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Audi Q6 SUV coupe to take on BMW X6: report

The BMW X6 has always been referred to in automotive circles as the answer to the question that nobody asked, but according to reports out of Germany, Audi may be working on its own answer to that question. Dubbed the Audi Q6, the vehicle would slot in between the smaller Q5 soft-roader and the full-size Q7 SUV, and would compete directly with BMW’s so-called ‘Sports Activity Coupe’...

2011 BMW X6 to get five-seat option in second half of 2011

UPDATED February 16 with comment from BMW Australia. BMW has announced a number of revisions for the BMW X5 and BMW X6 ranges. The biggest highlight for the X6 is the option of a rear centre seat, making the high-riding four-door coupe a genuine five-seater. The rear-seat option will be available on all overseas models except the ActiveHybrid model (not sold in Australia) from April...

BMW X6 M arrives, X5 M coming in January

As revealed by CarAdvice in September, BMW Australia has enhanced its high-performance range with the arrival of the X6 M. To be joined by the X5 M in January 2010, the head of BMW Group Australia, Stavros Yallouridis, said the new power couple would set new standards in the high-powered SUV market...

BMW X6 Hybrid on the way

I wonder if there’s a car out there that’s part beefy crossover, part luxury sedan, and part hot hatch, and on top of all this good for the environment too? That’s right, someone asked the question this time, so no jokes about the new BMW ActiveHybrid X6 being the motoring world’s oxymoronic rhetorical answer...

BMW X6 M and X5 M set for Australian debut

BMW Australia has announced the official pricing and specifications for its new X6 M, which is due to arrive in showrooms this December. This latest addition to the M division line-up will be priced from $179,900 and will represent the pinnacle of the X6 Sports Activity Coupé range...

BMW X6 M Review

In many respects, the BMW X6 is impossible to classify. With respect to its dimensions, it’s an SUV, plain and simple. By Mark Hacking, Atlanta, Georgia Further proof; it’s built on the same platform as the X5, and that’s an SUV, right? However, the X6 has a coupe-like shape and BMW steadfastly refuses to refer to it as an SUV...

2009 BMW X5 M and X6 M revealed

In standard guise, the BMW X5 and especially its controversial X6 sibling are already very rapid and surprisingly agile, questioning not only the necessity of an M-division variant but also whether it was even possible to improve their performance. It seems subtlety is not part of the M-division vocabulary, engineering its new X5 M and X6 M flagship models to extraordinary heights, beginning with the engine...

BMW X6 M spied winter testing

As manufacturers continue to take advantage of the winter months in northern Scandinavia, the latest model to be spied in the freezing conditions is the highly anticipated BMW X6 M variant. While BMW has still not officially acknowledged an M-division model based on the X6 - unlike the X5 M which was treated to an official spy teaser - these images clearly show the model is definitely in development...

BMW X6 wins German Four by Four of the Year

The new BMW X6 Sports Activity Coupé has won German magazine Off-Road's ‘Four by Four of the Year 2009’ in the Crossover category. Many of the attributes that helped win the X6 this prestigious award are those reflected in CarAdvice's very own review including outstanding driving dynamics, coupé-like styling, high levels of grip and driving pleasure...

2009 BMW X6 xDrive50i first images

While Alborz has already driven the new BMW X6 xDrive35i which boasts a twin-turbocharged inline-six engine - an even more potent model is set to make its local debut in the coming weeks. The flagship xDrive50i variant combines the surprisingly capable agility of the X6 Sports Activity Coupe with a brand new, technically advanced 300kW twin-turbocharged V8 petrol engine...

2009 BMW X6 xDrive35i Review

 2009 BMW X6 xDrive35i Review A powerful smooth engine, sporty handling and coupé like characteristics combined with a higher driving position and AWD capability wrapped in BMW skin, elegance and luxury...