Go Back   United Bimmer Community - BMW Forum > UnitedBimmer-General BMW Topics > BMW General Discussion > BMW News And RSS Feeds
FAQ Members List Calendar Advertise With Us Mark Forums Read

BMW News And RSS Feeds BMW RSS feeds and news

Thread Tools
Unread 07-14-2010, 06:30 PM   #1
scooter's Avatar

Name: scooter
Title: Administrator
Status: Offline
Join Date: May 2005
Location: US of A
Rate My Car: 296 / 340
Your Ride: 99m3
ArmorTech BMW X6 is the AMC Eagle SX/4 of your dreams

Filed under: Aftermarket, Coupe, Crossover, BMW, Russia, Luxury

ArmorTech BMW X6 coupe - Click above for high-res image gallery

It's been tried before, making a coupe out of an SUV - or an SUV out of a coupe. AMC tried it back in the early '80s with the Eagle SX/4. Both DC Design and Merdad tried it with the Porsche Cayenne. And of course BMW tried it with the X6. The trouble with the X6 is that it has two doors too many to be considered a coupe. The solution? Off with their doors, courtesy of aftermarket firm ArmorTech.

In the process, the Russian coachbuilder crafted longer front doors, jockeyed the positioning of the B-pillar and side glass, and fitted new front seats that can tilt and slide forward to gain access to the rear seats, the access to which never having been a strong suit of the factory X6 to begin with. A number of additional enhancements are also on offer, from suspension, wheels and brakes to exhaust, body kit and custom upholstery.

So, does the removal of the rear doors make the X6 look any better? Give us your thoughts in 'Comments.'

Gallery: BMW X6 coupe by ArmorTech

[Source: ArmorTech via World Car Fans]ArmorTech BMW X6 is the AMC Eagle SX/4 of your dreams originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 14 Jul 2010 15:27:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Read | Permalink | Email this | Comments

  Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
ArmorTech tuners created BMW X6 Coupe scooter BMW News And RSS Feeds 0 07-14-2010 06:30 PM
BMW Performance releases accessory line for 2011 X6 scooter BMW News And RSS Feeds 0 02-21-2010 12:21 AM
BMW prices the ActiveHybrid X6 starting at $89,725 scooter BMW News And RSS Feeds 0 11-19-2009 04:21 PM
Kinda raced a cocky 525i Rooz Kill Stories 29 01-22-2008 10:07 AM
My car in the royal car list. zeaq328i United Off Topic  **FOR MEMBERS ONLY** 22 08-19-2006 06:37 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:50 PM.

A vBSkinworks Design

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright © 2005-2013 UnitedBimmer.com