BMW Motorrad launches F850 GS Adventure in India at Rs 15.40 lakh (Image credit: BMW website)
BMW Motorrad, the premium motorcycle arm of German luxury car maker BMW Group on Tuesday expanded its offerings in the domestic market with the launch of the all-new BMW F850 GS Adventure bike, priced at Rs 15.40 lakh (ex-showroom).
The 853 cc bike will be available as completely built-up unit (CBU) and can be booked at BMW Motorrad dealerships from Tuesday onwards, the company said in a release.
For more than 10 years, the GS models in the BMW Motorrad F series have embodied the premium range in the middle class travel and adventure enduro segment.
“With the launch of the BMW F850 GS Adventure, we are now expanding the premium BMW Motorrad range in this segment,” said Hans-Christian Baertels, president (acting), BMW Group India.
This premium bike is equipped with a completely new instrument cluster design consisting of an analog tachometer and a multi-functional display, alongside a number of control lamps, the release stated.
Apart from this, the German automaker also introduced a new diesel variant of 6 Series Gran Turismo sedan in India, priced at Rs 63.9 lakh (ex-showroom). Locally produced at the company’s plant in Chennai, the BMW 620d Gran Turismo diversifies the model’s diesel portfolio.
The variant features an exceptionally efficient entry-level diesel engine which further strengthens the portfolio of the model, he added. The vehicle comes with a two-litre four-cylinder diesel engine that enables it to accelerate from 0-100 km/hr in just 7.9 seconds.
Last month, the German automaker introduced 530i M Sport in Indian market, priced at Rs 59.2 lakh (ex-showroom). The model now comes with a petrol engine, is locally produced at Chennai and is BS-VI compliant, BMW said in a statement. The brand-new BMW 530i is currently available in four colour options which are Alpine White, Black Sapphire, Mediterranean Blue and Bluestone Metallic.