The first generation of the BMW X4 was first introduced in 2014. This article will discuss the interior and exterior designs, engine performance, release date, and price. The engine will also be descriptively discussed. The manufacturers of BMW have worked around the clock to birth this model to ensure that the 2018 BMW X4 functions well in highly competitive markets with quality and high performance. The design and shape of it will be similar to the models’ other predecessors but manufacturers have included more value added features which will this model stand out. Although it has not yet been released, there has been certain features, design, and functionality which have been spoken of and discussed.
2018 BMW X4 – Exterior and Interior Design
Innovative and lighter materials are believed to be used in the production of the exterior of the model. Thus, increasing flexibility and stability of the model which also increases the running time of it. The interior is fitted with an upgraded dashboard and new and improved electric powered steering. The expected major changes to the exterior of the model include, the wheels may be replaced with more terrain resistant tires which will be mated with aluminum alloy rims. Also, there may be a newly designed LED head lights. Other than that, the will include small changes such as upraised lines of the hood. There may also be noticeable changes or slight changes in its roof rack, rear glass and also rear defoggers. The look of the model may be made to be more aggressive.
The interior of the model has been added with an advanced infotainment system. Also, a more efficient cooling system will be installed. Also, the seats have been changed to soft leather upholstery. Basically, the other features have been copies. The model will be an 8-way power traveler seat vehicle fitted with multi-level heating. All these features will definitely be incorporated within the driver’s seat with added lumbar support to ensure the drivers’ comfort while cruising.
2018 BMW X4 – Engine Specs
The specifications for the engine are that the BMW model will be powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged powertrain. Its power generating capacity will be 240 hp and its torque will be approximately 260 lb.ft. As for the fuel economy of the model, the 2018 BMW X4 is said to be manageable and quite good. As its readings of 28 mpg on the freeway and 20 mpg in the city. Averagely, the fuel economy is 23 mpg. Another engine will have a capacity of 3.0-liter that will be able to produce 355 hp and 343 lb-ft of torque. These are all estimates, but the experts believe that all these expected changes are to take place in time for the launch.
2018 BMW X4 – Release Date and Price
The price range of the model is expected to cost about $46,000. With its trims and probable add-ons the cost may be slightly higher than the expected cost; $66,000. In comparison to the other preceding versions, the cost of the X4 will definitely be higher. The release date of the model has not yet been clearly stated but with expert speculation and forecasting, the 2018 BMW X4 may be released somewhere between the last quarter of 2017 to the first quarter of 2018.