With the age of technology still developing, electric cars are becoming more and more popular. Gradually, petrol cars are starting to become obsolete. Companies like Tesla, Nissan, and many more are taking the world of driving to the next level.

BMW and their customers long wished to have a single M automobile again, following the M1 back in 1972. It is the first-ever electrified and high-performance purposed M. Also, it is fresh and distinct, from its style through to its technology and category class.

The BMW Concept MX hints at how electrification will support the brand’s legendary driving enjoyment soon, as M style performance is delivered in relative silence. Its exterior and interior design are expressive and lavish, which reveals and reflects the extravagant character of the marque.

It's a coupe-style SUV with a slanted roofline that improves on looks at the expense of second-row headroom and storage capacity. Its heft is emphasized further by its 7-spoke, 23-inch wheels, and tires.

The BMW XM will arrive packing a monstrous plug-in hybrid drivetrain. This concept automobile couples a V8 to a ‘high-performance’ electric motor to create 740 bhp and a remarkable 737 lb-ft of torque.

Here’s what we love about the BMW Concept XM

RELATED: Catch A Movie With BMW In Their All-Electric BMW i7

The BMW Concept XM Has An Exterior That Exudes Presence

Silver BMW Concept XM
Via: BMW Group

The exterior of the BMW Concept XM creates a visually appealing profile that exudes presence. A distinct design language is developed through sculpted surfaces and vivid lines.

BMW has tweaked its traditional double-kidney grille, which now tapers towards the XM's outer edges while housed in a double frame. The display car's threatening appearance is aided by an aggressive lower bumper, crisply pointed air intakes, and a tall, sculpted hood that almost wholly conceals the split headlight modules.

It's more than likely to be bigger than the X5 (194 inches) and as long as or longer than the full-size BMW X7 (203 inches). The XM could be the next step in developing the BMW X8 / X8 M concept SUV coupe, which has been speculated for over a year.

A black belt loops across the waistline, as seen on the 1972 M1. Taillight signatures wrap along the sides of the car, spanning nearly the whole length of the vehicle. Customized insignia are laser-etched into the rear window below the two cant rails, as are the typical M features. People can already see its high-performance attributes by looking at the design alone.

The BMW Concept XM’s Uncompromising And Electrifying Performance

Silver BMW Concept XM
Via: BMW Group

From high-performance to luxury, the M series has always been at the frontline. Precision, dynamics, and power are all M characteristics provided by electrification.

Currently, there are a lot of electrified vehicles, but not in the high-performance class. It is what BMW is now working on, illustrated through the Concept XM.

The XM has an electric motor, a newly developed V8 power unit, and unrivaled dynamics on long excursions. It is coupled with practically silent and emission-free urban travel when driving in electric mode.

The solid exterior style of the Concept XM matches the car’s excellent performance attributes; dynamism, agility, and accuracy, in addition to an all-electric distance of up to 50 miles.

The newly designed M Hybrid drive system in the BMW Concept XM brings together a V8 engine with a high-performance electric motor to create a maximum output of up to 550 kW (750 hp) and max torque of 1,000 Nm (737 lb-ft). The first electrified car from BMW M GmbH in the high-performance class is therefore leading the way for the brand's future.

The BMW Concept XM is a complete reimagining of the high-performance vehicle category. It demonstrates BMW M GmbH's capacity to defy established traditions and push boundaries to provide fans of the brand with the most incredible driving experience.

RELATED: The Best Features Of The BMW M1

The BMW Concept XM Has A Futuristic Yet Comfortable Interior

BMW Concept XM front Interior
Via: BMW Group

BMW is by far the most prominent luxury automotive brand online. The brand’s push to luxury electric vehicles has definitely helped attract attention, notably with the unveiling of BMW’s New Class EV-focused platform, which arrives in 2025, and the upcoming standalone M BMW, the BMW Concept XM.

The interior design is distinctively divided into two cabins, each expressively luxurious in its own manner.

The front features a driver-oriented cockpit outfitted with high-quality leather, copper, and carbon fiber. The architecture is shaped by powerful geometry, from the surfaces to the instrument panel, center console, door trim, and more. Minor features, such as the tricolor trim, clearly hint at the design's exclusivity for M.

The back shows the M lounge, a personal and personality-reflecting environment for passengers. A lit dome of undulating prisms covers the deep, plush, and velvet-upholstered bench. The rear roof makes the passenger feel like they are backstage at a rock concert.

Cutting-edge technology to top off the XM’s already magnificent interior, including BMW M ID 8 user, BMW Curved Display, and the new BMW iDrive.

All these features make up a future that most people have dreamed of, both in the world of driving and technology.

10 Of The Best BMW Car Models On The Market
Read Next
About The Author