BMW India will open bookings for the much-awaited BMW M340i xDrive from 3:40 pm, 5 March 2021 onwards. The car will be available in limited units and can be exclusively booked online at BMW Online Shop for one lakh rupees only.
The M340i is locally assembled in BMW’s Chennai factory. It looks very similar to the M-Sport kitted regular 3 series. It is powered by the newer B58 engine with 382 BHP and 500 Nm and is mated to the renowned 8-speed ZF AT gearbox. The M340i xDrive does 0-100 km/h in just 4.4 seconds.
The RWD sedan gets a M-Sport rear differential, which is capable of fully locking. The M-Sport suspension is what comes on the M340i xDrive, and it is lowered by 10 mm with stiffer springs + differently tuned dampers. The M-Sport brakes are larger with 348 mm rotors at the front and 345s at the rear. The front calipers get 4 pistons each.
The first 40 customers will enjoy a specially curated Driver Training at an iconic race track in India. It’s a thrilling opportunity to master the racing line skills with the help of BMW Certified trainers. Owners will be able push the sporting boundaries and get the most out of their BMW M340i xDrive.
To enhance the sporty appearance, customers can personalise their car with specially curated BMW M Performance Accessories packages – Enthusiast Pack, Racer’s Pack and Motorsport Pack.