Published on October 11th, 2022 | by Subhash Nair0
RM1.4M BMW XM Open For Pre-Booking In Malaysia
The first-ever BMW XM is now open for pre-booking in Malaysia in limited quantities.
Besides being one of the most garish looking models in recent memory, the BMW XM is also being presented as the first independently-developed BMW M product since the M1.
As standard, the SUV will feature the M Aerodynamics Package, M High-Gloss Shadow Line, Adaptive LED headlights with High-beam Assistant, illuminated kidney grille contours, 23″ rims, carbon fibre interior trim, a 12.3″ + 14.9″ BMW Curved Display, an M Leather steering wheel, M seat belts, M Multifunctional seats, Vintage Coffee Brown leather for door panels, active seat ventilation, 4-zone automatic air conditioning, massage function for front seats, ambient light, BMW Iconic Sounds Electric, and a Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
The BMW XM is a huge vehicle that measures 5,100mm in length, 2,005 mm in width and 1,755 mm in height, with a wheelbase of 3,105 mm. Bootspace is expandable from 527L to 1,820L.
The powertrain is capable of 653hp and 800Nm of torque thanks to a combination of a 4.4L M TwinPower Turbo V8 and an electric motor. Power is sent to all four wheels via an 8-speed Steptronic Sport automatic. 0-100km/h takes just 4.3 seconds and the top speed is 270km/h. On pure electric power, the BMW XM can travel up to 140km/h. The XM has an electric range of 88km. Oddly, AC charging is limited to just 7.4kW.
BMW M xDrive features various 4WD settings for differing surfaces and conditions. Other features include an M Sport differential, Adaptive M Suspension Professional, electronically controlled dampers, Active Roll Stabilisation, Integral Active Steering and M Sport brakes in high-gloss black.
The BMW XM will be available in the following exterior colours:
- Cape York Green Metallic
- Carbon Black
- Marina Bay Blue
- Toronto Red
- Mineral White
- Black Sapphire
- Dravite Grey
Interior upholstery includes:
- Leather Merino Deep Lagoon
- Leather Merino Silverstone
- Leather Merino Black
- Leather Merino Sakhir Orange
With a 5-year warranty and service package, the BMW XM will be priced at RM1,400,000 in Peninsular Malaysia or RM820,000 in Langkawi.