2023 BMW C400X Guide

2023 BMW C400X

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Introducing the 2023 BMW C400X…


Be spontaneous. Rediscover urban environments. On the go and still connected. The BMW C 400 X with new Ride by Wire. More than a means of transport. Cruise through urban traffic with superiority while listening to your personal soundtrack thanks to optional BMW Motorrad Connectivity. Your city, your playground. And you are #PluggedToLife.

Agile, superior and efficient: Turn the city into your playground with the BMW C 400 X. You are on the go and remain connected without having to get off.



2023 BMW C400X Totalmotorcycle.com Key Features

Standard equipment:

  • BMW Motorrad ABS
  • Stainless steel exhaust system
  • LED headlight
  • LED rear light and turn indicators
  • Flexcase
  • Centre stand
  • USB charging socket
  • Automatic Stability Control



2023 BMW C400X Totalmotorcycle.com Features and Benefits

Which one matches your character?

Its design is also very sporty – and you can decide just how sporty. Striking or subtle? Choose your individual look.

Agile and with a strong character
This design makes it clear that the C 400 X is agile. Tight alleys, dense traffic? The suggested V-shape of the trim panel components conveys dynamism and agility in every line, making the scooter seem lightweight and agile. Its robust GS heritage is omnipresent: tall proportions, suggestive front-wheel cover, large, asymmetric headlights with full-LED technology and additionally available, horizontal, Y-shaped LED daytime riding light.

  • Optimised ASC
  • Sporty windshield
  • Single-cylinder combustion engine
  • LED headlights with daytime riding light
  • USB charging socket in the storage compartment
  • BMW Motorrad Connectivity with multi-controller
  • Ride by Wire
  • Flexcase with improved lighting

Relaxed trips
Stressful commuting in big city traffic? Not you. The C 400 X will show you your urban environment from a new perspective. Stable ride without vibrations – on straights and in corners. Wet road surface? Optimised ASC guarantees enough traction and superior power transmission. Meeting friends after work? The Flexcase can be expanded when parked to give you plenty of storage space. You can easily store helmet and gloves. Aiming to spontaneously set off again? Just climb on. With optional Keyless Ride the key can stay in your pocket.

Networked mobility
Your smartphone, your C 400 X and yourself. Additionally available BMW Motorrad Connectivity makes you all work together as a unit. The matching music for trips through urban environments? Asking friends where they are when you’re on the go? The fastest route to where you are meeting? Select and accelerate. Use the multi-controller to intuitively access all functions. You are on the go, yet #PluggedToLife.

3 years warranty
Ride on & on & on. We`re giving you an extra year.

  • 25kW (34 PS) at 7,500 rpm
  • 206kg unladen weight, road-ready and fully fuelled
  • 775mm seat height
  • 3.5 litre fuel consumption per 100 km based on WMTC
  • Water-cooled single-cylinder combustion engine

Made for urban environments
Spontaneous manoeuvres. Agile at junctions. Dynamic gliding. The single-cylinder combustion engine of the C 400 X has been geared towards urban environments. It reacts with superiority at any time thanks to the new electromotive throttle controller – Ride by Wire. It smoothly responds to riders turning the throttle lever, even at low speeds. The traffic lights change to green and off you go. Straight-forward riding pleasure and low consumption – the engine meets the new Euro 5 standards.

  • Comfort turn indicator can be switched off in the menu of the instrument cluster.
  • New Style Passion Granit grey metallic with new color tapes and gold front brake calipers.
  • New Style Sport Alpin White with blue wheels. Blackstorm metallic/Racing blue metallic matt no longer available.




2023 BMW C400X – Totalmotorcycle.com USA Specifications/Technical Details
Canada MSRP Price: $NA CDN
Europe/UK MSRP Price: from £6,560 GBP (total selling price)





2023 BMW C400X – Totalmotorcycle.com Canada Specifications/Technical Details





2023 BMW C400X – Totalmotorcycle.com European Specifications/Technical Details



Water-cooled, single-cylinder, four-stroke engine featuring four valves per cylinder, overhead camshaft with rocker and wet-sump lubrication

Bore x stroke

80 mm x 69.6 mm


350 cc

Rated output

25 kW (34 PS) at 7,500 rpm

Max. torque

35 Nm at 5,750 rpm

Compression ratio

11.5 : 1

Mixture control

Electronic intake pipe fuel injection/digital engine management: BMS-ME with e-throttle grip

Emission control

Closed-loop three-way catalytic converter, compliant with EU-5 emission standard

Performance / fuel consumption

Maximum speed

139 km/h

Fuel consumption per 100 km based on WMTC

3.5 l

CO2 emissions according to WMTC

81 g/km

Fuel type

Unleaded petrol (RON 95/90 AKI, max. 15% ethanol, E15); country-specific activation of OE 639 (RON 91, max. 15% ethanol, E15)

Electrical system


Permanent magnet generator with 316 W


12 V / 9 Ah, maintenance-free

Power transmission


Centrifugal dry clutch


Stepless CVT gearbox


Two step spur gearing

Chassis / brakes


Steel tube construction with aluminum die cast unit

Front wheel location/suspension

Telescopic fork with 35 mm diameter

Rear wheel location/suspension

Double aluminum swingarm, double spring struts, adjustable preload

Suspension travel, front/rear

110 mm / 112 mm


1,565 mm


81 mm

Steering head angel



Aluminium cast wheels

Rim, front

3.50 x 15“

Rim, rear

4.25 x 14“

Tyre, front

120/70 R15

Tyre, rear

150/70 R14

Brake, front

Double disc brake, rigid, diameter 265 mm, 4-piston calipers

Brake, rear

Single disc brake, diameter 265 mm, 1-piston floating caliper


BMW Motorrad ABS

Dimensions / weights

Seat height

775 mm

Inner leg curve

1,762 mm

Usable tank volume

12.8 l


3 l

Length (over mark carrier)

2,210 mm

Height (over windshield, at unladen weight)

1,305 mm

Width (incl. mirrors)

835 mm

Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled

206 kg (dry weight: 195 kg)


Permitted total weight

405 kg

Payload (with standard equipment)

199 kg

1) According to Guideline (EU) 168/2013 with all operating fluids, with standard equipment and refuelled with min. 90% of the usable fuel tank capacity.




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