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2022 BMW M3
Competition RWD
MSRP
$73,000
Invoice
$68,390
Average Price Paid
$73,471
4 listings nationwide

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120 Ah RWD
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Competition RWD
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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 i3
120 Ah RWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

The BMW i3 is a compact electric car with available hybrid power. This hatchback features unique packaging that provides surprising cabin space and fun handling in a small, efficient p...

Specs

2022 BMW M3
Competition RWD
2021 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 1-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
124 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
102 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.6 gal --
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Electric
Power
503 hp @ 6,250 RPM
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Torque
479 lb-ft @ 2,750 RPM
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Cylinders
6 cylinders
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Compression Ratio
9.3:1
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Displacement
3,000 cc
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Bore x Stroke
3.31 in x 3.54 in
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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 --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 41.6 in 40.5 in
Back Legroom 35.6 in 31.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13 cu ft 15.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload 860 lbs 816 lbs
Exterior
Length 189.1 in 158.3 in
Width 81.4 in 80.3 in
Height 56.4 in 62.9 in
Wheelbase 112.5 in 101.2 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

  • Wireless Charging
  • M Driver's Package
  • Carbon Fiber Trim
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Executive Package
  • Icon Adaptive Led Headlights W/LASERLIGHT
  • Individual Aluminum Trim
  • Individual Open-Pored Black Wood Trim W/Silver Effect
  • Individual Piano Black Finish Trim
  • M Carbon Exterior Package
  • M Drive Professional
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • 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 i3
120 Ah RWD

Exterior Colors

  • CAPPARIS White W/BMW I Frozen Blue Accent
  • Cashmere Silver Metallic W/BMW I Blue Accent
  • Fluid Black W/BMW I Frozen Blue Accent
  • Galvanic Gold Metallic W/Frozen Grey Met Highlight
  • Imperial Blue Metallic W/Frozen Gray Accent
  • Mineral Gray Metallic W/BMW I Frozen Blue Accent

Option Packages

  • GIGA World
  • Harman/Kardon Premium Sound System
  • Mega World
  • Technology + Driving Assistant Package
  • Tera World
  • Wireless Charging
  • Moonroof
  • Wheels: 20" X 5.0" Front & 20" X 5.5" Rear BMW I

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