BMW X6 luxury midsize crossover SUV is designed to offer a combination of sedan-like ride quality with the utility and utility of an SUV. The unique X6 was introduced by BMW in 2008 as a model year. The X6 remains in its initial generation.
The BMW X6 is more useful than it is athletic. The BMW X6 is a well-balanced vehicle, which corners tight and gives solid acceleration. The interior is spacious enough to please almost anyone. The X6 isn’t as fun to drive as smaller sport cars, so it’s not a pure pleasure vehicle.
Pricing and Trims
The BMW X6 has four doors and four seats. There is also a middle seat that can be added in the rear. There are two trim levels of the X6: xDrive35i or xDrive50i. The xDrive35i has a lot of standard equipment such as a sunroof and power liftgate, 19 inch wheels, adaptive and automated xenon headlights and LED halo running lamps, foglights and auto-leveling side lights, front and rear parking sensors and cruise control. The xDrive50i model’s standard features list is identical to the xDrive35i. It also includes adjustable front seats, voice controls, and real-time traffic navigation. The Premium Package adds manual rear sunshades, keyless entry and keyless ignition, four-zone automatic climate control, rear view cameras, and voice controls for the 35i navigation system. Luxury Seating packages include multicontour seats, ventilation and massage. The Cold Weather package includes heated rear seats, heated headlight washers, and a heated steering column. Technology adds automatic high beams, a head-up display, and a side view parking camera. The Dynamic Handling package includes adaptive suspension and speed-sensitive steering. Premium Sound packages include 16 speakers and an 825 watt power upgrade. BMW Individual Composition comes with multicontour seating, leather-trimmed dash, and other color options. A Sport Activity package offers performance options such as sport seats, dark exterior trim pieces, and 19-inch wheels. The M performance package includes 20-inch wheels, a sport steering and performance tires. There are many options available: power soft-close, head-up display and LED headlights; lane departure warning; running boards; adaptive cruise control; sport seats; keyless ignition and access; rear seat entertainment system; satellite radio; and BMW Apps for mobile integration. An X6 is available with a $57,000 factory invoice for an xDrive35i model, and an MSRP around $61,000. The MSRP of the vehicle is $11,000 higher with the xDrive50i trim. As a Certified Dealer, your status will allow you to receive an upfront price guarantee that ensures savings without you having to go through the normal car shopping process.
Performance and Engine
The X5 xDrive35i comes with a turbocharged 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine. It produces a maximum output of 300 horsepower, and 300 pound-feet torque. The X5 xDrive35i’s fuel economy is 16 mpg in cities, 23 mpg highway and 19 combined. The xDrive50i has a turbocharged 4.4 liter V8 engine that can produce up to 400 horsepower and 450 pound feet of torque. The fuel economy estimates are 14 mpg in the city, 20 on the highway, and 16 combined. Standard equipment on both trim levels is an all-wheel drive and an eight speed automatic transmission.
Those who are familiar with the BMW X5’s front seat area will be familiar with the X6. The X6 is based on the X5 and has the same front layout. However, the X6 adds padding to the center console as well as sport seats to allow for more aggressive driving. To give the vehicle a personal touch, buyers can choose from a variety of interior trim materials and seat colors. The interior materials are excellent quality, and the fit and finish are perfect. The cabin design is simple and classic, so the driver doesn’t have to fiddle with many controls. The iDrive system is a compact controller that allows you to adjust the system’s functions. Once you get past the front seats, the interior of the X6 is very different from that of the X5. The backseat area includes two bucket seats with a large console and two luxury bucket seats. However, the console can be removed and a third seat installed. For very tall passengers, rear headroom can be a problem. However, legroom is great. With the rear seats raised, the cargo area of the X6 is 25 cubic feet. The cargo area can be expanded by folding the seats down to 60 cubic feet.