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Standard Trim specs

Engine Power
(bhp)
0-60 mph
(secs)
Miles Per Pound*
What is MPP?
MPG
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The test system that gave the mpg figures shown was phased out from 2017. These figures are less likely to be achievable in real world driving than figures obtained under the newer test (called WLTP). You should only ever compare these older figures to other pre-WLTP figures.
MPG
Close(x)
The test system that gave the mpg figures shown (called WLTP) was introduced in 2017, and generally gives a more realistic indication of a car's mpg then the previous test, which tended to overstate mpg. You should only ever compare these figures to other WLTP figures.
Insurance
Group
Road Tax
(per annum)
Length
(mm)
Full
specs
316i 16V Petrol 114 10.6 - 11.5 N/A 35 - 39 N/A 25 £240 - £305 4,471
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Full
specs
316i Petrol 105 12.0 - 13.2 N/A 31 - 35 N/A 23 £270 - £330 4,471
Full
specs
318d Diesel 115 10.3 - 10.9 N/A 41 - 50 N/A 27 £205 - £265 4,471
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Full
specs
318i Petrol 118 - 140 9.0 - 11.8 N/A 30 - 38 N/A 25 - 27 £265 - £330 4,471
Full
specs
320d Diesel 136 - 150 8.5 - 9.6 N/A 40 - 49 N/A 25 - 27 £165 - £270 4,471
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SE specs

Engine Power
(bhp)
0-60 mph
(secs)
Miles Per Pound*
What is MPP?
MPG
Close(x)
The test system that gave the mpg figures shown was phased out from 2017. These figures are less likely to be achievable in real world driving than figures obtained under the newer test (called WLTP). You should only ever compare these older figures to other pre-WLTP figures.
MPG
Close(x)
The test system that gave the mpg figures shown (called WLTP) was introduced in 2017, and generally gives a more realistic indication of a car's mpg then the previous test, which tended to overstate mpg. You should only ever compare these figures to other WLTP figures.
Insurance
Group
Road Tax
(per annum)
Length
(mm)
Full
specs
316i 16V Petrol 114 10.6 - 11.5 N/A 35 - 39 N/A 25 £240 - £305 4,471
Select a version to view full specs:
Full
specs
316i Petrol 105 12.0 - 13.2 N/A 31 - 35 N/A 23 £270 - £330 4,471
Full
specs
318d Diesel 115 10.3 - 10.9 N/A 41 - 50 N/A 27 £205 - £265 4,471
Select a version to view full specs:
Full
specs
318i Petrol 118 - 140 9.0 - 11.8 N/A 30 - 38 N/A 25 - 27 £265 - £330 4,471
Full
specs
320d Diesel 136 - 150 8.5 - 9.6 N/A 40 - 49 N/A 25 - 27 £165 - £270 4,471
Select a version to view full specs:
Full
specs
320i Petrol 167 - 170 7.9 - 9.1 N/A 30 - 31 N/A 31 £270 - £330 4,471
Full
specs
323i Petrol 170 7.7 - 8.7 N/A 28 - 31 N/A 31 £270 4,471
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Full
specs
325i Petrol 189 - 192 7.0 - 8.1 N/A 29 - 31 N/A 33 £270 - £330 4,471
Full
specs
328i Petrol 193 6.8 - 7.8 N/A 28 - 31 N/A 33 £270 4,471
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Full
specs
330d Diesel 184 - 204 7.0 - 7.9 N/A 35 - 42 N/A 31 - 33 £265 - £330 4,471
Full
specs
330i Petrol 227 - 231 6.3 - 6.8 N/A 29 - 31 N/A 35 £270 - £330 4,471

