2023 BMW iX xDrive50 now in Malaysia – 630km range, 523 hp, RM 546,800

By Gokul, 03 January 2023

The iX xDrive40 and iX xDrive40 Sport will still be sold

BMW iX xDrive 50

BMW Malaysia has started the year with a bang with the introduction of the new BMW iX xDrive50 Sport.

Sitting right on top of the iX model range above the iX xDrive40 (RM403,800) and the iX xDrive40 Sport (RM447,800), the new iX xDrive50 Sport will be equipped with 22-inch BMW Individual aerodynamic wheels 1021 multi-colour with a 3D polished buff and 17-inch brake calipers in Blue. 

Arriving as standard in the iX xDrive50 Sport is also the BMW Iconic Sounds Electric that creates a premium immersive atmosphere, demonstrating the immediate connection between sound and vehicle. 

The expanded exterior mirror package will continue to equip the all-electric SAV. The luxurious design language extends into the cabin of the vehicle, as the Interior Design Atelier elegantly lines the cabin as standard, complemented by the central console and central armrest in Sensatec. 

BMW iX xDrive50 interior

Inside, the BMW Live Cockpit Professional is ever-ready to welcome its driver, along with a curved 12.3-inch instrument display and 14.9-inch central display fitted as standard. 

Comfort and convenience come in the form of multifunctional seats for the driver and it is further elevated with storage for wireless charging and automatic air conditioning with 4-zone control. Onboard entertainment is also provided via the Harman Kardon surround sound system for the New BMW iX xDrive50 Sport.

The all-electric vehicle has an output of 523hp, accelerating from 0 to 100km/h in 4.6 seconds. With a maximum torque of 765 Nm and an electronically limited top speed of 200 km/h, the all-electric SAV is powered by a battery which packs a large capacity of 111.5kWh, allowing for a range of up to 630 kilometres (WLTP) per charge.

BMW iX xDrive50 2023

Arriving with the Flexible Charger Cable Mode 2 and Fast Charging Cable Mode 3, the New BMW iX xDrive50 Sport can be charged from 0 to 80% in 35 minutes with the use of a DC Fast Charger, and 0 to 100% in 10 hours and 45 minutes with an 11kW AC Wallbox Charger. 

Owners of the New BMW iX xDrive50 Sport will also be able to enjoy charging access at over 610 charging facilities nationwide, powered by major local EV charging providers who are in partnership with BMW Group Malaysia.

Also standard to the all-electric SAV are the Intelligent Emergency Call, Teleservices, ConnectedDrive Services, Connected Package Professional, BMW Natural Interaction and Active Protection via the high-resolution BMW Live Cockpit Professional.  

In terms of assistance, the New BMW iX xDrive50 Sport features the Driving Assistant Professional, Parking Assistant and new cruise control with braking function. 

BMW iX xDrive50 seats

Standard exterior colour options for the New BMW iX xDrive50 Sport include the Mineral White, Alpine White Metallic, Black Sapphire Metallic, Sophisto Grey Metallic with Brilliant Effect, Phytonic Blue Metallic, and Blue Ridge Mountain Metallic.

Two new colours are also available with an additional charge of RM6,200, namely the Individual Storm Bay Metallic and Aventurine Red Metallic. Inside, owners may choose between Interior Design Atelier in Mocha or Black, or opt for the Interior Design Suite in Amido or Castanea for an additional RM17,300.

BMW iX xDrive50 rear

On a separate note, Smartphone integration (featuring Apple CarPlay and Android Auto), along with the Connected Package Professional will both come as standard for all BMW models in 2023.

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