For a long time now, the BMW has been creating a great name for itself because of the solid status it has gained in making quality vehicles. Due to its high-tech features, the automaker has been capable of surviving tough times. Recently, the BMW announced its intent to release a brand new X series, namely the 2017 BMW X2. The car will get its platform from the BMW X1, adopting the UKL structural design with the novel front-wheel drive system. This new vehicle will most likely make its debut at the upcoming 2016 Geneva Motor show, which will host pre-production concept models. It will greatly be influenced by the larger X6 and X4 models in its exterior styling. It will also feature a coupe-like look, with five-door and three-door layouts available.
2017 BMW X2 – Cosmetic Changes:
Most features and elements of 2017 BMW X2 will be made of carbon fiber and other lightweight but tough materials. Consequently, this will reduce the overall weight of the new car making it more fuel-efficient. Its front fascia will come with signature butterfly grille that is found in BMW X1, but will be redesigned to give the car an elegant look. This car will get an enormous bumper that will not only protect the elements in the front area but will also give it an aggressive appearance. The driver’s vision will be enhanced by a pair of LED headlamp, which will also give this mid-sized car an attractive look. To efficiently cool its engine, the car will come with dual air spaces located on the lower front area. There will be a defogger on the rear window of this new car that will be complimented by automatic rain-sensing wipers. It will come with a choice of either five or three door versions giving buyers the option to buy the car of their specifications. Also, this sporty SUV will ride on large alloy wheels that will be wrapped with high-performance sports tires.
The interior of X2 BMW will be made spacious leaving enough allowances for large cargo, and enabling occupants to sit comfortably. Its adjustable seats have been covered with leather to improve on its elegance as well as providing a relaxing interior atmosphere. Its dashboard has been made simple and will come with a friendly interface. A large touchscreen will help the driver to monitor and control the car’s features. Top quality safety and security attributes will also be installed in this vehicle.
2017 BMW X2 – Power Unit:
2017 BMW X2 will be endowed with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that will be capable of generating a maximum output of 240 hp and 350 lb-ft of twist. The engine will be mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission that will be available in the all-wheel drive system. The vehicle will accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 6 seconds, and will achieve a top speed of 155 mph. Compared to other versions in the same category, this car will have a large fuel economy.
2017 BMW X2 – Expected MSRP and Availability:
Reliable sources confirm that the 2017 BMW X2 will be on the market come early 2017, and is expected to be priced at $31,000.