Used 2008 BMW M3 Features & Specs

Overview

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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission6-speed manual6-speed manual6-speed manual
Drive Trainrear wheel driverear wheel driverear wheel drive
CylindersV8V8V8
Combined MPG161616
Total Seating454
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Drive Train

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Drive typerear wheel driverear wheel driverear wheel drive
Rear limited slip differentialyesyesyes
Transmission6-speed manual6-speed manual6-speed manual

Fuel & MPG

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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)14/20 mpg14/20 mpg13/19 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)232.4/332.0 mi.232.4/332.0 mi.215.8/315.4 mi.
Fuel tank capacity16.6 gal.16.6 gal.16.6 gal.
Combined MPG161616
Fuel typepremium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)

Engine

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Torque295 ft-lbs. @ 3900 rpm295 ft-lbs. @ 3900 rpm295 ft-lbs. @ 3900 rpm
Base engine size4.0 L4.0 L4.0 L
Horsepower414 hp @ 8300 rpm414 hp @ 8300 rpm414 hp @ 8300 rpm
Turning circle38.4 ft.38.4 ft.38.4 ft.
Valves323232
Base engine typegasgasgas
Valve timingVariableVariableVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)
CylindersV8V8V8

Safety

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2 rear headrestsyesnoyes
cornering lightsyesyesyes
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyesyesno
stability controlyesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
auto delay off headlampsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoringyesyesyes
traction controlyesyesyes
Emergency interior trunk releaseyesyesyes
xenon high intensity discharge headlampyesyesyes
electronic brakeforce distributionyesyesyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
self-leveling headlightsyesyesyes
post-collision safety systemyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyesno
Emergency braking assistyesyesyes
adaptive headlightsyesyesyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyesyesyes
dusk sensing headlampsyesyesyes
Rear door child safety locksnoyesno
3 rear headrestsnoyesno
Rear center 3-point beltnoyesno
dual front with head protection chambers side-mounted airbagsnonoyes

In-Car Entertainment

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adjustable speed sensitive volume controlyesyesyes
diversity antennayesyesyes
AM/FM CD-controller stereoyesyesyes
auxiliary audio inputyesyesyes
10 total speakersyesyesyes
radio data systemyesyesyes

Comfort & Convenience

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remote trunk releaseyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesyes
leather steering wheelyesyesyes
Climate controlyesyesyes
Audio controls on steering wheelyesyesyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
speed-proportional power steeringyesyesyes
electrochromatic inside rearview mirroryesyesyes
retained accessory poweryesyesyes
Rear floor matsyesyesno
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
front door pocketsyesyesyes
front and rear reading lightsyesyesyes
leather trim on shift knobyesyesyes
trunk lightyesyesyes
interior air filtrationyesyesyes
extended cabin heatingyesyesyes
front and rear cupholdersnoyesno
front seatback storagenonoyes
power rear seat easy entrynonoyes

Power Feature

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2 one-touch power windowsyesnono
Reverse tilt passenger mirror provides curb view when vehicle in reverseyesyesyes
remote keyless power door locksyesyesyes
Power mirrorsyesyesyes
remote window operationyesyesno
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes
4 one-touch power windowsnoyesno

Instrumentation

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low fuel level warningyesyesyes
clockyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
trip computeryesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes

Front Seats

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Front head room38.4 in.38.5 in.38.0 in.
height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
2 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyesyesyes
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
sport front seatsyesyesyes
2 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyesyes
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
Front shoulder room57.4 in.57.5 in.55.3 in.
Front leg room41.8 in.41.5 in.41.8 in.
Passenger seat with power adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
leather/clothyesyesno
8 -way power driver seatnoyesno
6 -way power passenger seatnoyesno
premium leathernonoyes

Rear Seats

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Split-folding rear seatbackyesnono
Rear head room36.8 in.37.5 in.36.5 in.
Rear leg room33.7 in.34.6 in.31.9 in.
Rear shoulder room55.2 in.57.2 in.49.3 in.
rear ventilation ducts with fan controlyesyesyes
folding with storage center armrestnoyesno

Measurements

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Front track60.5 in.60.6 in.60.6 in.
Maximum cargo capacity11.1 cu.ft.12.0 cu.ft.9.0 cu.ft.
Length181.8 in.180.4 in.181.8 in.
Curb weight3704 lbs.3726 lbs.4145 lbs.
Gross weight4586 lbs.4740 lbs.5027 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place11.1 cu.ft.12.0 cu.ft.9.0 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient0.31 Cd.0.30 Cd.0.32 Cd.
Height55.6 in.57.0 in.54.8 in.
Wheel base108.7 in.108.7 in.108.7 in.
Width71.5 in.71.5 in.71.0 in.
Rear track60.5 in.60.6 in.60.6 in.

Colors

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Exterior Colors
  • Space Gray Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Alpine White
  • Silverstone Metallic
  • Sparkling Graphite Metallic
  • Interlagos Blue Metallic
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Jerez Black Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Alpine White
  • Silverstone Metallic
  • Sparkling Graphite Metallic
  • Interlagos Blue Metallic
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Jerez Black Metallic
  • Space Gray Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Alpine White
  • Silverstone Metallic
  • Sparkling Graphite Metallic
  • Interlagos Blue Metallic
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Jerez Black Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Fox Red, premium leather
  • Black, premium leather
  • Anthracite/Black, leather/cloth
  • Beige, premium leather
  • Bamboo Beige, premium leather
  • Silver, premium leather
  • Fox Red, premium leather
  • Black, premium leather
  • Anthracite/Black, leather/cloth
  • Beige, premium leather
  • Bamboo Beige, premium leather
  • Silver, premium leather
  • Fox Red, premium leather
  • Black, premium leather
  • Beige, premium leather
  • Bamboo Beige, premium leather
  • Silver, premium leather

Tires & Wheels

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18 x 9.5 in. wheelsyesyesyes
265/40R Z tiresyesyesyes
Performance tiresyesyesyes
alloy wheelsyesyesyes

Suspension

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four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes
multi-link rear suspensionyesyesyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryesyesyes
MacPherson strut front suspensionyesyesyes

Warranty

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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

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