Thomas Dose said “It is a day of great joy and pride for us as the 100,000th ‘Made-in-India’ car rolls off our assembly line. Also, an increase in localization of up to 50% and local suppliers. Strong collaboration with partners has created greater value for everyone in the ecosystem.”
He further added that “BMW Group Plant Chennai looks forward to raising the bar in sustainable manufacturing excellence as the India story progresses.” A company statement said that BMW Group Plant Chennai commenced operations on March 29, 2007.
Currently, the company is locally producing 13 models in India, including BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe, BMW 3 Series, BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine, BMW M3Z0i, BMW S series, BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo, BMW 7 Series , BMW X1, BMW X3, BMW X4, BMW X5, BMW X7 and MINI Countryman.
Let us tell you that BMW India is going to launch its updated BMW X4 Facelift in the Indian market soon. Along with this, the company is also going to launch the BMW X4 Black Edition of its flagship X series SUV in India. Now the company has started booking BMW X4 Black Edition for the Indian market.
Customers who want to buy the new BMW X4 Black Edition can visit the official website of BMW India and book it with an advance amount of Rs.50,000. Let us tell you that some time ago information about the launch of the new BMW X4 Facelift was revealed.
The second-generation BMW X4 Facelift was introduced globally last year along with the BMW X3 Facelift. This mid-life update brought noticeable changes to the SUV which include new headlights, reshaped bumpers, unified kidney grille, sharper and slimmer rear lights, new exhaust tips and new alloy wheels.
On the other hand, if we talk about the upcoming BMW X4 Black Edition in India, BMW India will offer this car with two paint options. Color options include Brooklyn Gray and Black Sapphire X4 xDrive 30i M Sport and xDrive30d MSport trims.
It is expected to get 20-inch Jet Black M Sport alloy wheels. Talking about the interiors available in it, the refreshed cabin is also part of the mid-life facelift, especially its facia. According to the information, the India-spec BMW X4 will come with premium leather vernasca upholstery with red contrast stitching.
Apart from this, BMW also gets a 12.3-inch digital driver display, 12.3-inch infotainment touchscreen with BMW Live Cockpit Professional, heads-up display, hi-fi sound system, panoramic sunroof, three-zone temperature control and six of ambient lighting. Colors included.
The new BMW X4 SUV will be offered in petrol and diesel engine options. In the petrol model, it will be made available in a 2.0-litre, four-cylinder, twin-turbo, petrol engine. This engine generates 248 bhp power and 350 newton meter torque.