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Explore the unexplored terrains with the BMW X6 – the first sports activity coupe with dynamic performance control. With this review, know more about the features and specifications of X6.

BMW X6

BMW X6
BMW X6 is the first sports activity vehicle (SAV) that has been launched in India by the German auto maker. The vehicle combines the agility and athletic design of a coupe with the versatility and raised seating position of a SAV, making X6 unique in its league. Furthermore, the automobile is fitted with a twin-turbo V8 petrol engine with high precision injection and boasts of a dynamic performance control. Loaded with powerful engine, best-in-class aerodynamics, comfortable and entertaining interiors, and safety features; X6 promises nothing other than sumptuous comfort with power packed performance. Continue reading to know about the features and specifications of BMW X6 and what one of the leading auto makers in the world have to offer.

Design & Comfort
The exterior of BMW X6 bears a sporty and stylish look that grabs hold of the attention and doesn’t let it go. The roofline flows down to the rear end cutoff in a gentle curve. The horizontal lines in front and rear, BMW’s trademark, accentuate the power, dynamism, and presence of BMW X6.The wagon sits fairly low to the ground, conveying a more imposing appeal. Though this futuristic all-wheel-drive-sports car looks weird from certain angles, the other angles hype its genuine presence, all thanks to the entire sleek look, metallic finish, and impressive kidney grille that add to contribute to the sophisticated look of this masculine beauty. Moving over to the interiors, with enough headroom and legroom and electronically adjustable seats backed with safety features make for a comfortable and a safe driving experience. The stylish and fully leather finish, right form the seats to the steering wheel, the BMW X6 offers you the pleasure of driving luxury, coupled with comfort. Transform your journey into a real pleasure and class-leading as the HiFi professional system delivers you the comfort of enjoying complete music with sheer enjoyment.

Engine
The X6 xDrive30d comes with a 3.0L V-Engine with 6 cylinders and displacement of 2993 cc. It is a diesel engine that delivers a maximum power of 235 Bhp @ 4000 rpm and maximum torque of 520 Nm @ 2000-2750 rpm. It reaches 0-100 kmph in about 8 seconds with a top speed of 220kmph and provides a mileage of 7.5 kmpl in the city and 13.4 kmpl on highways. Both X6 xDrive50i and X6M come with 4.4L Twin Power Turbo V-Engine with 8 cylinders and displacement of 4395 cc. The xDrive50i delivers a maximum power of 400 Bhp @ 5500-6400 rpm and maximum torque of 600 Nm @ 1750-4500 rpm. It reaches 0-100 kmph in 5.4 seconds with a top speed of 250 kmph and delivers a mileage of 4.2 kmpl in the city and 9.5 kmpl on highways. The X6M delivers a maximum power of 408 Kw @ 6000 rpm and maximum torque of 680 Nm @ 1500-5650 rpm. It reaches 0-100 kmph in 4.7 seconds with a top speed of 250 kmph and provides a mileage of 5 kmpl in the city and 7 kmpl on highways.

Safety
Again, uncompromising safety features are provided in all the three variants like Airbags for the driver and front passenger, head airbags from front to rear for all passengers, and side airbags for driver and passenger in front. More features like anti-lock braking system, central locking with electronic immobilizer and crash sensor, dynamic stability control, dynamic traction control, integrated side impact protection, runflat tyres and runflat indicators, safety battery terminal clamp, warning triangle with first aid kit, 3 point seat belts on all the seats, and bumper system with impact absorbers at the front and rear. Disk brakes in front and rear further ensure the safety of the ride.

Variants & Price
BMW X6 comes in three variants: xDrive30d, xDrive50i, and XM. The xDrive30d and xDrive50i variants come in 10 different colors to choose from: Black Sapphire, Titanium Silver, Monaco Blue, Deep Sea Blue, Alpine White, Jet Black, Mineral Silver Metallic, Space Grey Metallic, Tasman Green Metallic, and Vermilion Red Metallic; while the X6M variant comes in Black Sapphire, Alpine White, Carbon Black Metallic, Silverstone, Space Grey, Melbourne Red, and Monte Carlo Blue. All three variants are priced between Rs. 66.9 lac and Rs. 1.3 Cr.

Technical Specifications

Overview      
Make BMW
Model  X6 xDrive30d X6 xDrive50i X6 M
Body Type SAV SAV Crossover
Number Of Doors 4 4 4
Seating Capacity 4 4 5
Fuel Tank Capacity 85 L 85 L 85 L
Dimensions      
Length 4877 mm 4877 mm 4877 mm
Width 1983 mm 1983 mm 2195 mm
Height 1690 mm 1690 mm 1690 mm
Wheelbase 2933 mm 2933 mm 2933 mm
Ground Clearance 212 mm 212 mm 212 mm
Weight      
Kerb Weight 2075 kg 2190 kg 2265 kg
Engine      
Type 3.0L V-Engine (Diesel) 4.4L Twin Power Turbo V-Engine (Petrol) 4.4L Twin Power Turbo V-Engine (Petrol)
Number of Cylinders 6 8 8
Valves 4 valves per cylinder 4 valves per cylinder 4 valves per cylinder
Displacement 2993 cc 4395 cc 4395 cc
Transmission 6 Speed AT 6 Speed AT 6 Speed AT
Max. Power (max) 235 Bhp @ 4000 rpm 400 Bhp @ 5500-6400 rpm 408 Kw @ 6000 rpm
Max. Torque (max) 520 Nm @ 2000-2750 rpm 600 Nm @ 1750-4500 rpm 680 Nm @ 1500-5650 rpm
Suspension      
Front Double Joint Spring Strut front axle Double Joint Spring Strut front axle Double Joint Spring Strut front axle
Rear Multi Link Multi Link, Self Leveling with Pneumati Multi Link, Self Leveling with Pneumati
Brakes      
Front Ventilated Disc Brakes Ventilated Disc Brakes Ventilated Disc Brakes
Rear Ventilated Disk Brakes Ventilated Disk Brakes Ventilated Disk Brakes
Steering Type Power Steering Power Steering Power Steering
Tyre Size 255/50 R19 Front & Rear 275/40 R20 in Front
315/35 R20 in Rear
275/40 R20 in Front
315/35 R20 in Rear