The new BMW X4
The new BMW X4 premiered in India. BMW has redefined the Sports Activity Coupe (SAC) with striking design, attractive features and added equipment.
The new BMW X4 is produced locally at the BMW Group Plant in Chennai. Further, the new BMW X4 comes in petrol and diesel variants across BMW dealerships in India.
The new BMW X4 shall be available in limited numbers as an exclusive ‘Black Shadow’ Limited Edition. Designed with an emphasis on dynamics, it’s tailored to suit the necessities of motorsport enthusiasts.
Design Exterior & Interior
The exclusive sports activity coupe design of the new BMW X4 assures us to turn heads. The notable exterior design reinforces the off-road look and sportiness. The striking BMW kidney grille, thin headlights and the redesigned front apron at the front cannot go unnoticed.
The exclusive BMW mesh kidney grille comprises all-black mesh-inserts and frames finished in ‘M High Gloss Shadow line’. Moreover, the adaptive LED Headlamps are 10mm slimmer and flatter now, which creates a focused face. Further, the M Shadow line along with black accents and has Matrix function as standard. Moving ahead, the newly designed front apron portray power through the M Aerodynamic package that features elements in body color at the front / rear apron and side sill covers. Additionally, the vertical air intakes and bumper in dark shadow metallic further enhance the boldness.
The side profile is enormously athletic and sporty. Further, a visual black frame of the M High Gloss Shadow Line enhances the appearance. It’s further extended from the window recess cover, across the guide rail, mid pillars, to the base of the side-view mirrors and finally on the roof rail. Moreover, the 20inch light M alloy wheels with double-spoke and M Sport Brakes with red callipers portray track readiness.
The rear is tidier with an increased paint surface and bumper in M Aerodynamic package. The bumper is designed in dark shadow metallic color. Along with the new anvil-shaped inlays in high gloss black and vertically displayed reflectors. The limitless width of the car is highlighted through two-part wrap-around LED rear taillights. A wide free-form tailpipe in black color and a large automatic tailgate.
The interior boasts an extraordinary level of comfort and functionality in a new sporty character. Along with the elevated seating position and generous proportions, it assures first-class comfort. The interior has structured surfaces and an ergonomically flawless cockpit design that ensures the driver’s focus remains cent per cent on the intense driving experience. Driver and front passenger get the superior premium SAC with Sports Seats along with numerous electrical adjustment features and memory functionality. The latest design of the centre console, instrument panel in Sensatec, utilization of M headliner anthracite and galvanic embellisher further enhance the cabin’s luxury. Moreover, the M leather steering with ‘Walknappa’ black along with black stitches and M logo adds to the uniqueness.
Additionally, the electronically controlled Panorama sunroof creates a relaxed and mellifluous lounge atmosphere. Moreover, the ambient lighting with six choice light designs sets the atmosphere for all preferences. That’s not it, the Welcome Light Carpet, projected from the side sill, welcomes in charismatic style. Features like the electroplated controls and three-zone auto climate control with extended choices add to the overall luxurious experience.
Performance & Safety
The BMW EfficientDynamics diesel and petrol engines provide considerably more dynamic power delivery along with quick response even at low engine speeds. Powered by the BMW TwinPower Turbo technology, that melds max power with impeccable efficiency. The 3ltr 6cylinder diesel engine of the BMW X4 xDrive30d generates an output of 265 hp and a max torque of 620 Nm at 2,000/2,500 rpm. The BMW X4 can accelerate from 0 -100 km/hr in just 5.8 secs. Whereas, the 2ltr 4cylinder petrol engine of BMW X4 xDrive30i generates an output of 252 hp and max torque of 350 Nm at 1,450 /4,800 rpm. The petrol variant of the BMW X4 accelerates from 0 -100 km/hr in just 6.6 secs.
The 8-speed Steptronic Automatic Transmission performs effortless, almost unnoticeable gear shifts. The transmission collaborates flawlessly at all times with the engine. Resulting in enabling it to produce its full efficiency and power. Additionally, the 8-speed Steptronic Sport transmission gets steering wheel paddle shifters as optional.
The all-wheel-drive system by BMW xDrive constantly monitors the driving situation and is prompt to respond. The system allocates the engine’s power between the front and rear axle precisely to match the driving situation and the surface. Moreover, the Automatic Differential Brakes/Locks (ADB-X), Hill Start Assist and Hill Descent Control and Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) ensure it can conquer any terrain. The Adaptive Suspension adjusts the damper characteristics to match any given driving conditions, enhancing comfort and driving dynamics.
The BMW EfficientDynamics comprises features like Auto-Start-Stop, Brake-Energy Regeneration, ECO PRO mode, 50:50 Weight Distribution, Electronic Power Steering and various other innovative technologies. Further, the driver can choose between EcoPro, Sports/ Sports+ or Comfort through the Driving Experience Control switch as per the diverse driving conditions.
The new BMW X4 features state-of-the-art safety technologies. Safety features such as 6 airbags, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) including Cornering Brake Control (CBC), Attentiveness Assistance, Electric Parking brake with auto hold, electronic vehicle immobilizer and crash sensor, side-impact protection and ISOFIX child seat mounting.
A list of BMW ConnectedDrive technologies continues to exploit the innovation barrier in the automotive industry. Additionally, the Technologies like the BMW Live Cockpit Professional, the BMW Head-up Display, the BMW Virtual Assistant, the BMW Gesture Control and the BMW Parking Assist makes the BMW X4 a complete package.
The new BMW X4 comes in M Brooklyn Grey and Black Sapphire metallic colors. Further, it gets the Leather Vernasca upholstery along with ‘Black’ decor stitching.
The BMW x4 xDrive 30i (petrol) costs INR. 70.50lacs whereas the BMW X4 xdrive30d (diesel) costs INR. 72.50lacs ex-showroom.