A Favorite, Fading: 2018 BMW 3-series in Depth

What once made the BMW-3 series ahead of it’s competition has now become more of a drawback. Because of this, the 2018 three series has some noted improvements. The most obvious fix is the new touch screen technology on the infotainment system. Other subtle changes are noted as well with the 2019 models looking for even more advancements.

Key Takeaways:

  • The BMW-3 series has a great reputation as it was a previous winner of the Car and Driver 10 Best Cars Award.
  • The 2018 iteration of the BMW-3 series has a new infotainment system, which is standard equipment for all models.
  • The starting price for the BMW-3 series is $34,900. It is recommended that consumers pay an additional $500 for heated seats.

“We wouldn’t turn up our noses at a 3-series if one showed up in the driveway, but it’s no longer the sports sedan other companies have in their sights.”