BMW X1 2013 or the art of being fast on his skates

Europeans were able to appropriate the BMW X1 in the year 2009, while its first release in North America has unwound the last year at Montreal Auto Show.

Given its very high popularity, especially on the different European markets, BMW of delaying his arrival a few times with our southern neighbors.

But immediately after his first American performance Wednesday at the New York Auto Show, the BMW compact SUV will eventually end up at the dealers of the brand in the land of Uncle Sam.

It already has to its credit three-year models and the Bavarian manufacturer takes advantage of his visit to the Big Apple, to give him a slight facelift, as has the outside has inside.

Simple touch-ups
The BMW X1 2013 receive slight cosmetic alterations that are primarily the front section of the vehicle while the back is adorned with new sidelights.

A richer interior
It appears also that the newcomer presents a slightly more plush interior that welcomes, among others, top quality materials compared to those previously used.

The killer question
Like the xDrive28i model offered in Canada for a few months, the BMW X1 2013 Americans is obviously similar and equipped with a four-cylinder, turbocharged, 2.0-liter 241 horsepower issued. It is mated to an automatic gearbox eight relations.

But the Americans will they agree to provide such a vehicle propelled by a four-cylinder engine at the risk of being ridiculed, and BMW will he add a driven version of a six-cylinder engine to respond more adequately to tastes of Americans, more fond of V6 engines ?.

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