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1988 BMW 3 Series 325i Sedan RWDReview
Joseph writes:
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One Of The Ultimate Driving Machines. — hate my diving boards.... need a new top and paint. needs rubber... great gas mileage. strongest gearbox out there reliable as a top. best old car ive ever driven. its 20 years old and still runs great with over 280 thousand miles on the chassis. i love her.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: its a BMW....

Cons: its a BMW

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1988 BMW 3 Series 320iReview
Andre writes:
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My First Real Car — The E30 3-series BMW is one of those iconic cars from the 80's that really put BMW on the map. Mine was a manual and being a small 2 litre inline 6 engine it operated mainly on revs, or in lamens terms it wasn't the easiest to drive but once you get the hang of it it is a lovely car to drive. Mine had a performance exhaust on which made it sound awesome.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Exciting to drive, comfortable, classic

Cons: Some reliability issues, not the lightest runner or cheapest to maintain

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1988 BMW 3 Series 320iReview
Giancarlo writes:
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Classic — It was a realy nice car, the look was awesome and the performance was amazing but with high consume of gasoline. This car is a moder classic for most of the people for veru good reasons. Not every car have that agresive look without loosing elegance.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: Fun

Cons: High consume

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1988 BMW 3 Series 320iReview
Malcolm writes:
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A Cheap German Super Sport Car — it's acheap german super sport car with a amzing performance indeed and has a very strong good quality build it's move like arocks in the road and about appearance i'll say wow it's the most beautiful car have bmw built...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: it's drift and performance

Cons: features

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1988 BMW 3 Series 320iReview
Bengt writes:
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Great Car To Buy - In 1990! — In 1990, it was a great car! ;-) It was luxurious for me, but still affordable. I am not sure if I would buy it now, as it is an old car. It was fun to drive, but I recommend the BMW 850 now!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Cool for a first car!

Cons: It is ooooold now!

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1988 BMW 3 Series 325is Coupe RWDReview
Jared writes:
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E30 — Indestructible motor and transmission. Solid transmission action. Smooth power delivery. Recaro driver seat was perfect for me. 7 series brake master cylinder really firmed up brakes. handled wonderfully. could hang tail out all day. Classic body lines. leak at the firewall and need for larger car prompted sale

Pros: Great chassis

Cons: Watch for rust

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1988 BMW 3 Series 325i Sedan RWDReview
Charlie writes:
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1988 Bmw 325i Ttouring — 10 careful owners 136000miles (just run in really) and still pulls like a train. German engineering what more can you ask for....Oh and hopeful it will drag us around Europe. another 4000miles. make sure its the 2.5 straight six though.

Pros: £750 rear wheel drive pleaure...

Cons: none

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1988 BMW 3 SeriesReview
Glenn writes:
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Green Power — great car, superb wonderfull, nice acceleration, interior could be better, a lot of maintenance required, 10l per 100km, the handling is a little bit adventurious but ok, but great fun, nice and easy driving yet dangerious in the wintertimes, some nice unexpected drifting

Pros: nice sound

Cons: gasolineslurper

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1988 BMW 3 Series 320iReview
Gillian writes:
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Everyone Should Have One — Modern day classic from the second it left the assembly line. Fantastic ,solidly buil,t reliable, recognisable and I think pretty cool. I've choosen to put mine in original spec with no bolt on nastiness you can see some of these E30 having been subjected to I reckon if it ain't broke don't fix it and if you want chav mobile buy a jap car not a german one :)

Pros: looks good goes great

Cons: irish road tax and insurance for occassional use cars is extorsion

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1988 BMW 3 Series 325i Sedan RWDReview
Cyril writes:
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1988 E30 — performance wise, its no m3, but it could run very well. the quality is outstanding. some minor repairs, but nothing major. i love how it looks. i still get some compliments and a few offers. just have to know a little about maintaining the car. and have to know where to get the parts cheap.

Pros: love the looks, and there are so many options you can put in...

Cons: maintenance is quite costly...

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