The BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo was launched at the Auto Expo 2018. Sachin Tendulkar, the sportsman unveiled it which is locally-produced at BMW Group Plant Chennai and is available in a petrol variant and can be booked at BMW dealerships.
Vikram Pawah, president, BMW Group India said, “The truly distinctive first-ever BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo demonstrates an exclusive stand-alone concept invented by BMW that makes a striking statement wherever it goes. It combines an exceptionally spacious interior with maximum comfort, without compromising on its trademark driving pleasure. And it presents a design that perfectly balances out dynamics and aesthetics. With so much authority and confident elegance, every kilometre is a source of joy and every sense rewarded. The longest journey is just short enough in the first-ever BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo.”
The first-ever BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo is available in an exclusive sport line design that celebrates the gust of adrenaline with sporty styling. The spotlight is on the car’s dynamic character and the numerous trim elements in high-gloss black, special colours in the interior and sport leather steering.
The first-ever BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo is available in a petrol variant, the BMW 630i Gran Turismo Sport Line, which is locally-produced. The diesel variant for the first-ever BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo will be launched later in 2018.
Meanwhile, BMW Motorrad India has launched the BMW F 750 GS and the BMW F 850 GS in India at the Auto Expo 2018. The BMW F 750 GS and the BMW F 850 GS will be available as Completely Built-up Units (CBU) and can be booked at BMW Motorrad dealerships. Deliveries will begin from May 2018 onwards.
Timo Resch, vice president – marketing and sales, BMW Motorrad, said, “For more than ten years, GS models of the F series have stood for premium riding enjoyment with typical BMW Motorrad features in the mid-class adventure segment. GS represents a perfect synthesis of touring and long-distance capability combined with sporty dynamics and supreme off-road performance. BMW Motorrad has now fully redesigned and reengineered its mid-class GS models in line with its objective of creating an ultimate riding machine that is even more uncomplicated and carefree.”
The BMW F 750 GS is designed for riders who prefer the sensation and conceptual design of a travel enduro in combination with a low seat height, copious power availability, and powerful all-round qualities. The all-new BMW F 850 GS offers more power and torque, featuring even more distinctive touring characteristics coupled with supreme off-road ability.
Vikram Pawah, president, BMW Group India said, “BMW Motorrad has now launched its success formula in a more distinctive form. Premium travel enduros, the all-new BMW F 750 GS and the all-new BMW F 850 GS are all-rounders that excel on every scale, presenting countless opportunities for the riders. We are confident that these two exciting products from BMW Motorrad will appeal to the Indian motorcycle enthusiasts with high expectations who want their machines to fulfill a variety of roles. These motorcycles are perfect companions for practical purposes in city travel, long unwinding journeys as well as the times when the rider inside yearns for more challenges.”
The BMW F 750 GS is available in light white paintwork with black/red seat and austin yellow paintwork with black/grey seat. In addition the exclusive style features the stereo metallic matt color with hand protectors, wheel rims granite grey metallic, handlebar silver, electroplated radiator cover with large GS tape and black/grey seat.
The BMW F 850 GS is available in racing red paintwork with black/grey seat and rallye style that features light white paintwork (with tapes racing red / lupin blue metallic), hand protectors, wheel rims anodised gold electroplated radiator cover with large GS tape seat and black/red seats. It is also available in exclusive style that features pollux metallic matt paintwork with hand protectors, fixed fork tubes anodised gold, electroplated radiator cover with large GS tape and black/grey seats.