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2002 BMW Z3
2.5i Roadster RWD
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2022 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
MSRP
$44,950
Invoice
$42,305
Average Price Paid
$44,950
17 listings nationwide

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2002 BMW Z3
2.5i Roadster RWD
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2022 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2002 BMW Z3
2.5i Roadster RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$15,121
13 listings nationwide

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2022 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$50,091
2 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2002 BMW Z3
2.5i Roadster RWD

Fans of the BMW Z3 are likely to argue that the company's last version, produced in 2002, was its best. Six years of "consistent and conscientious development" and wider acceptance of ...

2022 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
No Expert Reviews

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

2002 BMW Z3
2.5i Roadster RWD
10
Mario writes:
Fun, light, free
Jonathan writes:
Fun, as manual a driver does not feel the thrill because of how much weight the car is. Seeing the hood is a n...
Looks/Style Ranked 2001 Audi TT 1.8T quattro Roadster AWD better.
"I think the TT has a better look because of its retro style and go kart vibe."
Would Buy Ranked 2001 Audi TT 1.8T quattro Roadster AWD better.
"I would buy an Audi TT instead because of the horsepower and interior feel."
VWJett writes:
Good driving car
Front Seats Ranked 2006 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5L Convertible worse.
"Front seats were more better "
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2006 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5L Convertible better.
"The VW Beetle has biggest trunk ever "
2022 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2002 BMW Z3
2.5i Roadster RWD
2022 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
18 MPG
64 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
25 MPG
71 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 13 gal 10.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
184 hp @ 6,000 RPM
184 hp @ 6,000 RPM
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Torque
175 lb-ft @ 3,500 RPM
175 lb-ft @ 3,500 RPM
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Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
--
10.2:1
Displacement
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
--
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
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Leather Seats Optional --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
CD Changer Optional --
Cassette Player Optional --
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 2 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.8 in 42 in
Back Legroom -- 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 5 cu ft 13.2 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 882 lbs
Exterior
Length 159.4 in 185.7 in
Width 68.5 in 81.4 in
Height 50.9 in 56.9 in
Wheelbase 96.3 in 112.2 in

Available Options

2002 BMW Z3
2.5i Roadster RWD
2022 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD

Exterior Colors

  • AVENTURIN Red Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Individual DRAVIT Grey Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Mineral Grey Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Oxide Grey Metallic
  • PHYTONIC Blue Metallic
  • PORTIMAO Blue Metallic
  • Sunset Orange Metallic
  • TANZANITE Blue II Metallic

Option Packages

  • Heated Front Seats
  • Wireless Charging
  • Adaptive M Suspension
  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Dynamic Handling Package
  • Icon Adaptive Led Headlights W/LASERLIGHT
  • M Sport Package
  • Premium Package
  • Black W/Blue Stitching, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Black, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Oyster, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • TACORA Red, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" Double-Spoke Bi-Color Orbit Grey

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