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1985 BMW 3 Series 325e Sedan RWDReview
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371,000 Km's Still Running Good! — Was first my dads then my moms now mine. Been in the family for years and we all still love it. 371,000 km's and counting.

Pros: fun to drive, easy to drift in rain :)

Cons: bad in snow

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1985 BMW 3 Series 325e Sedan RWDReview
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Awesome Exotic — 2.7L inline 6 fully fuel injected 5 speed manual with a slot for a 6th top speed of 145 mph limited slip diff. rear wheel drive. full leather interior

Pros: light and powerful

Cons: eats tires and bad in snow

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1985 BMW 3 Series 325iReview
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Bmw 325 Ix E-30 Limited Edition Dec. 1985 — The first AWD made by BMW. First series, special edition with Blue Leather interiors and Climate control. 5 Speed Manual

Pros: Excellent traction on the snow. Very strong acceleration (still 0/60 in 8 seconds straight)
Amazing in Mountain roads (Around the hills of Bologna)

Cons: Painful gas milage in the city (15 mpg). Acceptable in highways (22 mpg)

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1985 BMW 3 Series 325e Coupe RWDReview
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Overall — car pays for itself...has lasted 25 years, and does fine with gas consumption, drives like its the 1980s. The car is a little old and needs TLC every now and again, but overall, the car drives great, everything works and is an enjoyable ride.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: 25 years old and still drives great

Cons: repairs are a little costly, but its 25years old....its not brand new.

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1985 BMW 3 Series 325e Sedan RWDReview
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Its German — This car had been sitting in a garage for 7 years when i bought it. They never started it never moved it. I changed the gas and purged the lines put a battery in it stated right up and have been driving it with out a problem. It has and inline 6 engine automatic trans. It is a little slow off the line but has one great top end acceleration. It rides really well. takes corner like you wouldn't believe possible from a rear wheel drive. fully loaded and only has 108,*** miles

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Great drivers car. Interior is the best, drive train is spot on.

Cons: snow and rain there great for fun but dont be in a hurry. this car loves dry road

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1985 BMW 3 Series 318i Sedan RWD Review
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vs1985 Toyota Celica GT-S Convertible
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Value Ranked 1985 Toyota Celica GT-S Convertible better.
"reliable and looks "
Would Buy Ranked 1985 Toyota Celica GT-S Convertible better.
"like the looks "
1985 BMW 3 Series 318i Coupe RWD Review
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Great car better handling I prefer the 325is but this is the poor mans 325 its quick for the price of them
vs1985 Volkswagen Jetta Coupe
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Handling Ranked 1985 Volkswagen Jetta Coupe worse.
"I prefer how rwd cars drive so the bmw is the clear choice for me"
Value Ranked 1985 Volkswagen Jetta Coupe worse.
"e30s hold a higher market for buyers and you dont see many at all"
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Reviews From Other Years

2015 BMW 3 Series Reviews

Great Little Car But Can Get Pricey With Options By jodyrobe

I love the front cabin, great handling, some power, nice looking exterior. I dislike that it appears to be catered to i-phone integration and not android. I will like more power. Should come with stan... Read More

Good Little Sports Car And Good Power By jodyrobe

needs more power and backseat space, like the interior cabin, dislike no android integration appears to be for i-phone only. This pretty much sums it up but a great little car. If you get all the opti... Read More

2014 BMW 3 Series Reviews

Best All Around Car Money Can Buy (maybe A Bit Too Much Money, Though) By dieselbos

After driving my 2010 Jetta Sportwagen for 50,000 miles, I test drove the new 328d that BMW was finally offering in North America. I was looking for an automatic for my daily commute (my Jetta was a ... Read More

Great Car For The Wife To Get Tickets In By Bhoffma1

I love the power delivery of the inline six cylinder. There is almost zero turbo lag and it feels like an NA car with a larger engine. I would prefer a manual transmission, but the eight speed autom... Read More

2013 BMW 3 Series Reviews

Nice Second Car By Drawbj17

This is my Wife's car. It is Perfect for her. The technology is not seamless. There are Too many steps to change from device to device And to move around through the options. The ride is a little stif... Read More

A Fun And Young Car By abhiga

This car is fun to drive! The handling and acceleration are amazing. The hardtop is a great feature, making the car usable all-year round. When the roof is closed, it's like driving a sports car. When... Read More

2012 BMW 3 Series Reviews

Dreamdriver - Total Driving Immersion By turquoisea

I loved everything about this car, from the amazing interior with dazzling lights, phenomenal sound system, spot on handling and smooth ride, super comfortable seats, voice command. Not a lot of room... Read More

It's The Honda Accord Of Our Age By Aaron

It's a perfectly reasonable car. Goes fast when you want it too, uses less gas when you want that. Back seat is big enough so the kids don't complain. Just wish it were a bit less bland. I used to... Read More

2011 BMW 3 Series Reviews

Performance Oriented, Capable Daily Driver By jff011377

Refined & very capable performance coupe. I have driven 12+ hours without getting fatigued. I have driven at autocross events & on a high speed road course track. The car is very fun to drive & in ... Read More

An Amazing Machne By fotobaron

Great power, great performance, great handling (hydraulic steering), very good gas mileage given the engine, extraordinarily comfortable, lots of useful bells and whistles and absolutely gorgeous to l... Read More

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