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The sixth generation 3 series, chassis code F30. 2013 model year 328i and 335i sedans now in production. Read the F30 frequently asked question thread for all your basic question and dive into all the details in the ultimate F30 information thread.

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Old 01-10-2013, 08:28 AM
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F30 3 series What Car? ‘Best Executive Car’ 2013 - Eight years running

F30 3 series What Car? 'Best Executive Car' 2013

The BMW 3 Series has once again crushed the competition to be crowned What Car? 'Best Executive Car' 2013, for the eighth consecutive year with the 320d EfficientDynamics.

The BMW 3 Series Saloon remains the vehicle of choice in the Executive Car category, for being the car that means you can have it all. In EfficientDynamics guise this '3' is the most economical car in its class with its fast yet frugal 2.0 litre diesel engine, making it appeal to both business and personal buyers alike. However, it was not just the BMW 3 Series' outstanding economy that put it ahead of the competition, the judges noted that its combination of refinement, comfort and agility put it leagues ahead of its larger rivals.

BMW accepts What Car Best Executive Car for 2013

Chas Hallett, What Car? editor-in-chief, said: "When you consider its spacious, classy and user-friendly cabin, and its frugal running costs, there is no need to upgrade to bigger, more expensive executive cars."

BMW X3 is What Car? 'Best SUV' 2013

Tim Abbott, Managing Director of BMW UK, said: "For the BMW 3 Series to win the prestigious 'Best Executive Car' award for eight consecutive years is an honour and testament to the hard work that goes into producing BMW's core model. With the X3 also cementing its position as 'Best SUV', 2013 is off to a great start for BMW."

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Its interesting there is no mention of who gave out this award.. Is this from a magazine or something?
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Its interesting there is no mention of who gave out this award.. Is this from a magazine or something?
It is mentioned several times. What Car?.

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Those guys have no idea what they are talking about and were probably paid off. They only gave out that award because they receive advertising money from . . . . . .

Of wait, that's only when a BMW competitor wins a competition.

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Absolutely brilliant choice by a group of astute and knowledgable journalists.


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