BMW X4: The cars and bikes of Bavarian Motor Works, popularly called BMW is the dream of everyone. Every BMW follower wait to the new version to be launched as they produce the most unique and exciting models. The design and features, both are truly passionate. BMW has attracted many youngsters with their impressively designed bikes and cars which have rocked the Indian automobile market. The BMW has also got good selling response from Indian distributors which shows the craze for the brand productions. However, the luxurious BMW vehicles are not affordable for everyone, yet we see many interested buyers in India.
Recently, the company has revealed the latest model, BMW X4 which is the initial Sports Activity Coupe at the excellent mid-size range. The company retailed about 200,000 units of the first-gen BMW X4, which was introduced in past 2014. The company has focused on the exterior design as well as the latest specifications. The X4 looks husky appearance with an outstanding and dominant design. The features of the latest X4 is not similar to many other previous models. It comes with modified 19-inch light-alloy wheels which are included in xLine, M Sports X, and M Sport version alternatives. You can also select Individual range of the vehicle.
BMW X4 has got a fresh seat cockpit design which is superior to the drivers and low instrument panel and somewhat mounted seating space because of the renovated sports seats. The seats look more striking with molded side bolsters and side knee pads present on the of the center console. BMW has given a sporty look to the brand new X4. The instrument panel and door paneling cover sleekly blend with each other. You will see an X sticker on the electroplated exteriors of the doors. Moreover, it features latest Vernasca leather padding and an instrument panel in Sensatec trim along with three-zone automatic climate control, active seat ventilation, ambient lighting, and Ambient Air package, Display Key, and the amply presented scenic glass roof.
The functional features include a large storage tray, spacious door pockets, cupholders and several storage sections. The car has triple large-size seats at the rear which will give extra space for legs like never before. The load capacity is extended from 525 to a peak of 1,430 liters after enclosing rear backrest portion. Further, the standard split is 40:20:40. The cargo function enables the backrest angle to be separately arranged. It will come with three petrol and four diesel engines variants which can come after the rollout of X4.
BMW X4 M40i- six-cylinder in-line petrol engine
BMW X4 xDrive30d- six-cylinder in-line diesel engine/ 265 hp
BMW X4 xDrive25d- two four-cylinder diesel/ 231 hp
BMW X4 xDrive20d- two four-cylinder diesel/ 190 hp
BMW X4 xDrive30i- two four-cylinder petrol units/ 252 hp
BMW X4 xDrive20i- two four-cylinder petrol/ 184 hp
All car versions are powered by eight-speed Steptronic transmission along with shift paddles present on the steering wheel and stop-start systems, and brake-energy recuperation as well. The conventional specification contains M Sports suspension, Performance Control function, as well as sports steering. The M Sports brakes and Adaptive Suspension are electronically regulated dampers (optional). The Performance variants are outfitted with 20-inch light-alloy wheels, particularly created M Sports brakes and an M Sports differential, that produces a specific locking impact for the rear wheels.
The latest X4 features intelligent material mix which offers abundant weight conservation in the chassis as well as in the exteriors building and various additional segments also. It is about 50 kilograms lighter compared to its forerunner. The company has improved the aerodynamic characteristics which establish a current benchmark in its section with a drag coefficient (Cd) of 0.30. The iDrive display and operating system contain a freestanding Control Display that is optional in a 10.25-inch variant along with touchscreen feature. The voice control system is also improved which will work like a voice assistance. Additional features are powerful AC, BMW gesture control, multifunctional instrument display, and advanced BMW Head-Up Display.
BMW has practiced some latest safety features also such as Active Cruise Control with Stop & Go, the Steering and lane control assistant, the Lane Keeping Assistant along with active side collision safety, On-Street Parking, Traffic Information, the Crossing traffic alert and Crossroads warning systems. The Parking Assistant Plus feature is equipped with Top View, Panorama View, and 3D View features. The Remote 3D View allows the drivers to look a three-dimensional image of the car in real time which can be observed in a smartphone. The WiFi hotspot and wireless charging are some basic features of all BMW cars.
Furthermore, BMW is also the leading car-manufacturer to develop a reliable server link for transferring and composing emails, calendar notes, and contacts with the help of Microsoft Office 365 faculty, which the drivers can elect from the ConnectedDrive Store. It will give a smooth ride with the spacious cabin amazingly designed interior. The luxurious and brand new BMW X4 will lock horns with the likes of the Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe and the Range Rover Evoque.