BMW X1 2011 officially unveiled, coming to America in 2011

Posted on Saturday, 4 July 2009 , 10:07:38 byEmil

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BMW X1 2011 officially unveiled, coming to America in 2011

After pictures leaks, BMW unveiled finally all the details (officially) and the high-res shots of the all-new BMW X1 2011.

The BMW X1 2011 will have the European launch in the fall with options: 1 gasoline and 3 diesel engine units. 'For the first time the features and qualities so typical of a BMW X model are also available in a premium vehicle in the compact segment' affirms BMW. 'With its superior drivetrain technology also comprising BMW’s intelligent xDrive all-wheel-drive system and its both modern and variable interior, the BMW X1 offers ideal qualities for truly versatile mobility ensuring a genuine driving experience'.

This diesel lineup begins with X1 xDrive18d BMW (available also as sDrive18d), powered by a turbocharged diesel four-cylinder engine producing 143-hp, 236 lb-ft torque. While zero to sixty-two mph will only take 10.1 seconds, the fuel-economy's estimated being 41 mpg (in American U.S. standards). Next... is the xDrive20d X1 (or the sDrive20d BMW), powered also by a turbocharged four-cylinder engine getting 177-hp, peak torque at 258 lb-ft. 0 - 62 mph in just 8.4 seconds; fuel-economy - 43 mpg. And now... X1 xDrive23d by BMW powered by a diesel four-cylinder engine featuring BMW’s turbo TwinPower tech helping it make 204-hp on a 295 lb-ft top torque. 0 - 62 mph - 7.3 seconds; 37 mpg fuel-economy.