How long does it take to charge a BMW iX?
The BMW iX charging time varies depending on the model, battery capacity, and type of charging station used. The BMW iX comes in two battery configurations: the BMW iX xDrive40 has a 71 kWh usable battery capacity, while the BMW iX xDrive50 and iX M60 come with a 105 kWh usable capacity battery.
Using a standard AC charging station, the BMW iX can support a maximum power output of 11 kilowatts (kW), meaning it would take around 7 hours and 10 minutes to charge the BMW iX xDrive40 and 10 hours and 36 minutes to charge the BMW iX xDrive50 and M60 from 0 to 100 percent.
With a DC fast charging station, the BMW iX xDrive40 supports a maximum power of 148 kW, meaning it would take around 27 minutes to charge from 10 to 80 percent. The BMW iX xDrive50 and M60, on the other hand, have a maximum power capacity of 195 kW, meaning it would take approximately 30 minutes to charge from 10 to 80 percent.
How to charge a BMW iX?
There are multiple ways to charge a BMW iX. The cheapest and most convenient way is using a dedicated home EV charging station – this way, you simply plug your car in at night and wake up to a fully charged battery every time.
If you need to charge on the go, you can choose between regular AC charging stations and DC fast chargers. AC charging is widely available across most cities, with charging stations often located in common everyday destinations such as shops, restaurants, hotels, or offices. DC charging stations are usually found around highways and major roads and are perfect for a quick top-up, with many fast charging stations allowing you to fill up your battery in under an hour.
What is the range of a BMW iX?
The BMW iX range depends on the model:
- The BMW iX xDrive40 has a range of 372 km*
- The BMW iX xDrive50 has a range of 549 km*
- The BMW iX M60 has a range of 499 km*
*These estimates are based on the WLTP ratings and the actual range may vary based on factors such as speed, weather conditions, and elevation change.
How much does a BMW iX cost?
The BMW iX price varies depending on the model, the dealership, and your location. Starting prices range from $87,100 and $111,500* in the US, €84,998 and €137,041* in the EU, and £69,905 and £122,775* in the UK.
*Prices were taken at the time of writing from BMW’s website. The BMW iX xDrive40 is not currently available in the US.
What are the BMW iX specs?
The 2023 BMW iX specs include a range of smart connectivity and safety features designed to enhance the driving experience. Driving Assistant Professional makes driving in dense traffic a breeze with autonomous steering and acceleration, while Steering and lane guidance assist with emergency steering and side collision warning put safety at the forefront.
In terms of connectivity, the BMW iX comes standard with 5G capability, while the latest version of the BMW iDrive leverages multiple sensors and artificial intelligence to tailor the driving experience to each person. Voice and gesture controls provide even more ways for drivers to interact with the car in the way that best suits them.
What about the BMW iX interior?
The BMW iX interior is a representation of the German automaker’s focus on quality and luxury. The minimalist interior design elevates the driving experience, with a hexagonal steering wheel inspired by racing and a stunning curved display that seamlessly merges the 14.9-inch control display with the 12.3-inch information display to give the driver a glanceable overview of the car.
The BMW iX interior uses an abundance of premium materials. From the glass on the iDrive controller in the center console to the FSC-certified wood panels and the Castanea leather seats, the interior of the BMW iX exudes luxury.
What is the BMW iX weight?
The BMW iX’s weight and size vary depending on the model. All versions of the iX have a 4,953 mm length, 1,967 mm width (2,230 including mirrors), and a 1,695 mm height. Every iX model also has a 500 L cargo volume.
The BMW iX xDrive40 has a gross vehicle weight (GVWR) of 3,010 kg and a maximum payload of 645 kg, the iX xDrive50 has a GVWR of 3,145 kg and a maximum payload of 635 kg, and the iX M60 has a GVWR of 3,160 kg and a maximum payload of 576 kg.
How much does it cost to charge the BMW iX?
The BMW iX charging price depends on the model, its battery capacity, and the type of charging station used. Home AC charging is usually the cheapest way to charge, while DC fast charging is the most expensive (but quickest) way to top up the BMW iX. The table below offers an overview of approximate costs for each BMW iX model and type of charging.
Charging station type (right)
BMW iX model (below)
cost per kWh: $0.15
cost per kWh: $0.35 + $1 connection fee
cost per kWh: $0.60 + $2 connection fee
BMW iX xDrive40
BMW iX xDrive50 & M60
Important: Costs are approximations based on our experience and do not represent the real-life situation. Prices represent the cost to charge from zero to 100 percent SoC.