Accentuated by dark shadow elements, it will be available in 2.0l four-cylinder petrol variant with steptronic sport transmission
BMW Group India has released the new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo ‘Shadow Edition’ at a price of Rs 42.5 lakh (ex-showroom). It combines luxury touring with sporty elements for maximum driver engagement. Shadow Edition is available in a 2.0l petrol engine developing 255 PS of maximum power and 350 Nm peak torque between 1,450-4,800 rpm. The 8-speed steptronic sport automatic transmission delivers the sprint from zero to 100 kmph in 6.1 seconds. It also gets steering wheel paddle shifter to enhance driver control. The dark shadow elements further extend to the LED headlights and taillights. The 18-inch star-spoke alloy wheels in jet black along with exhaust tailpipe in black chrome further enhance its distinctive looks. Interior elements include aluminium door sill plates, the key with M logo, M sports leather steering wheel, mood-lifting colours of ambient lighting and chrome edging of air vents.
The raised seating position and generous space allow freedom of movement inside the cabin. The Panorama Glass Roof fills up the cabin with natural light and brings in a sense of spaciousness. Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India stated “The BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo is a unique vehicle concept in the segment and has become a trailblazer with its distinctive and modern character. The new ‘Shadow Edition’ is an amalgamation of luxurious elegance and sportiness in even more sophisticated form. Available in limited units, the ‘Shadow Edition’ offers our discerning customer one last opportunity to own this legendary icon of the successful model. It combines the best of both worlds – an embodiment of pure dynamism and a sense of spaciousness. Its emotional appeal and pronounced driving pleasure is designed to offer sheer driving pleasure.”