2012 BMW 3 Series

2012 BMW 3 SeriesThe 2012 BMW 3 Series is a luxury car that can be purchased in a variety of body styles, including a sedan, coupe, convertible, and even a sports wagon. Each of these variants comes with powerful engines and highly appealing, upscale interiors.

The 2012 BMW 3 Series sedan is offered in five trims: 328i, 328i xDrive, 335i, 335i xDrive, and 335d. The 3 Series coupe comes in the same first four trims as the sedan and adds the 335is trim. The convertible is offered in the 328i, 335i, and 335is trims. Lastly, the 3 Series sports wagon comes in 328i and 328i xDrive variations.

2012 BMW 328i

• 3.0-liter 230-horsepower DOHC engine with 200 lb-ft of torque
• 19 mpg city / 28 mph highway*
• Heated power side mirrors, heated windshield washer jets, halogen high-beam and low-beam headlamps, dynamic cruise control, and rain-sensing windshield wipers with automatic headlight control
• Power-folding retractable hardtop, ten-way power front seats, and through-loading rear seats for convertible models
• Automatic climate control, engine start-stop button, adjustable steering column, on-board computer with check control, and advanced vehicle and key memory
• BMW ambient lighting, leather-wrapped steering wheel, dark wood trim, leatherette seating, and eight-way power front seats
• BMW Ultimate Service™, HD radio, and Logic7 audio system with MP3 compatibility

2012 BMW 328i xDrive

• 3.0-liter inline-six engine delivering 230-horspower
• 18 mpg city / 26 mph highway*
• xDrive all-wheel drive system and hill descent control
• Retractable high-intensity headlight washers
• Two-way power panoramic moonroof with sliding interior shade for sports wagon models

2012 BMW 335i

• 3.0-liter turbocharged six-cylinder engine with 300-horsepower and 300 lb-f of torque
• 19 mpg city / 28 mph highway*
• Xenon adaptive headlights with dynamic auto-leveling, power moonroof with sunshade, and rear fold-down center armrest with covered storage bin
• On-board navigation with traffic alerts, Bluetooth wireless technology, and iPod adapter

2012 BMW 335i xDrive

• 300-horsepower 3.0-liter turbocharged engine
• 27 mph highway*
• xDrive all-wheel drive, memory for driver’s seat and mirrors, climate zone ventilation, and satellite radio

2012 BMW 335d

• 3.0-liter turbocharged DOHC diesel engine with 265-horsepower
• 36 mph highway*
• 6-speed steptronic automatic transmission with adaptive transmission control and clean diesel technology

2012 BMW 335is

• Twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter six-cylinder producing 320-horsepower and 332 lb-ft of torque
• 18 mpg city / 26 mph highway*
• Sport exhaust system, increased cooling performance, electronic throttle control, sport suspension, aerodynamic kit, and shadowline trim
• 335is badging, dark glacier aluminum interior trim, miles-to-service display, and Harman Kardon surround sound system

Standard Safety Features

• Airbag supplemental restraint system
• Side-impact airbags
• Active headrests
• Anti-lock braking system
• Crash sensor
• BMW’s Advanced Safety System

The 2012 BMW 3 Series sedan has been redesigned for 2012, boasting a wider grille, a new interior design, and electric steering. Found in all 2012 BMW 3 Series body styles is the innovative Driving Dynamics Control, which lets the driver choose the steering and shifting mode. With so many convenient and modern features, the BMW 3 series continues to be a consumer favorite.


* EPA-estimated figures only. Your actual mileage will vary.

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