1991 BMW 3 Series User Reviews

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    1991 BMW 3 Series 318i Review
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    65

    I Love It. Everything A Car Should Be. — BMW's entry level model in 1991, 1.8 liter DOHC 4 cylinder engine making 136hp. May not sound like much, but this car weighing in at only 2650lbs with 50/50 weight distribution, it makes for a fun driving experience. MacPherson strut front and Independent trailing arm suspension in the rear helps this car handle like some of the more expensive and newer cars. With no drivers aids this really brings the best out of any driver.

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

    Pros: The handling, one of the most "raw" feeling automobiles.

    Cons: old age and they start to rust, clean examples are hard to find.

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    1991 BMW 3 Series Review
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    One Of The Nicer Cars I Owned — I owned a 318 ti, a nice car, very well finished, high fun factor, low fuel consumption, very good chassis ... The 318 Ti had a very good 140 bhp back then, which you could really use. The "crude" chassis which can be found in a Z3 or the previous 3 series proved quite ok, you had some rear axle flex impacting straight ahead stability, but nothing worrying.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Performance price

    Cons: none

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    1991 BMW 3 Series 318is Review
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    It's Fantastic — Love my car, it's a bit quicker than stock due to the supercharger, but the worst part about it is the minimal tourqe. Wish I had a Mustangs amount. The only thing that is really wrong with it is due to age things break. Overall I love the car.

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

    Pros: It's a fun car to drive in.

    Cons: Lots of maintenance

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    1991 BMW 3 Series 318i Review
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    Great Fun — I enjoyed this car. The only problem yet again was the parts are hectic to find, and even more hectic to pay. It is not a fuel saver, but it is great fun, and nice with the roof down. Hehe :)

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

    Pros: Convertible - Nuff said

    Cons: Parts are expensive

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    1991 BMW 3 Series 318is Review
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    To Drive, Elwood, To Drive. — Not a luxury cruise by any means, but I think it challenges me to be a better driver. Can't beat the steering response and braking. It does pretty good gas mileage-wise for a 20 year old car, but the creature comforts are kind of minimalist.

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

    Pros: When it's in top form, it's a blast to drive!

    Cons: A bit high maintenace, and high cost maintenance

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    1991 BMW 3 Series Review
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    35

    Car For People Who Like To Drive — I enjoy a lot to drive this car, the handling, engine sound (M20 inline six) is excellent, the car was made for people who likes to drive, a car thinked for the driver principality, is like a modern classic car.

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

    Pros: The handling is excellent

    Cons: low revs torq

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    1991 BMW 3 Series Review
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    I Love My Car — Performance - acceleration okay, braking good, handling okay Build Quality - it has needed repairs - what do you expect from a 2nd hand car? Appearance - pretty standard except for the 17" AC Schnitzer wheels Cost of Ownership - Thirsty, and parts aren't as expensive as i thought Fun Factor - Very fun -- especially when the the back gets out around corners, but i need some performance mods to make it superfun!

    Pros: It's not a VW... http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=6008317197&ref=ts

    Cons: My Aircon kakked

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    1991 BMW 3 Series 325is Review
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    For Me A Nice Collectors Car — good for sideways action and good road handling very nice looking car with the m tech kit . Will have to buy one again for restoring as a collectors car . its very nice in dolphin grey and a nice set of rims

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

    Pros: the look of the car and sound of the straigth 6

    Cons: for me nothing much

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    1991 BMW 3 Series 318is Review
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    Bmw 3 Series — Performance was poo. Braking was not great or handling (but it was old and cheap so I'll let it off) Never let me down and was cheap for parts. Was expensive on fuel. Not really a fun car but looked ok.

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

    Pros: reliability

    Cons: fuel drinker

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    1991 BMW 3 Series 318is Review
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    Fun To Drive, Not Really Worth The Cost Of Ownership — Bimmer is pretty sweet, decent gas mileage ok acceleration, and it can corner quite well. Used parts are a mofo to find though and apparently the rear bumper is only held on by two clips, who knew????!!? Not the most comfortable car for a daily driver, better suited as a track car, and it SUCKS in the snow

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

    Pros: Carves corners like it's on rails.

    Cons: Maintenance is spendy and there are no parts available.

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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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