The newest model 2018 BMW X6 is expected to get some upgradations compared to the predecessor. It will get better engine options and styling.
The BMW is one of the leading luxury car brands in the world and the company manufactures highly luxurious vehicles for customers who look for amenities and comfort while driving.
The X6 has been one of the most talked about models from the home of BMW and gained immense popularity with people.
2018 BMW X6 – Sleeker and more Fluid compared to BMW X5
There has been confusion as in which category the 2018 BMW X6 can be categorized. It is neither a complete family-centric SUV nor does the vehicle have the coupe-like design. The best thing to call the vehicle is a midsize luxury crossover. People who need the combination of sportiness with utility will find this vehicle to be truly fascinating.
When compared to the X5, this model looks sleeker and more fluid. Like the grille in almost all BMW vehicles, the 2018 BMW X6 also has a twin split kidney bean grille. The BMW logo sits right in the middle of the split grille. The xenon headlamps in the vehicle are also slimmer. The air intakes in the vehicle are really large. Other prominent features in the exteriors include LED fog lights, 19-inch wheels, optional sunroof etc.
Like the exterior, the interiors of 2018 BMW X6 are equally fascinating. The cabin looks suave and stylish. However, the sloping roofline affects the headroom in the backseat and tall people might find that quite uncomfortable. The vehicle has two rows of seats and 5 people, including the driver, can sit in the car comfortably.
Various technological advancements have been implemented in the car. The dashboard has a 10.2-inch touch screen. Other prominent interior features also include iDrive Infotainment system, dual-zone automatic climate control, wooden trim accents, excellent leather seats, satellite radio, high-quality surround sound, Bluetooth connectivity, smartphone integration etc.
Safety and Security Features
The 2018 BMW X6 comes with excellent safety and security features. Some prominent features that are present in almost all trims include automatic brake drying, traction control, airbags, parking sensors, anti-lock brakes, blind spot monitoring, lane departure warning, a night-vision system, rearview camera etc.
There will not be many changes in the engine of the 2018 BMW X6 from the previous models. The vehicle will have the 3.0-liter inline 6-turbocharged engine and it will be coupled to the 6-speed automatic transmission. It will produce 300 HP and 300 lb-ft of torque. The city/highway fuel economy will be 18/25 mpg for the (RWD) and 18/24 mpg for (AWD).
The higher trims will run on the 4.4-liter V-8 engine. This one will make 567 HP and 553 lb-ft of torque with city/highway fuel economy of 14/19 mpg.
Expected Price and Release Date
The 2018 BMW X6 expected to begin in the range of $60,000 – $62,000 at the base level. The higher level trims may cost near $100,000. There are lots of speculations going on in the market regarding the release date of the 2018 BMW X6. The vehicle will not be available in the market before 2018 by any chance.
To sum up, this luxury crossover once launched will pose direct competition to many vehicles from different leading brands. With amazing exteriors and interiors and great performance, this vehicle will be a king on the roads for sure.