BMW Motorrad officially commences operations in India
Neelanjan Chakraborty, Motorcycle Nut, will ride, preferably race anything on two wheels!
BMW Motorrad enters India with a portfolio of CBU motorcycles.
BMW Motorrad has officially commenced operations in India as a part of BMW Group India. The Germans had so far retailed motorcycles via importers who had sales outlets in Mumbai and New Delhi.
The company is in the process of setting up the dealer network in India which in the initial phase come up in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Mumbai and Pune.
Speaking about the operations, Mr Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India, said:
BMW Motorrad is an inherent and highly emotional part of the BMW brand. Our products stand for passion, innovation and safety on two wheels. We want our existing and prospective customers to forge new paths and make BMW Motorrad a part of their aspirational lifestyle and pursue joy through riding. We intend to embark on this success story in India – with our ongoing product offensive, which we will further expand and by increasing our presence in the country with the right partners.
|Motorcycle||Price (ex-showroom, Delhi)|
|BMW R1200 GS Standard||INR 15.9 lakhs|
|BMW R1200 GS Dynamic+||INR 19.0 lakhs|
|BMW R1200 GS PRO||INR 19.5 lakhs|
|BMW R1200 GSA Standard||INR 17.5 lakhs|
|BMW R1200 GSA Dynamic+||INR 20.9 lakhs|
|BMW R1200 GSA PRO||INR 21.4 lakhs|
|BMW S1000 RR Standard||INR 18.9 lakhs|
|BMW S1000 RR PRO||INR 21.4 lakhs|
|BMW S1000 R Standard||INR 16.9 lakhs|
|BMW S1000 R Sport||INR 17.9 lakhs|
|BMW S1000 R PRO||INR 18.9 lakhs|
|BMW R1200 R Standard||INR 14.9 lakhs|
|BMW R1200 R Exclusive||INR 15.4 lakhs|
|BMW R1200 R Style||INR 15.5 lakhs|
|BMW R Nine T Standard||INR 17.9 lakhs|
|BMW R Nine T Scrambler Standard||INR 15.9 lakhs|
|BMW R1200 RS Standard||INR 15.9 lakhs|
|BMW R1200 RS Dynamic+||INR 16.9 lakhs|
|BMW S1000 XR Standard||INR 18.5 lakhs|
|BMW S1000 XR PRO||INR 21.5 lakhs|
|BMW R1200 RT Standard||INR 18.5 lakhs|
|BMW R1200 RT PRO||INR 21.9 lakhs|
|BMW K1600 GTL Standard||INR 25.9 lakhs|
|BMW K1600 GTL PRO||INR 28.5 lakhs|
The BMW Motorrad portfolio in India includes sports, tour, heritage roadster and adventure and range between INR 14.90 lakhs and INR 28.50 lakhs (both prices ex-showroom, Delhi). BMW Motorrad has however made no mention of their most eagerly anticipated model, the BMW G310R, their smallest roadster which is manufactured by TVS at their Hosur manufacturing facility.
BMW is expected to introduce the BMW G310R at a later date, as per recent reports.