2020 BMW X6 A Marvel Made By The Sum Of Its Parts
The MAN|April 01, 2021
For all the bulk it comes with, the sporting flair of this SUV is hard to ignore. Add luxury to the mix, and you have a state-of-the-art BMW. Did you just say this one's in its third generation? Don't waste your time on useless details
Dhiram Shah

SPECIFICATIONS

ENGINE

2993CC, TURBOCHARGED PETROL

POWER

335.25BHP @5500-6500

0 T O 100KMPH

5.5 SECONDS

MAX TORQUE

450 NM @1500-5200

TOP SPEED

250 KMPH

TRANSMISSION

8-SPEED AUTOMATIC AWD

PRICE

₹96.90 LAKH

THAS FOUND its fame in the annuls of BMW sales charts across the world and its mentions in debates about the one reproachable idea of a luxury SUV, but the BMW X6 has prevailed, inspired, and is constantly out to set the standard for a segment that it owns flagship rights for. The Audi Q8 and the Porsche Cayenne Coupe could have trudged ahead but they’re always turning to the X6 to define the yardstick of what’s good and what’s allowed in a luxurious coupe-SUV mashup. And this is why we’re excited to tell you about the BMW X6, a rather handsome renegade that packs a memorably gritty punch.

If one were asked to imagine an SUV coupe a couple of decades ago, we’d have awkwardly managed to appease our meagre understanding of what should be SUV and what should be coupe in a monstrosity as such. Cut to 2007 and we saw how BMW rolled in the X6 with its own pride and pomp. The 2020 variant made no concessions in the style department. The front gets bolder with BMW’s signature grille getting rigged with optional illumination, a curvaceous top, and a broad and burly body. The rear struck us as a rather revolutionary cut that seems sleeker and higher.

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