New, Reconditioned and Used BMW cars for sale in Bangladesh
BMW stands for Bavarian Motor Works (in English) or Bayerische Motoren Werke (in German) and is one of the most well-known German automobile manufacturing companies in the world. BMW has the head office in Munich which is the capital of Bavaria State in the Federal Republic of Germany. BMW owns the Rolls-Royce Motor Company now which was once the pride of English Automobile Manufacturing industry. It also owns the “Mini” brand of the city cars. In addition, BMW is also producing high-end race and leisure motorcycles. The company was founded in 1916 as an aircraft engine manufacturer. Though the aircraft manufacturing is solely carried out by the Rolls-Royce division of the BMW. Along with Mercedes-Benz and Audi, BMW is the part of the Big three motor manufacturing consortium in Germany and a pillar of German industrial economy.
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Performance and Technology of BMW
BMW has a diverse array of expertise in the automobile industry. Apart from luxury cars, they also produce motorcycles. BMW has a unique lead over its competitors such as Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Ferrari, Porsche, and Lexus, for its specialization in different domains of automotive. The number of technological innovations introduced to the automobile world by BMW is astounding. They include Adaptive Headlights, High Precision Injection, Twin Turbo Diesel, Dynamic Stability Control, Brake, Energy Regeneration and many more.
BMW has focused on the environmentally friendly vehicle, that is fuel efficient and powerful at the same time. The BMW i8 is the an example of that attempt, which is a plug-in hybrid sports car. It has a 7.1 Kilowatthour lithium ion battery pack providing enough power to reach 0–100 km/h in 4.4 seconds and has a top speed of 250 kilometers per hour.
BMW Safety Features
The latest models of BMW car are equipped with state of the art safety features to guarantee the best possible protection to the passengers. For instance, the BMW 3 Series and the BMW 7 Series comes with the top safety productions from BMW. These two series have scored the highest at the crash ratings. Along with the highest crash test score, it comes with advanced safety features, such as electronic stability control, traction control, brake assist, blind spot monitor, 4-wheel ABS, 4-wheel disc brakes and multiple airbags.
Fuel Consumption of BMW
Fuel efficiency maybe is the only department that BMW did not master. Because BMW has always prioritized power and a strongly built exterior. But the recent models are designed to its excellence for fuel efficiency. In the sedan segment, the BMW gives a mileage of 7.9 Liters/ 100km which is outstanding for the class. From BMW 7 series, the 740i can provide mileage of 10 Liters/ 100km, which is a decent mileage for a full-size luxury saloon. And for BMW 5 series, a series of the midsized luxury saloon, BMW 520i can reach a mileage of 8.1 Liters/ 100km in average.
Popular Models of BMW
BMW models have a typical nomenclature which consists of a series of digits put together with a series of alphabets. Due to this reason, BMW models do not have names, but digits and letters associated to them. The most popular BMW models available in Bangladesh are the X5. The other popular models are 320i, the z4, the 530i, the 7series and the X3.
A very popular model and easily available BMW model in Bangladesh is the X3. It is a compact Sports Utility Vehicle that was introduced in 2003. It does not have the same fate as the X5, and its production is going stronger over time. Second generation (2010 to present) offer engine size ranging from 1,995cc to 2,993cc producing power ranging from 141 horsepower to 309 horsepower and torque ranging from 270 Nm to 630 Nm.
Available BMW 3-Series Models in Bangladesh: BMW 320L and BMW 318i
The X5 is one of the most popular BMW models around the world, and also in Bangladesh. It is a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) which is available in both petrol and diesel versions. BMW marketed the X5 as a Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) to highlights its on-road ability in spite of its size.Though the version available in the Asian subcontinent is the automatic transmission version. BMW introduced X5 in 1995 and is successfully running its third generation. The X5 comes with an engine size of 2000cc to 4500cc producing enormous power, ranging from 231 horsepower to 575 horsepower.
This is a series of compact executive cars that are the top selling line (responsible for 30 percent of BMW’s total annual sales) of this German car manufacturer. It offers five different body styles and is currently in its sixth generation. It perfected its powerful acceleration, extraordinary handling and luxurious comfort. It comes with a turbocharged 2000cc engine or turbocharged 3000cc engine producing a force ranging from 180 to 335 horsepower. It is packed with all luxury amenities and accessories like 9-speaker audio system, HD radio, Bluetooth and BMW's infotainment system.The 3 Series has won numerous awards and recognition as best car fro 22 times according to any car journal. Its high performance version, BMW M3 has history of taking part in motorsports.
BMW 5 Series
BMW 5 series is a line of a midsize executive luxury car which is currently running its sixth generation since its introduction in 1972. It offers different body styles like saloon and station wagon. Along with its balanced handling and ride, it offers tasteful interior. Its interior is loaded with various features such as Bluetooth, a USB port, a 10-speaker audio system, smartphone app integration, HD Radio, push-button start, and BMW's iDrive infotainment system.
Available BMW 5-Series Models in Bangladesh: BMW 520D, BMW 520i and 525i
This is a series of full-size luxury vehicles introduced int he 1977 and is considered the flagship car of the company. It is available in two different body style: a sedan or an extended length limousine. Currently in its fifth generation, it is available in a sedan or an extended-length limousine body style. Famous models of 7 series are: BMW 750 and BMW 740 and both of them exhibit elegance in exterior and interior with powerful petrol and diesel engine choices. Its six-cylinder engine displacement ranges from 3000cc to 4400cc, producing 315 horsepower 445 horsepower respectively. It has technologically advanced features, such as BMW’s iDrive infotainment system, driver drowsiness monitoring, a central display screen, a touchpad controller, navigation as well as a 12-speaker audio system and a HD radio.
Availability and Price of BMW in Bangladesh
The most popular BMW models such as the X5, the 7 series are widely available in big cities of Bangladesh. As is the case with luxury cars, affluent industrial areas like Dhaka and Chittagong have large concentrations of BMW vehicles available from private owners. There is hardly any authorized dealer can be found in Bangladesh as these vehicles are very costly here. The motor parts and after-sales service are very tough. used BMW car in Bangladesh can be priced from BDT 55 lakh to over BDT 1 koti depending on models and mileage of the car. Below you will find the available BMW models in Bangladesh of BMW cars and prices.
BMW 318i 2003 price: Used - BDT 35, 00,000
BMW 520D price: Reconditioned - BDT 85, 00,000 to 90, 00,000
BMW 6 series 630i price: Used - BDT 70, 00,000
BMW X5 2014 price: New- BDT 1,7 00,000
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Interesting Facts about BMW
BMW started out as an aircraft manufacturer but after the WWII, in 1959 it faced bankruptcy. Mercedes Benz wanted to have a hostile takeover of BMW to abolish the long run rivalry. No matter what happened, BMW did not want to be sold to Mercedez Benz. They enlisted help from every of their employees, even the lowest mechanics working there in buying back shares. And in 2013, Forbes magazine named BMW, the world’s most reputable brand. Now BMW has such goodwill that people buy their vehicles just for their reputation. Till date, BMW faces strong competition from other German automobile manufacturers namely Audi, Volkswagen, Porsche and Mercedes-Benz.