BMW iX xDrive 40

Battery Electric Vehicle

£69,905Price from

70.0 kWh *Useable Battery

215 mi *Real Range

325 Wh/mi *Efficiency

This electric vehicle is not available yet

Specifications with an * are estimates.

Price from £69,905

Availability Expected
Expected from * November 2021
Available until -

Lease (BCH) from £900 pcm

Annual VED £0
Congestion Charge £0
Insurance Group N/A
Price shown is On The Road Price: it includes VAT, first year VED, vehicle first registration fee, number plates and delivery. Lease estimate is based on a BCH calculation excluding VAT, 6+35 months payment profile, 10,000 miles per annum, excluding optional maintenance package. For comparison only, actual lease offers can differ significantly from the indication shown.

Real Range Estimation between 155 - 315 mi

City - Cold Weather * 215 mi
Highway - Cold Weather * 155 mi
Combined - Cold Weather * 185 mi
City - Mild Weather * 315 mi
Highway - Mild Weather * 200 mi
Combined - Mild Weather * 245 mi
Indication of real-world range in several situations. Cold weather: 'worst-case' based on -10°C and use of heating. Mild weather: 'best-case' based on 23°C and no use of A/C. The actual range will depend on speed, style of driving, weather and route conditions.

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Performance

Acceleration 0 - 62 mph * 6.1 sec
Top Speed 124 mph
Electric Range * 215 mi
Total Power * 240 kW (322 hp)
Total Torque No Data
Drive AWD

Battery and Charging

Battery Capacity * 75.0 kWh
Charge Port Type 2
Port Location Right Side - Rear
Charge Power † 11 kW AC
Charge Time (0->215 mi) † 7h30m
Charge Speed † 29 mph
Battery Useable* 70.0 kWh
Fastcharge Port CCS
FC Port Location Right Side - Rear
Fastcharge Power (max) * 150 kW DC
Fastcharge Time (22->172 mi) * 34 min
Fastcharge Speed * 260 mph
† This can only be achieved using a 3-phase grid connection. The majority of homes and charge points do not have this connection. In practice charge power will often be 7.4 kW, allowing for a charge time of 11h15m and a charge speed of 19 mph.

Energy Consumption

EVDB Real Range

Range * 215 mi
Vehicle Consumption * 325 Wh/mi
CO2 Emissions 0 g/km
Vehicle Fuel Equivalent * 124 mpg

WLTP Ratings

Range * 249 mi
Rated Consumption * 310 Wh/mi
Vehicle Consumption * 280 Wh/mi
CO2 Emissions 0 g/km
Rated Fuel Equivalent * 129 mpg
Vehicle Fuel Equivalent * 144 mpg
Rated = official figures as published by manufacturer. Rated consumption and fuel equivalency figures include charging losses.
Vehicle = calculated battery energy consumption used by the vehicle for propulsion and on-board systems.
NOTE: The fuel equivalency figures are shown in IMPERIAL MPG. Figures in US MPG will differ significantly.

Real Energy Consumption Estimation between 220 - 450 Wh/mi

City - Cold Weather * 325 Wh/mi
Highway - Cold Weather * 450 Wh/mi
Combined - Cold Weather * 375 Wh/mi
City - Mild Weather * 220 Wh/mi
Highway - Mild Weather * 350 Wh/mi
Combined - Mild Weather * 285 Wh/mi
Indication of real-world energy use in several situations. Cold weather: 'worst-case' based on -10°C and use of heating. Mild weather: 'best-case' based on 23°C and no use of A/C. The energy use will depend on speed, style of driving, climate and route conditions.

Dimensions and Weight

Length * 4950 mm
Width * 2000 mm
Width with mirrors * No Data
Height * 1700 mm
Wheelbase 3000 mm
Weight Unladen (EU) * 2300 kg
Gross Vehicle Weight (GVWR) No Data
Max. Payload No Data
Cargo Volume No Data
Cargo Volume Max No Data
Cargo Volume Frunk No Data
Roof Load No Data
Tow Hitch Possible No Data
Towing Weight Unbraked No Data
Towing Weight Braked No Data
Vertical Load Max No Data

Miscellaneous

Seats 5 people
Isofix No Data
Turning Circle No Data
Platform No Data
Car Body SUV
Segment Executive
Roof Rails No Data
EV Dedicated Platform No Data

Company Car Tax Indication

Financial Year 2022-23

BIK Tax Rate 2%
P11D Value from £69,850
Benefit in Kind (BIK) £1,397
BIK @ 20% £23 pcm
BIK @ 40% £47 pcm
BIK @ 45% £52 pcm

Financial Year 2023-24

BIK Tax Rate 2%
P11D Value from £69,850
Benefit in Kind (BIK) £1,397
BIK @ 20% £23 pcm
BIK @ 40% £47 pcm
BIK @ 45% £52 pcm

Financial Year 2024-25

BIK Tax Rate 2%
P11D Value from £69,850
Benefit in Kind (BIK) £1,397
BIK @ 20% £23 pcm
BIK @ 40% £47 pcm
BIK @ 45% £52 pcm
* = estimated value. Average energy consumption and range based on moderate drive style and climate. Real-life values may differ significantly. Pricing information might not be actual for some regions. No rights can be derived from the information on this site.

