India has launched the new updated version of second-generation BMW X1. Locally
produced at BMW Group Plant Chennai, the car is available in BS VI diesel and
petrol variants at all BMW dealerships across India.
vehicle was unveiled by Rudratej Singh, President and Chief Executive Officer,
BMW Group India. The new BMW X1 is available in three variants – the new
SportX, xLine and M Sport.
new BMW X1 is available in two BS VI petrol and two BS VI diesel variants which
are locally produced. The ex-showroom prices are as follows –
BMW X1 sDrive20i SportX (petrol)
BMW X1 sDrive20i xLine (petrol)
BMW X1 sDrive20d xLine (diesel)
BMW X1 sDrive20d M Sport (diesel)
variant has distinguished exterior and interior design features that lend an
individual personality to the car. SportX reflects the perfect combination of
sporty and ‘X’ elements. xLine puts on a powerful character enhancing the car’s
off-road looks. M Sport bestows a masculine character distinguishing itself as
an elite sports model.
novel introduction in the segment is a 5 years / 60,000 kilometres service and
warranty package for the new BMW X1. The vehicle now comes with three new
exterior colours – Storm Bay, Misano Blue and Sunset Orange.
sharper design of the new BMW X1 strengthens its authentic and powerful SAV
character. With commanding proportions, high seating position and good road
visibility, it has greater road presence than ever before.
exterior embodies a muscular and dominant character with precisely drawn lines
and strikingly contoured surfaces. The front has an imposing appearance with
larger BMW grille and air intakes as well as striking new LED headlights with
LED foglamps. The athletic side view is complemented by a dynamic wedge shape
formed by the roofline, eye-catching character lines and window surfaces that
taper towards the rear. The rear design underscores the car’s width and sporty
stance with wrap-around LED rear lights, inlays in body color and bigger twin
new BMW X1 has generous proportions, comfort and a feeling of spaciousness on
the inside, thanks to an intelligent vehicle structure and smartly conceived
interior configuration. Entry into the new BMW X1 is rather stylish with a
welcome greeting ‘X1’ projected onto the ground from the side mirrors. Ample
room for all occupants, along with horizontal surface design, create an
ambience typical of a sports activity vehicle.
up the cabin with a sense of spaciousness and light is the large Panorama Glass
Roof. Ambient Lighting with six dimmable designs creates an atmosphere for
every mood. The micro-activated carbon particulate filter ensures clean and
fresh air inside the cabin. Comfortable seating is an important consideration
for long journeys and traffic jams and the new BMW X1 offers electrical seat
adjustment for both driver (with memory function) and passenger. M Sport offers
Sport Seats for driver and front passenger. The rear seat backrest can be
reclined for added comfort. Folding down the 40:20:40 split backrest increases
boot capacity from 500 litres to 1,550 litres, making the versatility of new
BMW X1 suitable for all kinds of journeys.
two-litre four-cylinder petrol engine of the BMW X1 sDrive20i produces an
output of 192 hp and maximum torque of 280 Nm at 1,350 – 4,600 rpm. The car
accelerates from 0 -100 km/hr in 7.7 seconds. The two-litre four-cylinder
diesel engine of the BMW X1 sDrive20d produces an output of 190 hp and a
maximum torque of 400 Nm at 1,750 – 2,500 rpm. The car accelerates from 0 -100
km/hr in 7.9 seconds.
BMW X1 sDrive20i has fuel efficiency of 14.82 kms/ltr and low CO2 emissions of
160 g/km. The BMW X1 sDrive20d has fuel efficiency of 19.62 kms/ltr and low CO2
emissions of 135 g/km*.
the Driving Experience Control switch, driver can change the driving character
of the vehicle by choosing between different driving modes - ECO PRO, Comfort,
seven/eight speed Steptronic Sport automatic transmission performs smooth,
almost imperceptible gearshifts. At any time, in any gear, the transmission
collaborates perfectly with the engine, enabling it to develop its full power
and efficiency. For even greater driving pleasure, it is available with
steering wheel paddle shifters and cruise control with braking function as
standard. Using Launch Control, ambitious drivers can achieve maximum
acceleration with optimized traction from a standstill.
host of BMW ConnectedDrive technologies make for an entertaining and safe
journey. The BMW X1 features a high-resolution 8.8-inch Central Information
Display with iDrive Controller and Navigation with touch functionality.
Wireless Apple CarPlay ensures seamless smartphone connection with the car to
access navigation, contacts, messages, music and other functions. Also
available optionally is an extremely handy wireless charging station that
doubles up as a power bank. Park Distance Control and Rear-View Camera make parking
in tight spots easier.
Blue Performance is an important component of BMW EfficientDynamics which is
dedicated to reduction of fuel consumption and emissions while also increasing
power and driving pleasure. Other BMW EfficientDynamics features in the new BMW
X1 are Steptronic Sport Automatic Transmission, Auto Start-Stop, Brake-Energy
Regeneration, Electronic Power Steering, 50:50 Weight Distribution and ECO PRO
mode in Driving Experience Control.
new BMW X1 comes loaded with BMW Safety technologies such as six airbags,
Attentiveness Assistance, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) including Dynamic
Traction Control (DTC), Cornering Brake Control (CBC), electric parking brake
with auto hold, side-impact protection, electronic vehicle immobilizer and
crash sensor, ISOFIX child seat mounting and integrated emergency spare wheel
under the load floor.
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