BMW revealed today the BMW i4, its new all-electric vehicle, and validated that it is going to have up to 300 miles of range based on the EPA standard.
After the German automaker brought the BMW i3 to market in 2013, we believed that it would launch the BMW i4, i5, and so on, however it didnt actually take place like that.
It took BMW 7 years to bring another all-electric car to market, the BMW iX3, and it didnt even release it in North America.
However now we are lastly getting the BMW i4.
Today, as part of the BMW Group Annual Conference, the car manufacturer chose to unveil the lorry, which wasnt expected to be exposed openly for a few months.
However, they are not doing a full unveiling with all the features and specs. That will come in the next couple of weeks.
For now, BMW is launching a few details like the fact that the BMW i4 will be offered in various versions that will enable “as much as 590km (WLTP) and approximately 300 miles (EPA)” of variety based on their own price quotes.
It will have a power output of up to 390kW/530HP, which is going to allow a velocity from 0 to 100km/h (62 mph) in around 4 seconds.
With those specifications, the company likewise launched the very first images of the BMW i4 electrical sedan:
BMW likewise launched a quick video of a pre-production prototype of the BMW i4 driving around:
BMW is calling the i4 “a completely electric 4 door Gran Coupé” and confirmed today that will “go into the marketplace during the course of 2021,” in addition to a BMW M Performance variant.
Pieter Nota, member of the Board of Management of BMW AG responsible for Customer, Brands, Sales, discussed the unveiling:
Together with the BMW iX, the i4 is expected to be the German brand names brand-new flagship electric vehicle this year.
More details about the features and interior of the BMW i4 are anticipated to be launched in the coming weeks.
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” With its sporty looks, best in class driving characteristics and absolutely no local emissions, the BMW i4 is a true BMW. It makes the heart of the BMW brand now beat totally electric,”