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BMW X1:Review the specs, features and pros & cons

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Overview of the BMW X1

Learn about the BMW X1

BMW X1 Summary

The BMW X1 is a luxury subcompact SUV that has been available since 2013. With a ride described as comfortable and smooth, the X1 is the smallest SUV in the company's lineup, offering relative affordability. Growing families might be most attracted to later models with the larger back seats, while higher trim levels bring more in the way of safety and technology. The BMW X1 checks a lot of boxes in terms of looks, with fuel economy that's light on your wallet. We recommend test driving different trim levels to find the best choice.

Pros and cons of the BMW X1

  • Strong 228-hp 2.0L turbo four-cylinder engine
  • XDrive all-wheel drive system
  • Spacious cabin with ample cargo area
  • Sport suspension may result in a rough ride
  • Options can be costly
  • Noticeable road and wind noise
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Specifications of the BMW X1

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats5
  • Doors5
  • Fuel type-
  • Transmission-
  • City consumption-
  • Highway consumption-
  • Width-
  • Length-
  • Trunk space-
  • Cargo space-
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Frequently asked questions about the BMW X1