New BMW M3 & M4 (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)

‘Bimmer Twins’ BMW M3 & M4 Enter India


BMW ‘Brings It On’ the Luxurious Twins M3 Sedan & M4 Coupe, Prices them at Rs 1.20 Cr., Rs 1.22 Cr. respectively

New BMW M3 (top) & M4 (bottom) (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)
New BMW M3 (top) & M4 (bottom) (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)

There seems to be a launching frenzy for the luxury cars in India. Another German luxury car-maker BMW has decided to ‘Bring it On’ two of its luxurious twin cars, the new BMW M3 & M4 – a 4-door Sedan & a 2-door Coupe respectively; to stir-up India’s super-luxury car market. The BMW M-series stands for ‘MotorSport’ in BMW’s nomenclature. Both these twin sport beauties have been deployed by BMW to lure the Elite and the Rich class, who is looking for an extreme performance & some extra fun; such as speeds and thrills.

New BMW M3 & M4 (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)
New BMW M3 & M4 (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)

New BMW M3 & M4 Price:

BMW has launched the M3 sedan and M4 Coupe, the Sport versions of its popular 3-series in India with a starting price of Rs. 1.20 Crore (ESR) for the M3 sedan and Rs. 1.22 Crore (ESR) for the M4 Coupe. These ex-showroom (ESR) prices are effective across all the dealerships pan-India. Except for their body types - of which M3 is a 4-door Sedan & M4 a 2-door Coupe; both the New BMW M3 & M4 are technically identical under the hood.



New BMW M3 & M4 (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)
New BMW M3 & M4 (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)

New BMW M3 & M4 Engine & Economy:

Both the new BMW M3 & M4 get a more powerful and performance oriented 3.0 Litre in-line 6-cylinders twin-turbocharged petrol engine. This engine churns out a whopping 437PS of power at 5,500-7,300rpm, as well as a peak torque of 550Nm from 1,850rpm to 5,500rpm. The New BMW M3 & M4 are driven by rear wheels; which get the engine power thru’ a 7-gear M dual-clutch automatic transmission with ‘Drivelogic’. According to the company, the new BMW M3 & M4 can accelerate from 0-100km/h in just 3.9 seconds. Both the New BMW M3 & M4 come with an ECU limited top speed of 250km/h. The mileage of New BMW M3 & M4 is 10.75 Km/L for the basic model with standard transmission; as claimed by BMW.

New BMW M3 & M4 Roof (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)
New BMW M3 & M4 Roof (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)

New BMW M3 & M4 Exteriors:

The external appearance of the New BMW M3 & M4 Coupe looks very aggressive and powerful. Both the cars are equipped with the smart adaptive headlamps with LED DRL rings as standard. The M3 sedan / M4 Coupe’s styling quotient includes sporty black-carbon roof, 3 air intakes on the front bumper, the trademark Kidney-grille with M logo, an aerodynamically optimised side mirrors, power-dome on the bonnet, integrated boot lid spoiler and four bevelled tailpipes etc. As for the interiors, both the M3 & M4 get an optional 9-colour upholstery combination with options of 4 trim finishes.



New BMW M3 & M4 Seats (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)
New BMW M3 & M4 Seats (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)

New BMW M3 & M4 features:

  1. Airbags
  2. ABS
  3. DSC
  4. Satellite Navigation
  5. Head-up display
  6. 22.35 cm Infotainment Screen
  7. Automatic Start-Stop System
  8. BMW M Lap-timer
  9. Comfort Access system
  10. Brake Energy Regeneration System
  11. Servotronic - Electronic Power Steering
  12. Adaptive M suspension with electronically controlled shock absorbers
  13. Launch Control
  14. Active M Differential
  15. 16-speaker Harman Kardon surround sound system (Optional)
New BMW M3 & M4 Tailpipes (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)
New BMW M3 & M4 Tailpipes (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)

New BMW M3 & M4 Colours:

New BMW M3 & M4 is available in eight exciting colours – Alpine White, Silverstone, Mineral Grey, Austin Yellow, Mineral White, Yas Marina Blue, Black Sapphire and Sakhir Orange.

New BMW M3 & M4 Colours (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)
New BMW M3 & M4 Colours (Photo Courtesy: BMW India)

BMW M-Series specializes in high-performance Sport cars, which compete against the RS range of the Audi and AMG range of Mercedes cars. The New BMW M3 & M4 allows them to be customised according to individual preferences on BMW India’s website at following links:

https://h5vco.bmw.in/BMW/#/esl/F80M/uid=2dr4A&language=en&country=IN

https://h5vco.bmw.in/BMW/#/esl/F82M/uid=2dr4A&language=en&country=IN

Further information on these twin models can be obtained at:

http://www.bmw.in/in/en/newvehicles/mseries/m3sedan/2014/showroom/index.html

http://www.bmw.in/in/en/newvehicles/mseries/m4coupe/2014/showroom/index.html

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