In early July 2019, BMW officially unveiled the third generation of the famous X6 coupe hybrid SUV. Along with the launch of the SUV models X5, X7, X8, BMW is showing the direction of rebuilding the X-Series before competition from rivals in the segment.
1. Exterior BMW X6 2020 cars
Exterior styling is considered by many experts to be the most distinctive feature of the BMW X6 right from the first generation. If Mercedes is a pioneer in the segment of coupe sedans with the CLS-class, then BMW can be considered a leader in the language of hybrid coupe SUV design. So, the overall design of the X6 from the first generation to the present is not too different.
However, the German automaker is still improving the dimensions of the new X6. 2020 BMW X6 is increased by 26 mm in length, 15 mm in width, 42 mm in wheelbase compared to its predecessor. The front wheel width has also been increased by 44 mm and the car height has been reduced by 6 mm. These two parameters help the car look shorter and wider, thereby bringing a sporty and aggressive look to the car.
Besides the size, the design of the X6 also becomes stronger, firmer and sportier to match the modern aesthetic trend. On the front, the BMW kidney grille is now capable of striking light with a larger size, combined with angular “angel eye” lights cluster to create a strong impression but not equally shrewd for the car.
Large grille details are also one of the most talked-about topics on the new generation BMW. Although there are many conflicting opinions, this grille cluster is still considered by many experts to be quite suitable for the strong overall characteristics of multi-purpose vehicles that are already “bulky” as the X6.
The most prominent feature in the side of the car is the seductive claw design that has become the brand of X6. The area is also accented by embossed ribs connecting the two angular wheel cavities. The new 5-spoke dual spoke wheels with an optional maximum diameter of up to 22 inches also contribute to the unique look of the X6 2020.
At the back, the familiar L-shaped taillight has been replaced by a longer and slender LED cluster. The number plate area on the luggage compartment door in the previous generation has now been moved near the rear bumper. The bold cutting lines and chrome exhaust pipes make the car more powerful and the rear bumper design extends to the sides of the body.
2. Furniture and comfortable equipment BMW X6 2020 cars
As a luxury multi-purpose vehicle of BMW, the interior of the X6 is also carefully polished to give the impression of luxury and class. The new dashboard with expanded design on both sides combined with the air vents and control buttons arranged horizontally makes the center area of the car feel extremely spacious. The main highlight in this area is the high-resolution 12.3-inch entertainment screen that makes it easier and more convenient to control and arrange other systems.
Interior lights, automatic 4-zone automatic climate control with heating and front row massage are also standard equipment. Panoramic sunroof panoramic panoramic roof on the new X6 is up to 83% larger than its predecessor, promising to bring a sense of airiness to the interior compartment which is occupied part of the space due to the “clawing” design. In addition, if customers accept to spend more money, BMW also offers the option of Panorama Sky Lounge to help create 15,000 stars to illuminate the ceiling, similar to the “star sky” option on luxury Rolls models. -Royce.
In terms of driver assistance, the new X6 also has the most updated version of the iDrive infotainment system, including a 12.3-inch dual screen right behind the wheel called BMW’s Live Cockpit Professional, in which, a The screen is used to display the measurement parameters that replace the traditional clock, the other screen will handle the functions controlled by iDrive.
3. Operating and safety BMW X6 2020 cars
Although built on the basis of the BMW X5, the X6 also owns many differences in the powertrain. Specifically, the BMW X6 2020 has a sDrive40i rear-wheel drive version, using the 335 horsepower 3.0L I6 engine block. The most advanced X6 M50i will use 4.4L twinturbo twin-turbocharged V8 engine producing 523 horsepower and can accelerate from 0-100 km / h in just 4.1 seconds. All versions use 8-speed automatic transmission. As announced by BMW, when using summer tires, X6 will have a maximum speed of 250 km / h, and 210 km / h if not using this type of tire.
4-wheel drive system BMW xDrive is now integrated with a new control system for better operating efficiency. In addition, BMW also provides customers with the optional package Offroad Package with the ability to lock the rear differential, different terrain driving modes. Active air suspension is also featured on the BMW coupe SUV.
In terms of safety, besides equipment that has almost become standard such as anti-lock braking, electronic brake force distribution, electronic balance… X6 2020 is also equipped with an adaptive cruise control system that has front-end traction, assistance with steering control and lane-departure warning, collision warning, automatic emergency assistance without driver intervention.
4. General evaluation BMW X6 2020 cars
With a somewhat expensive price (from $ 65,000 to more than $ 100,000 depending on equipment), the X6 is still an extremely valuable model. The hybrid, strong but seductive coupe hybrid SUV design is the most obvious characteristic and advantage of X6 compared to other SUVs in the segment. From that foundation, the Bavarian automaker has upgraded the X6 with a sharp design, a pit, a luxurious interior compartment filled with technology and improved performance, thereby continuing to affirm its position. in the fierce luxury SUV segment.