As an entry-level variant of its premium 5 Series sedan, BMW has launched the 530i Sport trim in India.
The new car joins the line-up that already includes 530i M Sport, 520d Luxury Line, and 530d Sport models.
The updated sedan comes with a stylish design, feature-loaded cabin, and a BS6-compliant 2.0-liter petrol engine.
Here's everything to know.
BMW 530i Sport: At a glance
Similar to the other BMW 5 Series models, the new 530i Sport comes with an eye-catching design sporting the company's signature kidney grille and adaptive LED headlights with mounted DRLs.
The car houses angular-looking alloy wheels, indicator-mounted ORVMs, and gets a chrome treatment around the windows.
Moreover, the premium sedan has a wheelbase of 2,975mm and a boot space of 520 liters.
The car offers a luxurious and feature-loaded cabin
The five-seater 530i Sport offers a luxurious cabin with power-adjustable seats wrapped in leather, along with features like ambient lighting and dual-zone climate control.
As for display and infotainment, the car houses a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster and a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment unit with connectivity features.
Apart from that, it provides six airbags, ABS with EBD, a 360-degree parking camera, and several driver-assist features.
Under the hood, it houses a BS6-ready engine
The BMW 530i Sport draws power from a BS6-compliant 2.0-liter turbocharged petrol engine that comes mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission that sends power to the rear wheels.
The unit churns out 252hp of maximum power and 350Nm of peak torque.
Moreover, the car offers five riding modes: Comfort, Eco Pro, Sport, Adaptive, and Sport+.
And, what is the pricing?
As far as pricing is concerned, the new BMW 530i Sport model comes at Rs. 55.40 lakh, making it the most affordable variant in the 5 Series line-up. At this price point, it goes up against the likes of Mercedes-Benz E Class and Audi A6.