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BMW iX1 Electric

Ex-Showroom Price
Rs. 66.90 Lakh
BMW iX1 Electric Specifications

Battery Capacity

66.4 KWh

Driving Range

417 km

Charging time

6.5 hours

Top speed

180 kmph

BMW iX1 Electric Features

BMW iX1 is launched in India on 28 September 2023 offering India’s luxury car in three variants: Petrol, Diesel, and electric. The deliveries of BMW iX1 are set to begin by October 2023. Click on any specs to know more:
The BMW iX1 electric is priced at Rs. 66.91 lakh (ex-showroom) in India for the iX1 xDrive30 M Sport variant.
Bookings for the BMW iX1 electric has started on the official website, while deliveries will start from October 2023. Booking can be made by paying an refundable amount of Rs 21,000.
The BMW iX1 comes with a battery pack of 66.4 kWh offering a claimed range of 417 km per charge. It takes around 5 hours to get fully charged using a AC charger.
The BMW iX1 is offered in a single introductory variant – BMW iX1 xDrive30 M Sport
The BMW iX1 electric car gets charged from 0-100% in 5 hours using a 3.3kW AC charger, while it takes 45 minutes (0-80%) for DC chargers. There are many options to charge the BMW iX1 like a 15A household outlet, 3.3kW AC Charger, 7.4kW AC or a DC fast Charger.
The BMW iX1 features a 12-speaker Harman Kardon audio system along with twin display set up which consists of 10.25-inch driver’s display and the 10.7-inch infotainment screen. It also features a panoramic sunroof controlled via inbuilt Android auto and Apple carplay like connected car features.
The BMW iX1 comes with a top speed of 180 kmph.

BMW iX1 Electric Images

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BMW iX1 Electric Price

The on-road price of BMW iX1 starts at Rs. 66.90 Lakh in India. The introductory variant BMW iX1 xDrive30 M Sport is priced at Rs 66.90 lakhs (ex-showroom) in India.

BMW iX1 Electric Variants

– BMW iX1 xDrive30 M Sport:
Rs. 66.90 Lakhs:

BMW iX1 Electric Battery & Range

With a 66.4 kWh battery pack, the ARAI certified range of BMW iX1 is 440 km on a single full charge. The introductory variant BMW iX1 xDrive30 M Sport comes with the same battery pack configurations of 66.4 kWh offering excellent driving range between 417-440 km per charge. The iX1’s battery takes about 45 minutes to get charged using a DC fast charger.
Detailed Specifications
Engine & Transmission
Max Power : 308.43bhp
Max Torque : 494Nm
Motor type : Synchronous electric motors
Transmission : Automatic
Charging
Charging time : 6.5 hours
Battery Capacity : 66.4 KWh
Suspension, brake & torque
Front suspension : Adaptive M Suspension
Rear suspension : Adaptive M Suspension
Front brake type : ABS
Rear brake type : ABS
Interior
Seating capacity : 5
Door : 5
Exterior
Shock absorber : Hydraulic
Steering type : Electric
Dimensions : 4500X1845X1616 mm
Steering type : 2692 mm

BMW iX1 Electric Colors

The BMW iX1 is available in 4 color options – Alpine White, Black Sapphire Metallic, Storm Bay Metallic, and Space Silver Metallic. All iX1 Electric colors are available to select while booking the car.

BMW iX1 Electric Review

The German Automaker BMW has finally Launched the electric version of the iX1 after its petrol and diesel counterparts. The BMW iX1 is priced at Rs. 66.90 Lakh in India for the introductory base model iX1 xDrive30 M Sport with an all-wheel-drive (AWD) drivetrain. It is the fourth electric car from BMW in India after iX, i7, i4 with a completely built unit (CBU). We had a chance to have a closer look at it, here’s a detailed review:

BMW iX1 Electric Interior

We had the opportunity to have a closer look at the BMW iX1 during its launch, and we were surprised to see tons of luxurious features aimed at comfortability and practicality. The cabin comes with two upholstery options – Veganza Perforated Oyster and Veganza Perforated Mocha, while the steering features an M Sports Leather with blue rings. The highlight of the BMW iX1 electric’s interior which captured our attention was the dual integrated display setup, having a 10.25-inch driver’s display and 10.7-inch infotainment screen that runs on BMW’s i-Drive 8.5 OS. On the interior, the iX1 electric comes with a wide range of cool features like wireless phone charging, dual climate control, panoramic sunroof along 12 inbuilt Harman Kardon speakers. There was plenty of legroom in the iX1 Electric’s introductory variant iX1 xDrive30 M Sport. The interior of the BMW iX1 exceeded our expectations as it combines comfort, luxury, and technology in a great way.
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BMW iX1 electric car interior design

