The future BMW X2 will see in the Paris Salon 2016 by way of concept

BMW X2 - foto espía

The long-awaited BMW X2 will hit the market in the year 2017. Will be based on the BMW X1.

to Say that the expected BMW X2 will hit the market next year 2017 there should be no surprise. It is something that we have already been talking about in recent months. However, what no one knew is that the new member of the X family of BMW debut a mode of conceptual model during the Paris motor show 2016. So, during this event, BMW will show us a conceptual model that we advance the X2.

The new BMW X2 will be based on the current X1, therefore, you will share the platform UKL. An architecture that uses other models such as the 2-Series Active Tourer. If we take into account that the BMW X2 will use this platform, we can also anticipate that it will be a SUV of compact size and front-wheel-drive. Although, there is no problem, since if you are looking for an option of all-wheel drive, in the range you’ll be able to opt for the traction xDrive.

In regards to the image of the BMW X2, although the spy photos we’ve seen to date show us prototypes loaded with a lot of camouflage, we can anticipate that we will keep a close relationship with his brother (X1). Although, the X2 will make a difference of the same thanks to a design much more risky, a roof line much more downward as well as a group of optical totally new.

BMW X2 - foto espía

BMW will present at the Paris Salon 2016 a conceptual model to preview mode of the future BMW X2.

, we Could say that the main differences of the BMW X2 with respect to the BMW X1 will take place of the B-pillar forward. The hood will have a very profiled while the front look will be starring the headlights as well as for the grill feature of the mark. With all these changes, the X2 will enjoy a line much more stylish and modern.

But, what is the (mechanical? The engine range of the BMW X2 will be composed by a turbo engine of three-and four-cylinder with a power range comprised between 136 HP and 231 HP (options will be diesel and gasoline). Depending on the engine chosen, we can opt for a manual change of six speeds or automatic one. Although at the time of your arrival will not be available, it is expected that BMW enter in the range to a variant M Performance with a power which will be about 300 HP.

¿When will take place the Paris motor show 2016? This auto show will be open to the public from 1 to 16 October. However, a day before the press will already have access to the event and, therefore, all the news that appear there the different brands that attend. As we mentioned at the beginning of the article, the launch of the BMW X2 is planned for the coming year 2017.