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Parkers overall rating: 4.4 out of 5 4.4

The Parkers VerdictThe Parkers Verdict

Sharp-suited looks, dynamics honed to prioritise driving pleasure over outright comfort and a broad selection of powertrains to suit those looking to maximise efficiency or speed.

Other compact executives are more spacious, some feel more luxurious, while others are even faster. But none of them is a BMW 3 Series Saloon.

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