BMW iX1 Electric Exterior

BMW iX1 electric exterior features a sharp and modern design like other luxury electric SUVs. Its exterior design resembles its ICE counterparts, however a square kidney shaped grille with a electric “i” branding represents its electric identity. We noticed adaptive LED headlight at the front similar to the ICE iX1s and L shaped horizontal LED taillights. The MG Comet EV is 1845mm wide and 4500 mm long with a height over 1616mm. One thing that stood out were the 18-inch light alloy wheels adding to the aesthetic of the car. It comes in 4 color options in India: Alpine White, Black Sapphire Metallic, Storm Bay Metallic, and Space Silver Metallic.
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BMW iX1 electric car exterior design

BMW iX1 Electric Performance

Image of BMW iX1 electric car engine
The iX1 comes with BMW’s fifth-generation eDrive technology offering a rapid acceleration to achieve 0-100 in 5.7 seconds. The Bmw iX1 electric’s 66.4 kWh battery propels a the dual motor all-wheel-drive (AWD) set up, delivering a maximum power of 308 Bhp and torque of 494 Nm. The BMW iX1 electric’s 66.4 kWh battery offers a driving range of 440 km per full charge. Speaking about the BMW iX1 charging time, it comes with a rapid charging technology. It takes around 25 minutesto fully charge the iX1 electric from 0-100% using a 120kW DC fast charger. 5 minutes of charging is likely to offer a range of 60 km. A 7.5 kW AC charger would take around 6 hours to fully charge the BMW iX1 battery.
BMW iX1 Electric Range Test
The BMW iX1 66.4 kWh battery offers a driving range of up to 440 km on a single charge. 5 minutes of charging the BMW iX1 battery offers a range of 60 km. However, we could not do a proper range test due to time shortage, but we will update on this soon.
BMW iX1 Electric Charging Time
In terms of charging, the BMW iX1 comes with rapid charging technology which quickly juices up the luxury EV SUV from 0-80% in 25 minutes using a 120 kW DC Fast charger. A regular 7.4kW AC charger takes around 6 hours to fully charge the bmw iX1’s battery.
BMW iX1 Electric Boot Space
Image of BMW iX1 electric car boot space
The iX1 electric has a boot space of 49L which is enough for daily use and travel purposes. BMW iX1’s boot space is 50lL less than the space offered in iX1 SUV Facelift variant.
Ecogears Verdict
The BMW iX1 is a luxurious electric SUV aimed at providinng comfortability and performance in a great way. It is a powerful machine packed in a luxurious and stylish exterior. It is expected to rival other electric SUV in its segment – the Volvo XC40 recharge and C40 recharge. It can be a great choice for customers seeking state-of-the-art luxury and technology equipped in an electric SUV.

BMW iX1 Electric Pros

We personally liked the dual screen set up of 10.25-inch and 10.7 inch for comfortability. Rapid charging technology ensures a quick recharge while travelling. Superior performance for a luxury car offering 308 Bhp and 494 Nm of torque. NCAP safety rating of 5 stars along with several safety features.

BMW iX1 Electric Cons

Lack of other variants can be very limiting for customers seeking customizations and performance. Exterior design could have been better or upgraded unlike the traditional ICE BMW iX1 SUVs.

FAQs about BMW iX1 Electric

The on-road price of BMW iX1 electric is Rs. 66.90 Lakh in India. BMQ ix1 electric price of the introductory model iX1 xDrive30 M Sport is Rs. 66.90 Lakhs.
The battery capacity of BMW iX1 electric is 66.4 kWh. The capacity of the introductory model iX1 xDrive30 M Sport is 66.4 kWh.
The time required to fully charge the BMW iX1 is 6.5 hours using a AC charger, while it takes around 45 minutes to get charged from 0-80% using a DC fast charger.
BMW iX1 offers a excellent driving range of 440 km on a single full charge.
The top speed of BMW iX1 electric is 180 kmph.
The BMW iX1 is available in 4 color options – Alpine White, Black Sapphire Metallic, Storm Bay Metallic, and Space Silver Metallic.
Currently there are no EMI options available to buy the BMW iX1 electric car.
In terms of safety, the BMW iX1 has a global NCAP rating of 5 stars and comes with 5 airbags, collision detection, electronic stability control, with ABS.
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