BMW X1 sDrive18i M Sport SUV Launched In India For Rs 48.90 Lakh
BMW has introduced the all-new X1 sDrive18i M Sport SUV in India for Rs 48.90 lakh (ex-showroom). The company has added a petrol variant to the already popular M Sport lineup in the X1 range. This car will be locally produced at BMW Group Plant Chennai and is now available for bookings. Bookings can be made by visiting your nearest authorized BMW dealerships or online. Deliveries for the latest X1 sDrive18i M Sport SUV will begin in June 2023.
Luxury German car manufacturer BMW has today launched the X1 sDrive18i M Sport SUV in the Indian market. According to the company this SUV is inspired by high-performance motorsport genes of the company. The all new M Sport variant comes with a range of features, including M-specific front and rear bumpers, exclusive M logo inscriptions, M leather steering wheel, M alloy wheels and sporty interior.
Apart from the cosmetic changes there are few new features added in the SUV as well; like the BMW Curved Display with BMW ConnectedDrive, Adaptive LED Headlights with High Beam Assistant, Active Seats, Comfort Access with Digital Key Plus, Harman Kardon Hi-Fi System, and Reversing Assistant.
Commenting on the occasion, President, BMW Group India, Vikram Pawah said, "Our 'M Sport' style variant always receives special attention due to its dynamic M design and luxurious interiors inspired by high-performance motorsport genes. Looking at the high customer interest, we are glad to introduce the M Sport variant in petrol as well - BMW X1 Drive 18iM Sport. With this, we add more thrill to the range and a new dimension of joy."
Apart from M livery and few feature updates it is pretty much the same as a regular X1 petrol. It retains the 1.5L 3-cyl turbo petrol engine producing 134 bhp and 230 Nm of torque; so the power output hasn’t changed nor has the 0-100 kmph timings which is 9.2 seconds for both, the regular petrol version and the M Sport version. What has changed is the gearbox, the M sport version gets a 7-speed dual clutch setup in-place of the 7-speed Steptronic offered in the regular petrol version of the X1. The X1 sDrive18i xLine 9petrol) is priced at Rs 45,90,000 9ex-showroom) and the all-new BMW X1 sDrive18i M Sport (petrol) is priced at Rs 48,90,000 (ex-showroom).