BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine: Price, design, engine, features - Here is what car buyers need to know
Locally produced at BMW Group Plant in Chennai, exclusively for the Indian market, the BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine combines the legendary sportiness and pure driving dynamics of the BMW 3 Series. The car is available in both petrol and diesel variants at all BMW India dealerships. Car lovers who want to buy the BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine can know the details of the vehicle here.
The BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine is available in one diesel variant (BMW 320Ld Luxury Line) and two petrol variants (BMW 330Li Luxury Line and BMW 330Li M Sport ‘First Edition’). The ex-showroom prices are: BMW 330Li Luxury Line: Rs 51,50,000; BMW 320Ld Luxury Line- Rs 52,50,000; BMW 330Li M Sport ‘First Edition’: Rs 53,90,000.
With BMW TwinPower Turbo technology, the petrol and diesel engines meld maximum power and offer spontaneous responsiveness even at low engine speeds. The two-litre four-cylinder petrol engine of the BMW 330Li produces an output of 258 hp and maximum torque of 400 Nm at 1,550 – 4,400 rpm. The car accelerates from 0 -100 km / hr in just 6.2 seconds. The two-litre four-cylinder diesel engine of the BMW 320Ld produces an output of 190 hp and a maximum torque of 400 Nm at 1,750 – 2,500 rpm. The car accelerates from 0 -100 km / hr in just 7.6 seconds.
The BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine has a large BMW kidney grille with single surround for the two elements and LED headlights with extended features in the front. BMW’s hallmark sporting prowess is embodied by short overhangs, a long bonnet and a set-back passenger compartment. A sporty look is created by the slim three-dimensional L- shaped LED taillights along with two large freeform tailpipes.
The interior is designed to accentuate grand cabin spaciousness. The rear doors are 110 millimetres longer than those of the BMW 3 Series sedan, allowing for an extra 43 millimetres of legroom in the rear compartment. It has newly designed headrest and central armrest between the rear seats. It also has large 480 litres luggage compartment. The driver and front passenger settle into electrically adjustable Comfort Seats with Sensatec door trim. The driver-focused cockpit includes a sports leather steering wheel in Luxury Line and M leather steering wheel in M Sport ‘First Edition’ with multifunction buttons along with the instrument cluster / control display grouping.
The car comes with a host of BMW Connected Drive technologies. BMW Live Cockpit Professional includes 3D Navigation, a 12.3-inch digital instrument display behind the steering wheel and a 10.25 inch Control Display. The occupants can operate a number of functions simply by speaking to their BMW Virtual Assistant. 8-speed Steptronic Sport Automatic Transmission, Auto Start-Stop, Brake-Energy Regeneration, Electronic Power Steering, 50:50 Weight Distribution and ECO PRO mode in Driving Experience Control are some of the other features.
The car comes with six airbags, Attentiveness Assistance, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) including Cornering Brake Control (CBC), electric parking brake with auto hold, side-impact protection, electronic vehicle immobilizer and crash sensor, ISOFIX child seat mounting and integrated emergency spare wheel under the load floor.