It should make you feel special. It should cocoon you in comfort and should let the world know what your status is in this new series on carwale, we are going to take a look at anything and everything that makes a car a luxury car, and today we decode how luxurious this, the bmw 6 series – gran turismo, is let’s begin with its exterior design. After all, the first impression for luxury car is very important. Attention to detail is key and elements like the body lines, badges on key parts of the car, the lights and the design and reliabilities etc. Are key parts of its design? The rich paint quality highlights the curves and creases on any car and the 6 gt. In this case, the 630i m sport variant is offered with five of them: carbon, black tanzanite, blue, bernina, gray, piemont red and this mineral white shade. A gran turismo is supposed to be a luxurious way of traveling long distances and the 6 series gt’s design reflects that purpose. The front fascia screens power with the sculpted lines on the engine cover large twin kidney, grilles, slim headlights and this large intakes on the front. Bumper, a highlight of the front are the new laser light headlights, which can be easily identified by the blue inlays on the upper edges. Also new, are these twin l shaped leds, the outer ones develop as the indicator. These headlights have a range of 650 meters and use gps to light up the road ahead.
The side profile is the most unique view for the 6 series gt. While the front is aggressive and sporty the cabin and its roof line, gently flows to the rear, signifying how much more space there is, especially for the rear passengers. Most of the lines and surface designs on the side of gt are subtle, except, of course, for this hockey stick like element on the bottom. This extends from the functional air vent behind the front wheel, all the way to the rear door look closely, and there are other elements on the side, including this line. That extends from the headlights to the bottom of the windows and this one that extends from the door handles onto the tail lamps. While both of these are subtle and can be lost in this white shade that the gt is in, it does add character to the design, especially under the correct lighting. The 630i gt we have here is fitted with m specific 19 inch. Alloy wheels with a 5 double spoke design. These complement the sporty design of the car very well. They also look really good on the move, hiding behind the front wheels. Are these dark blue brake caliper covers with the m badge proudly displayed on it, while not a full blown m performance car? There are other hints to the m sport package. The 6gt comes with including badges on the wheels and the front fenders at the rear. The six gt sloping roof line neatly integrates onto the boot clip which features this pop up.
Spoiler other highlights here include the large led tail lamps, the black apron on the rear bumper and these dual trapezoidal exhausts, because the focus of the gt is long distance touring, with a focus on rear passengers. Let’S take a look at the luxurious features available to them. Music, the first thing you notice before you step in are these cool frameless doors. The insides get a dual tone: black and cognac brown theme. The seats are all leather and get comfort headdress, as well as contrast stitching on them. As an added detail, the comfortable seats are made a bit more practical thanks to the electrically adjustable backrest, which can help you relax on longer journeys. The sloping roofline we saw earlier helps free up a lot of headroom for the rear passengers, while the large panoramic sunroof lets in a lot of light and increases that sensor space even more. Both rear passengers get individual 10.25 inch, infotainment screens, which can control multimedia and ambient lighting with a blu ray dvd, disc reader and individual usb ports for smartphone connectivity. The rear passengers can choose to enjoy their own songs or watch any content they like. While they can enjoy the sound of the music or video through the 16 speaker, harman kardon surround sound system. They also have the choice of listening through their own headphones. The luxury factor increases even more thanks to the addition of individual climate control for the rear passengers. With when space between the front seats and the pillars each passenger can individually set the climate in their section of the car, depending on the mood passengers can use.
The large panoramic sunroof and the electrically actuated side window blinds to let in more light or increase privacy from the world outside the side window blinds can be controlled by the driver as well. Surprisingly, the front occupants get more pampered on the 6gt. The sporty seats offer better contouring and can be adjusted in more ways: there’s, even a memory function for the driver seat where settings for three individual drivers can be stored. Apart from the electrically adjustable seats, the driver can also adjust the steering, reach and rake electrically. The steering and the driver seat move out of the way automatically when the door is opened for easy ingress or aggress. The twin 12.3 inch screens on the dashboard feature bmw’s latest os 7 interface, which is faster, has better graphics and has a better voice assist system. The central infotainment screens layout can be customized and can be used to operate various multimedia and car control systems, either via touch or via the eye controller on the lower console or even your voice. Hey bmw, the driver and the front passenger will also appreciate that a wireless smartphone charging pad is offered on the 6 gts standard. Even smartphone connectivity like android, auto and apple carplay is wireless, meaning. You don’t have to take out your phone out of your pocket and fiddle around with cables to enjoy your music, hear messages or use the navigation. The dashboard has more space to show off the six gt’s immersive ambient lighting system, the colors for which can be controlled by the center screen at night.
The interior lighting design is really evident and adds to the cool factor of the car, a light projector also lights up the road surface immediately around the car. In what bmw calls the welcome light carpet to live up to its gran turismo name, the six series gets the hatchback door, which opens up to reveal a humongous 600 liter upboard space with the rear seats folded down. This increases to a massive 1800 liters. The rear seats can be folded in a 40 20 40 manner for increased practicality, and the seats can be conveniently folded by pulling on these Music levers. Music on the move, the 6 series gt feels very comfortable, and that is in spite of running on low profile tiles. This is thanks to twin axle air suspension with adaptive dampers. This allows the suspension to iron out road imperfections with individual wheel control. The suspension can also keep the car level depending on how the occupants and the luggage have been kept inside. The ride height is also constantly being adjusted with it being lowered at higher speeds for better handling and aerodynamics. Music. Don’T worry about large speed, breakers or driving off road. The air suspension can be manually lifted by 20 millimeters to increase ground clearance. It is always good to know that you have an extremely capable engine under the hood of a luxury car, and the 630i gt has exactly that, though, powered by a 2 liter turbocharged petrol engine, developing 255 bhp of maximum power and 400 nm of peak torque, the 6Gt is not all about performance, depending on your mood you can select from among four driving modes, each changing the characteristic of the engine and the 8 speed automatic transmission completely.
You can easily drive over 900 kilometers on a tank in eco mode with the engine and transmission ticking over quietly. In the background in comfort mode, everything, including the suspension, is adjusted to make your ride as comfortable and luxurious as possible, and when you feel like it, the gt can become a very quick missile. So we have taken a close look at everything that makes the bmw 6 series grand tourist move a luxury car. This 630i m sport variant is priced at rs, 67.9 lakh ex showroom delhi. You can check out the on road prices of the car in your city through the link in the description below or by tapping the pop out banner on the screen. Please leave a comment below to let us know if you have liked this video format and which car we should make such a video on next, as always help us increase our reach by liking. This video and sharing it subscribe to the channel and don’t forget to hit the bell icon to be notified.