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2022 BMW M3
Competition RWD
MSRP
$72,800
Invoice
$68,205
Average Price Paid
$72,800
14 listings nationwide

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2022 BMW 2 Series
228i Gran Coupe RWD
MSRP
$35,700
Invoice
$33,700
Average Price Paid
$35,452
133 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2022 BMW M3
Competition RWD
Fair Price
$74,577
Good Price
$72,459
Great Price
$71,247
2022 BMW 2 Series
228i Gran Coupe RWD
Fair Price
$35,674
Good Price
$34,407
Great Price
$33,683

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2022 BMW M3
Competition RWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

The BMW M3 has long been the gold standard compact performance/luxury car. Though it has grown through the years (and become exclusively a sedan), it retains that artful blend of thril...

2022 BMW 2 Series
228i Gran Coupe RWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

The 2 Series is BMW’s compact, nimble coupe. It combines athleticism with an upscale interior. The 2 Series was introduced as a 2014 model and for the 2022 model year, it has been rede...

Specs

2022 BMW M3
Competition RWD
2022 BMW 2 Series
228i Gran Coupe RWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
34 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.6 gal 13.2 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
503 hp @ 6,250 RPM
228 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
479 lb-ft @ 2,750 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,450 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.3:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.31 in x 3.54 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 Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard 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 41.6 in 41.4 in
Back Legroom 35.6 in 34.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13 cu ft 15.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload 860 lbs 950 lbs
Exterior
Length 189.1 in 178.5 in
Width 81.4 in 81.9 in
Height 56.4 in 55.9 in
Wheelbase 112.5 in 105.1 in

Available Options

2022 BMW M3
Competition RWD

Exterior Colors

  • AVENTURIN Red Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Brooklyn Grey Metallic
  • Frozen Brilliant White Metallic
  • Frozen PORTIMAO Blue Metallic
  • Individual DRAVIT Grey Metallic
  • Isle Of Man Green Metallic
  • Oxide Grey Metallic
  • PORTIMAO Blue Metallic
  • SAO Paulo Yellow
  • Skyscraper Gray Metallic
  • TANZANITE Blue II Metallic
  • Toronto Red Metallic

Option Packages

  • M Driver's Package
  • BMW Individual Aluminum Fabric High-Gloss
  • Carbon Fiber Trim
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Executive Package
  • Icon Adaptive Led Headlights W/LASERLIGHT
  • Individual Piano Black Finish Trim
  • M Carbon Exterior Package
  • M Drive Professional
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • BMW Individual Fine-Wood Trim
  • Fiona Red/Black, Full Merino Leather Upholstery (VB)
  • Fjord Blue/Black, Full Merino Leather Upholstery (ZB)
  • Ivory White, Full Merino Leather Upholstery (ZB)
  • KYALAMI Orange/Black, Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • SILVERSTONE/Black, Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • TARTUFO/Black, Full Merino Leather Upholstery (VB)
  • YAS Marina Blue/Black, Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • M Carbon Bucket Seats
  • M Carbon Ceramic Brakes
2022 BMW 2 Series
228i Gran Coupe RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Misano Blue Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Skyscraper Grey Metallic
  • Snapper Rocks Blue Metallic
  • Storm Bay Metallic

Option Packages

  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Dynamic Handling Package
  • Heated Front Seats & Steering Wheel
  • Live Cockpit Pro W/NAVI
  • M Sport Package
  • Premium Package
  • Premium Package 2
  • 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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