Introduction Don't mess with a good thing. It wouldn't be far-fetched to call the 3 Series a legend, as it has collected countless accolades, a devoted customer base and excellent sales during its five previous generations. The steering is a little light and lacking in feel, but it is accurate. Those purists will at least be happy to hear that the 335i's turbocharged inline-6 carries on. Whether barreling down the autobahn or threading our way through the many villages that dot the countryside, the car remained unfazed.
Optional equipment could be ordered individually or combined into packages. The new sedan does ride better and remains a wonderful long-distance cruiser, boasting both a supple ride and a hushed cabin. Each consideration maximizes every square inch of storage for gear and passengers alike. Small wagons are making a bit of a comeback, especially sporty Euros with offerings from all of the big three - , and. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. The 323i is no more and the 335i performance model has been dropped due to lack of demand. Rear-wheel drive and a six-speed manual are standard; a six-speed automatic and all-wheel drive are optional.
The hatch glass can flip up independently of the tailgate. The list includes an available head-up display and an automatic parking system. It has 118k miles and is powered by a 3. How to protect your purchase? FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. Interior Design and Special Features The redesigned 3 Series sedan cabin gets a more contemporary update compared to the other body styles, especially around the dash, doors and center console. Still, it's possible to store a standard roller suitcase back there or two smaller bags. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter.
It even sounds the part under full throttle which is so important. The intuitive iDrive electronics interface is one of the best of its kind, made better in the new sedan with a 6. There's also a new power liftgate that can be opened hands-free if you learn exactly how to thrust a foot under the center of the rear bumper only one kick, at a specific speed -- we had to practice. The extra length adds 0. The 2006 E90 marked the 15th consecutive year that the 3 Series was named on.
NewUsedFilter selectedNewUsedList, null ; newUsedFilter. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. Each consideration maximizes every square inch of storage for gear and passengers alike. Approximately 75k miles are reportedly shown on the odometer. Instrumentation includes a 160-mph speedometer, a tachometer with a 6,750-rpm redline, a fuel efficiency gauge, and a digital multi-function display. And do it all from the comfort of a full Dakota Leather interior.
The new sedan does ride better and remains a wonderful long-distance cruiser, boasting both a supple ride and a hushed cabin. It will be hooked up to an eight-speed automatic as standard in Aussie cars. All four trim lines are available on the wagon: Luxury, Modern, Sport, and M Sport, the latter of which includes the 0. Powertrains and Performance The 328i sedan is powered by a 2. Inside, the wagon looks just like the latest sedan.
That means no , no diesel, and no manual. The car was praised for its balance between performance and practicality, as well as between style and seriousness. The slightly greater rearward weight bias is unnoticeable and the crisp turn-in from the electric power steering feels identical to the sedan's, which is to say, pretty darned good for electric, if not as scintillating as our favorite hydraulic racks. The E93's side windows are 30 percent larger than its E46 convertible predecessor, resulting in a 38 percent increase in visibility. Still, we have no complaints about the 328i sedan's new turbocharged four-cylinder engine.
Deep Sea Blue Metallic exterior and Saddle Brown Dakota Leather interior, 328i xDrive trim. It still has sharp reflexes, but its steering doesn't offer quite as much feedback as the previous model. We certainly don't pine for the 335i six-cylinder engine, which is not available in any market in the wagon, but we may be a touch jealous of Europe's turbodiesels. Four mounting points are provided into which a telescoping aluminum cargo divider can be positioned longitudinally, width-wise, or diagonally across the main cargo floor. The interior gets a far more visually interesting design than the rather plain one it replaces. Small wagons are making a bit of a comeback, especially sporty Euros with offerings from all of the big three - , and.