2013 BMW X1 Facelift Luxury Crossover - The new X1 Crossover is headed for an unveil at the upcoming 2012 New York Auto Show that will happen in early April. Later this year, BMW will launch the X1 Crossover in the US market, marking the crossover’s first foray into North America. The facelifted “2013 BMW X1 Facelift” crossover has now been spotted with minimal camouflage as its official unveiling is just weeks away.Coming onto the market as a 2013 model, the latest version of the X1 is expected to feature a sole powertrain option in the U.S., the brilliant turbocharged and direct-injected 2.0-liter TwinPower engine found in the 2012 BMW Z4 sDrive28i and 2012 BMW 328i.
The 2013 BMW X1 Facelift will get new front bumpers and possibly a slightly different headlamp. This apart, the rear bumper is also expected to see a new design while the car is also touted to finally get integrated blinkers on the wing mirrors. These changes apart, other details about the 2013 X1 remain under wraps. In due course of time, expect the 2013 BMW X1 crossover to be launched in India as well even as the competition in the entry level, premium luxury crossover segment hots up with Audi all set to launch the Q3 crossover in the Indian market sometime in June 2012.
BMW Automaker is also launching its recently revealed 2013 M6 Convertible in New York, along with the car’s hard-top sibling. Now, in its third generation, the all-new M6 sports a twin-turbocharged V-8 mated to a seven-speed M-DCT transmission capable of propelling it from 0-60 mph in under 4.3 seconds. The 2013 BMW X1 Facelift is available in both petrol and diesel engined variants in the Indian market. The diesel engined model is the big volume puller due to its high fuel economy despite the petrol engined model priced much cheaper, as an entry level model.