BMW 3 Series For Sale in Vista

BMW 3 Series For Sale In Vista, CA

Since its debut in 1977, the BMW 3 Series has defined the compact sport sedan segment with agile performance and a winning blend of modern technology and luxury.

The BMW 3 Series is the perfect ride for taking you and four friends to a San Diego Padres game or enjoying a night on the town in Carlsbad Village. A series of turbocharged engines offer ample power for moving through North County traffic with verve, while still providing fuel economy of up to 26 City/36 Hwy MPG. More eco-conscious driving enthusiasts can join the electric sport sedan revolution with BMW's unique 3 Series plug-in hybrid that offers up to 22 miles of all-electric range and 75 MPGe.

Available in sporty rear-wheel drive for tackling your favorite corners or road-gripping xDrive all-wheel drive drivetrains, the BMW 3 Series is a sports sedan that's ideal for any season and any climate. All BMW 3 Series variants come standard with a quick-shifting, yet refined eight-speed automatic transmission that's a perfect match for the sporting characteristics of the 3 Series's available engines:

Turbocharged Gas Engines:

Plug-In Hybrid:

High-performance M3 models define the 3 Series experience with up to 503 horsepower, and for the first time ever, the availability of xDrive all-wheel drive. Drivers who favor this sport sedan masterpiece can also opt for an engaging six-speed manual transmission. Every piece of the M3 experience is tailored to ripping down a back road or the track, with features like M Carbon sport seats, M Sport steering wheel with integrated paddle shifters, M compound sport brakes, a unique head-up display, and an M tuned adaptive sport suspension.

A hallmark of the BMW 3 Series experience is combining all of this performance with the practicality of a four-door sedan. The BMW 3 Series boasts a 17 cubic foot trunk that's bigger than rivals from Alfa Romeo, Audi, and Mercedes-Benz, along with a spacious rear seat that can easily fit the family for a day at the Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve.

Luxury and technologically advanced features are part of the BMW experience, and the 3 Series offers a huge variety of standard and optional features to spoil both drivers and passengers:
  • 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster
  • 10.25-inch iDrive touch screen with Android Auto™, Apple CarPlay®, optional navigation, Bluetooth® connectivity, two USB ports, satellite radio and voice recognition
  • 10-speaker stereo standard, 16-speaker Harman Kardon® surround-sound stereo optional
  • Available infotainment gesture control
  • Multi-zone automatic climate control
  • Panoramic moonroof
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Sensatec heated, and ventilated front seats with optional leather trim
  • Wireless phone charging
  • Proximity keyless entry
  • Remote start
  • Ambient interior lighting
  • Performance data recorder

Safety is a hallmark of the 3 Series experience, and BMW offers plenty of standard and optional safety features to make any driver feel secure and comfortable:

Standard active driver safety technology:
  • Forward collision warning
  • Forward automatic emergency braking
  • Automatic high-beam headlights
  • Adaptive headlights
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • Backup camera

Optional driver assistance features:
  • Head-up display
  • Blind spot monitoring
  • Lane departure warning
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Front and rear parking sensors
  • Traffic sign recognition

What are the BMW 3 Series Models Levels?

  • BMW 330i
  • 330i Sedan: Comes standard with rear-wheel drive, 255 horsepower, turbocharged 4 cylinder engine, and 8-speed automatic transmission. BMW includes plenty of standard features like a 10.25 touchscreen, standard active safety tech, and a moonroof on this trim. The Premium package adds in features like power seats, gesture controls, heated front seats, and a heated steering wheel. A Dynamic handling package includes high-performance tires, M Sport brakes, an M Sport differential, and an adaptive M suspension for maximum fun.

  • 330i xDrive Sedan: Includes the 255 horsepower engine, but swaps out rear-wheel drive for road-gripping all-wheel drive instead. All other features and options carry over.

  • BMW 330e
  • 330e Sedan: Swaps out the standard turbocharged four-cylinder engine for a plug-in hybrid powertrain that offers up to 22 miles of all-electric range and a total range of 320 miles. Additional features include standard lane departure warning and ambient interior lighting.

