The most recent 2017 BMW X4 is very appealing SUV and at the first glance, this model looks like some combination of well-known X5 and very popular X6 model. The 2017 BMW X4 is, of course, smaller than both X5 and X6, and its front fascia is very similar to the front fascia of X5 while its rear fascia is similar to the rear fascia of X6 model. Altogether, the new upcoming model is certainly a fantastic car, and we can clearly say that has a lot of sporty characteristics. The engine capability is a segment where the new X4 is the best. However, except engine, this model also has very sporty exterior design as well as interesting, simply and elegant interior design. In the following review, you can learn something more about this vehicle, and you can also find out why this model is a perfect choice if you are looking for smaller and sportier SUV.
2017 BMW X4 – New Dimension of Design:
From the outside, the future 2017 BMW X4 is simply beautiful. As we wrote in the introduction, the front part of this model will be very similar to the front part of bigger X5. Of course, not exact the same, but very comparable. For example, the front grille will be probably a bit smaller than in the X5, but the shape will remain the same. To improve engine cooling and overall performance of the vehicle, engineers put the large air intakes on the massive front bumper. Also, the fog lights will also be incorporated into the bumper, and will use the newest LED technology. The headlights and the taillights are also LED-powered. The model for 2017 year will ride on 19-inch aluminum wheels. At the rear fascia, we can notice slightly redesigned rear bumper.
The interior design of the most recent 2017 BMW X4 will be very luxurious and comfortable. The cabin contains a lot of high tech features and also a lot of quality materials. Of course, all seats are wrapped by the high-quality leather. Except leather, we can expect wood and aluminum as well. The comfort is on the top level, and all passengers have a lot of legroom provided. The steering wheel of this model is very similar to the steering wheel of M units, and leather upholstery is normal. Some of the other standard features include rearview parking camera, dual zone climate control, navigation, satellite radio, 16 speakers audio system, updated infotainment system, cruise control, etc.
2017 BMW X4 – Engine and EPA Rating:
Underneath the hood, the latest 2017 BMW X4 will use turbocharged inline 4-cylinder 2.0 liter xDrive 28i engine which will be capable of generating 240 hp as well as 258 lb-ft of torque. The power is transferred to the all wheels trough the 8-speed shiftable automatic transmission system. EPA says that the fuel consumption with this engine will be rated at 20/28/23 in the city/highway/combined.
The other and more powerful option are turbocharged inline-6, 3.0-liter xDrive 35i engine that is capable of delivering 300 hp and 300 lb-ft of torque. According to EPA, the fuel consumption with this engine is rated at 19/27/22 mpg for the city/highway/combined. Also, the same transmission system will be used.
The acceleration from 0-60 mph with the stronger engine will be 5.2 seconds.
2017 BMW X4 – MSRP and Release Date:
This exceptional model will have a starting manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $46.500, and the release date is expected to be sometime in the first half of 2017.