X1
BMW X1 Forum (F48)
BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
> BMW X1 (F48) Forums > General BMW X1 (F48) Forum Next Gen 2016 BMW X1 Reportedly Spotted

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      09-04-2013, 05:14 PM   #1
maragulon
Enlisted Member
9
Rep
44
Posts

Drives: E46 330Ci
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Poland

iTrader: (0)

Arrow Next Gen 2016 BMW X1 Reportedly Spotted

BIMMERPOST
     Featured on BIMMERPOST.com
Name:  x1-2.jpg
Views: 15546
Size:  485.6 KB

Name:  x1-4.jpg
Views: 13531
Size:  422.1 KB

Name:  x1-5.jpg
Views: 13305
Size:  541.2 KB

Name:  x1-6.jpg
Views: 12114
Size:  496.0 KB

Name:  x1-1.jpg
Views: 13162
Size:  408.4 KB

Name:  x1-3.jpg
Views: 12533
Size:  396.0 KB
Appreciate 0
      09-05-2013, 03:10 PM   #2
SCOTT26
Brigadier General
SCOTT26's Avatar
1831
Rep
4,815
Posts

Drives: Frozen Dark Silver 30 Jahre
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: WORLDWIDE

iTrader: (0)

This is the all-new 2016 BMW X1.
__________________
Step 1.
Appreciate 0
      09-05-2013, 06:15 PM   #3
SCOTT26
Brigadier General
SCOTT26's Avatar
1831
Rep
4,815
Posts

Drives: Frozen Dark Silver 30 Jahre
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: WORLDWIDE

iTrader: (0)

This render was meant to be representive of the X5. Actually it is much closer to the BMW X1 . What you are looking at in the spy photographs is an evolution of today's highly successful X1. However the current car moves to the FWD UKL architecture in regards to increasing passenger room and more importantly X1 will feature xDrive.

If you look closer you can see the raised rear quarter light mimicking today's car.
This new X1 has a more sporty looking roofline , rising glasshouse and broader wheel arches. The next X1 will be unveiled in 2015 possibly in time for the 2015 IAA?
Attached Images
 
__________________
Step 1.
Appreciate 0
      09-05-2013, 09:50 PM   #4
paradoxical3
Lieutenant Colonel
684
Rep
1,545
Posts

Drives: BMW
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: USA

iTrader: (6)

Quote:
Originally Posted by SCOTT26 View Post
If you look closer you can see the raised rear quarter light mimicking today's car.
This new X1 has a more sporty looking roofline , rising glasshouse and broader wheel arches. The next X1 will be unveiled in 2015 possibly in time for the 2015 IAA?
Scott - looks are one thing, but will it DRIVE as well as the current X1?

As always, I appreciate your presence in the forum and taking time from your day to give us this info.
Appreciate 0
      09-07-2013, 07:51 AM   #5
Dackelone
European Editor
Dackelone's Avatar
Germany
5747
Rep
21,759
Posts

Drives: N54 e82
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Bayern, Germany

iTrader: (1)

I have consulted with some friends who work for BMW AG. The OP's above pics are indeed that of the new X1.
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 08:11 AM   #6
MDaniel
Private
MDaniel's Avatar
1
Rep
50
Posts

Drives: Opel Signum
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Portugal

iTrader: (0)

I would bet this will be on sale in middle 2014.. And its goint to be a much better looking machine..I hope
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 08:14 AM   #7
Leo88
Private First Class
Leo88's Avatar
Italy
1
Rep
173
Posts

Drives: E92 325d
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Italy

iTrader: (0)

It has a sportier looks than the current model. Someting about the roofline and the side profile remind me the Merc GLA.
__________________
2009 E92 325d - Black Sapphire / Dakota Creambeige
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 08:22 AM   #8
hoonix
Enlisted Member
United_States
9
Rep
32
Posts

Drives: McLaren 570S, RR Sport Autobio
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Sarasota, FL

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
it already looks better than the current model when it comes to the profile of the car.

what i like is, that the hood connects to the grille. not this crappy gap as on the other models.
maybe there is hope that this returns to the current models for their LCI or at least for the next models...
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 08:33 AM   #9
Antares
First Lieutenant
Antares's Avatar
Italy
9
Rep
336
Posts

Drives: dark-blue coupe
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Italy

iTrader: (0)

it looks way better than the actual model
actually, I would take it even in this concept stadium over the current X1
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 08:40 AM   #10
Ghetto2315
Colonel
United_States
579
Rep
2,269
Posts

Drives: 16' BMW i8
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: The REAL Jersey Shore

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by Antares View Post
it looks way better than the actual model
actually, I would take it even in this concept stadium over the current X1
X2

EDIT: X2 as in I second that, not "X2" as in a model
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 08:44 AM   #11
GOLFFRR
GOLFFRR's Avatar
2941
Rep
22,770
Posts

Drives: I'm Jimmy aka GOLFFRR
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Solvang, CA/Camarillo, CA

iTrader: (4)

I like the new lines. this is showing a lot of promise.
__________________

BEFORE YOU BUY YOUR NEXT BMW, PM ME FIRST WE CAN HOOK YOU UP!
David Aviles: bmwdavid@icloud.com - Cell:202-262-2900
If you have any issues getting a hold of David PLEASE PM me, I'm available everyday till 545pm!
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 08:45 AM   #12
Matski
Captain
Matski's Avatar
England
102
Rep
836
Posts

Drives: A slow BMW
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: England

iTrader: (0)

