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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

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

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2021 BMW M5
AWD
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2022 BMW M3
Competition RWD
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AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2022 BMW M3
Competition RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$81,671
1 listings nationwide

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2021 BMW M5
AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$115,308
15 listings nationwide

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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...

2021 BMW M5
AWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

The 2021 BMW M5, which has been the benchmark for midsize luxury performance sedans for nearly four decades, gets refreshed styling and feature updates for the 2021 model year. This BM...

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

2022 BMW M3
Competition RWD
No User Reviews
2021 BMW M5
AWD
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Guru9W7WPM writes:
Power Ranked 2021 Audi S7 3.0T quattro Premium Plus AWD better.
"Motor"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2021 Audi S7 3.0T quattro Premium Plus AWD worse.
"Spacious "

Specs

2022 BMW M3
Competition RWD
2021 BMW M5
AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
15 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.6 gal 20.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
503 hp @ 6,250 RPM
600 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
479 lb-ft @ 2,750 RPM
553 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.3:1
10:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
4,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.31 in x 3.54 in
3.5 in x 3.48 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
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 36.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13 cu ft 14 cu ft
Maximum Payload 860 lbs 899 lbs
Exterior
Length 189.1 in 196.4 in
Width 81.4 in 83.7 in
Height 56.4 in 58 in
Wheelbase 112.5 in 117.4 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
2021 BMW M5
AWD

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