BMW is engaged on a redesign for the X2 compact crossover, and this time round there can be an electrical iX2 variant.
Prototypes for the gas-powered X2 have been noticed for over a yr however we now have our first take a look at a take a look at automobile for the electrical iX2.
BMW confirmed plans for the iX2 in March and the prototype on this contemporary spy video, with its lack of engine noise, confirms engineers are testing the electrical model of the upcoming second-generation X2 right here.
Information of the iX2 is not an enormous shock because the redesigned X2 is carefully associated to the redesigned X1 that was launched for 2023 and contains its personal iX1 electrical choice. The automobiles use BMW Group’s FAAR platform designed for compact vehicles and crossovers, and is able to supporting fuel, plug-in hybrid, and electrical powertrains.
Count on the iX2 to match the specs of the iX1, which means a 64.7-kwh battery and a dual-motor powertrain rated at 308 hp. It is attainable there can even be single-motor setup in some unspecified time in the future.
BMW estimates a spread of 250 miles for the iX1, and patrons of the iX2 can count on one thing related.
BMW hasn’t confirmed plans to promote both the iX1 or iX2 within the U.S.
The redesigned X2 is because of be revealed later this yr, probably as a 2024 mannequin although an arrival for the 2025 mannequin yr can also be attainable. The iX2 will debut alongside the gas-powered mannequin.