The BMW Group announced a novelty that it called an “electric offensive” for the Brazilian market. In this sense, check now which will be the BMW electric cars in Brazil in 2022. In total, the manufacturer will have five electric cars for sale in the country by the end of this year.
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BMW electric cars on sale in Brazil in 2022
The company confirmed the arrival of the BMW iX3 model in Brazil in the first half of this year. With that, the car will join the iX, i4, i3 and MINI Cooper SE. Therefore, these will be the five models with 100% electric motorization of the brand for sale in the country.
According to Aksel Krieger, CEO and president of the BMW Brasil Group, the company is committed to always innovating and bringing current global technologies to the Brazilian customer. In addition, he reported that they will continue to seek news for the brands of the BMW Group Brasil.
Details about the iX3
The BMW iX3 model unites the SAV platform of the BMW X3 in combination with the fifth generation of eDrive technology. This allows electrifying the car and providing efficiency, with a maximum range of up to 460 km (WLTP Cycle).
As for power, it is 286 hp (210 kW), with maximum torque that reaches 400 Nm and is delivered through the brand's typical rear-wheel drive and allow acceleration from zero to 100 km/h in just 6.8 seconds. These features made the model have 37,939 units sold around the world last year.
The maximum speed of the vehicle is 180 km/h and the battery has 74 kWh. Regarding charging, in just over 30 minutes it is possible to recharge from 10% to 80% at fast charging stations. On the other hand, at home, the iX3 can be 100% charged in less than 8 hours using the BMW Wallbox (11 kW).
Anyway, among the BMW electric cars for sale in the country, the BMW i3 and the MINI Cooper SE are the only ones already available for purchase. On the other hand, the BWM iX is on pre-sale, while the BMW i4 and BMW iX3 models do not yet have a date set for their launch in the Brazilian market.