BMW launches M340i xDrive

BMW India has launched its M340i xDrive in the country. Locally produced at BMW Group plant in Chennai, it is the first high-performance BMW with an M engine to be made in India, said a press release.

Mr. Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India, said, “We are excited to launch the first-ever BMW M340i xDrive, the quickest car to be locally produced in India – a completely novel high-performance product that the Indian auto enthusiasts have been waiting for eagerly. It is a unique car because it has the thrilling soul of the BMW 3 Series, the amplified power of M and the driving dynamics of BMW xDrive.”

The first-ever BMW M340i xDrive sets new standards of performance attributes that will satisfy and impress auto enthusiasts, said the release.

The car is powered by a six-cylinder petrol engine with 387 hp. Together, the high engine performance, M Performance chassis tuning, M-specific suspension technology, BMW xDrive intelligent all-wheel drive and the M Sport rear differential provide for an outstanding driving experience.  

BMW M340i xDrive is available in following metallic paintworks – Dravit Grey, Sunset Orange and Tanzanite Blue. It features the exclusive Alcantara/Sensatec combination upholstery in Black with contrast stitching Blue, the release added.