Press release | 2022.06.06

BMW Thailand kicks off online booking for new BMW 430i Convertible M Sport

Online booking starts 6th June 2022 at 11:00 hrs. along with special online offer for M Performance Edition package for BMW 5 Series

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Bangkok. BMW Thailand is launching online booking of the new BMW 430i Convertible M Sport, a premium midsize convertible vehicle that blends athleticism, exclusivity, and BMW’s legendary sheer driving pleasure. The model will be available for booking online at https://shop.bmw.co.th/ commencing 6th June 2022 at 11:00 hrs. for a limited number of only 14 units. In addition, customers booking the BMW 520d M Sport and 530e M Sport can bring the motorsports sensation to their new vehicle with the M Performance Edition, available via online booking in a limited run of 55 units at a special price of THB 80,000.

The new BMW 430i Convertible M Sport offers a wonderful open-air driving experience. The striking front end of the vehicle shines the spotlight with the large, vertically emphasised BMW kidney grille angles. At the rear, slim and stylishly darkened full-LED rear lights in an L-shape underscore the car’s powerful looks. The M Sport brakes in red high-gloss and M Aerodynamics package give the open-top model an agile and stylish appearance. At the heart of the new BMW 430i Convertible M Sport is the four-cylinder petrol engine with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology, unleashing a maximum output of 190 kW/258 hp. Maximum torque stands at 400 Nm and can be summoned between 1,550 and 4,400 rpm. The new BMW 430i Convertible M Sport is fitted with an 8-speed Steptronic Sport transmission and M Sport suspension and rides on 19-inch M light-alloy bicolour double-spoke wheels. A wide range of driver assistance systems equipped in this model includes Active Cruise Control with Stop&Go function, Driving Assistant, Park Distance Control, Parking Assistant and Crash Sensor. The new BMW 430i Convertible M Sport is priced at THB 4,499,000 (VAT included with BSI Standard Package).

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In addition, BMW is ready to deliver a superior experience with a tailor-made M Performance Edition package for the BMW 520d M Sport (THB 3,599,000 VAT included with BSI Standard Package), and most recently, for the BMW 530e M Sport (THB 3,739,000 VAT included with BSI Standard Package). The M Performance Edition package now adds a touch of the dynamic agility found in motorsports to the unique appeal of an iconic executive saloon and will be available via online booking at a special price of 80,000 baht, reduced from the normal value of 210,000 baht (VAT and installation fee included), in a limited number of only 55 units. 

The M Performance Edition package includes the M Performance kidney grille in carbon fibre, M Performance front splitter in carbon fibre, rear carbon spoiler, carbon mirror caps, M Performance accent stripes, and M Performance side stripes.

Customers who wish to experience Sheer Driving Pleasure with an even sharper sporting edge in the new BMW 430i Convertible M Sport and the BMW 5 Series M Performance Edition can visit https://shop.bmw.co.th/ for special offers and online booking.

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  • The BMW Group 

    With its four brands BMW, MINI, Rolls-Royce and BMW Motorrad, the BMW Group is the world’s leading premium manufacturer of automobiles and motorcycles and also provides premium financial and mobility services.

    The BMW Group production network comprises 31 production and assembly facilities in 15 countries; the company has a global sales network in more than 140 countries.

    In 2021, the BMW Group sold over 2.5 million passenger vehicles and more than 194,000 motorcycles worldwide. The profit before tax in the financial year 2021 was € 16.1 billion on revenues amounting to € 111.2 billion. As of 31 December 2021, the BMW Group had a workforce of 118,909 employees.

    The success of the BMW Group has always been based on long-term thinking and responsible action. The company set the course for the future at an early stage and consistently makes sustainability and efficient resource management central to its strategic direction, from the supply chain through production to the end of the use phase of all products.

    BMW Group Thailand   

    BMW Group Thailand, a subsidiary of BMW AG, Germany, was established on the 3rd October 1998. The four entities of BMW Group Thailand are BMW (Thailand) Co., Ltd. with responsibility for wholesales & marketing of BMW Group products, BMW Manufacturing (Thailand) Co., Ltd. with responsibility for BMW and BMW Motorrad local production, BMW Leasing (Thailand) Co., Ltd. with responsibility for financial services offerings to both wholesale and retail customers, and BMW Parts Manufacturing (Thailand) Co., Ltd., with responsibility for supplying components for the assembly of BMW Motorrad vehicles at BMW Group Manufacturing Thailand’s Plant in Rayong.
    In 2021, BMW Group Thailand recorded a stable performance with 11,032 BMW and MINI registrations. A total of 9,982 BMW vehicles and 1,050 MINI vehicles were registered last year. BMW Motorrad Thailand maintained its performance in 2021 with 1,197 motorcycle registrations.

    On the production side, the BMW Group Manufacturing Thailand plant was founded on BMW Group’s strong belief in the growth potential of Asian markets and Thailand in particular with its unique location, strong manufacturing base, and ready supply of skilled automotive labour, being an automotive hub for ASEAN. On-going investment has been put into the expansion of plant Rayong in terms of assembling processes, aiming to meet growing customer demand. In addition, with approximately 4 billion Thai Baht representing the amount of annual purchasing in Thailand, the BMW Global Purchasing office has been established in Thailand. This is to source various components from local suppliers in Thailand and the broader ASEAN region, in order to supply the entire BMW production network of 31 production and assembly facilities, located in 15 countries worldwide.   

    BMW Group Manufacturing Thailand produces the following 18 models: BMW 2 Series, BMW 3 Series, BMW 5 Series, BMW 7 Series, BMW X1, BMW X3, BMW X5, BMW X6 and BMW X7. For BMW Motorrad, the BMW F 900 R, BMW F 900 XR, BMW F 750 GS, BMW F 850 GS, BMW F 850 GS Adventure, BMW R 1250 GS, BMW R 1250 GS Adventure, BMW S 1000 R and BMW S 1000 RR are also locally assembled at the plant. In addition, BMW Group Manufacturing Thailand now assembles five BMW plug-in hybrid models; BMW 330e, BMW 530e, BMW X3 xDrive30e, BMW X5 xDrive45e and BMW 745Le xDrive. 

    For further information, please contact:  
    BMW Group Thailand   
    1397 
    www.bmw.co.th   
    www.mini.co.th   
    www.bmw-motorrad.co.th   

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