2018 BMW Pickup Truck News, Rumors, Specs

Friday, February 17th 2017. | BMW

BMW Managing Director from Australia mentioned about their plan to enter pickup market can be positive. It is indicated by many reliable sources that the company will send their new weapon to complete the competition there and it will be the new 2018 BMW Pickup Truck. The truck will be designed with the high prior on its comfort and utility performance. It is also expected to have reinforced unibody chassis that can deal extra towing easily as well as hauling tasks but at the same time still good to give you crossover-liked driving experience.

2018 BMW Pickup Truck Front Angle

2018 BMW Pickup Truck Exterior

They will add C-pillars forward and it is speculated to have the same styling as the new X5. It will go with four-eyed headlights and classic kidney bean grille. The approach angle is also attractive since it can handle moderate off-road performance. The chrome has satin accents located on the rocker panels and the lower front bumper makes the new 2018 BMW Pickup Truck has skid-like plating impression. For the cargo bed, it is constructed from plastic and composite. The rear bumper has curvy crossovers. The center stop section is added to hold license plate. The exterior really gives you a true luxury and functionality.

2018 BMW Pickup Truck Interior

For the front end, some themes are popular with the X5 SUV. The dashboard for example will be typical like other BMW cars such as the French stitched leather dashboard as well as wooden insertions. Besides, 2018 BMW Pickup Truck is also expected to have infotainment screen that has iPad and iDrive controller support as well as analog gauge cluster. For the back, you can find folding bench to support large amount of cargo and three adults. Hopefully it offers luxury and comfort around the cabin.

2018 BMW Pickup Truck Engine

2018 BMW Pickup Truck is targeted to attract buyers especially in European market and therefore, the company considered using diesel. It has four engine options. The first will be 2.0 liter turbo charged four-cylinder to provide more than 200 hp and the second is 3.0 liter turbo charged six-cylinder to pump about 300 hp and 300 lb-ft of torque. The next engine is 3.0 liter turbo diesel inline-six with the capability to work for 255 hp and 413 lb-ft of torque and the last is 4.4 liter turbo V8 to offer 445 hp and 480 lb-ft of torque. Those engines are completed with eight-speed auto transmission. The pickup is capable to tow about more than 3.5 tons.

2018 BMW Pickup Truck Release date and price

2018 BMW Pickup Truck for the base model shouldn’t be more than $57,000 . For those who love hybrid, it is still only a speculation. Don’t expect to see it before the end of 2017.