2023 BMW X1 SUV 3rd Gen Launched – Price | Engine | Mileage | Rivals

All about BMW X1 3rd Gen SUV ✓ Specification ✓ Exterior ✓ Interior ✓ Mileage ✓ Color ✓ Features ✓ Price ✓ Comparison.

BMW has launched the all-new, third-generation SUV X1 in India. The company has launched the X1 with both petrol and diesel options, just like the previous generation model, but has removed the option of All Wheel Drive (AWD). The car achieves the speed of 0 to 100 Km/H in just 9 seconds.

The initial ex-showroom price of its petrol variant has been kept at Rs 45.90 lakh, while the price of diesel variant is Rs 47.90 lakh. At the ongoing BMW Joytown Festival in Bengaluru, the company said that these are introductory prices. This car will be manufactured at the Chennai plant of BMW Group.


  • The new X1 is available in two variants – xLine and Msport
  • Rivals the Mercedes GLA, Audi Q3 and Volvo XC40

The new BMW X1 rivals the likes of Mercedes-Benz GLA (Rs 46.50 lakh to Rs 50.50 lakh), new Audi Q3 (Rs 44.89 lakh to Rs 50.39 lakh), Mini Countryman (Rs 47.40 lakh) and Volvo XC40 (Rs 45.90 lakh). Entry-level luxury SUV segment.

Booking & Delivery

The bookings for the new X1 are open at the dealer level for a token amount of Rs 50,000. The brand has also said that deliveries for the diesel-powered X1 will begin from March 2023, while the petrol variant will begin in June 2023. Here is the detailed price list of the new X1.

Engine Specifications: BMW X1 3rd Gen

The new BMW X1 is available in India with a petrol (sDrive 18i) and a diesel (sDrive 18d) engine option. The petrol is a 1.5-litre, three-cylinder unit producing 136hp and 230Nm of torque, while the diesel mill is a 2.0-litre, four-cylinder unit producing 150hp and 360Nm of torque. The petrol engine is mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox while the diesel unit is mated to a 7-speed torque converter automatic transmission. Unlike some of its rivals, the X1 does not get all-wheel drive in India.

Petrol engineBMW X1 (sDrive18i xLine)
Engine type1.5-litre twin-power Turbo petrol engine
Displacement1,499 cc
No. of cylinders3
Power134 bhp @ 4,400 rpm
Torque230 Nm @ 1,500 rpm
Transmission7-speed DCT Automatic
Emission StandardBS-6
Driving Range831 kmrs
Acceleration (0-100 kmph)9.2 seconds
Top Speed208 kmph
Diesel engineBMW X1 (sDrive18d M sport)
Engine type2.0-litre twin-power Turbo diesel engine
Displacement1,995 cc
No. of cylinders4
Power147 bhp @ 3,750 rpm
Torque360 Nm @ 1,500 rpm
Transmission7-speed DCT Automatic
Emission StandardBS-6
Driving Range1035 kmrs
Acceleration (0-100 kmph)8.9 seconds
Top Speed210 kmph
BMW X1 3rd Gen – Dimensions & Weight
Length4,500 mm
Width1,845 mm
Height1,630 mm
Wheelbase2,692 mm
Ground Clearance183 mm
No. of Doors5-Doors
Seating Capacity5-Person
No. of Seating Rows2-Rows
Fuel Tank Capacity51-litres
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering
Front SuspensionSingle-joint Spring-strut Axle
Rear SuspensionMulti-arm Axle with Separate Spring and Damper
Front Brake TypeVentilated Disc
Rear Brake TypeVentilated Disc
Steering TypePower assisted (Electric)
Wheel TypeAlloy Wheels
Front Tyres225 / 55 R18
Rear Tyres225 / 55 R18

BMW X1 3rd Gen: Design


The design of the new X1 has been significantly updated compared to the previous model. The large grille at the front, L shaped daytime running lamps and newly designed bumpers give the car a sporty look. Its headlamp is sleek and the LED DRLs are quite new. On the side, new 18-inch alloy wheels and flush-sitting door handles have been given. At the back, it gets new wrap round LED tail lamps and a sculpted rear bumper. The M Sport variant gets sportier designs for the front and rear bumpers.


