BMW has launched the top-of-the-line variant of the 3-Series GT line-up in India. The 330i GT M Sport is priced at Rs. 49.40 lakh, ex-showroom, India. The new variant will be the most expensive of the whole 3-Series line-up in India and costs Rs. 80,000 more than the top-of-the-line petrol variant.
The M Sport package makes the Gran Tourismo sportier than the regular variant of the vehicle. The package comes with high-gloss finish kidney grille that gives it a very catchy look. The vehicle also gets M aerodynamic package and is fitted with 18-inch M star spoke alloy wheels. To announce the M branding, the vehicle also gets M badges on the front fender. The exhaust pipes also get the M badging and chrome-finish. The top-end variant gets a new metallic Estoril Blue paint finish.
On the inside, the vehicle gets a large heads-up display, a new 10.5-inch instrument cluster, an M Sport multifunction steering wheel finished in leather. M badges on the door sill and grey finished headliners.
The 330i GT M Sport features all the equipment from the 330i Luxury Line like the 8.8-inch BMW iDrive display, navigation system with 3D maps with integrated GPS, BMW Apps, Park Distance Control with front and rear parking sensors, a reverse camera and smartphone connectivity through Bluetooth, USB and AUX-in. It gets additional cruise control with an automatic braking function.
Mr Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India said,
“The BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo established a new vehicle concept in the segment and became a trailblazer with its unique and modern character. Combining the best of excellent practicality and long-distance comfort, the new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo is the perfect vehicle for individuals with an active lifestyle”.
BMW 330i GT M Sport gets six airbags, ABS with brake assist, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) with Dynamic Traction Control (DTC), Cornering Brake Control (CBC), side-impact protection, ISOFIX child seat hooks, run-flat tyres with reinforced sidewalls, and electronic vehicle immobiliser.
The car is powered by a 2.0-litre, turbocharged petrol engine that produces a maximum power of 252 Bhp and 350 Nm of peak torque. The engine is mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission that powers the rear wheels.