BMW 3 Series M3
Model Year 2008 (BMW E90 restyle), D - Segment (Large family car)

drivers'

3.0

rating

Badges:
sedan
sedan
x 4
x 4
Rear
Rear
4.0 V8 32v
Nat. Asp.
Nat. Asp.
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on BMW 3 Series M3

The German car first seen in 2008 and powered by a 8 - cylinder nat. asp. petrol unit, produced by BMW. The engine offers a displacement of 4.0 litre matched to a rear wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 6 or a automatic gearbox with 7 gears. Vehicle in question is a large family car with the top speed of 250km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 4.9s and consumping around 12.4 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
displacement:
3999
cc
configuration:
8 - V config
 
valves:
32, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Nat. Asp.
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
420
hp
torque:
400
Nm
Vehicle information - BMW 3 Series
~90% score
produced:
2008. - 2012.
 
body style:
sedan
4 door
length:
4531
mm
width:
1817
mm
height:
1421
mm
boot:
460
l
fuel tank:
63
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

G

category

manual gearbox

6 gears

average

12.4

l/100km

weight:
1655
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
4.9
s
top speed:
250
km/h
cons. (urban):
17.9
l/100km
cons. (highway):
9.2
l/100km
cons. (average):
12.4
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
290
g/km
Automatic gearbox performance

emission

G

category

automatic

7 gears

average

12.4

l/100km

weight:
1655
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
4.9
s
top speed:
250
km/h
cons. (urban):
17.9
l/100km
cons. (highway):
9.2
l/100km
cons. (average):
12.4
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
263
g/km

Pros & Cons compared to direct rivals

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comfort
practicality
performance
economy
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Safety results for BMW 3 Series

EuroNCAP: ~90% occupant safety

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