The Borgward was established in the year 1929, with its headquarters in Bremen and since then risen to become one of the best car makers in Germany. This company has produced several models between 1961 and 1970, and in 2015 Borgward announced their comeback with a new stylish Borgward BX7 SUV at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The new paradigm will undergo several changes such as in its engine options, which will make the SUV more fuel economical as well as competitive to other models. In addition to that, several changes will be seen in both its exterior and interior to make it more comfortable and give the vehicle an outstanding appearance.
Borgward BX7 SUV – Exterior and Interior Review:
The new model is a big SUV that will come with a standard diamond pattern grille that will be incorporated well with a heavy front bumper and fog lamps and that thus give the vehicle an aggressive appearance. It will also have wider front intakes that will help in the cooling of the engine and still on the front part, the SUV will also have modern LED lighting effects. At the rear side of the crossover, there is a strong bumper and two exhaust pipes. Besides that, the new BX7 will have sharper lines and a roof spoiler among others. These exterior features should give the vehicle an attractive look to customers.
Apart from receiving advanced technology, the interior part of this crossover will undergo changes that will increase comfort and safety while driving. The new Borgward BX7 SUV will offer an option of 5 to 7 seats which are spacious and upholstered with a high-quality leather material. On the rear side, it has a big cargo space which makes it an excellent vehicle for family use. The dashboard of this crossover is well equipped with modern infotainment features which include a 12.3-inch touchscreen that assists in driving as well as controlling other systems in the car. Additional features include smartphone connectivity, Wi-Fi hotspot, as well as a quality sound system to keep you entertained along the way. The vehicle also has an automatic air conditioner to regulate the temperature. The safety features are not left out since BX7 will be offering airbags in the front seats and side airbag curtains for the rear seats. Other safety features include a cruise control system and a 360 degrees panoramic camera.
Borgward BX7 SUV – Engine Options:
The new Borgward BX7 SUV will have two engine options which include: a 2.0 liter 4-cylinder turbocharged engine combined with a 6-speed transmission and an AWD setup which will enable the crossover to generate up to 221 hp. The second engine option is a hybrid that is expected in the future and will be comprised of a 2.0 liter turbocharged gasoline engine, an electric motor, 7-speed transmission distributed to all the wheels and will produce an output of 401 hp. Bx7 will have a top speed of 125 mph and should be able to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 10 seconds.
Borgward BX7 SUV – Price and Release Date.
The new Borgward BX7 SUV will first be released in Chinese and adjacent markets at the end of 2016 then later to other markets such as Europe in early 2017 with a starting price of $30,000. Borgward BX7 SUV will face completion from other SUV crossovers such as BMWX3 and Audi q5.