<div class="img-caption-wrap "> <img alt="Sachin Tendulkar to appear in BMW 1 Series advertisement" src="https://st2.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/cricket/image_20130822171737.jpg" title="Sachin Tendulkar to appear in BMW 1 Series advertisement" /> <p class="imgcaptionnew" style="width:618px;"> Sachin Tendulkar (right) handed over a brand new BMW to London Olympics bronze medial winner in Badminton Saina Nehwal (left) © PTI</p> </div> <strong>Aug 22, 2013</strong><br /> <br /> Indian batting legend <a href="/tags/Sachin-Tendulkar/post" target="_blank">Sachin Tendulkar</a>, who has been involved with advertising campaigns such Adidas, Coca Cola, Luminous, Toshiba and Boost, will now be seen in a commercial for German automobile car giant BMW. The advertising firm has released a television commercial of Tendulkar driving a BMW 1 Series car. The advertisement also features FIA GT1 racer Armaan Ebrahim.<br /> <br /> According to <em>www.cartrade.com</em>, Tendulkar will be seen driving the car at high speed and then he will be seen exchanging words with Ebrahim.<br /> <br /> Experts believe it has been a wise move by BMW to make Tendulkar part of their advertising campaign.<br /> It is widely known that Tendulkar is a big fan of sports cars and owns few premium luxury cars. Tendulkar was gifted a Ferrari 360 Modena by <a href="/tags/Formula-One/post" target="_blank">Formula One</a> legend <a href="/tags/Michael-Schumacher/post" target="_blank">Michael Schumacher</a> on the eve of British Grand Prix in 2002.<br /> <br /> <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/cricket-articles/Sachin-Tendulkar-announces-ODI-retirement-BCCI/21231" target="_blank">Tendulkar retired from One-Day International cricket</a> last year end and he played his last Twenty20 cricket in the Indian Premier League. After <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/cricket-articles/Mumbai-Indians-win-1st-IPL-title-thump-Chennai-Super-Kings-by-23-runs-in-final/27033" target="_blank">Mumbai Indians lifted the IPL trophy this year,</a> he announced his retirement from T20.<br /> <br /> Last year in August, <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/cricket-articles/sachin-tendulkar-gifts-bmw-car-to-saina-nehwal/17103" target="_blank">Tendulkar handed over a brand new BMW</a> to Saina Nehwal, who won the bronze medal in London Olympics in Badminton.