1996 BMW 3 Series User Reviews

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Users ranked 1996 BMW 3 Series against other cars which they drove/owned. Each ranking was based on 9 categories. Here is the summary of top rankings.

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    1996 BMW 3 Series 328i ConvertbleReview
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    A Blast To Drive! — We love driving this car with the top down. It is a blast in the summer time at the beach. It handles fantastic and gets pretty good gas mileage at about an average of 25mpg. I would definitely recommend this car.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: A lot of Fun!

    Cons: Small for a family of 4.

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    1996 BMW 3 Series 328i ConvertbleReview

    Bmw - Driving Pleasure ;) — Great accelaration, very good handling and strong brakes. The quality of the materials is perfect. Cheap maintenance and rare repairs. This is the winner of it's class. A lot of joy while driving or drifting (think more drifting). ULTIMATE DRIVING MACHINE. I LOVE IT.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: One of a kind.

    Cons: No reasons to avoid this car.

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    Quick, Fuel Efficient, Cheap — i got this car out of a salvage yard so it is not perfect but it is rebuilt and no one can tell it is rebuilt without a tapemeasure of have looked at alot of wrecked cars, i supervised all of the work and okayed all of the parts that were put on it so it is in perfect condition, with only a few scratches in the paint where it didn't get repainted. The biggest pain about this car is bmw outsourced the transmission building to General Motors and their transmission is a pile, the automatic that is.

    Pros: reliable, quick, fuel economy

    Cons: hatchback looks abrupt

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    1996 BMW 3 Series 325i Review
    A little thirsty. Small back seats. Service costs really expensive. Could be a little more reliable. Air con, and electrics die young. Has excellent handling, good power.
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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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