Comparison between:
- 2021 Tesla Model X Performance
- 2022 BMW iX xDrive50
- 2022 BMW i4 M50

Brand, model, trim, price

Information about the brand, series, model name and year, trim and price of the electric vehicle.

2021 Tesla Model X Performance2022 BMW iX xDrive502022 BMW i4 M50
2021 Tesla Model X Performance2022 BMW iX xDrive502022 BMW i4 M50
Model aliasModel X PerformanceiX xDrive 50i4 M50
TrimPerformance--
Model year202120222022
MarketNorth America, Europe, China, AustraliaNorth America, Europe, ChinaNorth America, Europe
PriceUSD 99,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 107,990 (DE, Nov 2020)
CNY 872,900 (CN, Nov 2020)
EUR 98,000 (DE, Jun 2021)
GBP 94,905 (UK, Jun 2021)
USD 83,200 (USA, Jun 2021)
USD 65,900 (USA, Jun 2021)
GBP 63,905 (UK, Jun 2021)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

Information about the EV body style, dimensions, clearance, volumes, curb weight, GVWR.

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)Sport utility vehicle (SUV)Coupe
MaterialsExtruded aluminium with boron steelCarbon fibre-reinforced plastic (CFRP)
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsDeep Blue Metallic
Midnight Silver Metallic
Pearl White Multi-Coat
Red Multi-Coat
Solid Black
Individual Storm Bay Metallic (Sport Package)
Mineral White Metallic (Sport Package)
Aventurine Red (Sport Package)
Alpine White
Sapphire Black Metallic
Sophistogrey Metallic with Brilliant Effect
Phytonic Blue
Blue Ridge Mountain
Alpine White
Sunset Orange Metallic
Mineral White Metallic
Black Sapphire Metallic
Skyscraper Gray Metallic
Sanremo Green Metallic
M Portimao Blue Metallic
Dravit Gray Metallic
Tanzanite Blue Metallic
M Brooklyn Gray Metallic
Aventurine Red Meta
Interior colorsBlack
Black and White
Carbon Fiber Décor
Loft Stonegrey
Atelier Mokka
Atelier Black
Suite Amido
Suite Castanea
Black
Tacora Red
Oyster
Number of doors455
Number of seats5 / 6 / 755
Length198.3 in
5037 mm
195.0 in
4953 mm
188.3 in
4783 mm
Width78.7 in
1999 mm
77.4 in
1967 mm
72.9 in
1852 mm
Width with mirrors89.4 in
2271 mm
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Width with folded mirrors81.6 in
2073 mm
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Height66.0 in
1676 mm
66.8 in
1696 mm
57.0 in
1448 mm
Wheelbase116.7 in
2964 mm
118.1 in
3000 mm
112.4 in
2856 mm
Front track67.1 in
1705 mm
66.0 in
1677 mm
62.6 in
1589 mm
Rear track67.3 in
1710 mm
67.2 in
1706 mm
63.2 in
1606 mm
Clearance-8.0 in
203 mm
4.9 in
125 mm
Minimum clearance6.7 in
171 mm
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Maximum clearance9.0 in
228 mm
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Front headroom41.7 in
1059 mm
--
Rear headroom40.9 in
1039 mm
--
Front shoulder room60.7 in
1542 mm
--
Rear shoulder room56.8 in
1443 mm
--
Front hip room55.6 in
1412 mm
--
Rear hip room58.5 in
1486 mm
--
Front legroom41.2 in
1047 mm
--
Rear legroom38.4 in
975 mm
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Trunk volume357.0 l
12.61 ft3
0.36 m3
500.0 l
17.66 ft3
0.50 m3
470.0 l
16.60 ft3
0.47 m3
Maximum trunk volume2299.5 l
81.21 ft3
2.30 m3
1750.0 l
61.80 ft3
1.75 m3
1290.0 l
45.56 ft3
1.29 m3
Secondary trunk volume187.0 l
6.60 ft3
0.19 m3
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Curb weight5740.84 lb
2604 kg
5379.28 lb
2440 kg
5048.59 lb
2290 kg
Payload1137.59 lb
516 kg
1058.22 lb
480 kg
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GVWR6878.42 lb
3120 kg
6437.5 lb
2920 kg
-
Drag coefficient0.25 Cd0.25 Cd0.25 Cd
Additional informationThe cargo and rear trunk volumes apply for 5 seat vehicles
Rear volume 6 seat vehicles: 2002 l
Cargo volume 6 seat vehicles: 2189 l
Rear volume 7 seat vehicle: 2166 l
Cargo volume 7 seat vehicles: 2353 l
Maximum axle load from / rear - 1530 / 1780 kg
Maximum trailer load braked / unbraked - 2500 / 750 kg
Maximum roofload / towbar download - 75 / 100 kg
Angle of approach / departure - 18.8 / 20.8°
Breakover angle - 17.6°
Fording depth at 7 km/h - 379 mm
Weight distribution front / rear - 48.1 / 51.9 %
Maximum axle load from / rear - 1270 / 1550 kg
Maximum trailer load braked / unbraked - 1600 / 750 kg
Maximum roofload / towbar download - 75 / 75 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerTeslaBMWBMW
Electric motor typeAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRearRear
Voltage320 V--
Power375 kW
502.9 hp
509.9 ps
250 kW
335.3 hp
339.9 ps
230 kW
308.4 hp
312.7 ps
Maximum power RPM--8000 - 17000 rpm
Torque720 Nm
73.4 kgm
531.0 ft-lb
400 Nm
40.8 kgm
295.0 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modesLudicrous--
Additional information3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Optional Ludicrous Mode
BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology
Total system power - 240 kW (326 hp)
Total system torque - 630 Nm
System power-to-weight ratio - 9.9 kg/kW
BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology
System torque - 790 Nm (586 lb-ft)

