The new BMW X1 third generation is jam packed with the latest technology, infotainment systems and top-notch driver assist features. For a reasonable price, you get everything you’d expect and more from an SUV of this class as well as the The new BMW X1’s iconic good looks.
Strong on the Outside
The eye-catching, double kidney shaped grill at the front is enclosed by two slender adaptive LED lights that sweep elegantly around to the sides. Subtly angled lines curve across the sides to the L shaped rear lights that are echoed by extended L-shaped corner accents below. The resulting look is smooth and seamless in its elegance.
Beautiful on the Inside
Venture inside to find the curved display screen has touch and voice control for easy use, while the switch/sliding control on the central console makes operation a breeze. Comfort is key in the back, with flexible backrest foldability to suit the individual. Described as Sensatic Oyster, the creamy white upholstery is pleasantly offset with contrasting seams and stitching.
Up-to-the-Minute Digital Technology
Staying connected is easy with smartphone integration via Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Juice up your phone by charging it in wireless in an inductive tray so you’re never out of contact. The display screen consists of a 10.25-inch central touchscreen and an 10.7-inch digital drivers display.
The Driving Assistant Professional system will keep you safe by automatically maintaining speed, distance and lane position. Safety comes first with Frontal Collision Warning including City Collision Mitigation, Lane Departure Warning, and Active Blind Spot Detection features. Reversing and Parking Assistance will help you avoid accidents with these maneuvers.
Seven speed transmission, and the turbocharged 241-hp, four-cylinder engine helps the BMW X1 reach 0-60 miles per hour in 6.2 seconds. Storage capacity has increased, thanks to the wider profile of the third generation model.
BMW’s xDrive28i is an intelligent all-wheel drive system that is able to compensate for adverse conditions like snow, rain or loose surfaces. The xDrive28i system can redistribute power between wheels in order to make up for bad conditions, reducing traction and making for a better driving experience.
There are a range of option packages available on certain models. For comfort, you can get steering wheel and seat warming for an extra cozy ride. The addition of folding wing mirrors if usually for getting in and out of tight spots. Comfort Access means the door will automatically unlock when the key is detected, eliminating the need to even remove your keys from your pocket. Available only on M Sport models, a package that include sun protection glass keeps the interior from heating up to much in the sun. The Harman/Kardon Surround Sound Audio System comes with 12 speaker to give all passengers a superior sound experience. Adding panoramic glass roof allows for a breathtaking view of the sky above.
The New BMW X1 Models
The New BMW X1 Line has wireless phone charging, 18-inch alloy wheels, silver trim on the outside, heating on the driver and passenger seats, wireless phone and contrast stitching on the dashboard.
The sporty style and performance of the M sport is sure to make this a popular option with it’s dark exterior trim and 19-inch alloy wheels.
The all new BMW iX1 is an electric version promising to give drivers a more eco-friendly version of this popular SUV.
Which ever model you choose, the bigger, faster, and bolder BMW X1 is sure to turn heads. With ample room inside for passengers and more room in the back, as well as up to date digital technology and more user friendly controls, the BMW X1 offers looks, manoeuvrability and power for a reasonable price. For more info on the BMW X1 visit https://www.bmw.com/en-au/models/x-series/x1-suv/showroom/x1.html