Sport specs

Engine Power
(bhp)
0-60 mph
(secs)
Miles Per Pound*
What is MPP?
MPG
Close(x)
The test system that gave the mpg figures shown was phased out from 2017. These figures are less likely to be achievable in real world driving than figures obtained under the newer test (called WLTP). You should only ever compare these older figures to other pre-WLTP figures.
MPG
Close(x)
The test system that gave the mpg figures shown (called WLTP) was introduced in 2017, and generally gives a more realistic indication of a car's mpg then the previous test, which tended to overstate mpg. You should only ever compare these figures to other WLTP figures.
Insurance
Group
Road Tax
(per annum)
Length
(mm)
Full
specs
316i 16V Petrol 114 10.6 - 11.5 N/A 35 - 39 N/A 27 £240 - £305 4,471
Select a version to view full specs:
Full
specs
318d Diesel 115 10.3 - 10.9 N/A 41 - 50 N/A 29 £205 - £265 4,471
Select a version to view full specs:
Full
specs
318i Petrol 140 9.0 - 9.9 N/A 34 - 38 N/A 27 £265 - £305 4,471
Select a version to view full specs:
Full
specs
320d Diesel 150 8.6 - 8.8 N/A 40 - 49 N/A 29 £205 - £265 4,471
Select a version to view full specs:
Full
specs
320i Petrol 167 8.0 - 9.1 N/A 30 - 31 N/A 31 £330 4,471
Select a version to view full specs:
Full
specs
325i Petrol 189 - 192 7.0 - 8.1 N/A 29 - 31 N/A 33 £270 - £330 4,471
Full
specs
330d Diesel 184 - 204 7.0 - 7.9 N/A 35 - 42 N/A 33 £265 - £330 4,471 - 4,488
Full
specs
330i Petrol 227 - 231 6.3 - 6.8 N/A 29 - 31 N/A 35 £270 - £330 4,471
* Low Miles Per Pound figures relate to the least economical version; high to the most economical. Based on WLTP combined fuel economy for versions of this car made since September 2017 only, and typical current fuel or electricity costs.

Equipment List

Basic equipment

The basic equipment list includes equipment that is standard across all versions of the BMW 3-Series Saloon (98-05).

  • ABS
  • Alarm
  • Front electric windows
  • Space saver spare wheel

Equipment by trim level

To view equipment options for a specific trim level, please select from the following list:

Equipment included on some trim levels
  • 3x3 point rear seat belts
  • Air conditioning
  • Alloy wheels
  • Audio remote
  • Body coloured bumpers
  • CD
  • CD Multichanger
  • Central locking
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Cruise control
  • Driver`s airbag
  • Electric mirrors
  • Electric sunroof
  • Front fog lights
  • Full size spare wheel
  • Headlight washers
  • Heated mirrors
  • Height adjustable drivers seat
  • Isofix child seat anchor points
  • Leather seat trim
  • Metallic Paint
  • Parking sensors
  • Partial leather seat trim
  • PAS
  • Passenger`s airbag
  • Rear electric windows
  • Remote locking
  • Service indicator
  • Side airbags
  • Sports seats
  • Steel wheels
  • Steering wheel rake adjustment
  • Steering wheel reach adjustment
  • Traction control

Standard Trim equipment

Standard Trim standard equipment
  • Body coloured bumpers
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Driver`s airbag
  • Passenger`s airbag
  • Service indicator
  • Side airbags
  • Steel wheels
  • Traction control
Standard Trim optional equipment
  • 3x3 point rear seat belts
  • Air conditioning
  • Alloy wheels
  • Audio remote
  • CD
  • CD Multichanger
  • Central locking
  • Cruise control
  • Electric mirrors
  • Electric sunroof
  • Front fog lights
  • Full size spare wheel
  • Heated mirrors
  • Height adjustable drivers seat
  • Isofix child seat anchor points
  • Metallic Paint
  • Parking sensors
  • PAS
  • Remote locking
  • Steering wheel rake adjustment
  • Steering wheel reach adjustment

