2018 BMW X2. A model of series which remains faithful to the concept-car presented at the occasion of the Mondial de Paris 2016.
BMW did not lie to us. On the occasion of the Paris Motor Show in 2016, the Bavarian brand unveiled what foreshadowed the new BMW X2 that we discover today. A concept car very close to the standard version that should delight those who have been captivated by the sculptural lines of the car. For the standard version, even approaching, we discover a very athletic car, reinforced by a very high waistline and a quarter panel in the extension of the body which receives, at its center, the logo of the brand. In the purest tradition of the manufacturer, we always find a grille split into two separate parts that complement two optics both angular and aggressive highlighted by fog lights high enough perched. Back,at Alfa Romeo\’s Stelvio , with a rather thin rear window and lights placed high enough.
Inside of the 2018 BMW X2, we find a typical BMW atmosphere with a three-spoke steering wheel, a screen that overlooks the center console and seats that reflect the sportiness, guideline of the manufacturer for years. SUV forces, let\’s look at the volume of the trunk. The new BMW X2 offers 470 liters for loading and 1355 liters once the seats folded down. With 4.36 meters in length and 1.82 meters in width, the car is positioned against competitors such as the Mercedes GLA (4.41 meters) or the Range Rover Evoque (4.37 meters). In addition, the X2 has the distinction of being the shortest in the SUV range at BMW since it is eight centimeters shorter than the X1.
Regarding engines, BMW announces three engines at first, available from March 2018 for commercialization. In essence, we will find the sDrive20i version powered by a 192-horsepower 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine combined with a seven-speed Steptronic automatic transmission. This engine will certainly be offered with the transmission xDrive (four-wheel drive) shortly. In diesel, two versions are available: xDrive20d and xDrive25d. Both are powered by a 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine that develops 190 horsepower for the 20d version and 231 horsepower for the 25d version. Both models are indexed to an eight-speed Steptronic automatic transmission. Later, two other variants of 140 and 150 horses will complete the range, enough to offer the catalog a manual gearbox at the same time. A 40i version would also be provided for one or more of the more sporty versions.
Regarding safety, there is a cruise control and distance, a support for maintaining the track or automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection. In France, the BMW X2 starts from 39\’700 euros for a version sDrive20i Premiere and up to 54\’150 euros for a version xDrive25d M Sport X. Below, here is the range of prices, in France, according to the motorizations and finishes.
2018 BMW X2 Price
- BMW X2 sDrive20i First: 39\’700 €
- BMW X2 sDrive20i Lounge: € 41\’150 ( € 1500 vs. BMW X1 sDrive20i Lounge)
- BMW X2 sDrive20i M Sport: € 47,850 ( € 1700 vs. BMW X1 sDrive20i M Sport)
- BMW X2 sDrive20i M Sport X: 47\’850 €
- BMW X2 xDrive20d First: 43\’600 €
- BMW X2 xDrive20d Lounge: € 45\’050 ( € 1450 vs. BMW X1 xDrive20d Lounge)
- BMW X2 xDrive20d M Sport: € 51,750 ( € 1650 vs. BMW X1 xDrive20d M Sport)
- BMW X2 xDrive20d M Sport X: 51\’750 €
- BMW X2 xDrive25d First: 46\’000 €
- BMW X2 xDrive25d Lounge: € 47,450 ( € 1,500 vs. BMW X1 xDrive25d Lounge)
- BMW X2 xDrive25d M Sport: € 54,150 ( € 1700 vs. BMW X1 xDrive25d M Sport)
- BMW X2 xDrive25d M Sport X: 54\’150 €