The starting price for the BMW M340i 50 Jahre M Edition, ex-showroom, is Rs. 68.90 lakh. Bookings for this limited run special edition can be made starting today on BMW’s website. The M340i will be produced in India at the BMW Group factory in Chennai. The limited-edition car, which is being locally produced at BMW’s India plant, commemorates 50 years of the company’s high-performance M Division. The M340i’s attractiveness is further enhanced by the 50 Jahre M Edition’s two additional packages and visual upgrades over the original model. The business is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the M Division with a number of launches, the first of which is the M340i 50 Jahre M Edition. The cost of the 50 Jahre M Edition is around 3 lakh higher than the ordinary model.
BMW will offer two distinct paint colours for the BMW M340i xDrive 50 Jahre M Edition: Dravit Grey and Tanzanite Blue. The kidney grille of the model is likewise finished in high-gloss black, while the window surround, mirror caps, 19-inch M light-alloy wheels, and 50 Jahre M roundel on the front, back, and wheel hub caps are all finished in jet-black. With BMW Laserlight, the M340i has adjustable LED headlights. Sports seats with M-specific fabric and Sensatec/Alcantara trim are installed in the interior. Along with high-gloss Shadow Line components, an M leather steering wheel with shift paddles, trimmings finished in Piano Black, and Galvanic ornamentation, the special edition also has an Anthracite roof liner. Additional amenities include a welcome light carpet, three-zone climate control, ambient lighting and more.
The dependable 3.0-litre six-cylinder, twin-turbocharged gasoline engine continues to provide power for the BMW M340i 50 Jahre M Edition. The engine produces 500 Nm of maximum torque and 387 horsepower when combined with 8-speed automated transmission. With the xDrive function, which ensures you use power as efficiently as possible, power is sent to all four wheels. The vehicle, which is still the fastest one ever made in the nation, can accelerate from 0 to 100 kilometres per hour in 4.4 seconds. For improved handling and agility, other modifications include an M Sport brake, variable sport steering, and an M Sport suspension. An M Sport differential is also present to improve traction and stability at high speeds.
BMW xDrive, the intelligent all-wheel-drive system, and unique suspension parts from BMW M GmbH, such as the M Sport suspension, variable sport steering, and M Sport brake, guarantee the vehicle’s precise handling and exceptional agility. When changing lanes, accelerating out of a turn at a high speed, and driving on various types of road surfaces, the M Sport differential optimises traction and driving stability.
Numerous BMW ConnectedDrive technologies, including BMW Live Cockpit Professional, BMW Virtual Assistant, BMW Gesture Control, and Wireless Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, continue to push the boundaries of innovation in the automotive sector. BMW Head-Up Display, Parking Assistant with Rear View Camera, Reversing Assistant, BMW Efficient Dynamics, and Harman Kardon Surround Sound System are some further noteworthy features.
At a special, enticing launch price, BMW M Performance Accessories provide customers with the chance to add their own personalities to the cars and can further improve the athletic appearance and character of the vehicle. The Motorsport pack contains items like the M Performance Steering Wheel, an Alcantara gear selector knob, and a Matt Black rear spoiler, to mention a few. The M Performance steering wheel, the selector gear knob, the rear spoiler in carbon fibre, and other items are included in the carbon kit. Live TV
Two further, optional 50 Years of M packages are also available for the BMW M340i xDrive 50 Jahre M Edition: the Motorsport Pack and the Carbon Pack. The Motorsport pack includes a rear spoiler in matte black, an M Performance steering wheel, an Alcantara gear selector knob, and other items. The carbon pack, meanwhile, adds carbon fibre inside accents, an M Performance steering wheel, and a carbon fibre rear spoiler.