The BMW X1 was launched in 2009. This car is a compact luxury crossover and is the smallest model by BMW. It came redesigned with many changes in all aspects. It has a new styling, upgraded interior, new engines and many other changes. BMW usually releases its performance models in the second year of production, so the 2017 BMW X1 M model is expected for the 2017 year.
2017 BMW X1 M – Changes and Updates:
There will be changes to upgrade the 2017 BMW X1 M to enhance its functionality and to make it more attractive. It is expected to have an even more aggressive appearance. In the front the 2017 X1 M will have the BMW signature prolonged twin grille and badge. The fully automatic twin LED headlights will be ringed and elongated making them sleek and more attractive. It will have large air intakes, day running lights and a revised bumper. At the back the car will have redesigned tail lights to enhance visibility, a lift gate with a rear screen wiper, a dual pipe exhaust system and an aerodynamic spoiler and bumper. The 2017 BMW X1 M will also have a lower ride, 18 or 19 inch wheels and wider fenders.
In the cabin, the new BMW X1 M will be stylish, spacious and luxurious. It will have the familiar set of M upgrades available in other BMW’S. It will be fitted with quality materials, sophisticated equipment and the latest technological gadgets. It will feature a 6.5-inch touch screen display for the infotainment system, instrument gauges with M design, sportier steering wheel together with the famous M mode button, navigation system, automatic climate control, Alcantara leather seats, audio, and entertainment system including CD player, MP3 decoder, and AM/FM radio, improved sport seats, etc. Behind the rear seat there is a 27 cubic foot baggage hold, and the load height is 28 inches. There is a power operated hatch which can be opened by swinging a foot under the back bumper. Safety features will include Anti lock breaks, Break Assist, Stability and traction control, Lane departure warning system, Blind spot monitoring system, occupant sensing air bags, Adaptive cruise control, Immobilize, Forward collision avoidance, safety belts, park assist, security system and many more.
2017 BMW X1 M – Engine Department:
The new 2017 BMW X1 M sport will have (It is not official) 3.0-liter V6 twin turbo engine that will be able to develop about 350 horsepower. This engine can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 6.0 seconds, from 0 to 100 in 14.9 seconds and from 0 to 120 mph in 25.6 seconds. It has a top speed (governor limited) of 155 mph, and can brake from 70 to 0, in 180 feet. This engine will be paired with an eight speed automatic transmission. It will have the All Wheel Drive as standard. The car is expected to provide a superior driving experience and excellent performance.
2017 BMW X1 M – Date of Launch and Price:
The staring price for the 2017 X1 is $37 000, and the 2017 BMW X1 M model is likely to start at or above $50 000.
The car is expected to be launched later in 2016 as 2017 model.