by Joan on Jun 18, 2002 Vehicle: 1997 BMW 3 Series 318ti 2dr Hatchback
The ti was billed as an entry into
the BMW line but inappropriately aimed
at college-age men. Properly marketed,
it would have sold, and the new compact
available here. A 63-year-old
grandmother who loves to drive, I
have averages 25,000 miles/year,
averaging 32 mpg. Service has
been excellent. I can't imagine
driving anything but a BMW after owning
this car. Nimble, it hugs the road,
shifts like a dream, and looks and
feels new after almost 100,000 miles.
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