The competition in the world of Sport Utility vehicles is getting stiffer each day. Auto engineers are spending sleepless nights trying to come up with eye-catching vehicles prototypes. It is a race that every automotive company is determined to win at any cost. Detroit auto show was a battlefield as different companies unveiled their best models and concepts. One of a renowned auto company, BMW unveiled their 2017 BMW X4 M40i at this auto show. It is still in the development stage. There have been image leaks from the company before the official release of the model. A 6-cylinder twin turbocharged inline engine is expected to power this vehicle, actually an improved version of N55 engine model. This type of engine is already in use by other BMW sedans. Most importantly, the crossover will have a capacity to carry 5 passengers.
2017 BMW X4M40i – Innovations in the Interior:
Interior of 2017 BMW X4 M40I is anticipated to offer a real taste of luxury and technology. The seats will be made of leather upholstery designed to achieve a sporty look. A multifunctional steering wheel with M- specific spoke and M-shift lever with ads are expected to offer a smooth drive to the driver. We expect that cabin will have driving aids accessories like collision warning and pedestrian warning with an auto-braking system; this is something worth mentioning because it will enhance safety and confidence while driving in this vehicle. To enhance comfort, the anticipations are that the vehicle will have heated seats and dual climate control system. The dashboard is expected to house a touch screen display, Bluetooth and USB port for connectivity with other media devices. The 2017 BMW X4 M40i will be installed with a panoramic sunroof. A satellite radio and an audio system will be in standby for those who like entertainment.
A reworked grille, rounded LED headlamps and a large air breather will form part of this vehicle’s front part. The rear part will include, LED tail lamps and large bumper with a pair of exhausts at the end. In addition, it will have 19 inches wheels base.
2017 BMW X4 M40i – Powered for Efficiency:
An improved version of the N55 engine will propel this 2017 BMW X4 M40i. It will be a twin-turbocharged 6-cylinders inline four-cycle engine. Power production will be 360 horsepower and a torque of up to 343 pounds-feet. While the Engine will be hitched to 8-speed automatic transmission, power will be connected connect to all wheel drive. The vehicle will be able to accelerate from 0-60 miles within 4.7seconds. The vehicles top speed achievable will be 155 miles/h, which is limited electronically.
2017 BMW X4 M40i – Date of Arrival and Price:
2017 BMW X4 M40i According to some reliable information, we expect it to hit the market in the last quarter of 2016 or in early 2017.
2017 BMW X 4 M40i official prices is not yet revealed. However, by comparing it with other similar class models it will cost around $58,000.