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2018 BMW M3 CS Sedan RWD
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2018 BMW M3
CS Sedan RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$104,344
7 listings nationwide

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2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia
AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$41,908

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 BMW M3
CS Sedan RWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

In the world of German performance cars, the BMW M3 is one of the most prestigious names of all time. The latest version is very different from the original. The latest M3 is a luxuri...

2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia
AWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

This year, Alfa Romeo returns to the US market with a splash by introducing both a new crossover SUV and its classic luxury sedan – the Giulia. The Giulia offers luxury sedan buyers a ...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2018 BMW M3
CS Sedan RWD
writes:
Serious Performance for a sedan Can drive a family of more than 3
Power Ranked 2018 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS Coupe RWD better.
"Little Lighter/25 more hp to crank "
Handling Ranked 2018 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS Coupe RWD better.
"Because it does...it’s a coupe not a sedan "
writes:
The Shelby hands-down is a better drivers car. Hard to believe I’m saying this but after driving both I could...
Back Seats Ranked 2018 Ford Shelby GT350 Coupe worse.
"Of course being a four-door sedan the M3’s rear seats are much more accessible and usable."
Family Car Ranked 2018 Ford Shelby GT350 Coupe worse.
"Of course being a four-door sedan the M3’s rear seats are much more accessible and usable."
5
writes:
Handling Ranked 2018 Nissan GT-R Premium AWD worse.
"Designed for curvy road and not a straight line like the GT-R"
Looks/Style Ranked 2018 Nissan GT-R Premium AWD worse.
"Has more aggressive styling at a more affordable price point. Great Daily Driver!!!"
2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia
AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2018 BMW M3
CS Sedan RWD
2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia
AWD
Powertrain 7-Speed Dual Clutch 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
31 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.8 gal 15.3 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
454 hp @ 6,250 RPM
280 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
442 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
306 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.2:1
10:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.31 in x 3.53 in
3.31 in x 3.54 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42 in 42.4 in
Back Legroom 35.1 in 35.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12 cu ft 12 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 905 lbs
Exterior
Length 184.5 in 182.6 in
Width 80.2 in 79.7 in
Height 56.1 in 57.1 in
Wheelbase 110.7 in 111 in

Available Options

2018 BMW M3
CS Sedan RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Frozen Dark Blue II
  • Lime Rock Grey
  • San Marino Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • Executive Package
  • M Carbon Ceramic Brake
2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia
AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alfa Black
  • Alfa Rosso
  • Alfa White
  • IMOLA Titanium Metallic
  • LIPARI Gray Metallic
  • Misano Blue Metallic
  • Montecarlo Blue Metallic
  • Monza Red Metallic
  • Silverstone Gray Metallic
  • Stromboli Gray Metallic
  • Vesuvio Gray Metallic
  • Vulcano Black Metallic

Option Packages

  • Radio: Am/FM Bluetooth W/Nav 6.5
  • 8.8" Nav Radio W/Siriusxm Package
  • 8.8" Radio W/Siriusxm Package
  • Cold Weather Package
  • Driver Assist Dynamic Plus Package
  • Driver Assist Static W/Front Sensors Package
  • Dual-Pane Sunroof
  • Full Speed FWD Collision Warn Plus
  • Harman/Kardon Premium Audio
  • Nero EDIZIONE
  • Premium Audio System W/Sub
  • Wheels: 17" x 7.5" Bright Cerchio Aluminum
  • Wheels: 18" X 8.0" Bright Turbine Aluminum
  • Wheels: 18" X 8.0" Dark Turbine Aluminum
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.0" FR & 19" X 9.0" RR Y-Spoke Alum
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.0" Y-Spoke Aluminum

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