In the first quarter of 2022, iX xDrive50 will come to the US with a single version as an electric SAV (Sports Activity Vehicle).
The engine in front has a capacity of 268 hp and 352 Nm of torque, while the engine placed at the back makes 335 hp and 400 Nm of torque. The two engines combine for a total capacity of 516 hp and 764 Nm of torque. 106.3 kWh battery pack.
BMW says the iX xDrive50 accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.6 seconds and reaches a top speed of 200 km/h. The car runs 482 km per full charge. Support for 200 kW fast charging allows the battery to be charged from 10 to 80% in less than 40 minutes, and the journey can be extended by 144 km in 10 minutes.
BMW equips the iX with an advanced energy regeneration system. Drivers can choose between three settings for the regenerative braking system. The car automatically activates the state of inertia when the driver takes his foot off the gas pedal. When the iX approaches a vehicle in front, the brakes automatically activate.
Three driving modes include: Personal, Sport and Efficient, each mode will change the steering system and frame, clock display and lighting and sound in the cabin. In Personal mode, for example, the system allows the user to create their own driving mode by selecting a variety of features.
The damping force adjustment system is standard equipment. Customers can choose an active suspension system. iX also has the Servotronic steering assist system. Standard 20-inch alloy wheels and 21 or 22-inch options.
The iX interior is a differentiator from the BMWs. The electric model combines a 12.3-inch infotainment screen with a 14.9-inch control screen under a curved glass. The iDrive 8 entertainment system is upgradable via OTA. A HUD display, a hexagonal steering wheel, 4-way climate control, and a panoramic sunroof with a film layer allow light penetration to be adjusted at the touch of a button.
Standard equipment is a Harman Kardon sound system with 18 speakers and two subwoofers and 4 speakers integrated in the headrest. Optional Bowers & Wilkins sound system with 30 speakers.
In the US, the price of the BMW iX xDrive50 2022 from $ 83,200. BMW says the first iXs will roll out in the country from the first quarter of 2022.
America – England (according to the Carscoops)