After the success of earlier BMW X models, all eyes are currently set upon the upcoming BMW X2. The Company is preparing another model for the year 2017; the 2017 BMW X2. This new model is expected to come with a variety of improvements as well as enhancements. This will include changes in the interior and exterior design. The engine is also expected to be updated which will improve the fuel economy and also increase the performance of thus SUV. It’s expected that the mid-size SUV will become a bigger competitor on the market and it will attract even more attention of the new potential customers.
2017 BMW X2 – Body Styles Changes and other Options
The exterior design of the 2017 BMW X2 will be refreshed and improved. The car will have a revised front bumper with fog lights at the bottom. The front grille will also be updated with the distinctive company’s logo at the middle. Rear and front lights will feature the modern LED technology whereas the rear bumper is expected to be enhanced. The new model will also get the latest alloy wheels. The interior design of the latest 2017 X2 will be elegant and luxurious. The seats will be made from high quality leather material that will contribute to the comfort of all passengers. The new BMW X2 will be capable of accommodating 5 passengers thanks to the increased cabin space. The control panel will be refreshed as well. As such, you will find a host of new technological features including the touch screen, modern automatic air conditioning, navigation, modern audio system that will have 9 speakers, electronic stability, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, rearview camera, ABS, air bags and traction control.
2017 BMW X2 – Main Power Production Unit
A 2 liters inline 4-cylinder engine is expected to be under the hood of this BMW X2. The engine is able to provide up to 150 lb. ft. of torque and 155 horsepower. The information regarding the BMW X2’s engine has not yet confirmed. There is a possibility of having another engine option, the 2.5 liters inline 4-cylinder engine that generates 185 lb. ft. of torque and 184 horsepower. Along with this engine, there’s a 6-speed automatic transmission that will offer smooth and fast response. When it comes to the fuel economy, the compact crossover received high ratings. Good fuel economy is due to SkyActiv technology that has a mild bone and it creates 13:1 ratio of the combustion. Fast and smooth response of the automatic transmissions are also responsible for great fuel economy. If there’s no change in the 2 liters engine, the SUV is expected to offer 29 mpg combined fuel economy for the FWD version and 28 mpg for the AWD configuration.
2017 BMW X2 – When Will Hit the Showrooms?
The staring price of the 2017 BMW X2 will range from 23,000-30,000 dollars. The official release date has not yet been released. However, based on rumors that are circulating, the BMW X2 2017 will be released is the last quarter of year 2017. The SUV will go on sale the same year as a 2017 model. Competition is expected to be tough amongst several luxurious rivals to the 2017 BMW X2 car. The main competitors are: Toyota RAV4, Chevrolet Equinox and Honda CR-V.