BMW X1 for sale in Sri Lanka
Review, images, specification, design and price of BWM X1
The X1 is a luxury compact crossover of German top car manufacturer BMW which made its market debut in 2009. The BMW X1 is available in sDrive (rear-wheel-drive) and xDrive (all-wheel-drive) versions. The X1 moved on to become a commercial success for BMW; as of September 2013 it was reported that BMW sold half a million units of the BMW X1s since 2009. The BMW X1 enjoys moderate popularity in Sri Lanka, it is loved by many for its looks and driving dynamics however, it fails to score as a practical off roader.
BMW X1 Review
Engine Specification of BMW X1
While the BMW X1 comes with several configurations, the most common drive train option in Sri Lanka is the 2.0l variant coupled with either a 6-speed manual or 6-speed automatic gear box.
BMW X1 Fuel Consumption
The BMW X1 scores satisfactorily on the fuel economy boasting between 8-10 Km/l in the city and up to 12 Km/l on long distance trips.
Design and Features of BMW X1
The stylish look of the BMW X1 has played a key role in its success in the Sri Lankan market. The design is flawless and helps the vehicle stand out on the road. The BMW X1 takes on Sri Lankan road conditions well and handles very well with precise steering and reassuring levels of stability. Unfortunately the same cannot be said about its performance off the road.
On the options front - the BMW X1 scores high with Power Steering, Power Shutters, Power Mirrors, Air Conditioning with dual climate zones, rain sensing wipers and a sound system with a total of 8 speakers. The BMW X1 in Sri Lanka also comes with 4-wheel ABS, Dual Airbags, Daytime running lights (in the more recent models), Traction control, Stability control, Emergency Braking Preparation, Brake Drying, Post-collision safety and Emergency braking assist.
What are the best features of BMW X1
The overall design, handling, extensive list of options and safety features, ride comfort and satisfactory fuel economy figures make the BMW X1 Stand out. The price range at which it is offered has also managed to convert many Sri Lankans to BMW owners. On the other hand the availability of parts and the solid service provided the agents works to its advantage in the Sri Lankan SUV market.
BMW X1 Price in Sri Lanka
If you wish to buy a BMW X1 in Sri Lanka you will be presented with many used and unregistered BMW X1 models in Colombo and wider Sri Lanka. Pre Owned BMW X1 models in Sri Lanka usually falls between the 5.2 - 6 Million Rupee price bracket. An unregistered model can be bought between 7-8 Million Rupees through the agent or through importers.
BMW X1 price list at Carmudi Sri Lanka
Used BMW X1 2011 price: Rs. 5.4 Mio
Used BMW X1 2012 price: Rs. 7.2 Mio
Why you should buy BWM X1 ?
The BMW X1 might not be the best off roader out there but who cares right? It’s a cross over that gives you a lot of comfort and practicality as a daily runner. It is also one of the most reasonably priced BMW’s that you can get your hands on in Sri Lanka. So if you are a fan of German engineering and practicality the BMW X1 will be an option worth considering.