BMW X1 series
BMW X1 has always been the bestselling and most affordable BMW‘s crossover since the time of its launch and its winning formula made it rankings top enough for the 2020 version of X1 to declare it number one luxury subcompact SUV. 2020 BMW X1 is best luxury subcompact car providing you with spacious cargo area, intuitive technological features, refreshed exterior design, eager powertrain and upgraded infotainment system. BMW X1 has managed to gain back to back ten best winning awards by reviewers thus our hopes are always high when a new model is on its way to release and it’s not wrong to say that 2020 X1 is unsurprisingly playful and effortlessly practical being upgraded with new wheel design, restyled exterior looks, enlarged infotainment screen and revised transmission.
It is available in two trim levels that include X1 sDrive28i front wheel drive or the all-wheel drive X1 xDrive28i. Powertrain of both trims are similar and automatic transmission is given as standard in both while equipped with a list of standard and upgraded features. You can also purchase convenience package that adds moon roof and automatic adjustable side mirrors while premium package upgrades you with heated front seats, nineteen inches wheels, head up display and premium sound system.
Engine, Power & Transmission:
It is powered by 2 liters four cylinder turbocharged engine producing horsepower of 228 hp and 258 pounds feet of torque. It offers an eight speed automatic transmission to power both front and rear wheels giving you front wheel driving feature and all-wheel driving feature. The all-wheel driving is capable to send torque to all rear wheels and makes the driving experience all fun and thrilling. It gives you options of different driving modes that include comfort mode, Eco mode and sport mode delivering you firm ride suppressing all road imperfections while the electrical power steering is light and responsive filtering much of tactility.
Performance & Driving Dynamics:
The front wheel drive feature of sDrive28i accelerates from zero to sixty miles per hour in 6.3 seconds while all-wheel drive sDrive28i sprints from zero to sixty miles per hour in 6.6 seconds. This crossover drives smoothly over all bumpers with its responsive handling and good curving abilities. The front wheel drive sDrive28i gives you a mileage of 24 miles per gallon in city and 33 miles per gallon on highways while all-wheel drive sDrive28i gives you mileage of 23 miles per gallon in city and 31 miles per gallon on highways.
Exterior design and features:
2020 BMW X1 is restyled with a refreshed kidney bean shaped enlarged chrome grille stamping BMW logo beautifully on front and two grille resembles mustaches or twin kidneys. Aggressive LED headlights stretch on the front fascia sideways equipped with fog lights and daytime running lights while tailpipes are also wider. The rear end is sleekly designed with power lift gate and two exhaust pipes while M sport package can add more style and striking appearance to the exterior of X1. Nineteen inches bold alloy wheels attract your attention from all angles and give it a real sporty look while X1 gives you the option of 13 stunning exterior colors.
Interior design and features:
Interior end of 2020 BMW X1 exhibits outclass luxury everywhere having synthetic leather covered seats with comfortable cushion bolsters and power adjustable feature given while front seats are also provided with heating technology and flimsy plastic trims are given in the cabin. It can accommodate five adults comfortably with spacious rear cabin and its 27.1 cubic feet of cargo area beats all competitors which can be increased to 58.7 cubic feet when rear seats are folded.
An 8.8 inches screen mounted on dashboard gives you infotainment while some of the latest features given in the cabin include Bluetooth connectivity, keyless ignition, panoramic moon roof, adaptive cruise control, automatic climate control, power windows, ambient lighting and satellite radio.
NHTSA has given it five stars out of five in crash test declaring it a safe vehicle equipped with all latest safety features like forward collision warning alarm, lane departure warning and automatic high beam headlights etc.
2020 BMW X1 sDrive28i has a starting price of 36,195 US dollars while all-wheel drive XDrive28i is priced at 38,195 US dollars.