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I am would just like to say thank you to First Vehicle Finance for organising my new car that arrived this week.

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I will continue to recommend your service to my friends, family and colleagues in the future.

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I really appreciate you doing all of this and wish you a great Easter weekend.

All the very best

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First Vehicle Finance Ltd and David Linsdell (our Account Manager) have been an absolute pleasure to deal with. We needed a new pool car for our business and selected a Smart car. We received 3 quotes from lease hire companies (2 were on our network preferred supplier list) and First Vehicle had the best quote; significantly cheaper monthly costs, more choice of model and the best delivery date. The whole process has been efficient and extremely professional and we have been very impressed with the personal attention to detail displayed by David and First Vehicle. I would sincerely recommend them as the Vehicle Lease company of choice, and have urged our franchise network to adopt them as a preferred supplier.

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Leasing a BMW X4 review

Safety rating – 5/5
MPG 44.1 - 52.3
CO2 emissions 138 - 205 g/km
First year road tax £515 - £1,240
leasing a bmw x4 review

Now if you want an understated car that does not attract much attention, the BMW X4 is not the car you are looking for !

Like Brexit or Marmite there are opposing points of view on the BMW X4. But no matter what you think of the X4’s SUV-cum-coupé look, BMW certainly ensures it stands out. But if you’re unsure – do not buy this car but lease it! Lease it for 24 – 36 months and if you don’t like it after that time simply hand it back (terms and conditions apply). But we doubt you will be!

Driving BMW X4
The BMW X4 is an even better drive than the already impressive BMW X3, BMW has firmed up the suspension and pushed the rear wheels farther apart. As a result it handles remarkably well for such a tall car, turning into corners swiftly and suffering from little body lean. It is true that a Porsche Macan has more communicative steering, but the BMW X4’s still offers plenty of reassurance. The X4 is also good at absorbing bumps and potholes. BMW X4 Interior The elevated driving position that attracts many people to SUVs is done well in the X4.

While BMW does charge extra for adjustable lumbar support, this is a relatively cheap option and one we’d definitely recommend adding.

By contrast, rear parking sensors and a reversing camera are standard across the range. And they’re welcome, given the big blindspots created by the steep angle of the rear window and the thick pillars surrounding it.

BMW X4 Interior
The elevated driving position that attracts many people to SUVs is done well in the X4. While BMW does charge extra for adjustable lumbar support, this is a relatively cheap option and one we’d recommend adding.

By contrast, rear parking sensors and a reversing camera are standard across the range. And they’re welcome, given the big blind spots created by the steep angle of the rear window and the thick pillars surrounding it.

leasing a bmw x4 review

Space & practicality of BMW X4
The front is very spacious and there is plenty leg room in the back even for a 6-foot man, however due to the plunging roof line a 6-footer will have to slouch in the rear seat or sit with their heads pushed up against the roof lining. It is a squeeze to get 3 people in the back due to the narrow central rear seat. And the rear door openings are a little on the small side, so getting in and out could be easier.

On the other hand, the well-shaped boot is big enough to swallow several large suitcases with ease, while the rear seats lie flat when folded down to make it easy to load longer items.

Verdict

It’s looks are as divisive as it’s very proposition but getting noticed is part of its job and the new X4 certainly does that.

The BMW X4 is a prime example of ‘have your cake and eat it’. It’s fast but frugal, practical yet aesthetically stylish to the eye – and, sometimes, trying to cram a load of conflicting characteristics into one product can lead to a severely compromised result. But to drive the new X4 is to understand it. As SUVs go, no matter what their exterior shape, this BMW is one of the most rewarding to steer.

While it comes with a price tag of between £45 000 - £50 000 to buy we suggest leasing. Your annual out lay will be much less than buying the vehicle. If after 24 – 36 month (terms and conditions apply) you do not like driving such an opulent – stand out car, simply bring it back and we can help you find a new one.

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Posted on 16th March 2019 at 4:13 PM

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