Yet another new variant of the BMW 3 Series. The famous Munich model, one of the references, arrives in India with an elongated variant similar to the one sold in China, but with a new specific name for this market. The BMW 3 Series Grand Limousine will display its name with a more luxurious interior.
In Europe, BMW 3 Series It is sold with just a standard wheelbase and with different trim levels for customers to adapt the model to their preferences, more elegant, more luxurious or more sporty. In China, it is offered a long wheelbase variant that gives more space to the rear seats, and is known as Series 3 Li.
In India, a variant of this has just been released, with no less than 110 millimeters on the wheelbase reaching a total of 2,961 millimeters, and a total length of 4,819 millimeters. This is the new BMW 3 Series Grand Limousine which will be sold in this Asian country in 2021, and which becomes the longest variant of the BMW 3 Series, with an extra space for the rear legs of no less than 43 millimeters more compared to the variant of this BMW model offered in China.
The BMW 3 Series Grand Limousine, the extra-long wheelbase variant for India
The BMW 3 Series Grand Limousine for India is the largest 3 Series ever made
Aesthetically there are no differences beyond the obvious longer wheelbase and larger rear door, and also not in the interior in terms of design, although it does mark a new difference in the boot volume with no less than 480 liters and with the automatic opening and closing function. Customers can also enjoy extensive equipment, with the following elements:
Power-adjustable front seats Leather-wrapped steering wheel Sensatec fabric door panel trim Galvanized dashboard trim Moldings Electric panoramic roof Mood lighting with six adjustable patterns Courtesy lighting with floor projection “Welcome Light Carpet” Automatic three-zone climate control with Active carbon filters12.3-inch “BMW Live Cockpit Professional” digital instrument cluster 10.25-inch touchscreen 3D navigation system Virtual assistant Wireless connectivity Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
M Sport First Edition (addition to the previous one)
M sports leather-wrapped steering wheel and multifunction controls Gesture control Surround sound system with 16 “Harman Kardon” Head-Up Display Reversing assistant Parking assistant with rear view camera 360º, zenith, panoramic and 3D surround cameraThe ambient lighting of the BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine is special for this model
Mechanically, the BMW 3 Series Grand Limousine will be offered with two 2.0-liter TwinPower Turbo fourth-cylinder versions, the gasoline 330 Li and diesel 320Ld, with some benefits detailed below. Both with rear wheel drive and shift 8-speed Steptronic DCT automatic and double clutch that also has a particularly sporty function, the “Launch Control”.
Data officially reported by BMW Group India