In some cases pictures of various foreign models may be shown as a guide. There's good reason for its success. A hatchback model, the 3 Series Gran Turismo, is reviewed separately. See your dealer for details. There are logos on the rear roof pillars, adaptive xenon high-intensity-discharge headlights, galvanized slats in the twin-kidney grille and matte chrome tailpipes. I should have listened to the reviews on this.
Easy to change mode but a bother. Porsche still seems to maintain some quality control. It also needed some suspension work but was covered under the extended warranty. To ensure we stay impartial, we don't accept expensive gifts or trips from automakers, and an outside team handles the ads on our site. See your dealer for details.
Like all 3 Series models equipped with the eight-speed automatic, the ActiveHybrid3 features a start-stop function and regenerative braking. The 335i sedan and ActiveHybrid 3 get unique powertrains, although both come equipped with 18-inch alloy wheels, adaptive and auto-leveling xenon headlights, automatic high beams and a sunroof. This new one actually accelerates at the same pace as the 320-horse, 332 lb-ft 335is — the one with two turbos and a fast-shifting twin-clutch transmission. See your dealer for details. I knew I'd like it, but over the last year and….
Odometer is 2569 miles below market average! Due to insufficient lubrication, the vacuum pump that supplies brake power assistance may fail. Materials quality is exceptional throughout, and it's all put together with care. In the fifth — the small overlap front test — it earned the second-lowest rating of Marginal. See your dealer for details. The wagon boasts the more traditional layout, and offers 27 cubic-feet behind the rear seats, and 66 cubic-feet with the seats folded down. The worry is withing 10 years a diesel will need major expensive work as mentioned by another poster which makes the diesels not all the economical.
I had appointment to see the car they sad the car is here and ready to go. The stability control system integrates several features designed to improve braking performance, such as periodically wiping the brake rotors dry when the windshield wipers are in use and automatically snugging the pads to the rotors when the driver abruptly lifts off the throttle. Other available amenities include a Harman Kardon sound system, satellite radio, a navigation system, proximity key entry, a heated steering wheel, a rearview camera, parking sensors, a head-up display, and a surround view camera. As I sat in dealer waiting room an old colleague also come in with same issues and he is switching back to Porsche. Salesman super unprofessional and just worried about getting rid of me as quickly as possible. He said I should have asked them and it's not their fault! Why You Can Trust Us U. This combination provides 335 hp and 330 lb-ft of torque.
This time around, however, the wagon is all-wheel drive only. Car just bogged down and died, lucky it was on city streets. We will treat your data with respect and you can find details of our. Rear legroom is particularly generous. Engine and transmission issues non stop, electronics, mirrors. The Driver Assistance Plus package gets those items plus side- and top-view cameras, blind-spot monitoring, a lane departure warning system, a driver drowsiness monitor and a speed limit info display. The 3 Series coupe is also new, but has been renamed for 2014 as the 4 Series.
Great seats but ride was still uncomfortable, particular for the passenger. In Edmunds brake testing, a 328i sedan with 18-inch summer tires came to a stop from 60 mph in 115 feet, while the 328i M Sport stopped in 109 feet -- average distances for an entry-level luxury sedan with summer tires. However, the 3 Series Hybrid's middling ranking is more indicative of a competitive class than a bad car. Interior trim options vary depending on which of the three trim lines are selected. See your dealer for details.
The economy around town on short journeys is little different. See your dealer for details. I live an hour away and both times I was told the car was there I called right before going as soon as I get there they tell me they had just sold the cars. Please read these posts and avoid this spot! The affected vehicles may have been programmed with new software that inadvertently makes the front side marker lights inoperative in conjunction with the parking lights or the headlights. See your dealer for details. New for 2014 The Gran Turismo body style joins the 3 Series lineup, offered with two engine choices.