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2012 BMW 3 Series Trims

328i Convertible

Avg. Price: $38,186

The 2012 BMW 328i Convertible offers the fun of a drop-top 2-door with the convenience of a power hard top. Here you’ll get features like dual-zone automatic climate controls, a leather-wrapped tilt and telescoping steering wheel, front bucket seats with 10-way power and (shudder) vinyl upholstery. There’s a memory system for the driver’s seat and the heated power mirrors as well as back-up aid in the form of a self-tilting passenger-side mirror. The power package also includes windows, doors and remote keyless entry, and the hi-def radio comes with a digital-media player connection and MP3 playback. The whole package is powered by the 3.0-liter inline 6 paired with a 6-speed manual transmission. You’ll get traction and stability control, automatic roll bars and dual front and front-side airbags. There are automatic headlights, rain-sensing wipers with heated fluid, fog lights and 17-inch alloy wheels with run-flat tires. Final safety features include 4-wheel antilock discs, a hill-holder clutch and a tire pressure monitor system.

328i Convertible SULEV

Avg. Price: $37,587

The Super Ultra Low Emissions Vehicle (SULEV) version of the 2012 BMW 328i Convertible gets you an equal amount of power from the 3.0-liter inline 6—230 hp/200 lb-ft—but with significantly reduced emissions. In fact, SULEV vehicles are 8 times cleaner than Ultra Low Emissions Vehicles (ULEV) and are sold only in California, Massachusetts, New York and Vermont. You’ll still get features like dual-zone automatic climate controls, hi-definition radio with a digital media player connection and a memory system for the power driver’s bucket and heated power mirrors. The front passenger gets 10-way power as well as the driver, and upholstery is what BMW calls “leatherette” but is more commonly referred to as vinyl. The tilt and telescoping steering wheel is leather-wrapped, however, and to see the sun shine just drop the power hard top. The power package includes windows, doors and a self-tilting passenger-side mirror. There’s keyless entry, fog lights and automatic headlights. Safety is handled with automatic roll bars, dual front and front-side airbags, traction and stability control and 4-wheel antilock disc brakes. For convenience, there’s a hill-holder clutch for the 6-speed manual transmission and a tire pressure monitor for the run-flat tires on 17-inch alloys.

328i Coupe

Avg. Price: $30,658

The 2-door version of BMW’s 2012 328i offers luxury and speed powered by a 3.0-liter inline 6-cylinder engine. A 6-speed manual comes standard here, and it’s fitted with a hill-holder clutch. Traction and stability control will keep you from having too much fun, and 4-wheel antilock disc brakes bring things to a halt. Your comfort is in good hands thanks to dual-zone automatic climate controls, and a CD/MP3 player will take care of entertainment with a digital media connection and HD radio. A full power package includes windows, doors, heated power mirrors and remote entry. Vinyl upholstery is contrasted by a leather-wrapped tilt and telescoping steering wheel, and there’s a memory system for the driver’s seat and mirrors. Automatic, steering-linked, adapted xenon headlights are matched by fog lights in the Coupe, which also gets a sport suspension. Seventeen-inch alloys are wrapped in run-flat tires and get a tire pressure monitoring system. Additionally the 328i Coupe comes with 8 standard airbags, including front and rear side head-protecting airbags.

