Used 2012 BMW 3 Series Features & Specs

Overview

Overview
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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission6-speed manual6-speed manual6-speed manual
Drive Trainrear wheel driverear wheel driverear wheel drive
Cylindersinline 4inline 6inline 6
Combined MPG272022
Total Seating544
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Drive Train

Drive Train
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
Drive typerear wheel driverear wheel driverear wheel drive
Transmission6-speed manual6-speed manual6-speed manual

Fuel & MPG

Fuel & MPG
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)23/34 mpg17/26 mpg18/28 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)363.4/537.2 mi.273.7/418.6 mi.289.8/450.8 mi.
Fuel tank capacity15.8 gal.16.1 gal.16.1 gal.
Combined MPG272022
Fuel typepremium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)

Engine

Engine
Starting MSRP: $34,900
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Starting MSRP: $38,700
Torque255 ft-lbs. @ 1250 rpm200 ft-lbs. @ 2750 rpm200 ft-lbs. @ 2750 rpm
Base engine size2.0 L3.0 L3.0 L
Horsepower240 hp @ 5000 rpm230 hp @ 6500 rpm230 hp @ 6500 rpm
Turning circle37.0 ft.36.1 ft.36.1 ft.
Valves162424
direct injectionyesnono
Base engine typegasgasgas
Valve timingVariableVariableVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Cylindersinline 4inline 6inline 6

Safety

Safety
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
Passenger head restraint whiplash protection systemyesnoyes
Rear door child safety locksyesnono
Turn signal mirrorsyesnono
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyesnoyes
stability controlyesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesnono
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
3 rear headrestsyesnono
auto delay off headlampsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoringyesyesyes
traction controlyesyesyes
Emergency interior trunk releaseyesyesyes
electronic brakeforce distributionyesyesyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
brake dryingyesyesyes
emergency braking preparationyesyesyes
front fog/driving lightsyesyesyes
Rear center 3-point beltyesnono
post-collision safety systemyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesnoyes
Emergency braking assistyesyesyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyesyesyes
dusk sensing headlampsyesyesyes
2 rear headrestsnoyesyes
cornering lightsnoyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemnoyesyes
xenon high intensity discharge headlampnoyesyes
self-leveling headlightsnoyesyes
dual front with head protection chambers side-mounted airbagsnoyesno
adaptive headlightsnoyesyes

Packages

Packages
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
Sport Lineyesnono
Modern Lineyesnono
Premium Packageyesyesyes
Driver Assistance Packageyesnono
Parking Packageyesnono
Premium Sound Packageyesnono
Luxury Lineyesnono
Cold Weather Packageyesyesyes
Technology Packageyesnono
M Sport Packagenoyesyes
Convenience Packagenoyesyes

In-Car Entertainment

In-Car Entertainment
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyesyesyes
diversity antennayesyesyes
USB connectionyesyesyes
AM/FM stereoyesyesyes
radio data systemyesyesyes

Comfort & Convenience

Comfort & Convenience
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
remote trunk releaseyesyesyes
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyesyesyes
alloy trim on dashyesnono
alloy trim on doorsyesnono
front seatback storageyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesyes
leather and alloy steering wheelyesyesyes
Climate controlyesyesyes
turn signal in mirrorsyesnono
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
speed-proportional power steeringyesyesyes
Sun sensoryesyesyes
cooled storage compartmentyesyesyes
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
front and rear door pocketsyesnono
retained accessory poweryesyesyes
Rear floor matsyesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
alloy trim on center consoleyesnono
interior active charcoal air filteryesyesyes
front and rear reading lightsyesyesyes
12V rear power outlet(s)yesnono
extended cabin heatingyesyesyes
wood trim on center consolenoyesyes
wood trim on doorsnoyesyes
alloy and leather trim on shift knobnoyesno
power rear seat easy entrynoyesno
front door pocketsnoyesyes
trunk lightnoyesyes
wood trim on dashnoyesyes
manual rear seat easy entrynonoyes

Power Feature

Power Feature
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
Power mirrorsyesyesyes
4 one-touch power windowsyesyesno
remote keyless power door locksyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes
Reverse tilt passenger mirror provides curb view when vehicle in reversenoyesno
remote window operationnoyesyes
2 one-touch power windowsnonoyes

Interior Options

Interior Options
Starting MSRP: $34,900
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Speed Limit Informationyesnono
BMW Appsyesyesyes
Rear Manual Side Window Shadesyesnono
Heated Steering Wheelyesyesyes
Power Front Seats w/Driver Seat Memoryyesnoyes
BMW Assist w/Enhanced BT & USByesyesyes
Heated Front Seatsyesyesyes
Satellite Radio w/1 Year Subscriptionyesyesyes
Split Fold-Down Rear Seatyesnono
Comfort Access w/Comfort Loading and Opennoyesno
Through-Loading System w/Cargo Bagnoyesno
Navigation, BMW Assist w/Enhanced BT & USBnoyesyes
M Sports Leather Steering Wheel w/Paddlesnoyesyes
Active Cruise Controlnoyesyes
Harman Kardon Surround Sound Systemnoyesyes
Comfort Access Systemnonoyes
Power Rear Sunshadenonoyes

