1998 BMW 3 Series User Reviews

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Users ranked 1998 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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    1998 BMW 3 Series Review
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    65

    Got It A Few Days But Never Took To It — Good build but weak engine

    Pros: BMW quality

    Cons: Not enough of power

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    35

    My First Luxury Car — Looks good. Drives well. No major problems.

    Pros: Nice ride

    Cons: Automatic

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    2.8 Litre, M3 Go Fast Bits - Impressive Track Car — E36 316ti Compact with worked 2.8 litre motor, and upgraded suspension and brakes. Used as car club device. Every bit as good as the equivilant M3.

    Pros: Balance, power

    Cons: Not as well suited to the road as an M3

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    1998 BMW 3 Series 328i Review
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    A Driver's Car — This car is amazing at everything. Since it's a four door sedan, you might not expect it to handle like a sports car, but it does. In fact, I, an amateur driver, drive it very aggressively on the most difficult race track in the world, the Neurburgring. The brakes along with the handling are adequate as well. I put a lot of miles on my car. I drove it 15 hours straight from Oklahoma City up into Montana on the way back home in Washington. I was very comfortable the whole time. It took 5 hours to drive each 400 miles averaging 80 mph the whole drive that day. I'll add more when I'm inspired to do so later.

    Pros: Durable in every way. I drive my car hard and it never lets up.
    Handling has saved me from crashing multiple times.
    Comes stock with dual exhaust, "headers" and a tunnel ram air intake.
    Runs 16.3 seconds in the quarter mile.

    Cons: None. It's everything you could want in a car.

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    1998 BMW 3 Series 323i Convertible Review
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    Bmw 323i Convertible — BMW 323I Convertible, Full leather, electric roof, windows and mirrors, air con, cd player etc. 2.5 straight six, custom back box, 18" alloys.

    Pros: Fast, sounds gorgeous, rear wheel drive

    Cons: Bloody thirsty

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    1998 BMW 3 Series 318i Review
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    One Fun Little Hatchback — I test drove the '98 BMW 318i for two days and fell in love with it. The car was so much fun to drive! The suspension was tight and very sporty. Driving this car was a blast!

    Pros: Fun car to drive!

    Cons: The interior is a little crammed.

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    1998 BMW 3 Series 328i Review
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    A Comfortable Cruiser — I drove my friend's '98 BMW 328i convertible for a day and thought that it was a pleasant cruiser. The car didn't guzzle gas and the suspension was perfect for a Sunday cruise.

    Pros: A comfortable ride. Perfect for a Sunday cruise.

    Cons: Kind of a feminine car.

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    1998 BMW 3 Series 323i Convertible Review
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    Awesome! — First car i bought! Nice but has some road noise. I have an extended warranty so i has really saved me some time and money on repairs. This car is fun to drive and you can't beat it for the price!

    Owner for 2 years, 6 months

    Miles Driven per Year:10,000

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    Want Another One! — Can't fault it. The only thing i'd change is to get a 6 cylinder engine. Handles well, stops well, sounds nice and a very good driving position (i'm 6'3'' and there's plenty of room)

    Pros: Well built, involving drive, Cheap to buy

    Cons: I don't own it anymore :(

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    1998 BMW 3 Series 323i Convertible Review
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    The Perfect Track Toy For Everyday Use;-) — Car is modified and tuned for everyday fun and track use. Drives very well and is super fun.

    Pros: Handling, Speed, Quality

    Cons: Interior could be better

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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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