The Business Athlete: The new BMW 530i Sport launched in India
The new BMW 530i Sport was launched in India. The new BMW 5 Series presents an extraordinary proposition through its unique combination of elegant and athletic design, intelligent BMW technologies and class-leading driving dynamics.
Available in Sport variant, the new BMW 530i is locally produced at BMW Group Plant Chennai and is BS-VI compliant.
The new BMW 530i Sport is available in the following metallic paintworks: Mineral White, Black Sapphire, Mediterranean Blue and Bluestone Metallic.
The range of fine upholstery combinations in the new BMW 530i Sport has Sensatec as standard and includes Canberra Beige and Black options.
The new BMW 530i Sport comes with innovative technologies such as the BMW Display Key that allows drivers to keep in contact with their car round the clock. Hands do the talking with BMW Gesture Control, which is part of a rigorously thought-out operating concept that recognizes six pre-defined hand movements for control of a number of functions. Parking and maneuvering is made easier with the help of Parking Assistant along with the Rear View Camera and Park Distance Control (PDC).
The new BMW 530i Sport.
The formal and precise design combines presence, aesthetic appeal and functionality in equal measure. Sport package shines the spotlight on the car’s dynamic character and stands out with numerous trim elements in chrome and high-gloss black. The boldly designed kidney grille slats in chrome and front bumper with specific design elements in Black High-Gloss produce an athletic effect for the front end. The tailpipes in Chrome High-Gloss add a dramatic touch of style, while the classically designed 17” light-alloy wheels further emphasize its dynamic character. The sporty appearance is further rounded out by the characteristic air breathers in satinised aluminium.
Sport Package in the interior features electrically adjustable seats in sensatec and interior trim in black high-gloss with highlight trim finishers in Pearl Chrome. The sporty appearance is apparent in the whole car, from the multifunction sport leather steering wheel to exclusive door sill finishers with BMW logo. Ambient Lighting package with six dimmable designs creates an atmosphere for every mood.
The innovative petrol-powered engine from the BMW EfficientDynamics family offers spirited power delivery as well as spontaneous responsiveness even at low engine speeds. Thanks to its unrivalled BMW TwinPower Turbo technology, it melds maximum power with exemplary efficiency.
The two-litre four-cylinder petrol engine in the BMW 530i produces an output of 185 kW / 252 hp with a maximum torque of 350 Nm at 1,450 – 4,800 rpm. The car accelerates from 0 -100 km / hr in just 6.1 seconds.
The 8-speed Steptronic Sport automatic transmission performs smooth, almost imperceptible gear shifts. For even greater driving pleasure, it is available with steering wheel paddle shifters. At any time, in any gear, the transmission collaborates perfectly with the engine, enabling it to develop its full power and efficiency. Furthermore, the new BMW 530i Sport comes with a Launch Control function as standard. Using the Driving Experience Control switch, the driver can choose between different driving modes to suit the driving conditions (Comfort, Sport, ECO PRO and Sport+).
Overwhelming driving comfort is a result of the cutting edge suspension system that improves ride quality and suspension by stabilizing all irregularities of the road surface. The rear suspension and double-wishbone front suspension work together to provide excellent anti-roll control when cornering, but never at the expense of ride comfort.
The new BMW 5 Series provides unparalleled performance coupled with cutting-edge Safety technologies. BMW’s exemplary safety provides optimal support in any situation with six air bags, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) with brake assist, Active PDC rear, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) including Dynamic Traction Control (DTC), Cornering Brake Control (CBC), Hill Descent Control (HDC), Side-impact Protection, Runflat tyres (RFT) with reinforced sidewalls, electronic vehicle immobiliser, crash sensor and integrated emergency spare wheel. Adaptive LED Headlights along with BMW Selective Beam anti-dazzle high beam can automatically adjust its concentrated gaze onto the road with a range of up to 500 metres.