BMW Motorrad has just announced its entry into the Indian two-wheeler market with as many as 11 motorcycles. Earlier, BMW Motorrad was operating in India with importers who had sales outlets in Mumbai and New Delhi. Presently, BMW Motorrad is in the process of setting up the team and dealer network in India. Mr. Shivapada Ray has been appointed as the head of BMW Motorrad in India.
In the initial phase, BMW Motorrad will set up dealerships in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Mumbai and Pune. BMW Motorrad dealerships in India will display BMW S 1000 RR, BMW R 1200 RS, BMW R 1200 RT, BMW K 1600 GTL, BMW R 1200 R, BMW S 1000 R, BMW R NineT, BMW R NineT Scrambler, BMW R 1200 G S Adventure, BMW R 1200 GS, BMW S 1000 XR which are available as Completely Built-up Units (CBU).
Here is the complete price list of the BMW Motorrad range that will be available in India shortly:
Commenting on the entry of BMW Motorrad in India, Mr. Dimitris Raptis, Head of Region Asia, China, Pacific, South Africa, BMW Motorrad said, BMW Motorrad is one of the worlds most tradition-steeped and successful motorcycle brands. The Motorcycle division is the part of our company thats firmly anchored in its heritage and will continue to make a contribution to the BMW Groups success in the future. BMW Motorrad has already become the most anticipated and exhilarating brand to enter India. We see a tremendous potential in this country and we are pleased to introduce BMW Motorrad as a part of the Indian subsidiary of BMW Group. Also Read: BMW Motorrad to enter India with new showrooms this month
Mr. Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India, said, BMW Motorrad is an inherent and highly emotional part of the BMW brand. Our products stand for passion, innovation and safety on two wheels. We want our existing and prospective customers to forge new paths and make BMW Motorrad a part of their aspirational lifestyle and pursue joy through riding. We intend to embark on this success story in India – with our ongoing product offensive, which we will further expand and by increasing our presence in the country with the right partners. Also Read: BMW Motorrad unveils R 1200 GS xDrive Hybrid with all-wheel drive; Launch in H2 2017
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