328i Coupe SULEV

Avg. Price: $30,321

The best-handling sport coupe on the market can also be one of the cleanest with the 2012 BMW 328i Coupe Super Ultra Low Emissions Vehicle (SULEV), a car that sacrifices no power from its 3.0-liter inline 6-cylinder engine, but offers emissions 8 times cleaner than those of an Ultra Low Emissions Vehicle (ULEV). The SULEV gets a 6-speed manual transmission with a hill-holder clutch and rolls on 17-inch alloys wrapped in run-flat tires. A sport suspension teams with traction and stability control to contribute to its legendary handling, and 4-wheel antilock disc brakes react with firm pressure for one of the shortest 100-0-mph stopping distances in any production vehicle. Dual-zone automatic climate controls keep things comfortable, and a full power package includes windows, doors, heated power mirrors and remote keyless entry. Front bucket seats are upholstered in vinyl, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel is tilting and telescopic. A memory system is included for the driver’s seat and mirrors, and daytime running lights are joined by fog lights and automatic, adaptive, steering-linked xenon headlights. An HD stereo has a CD/MP3 player with digital media player connection. With safety in mind, the 2012 328i Coupe SULEV comes with 8 standard airbags, including front and rear side head-protecting units.

328i Sedan

Avg. Price: $30,771

328i Sedan SULEV

Avg. Price: $30,302

328i Wagon

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Avg. Price: $34,250

For sporty luxury with the ability to haul, the 2012 BMW 328i Wagon provides fun and utility thanks to a 3.0-liter inline 6-cylinder engine mated to a 6-speed manual with a hill-holder clutch. Traction and stability control are standard, and a split-folding rear seat provides plenty of useable space for hauling. Four-wheel antilock disc brakes bite down on 17-inch alloys, which are wrapped in run-flat tires and kept in check with a tire-pressure monitor. There are dual-zone automatic climate controls, vinyl upholstery and a tilt and telescoping leather-wrapped steering wheel. A CD/MP3 player has HD radio as well as a digital media player connection, and the driver also benefits from height adjustability for his bucket seat, front-seat active head restraints and a full power package including doors, windows, heated power mirrors and remote keyless entry. Eight standard airbags protect in a crash, and automatic headlights add a touch of extra safety.

328i xDrive Coupe

Avg. Price: $31,414

For even more road-holding ability, the xDrive trim of the 2012 BMW 328i Coupe provides all the stability of AWD coupled with BMW’s legendary handling. Here, a 6-speed manual transmission pairs with the 3.0-liter engine and gets a hill-holder clutch with hill descent control. Traction and stability control only rein things in further, and the safety doesn’t end there with 8 standard airbags and 4-wheel antilock discs. For comfort and convenience, look to dual-zone automatic climate controls, a CD/MP3 player with digital media connection and HD radio and a full power package. There are also automatic headlights, heated power mirrors, and a tire-pressure monitor for the run-flat tires wrapping the 17-inch alloys.

328i xDrive Coupe SULEV

Avg. Price: $31,737

The 2012 BMW 328i xDrive Coupe SULEV offers AWD stability, 6-cylinder power and one of the cleanest exhaust pipes on the road. As a Super Ultra Low Emissions Vehicle, the 328i produces 8 times fewer emissions than an Ultra Low Emissions Vehicle, with the same power rating as the standard 328i. You’ll still get the 3.0-liter inline 6-cylinder engine mated to a 6-speed manual transmission. A hill-holder clutch will keep you in place when you let go of the 4-wheel antilock discs, and once you’re under way, traction and stability control will keep you pointed forward. Dual-zone automatic climate controls make things comfortable inside, and feel free to plug your digital media player of choice into the CD/MP3 player, or just fire up the HD radio for some entertainment. Vinyl upholstery covers front bucket seats, and a full power package includes windows, doors, heated power mirrors and remote keyless entry. Here you’ll get daytime running lights, fog lights and automatic, steering-linked, adaptive xenon headlights. A tire pressure monitor checks the run-flat tires wrapping the 17-inch alloys, and 8 standard airbags protect in a crash.

