A closer look at the BMW X4 sports activity coup

Launching at the end of July is the latest addition to BMWs X model range.
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Joining the ranks of BMW’s X1, X3, X5, X5 M, X6 and X6 M variants is the brand’s latest Sports Activity Vehicle, the all new BMW X4 Sports activity Coupé.
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Launching by the end of July, starting price of the X4 28i is $75,140 and $81,700 for the X4 35i.
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From the front, the car is immediately recognisable as a member of the BMW X family. It combines the sports performance and versatility of a coupé.
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The car's wide track, visually low centre of gravity, long wheelbase and pronounced wheel arches emphasise its road grip and stability, while its stretched line underline the sporting character.
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Inside, every control element is angled towards the driver. An elevated seating position is available for both front and rear seats.
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The load capacity available is quite impressive (500–1,400 litres), which can be used in a wide variety of ways.
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The BMW X4 will be available with two types of engines, all with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology. Topping the range is the BMW X4 xDrive35i with a 3.0-litre straight-six petrol engine delivering a maximum output of 225 kW/306 hp and propelling the vehicle from 0 to 100 km/h in just 5.5 seconds.
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In addition, the xDrive28i has a 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine delivering 180 kW/245 hp and goes from 0-100 km/h in 6.4 seconds.
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Optional premium features available are: The anti-dazzle High Beam Assistant, Driving Assistant Plus including Pedestrian and Collision Warning, Active Cruise Control with Stop & Go function and Lane Departure Warning.
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Also available as options are Lane Change Warning, Surround View and the Parking Assistant, which steers the car autonomously into parking spaces parallel to the road.
Wed 30 Jul 2014 12:28 PM