3 series News Stories
First Drive: 2014 BMW 335i xDrive Gran Turismoby Mark Jurista on October 03, 2013 at 10:26:00 AM
Bimmerfest goes hands on with an Estoril Blue 2014 BMW 3 Series 335i xDrive Grant Turismo decked out with M Sport on the outside and a booming upgraded Harmon Kardon 16 speaker sound system on the inside.
The latest 3 Series model is based on the long wheel base 3 Series sold in China and definitely changes things up for new car buyers looking for more storage space in a sporty frame. See how we think the 3 Series GT fits into the expanding line-up of BMW cars.
4 Series (F32) vs. 3 Series (E92) Photo Comparisonby Mark Jurista on June 14, 2013 at 01:29:00 PM
Curious what has changed on the new 4 Series lineup from the 3 Series Coupe? Take a look at our photo comparison between the two and see for yourself.
Depending on the angle that you look at the new 4 Series in, changes can subtle or dramatic. What do you think of the new design?
Learn How the BMW 3 Series Touring Came To Beby Mark Jurista on May 07, 2013 at 12:56:00 PM
The story about the invention of the BMW 3 Series Touring and the beginning of the lifestyle touring. Engineer Max Reisböck wanted to go on vacation with his family, but in the mid 80's regular BMW's were too small for his luggage. That's why he invented the BMW Touring out of a wrecked 3 Series Sedan. Finally, the board of BMW took over his idea.
BMW Shows off xDrive at Denver Auto Showby Tim Jones on March 22, 2013 at 04:48:00 PM
To showcase the benefits of xDrive all-wheel-drive system, BMW will is giving Denver auto show attendees the opportunity to drive one of several BMW xDrive models on pre-determined course through Denver and on a purpose built handling course at the Pepsi center.
The BMW E21 - The First 3 Seriesby Tim Jones on February 05, 2013 at 04:47:40 PM
The first BMW 3 Series followed the successful and sporty BMW 2 Series in 1975. It is the beginning of a success story, that continues to present day. This is how it began.
Live from the Detroit: Whats HOT about the BMW 4 Series Coupeby Tim Jones on January 14, 2013 at 09:59:13 AM
Bimmerfest.com is live at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show bringing you coverage of BMW and other highlights from the show. The biggest BMW news so far is the 4 Series Coupe concept. Successor to the 3 series coupe the new BMW 4 series writes a bold new chapter in BMWs history. Wider, lower, longer and more aggressively styled then the outgoing E92 3 series coupe the 4 series has a love it or hate it styling.
In person the 4 series is the sexiest car out of Munich. The much discussed F30 3 Series front end looks right at home with the aggressive styling of the 4 series. The car is very handsome in person and the side vents are more interested and dynamic then they appear in person.
Spied: 2014 BMW 3 Series Gran Trismo - Without Camoby Tim Jones on December 03, 2012 at 12:54:01 PM
The spy photographers at MotorAuthority have caught the model year 2014 BMW 3 series Gran Trismo fully exposed. The hatch back F34 3 series variant retains the sedan headlight shape and front end, adds in the the F32 coupe side vents (see the F32 4 series coupe exposed) and grafts on the hatch back and rear end of a 5 series GT. The initial reaction to the design is not entirely positive. The...
4 Series Coupe (F32) to Make Debut at 2013 Detroit Auto Show?by Mark Jurista on November 13, 2012 at 09:07:46 AM
The countdown to the reveal of the 4 Series Concept Coupe has started. We will see the new 4 Series in Detroit at the North American International Auto Show.
What do you think of the new 4 Series naming for the coupe?
BMW F30 3 Series Keeps Winning More Awards - Scottish Car of the Year Awardsby Mark Jurista on October 15, 2012 at 02:30:27 PM
If you have driven an F30, you can probably understand why the car is winning award after award this year. The new 3 series has now picked up some more at the Scottish Car of the Year Awards 2012. The BMW 3 Series has once again trumped its competition and been named Executive Car of the Year at the Scottish Car of the Year awards 2012. Voted for by members of the...
NHTSA Warns of Counterfeit Airbags in BMW X3, X5, 3 and 5 Seriesby Tim Jones on October 11, 2012 at 01:15:18 PM
The U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued a consumer safety advisory to alert vehicle owners and repair professionals to the dangers of counterfeit air bags. NHTSA has become aware of a problem involving the sale of counterfeit air bags for use as replacement parts in vehicles that have been involved in a crash. While these air bags look...