As a media report suggests, BMW dealerships have started accepting the bookings of upcoming BMW X7, new BMW 3-series(G20), BMW 8-series & BMW Z4. In the year 2019, BMW India is all set to update its portfolio to a greater extent by introducing these cars and SUVs.
The launch of the luxury SUV BMW X7 will take place later this year. It will be available in three trims – xDrive40i, xDrive30d and the range-topping M50d. Being a CKD unit, BMW X7 will be assembled in BMW’s Chennai plant. The X7 will directly compete against the Mercedes-Benz GLS.
BMW new 3-Series(G20) is one of the most awaited sedans to be launched in 2019. G20 is the seventh iteration of the BMW 3-Series which will go on sale by mid-2019. It will be powered by 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged petrol and diesel engines.
BMW 8-Series which is coming to India is not the standard trim of the 8-Series but the range-topping M8 trim. This high-performance BMW 8-Series will be available in two forms – coupe & convertible. The powering unit of the BMW 8-Series will be a 4.4-litre twin-turbo V8 engine which will be able to generate more than 602PS.
Another new introduction from the BMW India is the all-new Z4. The launch of this convertible will take place later this year. The test mule of the new BMW Z4 was spotted in India sometime back. The powering units of the new BMW Z4 will be a 2-litre, 4-cylinder turbo-petrol unit generating 260 PS and the 3-litre, 6-cylinder turbo-petrol unit generating 342 PS.