2002 BMW 3 Series 330Ci Rwd 2dr Coupe (3.0L 6cyl 5M)
I have the 330Ci with manual transmission and fully loaded minus the navigation system. This car provides the perfect blend of performance, luxury, and sportiness. The acceleration is amazing and the handling is flawless. I have read comparos with the IS 300 stating that the Lexus is a better handler. On smooth, racetrack-like pavement this may be true, but the 330 holds it's composure much better on the imperfect roads-- which is usually what we encounter daily. You can't go wrong with this car. If you are considering the 325, make sure you drive both back to back. There is a substantial difference in acceleration and clutch feel plus some added amenities. No regrets.
Handling, speed, design
A little more torque at the low RPMs-- if anything