BMW X1 Concept K2 Powder Ride under spotlight in LA

One of the two special editions of the X1 prepared for an American debut, it was the K2 Powder Ride Concept that got center stage at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

The name is a bit of a giveaway as to what exactly the X1 Concept K2 Powder Ride is about. It’s meant for those who are enthusiasts of the white powder.

BMW Concept X1 K2 Power Ride

BMW Concept X1 K2 Power Ride

The sort you ski on, not fly on, so while it doesn’t come with a glove compartment full of drugs, it comes with a few treats for the mountain sport enthusiast.

While Los Angeles is among the least likely places in the world where snow is to be seen, there are plenty winter enthusiasts around.

What they will find on the X1 Concept K2 Power Ride is just about the minimum you need to get to a winter resort without breaking out the shovel.

BMW Concept X1 K2 Power Ride

BMW Concept X1 K2 Power Ride

The suspension was raised by 0.3 inches, the wheels are 19 inch special alloys and come with appropriate winter tires and all weather floor mats.

A lot of the winter specific action is centered around the carrying ability. The roof rails come with a ski box and there’s a custom snowboard bag included.

Inside you’ll also be able to find some more youthful treates such as an advanced Harman Kardon sound system, and ambient lighting to bathe the interior in a warm glow.

BMW Concept X1 K2 Power Ride

BMW Concept X1 K2 Power Ride

When serious winter hits, you’ll be thankful for its presence in your car every morning. The BMW X1 Concept K2 Powder Ride will go on sale this winter in the US.

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