New BMW 330i Gran Turismo M Sport Launched In India

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The new BMW 330i Gran Turismo M Sport has been launched in India, with prices starting at INR 49.40 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The 330i Gran Turismo M Sport is locally produced at the company’s plant in Chennai and can be ordered with immediate effect. The model will be available in Alpine White as a non-metallic color and Estoril Blue as a metallic color.

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The M Sport package on the 3 Series Gran Turismo features the kidney grille slats in black high-gloss, M specific package and 18-inch M star spoke alloy wheels along with M badging on the front side panels . Also on offer is a tailpipe finisher in chrome high-gloss and an exclusive vehicle key designed with M strip.

Inside, the M Sport package on the 3 Series Gran Turismo M Sport features sport seats for driver and passenger, multi-function M leather steering wheel, BMW Individual headliner in Anthracite, M door sill finishers and Heads-Up display . The range of upholstery combinations for the model will include Leather Dakota Veneto Beige with Oyster dark highlights, Veneto Beige and Leather Dakota Cognac with Brown highlights.

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Powering the BMW 330i Gran Turismo M Sport is a TwinPower Turbo petrol engine. This two- litre, four cylinder petrol engine produces an output of 252 hp and 350 Nm of torque between 1,450–4,800 rpm. The car accelerates from 0 -100 kmph in 6.1 seconds. The 330i Gran Turismo M Sport is said to return a fuel efficiency of 15.34 kmpl. Transmission duties are handled by an eight-speed Steptronic Sport automatic transmission with paddle shifters.

The BMW 330i Gran Turismo M Sport comes equipped with safety features such as six air bags, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) with brake assist, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) including Dynamic Traction Control (DTC), Cornering Brake Control (CBC), side-impact protection, ISOFIX child seat mounting, runflat tyres with reinforced sidewalls, emergency spare wheel, electronic vehicle immobiliser and crash sensor.

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A few other highlights of the BMW 330i Gran Turismo M Sport include Auto Start-Stop, ECO PRO mode, brake-energy regeneration, intelligent lightweight construction, electronic power steering, 50:50 weight distribution and cruise control with braking function. Using the Driving Experience Control switch, the driver is able to choose between different driving modes (Comfort, ECO PRO, Sport, Sport+) to suit the driving conditions. The BMW ConnectedDrive on the model features BMW iDrive (the on-board Driver Information system) with 22.3 cms display, BMW Navigation system Professional with Touch Functionality 3D maps (integrated Global Positioning System-GPS), BMW Apps, Park Distance Control (PDC), Connectivity through Bluetooth and USB/AUX IN connectivity.

Speaking on the occasion, Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India, said, “The BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo established a new vehicle concept in the segment and became a trailblazer with its unique and modern character. The new BMW 330i Gran Turismo M Sport with a perfect blend of sporting character, impressive performance and appealing design makes every journey an unforgettable experience. Combining the best of excellent practicality and long-distance comfort, the new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo is the perfect vehicle for individuals with an active lifestyle.