BMW has launched the XM SUV in the Indian market.

The Bavarian marque brought the SUV to India Just three months after BMW showcased the XM SUV.

The XM is the first SUV made by BMW M & the first M car to feature an electrified powertrain.

BMW has a 4.4-litre V8 with M TwinPower Turbo engine mated  to an 8-speed automatic transmission.

There is an electric motor which draws power from a 25.7kWh battery pack.

The engine produces 489 bhp & 650 Nm of torque while the motor produces 197bhp & 280  Nm of torque.

The engine system of XM has a combined output of 653bhp &  800 Nm of torque.

This car can accelerate from 0 to 100kmph in 4.3 seconds & to a top speed of 270 kmh with the optional M Driver’s package.

BMW offers a range of safety features including 6 airbags  in this car.

BMW has priced the XM SUV at 2.60 crore (ex-showroom) with deliveries to commence  in May 2023.