Price $84,300 – $94,600
Fuel consumption 12.1 – 16.6 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 80%(view ratings)
Redesigned in 2019, the X4 adds two variants to its lineup, the X4 M and X4 M Competition that boast 486 and 503 horsepower, respectively. These hot-rod SUVs provide the performance and handling of a true sports car. Otherwise, this SUV shares many mechanical components with the X3, but dressed in a coupe-like body. Inside, we get the brand’s modern iDrive infotainment system and a choice of trim options and equipment.

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First Drives2020 BMW X3 M and X4 M Competition: 503 Hp FTW!
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First Drives2019 BMW X4: We Like it Even (M)ore
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Test Drives2017 BMW X4 M40i: A Sports Car that Happens to be an SUV
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First Drives2016 BMW X4 M40i: May Contain Traces of M2
The X4 M40i is proof that BMW has hopped on the current trend of developing – at little cost – new and more dynamic versions of already established models, all with the goal of increasing profit margins. With a base price of $57,900 (that’s $3,700 more than the X4 xDrive35i), …
Spotlight on2016 BMW M2: We’re Testing it this Week
The Car Guide is en route to Monterey and the awesome Laguna Seca raceway to try out the new 2016 BMW M2. And we’ve got to admit that we’re more than just a little bit excited about it. As the spiritual descendent of the 1M coupe, the M2 boasts a …
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New Models2020 BMW X3 M and X4 M: 503 Horsepower!
We were waiting for these two models for quite a while now, and they’ve finally been unveiled. The 2020 BMW X3 M and X4 M will join the brand’s growing range of SUVs this summer, set to rival the Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 S 4MATIC+ and the Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio …
News2019 BMW X4: This is It!
Whether you like it or not, we now live in SUV kingdom. Due to the immense popularity of these vehicles, carmakers are no longer content of selling one model in their lineup—some of them now sell two, three, and in some cases, even four variants! Take BMW for instance. It …
News2016 BMW X4 M40i: More Power, Better Handling
Introduced last year, the BMW X4 crossover now gains a new range-topping version that’s a member of the company’s M Performance line of cars and trucks. Dubbed the M40i, it’s the first model to benefit from a newly engineered turbocharged 3.0-litre six-cylinder engine, teamed up with an eight-speed automatic transmission.
NewsBMW launching M Performance version of X4 crossover
With the popularity of crossovers exploding in recent years, it was only a matter of time before BMW unveiled a hotted up version of its X4. Set to hit Canadian dealers in February 2016, the X4 M40i gets decked out with BMW M Performance bits including an all-new 3.0-litre inline …
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The final details (and the definitive form) of the BMW X4 have been presented in Geneva. The new vehicle takes the successful recipe of the X6 (take a regular SUV and chop off the back to create a sedan-coupe on steroids), and adapts it to a smaller package. For this …


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2015 BMW X4
After the success of the X6, BMW decided to adapt its recipe to the smaller X3. By modifying the back of the vehicle to give it a sportier look, they created the X4 .