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The 3-Series is offered in Sedan or Sports Wagon body styles. Sedans are offered in 320i, 328i and 340i variants. The 320i makes 180 horsepower and the 328i makes 240 horsepower, both employing a 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine. The 340i offers a 320-horsepower 3.0L turbocharged six. All three engines employ twin-scroll turbocharging for quick responsiveness as well as strong torque output just above idle, which makes them feel like much larger engines. New-generation 8-speed automatic transmissions help the cars achieve excellent mileage, too -- up to 34 mpg with the 328i Sedan. Special xDrive versions of th... Read More
Packed with power normally reserved for the track, M generates performance unlike anything else. And after four decades of delivering hair-raising thrills, it's still pushing the limits. But, don't just take our word for it. Grip the wheel of any M model—Coupe, Convertible, Gran Coupe, Sedan, Sports Activity Vehicle, and Sports Activity Coupe —and elevate your adrenaline rushes to a whole new level.
A 425-hp 3.0-liter twin-turbo I-6 with 406 lb-ft of torque is the only engine available in the M3 and it can be paired to a six-speed manual or a seven-speed twin-clutch automatic transmission. Fuel economy is respectable for a high performance sports sedan at 17/26 mpg city/highway with the manual and 17/24 mpg with the automatic. There’s 12 cubic feet of trunk space in the M3 and it can be expanded via the standard split folding rear seats.
have always been highly regarded and more than good enough to satisfy the craving for luxury and performance buyers in one package. Those models, however, are about to be offered with a new optional package dubbed the “Competition Package.” But, before we dive too much into what this new package offers for the M3 sedan, M4 coupe, and M4 convertible, let’s take a quick look back at the models.
We created our rendering back in September 2013, and despite not seeing much of the actual model, it was not too hard to decipher what the new M3 would look like. All we had to do was take the revised 3 Series Sedan and add in the typical M elements, like the five twin-spoke wheels, an aggressive front apron and hood and some ground effects. Comparing our rendering to the actual leaked images shows that our artist was on the money with his vision of the M3.