Used 2005 BMW 3 Series Features & Specs

Overview
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$29,300
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$31,050
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$35,700
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Engine TypeGasGasGas
Transmission5-speed manual5-speed manual6-speed manual
Drive TypeRear wheel driveAll wheel driveRear wheel drive
CylindersInline 6Inline 6Inline 6
Combined MPG212021
Total Seating555
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Drivetrain
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$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

Drive typeRear wheel driveAll wheel driveRear wheel drive
Transmission5-speed manual5-speed manual6-speed manual
mechanical center differentialnoyesno
Fuel & MPG
Starting MSRP
$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)18/27 mpg17/25 mpg18/27 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)298.8/448.2 mi.282.2/415.0 mi.298.8/448.2 mi.
Fuel tank capacity16.6 gal.16.6 gal.16.6 gal.
Combined MPG212021
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)Premium unleaded (required)Premium unleaded (required)
Engine
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$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

Torque175 lb-ft @ 3500 rpm175 lb-ft @ 3500 rpm214 lb-ft @ 3500 rpm
Base engine size2.5 l2.5 l3.0 l
Horsepower184 hp @ 6000 rpm184 hp @ 6000 rpm225 hp @ 5900 rpm
Turning circle34.4 ft.35.8 ft.34.4 ft.
Valves242424
Base engine typeGasGasGas
Valve timingVariableVariableVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (dohc)Double overhead cam (dohc)Double overhead cam (dohc)
CylindersInline 6Inline 6Inline 6
Safety
Starting MSRP
$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

electronic brakeforce distributionyesyesyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
Rear door child safety locksyesyesno
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
front fog/driving lightsyesyesyes
front head airbagsyesyesyes
post-collision safety systemyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesno
dual front side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
stability controlyesyesyes
Emergency braking assistyesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesyesyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
3 rear headrestsyesyesyes
dusk sensing headlampsyesyesyes
traction controlyesyesyes
Emergency interior trunk releaseyesyesyes
In-Car Entertainment
Starting MSRP
$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

diversity antennayesyesyes
AM/FM CD-controller stereoyesyesyes
10 total speakersyesyesno
radio data systemyesyesyes
harman/kardon premium brand speakersnonoyes
2 subwoofer(s)nonoyes
12 total speakersnonoyes
harman/kardon premium brand stereo systemnonoyes
Comfort & Convenience
Starting MSRP
$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

remote trunk releaseyesyesyes
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesyes
front cupholdersyesyesyes
leather steering wheelyesyesyes
wood trim on center consoleyesyesyes
wood trim on doorsyesyesyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
Single zone front climate controlyesyesyes
speed-proportional power steeringyesyesyes
Cargo floor matsyesyesyes
retained accessory poweryesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
front door pocketsyesyesyes
front and rear reading lightsyesyesyes
leather trim on shift knobyesyesyes
trunk lightyesyesyes
wood trim on dashyesyesyes
interior air filtrationyesyesyes
front seatback storagenonoyes
Power Feature
Starting MSRP
$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

Power mirrorsyesyesyes
remote window operationyesyesyes
4 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
remote keyless power door locksyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes
Reverse tilt passenger mirror provides curb view when vehicle in reversenonoyes
Instrumentation
Starting MSRP
$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

tachometeryesyesyes
clockyesyesyes
external temperature displaynonoyes
trip computernonoyes
Front Seats
Starting MSRP
$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

Front head room37.0 in.37.0 in.37.0 in.
6 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyesyesno
bucket front seatsyesyesyes
Front shoulder room54.4 in.54.4 in.54.4 in.
Front leg room41.4 in.41.4 in.41.4 in.
vinylyesyesyes
6 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyesno
height adjustable passenger seatnonoyes
height adjustable driver seatnonoyes
6 -way power driver seatnonoyes
6 -way power passenger seatnonoyes
Rear Seats
Starting MSRP
$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

Rear head room37.4 in.37.4 in.37.4 in.
Rear leg room34.6 in.34.6 in.34.6 in.
Rear shoulder room54.2 in.54.2 in.54.2 in.
Measurements
Starting MSRP
$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

Front track57.9 in.57.9 in.57.9 in.
Maximum cargo capacity10.7 cu.ft.10.7 cu.ft.10.7 cu.ft.
Length176 in.176 in.176 in.
Curb weight3219 lbs.3461 lbs.3285 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place10.7 cu.ft.10.7 cu.ft.10.7 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient.31 cd..31 cd..31 cd.
Height55.7 in.56.5 in.55.7 in.
EPA interior volume90.8 cu.ft.90.8 cu.ft.90.8 cu.ft.
Wheel base107.3 in.107.3 in.107.3 in.
Width68.5 in.68.5 in.68.5 in.
Rear track58.4 in.58.3 in.58.4 in.
Colors
Starting MSRP
$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

Exterior Colors
  • Mystic Blue Metallic
  • Silver Gray Metallic
  • Oxford Green Metallic
  • Electric Red
  • Gray Green Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Steel Blue Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Orient Blue Metallic
  • Titanium Silver Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mystic Blue Metallic
  • Silver Gray Metallic
  • Oxford Green Metallic
  • Electric Red
  • Gray Green Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Steel Blue Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Orient Blue Metallic
  • Titanium Silver Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mystic Blue Metallic
  • Silver Gray Metallic
  • Oxford Green Metallic
  • Electric Red
  • Gray Green Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Steel Blue Metallic
  • Imola Red
  • Alpine White
  • Orient Blue Metallic
  • Titanium Silver Metallic
  • Jet Black
Interior Colors
  • Black
  • Gray
  • Sand
  • Sand
  • Black
  • Natural Brown
  • Black
  • Gray
  • Sand
  • Sand
  • Black
  • Natural Brown
  • Black
  • Gray
  • Sand
  • Black
  • Sand
  • Black
  • Natural Brown
Tires & Wheels
Starting MSRP
$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

205/55R H tiresyesyesno
inside mounted spare tireyesyesyes
Alloy spare wheelyesyesyes
fullsize matching spare tireyesyesyes
16 x 7.0 in. wheelsyesyesno
All season tiresyesyesyes
alloy wheelsyesyesyes
17 x 7.0 in. wheelsnonoyes
205/50R H tiresnonoyes
Suspension
Starting MSRP
$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes
multi-link rear suspensionyesyesyes
MacPherson strut front suspensionyesyesyes
Warranty
Starting MSRP
$29,300

Starting MSRP
$31,050

Starting MSRP
$35,700

Free Maintenance4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Basic4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Drivetrain4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Rust12 yr./ unlimited mi.12 yr./ unlimited mi.12 yr./ unlimited mi.
Roadside4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.