E90Post
 


Lux Angel Eyes
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BIMMERPOST Universal Forums > General BMW News and Cars Discussion > BMW X1 is real



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      09-27-2007, 12:23 PM   #1
horatiub
Banned
horatiub's Avatar
12
Rep
269
Posts

 
Drives: BMW 325i
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Chicago

iTrader: (0)

BMW X1 is real

I was reading my RSS reader this morning and noticed an interesting article: the BMW X1 has been officially announced.

BMW X1
Appreciate 0
      09-27-2007, 12:26 PM   #2
Crimson92
Smiling Politely
Crimson92's Avatar
United_States
300
Rep
28,647
Posts

 
Drives: Like a boss
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Whales Vagina

iTrader: (3)

I trust no site that cant even spell speech right
__________________
Quote:
Some people are like slinkies...not really good for much but you can't help but smile when you see one tumble down the stairs"
Appreciate 0
      09-27-2007, 12:27 PM   #3
!Xoible
Banned
United_States
555
Rep
46,037
Posts

 
Drives: ....
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: .

iTrader: (4)

Garage List
2008 M3  [3.50]
2007 335i  [4.50]
2008 528i  [4.00]
2006 Infiniti - G35 ...  [4.00]
*yawn*
Appreciate 0
      09-27-2007, 12:34 PM   #4
horatiub
Banned
horatiub's Avatar
12
Rep
269
Posts

 
Drives: BMW 325i
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Chicago

iTrader: (0)

actually it was a press release by BMW. So, it's real. Also, the BMW Concept CS will become a production car
Appreciate 0
      09-27-2007, 01:24 PM   #5
Carnage
Lieutenant General
Carnage's Avatar
United_States
180
Rep
16,404
Posts

 
Drives: people insane
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: classified

iTrader: (2)

The X3 is already small enough...is the X1 going to the size of a clown car or something????
Appreciate 0
      09-27-2007, 01:40 PM   #6
Crimson92
Smiling Politely
Crimson92's Avatar
United_States
300
Rep
28,647
Posts

 
Drives: Like a boss
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Whales Vagina

iTrader: (3)

the next yugo...with leatherette
__________________
Quote:
Some people are like slinkies...not really good for much but you can't help but smile when you see one tumble down the stairs"
Appreciate 0
      09-27-2007, 01:43 PM   #7
horatiub
Banned
horatiub's Avatar
12
Rep
269
Posts

 
Drives: BMW 325i
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Chicago

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Crimson92 View Post
the next yugo...with leatherette
or maybe something similar to the X6 coupe
Appreciate 0
      09-27-2007, 05:15 PM   #8
Bimmerista
Major General
Bimmerista's Avatar
Canada
63
Rep
5,710
Posts

 
Drives: superstock
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada

iTrader: (0)

The X1 looks to be launched either just after the new-gen X3 is launched or just before (like the X3 and old/new X5 timing).

Therefore, the x3 will gain about 10 cms upon redesign in in 2010 and it will have about the same length as the first gen X5 at 466 cms. The X1 will therefore in fact be just shy of the current X3 in size (within 5 cms): that is my guess.
__________________
__________________________
2012 335i, saphire black, coral red leather interior, sport line, sport suspension, 6mt, premium package
2011 Lincoln MKX, black on black, premium package - that's right! Techno-Groovy baby
Appreciate 0
      09-27-2007, 11:46 PM   #9
Los Angeles
Steve Forte Rio
No_Country
38
Rep
2,396
Posts

 
Drives: 08' 328i
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: 90036

iTrader: (0)

found this:


An abstract form the Speech of Dr. Norbert Reithofer


Here is an outlook until 2012:

We would like to confirm the announcement of the BMW X1. This model is going to complement the successful X family, together with the BMW Concept X6 presented at the Frankfurt Motor Show.

Furthermore, we decided to manufacture a four-dour Gran Turismo based on the CS concept study showcased in Shanghai.

Another result of our strategy is that we will not build a space-functional concept. It will be replaced by a fundamentally altered concept. What I am talking about here is a new segment. We currently call the concept Progressive Activity Sedan or PAS in short. Expect this concept to introduce its own interpretation of the sedan and to surprise you with intelligent features.

As far as Rolls-Royce is concerned, we would like to confirm our plans for the third variant of the Phantom: a coupe. Moreover, we reevaluated and confirmed an additional Rolls-Royce model during our strategic review. It will slot in below the Rolls-Royce Phantom in terms of both size and price.

At MINI, we opted for a further model in the sports activity vehicle segment.

We will continue to extend the range of products under our BMW Motorrad and Husqvarna Motorcycles brands in the years ahead.
Appreciate 0
      09-28-2007, 12:11 AM   #10
Leesi
Good Student Driver
Leesi's Avatar
United_States
6
Rep
589
Posts

 
Drives: Black BMW
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Northern California

iTrader: (0)

It is probably a city car in the market of MB A-class, B-class... Honda Fit???
__________________
Right E92 sideskirt for sale $50

Jet Black color with minor scratches

PM ME!
Appreciate 0
      09-28-2007, 05:08 PM   #11
horatiub
Banned
horatiub's Avatar
12
Rep
269
Posts

 
Drives: BMW 325i
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Chicago

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Leesi View Post
It is probably a city car in the market of MB A-class, B-class... Honda Fit???
I'm thinking more of a smaller X6 version. Maybe a coupe but a little smaller than the current X3 or maybe the same size.
Appreciate 0
      09-29-2007, 06:47 PM   #12
greekbmw
New Member
greekbmw's Avatar
1
Rep
20
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 335i coupe blk/red
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Athens, Greece

iTrader: (0)

its probably for europe only to compete with mercedes or something
__________________
2007 335i coupe Black Sapphire Red Coral/Black Dakota leather
Appreciate 0
      09-30-2007, 10:16 AM   #13
achien
AC
Canada
28
Rep
2,378
Posts

 
Drives: E90 Post Members Crazy
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Toronto, Canada

iTrader: (0)

do consumers really need an SAV that carries "nothing"???
__________________
Your Supreme Leader
Appreciate 0
      09-30-2007, 06:27 PM   #14
Kiemyster
Bimmerpost Resident Marijuana Consultant
Kiemyster's Avatar
Trinidad_and_tobago
83
Rep
3,132
Posts

 
Drives: E90x4 (M3, 335xi, 325xi,320i)
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Queens/NYC

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
i think this is going to be a great disappointment.
__________________
"AMG What! S-Line Who? If you ain't got that M I got no respect for you!"
'06 Alpine Weiss E90 320i | '06 The Green Machine E90 325xi | '11 Alpine Weiss E90 M3 ZCP | '10 Silverstone X5M | '11 Alpine Weiss E90 335xi
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:58 PM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST