This is the BMW iX1, a new electric SUV

The BMW iX1 gives an electric boost to the new X1, offering a premium compact electric SUV. (image credit: BMW)
It's all-wheel drive, offering a 0-62mph time of 5.7 seconds, with a 64.7kWh battery, 130kW charging and range of 257-272 miles. (image credit: BMW)
The BMW iX1 looks like the combustion version of the X1, but there's blue detailing on the exterior tyo help it stand out. (image credit: BMW)
The smallest of the X Series models from BMW, it has the advantages of elevated driving, without being too big - so it's going to be ideal for cities. (image credit: BMW)
Alongside the electric drive systems, there's voice control, compatibility with digital smartphone keys and a heads-up display. (image credit: BMW)
There's a brand new interior, modernised, with a sweeping display across the dash and fewer buttons. (image credit: BMW)
The BMW iX1 will be available from October 2022 - price to be confirmed - but the BMW X1 combustion models are available now from $35,400. (image credit: BMW)