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2021 BMW 2 Series 228i xDrive Gran Coupe AWD
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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2013 BMW 1 Series
128i Convertible RWD
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2021 BMW 2 Series
228i xDrive Gran Coupe AWD
MSRP
$37,700
Invoice
$35,560
Average Price Paid
$36,954
1,298 listings nationwide

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2013 BMW 1 Series
128i Convertible RWD
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2021 BMW 2 Series
228i xDrive Gran Coupe AWD
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2013 BMW 1 Series
128i Convertible RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$14,827
19 listings nationwide

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2021 BMW 2 Series
228i xDrive Gran Coupe AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$42,769
156 listings nationwide
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2013 BMW 1 Series
128i Convertible RWD
Patricia Mayo Preview:

BMW's least-expensive series gets a new sporty performer for 2013, dubbed the 135is, without another change for the rest of this compact coupe and convertible lineup of now 3 trims. Fo...

2021 BMW 2 Series
228i xDrive Gran Coupe AWD
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2013 BMW 1 Series
128i Convertible RWD
25
wyler99 writes:
cool and sexy
Looks/Style Ranked 2013 Audi S4 better.
"bad to the bone"
Back Seats Ranked 2013 Audi S4 better.
"just more room"
10
Iwannaconvertible35 writes:
It is a nice car. Has just the right amount of power and handles like you would expect a sports car to handle....
Front Seats Ranked 2017 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Premium Convertible RWD better.
"The seats are comfy and they are heated and cooled! "
Value Ranked 2017 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Premium Convertible RWD better.
"The technology! The mustang is fully loaded! The bmw only had a simple am/fm CD player"
20
gruvi12 writes:
Only right about the drive looking forward to driving and maybe buying to add to my collection.
2021 BMW 2 Series
228i xDrive Gran Coupe AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2013 BMW 1 Series
128i Convertible RWD
2021 BMW 2 Series
228i xDrive Gran Coupe AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
19 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
28 MPG
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 14 gal 13.2 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
230 hp @ 6,500 RPM
230 hp @ 6,500 RPM
228 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
200 lb-ft @ 2,750 RPM
200 lb-ft @ 2,750 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,450 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.7:1
10.7:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
3,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.35 in x 3.46 in
3.35 in x 3.46 in
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.2 in 41.4 in
Back Legroom 31.3 in 34.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 8 cu ft 15.2 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 937 lbs
Exterior
Length 172.2 in 178.5 in
Width 75.6 in 81.9 in
Height 56.6 in 55.9 in
Wheelbase 104.7 in 105.1 in

Available Options

2013 BMW 1 Series
128i Convertible RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • BLUE WATER METALLIC
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Blue Water Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Cashmere Silver Metallic
  • Deep Sea Blue Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Le Mans Blue Metallic
  • Mineral Grey Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Space Gray Metallic
  • Titanium Silver Metallic
  • Vermilion Red Metallic

Option Packages

  • Fine-Wood Trim 'Fineline' Stream
  • LIGHT BURL WALNUT TRIM
  • 8-Way PWR Front Bucket Seats
  • Anthracite Wood Trim
  • BMW Assist W/Bluetooth Wireless Technology
  • Cold Weather PKG
  • Glacier Silver Aluminum Trim
  • Harman Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Light Burl Walnut Trim
  • Lighting PKG
  • Limited Edition PKG
  • M Sport PKG
  • Premium PKG
  • Technology PKG
  • Black, Boston Leather Seat Trim
  • Coral Red, Boston Leather Seat Trim
  • Oyster, Boston Leather Seat Trim
  • Savanna Beige, Boston Leather Seat Trim
  • TERRACOTTA, BOSTON LEATHER SEAT TRIM
  • Taupe, Boston Leather Seat Trim
2021 BMW 2 Series
228i xDrive Gran Coupe AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Mineral Gray Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Misano Blue Metallic
  • Seaside Blue Metallic
  • Snapper Rocks Blue Metallic
  • Storm Bay Metallic

Option Packages

  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Dynamic Handling Package
  • Harman/Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Heated Front Seats & Steering Wheel
  • M Sport Package
  • Premium Package
  • Wireless Charging
  • Black W/Blue Highlight, Perforated Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Perforated Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Magma Red, Perforated Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Perforated Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Oyster, Perforated Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Panoramic Moonroof
  • Wheels: 18" X 8.0" Multi-Spoke Bi-Color
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.0" M Double-Spoke Bi-Color

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