BMW CEO Norbert Reithofer confirmed plans to build an X4 crossover. It could be launched in 2014

In an interview with Auto Motor und Sport, BMW CEO Norbert Reithofer confirmed plans to build an X4 crossover.

The executive declined to give additional information, but the magazine says the model will measure approximately 4.65 meters (15.25 feet) long and share engines with the X3.

There's no word on when the vehicle will be launched, but previous reports have indicated it could hit the market in 2014.

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