BMW’s new technology flagship models – the BMW iX and BMW i4

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THE ALL NEW BMW iX:

  • Expected to launch in Ireland this November
  • The BMW iX is BMW Group’s new technology flagship it’s the first Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) conceived as an all-electric vehicle from the ground up
  • Most extensive array of driver assistance systems ever fitted as standard in a BMW model. Crossroads Warning with city braking function. Steering and Lane Control Assistant available in many more situations. Active Cruise Control with automatic Speed Limit Assist. Parking Assistant (including Reversing Assist Camera and Reversing Assistant) specified as standard.
  • Powerful proportions with the exterior length and width of the BMW X5, the height of the BMW X6 and the wheel dimensions of the BMW X7.
  • Model-specific drive sound with authentic response to acceleration and speed. Standard BMW IconicSounds Electric enables integration of new sound variants produced as part of a collaboration with film music composer Hans Zimmer.
  • Exceptional, unwavering focus on sustainability with responsible use of resources throughout the value chain and minimising of carbon footprint at all stages of a product’s life cycle. Vehicle production at BMW Group Plant Dingolfing and manufacture of battery cells using 100% green energy from certified sources; aluminium produced using solar power.
  • Extensive use of secondary raw materials, natural and recycled materials: high proportion of secondary aluminium and reused plastic, almost no chrome used, FSC-certified wood, leather tanned using olive leaf extract, floor coverings and mats made from recycled fishing nets.
  • BMW iX xDrive50 (523 hp) starts @ € 112,895 OTR
    • Electric power consumption of 23.0 – 19.8 kWh/100 km
    • Range of up to 613 km (WLTP)
    • Peak torque of 765 Nm (564 lb-ft) and acceleration (0-100km/h) 4.6 seconds
    • Combined Charging Unit enables charging at DC fast-charging stations up to battery charge up to 200km to 80% in 35mins in the BMW iX xDrive50
  • XDrive40. BMW iX xDrive40 (326 hp) starts @ €85,815 OTR
    • Electric power consumption of 22.5 – 19.4 kWh/100 km
    • Range of up to 414 km (WLTP)
    • Peak torque of 630 Nm (464 lb-ft) Acceleration (0-100km/h) 6.1 seconds
    • Combined Charging Unit enables charging at DC fast-charging stations up to battery charge up to 150 kW to 80% in 31 minutes in the BMW iX xDrive40.

THE ALL NEW BMW i4:

  • Expected to launch in Ireland this November
  • BMW i4 is new byword for sustainable sportiness, comfort and everyday usability in the premium midsize segment. Gran Coupé vehicle concept combines saloon like comfort with modern functionality.
  • Combined Charging Unit allows use of DC fast-charging stations with output of up to 200 kW. Range can be increased by as much as 164 kilometres (BMW i4 eDrive40) and 140 kilometres (BMW i4 M50) within 10 minutes at stations of this kind.
  • BMW i4 M50 starts @ €78,315 OTR
    • Electric power consumption combined: 24 – 19 kWh/100 km in the WLTP
    • All-wheel drive and a range of up to 510 kilometres
    • Acceleration of 0 to 100 km/h in 3.9 seconds With maximum torque of 795 Nm
    • Range of up to 140kms be delivered within a 10-minute with Combined Charging Unit at DC high-power charging stations with an output up to 200kW
  • BMW i4 eDrive40 starts @ €63,565 OTR
    • Electric power consumption combined: 20 – 16 kWh/100 km WLTP
    • Rear-wheel drive and a range of up to 590 kilometres
    • Acceleration of 0 to 100 km/h in 5.7 seconds With maximum torque of 430 Nm
    • Range of up to 165kms be delivered within a 10-minute with Combined Charging Unit at DC high-power charging stations with an output up to 200kW
  • The BMW i4 is based on a flexible vehicle architecture conceived from the outset for a purely electric drive system. Long wheelbase and wide tracks. Weight-minimised yet extremely stiff body structure. Model-specific torsion struts, aluminium shear panel and front axle subframe have fixed connection with the casing of the high-voltage battery.
  • Model-specific drive sound delivers authentic feedback to movement of the accelerator and speed. BMW i4 M50 with extremely energy-charged soundtrack. Optional BMW IconicSounds Electric enables integration of new sound variants created as part of a collaboration with film music composer Hans Zimmer.
  • Slim high-voltage battery specially designed for the BMW i4 and positioned low down in the vehicle floor with extremely low cell height of 110 millimetres. Vehicle centre of gravity up to 53 millimetres lower than in the BMW 3 Series Sedan. Gross energy content: 83.9 kWh
  • Luxurious premium ambience and variable-use interior space. Acoustic glazing, pre-heating and pre-conditioning, Sport seats and sports steering wheel as standard. Centre console with modern-design control panel for the gear selector lever, BMW Controller and function keys. Large tailgate comes as standard with electric opening and closing mechanism. Load compartment capacity of 470 litres can be expanded up to a maximum 1,290 litres. Electrically extendable and retractable trailer tow hitch optional. Permissible trailer load: 1,600 kilograms.
  • Clear focus on sustainability through responsible use of resources throughout the value chain and maximum reduction in CO2 footprint across the full product lifecycle. Vehicle production at BMW Group Plant Munich; battery cells manufactured using 100-per cent green energy.