April 24, 2020, Kuala Lumpur – BMW Group Malaysia, the official distributor of BMW and MINI vehicles in Malaysia, has introduced the Sports Activity Coupé BMW X6 xDrive40i M Sport at a retail price of RM 729,800, on the road, without insurance.
“When we introduced the first-ever BMW X6 back in 2008, the premium vehicle established the Sports Activity Coupé segment worldwide with more than 443,000 units delivered. It is with great pleasure that we unveil the third generation of the iconic BMW X6 in Malaysia today as we celebrate its pioneering spirit and immaculate design that has turned heads on the road for more than a decade. Today, the all-new BMW X6 xDrive40i M Sport will kick off our Story of Thrilling Sportiness with a new league of sporting excellence, set to boldly challenge the status quo on every terrain.
“Despite this period of pause we are all facing now, we will continue to be committed to our investments and our customers here in Malaysia, and we remain hopeful for the local automotive industry in the coming months,” said its managing director Harald Hoelzl in a statement.
The all-new BMW X^ xDrive40i M Sport is now 26 mm wider, 15 mm longer and 6 mm shorter than its predecessor. Its wheelbase has also increased by 42 mm. It also has a larger kidney grille that comes with the ‘Iconic Glow’ illumination.
At the heart of the BMW X6 xDrive40i M Sport houses the three-litre six-cylinder in-line petrol engine paired with the eight-speed steptronic sport transmission. It produces 340 hp at 5,500 to 6,500 rpm and 450 Nm of torque from 1,500 and 5,200 rpm.
The Bavarian premium carmaker claimed that the SAC can sprint from zero to 100 kph in 5.5 seconds. It has a combined fuel consumption of 9.0 l/100km and combined carbon output of 206 g/km.
There’s a long list of equipment available onboard, which includes slim twin BMW Laserlights with high-beam assistant, LED fog lights, roof rails, full-LED three-dimensional taillights, automatic tailgate, M Sport exhaust system, M Sport brake, Adaptive M Suspension, 21-inch M light alloy wheels, run flat tyres, dynamic damper control, BMW cockpit, Vermasca leather upholstery, sport seats for the front occupants, roller sunblinds, four-zone automatic air-conditioning, two-part panoramic glass sunroof, and a luggage capacity of 580 litres with all seats up.
On top of that, there are also the ambient lighting, BMW Individual headliner arthracite, ‘CraftedClarity’ glass application, Harman Kardon 16-speaker surround sound system, head-up display, BMW Gesture Control, BMW Display key, wireless charging, BMW Connected Package Professional, BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant, 12-3-inch digital instrument cluster, 12.3-inch touchscreen control display, and the back occupants has access to two 10-inch touchscreen display.
Safety features include Driving Assistant Professional which comes with the cross-traffic warning, lane change warning, active cruise control with stop and go function, steering and lane control assistant with narrow-passage support, parking assistant plus, parking assistant, reversing assistant and ISOFIX child seat mounting points.
The all-new BMW X6 xDrive40i M Sport has six colour options – Manhattan, Artic Grey, Riverside Blue, Carbon Black, Mineral White and Flamenco Red, to match the BMW Leather ‘Vernasca’ in Black (for all colours) or Tacora Red (not available for Manhattan and Riverside Blue colours).
Customers who are interested can book the all-new BMW X6 xDrive40i M Sport on www.shop.bmw.com.my at RM5,000. With the Balloon Financing Plan from BMW Group Financial Services Malaysia, the SAC can be owned with a monthly installment plans starting from RM 8,328, based on an estimate of an 80 percent loan on a five-year tenure.
The BMW X6 xDrive40i M Sport is covered with the BMW 5-year unlimited mileage warranty with free scheduled service programme, BMW 2-year or 24 month tyre warranty programme for its run flat tyres, BMW roadside assistance and accident hotline, BMW Group Loyalty+ mobile app – BMW White Card and the BMW Online.