BMW ActiveHybrid, the first hybrid offering from BMW in India will be followed in quick succession by i8 electric hybrid supercar and 2014 MINI range. ActiveHybrid 7 comes to India via the Completely Built Unit (CBU) route at a launch price of Rs 1.35 crore and is avail able in showrooms from today at Delhi, NCR, Mumbai and Chennai.
Today is a day of car launches. After Honda launched the new Mobilio today, BMW India gets ready to launch 7 Series ActiveHybrid. Globally unveiled at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show, this exclusive luxury saloon will be the German automakers very first hybrid car in India. Watch the LIVE webcast here.
BMW Group is recalling a total of 1.6 million 3 Series vehicles over airbag safety concerns. BMW Group joins other leading automakers such as Toyota, Honda, Nissan and Mazda over issues related to Takata make airbag inflators.
BMW India has now made available an all new BMW 1 Series M performance edition. Feature enhancements include BMW M Aerodynamics, Performance rear spoiler with fins, performance top stripes, black front grill, and M Performance lettering.
After making its debut at 2014 Detroit Motor Show, the BMW M4 was launched in Malaysia earlier this month. Expected to be launched next month, BMW M4 has already arrived in India from Germany, probably for pre-launch tests.
BMWâ€™s two exclusive models, M3 sedan and M4 coupe have been officially introduced in Malaysia. The four door BMW M3 sedan is priced at RM 738,800 (Rs 1.39 crores) while the two door BMW M4 Coupe has a price tag of RM 748,800 (Rs 1.41 crores). These are on road prices for the M3 while M4 prices include BMW service and repairs.
Leading automakers BMW and Daimler have entered into a joint venture for the development of wireless charging for electric cars and plug in hybrids.
A BMW is well versed with tackling the race track and speeding around hairpin bends but it is for the first time that it had to careen around a large expanse of water, as seen in the new video. Watch the new BMW M4 ad, in which it is showing off its prowess on board an aircraft carrier.