328i xDrive Wagon

Avg. Price: $34,514

For those in northern climes, the 2012 BMW 328i xDrive Wagon provides on-road stability with the extra utility of a wagon configuration. Powered by a 3.0-liter inline 6-cylinder, the 328i gets a 6-speed manual transmission with a hill-holder clutch and hill descent control. Headlight washers are added here as well, along with rain-sensing intermittent wipers with heated washers. Automatic headlights and a rear wiper/washer combo make sure things stay clear front and back, and safety is continued with 4-wheel antilock discs, run-flat tires and traction and stability control. Eight standard airbags join front-seat active head restraints here as well. There’s vinyl upholstery covering front bucket seats, and the tilt and telescoping steering wheel is leather-wrapped. You’ll get dual-zone automatic climate controls, a CD/MP3 player with digital media connection and HD radio, and a full power package including heated power mirrors and remote-keyless entry.

335i Convertible

Avg. Price: $41,203

Moving up to the 2012 BMW 335i Convertible trim means you’ll get the more powerful, 300-hp version of the 3.0-liter engine. Here you’ll get a 6-speed shiftable automatic standard, and since this is the convertible, you’ll get leather upholstery for the 10-way power front bucket seats. There’s also a memory system for the driver’s seat and the heated power mirrors, as well as steering-linked automatic adaptive xenon headlights, foglights and daytime running lights. You’ll get traction and stability control, 4-wheel antilock discs and 4 standard airbags with automatic roll hoops. Dual-zone automatic climate controls are standard, as well as a CD/MP3 player with digital media connection and hi-definition radio, and if you're aching to see the sun, the power hardtop drops with one button touch.

335i Coupe

Avg. Price: $36,210

The 2012 BMW 335i Coupe offers a 300-hp engine and a 6-speed automated manual transmission with traction and stability control to keep things civil. There are 4-wheel antilock discs, 8 standard airbags and steering-linked adaptive automatic xenon headlights. Dual-zone automatic climate controls are included for comfort, and entertainment is handled thanks to a CD/MP3 player with digital media connection and hi-definition radio. Here you’ll get vinyl upholstery and 8-way power front seats and a full power package including heated power mirrors and remote keyless entry, and a memory system governs seat and mirrors. A power sunroof is included, as well as steering-linked automatic xenon headlights, fog lights and daytime running lights. Headlight washers and heated windshield washer jets keep things clear, and 17-inch alloys are wrapped in run-flat tires.

335i Sedan

Avg. Price: $38,094

335i xDrive Coupe

Avg. Price: $37,612

With AWD and a 300-hp inline 6-cylinder engine, the 2012 BMW 335i xDrive Coupe is one of the most nimble sport sedans on the market. With a 6-speed automated manual transmission and traction and stability control, there’s little to get in the way of tackling your favorite corner. If you get too hot, 4-wheel antilock discs wait to clamp down on 17-inch alloy wheels wrapped in run-flat tires. Dual-zone automatic climate controls keep things comfortable if the power sunroof fails, and entertainment is handled with a CD/MP3 player with digital media connection and hi-definition radio. The 335i comes with 8 standard airbags, a sport suspension, fog lights, daytime running lights and automatic, steering-linked xenon headlights. There’s a full power package including windows, doors and heated power mirrors, and there’s a memory system for the driver’s seat and mirrors. A tilt and telescoping steering wheel is leather-wrapped, and remote-keyless entry is standard here.

335is Convertible

Avg. Price: $47,417

335is Coupe

Avg. Price: $42,498

Forced induction wrings an additional 20 horses for a total of 320 hp from the 3.0-liter, 6-cylinder engine in the 2012 BMW 335is Coupe. Here we return to a 6-speed manual transmission, and wheels are increased to 18 inches. A sport suspension teams with traction and stability control for ultimate stability, and the 335is’ top speed has been increased here as well. Front bucket seats with 8-way power keep you planted, and the driver gets a memory system for his seat and the heated power mirrors. The rest of the power package includes a sunroof, windows, doors and remote-keyless entry. A CD/MP3 player has a digital media connection and hi-definition radio, and lighting is well in-hand with fog lights, daytime running lights and automatic, steering-linked xenon headlights. The tilt and telescoping steering wheel is leather-wrapped, and for safety look to 8 standard airbags including front and rear side head-protecting units.