2022 BMW iX vs. 2021 Tesla Model Y

2022 BMW iX vs. 2021 Tesla Model Y
2022 BMW iX

vs.

2021 Tesla Model Y
516 hp

Maximum Horsepower

384 hp
4.6 seconds*

0-60 MPH

4.8 seconds
106.3 kWh

Battery Size

75 kWh
Standard

All-Wheel Drive

Standard
Up to 5

Seating Capacity

Up to 5
72 cubic feet

Maximum Cargo Space

68 cubic feet

The exciting new 2022 BMW iX is the brand’s first-ever fully electric crossover SUV, offering dynamic performance along with a luxury interior loaded with tech features that will enhance any drive in and around Pekin. In this BMW iX vs. Tesla Model Y comparison from BMW of Peoria, we’ll take a look at how these two electric crossovers match up in terms of performance, cabin space, and features so you can decide which will best suit your lifestyle and driving needs. Eager to get behind the wheel of this all-new electric BMW Sports Activity Vehicle® as soon as it is released? Pre-order your BMW iX from us today!

BMW iX vs. Tesla Model Y: Performance

Both the BMW iX and Tesla Model Y are fully electric high-performance crossovers designed to provide quick acceleration and confident handling on Dunlap-area roads. But when you review the performance specs below, you’ll find that the BMW iX is the more powerful choice:

BMW iX

  • Maximum Horsepower: 516 hp
  • 0 – 60 MPH: 4.6 seconds*
  • All-Wheel Drive: Standard

Tesla Model Y

  • Maximum Horsepower: 384 hp
  • 0 – 60 MPH: 4.8 seconds
  • All-Wheel Drive: Standard

BMW iX vs. Tesla Model Y: Interior & Features

The BMW iX has an overall length of 195 inches and wheelbase of 118.1 inches, while the Tesla Model Y is 187 inches long with a 113.8 inch wheelbase. This difference in size allows the BMW to offer a more roomy and comfortable interior with plenty of cargo space.

BMW iX

  • Seating: 2-rows
  • Passenger Capacity: Up to 5
  • Maximum Cargo Volume: 72 cubic feet

Tesla Model Y

  • Seating: 2-rows
  • Passenger Capacity: Up to 5
  • Maximum Cargo Volume: 68 cubic feet

Some of the feature highlights of the BMW iX include:

  • 12.3-inch digital gauge cluster
  • 14.9-inch infotainment screen
  • Voice-activated digital assistant
  • 18-speaker Hardon Kardon stereo system
  • Available 30-speaker Bowers & Wilkins stereo
  • Standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Surround-view monitor
  • Four-zone climate control

BMW iX vs. Tesla Model Y: Ease of Ownership

With a high-tech electric vehicle such as the BMW iX or Tesla Model Y, it is essential that you have easy access to state-of-the-art maintenance and repair services. This will be a problem if you drive a Tesla Model Y, as there is only one Tesla service center in the entire Midwest. With a BMW iX, on the other hand, you’ll have no problem finding professional EV service at local BMW dealerships like BMW of Peoria.

Worried about the availability of charging stations? There is an extensive EV charging infrastructure already in place throughout the Midwest. In addition, the BMW iX infotainment system can help you find the nearest charging station, whether you’re cruising the streets of Galesburg or heading out on an extended road trip.

Learn More About the BMW iX Today at BMW of Peoria!

Please feel free to contact us if you’d like to learn more about the BMW i4 price, features, and specs. You’ll find the BMW iX soon in the new vehicle inventory here at BMW of Peoria, so make sure to check out our BMW iX lease offers. But act quickly as these are available for a limited time only.

*BMW AG preliminary test results. Actual acceleration results may vary, depending on specification of vehicle; road and environmental conditions; testing procedures and driving style. These results should be used for comparison only and verification should not be attempted on public roads. BMW urges you to obey all posted speed laws and always wear safety belts.

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