The X1 xDrive25Le crossover on the BMW stand in China

September 15, 2016 at 13:07

Few days ago, Chengdu public had a possibility to see the new crossover from BMW Company showed at the International Auto Show. The novelty represents the new variation of the SUV X1 – xDrive25Le iPerfomance destined for the Chinese market. It is a hybrid model with the vehicle to grid option. The manufacturer says about its uniqueness. The new car is based on the stretched X1 model, which is also proposed in China.

bmw 225xe Active Tourer scheme pic

bmw 225xe Active Tourer scheme pic

The power plant of the modified car is similar to the hybrid system of the BMW 225xe Active Tourer model: on the front axle, there is 1.5-liter turbo engine, combined with the automatic; the rear part is supplied by an electric unit. The turbo motor equipped xDrive25Le crossover is able to deliver 136-hp and 220 Nm, as for the rear electro engine its level can get 95-hp and 165 Nm. To accelerate the car to 100 km/h point the driver will need 7.4 seconds. The fuel consumption makes 1.8 liters per 100 km.

bmw x1 xdrive25le iperfomance will add the Chinese market image

bmw x1 xdrive25le iperfomance will add the Chinese market image

The 10.7 kWh Lithium-ion battery let move 60 km on single electricity while the 35-liter fuel tank allows driving 630 km. It will take 2.9 hours to charge the battery up to 80% from the usual 220 V socket and 3.7 hours for 100% charging.

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