The BMW i4 (model code G26) is a battery electric compact executive car produced by BMW since 2021. It adopts a five-door liftback body style and is marketed as a four-door coupé. The initial concept version, named BMW i Vision Dynamics, debuted at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. i4 is the fifth BMW i sub-brand model, and is sold in several variants at different performance levels, including the first battery-electric variant by BMW’s motorsport division. The production version was revealed in March 2021 and went on sale in November 2021. The production model is based on the modular CLAR platform to keep costs low and volume-production attainable. Although it is described as a battery-powered G20 3 Series, the model uses the bodyshell design of the G26 4 Series Gran Coupé. It was launched in India on 26 May 2022 and is currently India’s longest range electric vehicle with impressive 590 kms.

Electric: 83.9 kWh Lithium-Ion High-Voltage Battery with 3-phase Synchronous Electric Motor, 340 HP Power, 430 Nm Torque, 0-100 kmph in 5.7 Seconds, 190 kmph Top Speed, 16 kWh/100 km Average, 590 km Range

Charging Time: 11 kW AC Charger- Full charge in 8.25 hours, 50 kW DC charger- 80% charge in 83 mins, 205 kW DC charger- 80% charge in 31 mins

2 Variants: eDrive40, eDrive40 with M Aerodynamic Kit

2 Upholsteries: Sensatec perforated Beige leather, Sensatec perforated Cognac leather

3 Wheel: 17 inch alloy, 18 inch alloy, 19 inch alloy

3 Colours: Black, Skyscraper Grey, White

Price: Rs. 69.90 lakh (Ex-showroom, Delhi)

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