The BMW X4 , the SUV medium sized certain design “coupe”, he receives a new version in its range, a new version that comes watered by a good dose of sportiness, who wears the badge of M Performance . BMW launches BMW X4 M40i with 360 horses under the hood … and we’re going to tell you everything you need to know this model in 6 key .
Straight to the point: what’s under the hood
The engine derived from that used in the xDrive35i, but along the way receives admission changes in pressure turbo, a new exhaust system, new spark plugs, segments …
The BMW X4 M40i is articulated around the supercharged 6-cylinder 3 liter of displacement block and uses the BMW X4 xDrive35i, but due evolved to move to develop a power of 360 horses , available between 5,800 and 6,000 rpm, with a couple of 465 Nm available between 1,350 and 5,250 rpm.
is Prestacionalmente able to score a 0 to 100 km / h in 4.9 seconds while its top speed is electronically limited to 250 km / h, with an average consumption of 8.6 l / 100 km (with emissions of CO2 of 199 g / km).
The aforementioned 360 hp is delivered to the road through a xDrive intelligent all-wheel drive and is used for transmission to a automatic gearbox eight-speed sports including function “launch control” and of course, you can operate from the paddles behind the wheel.
not everything is power, its chassis also changes:
Of course the mechanical is well seasoned by a revised Performance M direction and its buffer . Its wheels on the front axle have a further decline was firmer stabilizer bars on both axes. His Brake also evolve, with larger diameter front discs and new tablets .
Optionally you can also have a alloy wheels 20 inches accompanied by Michelin Pilot Super Sport tires in sizes 245/40 front and 275/35 at the rear axle shaft, Serial being its 19-inch wheels.
How will we recognize the meantime model with M package?
Cosmetic changes go through new accents in gray, a dual exhaust outlet in the rear or your tires.
Al muscle series, a line that looks offer some similarity to that of a coupe, is added in this BMW X4 M40i a known M aerodynamic package that has a series of small distinguishing nuances .
you will have to fine tune the eye to distinguish at first glance. The changes go through new accents in “Ferrigrey gray” , a tone that we are in their mirrors on the grid and the aerodynamic appendages of the air intakes in the front apron.
addition “M” emblems are also different whom we are in a model with the M package and its features a new rear diffuser and a new black exhaust system dual output properly tuned by M Performance.
Any changes inside?
Inside the M steering wheel and shift knob with the insignia of the sports division prestacional put the point as well as doorways and a detail in implementing an “X4 M40i” make a difference with others M. equipment models
measurement and weight BMW X4 M40i
The dimensions of BMW X4 M40i go through a length of 4,671 mm, a width of 1,901 mm and a height of 1,624 mm , and its battle, its wheelbase, 2,810 mm. The ground clearance is 204 mm and its weight in running order of 1.840 kg .
A new member in the family M Performance:
It is unknown whether there will be BMW X4 M or not, but for now this X4 M40i perfectly fulfills the needs of those wanting a X4 with extra spicy. This alternative is part of a family of models comprising the step prior to the variants M and in it we find alternatives like on BMW M135i, the BMW and M235i BMW M550d xDrive .
Of course beyond these mentioned models can not lose sight of that catalog of accessories under the banner where M Performance additives outside our BMW , new details are provided in the compartment in the not missing carbon fiber and even reprogramming, exhaust systems or new parts for the chassis, brakes and higher capacity or new suspensions.
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If you want to know more details of BMW X4 not miss the article “ BMW X4 , the details: taking the concept of X6 to a new dimension”
Do not miss our test either BMW xDrive35i in the article “ BMW X4 xDrive35i test: elegance and dynamism in the realm of the six cylinders.”
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