The 2021 BMW X6 SUV comes in only 1 body type: SUV. The X6 SUV is available in 3 different trim level options: sDrive40i, xDrive40i and M50i. The sDrive40i is the base trim level option, while the M50i is the highest, most expensive configuration.

Which BMW X6 Trim Level Should I Buy?

The base 2021 sDrive40i BMW X6 comes standard with a turbocharged 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine with eight-speed automatic transmission. Standard safety features include blind-spot monitoring, forward collision mitigation, and lane departure warning. Other standard features on the base X6 include smartphone integration, a panoramic sunroof, heated front seats, and a 12.3-inch infotainment touchscreen. The xDrive40i has the same features but with all-wheel drive.

The highest trim level available for the 2021 BMW X6 is the M50i model. The M50i adds features like front and rear parking sensors, a wireless charging pad, a WiFi hotspot, an upgraded stereo system, and ventilated front seats. The M50i comes with a turbocharged 4.4-liter V8 engine with upgraded brakes and adaptive sport suspension.

Our pick for the best 2021 BMW X6 trim level is the base sDrive40i model. The luxury SUV comes with enough standard features to satisfy most drivers. However, drivers can add on packages that add features like lane keep assist, head up display, and a panoramic LED sunroof.

In this guide, we will breakdown the differences between each BMW X6 SUV configuration and help you determine which trim level to purchase.

What's the Difference Between 2021 BMW X6 Trim Levels?

Below is a table comparing some of the major features for the most popular BMW X6 SUV trim levels.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the best BMW X6 trim?

Our pick for the best 2021 BMW X6 trim level is the base sDrive40i model. The luxury SUV comes with enough standard features to satisfy most drivers. However, drivers can add on packages that add features like lane keep assist, head up display, and a panoramic LED sunroof.

What are the different trim levels for a BMW X6?

The BMW X6 SUV is available in 3 different trim level options: sDrive40i, xDrive40i, and M50i.

What is the most basic BMW X6 model?

The BMW X6 SUV Type starts at $65,050. The sDrive40i is the base trim level option, while the M50i is the highest, most expensive configuration.

What are similar models to the BMW X6 Trim?

Some similar models include the Porsche Cayenne, BMW X4, BMW X5, and Mercedes-Benz GLE.