2013 BMW 3 Series Sports Wagon First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2013 BMW 3 Series - Road Test Specs


Year Make Model2013 BMW 3 Series 328i 4dr Wagon (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)
Estimated MSRP$37,000


ConfigurationLongitudinal, front-engine, rear-wheel drive
Engine typeTurbocharged, direct-injected inline-4, gasoline with auto-stop/start
Displacement (cc/cu-in)1,997cc (122 cu-in)
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, 4 valves per cylinder
Compression ratio (x:1)10.0
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)240 @ 5,000
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)258 @ 1,250
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Transmission typeEight-speed automatic with console shifter
Transmission ratios (x:1)I=4.714, II=3.143, III=2.106, IV=1.667, V=1.285, VI=1.0, VII=0.839, VIII=0.667
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.154


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts with dual lower ball joints
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, coil springs
Steering typeElectric-assist, speed-proportional
Steering ratio (x:1)15
Tire typeAll-season front and rear
Tire size225/45R17H
Wheel size17-by-7.5 inches front and rear
Wheel materialAlloy
Brakes, frontVentilated steel discs with single-piston sliding calipers
Brakes, rearVentilated steel discs with single-piston sliding calipers

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)6.0

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)23 city/34 highway/27 combined

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,602
Length (in.)182
Width (in.)71.3
Height (in.)56.2
Wheelbase (in.)110.6
Track, front (in.)60.3
Track, rear (in.)61.9
Turning circle (ft.)37
Trunk volume (cu-ft)17.5
Max cargo volume behind 1st row (cu-ft)53


Bumper-to-bumper4 years/50,000 miles
Powertrain4 years/50,000 miles
Corrosion12 years/Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance4 years/Unlimited miles
Free scheduled maintenance4 years/50,000 miles

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