Bavarian car manufacturer BMW will offer a new crossover model by 2017. It is a 2017 BMW X2, which will be positioned between X1 and X3 crossover SUVs. After long considerations and procedures on registration of the name for the new model, 2017 BMW X2 has got the green light and the company moves into the realization of this project. The premiere of the new crossover is expected in 2016 at the Geneva Motor Show. At this event will be presented the concept of a model or a pre-production version of the car.
Besides the new X2 models, BMW will offer the largest and most luxurious SUV, BMW X7. Also during 2015, the market will reach a new generation 2016 BMW X1 model.
2017 BMW X2 – Design
2017 BMW X2 will be set to UKL platform, as well as a new generation of small X1 model. With the new X1 model 2017 BMW X2 will have a lot in common. Starting with powertrain units to equipment and facilities of the interior. The design is inspired by the larger vehicles, X4 and X6 models. Thus, X2 have the appearance of a coupe, and will be available versions with three or five doors. We expect an aggressive design of the front end of the vehicle with the arched roof line descends toward the back. Also, the vehicle will possess narrowed angular headlights.
2017 BMW X2 – Engines Options
The range of engines will be taken from the new generation X1 model. That means more version of the three-cylinder and four-cylinder petrol and diesel units. Some of the engines that will drive 2017 BMW X2, are 2.0-liter petrol engine with four-cylinder with 184 hp and 270 Nm, then the same engine with 231 hp and 350 Nm, and the four-cylinder 2.0-liter diesel engine with 150 hp and 330 Nm. BMW company is known for its extensive range of power units, provided with all their models. Until the beginning of sales 2017 BMW X2, can be expected much larger list of available units. The standard operation will be 4×2, and 4×4 will be an option.
2017 BMW X2 Sport
In addition to the standard version, BMW will offer a sports version of its new crossover model. It is a 2017 BMW X2 Sport, which will appear at the same time as the standard model. This model will be based on the same platform as the standard. According to some announcements, 2017 BMW X2 will be available in version 5-door body, while the 2017 BMW X2 Sport will have three doors.
Information about the X2 model, high performance, with over 300 hp, refer to this one. Such performance will be provided in cooperation with M Performance. In addition to this model, the company will offer a 2017 BMW X2 Plug-in hybrid version.