Instrumentation

Instrumentation
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
low fuel level warningyesyesyes
clockyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
trip computeryesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes

Front Seats

Front Seats
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
Front head room40.3 in.38.0 in.38.4 in.
bucket front seatsyesyesyes
height adjustable passenger seatyesyesno
8 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyesnono
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
8 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesnono
leatheretteyesyesyes
10 -way power passenger seatnoyesno
Front shoulder roomno55.3 in.55.3 in.
Front leg roomno41.8 in.41.8 in.
10 -way power driver seatnoyesno
6 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsnonoyes
4 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentnonoyes

Rear Seats

Rear Seats
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
Rear head room37.3 in.36.5 in.36.8 in.
rear ventilation ductsyesyesyes
folding with storage center armrestyesnono
Rear leg roomno31.9 in.33.7 in.
Rear shoulder roomno49.3 in.51.9 in.
folding with pass-thru center armrestnoyesyes
Folding rear seatbacknoyesno
Split-folding rear seatbacknonoyes

Exterior Options

Exterior Options
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
Xenon Headlightsyesnono
Moonroofyesnoyes
Automatic High Beamsnoyesyes

Measurements

Measurements
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
Front track60.3 in.59.1 in.59.1 in.
Length182.5 in.181.9 in.181.9 in.
Curb weight3406 lbs.3825 lbs.3362 lbs.
Gross weight4409 lbs.4674 lbs.no
Height56.3 in.54.5 in.54.9 in.
Wheel base110.6 in.108.7 in.108.7 in.
Width71.3 in.70.2 in.70.2 in.
Rear track61.9 in.59.6 in.59.6 in.
Cargo capacity, all seats in placeno9.0 cu.ft.11.1 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficientno0.30 Cd.0.29 Cd.
EPA interior volumeno93.2 cu.ft.99.6 cu.ft.

Colors

Colors
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
Exterior Colors
  • Liquid Blue Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral Grey Metallic
  • Mojave Metallic
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Imperial Blue Metallic
  • Sparkling Bronze Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Liquid Blue Metallic
  • Orion Silver Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Le Mans Blue Metallic
  • Titanium Silver Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Platinum Bronze Metallic
  • Space Gray Metallic
  • Crimson Red
  • Tasman Green Metallic
  • Deep Sea Blue Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Vermilion Red Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Le Mans Blue Metallic
  • Titanium Silver Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Blue Water Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Space Gray Metallic
  • Crimson Red
  • Deep Sea Blue Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Black Dakota w/Dark Oyster Highlight, premium leather
  • Venetian Beige, leatherette
  • Black Dakota, premium leather
  • Black, leatherette
  • Coral Red w/Black Highlight, premium leather
  • Black Dakota w/Red Highlight, premium leather
  • Venetian Beige Dakota, premium leather
  • Venetian Dakota, premium leather
  • Saddle Brown, premium leather
  • Everest Gray Dakota w/Black Highlight, premium leather
  • Black w/Red Highlight, leatherette
  • Oyster Dakota w/Dark Oyster Highlight, premium leather
  • Saddle Brown Dakota, premium leather
  • Coral Red/Black Dakota, premium leather
  • Black Dakota, premium leather
  • Cream Beige Dakota, premium leather
  • Oyster/Black Dakota, premium leather
  • Cream Beige, leatherette
  • Beige, leatherette
  • Gray Dakota, premium leather
  • Black, leatherette
  • Saddle Brown Dakota, premium leather
  • Coral Red/Black Dakota, premium leather
  • Black Dakota, premium leather
  • Cream Beige Dakota, premium leather
  • Oyster/Black Dakota, premium leather
  • Cream Beige, leatherette
  • Gray Dakota, premium leather
  • Black, leatherette

Tires & Wheels

Tires & Wheels
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
17 x 7.5 in. wheelsyesnono
Run flat tiresyesyesyes
225/50R17 tiresyesnono
alloy wheelsyesyesyes
225/45R17 tiresnoyesno
17 x 8.0 in. wheelsnoyesyes
225/45R H tiresnonoyes

Suspension

Suspension
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes
multi-link rear suspensionyesyesyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryesyesyes
MacPherson strut front suspensionyesyesyes

Warranty

Warranty
Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $47,600
Starting MSRP: $38,700
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.

Inventory

Inventory
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