BMW today launched the third-generation X6 in India for an introductory price of Rs 95 lakh (ex-showroom).
The new BMW X6, which enters India as a CBU (completely built-up) unit, is now available for bookings across all the BMW dealerships in the country. The 2020 BMW X6 comes in a couple of variants — xLine and M Sport. An interesting point to be noted is that the X6 now comes with a host of customization options. The 2020 X6 will rival the likes of Porsche Cayenne Coupe and Audi Q8.
2020 BMW X6 Engine
Under the hood of the new X6, you will find a 3.0-litre, inline 6-cylinder petrol engine with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology. The powerful engine delivers 340hp and 450Nm of peak torque. The motor is mated to an 8-speed Steptronic Sport automatic transmission that sends power to all the four wheels. The third-generation X6 can complete a 0-100 kmph sprint in 5.5 seconds and reach a top speed of 250kmph.
2020 BMW X6 Features (Exterior)
The new BMW X6 sports an ‘Iconic Glow’ kidney grille, that gets an optional illumination feature. The grille is flanked by twin LED headlights. The front looks quite dynamic with features like distinctive apron and enlarged air inlets. At the rear, you will across L-shaped LED taillights. The 20-inch alloys are standard. The third-generation BMW X6 has grown in proportions as compared to its predecessor. The Sports Activity Coupe, as BMW likes to call it, is now 26mm longer, 15mm wider and has 42mm more wheelbase. However, the overall height has been reduced by 6mm.
2020 BMW X6 Features (Safety)
The new BMW X6 is equipped with six airbags and attentiveness assistance as standard. Also available are features like cornering brake control, dynamic stability control with dynamic traction control, electronic vehicle immobiliser, electric parking brake with auto hold function, hill descent control, ISOFIX child seat mounting and tyre pressure monitoring system. You can have BMW head-up display as an optional fitment.
2020 BMW X6 Features (Interior)
The cabin of the new BMW X6 is one plush space to be in. The leather Vernasca upholstery in 6 colour schemes is a standard offering. Also available are features like electronically adjustable sports seats, temperature-controlled cup holders, wireless charging and panoramic sunroof. The 2020 BMW X6 features two 12.3-inch displays, one for the instrument panel and other for the Apple CarPlay-compatible touchscreen infotainment system. There is a 2.5-zone automatic AC. Also standard are features like BMW gesture control, voice control, park distance control, parking assistant with reversing assistant and rear-view camera.
2020 BMW X6 Price in India
Below are the variant-wise new BMW X6 prices (ex-showroom).
— BMW X6 xDrive40i xLine (petrol) – Rs 95 lakh
— BMW X6 xDrive40i M Sport (petrol) – Rs 95 lakh
The xLine variant of the new BMW X6 gets standard colour options like Manhattan Metallic, Artic Grey Brilliant Effect, Mineral White, Flamenco Red Brilliant Effect, Sophisto Grey Brilliant Effect, Black Sapphire and Alpine White. Additionally, the M Sport variant of the 2020 BMW X6 comes with Riverside Blue Metallic and Carbon Black. The optional paint works include Tanzanite Blue Metallic and BMW Individual Ametrine Metallic.