BMW’s new compact BMW X2 will be flatter and soupier than X1. The 2018 BMW X2 patent drawings are out and the images show a very similarity to the concept X2 showcased in Paris.
BMW X2 is an upgrade of the platform on which the BMW X1 and Mini Countryman is already based out of. The BMW X2 is much flatter and more coupe profile than X1. Independent features like distinctive side skirts and tapered kidney grill make X2 look very different than any other BMW made till now. The rear is more coupe-like and clearly inspired from Concept X2 from Paris. The tailgate is narrow and loading edge also looks a bit high. Inside the X2 will get all bits of new and larger X3.
The new BMW X2 is expected to come in both front and all-wheel drive layout whereas the X2M is not yet in the pipeline but an M-Performance version with 326hp is in the line. In engine options, a 1.5-liter petrol and diesel motor might come with the 7-speed dual clutch unit. In 2-liter 4 cylinder is likely to hit the Indian market. The power of this engine ranges from 155 to 235 for diesel version and 190 to 326 hp for a petrol variant.
2018 BMW X2 Launch and Price in India
New 2018 BMW X2 is likely a bit expensive than X1 by at least by 5-7 Lakh INR amount. The car is expected to hit Indian market by festive season of 2018 or late 2018.