At the beginning of March 2014 the Bavarian automaker introduced the crossover BMW X4, and later in the network there were rumors that a few years line model can be extended with a label X2. And so, in May 2015, the Germans have officially confirmed the appearance of BMW X2, a pre-production version of which should be shown to the public at the Geneva Motor Show in 2016, and the start of sales of the finished car is scheduled for the second half of 2017.
As expected, the coupe will be built based on the BMW X1 next generation, which will translate into a front-wheel platform UKL. However, for an extra charge for both X 1 and X-2 for the future will be offered branded wheel drive system xDrive. But from the three-door BMW X2 modification in the company seems to have decided to refuse. Recall that initially it was the appearance of two modifications SUV – in the three- and five-door body. This key external difference X2 from the source code will be sloping roof. The base engine for the BMW X2 declared a 1.5-liter three-cylinder gasoline engine B38, which will be available in power outputs from 102 to 230 hp Also for crossover and offer two-liter “four” return to 192 to 252 “horses” and a top version of M Performance can get engine produces about 300 forces.