivity services and telematics have the potential to upscale the luxury features that can be found on the Interior of BMW X1. The X1 has BMW’s ConnectedDrive infotainment features and a head-up display. Drivers will use BMW’s iDrive controllers and a 6.5 inch or optional 8.8 inch monitor to access BMW apps, remote services and real-time traffic information.
2019 BMW X1 Release Date and Price
Anticipate 2019 to a dilemma the BMW X1 great efficient SUV marketplace a long time from now. BMW has a high plans to launch this SUV at the Auto Show in 2018. 2019 BMW X1 suggests that something can be valued from $ 31,000 to $ 50,000.
2019 BMW X1 Powertrain and Specification
The BMW X1 comes in just one trim level at launch a single all wheel drive powertrain with sporting a 2.0 liter turbocharged 4 cylinder petrol engine with 170kW of power and 350Nm of torque. According to BMW, coupled to the well-known ZF automatic transmission, the little SUV will go from 0-100km/h in just 6.5 seconds, fast enough to put plenty of wannabe performance cars to shame. The fuel efficiency of the 2019 BMW X1 is unusual in the city but increase to a respectable 32 mpg on the highway.