Bavarians have presented the first official pictures and information about the new BMW 3 Series, the best-selling mid-range premium vehicle.
BMW 3 Series has reached the sixth generation. And for the men that appreciate a good football match to see on their TV sets and a powerful car to drive on the streets this car should definitely top their list of great cars to have in their garage. Mid-range premium model career began in 1975, and with each new version released, it has consolidated its position as best-selling BMW. The new 3 Series is aligned to the new current design of the house Bavarian interpreting own fashion lines in older siblings, Series 5 and Series 7.
The new front impressed because headlights elongated, that have adopted the technology LED daytime running lights and bi-xenon lamps square. Also typical BMW grille is enlarged. Side brings outstanding visual effects due to convex shape of the bonnet. Bottom seems to be a tribute to high class model of the German company, BMW 5 Series.
But not only the aesthetic of the new BMW 3 Series is evolved from its predecessor, but the outer dimensions, which were subtly increased. Thus, the future star Bavarian middle-class benefits from 93mm in addition to length, to his old generation and a more generous with 50mm chassis, to the delight of passengers. However, weight decreased by 40kg.
In terms of equipment levels, the latest generation offers, in addition to the basic version, the options Luxury Line, Line and Modern Sport Line, and exuberant M Sport package. Passenger comfort is increased headroom, with 8mm higher than before, as well as multiple storage spaces. Interior varies from matte silver decoration in typical basic version, up to sandblasted aluminum or walnut trim.
Gasoline gamma is based on four cylinders 328i model. It offers a 2.0 liter engine capable of 245 hp and 350 Nm of torque. Thus, BMW 328i does the sprint 0-100 km / h in just 5.9 seconds and reaches a top speed of 250 km/h. The top 335i six-cylinder engine continues the tradition of providing an output of 306 hp and a sprint from 0 to 100 km / h of just 5.5 seconds. As in the case of 328i, maximum speed is electronically limited to 250 km / h.
Diesel front, the only available model at present is 320d, but it comes and EfficinetDynamics version. 2.0-liter unit makes 184 horsepower range, produced at 4,000rpm, and the start 0-100 km / h in 7.5 seconds. Maximum speed diesel model is 235 km / h. Thus, the average consumption of 320d is 4.5 liters/100 km. However the money that you will save on consumption will be spent on insurance as this model comes with high car insurance quotes. It is a well known fact that the more expensive a car is the higher the car insurance quotes are going to be. However, this is a car that any man would love to have so there’s no point in crying over the insurance premiums. Believe us when we say that once you own this car you will treat it like a treasure and no amount of money will be to much in order to protect it.
BMW 3 Series Pictures Gallery