One BMW model that continues to please drivers across Massachusetts and the United States, as noted by sales figures, is the BMW X1 model. The X1 is one of the best-selling BMW models in the United States, with a 60.2 percent increase early in 2016.
The X1 is one of the most affordable BMW models, making it a first-look when it comes to crossover SUVs. The redesigned 2016 X1 model, which is available here at BMW of Peabody, is a perfect vehicle for those family getaways. The redesigned model is longer and taller, which means there is more room for those riding inside. Another redesigned aspect of the 2016 X1 is the model is an all-wheel drive, which means it’s suitable for all types of terrain and weather conditions.
The 2016 BMW X1 Sport Utility AWD Xdrive28i is powered by a turbocharged, 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder engine that achieves 228 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. Power is sent to the wheels through an eight-speed automatic transmission. The 2016 X1 is also rated to have a pretty peppy acceleration. BMW said the model can accelerate from zero to 60 in about 6.3 seconds, a solid rating for a crossover model.
Not only does the 2016 BMW X1 Sport Utility AWD Xdrive28i have a peppy engine and excellent handling capabilities, but the model also comes with some excellent safety features, something sure to satisfy most drivers. The 2016 BMW X1 comes equipped with multiple airbags, including front side airbags, full-length side curtain airbags, and front knee airbags. The model also has stability and traction control. It also comes standard with antilock disc brakes and an automatic brake drying technology that is good news for those who live in wetter climates.