As per the latest update, the 100,000th car from BMW Russia has been rolled out in this month. This model has been launched by both BMW and Avtotor, the production ally of BMW in Russia at the Kaliningrad plant. BMW forged the partnership with Avtotor in 1997 and they have been jointly manufacturing the cars since 1999.
For reaching this impeccable milestone in car industry, which is very impressive, BMW in Russia launched a new 5 series model as the special edition.
This machine is celebrating the unparalleled milestone with some of the top of its range features such as:
- ‘Anthracite’ as the Upholstery over headliner
- Regeneration of brake energy
- Steering wheel of M-sport
- Front seats type sports stitched using the Dakota leather
- Headlights of powerful Bi-xenon
- Alloy wheels of 18-inch
- LED fog lights
When checked under the hood, it would boast the powerful four cylinder engine comprising the displacement of 2 liters and offers an impeccable output of about 245 hp. Molded with an automatic gearbox of eight speed, thus this beast transfers the power on the road with the powerful system of four-wheel drive. Some other trivial details can be obtained by looking at the images very easily. This is also the epic moment for any car manufacturer.
When speaking about the collaboration, Avtotor along with BMW is introducing sedans under 3 and 7 series respectively. The previous Generation 5 series model, E60 was also launched during the year 2004 in Russia and it was carried out before being launched into any other export market as per the press release notes available.