Álvarez Barba, Official Representative of BMW Motorrad in Ecuador, also officially launched the Scooter BMW C 400 GT.
BMW Motorrad established its new product category in the area of urban mobility in 2011 with the debut of the BMW C 600 Sport and the BMW C 650 GT as Premium vehicles for the maxi scooter segment.
Subsequently, they were followed by the BMW C 400 X, which was presented for the first time in fall 2017, a dynamically oriented Premium vehicle for the segment of mid-size scooters.
Now BMW Motorrad presents the BMW C 400 GT, the Gran Turismo variant of the mid-size scooter, geared towards a greater comfort and one greater ability to travel. Whether you are going downtown, going to the office or enjoying a tour after work or on the weekend, the new BMW C 400 GT is the perfect companion to enjoy the free time to the fullest, not only personally, but also with a passenger.
Powerful single cylinder engine with optimized efficiency, combined with a CVT transmission, vibration decoupling and ASC
The BMW C 400 GT is powered by the single cylinder engine of optimized efficiency with a power of 34 hp (25 kW) as also used in the BMW C 400 X.
Power transmission is carried out through a CVT gearbox (Continuous Variable Transmission), and a torsional stiffness swing arm with a innovative bearing for one minimal vibration and therefore of maximum comfort.
The Automatic Stability Control (ASC) ensures greater safety during acceleration, especially on surfaces slippery.
Sturdy tubular steel frame, telescopic fork and high-performance ABS braking system as standard
Like the BMW C 400 X, the new BMW C 400 GT count with one robust tubular steel frame. Suspension and damping are handled by a telescopic fork in the part lead and two spring / damper couplings in the part rear.
The configuration and spring travel have been selected to ensure fun sporty and driving dynamics are combined with a level of very high comfort. Brake double disc in the part leadtogether with a brake disk in the part rear, Y ABS, offer supreme performance and exceptional safety.
LED lighting technology as standard and BMW Motorrad connectivity as a factory option
Besides the standard lighting in technology LED, the new BMW C 400 GT also offers a variety of highlights in the area of connectivity, which are new to the segment. A set of multifunctional instruments with TFT screen full color of 6.5 inch it is available as a factory option, for example.
Together with the advanced BMW Motorrad multi-controller offering a integrated operation, this means that the driver can access connectivity and vehicle functions quickly and without being distracted from what is happening on the road.
Besides the convenience of being able to use the phone and listening to music while traveling, it also offers the advantage of navigate effortlessly through a practical arrows system.
Modern and innovative design with excellent protection against wind and weather, as well as an ingenious storage concept including the ‘flexcase’ system
In terms of style, the new BMW C 400 GT can be instantly identified as a member of the BMW Motorrad C family: it is elegant and functional in appearance, always ready and waiting for a relaxed urban stroll or longer trips with a passenger.
Viewed from the front, it is dominated by double headlights Aerodynamic LEDs with the distinctive design of the LED daytime running light in the shape of fiber optic elements.
Along with a smooth and very organic body design, with integrated turn signals, ensures that the new Great tourism for the segment of medium-sized scooters clearly distinguishes itself from its competitors.
With a enhanced protection against him wind and the climate thanks to a higher windshield than in the BMW C 400 X, as well as a carefully designed storage concept that includes two glove boxes and the system ‘flexcase” under the comfortable single-section seat, the new mid-size scooter also offers everything you need to meet the demands of everyday practicality and the suitability of a long journey. As an additional comfort feature, the new BMW C 400 GT is equipped with the system Keyless ride serial.
This makes the operation, the steering lock, the seat, the fuel filler cap and the storage compartments are very convenient. The new BMW C 400 GT presents improved comfort properties in form of seat with backrest for the driver and a couple of full foot surfaces of the passenger, instead of traditional footrests.