28 Mar 2021: 2021 BMW 6 Series GT's India launch on April 8
German automaker BMW will launch the 2021 version of its 6 Series GT car in India on April 8. To recall, it was unveiled in May 2020.
As for the highlights, the vehicle sports a refreshed look and has a spacious cabin with many features. Here, it should be offered with a choice of petrol as well as diesel engines.
Here's our roundup.
Exteriors: The car sports a large kidney grille
The 2021 BMW 6 Series GT has a coupe-like roof, a muscular bonnet, a large kidney grille, a refreshed bumper, and LED headlights with twin L-shaped LED DRLs.
On the sides, it is flanked by blacked-out B-pillars, ORVMs, and multi-spoke alloy wheels.
Split LED taillights, a blacked-out diffuser, and twin trapezoidal exhaust pipes grace the rear end of the vehicle.
Interiors: The vehicle has a tech-savvy cabin
The 2021 BMW 6 Series GT has a spacious cabin with leather upholstery, 4-zone automatic climate control, electrically adjustable seats, a panoramic sunroof, and a power steering wheel.
It houses a Bowers & Wilkins audio system, a digital instrument cluster, and a 12.3-inch infotainment console with BMW's latest connected car technology.
For the passengers' safety, multiple airbags and a rear-view camera are available.
Engines: Three BS6 engines should be offered
In India, the 2021 BMW 6 Series GT should be offered with three BS6-compliant engines.
A 2.0-liter turbo-petrol mill that makes 258hp/400Nm, a 2.0-liter turbo-diesel motor that generates 190hp/400Nm, and a 3.0-liter turbo-diesel unit in M Sport guise that churns out 286hp/650Nm and 340hp/700Nm depending on tune.
All the engines should be linked to a 48V mild-hybrid system and an 8-speed automatic gearbox.
Fact: 2021 BMW 6 Series GT: Pricing and availability
The pricing and availability details of the 2021 BMW 6 Series GT in India will be revealed at the launch event on April 8. However, it should carry a premium over the outgoing model, which starts at Rs. 65.89 lakh (ex-showroom).