BMW only started making SUVs in 1999. Some 20 years on it has a range of six SUVs (which will shortly grow to seven, with the massive X7). The X4, the company’s mid-size SUV, is the latest of the crop to get a refreshed look.
The first-generation X4 effectively birthed the style-SUV; unlike its X3 cousin, the X4 lays on a coupe-like roofline and ditches the family-wagon looks. There aren’t many alternatives in the market either: only the Mercedes GLC Coupe offers a direct comparison; although you’d be mad not to also consider a Porsche Macan. Or, to throw an alternative out there, even Jaguar’s i-Pace might be considered if an electric SUV appeals instead.
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