X1 has always been my least favourite of all BMW designs, I'm hoping the next gen puts that right!
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 08:52 AM   #13
wdeerfield
A family of bimmers
United_States
645
Rep
5,557
Posts

Drives: '13 f30, '11 f10
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Clifton Park, NY

iTrader: (0)

i hate the interior of the current x1. its soooooo cheap. the detachable cupholder, the crappy center console and armrest. and to top it off, the screen that looks like an afterthought. hopefully they fix all these issues going forward. This seems to be more the size of the older x3. those wheels and tires are laughably too small for those arches.
__________________
2013 EB 335i xdrive | Msport | Coral | DHP | ZPP | ZCW | ZTP | 400M | Coded | MPerformance Bits | M3 Grills | Painted Reflectors | BMS Exhaust Tips | LED Turn Signals
2011 JB 535i xdrive | ZPP | ZSP | ZCW | 6FL | NAV | 331s Square | MPerformance Spoiler | M5 Grills | Painted Reflectors
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 09:22 AM   #14
E90Brad
Second Lieutenant
E90Brad's Avatar
Canada
9
Rep
263
Posts

Drives: SQ5
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Canada

iTrader: (3)

Looks like a dodge caliber
__________________
I shoot video in Calgary. Contact me if you need anything.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNU...Q3Jp5G4lSkGdKQ
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 10:03 AM   #15
3s-a-charm
Major
3s-a-charm's Avatar
Canada
86
Rep
1,322
Posts

Drives: 2017 Tesla Model X
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Calgary, Canada

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
2007 BMW X5  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by E90Brad View Post
Looks like a dodge caliber
Whow... easy. That's hitting below the belt.
__________________
17 Tesla Model X 90D (I've been converted!)
16 BMW X1 Med Blue/Oyster (Hers)
PAST: 14 Tesla Model S P85D, 13 X5 M-sport, 04 M3 Cab, 08 E92 M3, 08 535xiT, 07 X5 4.8i, 06 E90 325i, 87 E30 325i, 85 E30 318i
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 10:03 AM   #16
Antares
First Lieutenant
Antares's Avatar
Italy
9
Rep
336
Posts

Drives: dark-blue coupe
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Italy

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ghetto2315 View Post
X2

EDIT: X2 as in I second that, not "X2" as in a model
I can well believe the "X2" lacks two doors; see it from the positive side, it can go worse, you could write X3-edit-without the banana-like side profile
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 10:05 AM   #17
Antares
First Lieutenant
Antares's Avatar
Italy
9
Rep
336
Posts

Drives: dark-blue coupe
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Italy

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by wdeerfield View Post
i hate the interior of the current x1. its soooooo cheap. the detachable cupholder, the crappy center console and armrest. and to top it off, the screen that looks like an afterthought. hopefully they fix all these issues going forward.
the interior is "military" edition; reliable, robust and as cheap as possible
(I don't know if it was engineered by navy, army or aviation)
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 10:08 AM   #18
MikeRR
First Lieutenant
Switzerland
44
Rep
374
Posts

Drives: BMW M2
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Switzerland

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2016 BMW M2  [0.00]
@MDaniel: It will never be on sale next year, 2015 is more likely.
The X1 started in 2009 - normal life cycle is 7 years, so 2016 would be the normal change but 2015 sounds probable since it is a very important market with many competitors.

@wdeerfield: are you talking about the LCI or pre LCI X1? There have been made some small but very effective changes with the LCI, it's much better now.
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 10:22 AM   #19
Red Bread
Major General
United_States
439
Rep
5,700
Posts

Drives: My wife's car
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Dallas, TX

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Agreed, it does look better than the awkward current X1 (and I own one). It also doesn't have that terrible short distance from the front wheel to the door like so many fwd based vehicles, GLA included.

As for an E90 driver complaining about the E84 interior, especially the location of the nav, just don't look around your own car too closely. Our E82 had a cheaper feeling interior, but the E90 isn't much better and certainly not any nicer than our E84. The only area I can say an E91 is better done is the hatch area, where it seems BMW engineers went to sleep on the E84.
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 10:38 AM   #20
ts61gogo
Private First Class
Germany
1
Rep
107
Posts

Drives: Does not exist yet
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Frankfurt

iTrader: (0)

Utterly disgusting FWD proportions.
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 10:55 AM   #21
Never_Enough
What car next?
Never_Enough's Avatar
United_States
245
Rep
1,406
Posts

Drives: MAZDASPEED6, Miata & Jetta
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: PA

iTrader: (6)

FWD? Pass.
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2013, 10:55 AM   #22
Cuz5150
Major
Cuz5150's Avatar
104
Rep
1,451
Posts

Drives: 06-M3ZHP/04-M3 Vert/02Duc998
Join Date: May 2008
Location: NJ

iTrader: (0)

Cool........but, i would not buy one. It has the lines of that small Mazda CX5 Suv, and it look good, but the FWD kills it for me.
__________________
-Diplomacy is saying, "nice doggie while trying to find a rock"-
07-Z4 coupe-Black/Black/6MT/sport/premium/X
04-M3 vert-Black/Imolla/6MT/Cold/Xenon/HK/
06-M3 Coupe-Mystic/Black/6MT/ZCP/Xenon/HK/
09-135i- AW/Bk-Lette/6MT/M-pac/Nav/Hi-Fi/Usb-Ipod/SOLD
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:49 AM.




xbimmers
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST