Director of development BMW department Herbert Diess confirmed that new X4 will be released in 2014, it means that the possible place of its presentation - the next auto show in Detroit.
All-wheel car will be built on the same platform with the BMW X3 and will accept all the engines from third SUV model. X4 will be positioned as a sporty version of the X3 with sloping roof, stiffer suspension settings, and respectively better control of the road but less capable off-road.
There are already tenth of simulated images renders of the new X4 in the Internet
Production of the new BMW X4 will placed at the factory in Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA, where X3 and older models X5 and X6 are already built. As a result, the number of cars produced in the plant will increase from 300 000 to 350 000 per year.