BMW 3 Series 330xi
Model Year 2001 (BMW E46 restyle), D - Segment (Large family car)

drivers'

3.0

rating

Badges:
sedan
sedan
x 4
x 4
4 x 4
4 x 4
3.0 L6 24v
Nat. Asp.
Nat. Asp.
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on BMW 3 Series 330xi

The German car first seen in 2001 and powered by a 6 - cylinder nat. asp. petrol unit, produced by BMW. The engine offers a displacement of 3.0 litre matched to a 4 x 4 wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 6 or a automatic gearbox with 5 gears. Vehicle in question is a large family car with the top speed of 247km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 6.6s and consumping around 9.9 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
displacement:
2979
cc
configuration:
6 - Inline
 
valves:
24, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Nat. Asp.
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
231
hp
torque:
300
Nm
Vehicle information - BMW 3 Series
~70% score
produced:
2001. - 2005.
 
body style:
sedan
4 door
length:
4471
mm
width:
1739
mm
height:
1415
mm
boot:
440
l
fuel tank:
63
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

F

category

manual gearbox

6 gears

average

9.9

l/100km

weight:
1515
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
6.6
s
top speed:
247
km/h
cons. (urban):
13.6
l/100km
cons. (highway):
7.8
l/100km
cons. (average):
9.9
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
240
g/km
Automatic gearbox performance

emission

G

category

automatic

5 gears

average

10.6

l/100km

weight:
1535
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
7.4
s
top speed:
242
km/h
cons. (urban):
14.8
l/100km
cons. (highway):
8.2
l/100km
cons. (average):
10.6
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
257
g/km

Pros & Cons compared to direct rivals

safety
reliability
comfort
practicality
performance
economy
boot space

Safety results for BMW 3 Series

EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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