BMW X4 M40i Launch: A Sporty Marvel Returns to the Indian Market
In an exciting turn of events, BMW’s sporty X4 M40i variant has made its triumphant return to the Indian market this year. Priced at ₹96.20 lakhs (ex-showroom), this coupe SUV comes as a completely built unit (CBU) and is expected to be available in limited quantities. However, specific numbers remain undisclosed at this time. With a refreshed exterior and updated interior, the new BMW X4 M40i promises to be a head-turner on Indian roads.
The new BMW X4 M40i boasts several enticing exterior enhancements, making it stand out in a crowd. Notable features include a striking black kidney grille, sleek LED headlights, a new front splitter, wide air dam, dual-tone 20-inch alloy wheels, red brake calipers, a pronounced rear spoiler, and wraparound LED taillamps. Piano black-finished ORVMs, side skirts, window sills, rear reflectors, and twin-tip exhaust outlets add to the coupe SUV’s premium appeal. Thanks to its signature coupe roofline, the side profile exudes a sporty aura, ensuring that the X4 M40i is a head-turner from every angle.
Interior Elegance and Features
The interior of the X4 M40i embraces a dual-tone theme, featuring a dashboard layout similar to the standard X4. A twin-screen setup is a highlight, incorporating a 12.3-inch fully digital instrument cluster and a 12.3-inch touchscreen infotainment system. Both displays are equipped with BMW’s Virtual Assistant and Gesture Control for added convenience.
In terms of features, the X4 M40i comes with a three-zone automatic climate control system, reclining rear seats, a panoramic sunroof, ambient lighting, a 16-speaker Harman Kardon audio system, wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity, parking assistance, a reverse parking camera, six airbags, cornering brake control, dynamic stability control, and ISOFIX child seat mounting, among others.
Under the hood, the X4 M40i houses a 3.0-liter, six-cylinder, turbocharged petrol engine that churns out an impressive 355 bhp and 500 Nm of torque. The power is sent to all four wheels through an 8-speed Steptronic automatic gearbox. When it comes to performance, this coupe SUV can sprint from 0 to 100 km/h in just 4.9 seconds, making it a formidable force on the road. It also boasts a top speed of 250 km/h. Notably, this engine incorporates 48V mild-hybrid technology, adding an eco-friendly touch to its impressive power figures.
The return of the BMW X4 M40i to the Indian market is nothing short of exciting news for automobile enthusiasts. With its sporty exterior, feature-rich interior, and high-performance engine, it promises an exhilarating driving experience. The limited availability only adds to its exclusivity, making it a coveted addition to BMW’s lineup in India.
If you’ve been eagerly awaiting the arrival of this sporty coupe SUV, now is your chance to experience it firsthand. The BMW X4 M40i is a testament to BMW’s commitment to delivering luxury and performance in one striking package.