2017 BMW X4 xDrive28i Review, Price, Release Date

The 2017 BMW X4 xDrive28i is one of the only two variants available for the BMW X4, which is a luxury crossover. The other variant is the xDrive35i.

The xDrive28i offers the same advantages and features as those offered by the xDrive 35i but at a lower price. Let us take a deeper look at all the amenities provided by this crossover.

2017 BMW X4 xDrive28i front


Wheelbase110.6 inches
Length184.3 inches
Width74.1 inches
Height63.9 inches
Curb Weight4159 lb

2017 BMW X4 xDrive28i – Engine Specifications:

The X4 comes in only two models and no diesel variant. It comes equipped with a turbo 2.0-liter engine with four cylinders. The engine is capable of providing the vehicle with a 240 hp and upwards, and a torque of 258-pound feet. The transmission is a standard eight-speed automatic with manual shifting mode. Furthermore, the crossover can accelerate to a speed of 60 miles per hour from zero in a mere time span of 5.9 seconds. In addition to this, the top speed reached by the SUV is 143 miles per hour.

The figures for the fuel economy are as follows. If you are driving within the city the value is 20 miles per gallon; however, if you are driving on the highway then the value is 28 miles per gallon.  The observed fuel economy is 21 miles per gallon.

2017 BMW X4 xDrive28i engine

2017 BMW X4 xDrive28i – Design:

Interior and Features:

Much like the exterior, the interior does not entice the users much. Nonetheless, the xDrive28i comes loaded with a myriad of features. The most prominent ones include passive entry, lumbar support, and satellite radio. Additional features include the rearview camera, park distance warning, heated front seats, and navigation.


Unlike the X3, the X4 is only available in four-wheel drive. The X4 comes with standard 19-inch alloy wheels. The total weight of the vehicle has also decreased compared to other variants.

All in all, it is safe to say that the outer body of the xDrive28i resembles that of the BMW X6.

2017 BMW X4 xDrive28i rear

2017 BMW X4 xDrive28i – Price and Release Date:

The base price is $45,560, but if you add the features and niceties that accompany the xDrive28i, then the price comes up to be approximate $54,550.  The X4 xDrive28i is available in the market for purchasing.

In the end, the 2017 BMW X4 xDrive28i lags behind its main competitor that is the Porsche, which is, of course, more expensive. Despite this, the crossover still ranks better on the charts.

Hence, we would like to advise all readers that a car is an important investment. Therefore, please spend your money on something that looks promising and will most likely pay off in the long run.

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