Second electric motor

Information about the model's second motor and its performance.

ManufacturerTeslaBMWBMW
Motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
LocationFrontFrontFront
Voltage320 V--
Power205 kW
274.9 hp
278.7 ps
200 kW
268.2 hp
271.9 ps
190 kW
254.8 hp
258.3 ps
Maximum power RPM--8000 - 17000 rpm
Torque420 Nm
42.8 kgm
309.8 ft-lb
352 Nm
35.9 kgm
259.6 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Additional featuresA permanent magnet synchronous reluctance motor
Liquid-cooled with variable frequency drive
-BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed162.2 mph
261.0 km/h
124.3 mph
200.0 km/h
139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h2.80 s4.60 s3.90 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph2.60 s4.40 s-

Driving range

Information about the official driving range of the model according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Driving rangeNEDC: 372.8 mi / 600.0 km
EPA: 300.0 mi / 482.8 km
EPA: 341.0 mi / 548.8 km
WLTP: 340.5 mi / 548.0 km
WLTP: 391.5 mi / 630.0 kmWLTP: 316.9 mi / 510.0 km

Energy efficiency

Information about the energy efficiency of the model in various measurement units according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 35 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 39 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 83 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 86 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 89 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 95 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 97 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 100 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 23 kWh/100 kmWLTP, CMB: 24 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA+A+A+

Steering

Information about the type of the steering mechanism of the model and related features.

Type of steering mechanismRack and pinionRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle12.4 m
40.68 ft
12.8 m
41.99 ft
12.5 m
41.01 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.05--
Additional information-Optional Integral Active Steering
Steering ratio - 16:1
Variable sport steering with Servotronic
Steering ratio - 14.1:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio9.7348.774-
Axle ratio of the second electric motor.9.32511.115-

Suspension

Information about the system of components that connects the wheels and axles to the chassis.

Front suspensionIndependent
Double wishbone
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Optional Smart Air Suspension with fully-adaptive damping
Independent
Double wishbone
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling and electronically controlled dampers
Double-joint spring strut axle
Hydraulically damped torque strut bearing
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Optional Smart Air Suspension with fully-adaptive damping
Independent
Five-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling and electronically controlled dampers
Five-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional information-Front - four-piston fixed calipers
Front brake disk size - 348 x 36 mm
Rear - single-piston floating calipers
Rear brake disk size - 345 x 24 mm
Front - four-piston fixed calipers
Rear - single-piston floating calipers

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims9Jx22 ET35
9Jx20 ET35
9.5Jx20 ET40
10Jx22 ET35
8.5Jx208.5Jx18
9Jx18

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres265/45R20 108V
265/35R22 102W
275/45R20 110V
285/35R22 106W
235/60R20 108H245/45R18 100Y
255/45R18 103Y

Battery

Specifications and features of the rechargeable battery that powers this vehicle.

ManufacturerPanasonicCATL-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity100 kWh111.5 kWh83.9 kWh
Number of cells8256--
Number of modules16--
Voltage350 V330.3 V398.5 V
Energy density243 Wh/kg--
Weight--1212.54 lb
550 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-30 °C
-22 °F
--
Maximum ambient temperature60 °C
140 °F
--
Additional information-Net battery capacity - 106.3 kWhNet battery capacity - 80.9 kWh
Prismatic cells

Charging type

Information about the different types of charging of this specific electric car.

Charging typeNEMA 5-15, 1.44 kW
NEMA 5-20, 1.92 kW
NEMA 6-15, 2.88 kW
NEMA 6-20, 3.84 kW
NEMA 14-30, 5.76 kW
NEMA 10-30, 5.76 kW
NEMA 14-50, 9.6 kW
Wall Connector, 17.28 kW
Urban Supercharger, 72 kW
Supercharger, 145 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 195 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 210 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

Information about the onboard charger(s)/charging port(s) available on this electric vehicle.

Onboard charger/Charging portOnboard charger, Type 2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Tesla, 11.52 kW
Onboard charger, Tesla, 17.28 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW

Charging time

Information about the estimated charging time for this EV depending on the various type of charging it supports.

