2020 BMW X1 Pricing And Specs Announced For Australia

The facelifted BMW X1 will arrive in Australia in October in four different versions, with an AUD $44,500 (USD $31,320) starting price for the sDrive18i.

The front-wheel drive, entry-level model has 140 PS (138 hp) and 220 Nm (162 lb-ft) of torque, and comes with 18-inch alloy wheels, LED headlights, wireless charging pad, 8.8-inch infotainment system, Apple CarPlay, sport leather steering wheel, Driving Assistant, Parking Assistant and Sensatec upholstery as standard.

Available from AUD $49,900 (USD $35,120), the X1 sDrive18d gets a 149 PS (147 hp) and 330 Nm (243 lb-ft) diesel engine and the same standard gear as the base grade.

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For the sDrive20i, which packs a 192 PS (189 hp) and 280 Nm (207 lb-ft) petrol four, you’ll have to pay at least AUD $48,500 (USD $34,135). This version of the premium subcompact crossover adds a 10.25-inch infotainment system, head-up display, lights package and electrically-operated tailgate.

The top-of-the-line xDrive25i can be ordered from AUD $62,900 (USD $44,270) and is powered by a 231 PS (228 hp) and 350 Nm (258 lb-ft) of torque petrol engine, with all-wheel drive. Paying the premium will also bring you standard 19-inch wheels, M Sports steering wheel, leather upholstery, heated front seats, dual-zone climate control, anti-dazzle mirrors, rear seat adjustment and others.

Speaking about the vehicle, BMW Australia’s CEO, Vikram Pawah, said: “Since its debut in 2009, the BMW X1 has been one of our highest selling X models, and continues to fuel the success of the BMW X range in Australia. The popular SAV continues to deliver great value, and I’m sure the impressive redesign will resonate with our customers.”

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  • Bo Hanan

    Did BMW hire a bunch of designers from Acura?

    • Six_Tymes


  • SteersUright

    Looking ok, starting to get a bit dated. They basically just increased the size of the grille and infotainment screen and called it a refresh? Wait, is this a refresh? Anyhow, the X1 and X2 could both use an update if you ask me.

  • Knotmyrealname

    I hope they plan to make a RHD version for Oz!

  • Six_Tymes

    Well, at least the grille is not stupid giant sized like the others. this looks good.

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