SUV BMW. In October, the new BMW X1 comes. It is the second generation of the small SUV from Bavaria. Compared to its predecessor, he has gained in height (+ 53 mm), which contributes to improved space in the interior. The elevated seating position (+ 36 millimeters at the front, + 64mm rear) optimizes the overview of the traffic situation. The legroom in the rear grew by 37 millimeters (at standard equipment) or up to 66 mm with optional sliding rear bench seat.
The luggage compartment volume is 505 liters, an increase of 85 liters, compared to the previous model. It can by folding down the 40: 40 to be extended and divisible optional adjustable in the rear seat backrest inclination as required up to 1550 liters: 20. For additional variability is a folding front passenger seatback and a 13 centimeters sliding longitudinally rear seats are available as an option.
For the market launch in October 2015, two petrol and three diesel engines with four cylinders to choose from that come from the new engine family of BMW Group and cover a power range from 150 hp to 231 hp. They are combined with a six-speed manual transmission or an 8-speed Steptronic transmission, which have also been redeveloped. Even the four-wheel drive xDrive has been revised, the equipment is easier and will thus have a positive effect on fuel consumption.
For The cockpit is now also a head-up display is available, moreover, the BMW X1 equipped with that contained in Driving Assistant Plus systems Active Cruise Control with Stop & Go function, Lane Departure Warning, Traffic Jam Assistant and rear-end and people warning with City-brake application.