The exterior of the new BMW 3
Series Gran Turismo Sport comprises newly designed LED headlights coupled with
LED rear lights. Typical BMW proportions, four doors with frameless windows, a
coupe-style, gently downward-sloping roofline and a large automatically opening
and closing tailgate define the distinctive exterior character of the BMW 3
Series Gran Turismo Sport while the L-shaped lights at the rear underline the
broad shape of the vehicle. The boldly designed kidney grille slats in high-gloss
black produce an especially athletic effect for the front end.
The new BMW 320d Gran Turismo
Sport is available in Alpine White as non-metallic color and Black Sapphire and
Imperial Blue Brilliant Effect as metallic colour. The range of fine upholstery
combinations in BMW 320d Gran Turismo Sport Sport include Sensatec Black/Red
highlight | Black and Sensatec Veneto Beige | Veneto Beige.
The car comes with sports seat,
interior trim in fine-wood trim ash grain and highlight trim finisher in pearl
chrome. There is red contrast stitching on the sport steering wheel. The 205 watt,
9 speaker hi-fi loudspeaker system offers high quality of entertainment for the
passengers. The car has a panoramic glass sunroof. The space argument is
particularly persuasive in the rear compartment, where three full-size seats
and legroom more familiar from a luxury sedan – courtesy of a wheelbase of
2,920mm. Practical standard features – such as the 40:20:40 split/folding rear
seat bench with folding head restraints and tilt-adjustable backrests (cargo
function), and the two-piece parcel shelf – underscore the functionality of the
BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo Sport.
The two-litre four cylinder
diesel engine of the BMW 320d Gran Turismo produces an output of 190 hp and
produces a maximum torque of 400 Nm at 1,750-2,500 rpm. The car accelerates
from 0 -100 km / hr in just 7.7 seconds. The engine is mated to an eight-speed
Steptronic Sport automatic transmission and is available with with steering
wheel paddle shifters. Furthermore, the BMW 320d Edition Sport comes with a
Launch Control function as standard.
The new BMW 3 Series Gran
Turismo comes with 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, Runflat tyres
with reinforced sidewalls, emergency spare wheel, electronic vehicle
immobiliser and crash sensor.