BMW recently launched the sixth-generation model of its flagship luxury sedan in India. The new 7-Series was unveiled at an exclusive pavilion specially constructed for the launch in India. The new BMW 7 Series is locally produced at BMW Group Plant Chennai. For the first time in India, the new BMW 7 Series is also available in a plug-in hybrid option – the BMW 745Le xDrive which combines the benefits of an electric motor and a petrol engine. Prices for the updated BMW 7-Series starts at Rs 1.22 crore (ex-showroom) and go up to Rs 2.42 crore (ex-showroom).
Dr. Hans-Christian Baertels, President (act.), BMW Group India said, “The BMW 7 Series is our ‘flagship’ – a car that takes the story of luxury forward into the future. The 2019 BMW 7 Series is a completely new car, be it in terms of design, the level of luxury or its advanced technological offerings. A grand imposing presence, opulent interior, unparalleled comfort and superlative performance – the new BMW 7 Series is a place where technology becomes emotion. As the epitome, it represents the best BMW has to offer. Symbolizing BMW’s pioneering lead in future mobility, the ‘7’ is also being introduced as a plug-in hybrid variant in India for the first time, along with a range of powerful petrol and diesel engines. We are confident that the new BMW 7 Series will comfortably surpasses all expectations.”
The new BMW 7 Series portrays the unique strengths of ‘X’, ‘M’ and ‘i’. ‘xDrive’ takes the quintessential luxury of the BMW 7 Series to a new terrain with an all-wheel drive. With ‘M Subject Performance’, the car reaches new dimensions of power and speed.
The new BMW 7 Series is available in BMW 730Ld (diesel) and BMW 740Li (petrol) variants which are locally produced at BMW Group Plant Chennai. The BMW M760Li xDrive (petrol) and the BMW 745Le xDrive (plug-in-hybrid) are available as completely built-up units (CBU).