The BMW iX is a battery-electric mid-size luxury crossover SUV manufactured and marketed by the German automobile manufacturer BMW. It was unveiled in concept form named Vision iNext at the 2018 Paris Motor Show, and then as fully production-ready in November 2020. The iX (I20) is the first purpose-built electric vehicle by BMW since the i3 from 2013, and the fourth BMW i sub-brand model. The iX nameplate was chosen to signify the model’s position at the top of the electric i line-up and its role in showcasing technology. The BMW iX is built around the CLAR version of BMW’s fifth-generation electric drivetrain architecture and an aluminum spaceframe. The body is made out of a combination of high-strength steel, aluminium, thermoplastics and carbon fibre-reinforced plastic (CFRP) to keep weight as low as possible. The BMW iX became available in India from 13 December 2021. It’s first lot in India was sold out in just 24 hours of launch.

Electric: 76.6 kWh Lithium-Ion High-voltage Battery, 2x Synchronous Electric Motor, 326 HP Power, 630 Nm Torque, 0-100 kmph in 6.1 seconds, 200 kmph Top speed, 22 kWh/100 km Average, 425 km full charge range, 5th generation BMW eDrive Single speed Automatic transmission, 2440 kg Kerb weight

Charging time: 2.3 kW AC Charger- 100% in 36 hours, 7.4 kW AC Charger- 100% in 11 hours, 11 kW AC charger- 100% in 7 hours, 50 kw DC charger- 80% charge in 73 mins, 150 kW DC charger- 80% charge in 31 mins

5 Colours: Black, Blue, Grey, White, BMW Individual Aventurine Red

2 Variants: Sport Package, Sport Package with BMW Individual Elements

1 Upholstery: Olive leaf-tanned Castanea natural leather

2 Wheels: 21 inch alloy, 22 inch alloy

Price: Rs. 1.15 crore (Ex-showroom, Delhi)