2022 BMW iX configurator goes live! – RM7k add-on for special colours
BMW Malaysia has launched the configurator for the 2022 BMW iX on its official website. The “Sport Package” that was offered during the opening of the pre-bookings has been somewhat broken down into several components, allowing customers to pick and choose add-ons as they like.
The add-ons that have been announced today apply to those who have booked the BMW iX (with the RM5,000 booking fee) and those who book before 12 October 2021.
BMW iX xDrive40
Packages that can be added on to the “base” BMW iX xDrive40 are:
Technology Package - RM15,700.00
- Driving Assistant Professional
- Parking Assistant Plus
- Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
Design Package - RM15,740.00
- BMW Individual Titanium Bronze
- BMW Laserlight
Luxury Package - RM33,490.00
- Panorama Sky Lounge
- Headliner Anthracite
- Interior Application Clear & Bold
- Harman Kardon Surround Sound System
BMW iX xDrive40 Sport in 'Aventurine Red Metallic'
The BMW iX xDrive40 Sport is already equipped with the Technology Package, Design Package, and Luxury Package. Over the iX xDrive40, the iX xDrive 40 Sport is RM53k more expensive.
Packages that can be added on to both the BMW iX xDrive40 Sport and BMW iX xDrive40 are:
BMW Iconic Package - RM3,020.00
- Seat Belt i Series Blue
- BMW IconicSounds Electric
Power Package - RM4,600.00
- BMW i Wallbox
- BMW i Public Charging Cable
Exclusive Paint - RM7,540.00
- BMW Individual Aventurine Red Metallic
- BMW Individual Storm Bay Metallic
Exclusive Upholstery - RM21,110.00
- Interior Design Suite Amido
- Interior Design Suite
Previously, the BMW iX xDrive40 only came in 5 colour options (with 3 of them desaturated):
- Sophisto Grey Brilliant effect metallic
- Alpine White
- Black Sapphire metallic
- Phytonic Blue metallic
- Blue Ridge Mountain metallic
You can now opt for special colours like “Storm Bay Metallic” and “Aventurine Red Metallic” that were earlier exclusive to the BMW iX xDrive40 “Sport” variant only.
BMW iX xDrive40 Sport in 'Storm Bay Metallic'
As for the interior, the configurator only shows 'Interior Design Atelier' for all BMW iX variants in Malaysia with 2 colour options only: Mocha and Black. The Oyster colour option is not available.
Interior Design Atelier - Black and Mocha
To spice up the interior, customers can opt for the optional Exclusive Upholstery for RM 21,100 'Interior Design Suite' which offers 2 exclusive upholstery - Amido and Castanea.
'Interior Design Loft' is not offered in the configurator.
BMW iX Malaysia variants
|BMW iX xDrive40||RM 419,630.00|
|BMW iX xDrive40 Sport||RM 472,630.00|
|BMW iX xDrive40 with Power Package||RM 424,230.00|
|BMW iX xDrive40 Sport with Power Package||RM 477,230.00|
*Prices listed without warranty & service package and without insurance
The BMW iX xDrive 50, which is more powerful at 523 PS/765 Nm, is also available in the configurator, albeit only with the "Sport" trim. Bookings for the BMW iX xDrive50 Sport have not yet been opened in Malaysia. With a big jump in pefformance and features, its price is expected to much higher than the iX xDrive 40 Sport.
BMW iX xDrive 50 Sport
The BMW iX xDrive 40 has a maximum power output of 326 PS and maximum torque of 630 Nm. Both iX xDrive 40 and iX xDrive50 have dual-motor AWD.
Battery sizes also differ as the 71-kWh battery pack in the xDrive40 gives 425 km of range while the 105.2-kWh battery pack in the xDrive50 gives a plentiful 630 km of range.
BMW iX technical specifications
|BMW iX xDrive40||BMW iX xDrive50|
|Max. Power||326 PS||523 PS|
|Max. Torque||630 Nm||765 Nm|
|0-100 km/h||6.1 s||4.6 s|
|Battery capacity (net)||71 kWh||105.2 kWh|
|Range (WLTP)||425 km||630 km|
|Drive train||Dual-motor AWD||Dual-motor AWD|
|AC charging rating||11 kW||11 kW|
|AC charging (0%-100%)||7.25 hrs||11 hrs|
|DC fast charging rating||150 kW||195 kW|
|DCFC (10%-80%)||31 mins||35 mins|
Interior Design Suite - Castanea
BMW iX xDrive40 extended warranty
BMW offers an 8-year BEV warranty for the BMW iX which covers:
- Cell module, high-voltage batteries
- Cell supervision circuits
- Safety box and holder
- Battery management electronics (SME/BMU)
- Cell module connectors
- HV accumulator, ground cables
- HV accumulator, positive cables
- Radiator of HV battery
- HV battery housing & cover
- Module bracing
- Other small HV components ie. screws, nuts, bolts,
- gaskets, sealing rings, repair kits, etc. (as required
- as per repair instructions)
- Refrigerant gas (as required via SUB04)
- Electrical machine electronics (EME)