BMW and the ski company K2 sponsored a group of professional skiers on a trip throughout the ski slopes of Europe. The skiers traveled in X1s to the locations and even utilized the X1s AWD technology during some of their stunts. Check it out.
Drive.com.au reviews the BMW X1 and calls it possibly the stand-out car the compact 4WD market has been crying out for.
AC Schnitzer has released its tuning and cosmetic program for the BMW X1. The program includes more aggressive tune and exhaust system, suspension and handling upgrades, and full compliment of cosmetic parts. The ACS X1 will debut in just a couple of weeks at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show. Look for our coverage!
The BMW X1 has made the 2010 World Car of the Year (WCOTY) Award finalist list and the BMW Z4 has made the 2010 Performance Car of the Year (PCOTY) Award finalist list. 31 cars were originally nominated for the WCOTY award and 15 cars for the PCOTY award. The winner of each category will be announced April 1st at the New York International Auto Show.
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More members are taking delivery of their X1′s, some even through snow storms, such as this white X1′s maiden voyage home.
Here is the first tuner modified X1 we have seen and we’re impressed by look of the body color matched lower body panels, lowered suspension, and 20″ wheels.
Here is a photoshoot with telling photos of the BMW X1 stacked up against the size of the Audi A4 Allroad.
Based on sales figures alone, it seems that the BMW X1 is going to be a success story for BMW. Here is a short update to the already massive X1 wallpaper gallery. This time we have photos of the car in Vermillion Red and the popular Deep Sea Blue. Enjoy!
Xbimmers member Jay Ell is our first member to take delivery of an X1 (black xDrive23d)! See his initial reaction and photo inside.
The NCAP has awarded a full 5 star crash test rating to the BMW X1. Here are the X1s full crash test results, details and video.
Autoweek provides one of the first few english based reviews of the BMW X1 SUV. Here is their full reaction.
Production of the BMW X1 has begun for the European market, for deliveries starting next month. The US will get the X1 in 2011.
The BMW X1 is set to be a hit for BMW in the compact SUV market, especially in europe where a presense in this market is becoming more and more important.
Since September 1st, 2009 the plant has begun churning out 75 of these cars per day, which will ramp up to 300 per day at the end of the year.
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The BMW X1 Catalog is now available in an interactive flash format, with specs, facts and images. Also features audio and video.
New BMW X1 promotional video featuring the same fun, young, and vibrant theme as other X1 spots. Also new driving footage.
We bring you the very first BMW X1 commercial, with a young, fun, and fresh feel to it, clearly aimed at the younger demographic.
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BMWwebTV has released this new X1 video on its youtube channel. The narrator, with the help of a translated interview with Peter Krist, Head of Project BMW X1 explains the exterior and interior design philosophies behind the upcoming X1. Great driving footage in the video.
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