The most prestigious automobile awards in India, NDTV Car and Bike awards recently took place and the results are out for this year’s issue. BMW’s high-end car BMW 7 series won the award for Luxury Car Of The Year award. The flagship car of the company is overloaded with the world-class features which can take you to a whole another world the moment you enter the car. The new 7 series was launched in India early this year and was uncovered by BMW India’s brand ambassador and cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar.
The BMW 7 series gives a big time competition to its Audi and Mercedes counterpart. 7 series is priced at 1.10 crore to 1.59 crore. The car is updated from its older model with many new features like headlamps with an option of LED or laser light headlights. The car features sleek horizontal headlamps and tail lamps. The 7 series is equipped with metal switchgear, touch controls and infotainment system with gesture control system. At the center of the back seat, you will find a 7-inch tablet which can be detached and can become handheld device and can control many features of the car which also features different light color theme with different fragrances to choose from.
The car features a smart key which is first of its kind. The key has a small display screen which shows you the quantity of fuel left, on or off the engine, and even lets you park the car. Yes you read that right, The car has a feature in which you can step out of car and can move the car by using your smart key and the car will slowly move in front or back direction and you can park using the technology.
The car is powered with a 4.4 litre Twinpower Turbo V8 engine which generates 445 bhp and 650 Nm of torque, allows the car to accelerate from 0-100 kmph in 4.4 seconds. The top speed of the car has been recorded at 250 kmph. It also comes with 3 litre engine with both diesel and petrol variants. All these massive features and power together made the 7 series beat its rivals with such ease at the NDTV Car and Bike awards to win the Luxury Car Of The Year Award 2017.
In the other categories of the awards, There were also other winners to look out for. The NDTV Car Of The Year award is won by Skoda Superb and mini bike Hero Navi won the award for the NDTV Mini Bike Of The Year.