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Range comparision based on electric range only. Rapid charging comparison based on rapid charge rate. Comparisons can be based on estimates.

Home and Destination Charging (0 -> 100%)

Charging is possible by using a regular wall plug or a charging station. Public charging is always done through a charging station. How fast the EV can charge depends on the charging station (EVSE) used and the maximum charging capacity of the EV. The table below shows all possible options for charging the BMW iX xDrive 40. Each option shows how fast the battery can be charged from empty to full.

Type 2 (Mennekes - IEC 62196)
Charging Point Max. Power Power Time Rate
Wall Plug (2.3 kW) 230V / 1x10A 2.3 kW 36 hours 6 mph
1-phase 16A (3.7 kW) 230V / 1x16A 3.7 kW 22h15m 10 mph
1-phase 32A (7.4 kW) 230V / 1x32A 7.4 kW 11h15m 19 mph
3-phase 16A (11 kW) 400V / 3x16A 11 kW 7h30m 29 mph
3-phase 32A (22 kW) 400V / 3x16A 11 kW † 7h30m 29 mph

† = Limited by on-board charger, vehicle cannot charge faster.

Rapid Charging (10 -> 80%)

Rapid charging enables longer journeys by adding as much range as possible in the shortest amount of time. Charging power will decrease significantly after 80% state-of-charge has been reached. A typical rapid charge therefore rarely exceeds 80% SoC. The rapid charge rate of an EV depends on the charger used and the maximum charging power the EV can handle. The table below shows all details for rapid charging the BMW iX xDrive 40.

BMW has not released details about rapid charging the iX. The information below is based on estimated values of the most likely rapid charging capabilities.

  • Max. Power: maximum power provided by charge point
  • Avg. Power: average power provided by charge point over a session from 10% to 80%
  • Time: time needed to charge from 10% to 80%
  • Rate: average charging speed over a session from 10% to 80%
Combined Charging System (CCS Combo 2)
Charging Point Max. Power Avg. Power Time Rate
CCS (50 kW DC) 50 kW 45 kW † 69 min 130 mph
CCS (100 kW DC) 100 kW 75 kW † 41 min 220 mph
CCS (150 kW DC) 150 kW 90 kW † 34 min 260 mph

† = Limited by charging capabilities of vehicle

Actual charging rates may differ from data shown due to factors like outside temperature, state of the battery and driving style.

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All about the BMW iX xDrive 40

Pricing

The BMW iX xDrive 40 has an On The Road Price (OTR) of £69,905. The OTR Price includes VAT, first year of VED, vehicle first registration fee, number plates and delivery.

Drivetrain and Performance

The BMW iX xDrive 40 is a full electric vehicle (BEV). The estimated maximum power of the BMW iX xDrive 40 is 240 kW (322 hp). The maximum torque is . The BMW iX xDrive 40 is all wheel drive and can accelerate from 0 to 62 miles per hour in an estimated 6.1 seconds. The top speed is 124 mph.

Battery and Charging

The battery of the BMW iX xDrive 40 has an estimated total capacity of 75 kWh. The usable capacity is 70 kWh (estimate). An estimated range of about 215 miles is achievable on a fully charged battery. The actual range will however depend on several factors including climate, terrain, use of climate control systems and driving style.

For example: sustaining high speeds in cold weather could result in a range of around 155 mi. However, driving at low speeds in mild weather will increase the range to around 315 mi.

Charging is done using a Type 2 connector and the on-board charger has a maximum power of 11 kW. This charges a fully depleted battery back to full in around 7 hours 30 minutes. However, a 3-phase grid connection is needed to achieve this. The majority of homes and charge points currently do not have this connection. In most cases the maximum charging power will be 7.4 kW, allowing for a charge time of 11 hours 15 minutes and a charge rate of 19 mph. Charging the car using a regular wall plug will take around 36 hours.

Rapid charging is possible through a CCS connection (expected). The maximum rapid charge power is 150 kW. The battery can't be charged continuously at this power. In an average rapid charge session the average charge power will be around 90 kW. This charges the battery from 10% to 80% in around 35 minutes. A rapid charge like this will add about 150 miles of range.

Energy Consumption

The estimated combined (motorway and city) energy consumption of the BMW iX xDrive 40 is about 325 Wh per mile. By comparison, this energy consumption is the equivalent of a fuel consumption of 124 mpg in a traditional petrol car.

The actual energy consumption will depend on several factors including climate, terrain, use of climate control systems and driving style. For example: sustaining high speeds in cold weather could result in an energy use of around 450 Wh per mile. However, driving at low speeds in mild weather will increase the efficiency to about 220 Wh per mile.

CO2 Emission

The BMW iX xDrive 40 emits no CO2 during driving. This only includes direct emissions from the vehicle itself. The energy needed to charge the battery might have been (partly) generated by the use of fossil fuels. Vehicles with an internal combustion engine will always emit CO2 during driving. Additionally, CO2 is emitted during the production and transport of fossil fuels.

More information from BMW

The link below will open the page of the iX on the official BMW site.

Go to the iX on the official BMW website.