On the inside, the cabin looks quite premium and up-market. The X1 now gets a new curved infotainment system, which is also being offered in the company’s new models like the X7 and 7 Series. The dashboard now gets slim AC vents. An attempt has been made to keep its dashboard very clean. Physical buttons are provided on the center console. The company has claimed to give a lot of space on the rear seat of the X1. Along with this, 476 liters of boot space is available.

Warranty Of The Car

Customers can choose from a variety of service plans according to duration and mileage. The packages cover Condition Based Service (CBS) and maintenance work with plans ranging from 3 years / 40,000 km to 10 years / 2,00,000 km.

BMW X1 3rd Gen: Mileage

BMW claims that the petrol version can do 0-100 kmph in 9.2 seconds, while the diesel can do the same in 8.9 seconds. They also claim that the petrol delivers ARAI-rated fuel efficiency of 16.3kpl, while the latter offers 20.37kpl.

Fuel TypeTransmissionMileage
Petrol (2998 cc)DCT Automatic16.3 kmpl
Diesel (1995 cc)DCT Automatic20.3 kmpl

BMW X1 3rd Gen: Features

Standard Features:-

  • 10.70-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Live Cockpit
  • 12.25-inch digital instrument display with GPS Navigation
  • Wireless Android Auto and Apple Car Play Support1
  • 12-speaker Harman Kardon Sound System
  • Auto-dimming IRVM
  • Wireless smartphone integration
  • Wireless device charger
  • Parking Assistant
  • BMW Connected car-tech
  • Voice Command
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Adaptive LED headlights
  • Automatic tailgate operation
  • Leatherette upholstery
  • Ambient lighting
  • Touch sensitive buttons for the climate control
  • 3-zone climate control
  • Auto headlamps and auto wipers
  • Cruise control
  • a cooled glove-box
  • 360-degree camera with guidelines
  • Rear parking sensor
  • Auto start/stop
  • Keyless Entry

Safety Features:-

  • Six Air-bags
  • ABS with EBD
  • ISOFIX child seat mounts
  • Brake Assist
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Blind-spot detection system
  • Cornering Brake Control
  • Dynamic Stability Control
  • Hill hold and Descent control
  • Central Locking with Child safety locks
  • Front and rear parking sensors
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
  • Speed Sensing Door Lock
  • Automatic Differential Brake (ADB) with Electronic Differential Lock

BMW X1 3rd Gen: Colours

  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • M Portimao Blue Metallic
  • Storm Bay Metallic
  • Space Silver Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic

BMW X1 3rd Gen: Rivals & Competitors

  • Mercedes-Benz GLA (Rs 46.50–50.50 lakh)
  • Audi Q3 (Rs 44.89–50.39 lakh)
  • Mini Countryman (Rs 47.40 lakh)
  • Volvo XC40 (Rs 45.90 lakh)

BMW X1 3rd Gen: Price Details

BMW X1 Petrol – sDrive 18i xLine
Ex-showroom PriceRs. 45,90,000/-
Registration IndividualRs. 4,88,000/-
InsuranceRs. 1,82,946/-
Other ChargesRs. 47,900/-
On-Road Price in DelhiRs. 53,08,846/-
BMW X1 Diesel – sDrive 18d Msport
Ex-showroom PriceRs. 47,90,000/-
Registration IndividualRs. 6,27,750/-
InsuranceRs. 2,16,167/-
Other ChargesRs. 49,900/-
On-Road Price in DelhiRs. 56,83,817/-

BMW X1 3rd Gen: Images

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Last modified: February 3, 2023