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The brand new BMW XM Hybrid is quite a lot of issues: a excessive horsepower, very costly, top-of-the-line SUV, that’s the first hybrid from BMW Motorsports GmbH, aka “M” sports activities division.
The specs on the Plug-in hybrid powertrain are spectacular:
-TwinPower Turbo, 4.4-liter V-8 engine-644HP + 590lb-ft of torque-0-60 mph in 4.1 seconds-8-speed M Steptronic transmission-194-hp electrical motor-317-volt battery pack 25.7-kWh battery pack (30 miles e-driving vary)
The look is muscular, angular, and imposing, maybe pointing to a brand new design language from BMW for its hybrid and electrical autos. A full recharge of the hybrid takes simply over three hours. Bigger than the X5 and X6, however smaller than the X7, if it wasn’t an XM, it might need been an X8. The 6062-pound SUV makes use of Adaptive M Suspension dampers, whereas the xDrive all-wheel-drive system is rear-biased, sending energy to all 4 of the 23-inch wheels.
It arrives in April 2023 with an MSRP of $159,995.
BMW has rolled out a collection of plug-in hybrids, and the XM would be the marquee’s top-of-the-line. Or, perhaps not. If the XM shouldn’t be highly effective (or costly) sufficient for you, the BMW XM “Label Purple” will observe quickly after the XM Hybrid. Over 735 hp and 735 lb-ft of torque, MSRP beginning over $185,000.
Supply: BMW, Autoweek and AW