BMW has launched the X4 in India today with prices starting at Rs. 60.60 Lakh ex showrooms India. The X4 are locally produced at the BMW Group Plant in Chennai.
The BMW X4 will be available in both petrol and diesel engine options. The BMW X4 is available in two diesel variants and one petrol varient- the BMW X4 xDrive20d M Sport X and the BMW X4 xDrive30d M Sport X and the BMW X4 xDrive30i M Sport X. The xDrive20d M Sport X is priced at Rs. 60.60 lakh, while the xDrive30d M Sport X costs Rs.65.90 lakh. The petrol variant of the X4 – the xDrive30i is priced at Rs. 63.50 lakh (all prices ex-showroom India).
In terms of styling the BMW X4 comes with coupe like roofline and looks a lot like the X6. The design is strikingly different and the X4 stands out from the crowd. Based on the CLAR platform which is BMWs latest architecture that was first seen on the 7-series. This platform helps reduce weight and make the vehicle lot more dynamic. This is the first time BMW has introduced the X4 in India while the model exists in its other markets. The X4 is now longer and wider than the older version.
On the inside you get a 6.5 inch display as standard for the infotainment system, an optional 10.3 inch system can also be opted for, new design steering wheel with paddle shifters, voice control and gesture control.
In terms of new features the BMW X4 comes with the BMW Display key that lets the drivers keep connect with the car even when they are away from it., the car also comes with gesture control, integrated smartphone holder with wireless charging, advanced park assistance to name a few.
The BMW X4 come with engine options ranging from the 3.0 L six-cylinder diesel unit with 261 bhp and 620Nm of torque at 2000-2500rpm which can do a zero to 100kmph in 6 seconds. The other diesel optio is the 2.0 L four cylinder motor with 188 bhp and 400Nm of power at 1750-2500rpm. This version can do a zero to 100kmph in 8 seconds.
The petrol version of the X4 comes powered with the BS6 ready 2.0 L unit that makes 248bhp and 350Nm of torque at 1450-4800rpm. This can accelerate from 0 to 100kmph in 6.3 seconds.
Dr. Hans-Christian Baertels, President (act.), BMW Group India said, “BMW established the Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) category and the latest addition to this hugely successful family is the all-new BMW X4 belonging to the Sports Activity Coupé segment. Its distinctive vehicle concept, which fuses the hallmark features of a BMW X model with the sporting elegance of a coupé, will be proven an instant hit in this class and will become a trend-setter. The all-new BMW X4 underscores its individual character with superior driving dynamics, standout exterior design accentuating the car’s sporting instincts, a refined premium ambience in the interior and leading-edge technologies.”
The all-new BMW X4 is available in Alpine White non-metallic paintwork and in Flamenco Red Brilliant Effect, Phytonic Blue and Carbon Black paint options.
The all-new BMW X4 also comes Leather ‘Vernasca’ upholstery as standard and also has options of Canberra Beige with decor stitching | Black; Black with decor stitching | Black; Black with contrast stitching Red | Black and Cognac with decor stitching | Black.