The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe gets more elegant and appealing in the limited-run Black Shadow guise
2 Series GC, the newest entrant in BMW India’s portfolio was launched here a couple of months back and has already managed to amass impressive responses from the public here. BMW India has now launched the more appealing ‘Black Shadow’ Edition of the sedan which further enhances its visual excellence.
The Black Shadow edition of the 2 series is available in M Sport design trim. The car has an introductory price of Rs. 42.30 lakhs and is limited to just 24 units. 220d M-sport Black Shadow edition will be available in 2 exciting color options, Alpine White and Black Sapphire.
M-Performance parts, part of the package adds further to the aesthetics of the car but are significant in the light-weight construction of the car. The exterior gets a mesh-style M front grille finished in gloss black, blacked out wing mirrors, glossy black ‘M’ Performance rear spoiler, tail pipe ends finished in black chrome, 18″ M Performance forged wheels finished in jet black matte, and the BMW floating hub caps where the logo remains leveled at all times.
Getting inside, the 2 Series Gran Coupe Black Shadow edition doesn’t let you down either. The driver-centric dashboard is finished in high-quality materials, accompanied by sports seats, a panoramic sunroof, segment-first illuminated trim which act as decorative and ambient lighting, which will all make you feel at home.
Powering this young BMW is a 2.0L 4-cylinder twin-turbo diesel mill putting out 190hp and 400Nm of torque, sending power via an 8-speed steptronic automatic box. The 0-100kmph comes in 7.5secs (claimed), quite good for a car built on a front-wheel-drive architecture. The 220d M-sport Black Shadow edition will be manufactured at BMW’s manufacturing facility in Chennai and will be available from December 7 onwards.