BMW 3 Series Variants
BMW 3 Series • Price, Variants & Specifications
Bmw 3 SeriesRs. 41 lakhs – 48.5 lakhs
BMW is all set to launch its 7th generation 3 series in India around July 2019. The car will be assembled at the company’s Chennai plant. It is expected in both petrol and diesel engine options and will have an automatic transmission too. The 2 litre turbo petrol engine is expected to deliver 258hp power and 400Nm torque. The 2 litre diesel engine will deliver 190hp power and 400Nm torque. Compared to the predecessors the new 3 series will be bigger, longer and wider with an improved wheelbase. More cabin space will be given for an additional comfort.
The basic silhouette becomes more elegant with an elongated glasshouse, L-shaped LED daytime running lights, bigger kidney grille and rectangular tail lights. The all-new dashboard comes with a fresh look with metal finishes, better materials and with additional ambient lighting in the interior. The digital instrument cluster comes with an angular design. The new 3 series gets an 8.8” infotainment screen with an optional 10.25” version. It can be controlled via BMW’s iDrive system that consists of rotary dial, touchpads, touchscreen, voice commands and gesture control. Rear view camera, LED headlights and three-zone auto climate control will also be given.
It may take on the Mercedes Benz C-Class, A4 and the upcoming Volvo S60 in the Indian market.