German carmaker BMW has launched the new 320d Edition Sport in India at Rs. 38.6 Lakhs. This variant will be locally produced at the company’s Chennai plant and is available for order throughout the country.
Mr.Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India said, “With the launch of the new BMW 320d Edition Sport, we go a step further in presenting a well-balanced portfolio of the BMW 3 Series. The latest generation BMW TwinPower Turbo diesel engine of the BMW 320d Edition Sport gives a thrilling power delivery and excellent responsiveness which guarantees sheer driving pleasure on the road. Agility and driving dynamics remain the outstanding disciplines of the new BMW 3 Series. The new BMW 320d Edition Sport will build an emotionally rich connection between a sporting driving experience and unbeatable everyday practicality.”
Under the hood of the Edition Sport is the same tried and tested 2.0-litre diesel engine which is good enough for 190hp of power and 400NM of torque. It can do the 0-100kmph sprint in just 7.2 seconds and will go all the way upto 250kmph. The carmaker also claims that it has an ARAI approved fuel efficiency of 22.69kmpl. Transmission duties are handled by an 8-speed steptronic unit which also gets a launch control! It gets BMW’s connected drive with a 16.5 cms iDrive display and is basically loaded to the gills with features.
However, it has been priced at Rs. 38.6 Lakhs which makes it just about Rs. 10 Lakhs shy of its elder sibling- the new 5 series which plays host to more features and space on the inside! Stay tuned to Exhibit Auto for more such news and updates from the auto industry!