June 2022 will voice the third technology BMW X1. The compact crossover is the supreme promoting mannequin in the BMW SUV lineup and for the principle time in its history this can feature an all-electric mannequin. Dubbed BMW iX1, the brand new crossover will change the i3 hatchback as the entry-level electrified BMW.
Constant with sources, the brand new BMW iX1 will offer each single and dual motor configurations, inline with the upcoming BMW i4 lineup. And honest fancy the i4 and iX, the naming convention will in all probability be reasonably old. Pun supposed. The rumors are that BMW will exercise the iX1 20 and iX1 30 names to distinguish between the models.
One variant is expected to be equipped with a 38 kWh Li-Ion battery making certain no lower than 200 km electric vary (WLTP). The elevated-end variant could maybe exercise the 74 kWh from the iX3, which is dwelling to voice no lower than 400 km vary (WLTP). No info on the end output of the electric synchronous motor comprise surfaced yet, nonetheless two energy ranges are capacity.
Of course, fancy every new BMW i to apply any longer, the iX1 will too be underpinned by the Gen5 of the BMW eDrive architecture. In contrast with now not unusual X1 variations, the iX1 is more in all probability to expose a BMW i signature make with blue accents, Aerodynamic Wheels, the covered kidney grille and the specifically-styled entrance apron.
Interior, the cabin will in all probability be fully digitalized, with the 2 smooth monitors making the many of the dashboard and a reduced sequence of physical buttons and controls. The brand new iDrive 8 infotainment interface will in all probability be segment of the underlying digital technology.