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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 BMW M3
CS Sedan RWD
MSRP
$98,250
Invoice
$91,875
Average Price Paid
$94,022
162 listings nationwide

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2019 BMW 3 Series
330i xDrive Wagon AWD
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CS Sedan RWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 BMW M3
CS Sedan RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$103,952
3 listings nationwide

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2019 BMW 3 Series
330i xDrive Wagon AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$52,170
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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 BMW 3 Series
330i xDrive Wagon AWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

A staple in the BMW lineup, the 3 Series enters 2019 as a brand new seventh-generation model. Compared to the outgoing 3 Series, its dimensions are larger, but it’s also lighter, more ...

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."
writes:
Handling Ranked 2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio RWD better.
"Far superior to the M3 and C63"
Looks/Style Ranked 2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio RWD better.
"Sleek styling and unique"
2019 BMW 3 Series
330i xDrive Wagon AWD
30
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Specs

2018 BMW M3
CS Sedan RWD
2019 BMW 3 Series
330i xDrive Wagon AWD
Powertrain 7-Speed Dual Clutch 8-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
--
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.8 gal 15.8 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
454 hp @ 6,250 RPM
248 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
442 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,450 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.2:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.31 in x 3.53 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
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player 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 42 in 42 in
Back Legroom 35.1 in 35 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12 cu ft 27.5 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 900 lbs
Exterior
Length 184.5 in 182.8 in
Width 80.2 in 80 in
Height 56.1 in 56.5 in
Wheelbase 110.7 in 110.6 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 BMW 3 Series
330i xDrive Wagon AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Estoril Blue Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mediterranean Blue Metallic
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Mineral Gray Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Platinum Silver Metallic
  • Sunset Orange Metallic

Option Packages

  • Adaptive M Suspension
  • Active Blind Spot Detection
  • Convenience Package
  • Executive Package
  • Harman/Kardon Surround Sound System
  • M Sport Package
  • Navigation System
  • Premium Package
  • Shadow Sport Edition
  • Track Handling Package
  • Wireless Charging
  • Active Cruise Control
  • Black W/Red Hi/Stitch, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Black/Dark Oyster, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac/Dark Brown, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Oyster, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Venetian Beige/DK. Oyster, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Coral Red/Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Wheels: 18" X 8" Double-Spoke (Style 397)
  • Wheels: 18" X 8" FR & 18" X 8.5" RR (Style 397)

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