BMW Launches facelifted X1 In India, starts at Rs. 27.90 lakhs

Mr. Philipp von Sahr, President, BMW Group India and Ms. Dia Mirza with the new BMW X1

BMW launched the facelifted X1 Sports Activity Vehicle in the Indian market. The X1 gets comprehensive makeover on the outside and inside. For the first time the X1 is available in two distinct lines: the xLine and the Sport Line.

2013 BMW X1 Prices (ex-showroom, India)

  • X1 sDrive20d – Rs. 27.90 lakhs
  • X1 sDrive20d Sport Line – Rs. 32.50 lakhs
  • X1 sDrive 20d xLine – Rs. 32.50 lakhs

The X1 is available only in the diesel variant unlike the previous model which was offered in both petrol & diesel engine options. The TwinPower Turbo diesel engine develops an output of 135 kW/184 hp, produces maximum torque of 380 Nm, and accelerates from 0 – 100 km/hr in 7.9 seconds with the ability to achieve a top speed of 205 km/hr. The engine is mated to a new eight-speed automatic transmission. The driving comfort is further enhanced, thanks to Electric Power Steering with Servotronic technology.

BMW X1 features Auto Start-Stop, ECO PRO mode, Brake-Energy Regeneration, Intelligent Lightweight Construction and many other innovative technologies.

The SAV gets a more dynamic and sportier look with a new front apron; LED headlights; bumpers in body colour and side indicators integrated into the exterior mirrors.

The cockpit is angled towards the driver and puts all the important controls within easy reach to provide a sense of personal control and comfort. The rear seats can be folded down in 40: 20: 40 configurations to increase the luggage capacity. Seats are electrically adjustable on both the driver and front seat passenger sides.

The standard Sensatec leather upholstery is available in Black and Beige colour combinations. Interior trims offered are Fine-wood trim Fineline Bay Matt, Interior trim finishers in Fine Brushed Aluminium and Satin Silver Matt. The SAV is available in the following seven in metallic paintworks: Black Sapphire, Deep Sea Blue, Glacier Silver, Marrakesh Brown, Midnight Blue, Valencia Orange and Mineral White.

The X1 is assembled in a CKD – Completely Knocked Down form at BMW Plant in Chennai.

BMW launched at an exclusive driving event at a specially designed off-road track in Gurgaon. The BMW X1 Drive Experience is being organized for BMW customers and prospects from 14 – 17 February 2013 on the off-road track and a scenic city route to showcase the versatility of the new BMW X1.