The best BMW cars to look for in India

The German carmaker, BMW is known for making high-end premium cars over the years. The BMW car models are equipped with top-level comfort and convenience features along with powerful engines.

There is a wide range of BMW cars in India. However, if we get down to shortlist the best ones, these are the options we have.

BMW 3 series

The BMW 3 series is one of the premium sedan series in the country and  features the signature kidney grille with eight slats and a high-gloss finish. The head and tail lamps get smoked or ‘Shadow’ effect.

The series has two different variations for the engine. The 320d is equipped with a 2.0-litre oil-burner, which is capable of making a maximum of 190 PS power and the peak torque sticks at 400 Nm. On the other hand, the 330i M Sport has a 2.0-litre petrol mill that produces up to 252 PS of power and the maximum torque is 350 Nm. The engines are mated to an 8-speed automatic gearbox.

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It features a lot of safety equipment like ABS with brake assist, six airbags, BMW Condition Based Service, ISOFIX child seat anchors, Cornering Brake Control, a tyre pressure monitoring system and Dynamic Stability Control.

This BMW car price starts at around Rs. 40 lakhs.


The X5 is one of the most loved BMW Cars in India and has high-end features. The SUV carries a bold and curvy design and has features like headlight washer, LED headlamps, panoramic sunroof, electrically foldable ORVMs, a 10.25-inch iDrive infotainment screen, four-zone climate control, a 600W Harman Kardon surround system, a reverse parking camera and front and rear parking sensors.

The X5 is equipped with a 3.0-litre TwinPower, 6-cylinder oil-burner, which is capable of returning a maximum of 254.4 bhp power along with a peak torque of 560 Nm between 1500-3000 rpm. The drive is sent to all the wheels via an 8-Speed Steptronic sport automatic transmission.

The SUV comes with ABS and brake assist, six airbags, dynamic stability control, corner brake control, ISOFIX child seat anchors, hill descent control and traction control.


The BMW M2 is a high-end premium sports car. It comes with a 3.0-litre, M TwinPower Turbo inline, 6-cylinder engine that pushes out up to 410 bhp power at 6,250 rpm and a peak torque is 550 Nm at 2350-5230 rpm. It is capable of achieving a maximum top speed of 250 kmph and can accelerate from 0 to 100 kmph in just 4.2 seconds.

It comes with eight airbags, front and rear parking sensors, speed sensing auto-door lock, etc. The braking system has ABS with EBD.


The list can be stretched further as there is a lot of other vehicles that are doing well in the country. The BMW X1, 7 series and 6 series can surely make to the list at any time.