BMW has launched the new BMW X1 20i Tech Edition in India today. The exclusive limited edition is locally produced at the BMW Group Plant Chennai. The BMW X1 20i Tech Edition is available in Alpine White and Phytonic Blue (Metallic) colours with Sensatec Oyster Black upholstery. The X1 20i Tech Edition is is priced at Rs. 43 lakhs (ex-showroom) and can now be booked at shop.bmw.in.
New 18-inch alloy wheels
The BMW X1 20i Tech Edition embodies a muscular and dominant character with precisely drawn lines and strikingly contoured surfaces. The front has an imposing appearance with larger BMW grille and air intakes as well as striking LED headlights with LED fog lamps. The athletic side view is complemented by a dynamic wedge shape formed by the roofline, eye catching character lines and window surfaces that taper towards the rear. The rear design underscores the car’s width and sporty stance with wrap around LED rear lights, inlays in body colour and bigger twin exhaust tailpipes. The new 18-inch alloys add to the sporty visual appeal of the car.
Large panoramic glass roof
The BMW X1 comes with a large Panorama Glass Roof, ambient lighting with six dimmable designs creates an atmosphere for every mood. Comfortable seating is an important consideration for long journeys and traffic jams and the BMW X1 offers electrical seat adjustment for both driver and passenger with memory function. The rear seat backrest can be reclined and offers centre armrest with 2 cup-holders for added comfort. Folding down the 40:20:40 split backrest increases boot capacity from 500 litres to 1,550 litres, making the versatility of BMW X1 suitable for all kinds of journeys.
TwinPower Turbo Engine
The BMW X1 20i Tech Edition is powered by a 2.0-litre TwinPower Turbo four-cylinder petrol engine which produces 192 hp and maximum torque of 280 Nm at 1,350 – 4,600 rpm. The engine is mated to a seven speed Steptronic Sport automatic transmission. For greater driving pleasure, the X1 20i Tech Edition is available with steering wheel paddle shifters, cruise control with braking function and launch control system. The car also gets a Driving Experience Control switch, using which driver can change the driving character of the vehicle by choosing between different driving modes – ECO PRO, Comfort, and Sport.
205W HiFi sound system
The new BMW X1 20i Tech Edition features a high-resolution new 10.25-inch Central Information Display with iDrive Controller and Navigation with touch functionality. Other key features include Wireless Apple CarPlay, smartphone holder integrated into the centre console, Wireless Charging for mobile phones, Park Distance Control, Rear-View Camera, new BMW Head-Up Display projects all information relevant to the journey directly into the driver’s field of vision. The car features a new 205W HiFi loudspeaker system which conjures an engrossing treat for the ears.
BMW Safety technologies
The new BMW X1 20i Tech Edition comes loaded with BMW Safety technologies such as six airbags, Attentiveness Assistance, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) including Dynamic Traction Control (DTC), Cornering Brake Control (CBC), electric parking brake with auto hold, side-impact protection, electronic vehicle immobilizer and crash sensor, ISOFIX child seat mounting and integrated emergency spare wheel under the load floor.