India launched the 2 Series Gran Coupé at a starting price of Rs 39.30 lakh.
The car is locally produced at the BMW Group Plant Chennai and will be
available in a diesel variant. The petrol variant will be launched later. The
two diesel variants will include the 220d Sport Line and the 220d M Sport.
While the BMW 220d Sport Line is priced at Rs 39,30,000, the 220d M Sport is
priced at Rs 41,40,000 (es showroom).
car is powered by a TwinPower Turbo diesel engine. It is a two-litre
four-cylinder engine which 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
7.5 seconds. The engine is mated to an eight speed steptronic sport automatic
car comes with steering wheel paddle shifters and cruise control with braking
function. Using Launch Control, ambitious drivers can achieve maximum
acceleration with optimised traction from a standstill. Using the Driving
Experience Control switch, the driver is able to choose between different
driving modes to suit the driving conditions - Eco Pro, Comfort and Sport.
first-ever BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé offers many features like Panorama Glass
Sunroof, Parking Assist with Reverse Assist, Illuminated Interior Trim, BMW
Live Cockpit Professional, Gesture Control, Wireless Charging and BMW Virtual
Assistant among others.
car will be available in four colours - Alpine White (non-metallic) and in
following metallic paintworks – Black Sapphire, Melbourne Red and Storm Bay.
Sport Line is exclusively available in Seaside Blue colour also. The M Sport
variant is available in two additional exclusive colours - Misano Blue and
Snapper Rocks. The choice of upholstery combinations includes Sensatec Oyster |
Black and Sensatec Black | Black.
angled full-LED headlights form the prominent BMW four-eyed face and draw
attention to the BMW kidney grille giving a fresh interpretation to the classic
BMW icons. The full-LED tail-lights extend into the centre of the rear end and
provide an all-new take on the familiar BMW ‘L’ shape with a single slim light
element and a distinctive sweep to the side.
its sporty appearance, the interior is designed to accentuate cabin
spaciousness and the driver-focused cockpit with exquisite materials. The newly
designed Sport Seats with electrical memory function offer greater
long-distance comfort. The elegant coupé form with generous cabin space
welcomes the rear passengers with easy entry and ample kneeroom.
vehicle gets a large 430 litres luggage compartment which can be expanded by
folding down the 40/20/40 split rear seat backrest. The rear seat can be folded
down completely to create more space. The illuminated trim, a segment-first,
retains normal appearance in daylight but functions as decorative lighting
elements with a space-shaping effect in the dark. Ambient Lighting with six
dimmable designs creates an atmosphere for every mood.
car has front-wheel-drive architecture in which the engine is positioned
transversely, thereby saving space without compromising on the driving
dynamics. To reduce understeering, an ARB technology (actuator contiguous wheel
slip limitation system) works in combination with DSC (Driving Stability
Control). The BMW Performance Control system increases the stability of the car
by targeted braking of the wheels.
cockpit concept 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 car functions simply by
speaking to their BMW Virtual Assistant. Hands do the talking with BMW Gesture
Control that recognizes six pre-defined hand movements for control of a number
smartphone holder integrated into the centre console allows inductive, Wireless
Charging for mobile phones. Parking Assistant with Rear View Camera makes
parking in tight spots easier. The Reversing Assistant provides unmatched
support in reversing out of a parking spot or through narrow driveways. It
keeps a record of the last 50 metres driven and assists by taking over the
steering. Wireless Apple CarPlay ensures seamless smartphone connection with
the car to access several functions.
technologies include six airbags, Attentiveness Assistance, Anti-lock Braking
System (ABS) with Brake Assist, ARB technology (actuator contiguous wheel slip
limitation system), Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) including Dynamic Traction
Control (DTC) and Electronic Differential Lock Control (EDLC), Cornering Brake
Control (CBC), electric parking brake with auto hold, side-impact protection,
electronic vehicle immobilizer and crash sensors, ISOFIX child seat mounting
and integrated emergency spare wheel under the load floor.
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