The BMW 3 series sports sedan has introduced even more excitement to your every driving experience with impressive design features, novel technology, and engine efficiency. This iconic automotive device is born to be driven by those who love to have the pleasure of driving something brilliant.
The 3 Series conveys power and originality packed together in a sedan ready to change – from the usual combustible engine and united electric motor of the 330e to the M340i’s robust straight 6-cylinder capable of generating up to 382 hp. The BMW 3-Series thrusts the Sedan class to its boundaries with new trailblazing engineering, which allows for peak performance above the rest of its competitors.
The run-down M330i Sedan deals a supercharged 2-liter 4-cylinder that produces 255 horsepower with 295-pound feet of force. Whereas, the alternate M340i delivers a supercharged 3-Litre engine generating 382 horsepower.
THE BMW 3 SERIES SEDAN OPTIONS
The 2022 BMW series 3 comes in four variants, the 330i, the 330e, the M340i and the M3 models.
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The 3-series comes in 2-smooth and powerful gas-powered engines. The 330i is a turbocharged two point zero 4-cylinder that produces 255 horsepower and 295 pound of driving force. The M340i combines with a supercharged 3.0liter straight six, which produces 385 horsepower and 369 pounds.
The 330e hybrid adapter combines with a turbo 2.0-liter engine with an electric motor combining to generate 288 horsepower and 310 pound-feet. This vehicle’s advanced steering feel delivers better and improved road-surface info and variable effort than the ones before it, but it’s still lacking compared with that of the other iconic early generations. The 3.0L M TwinPower Turbo straight 6-cylinder engine is enhanced with the latest 48V mild hybrid technology, delivering improved while enhancing efficiency.
FUEL EFFICIENT & ACTUAL MPG
The EPA estimates the 4-cylinder 330i will make up to 26 mpg within the city and 36 mpg while the highway. The more improved 6-cylinder M340i has a rating of 23 mpg in the city and 32 while on the highway. The BMW 3 series back-wheel-drive hybrid version has got a combined estimate of 28 mpg and an all-electric range of 23 miles. You will notice that both figures reduce by 3 for the 4WD. A test drive of the RWD 330i on a 75-mph highway fuel-economy route, which is part of my extensive testing regimen, saw an impressive 42 mpg. In the same manner, I conducted the same test on the 4WD M340i, which made 33 mpg.
If you need more information about the 3-series’s fuel economy, visit the EPA’s website.
INTERIOR, SOLACE & BAGGAGE
The interior of the 3 series has a modernized design replete with brilliant materials and extraordinary design quality. The amazing design of the BMW-3 Series is truly superb with tailored style choices and great aesthetics. The new perforated Sensatec along with the Vernasca leather for the sporty seats will provide a premium sensation.
This automaker has also improved its outward visibility. This vehicle’s value added services includes:
- a detailed head-up display,
- customizable ambient interior lighting,
- heated front and rear seats,
- remote start,
- wireless charging.
The digital dashboard cluster, though a bit cluttered but still very eye-catching. You may find the left-handed curve of the gauge needle strange at first sight, but easier to get familiar with quickly. The cargo space of the 3-series is a lot has a big trunk with an available power-operated lid.
The gas-powered sedan can comfortably fit up-to six carry-on suitcases in its trunk and can even take up to 17 when the rear row seat is folded.
The BMW 330i comes with an eight point eight” high resolution display touchscreen as standard equipment, which is upgradable to 10.25” on the optional premium package. The driver’s theatre area supplies dynamic digital displays with a driver-centered design and tailored, high-tech digital communication.
The bigger screen comes alive on the 330e and the M340i. Upon an upgrade you would get the latest version of BMW’s iDrive 7.0 OS, which comes with better features though requires some time to get familiar with. Some important features include but not limited to:
- pairing a smartphone,
- and hands-free calling,
- standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto,
- Wi-Fi hotspot
- wireless charging
- Bluetooth navigation,
- satellite radio settings,
- 2-USB ports
peculiar to many automakers, BMW includes a digital assistant to manage voice commands like “Call home” or “I’m cold.” Experientially, though, its functionality still needs some improvement; not all commands were recognized. The regular 205-watt stereo supplies nice sound quality through its 10-speakers, while a 464-watt, 16-speaker Harman Kardon surround-sound system is optional as an upgrade.
The BMW 3series is capable of connecting with your mobile device to gain access to a wide array of features that can be accessed remotely. Simply pair your mobile devices with the BMW 3-Series by downloading the “My BMW App.” This will allow you check your vehicle status as well as lock or open doors without even being close to your car!
Bluetooth navigation, satellite radio settings, two USB ports
The BMW 3 Series is proud to have received an excellent 5-star safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The 2022 BMW 3 Series has been given its highest score by The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) (“Good”) in crashworthiness and named it a Top Safety Pick when equipped with the optional adaptive headlights.
- Dynamic Blind-Spot Detector,
- Frontal-Collision Warning
- City Collision Mitigation,
- Lane Departure Warning, and so much more for you to explore for yourself.
BMW has a warranty coverage which is in compliance with all American and European automaker’s regulatory policy. A 4-year or reaching a 50,000 mileage. New Vehicle Limited Warranty for Passenger Cars like the BMW 3 series and 2022 models light trucks, which is limited to only USA and Puerto Rico customers at the moment.