Thank heavens BMW resisted the urge to seize the brand new XM with eye-searing paint colours. As a substitute, it has the everyday blacks, whites, and grays, nevertheless it does have a brilliant purple (Toronto Crimson Metallic) and a deep blue (Marina Bay Blue metallic) hue at no further price. The eccentric insanity of choices begins with the wheels — the XM’s 23-inch M Gentle alloys in gold (pictured above), which is a singular contact for a big SUV. Fortunately, you may have the identical wheels in a extra subdued metal grey possibility, and the usual 22-inch rollers will not be that unhealthy.
The BMW XM will get a normal Merino cowhide upholstery with a black-on-black theme, however the $1,500 Sakhir Orange leather-based possibility is price each penny, standing out much more with a mixed black accent. For $1,000 extra, nonetheless, the Silverstone grey leather-based with a classic espresso ceiling and door panels is a refreshing aesthetic. Nonetheless, BMW’s classic espresso inside theme seems to be finest with the Deep Lagoon teal leather-based upholstery (pictured above), which prices the identical at $2,500.
BMW desires XM patrons to go crazier with its NightGold Metallic exterior trim, a no-cost styling possibility that matches effectively with the gold wheels. The bundle features a gold-metallic accent band that runs from forward of the A-pillars and wraps across the aspect home windows (pictured above), the outer border of the entrance kidney grilles, and the rear diffuser. One other no-cost possibility is M Sport Brakes with blue or purple calipers, and unique M logos.
With base costs beginning at $160,00, the all-new BMW XM is a giant, daring, highly effective SUV that screams cash and privilege. It exists in a world suffering from Lambos, Aston Martins, Maybachs, Bentleys, and Rolls-Royces, however none feels extra forward-looking because the XM.