The new Crossover and the First Ever – BMW X2!
The new compact SUV is BMW’s newest attraction, sporty utility vehicle, with sharper styling and the potential to be even more fun to drive, rather than its smaller cousin the X1.
BMW officially introduced the crossover model called BMW X2, this model is based on the X1 on which the UKL1 platform is set, but it is shorter and lower that contributes to the sporting impression.
The Bavarian manufacturer gave him the nickname ” The Cool X ” and is intended for the younger and modern audience, and the fact that during a week’s fashion in Milan, Italy last month had a sort of pre-stamp when he was bowing through the streets in a specially designed foil.
BMW states that this model is intended for younger crowd living in the urban environment , leading an active life, and technology represents a significant element in life. Well, let’s move on from the outside design.
Design of the BMW X2
From the outside design of the X2 and the front there are massive LED’s Headlights with Cornering Lights illuminate the road when you’re traveling at speed. With the LED Fog Lights, they create a distinctive appearance, and complete the connection between coupe styling and X characteristics.
The standard version comes with Eye-catching alloy wheels, ranging from 18 inch to the high performance one with 20 inch. With four styles to choose from – including an M-specific 20″ option – the X2 steals the show in any configuration. Also the back side of the X2 comes with full LED rear lights provide a BMW signature effect!
Built in Technology for the BMW X2
BMW is well-known to its high-tech interior and equipment , customers will be able to choose between 3 packages of equipment: Basic, M Sport and M Sport X.
The latter two bring more aggressive shaped bumpers and larger rims (19-inch or 20-inch with extra), which contributes to the attractiveness of the model.
Inside of the beautiful leather dashboard there is a 6.5-inch screen with the infotainment system , and at a surcharge the screen can be offered with an 8.8-inch. Of course, there are options such as head-up screen, LED ambient light, panoramic roof and much more.
BMW X2 Specification and Powertrain
The BMW X2 Model will be available, The basic model X2 sDrive 20i drives a 2.0-liter TwinPower Turbo 192 hp engine this Petrol model is a Front Wheel Drive. Coupled with a 7-speed automatic transmission, it accelerates up to a maximum of 7.7 seconds at a maximum speed of 227 km/h.
Diesel fans will be able to choose between X2 xDrive 20d and X2 xDrive 25d. Both versions beneath the hood hide the 2.0-liter TwinPower TurboDiesel engine with a power output of 190 hp or 231 hp, and come with standard xDrive on all wheels. Later, we expect smaller versions (X2 sDrive 18i, sDrive 18d and xDrive18d).
BMW also plans to make a Hybrid 1.5-litre engine in the future for the X2 Model. The BMW X2 will take the fight for models like the recently launched Volvo XC40 and the Audi Q2 in the same class but BMW say that their main driver has unprecedented driving experience in this segment.
Whether this model will experience success will be seen very soon since the sale begins in March next year.