BMW X3 based small SUV model vehicle is finally here. This is a 2019 BMW X4 that has been spied on without camouflage. BMW X4 has been on the market since 2015 and has not been upgraded since then. So, the upcoming 2019 BMW X4 is already under construction and will probably arrive around next year.
Judging by spy photos, BMW X4 will once again be based on the smaller BMW X3 model as before. In addition, they will also use the brand new platform designed in 2016. This platform will make it lighter and will also provide more engine options. The automaker has announced that BMW X3 will be available with an electric drivetrain.
So, besides traditional engine, BMW X4 also has to offer a hybrid plug-in version too. Visually, we will also pay attention to some adjustments based on BMW 8 Series concept design. Inside the cabin, there will be many similarities with BMW X3 model. Furthermore, BMW M X4 M40I version will be included in this redesign too.
2019 BMW X4 : Exterior, Interior
The upcoming 2019 BMW X4 will now use a newly developed modular platform called CLAR which is also used in BMW X3 model. This will definitely affect the weight, so this time it is expected to be lighter.
When it comes to exterior design, BMW X4 is very similar to BMW X3 model. However, the 2019 model year will show some changes throughout the body. They will include a new design of taillights and bumpers so that as a large oval quad exhaust outlet.
On the front, there will be a slight revision, a larger grille, thin headlights and greater air intakes. This will make it look more aggressive than before. Speaking of the interior, 2019 BMW X4 will also be based on BMW X3 model. There are no specific details except the same 10.25 inches touch screen that will dominate the dashboard. Drivers can control it with voice activation.
2019 BMW X4 : Engine, Performance
When it comes to the engine, 2019 BMW X4 will most likely share the same engine with BMW X3. This means that there will be 4 cylinder and 6 cylinder units in the offer. The first must be a 2.0 liter 2.0 liter turbocharged unit which can make 248 horses in BMW X3. The stronger will be a 3.0 liter inline 6 twin turbo engine. This one will have an output of 355 horsepower and 369 pound feet of torque.
Both engines will pair up with an 8 speed automatic transmission. And the all wheel drive configuration will be the standard. On the other hand, we are pretty sure that the new BMW will also arrive with a plug-in hybrid unit under the hood. However, more information is still not available.
2019 BMW X4 : Release Date, Prices
For the release date, 2019 BMW X4 will be marketed and there will be a showroom around next year. The price, unfortunately, there is no official price. 2019 BMW X4 main rivals are Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe, Land Rover Range Rover Evoque and Porsche Macan.