2016BMWX1

BMW X1

Perhaps more than any other model, the X1 exemplifies the shift going on at BMW. That the X1 is the first front-drive-based car to wear the BMW badge in the US is both remarkable and doesn't matter at all. Some background: The first X1, sold here for the latter half of its six-year run, was an Old…


Why you can expect lots more crossovers from BMW

Automotive News reports that more than a third of BMW's US sales were crossovers in 2015, and crossovers will be 40 percent of BMW's US sales in 2016.
Daily Driver: 2016 BMW X1

We take a spin in the first BMW sold on these shores based on a front-wheel drive platform.
BMW working on DCT for its FWD cars?

BMW Blog reports that BMW might be working on a dual-clutch transmission for its front-wheel-drive offerings.

For Sale

2014 BMW X1
$25,000 / 31,573 miles / CA
2015 BMW X1
$50,075 / 6,225 miles / CA
2015 BMW X1
$41,525 / 7,760 miles / CA
Daily Driver: 2016 BMW X1

We take a spin in the first BMW sold on these shores based on a front-wheel drive platform.
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2016 BMW X1 First Drive [w/video]
BMW makes a big change with its smallest crossover, and few buyers are likely to notice. We drive the Bimmer that breaks with years of tradition.
2013 BMW X1
The 2013 BMW X1 is early evidence that this Germany company famous for sport sedans can still work its magic on cars of a smaller scale.
BMW recalls over 76k 2012-2014 models over brake failure

Bimmerfest is reporting that BMW has notified the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration of its intention to voluntarily recall more than 75,000 3 Series, 5 Series, X1, X3 and Z4 models due to a possible loss of power brake assist that could result in the vehicles failing to stop. The recall affects 2012-2014 models equipped with either the N20 or N26 engine produced from May 2012 to August 2013. Until recall repairs have been performed, BMW dealers will discontinue selling or delivering