IBMW India will resolutely expand its CKD product range and cover all opportunities in the luxury car segment which are relevant. The all-new BMW 3 Series has already established a new benchmark and contributed to BMW’s success story in India. In 2013, BMW India will launch the new BMW X1, the new BMW 7 Series and the BMW 1 Series that will further strengthen BMW’s product portfolio in India. The new BMW 7 Series and the BMW 1 Series will be locally produced at BMW Plant Chennai in 2013.
Philipp von Sahr, President, BMW Group India said, “The success of BMW India has always been built on long-term thinking and responsible action. BMW has emerged as the strongest and the most coveted brand in the luxury car segment in India with the most desirable product portfolio and an efficient dealer network. Following a vision of sustainable growth and product superiority, we have continuously transformed our ability to be a value-driven, customer-focused and performance-oriented organization.”
BMW dealerships presently display the BMW 3 Series, the BMW 5 Series, the BMW X1 and the BMW X3 that are produced at BMW Plant Chennai. BMW dealerships also display the BMW 6 Series Coupe, the BMW 6 Series Convertible, the BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe, the BMW 7 Series, the BMW X5, the BMW X6, the BMW Z4 and the BMW Gran Turismo which are available in the country as Completely Built-up (CBU) units. The BMW M3 Coupe, the BMW M3 Convertible, the BMW M5, the BMW M6 Coupe, the BMW M6 Convertible, the BMW X6M, the BMW 6 Series Individual and the BMW 7 Series Individual can also be ordered as CBU at BMW India dealerships.
Currently, BMW India has 33 sales outlets in the Indian market across New Delhi, Gurgaon, Faridabad, Chandigarh, Ludhiana, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Mumbai, Pune, Goa, Ahmedabad, Surat, Indore, Raipur, Nagpur, Bangalore, Mangalore, Kochi, Calicut, Chennai, Coimbatore, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Bhubaneswar. By end of 2014, BMW India will further expand its dealer network by increasing the number of sales outlets to 50 across major metropolitan centers and emerging markets in India.