The all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo was launched in India today at the Auto Expo 2014. Locally produced at the BMW Plant Chennai, the all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo will be available at BMW dealerships across the country from March 2014.
Mr. Philipp von Sahr, President, BMW Group India said, “A revolutionary concept, the all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo, combines the sporty yet elegant character of a coupé with high functionality and impressively versatile interior. With countless innovations and thoughtful details, the all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo presents a new stylistic assurance around the use of space, boasts a distinctive presence on the road and offers similarly pronounced driving pleasure.”
An unrivalled symbiosis of form and space in the all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo creates a unique look and makes a powerful impression. It unites the best of both worlds: an embodiment of pure dynamism and a sense of spaciousness.
The all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo will be available in a diesel variant (the BMW 320d Gran Turismo) at an all India ex-showroom price of INR 42,75,000.
The all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo will be available in Alpine White as non-metallic paintwork and in the following four metallic paintworks: Black Sapphire, Glacier Silver, Imperial Blue Brilliant and Sparkling Brown.
The inimitably stylish appearance of the all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo is accentuated by a powerfully formed front end, a stunningly stretched silhouette with coup é-style roofline, frameless side windows and a flowing rear end with large load aperture.
The 2.0 litre BMW TwinPower Turbo four-cylinder diesel engine combines advanced CommonRail direct injection with innovative turbocharger technology to develop an output of 135 kW/184 hp and an impressive torque of 380 Nm. The sprint from 0 to 100 km/hr takes 7.9 seconds and top speed is 226 km/h.
BMW 320d GT LUXURY LINE SPECIFICATIONS: 1995cc diesel | 184hp output | 380Nm torque | 0-100kmph in 7.9 seconds | 8-speed Steptronic Auto transmission | rear wheel drive | Servotronic steering assist | Bi-xenon headlights with four LED DRL light rings | Panorama glass roof | 165mm ground clearance