2018 BMW 3 Series Features & Specs

Overview

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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission8-speed shiftable automatic8-speed shiftable automatic8-speed shiftable automatic
Drive Trainrear wheel driverear wheel driveall wheel drive
Cylindersinline 4inline 4inline 4
Combined MPG282727
Total Seating555
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Drive Train

Starting MSRP: $34,900
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Drive typerear wheel driverear wheel driveall wheel drive
Transmission8-speed shiftable automatic8-speed shiftable automatic8-speed shiftable automatic
Center limited slip differentialnonoyes

Fuel & MPG

Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $40,250
Starting MSRP: $42,250
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)24/35 mpg23/34 mpg23/33 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)379.2/553.0 mi.363.4/537.2 mi.363.4/521.4 mi.
Fuel tank capacity15.8 gal.15.8 gal.15.8 gal.
Combined MPG282727
Fuel typepremium unleaded (recommended)premium unleaded (recommended)premium unleaded (recommended)

Engine

Starting MSRP: $34,900
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Torque200 ft-lbs. @ 1250 rpm258 ft-lbs. @ 1450 rpm258 ft-lbs. @ 1450 rpm
Base engine size2.0 L2.0 L2.0 L
Horsepower180 hp @ 5000 rpm248 hp @ 5200 rpm248 hp @ 5200 rpm
Turning circle37.1 ft.37.1 ft.38.4 ft.
Valves161616
direct injectionyesyesyes
Base engine typegasgasgas
Valve timingVariableVariableVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Cylindersinline 4inline 4inline 4

Safety

Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $40,250
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Rear door child safety locksyesyesyes
Turn signal mirrorsyesyesyes
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
stability controlyesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
3 rear headrestsyesyesyes
auto delay off headlampsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoringyesyesyes
traction controlyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
brake dryingyesyesyes
emergency braking preparationyesyesyes
front fog/driving lightsyesyesyes
Rear center 3-point beltyesyesyes
post-collision safety systemyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyesyes
Emergency braking assistyesyesyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyesyesyes
dusk sensing headlampsyesyesyes
LED headlampyesyesyes

Packages

Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $40,250
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Track Handling Packageyesyesyes
Driving Assistance Packageyesyesyes
Premium Packageyesyesyes
Sport Packageyesnono
Convenience Packageyesyesyes
Shadow Sport Editionnoyesyes
Executive Packagenoyesyes
Luxury Packagenoyesyes
M Sport Packagenoyesyes

In-Car Entertainment

Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $40,250
Starting MSRP: $42,250
AM/FM stereoyesyesyes
auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyesyesyes
2 subwoofer(s)yesyesyes
205 watts stereo outputyesyesyes
USB connectionyesyesyes
9 total speakersyesyesyes

Comfort & Convenience

Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $40,250
Starting MSRP: $42,250
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyesnono
front seatback storageyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesyes
leather steering wheelyesyesyes
keyless ignitionyesyesyes
Climate controlyesyesyes
turn signal in mirrorsyesyesyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
Sun sensoryesyesyes
cooled storage compartmentyesyesyes
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
front and rear door pocketsyesyesyes
electric power steeringyesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
interior air filtrationyesyesyes
extended cabin heatingyesyesyes
electrochromatic inside rearview mirrornoyesyes
universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)noyesyes
Transmission, cruise and audio controls on steering wheelnoyesyes

Power Feature

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4 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
remote keyless power door locksyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes
Reverse tilt passenger only provides curb view when vehicle in reversenoyesyes

Interior Options

Starting MSRP: $34,900
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SiriusXM Satellite Radio w/1 Year All Access Subscriptionyesnono
Apple CarPlay Compatibilityyesyesyes
Power Front Seatsyesnono
Heated Steering Wheelyesyesyes
Navigation System w/Touchpadyesyesyes
Heated Front Seatsyesyesyes
Wireless Chargingyesyesyes
Split Fold-Down Rear Seatyesnono
Heated Rear Seatsyesyesyes
Rear Manual Side Window Shadesnoyesyes
Non Sport Seats for Luxury Packagenoyesyes
Active Cruise Controlnoyesyes
Harman Kardon Surround Sound Systemnoyesyes

Instrumentation

Starting MSRP: $34,900
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clockyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
trip computeryesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes

Front Seats

Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $40,250
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Front head room40.3 in.40.3 in.40.3 in.
6 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyesnono
bucket front seatsyesnono
height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
Front shoulder room55.1 in.55.1 in.55.1 in.
leatheretteyesyesyes
Front leg room42.0 in.42.0 in.42.0 in.
6 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesnono
10 -way power passenger seatnoyesyes
sport front seatsnoyesyes
2 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentnoyesyes
10 -way power driver seatnoyesyes
2 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsnoyesyes
driver seat thigh extensionnoyesyes

