BMW took the opportunity of the Auto Expo to announce the production of their new X1 compact SUV in India. Production of the X1 will commence by end of this year. The X1 is a compact SUV and is the youngest among BMW’s SUVs/SAVs. The X1 is available internationally in both two- and four-wheel drive versions. At the Expo, BMW showcased the X1 20d with four-wheel drive and is the likely model for India. The X1, according to the manufacturer, is every inch a driver’s car and yet is utilitarian and outdoorsy.