2023 BMW X1
- Sold in Pakistan = 2018-Present
- Generation = 2nd
- BMW official Dealers Contacts
- 2023 BMW X1 Price in Pakistan = 17,090,000 PKR (Excluded Taxes & Documents Charges)
The first generation of BMW X1 debuted in 2009 as a rear-wheel-drive subcompact luxury SUV and 2nd generation of it was introduced in 2015. It is built on the UKL2 platform and is available in both front-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive options. The 2022 version of the BMW X1 is expected to release in December 2021 or at the beginning of 2022. It will be a redesigned variant, offering a front-wheel-drive option as a standard in all trim levels and an all-wheel-drive as an optional feature. The 2022 model might be the 3rd generation of the BMW X1, and it is seen tested on the roads of the UK. The BMW X1 available in the market is the 2021 model, and it is unchanged from the previous model other than larger infotainment and refreshed front fascia; no big changes have been made in the 2021 BMW X1. The 2021 BMW X1 is ranked number two among other subcompact luxury SUVs, and we are hoping for new improvements in the upcoming model. BMW X1 was also introduced to Pakistani automobile markets by Dewan Motors in 2016, and the latest model is also imported to Pakistan. The price of the BMW X1 is competitive compared to other luxury SUVs available in Pakistan.
Trims & Variants:
The 2021 BMW X1 is available in two variants that are sDrive28i and xDrive28i. The sDrive28i is the base model, and it offers 18-inches wheels, roof rails, an 8.8-inches touch screen, an automatic climate control system, leather seats, a lane departure warning alert, and a front collision warning alarm. The xDrive28i offers an all-wheel-drive feature and Hill descent control.
BMW X1 also offers a number of packages that enhance and upgrade the vehicle with more convenience, a premium interior, and a styled exterior.
The M Sport package upgrades your BMW X1 with a unique wheel design, sport front seats, sport steering wheel, and M Sport suspension. The Convenience package offers power-folding mirrors, a panoramic sunroof, ambient lights in the cabin, and auto-dimming mirrors. The Premium package offers a head-up display, upgraded navigation, a heated steering wheel, and heated front seats. The Luxury package offers authentic leather upholstery with wood-grain or aluminum trim, wireless charging, and adaptive cruise control. The sDrive28i variant is the most-seen variant of the BMW X1 in Pakistan.
Engine & Power:
Both the variants of BMW X1 get their power from a 2.0 liter, 4-cylinder, turbocharged engine that produces 228 hp of horsepower and a 258 pound-feet of torque. Both variants offer an 8-speed automatic transmission. The sDrive28i comes with a front-wheel-drive while the xDrive28i comes with an all-wheel-drive.
Performance & Drive:
The BMW X1 is perfect for your every journey, either your everyday commute or long-distance travel. The 2.0 liters engine works efficiently and generates enough power to run all four wheels when required. The adaptive suspension in BMW X1 optimizes driving dynamics and comfort by adjusting the damper characteristics according to the driving situation. The M Sport steering wheel in BMW X1 gives you a precise steering response that ensures less effort is required to turn the wheel. The BMW X1 is fun to drive with its M sport suspension, M Sport steering wheel, and impressive handling maneuvers. The M Sport suspension in the M Sport package is set ten millimeters lower and provides more firm ride quality. The 8-speed automatic transmission comes with dual-clutch technology and offers quicker gear changes, so you get a sporty ride. The braking system has multi-piston calipers for exceptional braking performance. It allows athletic driving and efficient braking, even on wet surfaces. It offers a variety of driving modes like Comfort mode, standard mode, Eco Pro mode, and Sport mode. The Eco Pro mode adjusts the accelerator, transmission, and heating or air conditioning temperature to save fuel. The Sport mode provides more dynamic driving. The brake energy regeneration technology in BMW X1 generates electricity when you apply the brake or take your foot off the accelerator, and the energy is fed into the battery. The optimum shift indicator of the BMW X1 displays the current gear information and recommends the most efficient gear for lower fuel consumption. The fuel efficiency of the BMW X1 is great, giving you more mileage with every liter of petrol used. The front-wheel-drive sDrive280i trim gives an estimated mileage of 24 miles per gallon in the city (10.5 km/L) and 33 miles per gallon on the highways (14 km/L), while the all-wheel-drive xDrive280i trim gives a mileage of 23 miles per gallon in the city (9-10 km/L) and 31 miles per gallon on the highways (13 km/L).
Exterior Design & Features:
The exterior design of the BMW X1 model is not changed much, and it has the same chrome kidney-shaped grille in the front with fourteen black vertical slats. The LED headlights have the BMW Icon design and come with LED daytime running lights, while the two-part LED taillights are one lighting segment whose one part is in the tailgate. The front bumper has the same color as the body, while the x-Line model has silver matt underbody protection and a front bumper. The rear bumper has black silver matt inserts, and the roof rails are made of satin aluminum. The comfort package offers an automatic anti-dazzle electric folding feature in exterior mirrors. The higher-end trims come with 19-inch alloy wheels with a Y-Spoke design that makes the BMW X1 look sportier.
Interior Design & Features:
The inside of the BMW X1 is made of premium materials that give you a luxury feel. The cabin has Dakota leather and chrome accents to make it luxurious and comfortable at the same time. It has two rows of seats to accommodate five adults, and the synthetic leather seats come with sufficient bolstering to make you feel comfortable. The headroom and legroom are enough in both rows, and passengers enjoy their journeys. The front seats have an 8-way power adjustment and come with a heating facility while heating is also given in the steering wheel. The cargo area has a space of 27.1 cubic feet, and it can be increased to 58.7 cubic feet by folding the rear seats. The infotainment system in BMW X1 comes with a 10.25 inches touch screen compatible with your smartphones and provides infotainment. The head-up display provides all information related to the vehicle and journey on the windscreen, and the 5.7-inches instrument cluster shows navigation and operation via iDrive Controller. You will be provided a wireless charging dock and USB ports to charge your Smartphone. The BMW Connected App makes you connect to your car through your mobile phone and let you access your car through a navigation system.
Safety & Features:
Most BMW vehicles get five stars rating in crash testing and safety so the X1 was crash-tested by Euro NCAP at the end of 2015 and scored the maximum five stars, scoring 90% for adult occupant protection and 87% for child occupants.
The Driving Assistance Plus in BMW X1 offers a variety of functions like a Lane departure warning alarm, front collision warning alarm, and much more. Some of the latest safety features BMW X 1 provides are as follows:
- Hill descent control
- The Parke Assist
- Reversing Assist
- Stop and Go-function
- Adaptive cruise control
- High-beam assistant
- Traffic jam Assist
- Intelligent emergency call
- Active guard providing emergency braking system