The second-largest luxury carmaker means business is clear from the fact that it is adding 30 more sales and service points in the country by March, taking its total touch points to 100. Just 18 months ago, it had just 55 outlets.
This service will also allow technicians at BMW’s service centre to make a video of the ongoing services and/or repairs and share the consequent quotation online.
The M division could work on the current-gen S1000RR and the S1000Xr, giving both the motorcycles the “M-treatment.”
The system assists a 2-litre, inline-four-cylinder, turbocharged engine which makes 190PS of maximum power and 400Nm of peak torque.
The new offering is longer and wider than the previous versions, but weighs 55 kgs lighter.
An electric supercharger has the potential to eliminate most of the drawbacks of a standard turbocharger or a supercharger, as it does not eat into the engine power or cause a turbo lag.
As the car was only partially camouflaged, its upgrades and changes are prominently visible.
The Munich-based company said the operating margin at its automotive division fell to 6.5% from 8.6% a year earlier, despite a 1.5% rise in vehicle sales during the same period.
The 7 Series gets modern aesthetic updates including a humongous kidney grille, slimmer LED headlamps with BMW’s laser lighting tech and revised front bumper with chrome edges.
The X7 is BMW's heaviest SUV in its line-up, weighing in at over 2.3 tonnes.
Zipse joined BMW as a trainee in 1991 and served as head of brand and product strategies and boss of BMW's Oxford plant in England before becoming board member for production.
Under Harald Krueger's leadership, BMW was overtaken by Mercedes-Benz as the best-selling luxury car brand in 2016 and ceded ground to start-up rival Tesla in the segment of premium electric cars.
Krueger, 53, had been under pressure over criticism that he has not moved swiftly enough in steering the group through the shift from combustion to electric engines, according to German media.
The X6 carries forward the looks of an X4, with a sloping coupe-like roofline.
The car features an all-carbon fibre body but retains its styling elements from the i8.
Throughout the concept, you can see design elements from previous bikes that make BMW motorbikes iconic
BMW, at its NextGen event in Munich, has showcased an all-new concept car, one that will take you from point A to point B without any kind of driver input, but will let you carve out mountains when required.
The Achilles was designed by Phillip Ludwig and Krzysztof Szews, who completely rebuilt the bike, starting from scratch in some areas.
Singh moves to BMW group from Eicher Motors' motorcycle arm Royal Enfield, where he served as global president of the company.
The bike carries forward its symmetrical LED headlamps, which replaced the iconic asymmetrical headlights of the last-generation bike.
The automaker also foresees no immediate change to its investment plans for North America, said Oliver Zipse, BMW board member in charge of production.
The BMW Jaguar Land Rover pact comes as rivals FiatChrysler and Renault explore a $35 billion tie-up of the Italian-American and French carmaking groups
Though the X7 shares its platform with the smaller X5, it is over five metres long and weighs 2300 kilos.
The car is shown with a prominently larger grille, with active aerodynamic features, which close the slats at high speeds.
The bike is powered by a 313CC single cylinder engine which makes 34PS of maximum power and 27.3Nm of peak torque.