BMW 3-Series M340i xDrive Launched, Priced At Rs. 62.90 Lakhs
All of the units of the variant planned for production until June 2021 have been sold out already, says the carmaker.
BMW India has launched the 3-Series M340i xDrive at a price tag of Rs. 62.90 lakhs (ex-showroom), today. This car becomes the very first performance model from the brand with an M engine to be made in India.
The performance figures are impressive, on paper at least, too. The 2998cc 6-cylinder turbo petrol motor makes a maximum of 387 HP at 5800 RPM and 500 Nm of torque from 1850-5000 RPM.
Mated to an 8-speed gearbox, the engine can send its power to all 4-wheels and thus, can do the 0-100 km/hr sprint in 4.4 seconds using launch control.
What’s more, this sporty 3-Series model comes with 4 driving modes, M Sport suspension, a variable sport steering, an M sport differential and M Sport brakes that sit behind 18-inch alloy wheels wrapped by 225/45-section front and 255/40-section rear tyres.
When it comes to the looks, the 3-Series M340i xDrive gets an ornamental grille, adaptive LED headlights with DRLs, larger air intakes in the front bumper with cerium grey embellishers, cerium grey mirror caps, an M aero pack, BMW Individual high-gloss shadow line elements, an M rear spoiler, LED tail lamps and twin exhausts.
There are 3 exterior colour options – Dravit Grey, Tanzanite Blue, Sunset Orange – available with the car and customers can also opt for a 19-inch wheel option.
Inside, the BMW 3-Series M340i xDrive price gets customers an interior with Alcantara Sensatec upholstery with Blue contrast stitching, pearl chrome trim finisher, an M Sport leather steering wheel with shift paddles, electric sunroof, electric front sport seats, M seat belts, and ambient lighting.
A 12.3-inch digital instrument display and the 10.25-inch touchscreen are joined by a head-up display, while the performance car also has a rear-view camera, gesture control, wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, wireless charging and a 16-speaker Harman Kardon sound system, among other features.
In addition, BMW offers the model with Parking Assistant tech, automatic start-stop function, active kidney grille, electric and heated ORVM, auto-dimming IRVM and plentiful safety features as standard.
BMW also offers 3 curated accessory packages – Enthusiast Pack, Racer’s Pack and Motorsport Pack – for the model that has been sold out till June 2021.