BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe, 3 Series Touring and X1 LCI gets new M Performance Parts
The new BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe, the new BMW 3 Series Touring and the revised BMW X1 are not only only the latest unveils from Munich, but also the latest models to get the M Performance Parts treatment.
An extensive range of M Performance Parts is now available to choose from as Original BMW Accessories right from market launch in order to enhance the sportiness appearance of these cars.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe
The 8 Series Gran Coupe gets the M Performance carbon fiber front ornamental grille and and the side ornamental grille in exposed carbon which enhance the car’s sporty, exclusive impression overall.
Another visual highlight is provided by the M Performance carbon fiber exterior mirror caps which are coated several times before being given a high-gloss polish to obtain their distinctive look.
Both the appearance and the driving dynamics of the new BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé benefit from the 20-inch M Performance light alloy wheels offered in two designs. The 20-inch M Performance forged wheel Multi-Spoke 732 M is offered exclusively in the bicolor look Night Gold burnished and gloss-milled. The likewise weight-optimized, forged 20-inch M Performance wheel 763 M in Frozen Gold has a milled M Performance inscription on the rim flange and is supplied as a complete wheel set with sports tires.
For additional braking power, the 8 Series Gran Coupe customers can pick the M Performance 19-inch brake system with its large inner-vented and perforated brake discs in lightweight construction. The 4-piston brake calipers made of aluminum on the front axle are designed consistently for optimized weight.
A wide range of M Performance components is available to choose from for the interior of the BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé as well. The M Performance steering wheel with extremely pronounced Alcantara grip area including thumb-rests and special underlay creates a pure race track feeling, for example.
It also has a red central marking in the 12 o’clock position as well as a silver-grey, hand crafted cross-stitch seam. The M Performance steering wheel can be additionally fitted with the M Performance carbon fiber steering wheel trim, and M Performance carbon fiber shift paddles are also available to boost the car’s motor racing look. They feature carbon fabric instead of the standard chrome surface.
In the footwell of the new BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, M Performance floor mats likewise underscore the sporty character of the car with an M Performance inscription and a pennant in the hallmark M colors.
BMW LED door projectors are available to replace the standard entry light. In addition to the BMW logo and the BMW M logo, the slide set also includes three different M Performance logos. These can be interchanged at will. There is also a stylish M Performance key holder.
BMW 3 Series Touring
An extensive program of M Performance Parts is also available for the market launch of the BMW 3 Series Touring. While the M Performance exterior mirror caps are offered solely in carbon fiber, the M Performance rear diffuser is available in either carbon fiber or high-gloss black. All other components in the package have an exclusive high-gloss black finish, permanently underscoring the five-door model’s sporty appearance.
One particularly attractive feature is the M Performance carbon fiber exterior mirror caps with their characteristic look in motor racing style. Another options available is the M Performance side sill wrapping Frozen Black with M Performance inscription.
A distinctive visual accentuation for the exterior is also provided by the M Performance front ornamental grille Iconic Glow: when the vehicle is opened and closed, it lights up the radiator grilles and front area in a unique manner.
The 18-inch M Performance light alloy wheel Double Spoke Styling 796 is weight-optimixed, ensuring even further improved driving dynamics in the new BMW 3 Series Touring. Meanwhile, M Performance wheel bags offer optimum protection when transporting and storing the wheels. The brake caliper of the M Performance 18-inch brake system provides a perfect visual match for the light-alloy wheel finished in black matte.
Inside, you can choose the M Performance steering wheel with Alcantara grip area, red central marking at the 12 o’clock position and silver-grey, hand-sewn cross-stitch seam. Various carbon fiber components are also available for the interior: the M Performance carbon fiber shift paddles, the M Performance carbon fiber steering wheel trim with Alcantara insert and the M Performance carbon fiber interior trims.
The M Performance gear lever knob with Alcantara gaiter is a sporty highlight in the central console that provides distinctive emphasis for the manual transmission. The knob has been completely redesigned in ergonomic style, offering functional grip surfaces and an illuminated shift scheme.
The M Performance floor mats with decorative seam in contrasting colours are another attractive interior feature available for the new BMW 3 Series Touring, while the stainless steel pedal rests and stainless steel footrest likewise underscore the car’s sporty character.
The BMW X1 Facelift is also further refined for additional sportiness. The crossover is getting the M Performance carbon fiber exterior mirror caps and the M front ornamental grille in high-gloss black. One highlight among the M Performance Parts available for the new BMW X1 is the 20-inch summer complete wheel set Styling 717 M, available solely as an accessory, in a matte black finish.
In the interior, the M Performance steering wheel has pronounced grip areas covered with Alcantara. The M Performance steering wheel trim elements are also available in carbon fiber/Alcantara or carbon fiber/leather. In the footwell, the M Performance floor mats add a touch of sporty flair.
Finally, the M Performance key holder provides elegant and functional damage protection for the vehicle key of the new BMW X1.
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