2016 BMW 3-SERIES SPECIFICATIONS

Specifications

Specs Overview

  • Price (MSRP)
    $ 39,990
    Fuel Type
    premium unleaded
  • Engine Name
    Engine: 2.0L In-Line 4 with Double-Vanos Variable Valve Timing
    Transmission Name
    Transmission, Steptronic 8 Speed Automatic w/Manual Mode
  • Trim
    320 i xDrive Sedan Sedan
    Standard L/100km
    10.4 City / 6.8 Hwy
  • Horsepower
    184@5000
    Drivetrain
    4WD
  • Body Style
    Sedan
    Seating Capacity (Std/Max)
    5/5
Safety

Safety Ratings

  • IIHS Moderate Overlap Front Test
    Good
    NHTSA Frontal Crash Rating
    ★★★★
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    Marginal
    NHTSA Side Impact
    ★★★★★
  • IIHS Side Impact
    Good
    IIHS Rood Strength
    N/A
  • IIHS Rear Crash Protect/Head Restraint Rating
    Good
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