BMW has confirmed the production of the X6 crossover. The car is plant to build as many as 40,000 units a year at the South Caroline Plant. It will be priced above $50,000 and come to compete with the Mercedes-Benz R-Class and Infiniti FX.

BMW’s all-wheel-drive crossover will be based on the X5 crossover and is scheduled to arrive next year. It will have BMW sport handling and room for five adults.

The plant in Spartanburg, S.C. currently has the ability to produce both the X5 and the Z4 roadster. It also made room for a future vehicle.

Source: Autoweek

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Guss  (6) posted on 01.15.2007

Yep.. seems long but as you an see this really ain’t the original car. I’m 100% sure that when this car hits the roads you’ll see that it is in fact a lot more smaller that it seemed.

Jessica  (6) posted on 01.15.2007

I’ve heared a lot of people talking about how good a larger X5 would be. Well this is thier chance cause thie X6 seems to be extremly long for my taste

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