Being a strong BMW straight six fan, I find the engine in the new XC to perform smoothly and evenly with fair power delivery. There is a little turbo thrust & roughness when shifting out of 1st on a hard acceleration. So far I've had no problems. It was a toss up between this and the BMW 325 IX wagon. The BMW is a little more solid and handles better although it is smaller & not as versatile.
Improve turbo thrust from 1st to 2nd under hard acceleration. A little less wind noise from the side mirrors and sunroof would also be nice.
Improve turbo thrust from 1st to 2nd under hard acceleration. I little less wind noise from the side mirrors and sunroof would also be nice.
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