2010 BMW X6 ActiveHybrid Electric performance! Review The Car Guide

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2010 BMW X6 ActiveHybrid: Electric

After recently introducing the BMW 7 Hybrid, the Bavarian manufacturer is now the 2010 BMW X6 ActiveHybrid, its second and electric-powered hybrid model. In the X6 will be the first hybrid sold by BMW since it will here in December, several before the 7 Series. This is like all other models at the Spartanburg, North Carolina the X6 ActiveHybrid will be offered on the American market first, is not the case for the 7 Series.

Of course, the X6 is a SUV and BMW doesn’t intend to try to rival the Prius: far from it. Rather, the wants to offer an engine performs like a V8 but with consumption similar to that of a V6. I think that having a BMW X6 in a “Hybrid” logo in your will win you any prizes for environmental but at the very least, it will the well-to-do a clear conscience and them from a few disapproving

Hybrid or diesel?

Although the offered the X5 with a diesel you have to wonder which of the future – hybrid, fuel or diesel – the manufacturer will choose. Given the uncertainty, of the technologies can be put aside so as not to miss the Moreover, according to Jochen BMW’s director of communications, technologies will be available in the and the choice will be a matter of how you to use the vehicle. However, since BMW to combine diesel with wouldn’t it have made sense to offer the X6 with a engine and the X5 with a hybrid considering the purpose of each? In the X6 is already offered with a engine which, unfortunately, is not the here, although it’s a bet that an X5 ActiveHybrid is soon to

  Problem solved.

The BMW X6 ActiveHybrid official name) has few differences to the conventional versions. With the of a few emblems that identify it, its type is drawing all the attention. The version offered is a very equipped model with the engine as the X6 50i, a 4.4-litre featuring 400 horses for a torque of 450

Throw in a couple of 2.4 KW electric for a total power of 480-hp and 575 of torque and you have the most SUV hybrid currently on the market a 0-100 km/hr time of 5.6 Not bad for an environmentally-friendly vehicle…

This is paired with a seven-speed continuously variable transmission as with all versions of the X6, all-wheel comes standard. Developed with the now defunct Daimler-Chrysler BMW’s technology is similar to in that it allows you to drive in mode. In the case of the X6, you can accelerate up to 60 or drive a distance of about 2.5 in electric mode but it’s hard to do without making following behind impatient. is a common criticism of all hybrid

There’s a world of difference theory and practice.


Right from the start, the BMW X6 won a lot of people with its unique, lines. You either love it or you It’s a vehicle that the qualities of an SUV with the lines and of a sport sedan. Thus, the X6 the latest mutation of SUVs and trend is growing with year’s Acura ZDX. SUVs are practically like the flu there seems to be a new strain year.

It’s hard to your way when every claims to offer a unique, vehicle. The X6 ActiveHybrid stands because of the emblems on the body, exclusive colour schemes and its Aero rims.

Inside, there are very few other than its unique panel that displays on the hybrid system in blue. The screen also offers a that gives information on one of the engine modes used. As for the the quality of the passenger compartment, and the choice of materials are all excellent. The offer good support, but we them to be very firm on drives.

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Just like all the X6 versions, the vehicle’s style rear visibility a challenge.

On the

As mentioned previously, the purpose of the X6 is not to become the icon of green for the affluent. BMW wanted to keep all of the typical features: performance, capability and fun, and in this they have succeeded. version offers a very ride, but only if you’re exclusively in electric mode.

Put the pedal to the metal and the V8 biturbo and motor’s combined 575 lbs-ft of will pin you to your seat and you with its rich sound. of its dynamic ride has been although the vehicle is heavier.

As for consumption, this engine a 20% improvement over the equivalent with a gas engine. The numbers by BMW, 9.9 litres/100 km, were what we came up with the several hundred kilometres during our initial contact. Of fuel economy is most in town since the electric is called upon more

This hybrid version is not the for you if you drive exclusively on the highway.

BMW that hybrid technology combine the vehicle’s original with improved fuel and reduced emissions. If you agree this principle, you’ll to admit that this car the job done. However, you have to be to pay the price since, despite supplementary equipment, the X6 ActiveHybrid with a price tag that is as hefty as that of the manufacturer’s X6 M.

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