BMW i4 M50

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2021 -

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Currently Produced

BMW i4 M50

Technical Specifications of BMW i4 M50

General Info

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2021 -
Country of Manufacture
Country where final assembly of the car took place.
Germany
Current Status
Announced (planned), Pre-order (reservations open), Produced (on sale), Discontinued (no longer made)
Produced
Body Style
Refers to the car's shape & design (sedan, SUV, hatchback)
Sedan BMW i4 M50

Range and Efficiency

Range EPA
Estimated range on a full battery according to official EPA ratings (USA)
450 mi
Range WLTP
Range according to WLTP ratings.
TEL: car in its lightest configuration.
TEH: car in its heaviest configuration.
TEL
TEH
322 mi 257 mi
Efficiency
Energy consumption per distance driven. Lower figures indicate better efficiency.
kWh/100 mi
Wh/mi
25.3 kWh 253 Wh

Battery and Charging

Battery Capacity
Nominal: total amount of energy the car’s battery can hold. Usable: actual amount of energy you can access.
Nominal
Usable
83.9 kWh 80.7 kWh
Max Charging Power
Max electric power the car can accept for charging, determined by its on-board charger (AC) and battery (DC)
AC
DC
11 kW 207 kW
Charge Port
The car's charge port type. It affects charging speed and station compatibility.

Performance

Drive Type
PMSM: Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor. IM: AC Induction Motor
AWD: PMSM
Motor
Total power and torque of the car's electric motor(s)
Power
Torque
400 kW (536 hp) 586 lb-ft
0-60 mph
Acceleration time from 0 to 60 mph (USA) or 0 to 100 km/h (Europe)
3.7 s
Top Speed
The fastest the car can go (maximum speed)
140 mph
0.00 s
00 mph

Dimensions

Length
Car's body length (front to back bumper)
188.3 in
Width
Car's body width including or excluding side mirrors
with Mirrors
w/o Mirrors
81.6 in 72.9 in
Height
Car's body height (from ground to highest point)
57 in
Wheelbase
Distance between centers of front and rear wheels (affects ride and handling)
112.4 in

Cargo and Towing

Number of Seats
Total passenger capacity of the car (including driver)
5
Curb Weight
Car's weight without passengers or cargo
No Data
Cargo Volume
Trunk: cargo capacity (rear seats up).
Max: cargo capacity (rear seats folded).
Frunk: cargo capacity in the front hood.
Trunk
Max
Frunk
16.6 ft3 45.6 ft3 No Data
Towing Capacity
Maximum weight the car can tow safely with a trailer that has its own brakes
No Data
Last Updated:
March 10, 2024
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How Far Can You Go in BMW i4 M50

The map shows how far you can go with a fully-charged battery:
  • Light green area: Round-trip
  • Dark green area: One-way
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Charging BMW i4 M50

Slow (AC)
Fast (DC)

Home and Office (AC) Charging

Fast (DC) Charging

Last Updated:
March 10, 2024
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About BMW i4 M50

The BMW i4 M50 is an all-electric all-wheel drive sedan. It came out in 2021.

The BMW i4 M50 has a 83.9 kWh battery pack, allowing it to travel up to 319 mi on a single charge. The car has an average efficiency of 25.3 kWh per 100 miles (or 253 Wh/mile) — ranked №77 out of 662 electric vehicles.

Frequently Asked Questions

How powerful is it? How fast does it accelerate?

The BMW i4 M50 achieves a 0 to 60 mph acceleration in 3.7 seconds (placing it at №80 among 662 electric vehicles) and attains a maximum speed of 140 mph.

Its powertrain provides a power output of up to 400 kW (536 hp) and a torque of 586 lb-ft.

How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range?

BMW i4 M50 achieves a How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range? of 287–351 miles, placing it at №77 among 662 electric vehicles. However, this range is subject to several influences:

  • Speed: Traveling at higher speeds reduces battery life.
  • Temperature: Extreme cold or hot weather can affect range.
  • Terrain: Hilly or mountainous landscapes decrease range.
  • Driving habits: Aggressive driving with frequent acceleration and braking consumes more energy.
  • Feature usage: Climate control and media systems also influence range.

It's important to acknowledge that these are estimations, and your actual driving range may differ. Consider these factors when planning your trip and be ready for potential charging stops.

Utilize the interactive EV Navigation map for trip planning assistance.

What charging options are available? How long does it take to charge it?

For faster charging, use DC fast-charging stations. The BMW i4 M50 supports a maximum DC charging rate of 207 kW, but it's important to note that battery temperature and current charge level can affect the actual charging speed you'll experience.

To estimate charging time, rate, and cost, you can use Green Cars Compare Charging Calculator.

How big is it? What are the dimensions (length, width, height)?

The size and weight specifications for BMW i4 M50 are as follows:

  • Length: 188.3 in
  • Width: 81.6 in (including side mirrors) or 72.9 in (excluding side mirrors)
  • Height: 57 in
  • Wheelbase: 112.4 in (distance between the center of the front and rear wheels)
  • Curb weight: N/A lbs (weight of the empty car, no people or cargo)
How much cargo space does it offer? Does it have a front trunk?

Here's a breakdown of the BMW i4 M50 cargo space:

  • Trunk capacity: With the rear seats up, you get 16.6 cubic feet of cargo space in the back (ranked №316 out of 662 electric vehicles).
  • Max cargo capacity: Fold down the rear seats, and you open up 45.6 cubic feet of total cargo space (ranked №342 out of 662 electric vehicles).
  • Frunk capacity: The car doesn’t have a “frunk” (front trunk).
Is it suitable for towing? What is the maximum towing capacity?

The car isn’t officially rated for towing.

Ratings

4.3

Design

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4.0

Performance

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4.1

Desirability

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Safety Ratings

NCAP safety rating
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0-60 mph
Torque
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