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BMW offers 13 new car models in Luxury segment, 2 in Sports segment in India. Choose a BMW car to know prices, features, reviews and photos.

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Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW) is a German automobile company founded in 1916. It also manufactures motorcycles under the name “BMW Motorrad” along with engines. The famous British brands, Mini and Rolls Royce are also owned by this German conglomerate. This company is known for its elegant vehicle design for its performance and luxury cars. After World War I, BMW was forced to cease aircraft engine production and the company consequently...

Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW) is a German automobile company founded in 1916. It also manufactures motorcycles under the name “BMW Motorrad” along with engines. The famous British brands, Mini and Rolls Royce are also owned by this German conglomerate. This company is known for its elegant vehicle design for its performance and luxury cars.

After World War I, BMW was forced to cease aircraft engine production and the company consequently shifted to motorcycle production in 1923, followed by automobiles in 1928–29. In 1959 the automotive division of BMW was in financial difficulties and a shareholders meeting was held to decide whether to liquidate or find a way of carrying on. It was decided to carry on and to try to cash in on the current economy car boom. The rights to manufacture the Italian Iso Isetta were bought; the tiny cars themselves were to be powered by a modified form of BMW's motorcycle engines. This was moderately successful and helped the company get back on its feet and survive. In later years, BMW established itself as a successful car manufacturer with a series of good cars that won them accolades around the world.

In 1994, BMW bought the British Rover Group and owned it for six years. By 2000, Rover was making huge losses and BMW decided to sell the combine. The MG and Rover brands were sold to the Phoenix Consortium to form MG Rover, while Land Rover was taken over by Ford.

The 1 Series, launched in 2004, is BMW's series of compact luxury cars that is available in four body styles – five-door hatchback, three-door hatchback, two-door coupe and two-door convertible. The 3 Series, a compact executive car manufactured since 1975, is currently in its sixth generation. The 5 Series is a mid-size executive car, available in the sedan and station wagon forms. The 5 Series Gran Turismo debuted in 2010 and has created a new segment between station wagons and crossover SUVs.

BMW's full-size flagship executive sedan is the 7 Series which has the latest technologies like the iDrive system. The 7 Series Hydrogen, featuring one of the world's first hydrogen fuelled internal combustion engines, is fuelled by liquid hydrogen and emits only clean water vapour. The latest generation debuted in 2009. The German manufacturer developed the 6 Series in sport coupe and convertible car based on the 5- Series platform. BMW also has presence in the two-seater roadster and coupe segment with the Z4, which is on sale since 2002.

The X3 was BMW's first crossover SUV that debuted in 2003 and is based on the E46/16 3 Series platform. The all-wheel drive X5 is a mid-size luxury SUV sold by BMW since 2000. The X6 is marketed as a "Sports Activity Coupe" (SAC) by BMW. The X1 extended the BMW Sports Activity Series model line-up by being the most affordable X series vehicle. BMW sells eight high performance car under its “M” brand – M3 sedan, M4 coupe, M4 convertible, M5 sedan, M6 coupe, M6 gran coupe, M6 convertible and X6 M.

BMW India

BMW India was established in 2006 as a sales subsidiary in Gurgaon (National Capital Region). A state-of-the-art assembly plant for BMW 3 and 5 Series started operation in early 2007 in Chennai. Construction of the plant started in January 2006 with an initial investment of more than one billion Indian Rupees. The plant started operation in the first quarter of 2007 and produces the different variants of BMW 3 Series and BMW 5 Series. This plant currently assembles the 3, 5, 730Ld, X3, X5 and the 3 Series GT. BMW also offers its highly regarded M performance cars in India through the completely-built-up (CBU) route.

BMW Expert Reviews

BMW X3 20d Luxury Line First Drive Review

BMW X3 20d Luxury Line First Drive Review

You’re eyeing the new 2018 BMW X3 that was launched in April this year. BMW unveiled this third-generation X3 at the 2018 Auto Expo and it is based on the CLAR platform. Its...

27 Aug 2018 by Santosh Nair | Read more

BMW 630i GT First Drive Review

BMW 630i GT First Drive Review

BMW added the 6 Series Gran Turismo to their Indian line-up in February this year, and this model serves as a ‘Tourer’ version of the existing 5 Series sedan. It is built around...

19 Jun 2018 by Santosh Nair | Read more

BMW 330i GT M Sport First Drive Review

BMW 330i GT M Sport First Drive Review

The BMW 330i GT has always had two key qualities linked to it – that it’s fast, and that it’s luxurious. Now, BMW has updated the GT range by adding the delicious M Sport trim to...

28 Feb 2018 by Sagar Bhanushali | Read more

BMW in News

BMW X3 M and X4 M officially teased

BMW X3 M and X4 M officially teased

BMW has teased the X3 M and X4 M officially during the DTM weekend warm-up at the Nurburgring.

09 Sep 2018 by Bilal Ahmed Firfiray | Read more

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BMW India is a disaster

for BMW X3 on 20-Sep-2018 by Abhijeet

The car was delivered to me with a faulty rear suspension. Yes! you read it right. The dealer took a week to identify and replace the part. My agony didn't end there. Last week the...

BMW 320i transmission failed at Service centre

for BMW 3 Series on 31-Aug-2018 by Manoj

Service n maintenance is very high Charges for the spares are very abnormal Charges for labour are more than the spares feeling like being cheated every time the car goes for repairs....

Cheated

for BMW 5 Series [2007-2010] on 30-Aug-2018 by Thomas Mountain

Exterior Initially the car looked good from the outside but after a few weeks, the car started discharging it's battery. The tires were in horrible condition. The socket below the...

Best Car in my garage

for BMW X3 on 18-Aug-2018 by Sanjay Jain

I buy the BMW X3 Diesal in November 2017 from Libra bmw, Delhi. (I have already own a Audi) The agency give me testdrive, booked, finance, and delivered the X3 within three days, claps...

Think twice

for BMW 3 Series on 12-Jun-2018 by Abbas Mukadam

Engine timing chain needs replacement at 36000 kms,asking for ?1.10 lakh to replace. BMW is bad investment for me. Think twice before buying BMW. Bavaria Motors Pune is offering...

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