Charging timeSupercharger, 0:40-0:50
Urban Supercharger, 1:07-1:24
Wall Connector, 5:47-8:41
NEMA 14-50, 10:25
NEMA 10-30, 17:22
NEMA 14-30, 17:22
NEMA 6-20, 26:03
NEMA 6-15, 34:43
NEMA 5-20, 52:05
NEMA 5-15, 69:27
DC fast charging, 0:35
Wallbox 11 kW, 11:00
DC fast charging, 0:31
Wallbox 11 kW, 8:30

Additional features

A list of standard and optional exterior and interior features of the model.

Additional features12V power outlet (S)
Center console with removable dividers (S)
High-strength steel tow bar (S)
Towing Package with software (S)
Washer nozzle heaters (S)
Wiper blade defrosters (S)
3-point rear center seatbelt (S)
360-degree parking camera (O)
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) (S)
Adjustable front head restraints (S)
Automatic driving on city streets (O)
Automatic emergency braking (S)
Autopark - parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
Blind-spot Warning (S)
Brake assist (S)
Collision avoidance (S)
Dual front side-impact airbags (S)
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (S)
3 x fixed rear head restraints (S)
Forward collision mitigation (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (S)
Forward looking radar (S)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front and rear seatbelt pre-tensioners (S)
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor (S)
Height-adjustable front seatbelts (S)
HEPA air filtration system (S)
High-Speed autosteer (S)
Hill start assist (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Integrated Advanced Stability Control (S)
Interior, manual release mechanism for all doors, front trunk, and rear cargo area (S)
Knee airbags on the front (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (S)
LATCH system (S)
Navigate on Autopilot (O)
Occupant sensing airbags (S)
Overhead curtain airbag for the 1st and 2nd row (S)
Rear side-impact airbags (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (S)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Recognize and respond to traffic lights and stop signs (O)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Traction control (S)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (S)
Up to four ISOFIX child seat attachments (S)
FM radio, Bluetooth, USB audio (S)
Homelink (S)
Maps and navigation (S)
Premium audio system (S)
Premium Connectivity (S)
17 x speakers, custom audio system (O)
Trip Computer (S)
Wireless phone charger (S)
Dual front air conditioning zones (S)
Front air-conditioning with automatic climate controls (S)
Rear air-conditioning and heating (O)
Rear heat vents (S)
12-way power adjustable, heated front seats with memory and driver profile (S)
60/40 folding rear seat row (S)
Heated front and rear seats (S)
Ventilated seats (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Leather steering wheel (S)
Falcon Wing doos (S)
Glass panoramic windshield with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
Keyless entry (S)
Power liftgate (S)
Power windows (S)
Privacy Glass or Deep Tinted Glass (S)
Rain-sensing wipers (S)
Rear window defogger (S)
Self-presenting front door (S)
Power-folding, auto-dimming, heated side mirrors (S)
3-position dynamic LED turning lights (S)
Ambient interior lighting (S)
LED fog lights (S)
Carbon fiber decor (S)
Cloth and leatherette (S)
Travel + Comfort System accessories (S)
Active Cruise Control with Stop&Go function (O)
ARB technology (bear-actuator wheel slip limitation) (S)
Automatic Brake System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Stability Control (ASC) (S)
Belt latch tensioner and force limiter on front seats (S)
Cornering Brake Control (CBC) (S)
Crash sensors (S)
Drive-off Assistant (S)
Driver and front passenger front airbags (S)
Driver and front passenger side airbags (S)
Dry Braking function (S)
Dynamic Brake Control (DBC) (S)
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) (S)
Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) (S)
Fading compensation (S)
Front and rear seats head airbargs (S)
Hill Descent Control (HDC) (S)
Parking Assistant including Active Park Distance Control and reversing camera (S)
Performance control (S)
Steering and Lane Control Assistant (O)
Three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats (S)
Trailer stability control (S)
Tyre pressure indicator (S)
12.3-inch information display (S)
14.9-inch control display (S)
BMW Live Cockpit Plus (S)
BMW Operating System 8 (S)
Automatic air conditioning with 2-zone control including rear vents (S)
Electrically adjustable front seats (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED rear lights (S)
Leather (O)
Microfiber and wool / Sensatec (S)
Adaptive M suspension (S)
ARB technology (bear-actuator wheel slip limitation) (S)
Automatic Brake System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Stability Control (ASC) (S)
Belt latch tensioner and force limiter on front seats (S)
Cornering Brake Control (CBC) (S)
Crash sensors (S)
Drive-off Assistant (S)
Driver and front passenger front airbags (S)
Driver and front passenger side airbags (S)
Dry Braking function (S)
Dynamic Brake Control (DBC) (S)
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) (S)
Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) (S)
Fading compensation (S)
Front and rear seats head airbargs (S)
Hill Descent Control (HDC) (S)
Performance control (S)
Three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats (S)
Trailer stability control (S)
Tyre pressure indicator (S)
Leather (O)
Microfiber / Sensatec (S)
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