ES equipment

ES standard equipment
  • 3x3 point rear seat belts
  • Air conditioning
  • Alloy wheels
  • Audio remote
  • Body coloured bumpers
  • CD
  • CD Multichanger
  • Central locking
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Driver`s airbag
  • Isofix child seat anchor points
  • PAS
  • Passenger`s airbag
  • Remote locking
  • Service indicator
  • Side airbags
  • Steering wheel rake adjustment
  • Steering wheel reach adjustment
  • Traction control
ES optional equipment
  • Cruise control
  • Front fog lights
  • Heated mirrors
  • Metallic Paint
  • Parking sensors

SE equipment

SE standard equipment
  • Body coloured bumpers
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Driver`s airbag
  • Electric mirrors
  • Front fog lights
  • Heated mirrors
  • Passenger`s airbag
  • Service indicator
  • Side airbags
  • Traction control
SE optional equipment
  • 3x3 point rear seat belts
  • Air conditioning
  • Alloy wheels
  • Audio remote
  • CD
  • CD Multichanger
  • Central locking
  • Cruise control
  • Electric sunroof
  • Headlight washers
  • Height adjustable drivers seat
  • Isofix child seat anchor points
  • Leather seat trim
  • Metallic Paint
  • Parking sensors
  • Partial leather seat trim
  • PAS
  • Rear electric windows
  • Remote locking
  • Steel wheels
  • Steering wheel rake adjustment
  • Steering wheel reach adjustment

SE Aegean Blue Edition equipment

SE Aegean Blue Edition standard equipment
  • Alloy wheels
  • Audio remote
  • Body coloured bumpers
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Cruise control
  • Driver`s airbag
  • Electric mirrors
  • Electric sunroof
  • Front fog lights
  • Heated mirrors
  • Height adjustable drivers seat
  • Isofix child seat anchor points
  • Metallic Paint
  • Parking sensors
  • PAS
  • Passenger`s airbag
  • Rear electric windows
  • Remote locking
  • Service indicator
  • Side airbags
  • Steering wheel rake adjustment
  • Steering wheel reach adjustment
  • Traction control
SE Aegean Blue Edition optional equipment
  • 3x3 point rear seat belts
  • Air conditioning
  • CD
  • CD Multichanger
  • Central locking
  • Headlight washers
  • Leather seat trim
  • Partial leather seat trim
  • Steel wheels

SE Velvet Blue Edition equipment

SE Velvet Blue Edition standard equipment
  • Alloy wheels
  • Audio remote
  • Body coloured bumpers
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Cruise control
  • Driver`s airbag
  • Electric mirrors
  • Electric sunroof
  • Front fog lights
  • Heated mirrors
  • Height adjustable drivers seat
  • Isofix child seat anchor points
  • Metallic Paint
  • Parking sensors
  • PAS
  • Passenger`s airbag
  • Rear electric windows
  • Remote locking
  • Service indicator
  • Side airbags
  • Steering wheel rake adjustment
  • Steering wheel reach adjustment
  • Traction control
SE Velvet Blue Edition optional equipment
  • 3x3 point rear seat belts
  • Air conditioning
  • CD
  • CD Multichanger
  • Central locking
  • Headlight washers
  • Leather seat trim
  • Partial leather seat trim
  • Steel wheels

Sport equipment

Sport standard equipment
  • Alloy wheels
  • Audio remote
  • Cruise control
  • Front fog lights
  • Heated mirrors
  • Rear electric windows
  • Sports seats
Sport optional equipment
  • 3x3 point rear seat belts
  • Air conditioning
  • Body coloured bumpers
  • CD
  • CD Multichanger
  • Central locking
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Driver`s airbag
  • Electric mirrors
  • Electric sunroof
  • Headlight washers
  • Height adjustable drivers seat
  • Isofix child seat anchor points
  • Leather seat trim
  • Metallic Paint
  • Parking sensors
  • Partial leather seat trim
  • PAS
  • Passenger`s airbag
  • Remote locking
  • Service indicator
  • Side airbags
  • Steering wheel rake adjustment
  • Steering wheel reach adjustment
  • Traction control

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