Rear Seats

Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $40,250
Starting MSRP: $42,250
Rear head room37.7 in.37.7 in.37.7 in.
Rear leg room35.1 in.35.1 in.35.1 in.
Rear shoulder room55.1 in.55.1 in.55.1 in.
folding center armrestyesnono
rear ventilation ductsyesyesyes
folding with pass-thru center armrestnoyesyes
Split-folding rear seatbacknoyesyes

Exterior Options

Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $40,250
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Comfort Access Keyless Entryyesnono
18" Turbine Wheels w/All-Season Tiresyesnono
Moonroof Deletionyesyesyes
18" V-Spoke Orbit Grey Light Alloy Wheels w/Mixed Performance Non-Runflat Tiresyesyesyes
18" V-Spoke Ferric Light Alloy Wheels w/Mixed Performance Tiresyesnono
18" Double-Spoke Light Alloy Wheels w/Mixed Performance Tiresnoyesyes
18" Double-Spoke Light Alloy Wheels w/All-Season Tiresnoyesyes
18" Star-Spoke Wheels w/All-Season Tiresnoyesyes
18" Bi-Color Jet Black Double-Spoke Wheels w/All-Season Tiresnoyesyes
18" Star-Spoke Wheels w/Mixed Summer Tiresnoyesyes
18" Bi-Color Jet Black Double-Spoke Wheels w/Mixed Performance Tiresnoyesyes

Measurements

Starting MSRP: $34,900
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Starting MSRP: $42,250
Length182.8 in.182.8 in.182.8 in.
Curb weight3370 lbs.3541 lbs.3706 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place13.0 cu.ft.13.0 cu.ft.13.0 cu.ft.
Ground clearance5.5 in.5.5 in.5.7 in.
Height56.3 in.56.3 in.56.5 in.
Wheel base110.6 in.110.6 in.110.6 in.
Width71.3 in.71.3 in.71.3 in.

Colors

Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $40,250
Starting MSRP: $42,250
Exterior Colors
  • Alpine White
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Mineral Grey Metallic
  • Jatoba Brown Metallic
  • Mediterranean Blue Metallic
  • Platinum Silver Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Sunset Orange Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Estoril Blue Metallic
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Mineral Grey Metallic
  • Jatoba Brown Metallic
  • Mediterranean Blue Metallic
  • Platinum Silver Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Sunset Orange Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Estoril Blue Metallic
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Mineral Grey Metallic
  • Jatoba Brown Metallic
  • Mediterranean Blue Metallic
  • Platinum Silver Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Sunset Orange Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Black Dakota, leather
  • Black SensaTec, leatherette
  • Oyster Dakota, leather
  • Venetian Beige/Black SensaTec, leatherette
  • Venetian Beige/Black Dakota, leather
  • Black Dakota w/Dark Oyster Highlight, leather
  • Black SensaTec, leatherette
  • Coral Red Dakota w/Black Highlight, leather
  • Black Dakota w/Red Highlight, leather
  • Black SensaTec w/Red Highlight, leatherette
  • Oyster Dakota, leather
  • Venetian Beige/Black SensaTec, leatherette
  • Venetian Beige/Black Dakota w/Dark Oyster Highlight, leather
  • Cognac Dakota w/Dark Brown Highlight, leather
  • Cognac Dakota w/Dark Brown Highlight and Cognac Lower Dashboard, leather
  • Black Dakota w/Dark Oyster Highlight, leather
  • Black SensaTec, leatherette
  • Coral Red Dakota w/Black Highlight, leather
  • Black Dakota w/Red Highlight, leather
  • Black SensaTec w/Red Highlight, leatherette
  • Oyster Dakota, leather
  • Venetian Beige/Black SensaTec, leatherette
  • Venetian Beige/Black Dakota w/Dark Oyster Highlight, leather
  • Cognac Dakota w/Dark Brown Highlight, leather
  • Cognac Dakota w/Dark Brown Highlight and Cognac Lower Dashboard, leather

Tires & Wheels

Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $40,250
Starting MSRP: $42,250
17 x 7.5 in. wheelsyesyesyes
Run flat tiresyesyesyes
225/50R17 94V tiresyesyesyes
alloy wheelsyesyesyes

Suspension

Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $40,250
Starting MSRP: $42,250
four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryesyesyes

Warranty

Starting MSRP: $34,900
Starting MSRP: $40,250
Starting MSRP: $42,250
Free Maintenance3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 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

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