BMW Motorrad India launches C 400 GT midsize scooter at Rs 995,000 

by Autocar Pro News Desk , 12 Oct 2021

BMW Motorrad India has launched the new BMW C 400 GT premium midsize scooter in India. Available as a completely built-up unit (CBU) and priced at Rs 995,000 (ex-showroom), it can be booked at all BMW Motorrad India dealerships from today onwards.

The C 400 GT is powered by a water-cooled, single-cylinder, four-stroke 350cc engine which develops 34 hp (25 kW) at 7500rpm and a maximum torque of 35 Nm at 5750rpm. It does the 0-100kph sprint in 9.5 seconds and can achieve a maximum speed of 139kph.

Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India said, “The launch of the C 400 GT heralds a new era in the urban mobility segment in India. Whether riding into the city centre, travelling to the office or enjoying a weekend tour, the C 400 GT is the perfect partner to enjoy riding to the fullest: not just as alone but with a passenger too.”

To enable customers to own BMW Motorrad motorcycles of their choice, BMW Financial Services India will offer customized and flexible financial solutions. Customers can also get their loans pre-approved prior to delivery.

The midsize scooter, whose hallmarks are excellent comfort, dynamic performance and enhanced touring capability, has an aerodynamically designed front with twin LED headlight and integrated turn indicators. The higher windshield offers enhanced wind and weather protection. The storage comprises of two glove compartments and a flexcase under the single-section seat meets the demands of both everyday practicality and touring suitability. The keyless ride offers convenient operation of ignition, steering lock, seat, filler cap and storage compartments. 

The C 400 GT has a newly engineered suspension with rugged tubular steel frame enabling enhanced handling and directional stability at high speeds and the robustness required for day-to-day use. Suspension duties are handled by a telescopic fork at the front and two spring struts with generous spring travel of 112mm. The scooter is shod with a 15-inch tyre at front and 14-inch tyre at rear. A high performance brake system with twin disc at the front, single disc at the rear and ABS and standard ensures maximum safety. The scooter is equipped with both a side stand and a centre stand that makes allows parking an effortless affair. 

This BMW on two wheels gets a multifunctional instrument cluster with 6.5-inch full-colour TFT screen . BMW Motorrad Multi-Controller gives the rider quick access to vehicle and connectivity functions.