2018 BMW X1 SUV Crossover Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2018 BMW X1 SUV Crossover

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 Pros All-wheel drive is available

 Pros The engine is responsive and puts down most of its power

 Pros Handling is planted and grips the corner for minimal body roll

 Pros Braking force is linear and strong and easy to control by the pedal

 Pros Advanced safety and driver aids are available as options for the base trim

 Pros High marks for safety provide a sense of security for the potential buyer

 Pros The cabin is easy to enter and doors are short enough for tight parking spaces

 Pros Legroom and headroom is generous for both rows of seats

 Pros Seats did not induce fatigue on longer trips

 Cons No rear-wheel drive configuration available

 Cons The effort needed for steering could be reduced

 Cons No infotainment system available

 Cons No Android Auto limits connectivity for Android smartphone users

 Cons Front and rear seats could be more supportive laterally

 Cons No third row of seats

 Cons The cushion of the seats is on the firmer side

 Cons Ride quality is quite stiff and road imperfections are barely dampened

 Cons Road noise and tire noise can be heard inside the cabin

 Cons Fuel economy for city driving isn’t the best in its category

 Cons Price can rise significantly with all the options available