Comes to Colombia, to the new generation of the BMW X1

The BMW X1 2016 arrived in the colombian market. This is the second generation of the SUV but guy from BMW, who comes to Colombia with a single finish, two engines and only with front-wheel drive and automatic transmission.

BMW-X1-2Lto the second generation of the BMW X1 had its international debut in the framework of the last Frankfurt motor show. Their arrival to the region took place first in Mexico and now was commercially launched in the colombian market.

this Is the SUV smaller German brand, which comes fully renovated not only to aesthetic level but is also based on a new platform that takes as the basis of the current 2-Series Active Tourer. This meant the adoption of engines available cross-sectional and front-wheel drive, although all modes will continue to be offered in versions of four-wheel drive.

The new BMW X1 is smaller that the model which it replaces, since its length is reduced by 4 inches, totaling 4.43 ft. In addition is more high, now with 1.60 meters in height and 1.82 meters wide, while the main difference compared to the outgoing model lies in the less distance between axes, which reduces in a significant way 2,76 to 2,67 m. Its load capacity is 505 litres, which is 85 litres more than the outgoing model.

BMW-X1-2016-4The offer of the new BMW X1 2016 to Colombia is articulated on the basis of a single trim level called Exclusive. Its standard equipment includes ABS brakes with EBD, 8 airbags, stability control ESP, traction control and ISOFIX.

in Addition, with climatizador bi-zone, rain sensors, sensor lights, rear view camera, panoramic glass roof, multifunction steering wheel clad in leather, upholstery leather, electric adjustment front seats, infotainment system equipped with screen of 6.5 inches system with iDrive, fog lamps and LED daytime running lights and alloy wheels of 18 inches, among the most notable.

As optional are the system of lighting, Full LED, a package of assistance to the conduct referred to Driving Assistant Plus, dynamic control of suspension DDC system and Head-Up Display.

Under the hood there will be two options. The first of these is the so-called sDrive20i, that uses a turbo engine with block of 2.0 liters in the front that produces 192 horsepower, in addition of a diesel variant called the sDrive18d, on the basis of a turbo diesel engine of 2.0-liter with 150 hp. Both are offered only with front-wheel drive sDrive, at the same time that the automatic transmission eight marches is by far the only option available.

The suggested prices for Colombia of the new BMW X1 2016 are the following:

  • BMW X1 sDrive18d Exclusive 134.900.000 pesos (47.484 dollars)
  • BMW X1 sDrive20i Exclusive 134.900.000 pesos (47.484 dollars)


Author: Adrian

Car lover since I remember, the Scalextric and the cars scale were in charge of turning on