India’s launch today is the BMW iX. This is the company’s first electric car in the country. BMW’s rivals Mercedes-Benz, Audi, Jaguar have already launched their fully electric vehicles in the country. So BMW came up with a new model to capture the premium electric car market. Besides, they have promised to bring two more new battery-powered cars next year. Let’s take a look at the features, powertrain and price of iX at a glance.
BMW iX Features
The IX is the only XDrive40 variant in the country. Delivery will take up to April, the company said. This luxury electric SUV car uses an aluminum space-frame based on the company’s new architecture to keep the weight down. On the other hand, the car has passed the Euro NCAP safety test with full marks (5 stars). It features the Signature Kidney Grill design, which includes an intelligent driver assistant system, camera and sensors.
Other notable features include large screen split screen infotainment and instrumentation, seat adjustment buttons on the door panel, new hexagonal (hexagonal) steering wheel, etc.
BMW iX Battery, Range
The IX electric SUV car has a pair of electric motors and a battery pack with a capacity of 7.8 kWh. Its motor produces 240 kW or 322 bhp of power and 830 Nm of torque. The company claims that once the car is charged, it will be able to run 425 kilometers.
BMW iX Price
Along with the BMW 7, known as the company of high-priced elite cars The iX is no exception. This electric car is priced at Rs 1.16 crore (ex-showroom) in India. Mercedes-Benz EQC, Audi e-tron and Jaguar i-Pace will compete with the imported car.