Monday, September 20

Specifications for the BMW iX electric SUV have been announced

The iX electric SUV, BMW’s all-new electric SUV, is currently in the final stages of production, with a launch scheduled for later this year. The BMW iX electric SUV will be available in two versions: BMW iX xDrive40 and BMW iX xDrive50, with a range of up to 600 kilometers depending on the battery pack.

BMW iX electric SUV
BMW iX electric SUV

It is the first model developed on a modern, flexible, scalable architecture that will underpin the BMW Group’s future, and it will be produced at BMW’s Dingolfing plant.

  • In both models, the BMW iX is fitted with one electric motor at the front axle and another at the rear axle, as well as an electric all-wheel-drive feature.
  • The BMW iX xDrive40’s 70kWh battery produces 300bhp and can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 6 seconds, with a range of 400 kilometers on a single charge.
  • A DC fast charge of up to 200kW will charge the battery from 10% to 80% capacity in 40 minutes, while a 10-minute fast charge extends the car’s total range by 120km in the BMW iX xDrive50 and 90km in the BMW iX xDrive40.
  • The BMW iX shares its range, width, and height with the BMW X5, as well as its wheelbase with the flagship BMW X7.

    BMW iX electric SUV
    BMW iX electric SUV
  • Inside, there’s plenty of space, high-quality materials, a slim instrument panel, newly designed seats with integrated headrests, and a large panoramic glass roof.
  • The BMW iX is also the first BMW model to provide the updated BMW Operating System 8 as well as the new generation of the iDrive control and operating system.
  • On a single-piece, frameless glass surface, the BMW Curved Display covers a completely digital screen made up of a 12.3-inch information display and a 14.9-inch control display.
  • The BMW iX features a hexagonal steering wheel with a track-inspired contour that enhances grip. The BMW iX electric SUV features new multifunction buttons and optional steering wheel heating with three-stage control.

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