BMW Z4 vs BMW 3 Series Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 BMW Z4
M40i RWD
MSRP
$63,700
Invoice
$59,740
Average Price Paid
$61,328
10 listings nationwide

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2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
MSRP
$46,550
Invoice
$43,790
Average Price Paid
$44,316
50 listings nationwide

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

2020 BMW Z4
M40i RWD
Fair Price
$62,648
Good Price
$60,141
Great Price
$58,708
2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
Fair Price
$45,354
Good Price
$43,957
Great Price
$43,158

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 BMW Z4
M40i RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$63,091
14 listings nationwide

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2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$53,314
1 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 BMW Z4
M40i RWD
Michael Perkins Test Drive Review:

A redesign is never really complete until you have the full engine lineup involved. With last year’s redesign of the Z4, BMW left the iconic inline 6-cylinder engine on the shelf, leav...

2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
Michael Perkins Preview:

Hot off the heels of its seventh-generation debut, BWM's iconic sports sedan returns with a new trick up its sleeve: plug-in power. After tooling around Europe the last few years, the ...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 6
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 BMW Z4
M40i RWD
Guru73WZG writes:
It’s also a nice car But not as fun as the Toyota Supra It’s a CONVERTIBLE
Handling Ranked 2020 Toyota Supra Premium Launch Edition RWD better.
"The turning is good and is good around corners"
Looks/Style Ranked 2020 Toyota Supra Premium Launch Edition RWD better.
"Supra can get much more attention"
2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
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Specs

2020 BMW Z4
M40i RWD
2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
24 MPG
64 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
31 MPG
71 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 13.7 gal 10.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
382 hp @ 5,500 RPM
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Torque
368 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
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Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.2:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.23 in x 3.72 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
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player 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 2 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.2 in 42 in
Back Legroom -- 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 9.9 cu ft 13.2 cu ft
Maximum Payload 649 lbs 891 lbs
Exterior
Length 170.7 in 185.7 in
Width 79.7 in 81.4 in
Height 51.3 in 56.9 in
Wheelbase 97.2 in 112.2 in

Available Options

2020 BMW Z4
M40i RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Frozen Gray II Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Misano Blue Metallic
  • San Francisco Red Metallic

Option Packages

  • Wireless Charging
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Executive Package
  • Premium Package
  • Active Cruise Control
  • Black W/Blue Stitching, Alcantara/Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Black, VERNASCA Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Cognac, VERNASCA Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Ivory White, VERNASCA Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Magma Red, VERNASCA Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Wheels: 19" X 9" FR & 19" X 10" RR Cerium Gray
  • Wheels: 19" X 9" FR & 19" X 10" RR Jet Black
  • Wheels: 19" X 9" FR & 19" X 10" RR Orbit Gray
2021 BMW 3 Series
300e xDrive Hybrid Plug-in AWD

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