  • 330e xDrive Sedan: Adds BMW's excellent xDrive AWD system to the plug-in hybrid powertrain.

  • BMW M340i
  • M340i Sedan: Here's where things start to get really sporty. In place of the turbocharged four-cylinder engine, we have BMW's excellent 382 horsepower inline-six. In addition to more power, the M340i offers more sporty features like an M Sport suspension, variable-ratio sport steering, an M Sport limited-slip differential, M Sport brakes, and M Sport steering wheel.
  • M340i xDrive Sedan: Swaps out rear-wheel drive for BMW's xDrive AWD system to help put the power to the ground the right way.

  • BMW M3
  • M3 Sedan: The ultimate, classic sports sedan. Available with either a standard 8-speed automatic or optional 6-speed manual transmission, the M3 is built to be engaging in every scenario. Standard features include an upgraded engine cooling system, expressive exterior design, an M Sport differential, multiple sport driving modes, a head-turning sport exhaust, plush Merino leather upholstery, and a 16-speaker Harman Kardon® surround-sound stereo.
  • M3 xDrive Sedan: Swaps out rear-wheel drive for BMW's xDrive AWD system to help it stick in the corners and get the maximum thrust off the line for brutal launches that will pin you to your seat.
  • M3 Competition xDrive Sedan: Offers even more hardcore kit, like a race-runed 8-speed automatic, and another 30 horsepower (totaling 503) from the punchy turbocharged straight-six.

Shop BMW 3 Series near Vista, CA

BMW of Vista is your new BMW 3 Series destination near Vista, Camp Pendleton, Carlsbad, and San Diego. We carry one of the biggest selections of new BMW cars in the Vista area, in addition to quality used vehicles that meet our strict standards. We also accept lease returns for BMW owners who are looking to upgrade their current vehicle for a new BMW 3 Series.

One test drive and we think you'll agree that the BMW 3 Series is a true driver's car. Once you're ready to move forward, our finance center will procure you a competitive rate for purchase or design a lease that meets your needs and budget accordingly. Our team of BMW experts will make you feel comfortable throughout the entire process.

From our world-class service center to offering one of the best new car selections in the area, BMW of Vista is ready to exceed every expectation.

BMW 3 Series FAQ
Is the BMW 3 Series a reliable car?

Yes, the 3 Series is a reliable vehicle that compares favorably with other compact luxury vehicles in its class. For additional assurance, the gas BMW 3 Series comes with a four-year/50,000-mile warranty while plug-in-hybrid models offer an eight-year/80,000-mile warranty for the battery.

Does the BMW 3 Series Sedan offer all-wheel drive?

Every model level of the 3 Series is offered with xDrive, BMW's intelligent all-wheel drive. This includes the 330i xDrive, M340i xDrive, 330e xDrive, and M3 Competition xDrive Sedan.

Is the BMW 3 Series Sedan a sports car?

Yes, think of the BMW 3 Series Sedan as a sports car with four doors. Its lightweight body, independent suspension, and powerful engines make it a blast on a windy road.

Where Is the BMW 3 Series built?

Every BMW 3 Series that's sold in the United States is built in Germany.

Which BMW 3 Series has a turbo engine?

Every BMW 3 Series utilizes turbochargers to extract maximum horsepower while also remaining extremely efficient.

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BMW 3 Series For Sale In Westmont, IL

BMW 3 Series Summary

Need to unwind? Then treat yourself by getting behind the wheel of a BMW 3 Series and heading to Green Meadows Golf Club. Chances are you'll enjoy the drive so much, you might forget all about hitting the links.

The 2021 model year demonstrates how much the BMW 3 Series continues to excel at the sedan body style, Even after seven generations, the iconic BMW sports sedan continues to surprise and delight, this year proving itself even sportier and more dynamic with the addition of two brand-new (to the U.S.) plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEV).

Feel pampered with new and improved styling and smart features:
  • Dynamic Cruise Control
  • Adaptive brake lights
  • Frontal Collision Warning
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Blind Spot monitoring
  • Automatic 3-zone Climate Control including micro-filter and automatic air recirculation
  • Two-way "one-touch" power moonroof
  • Backup camera
  • Rain-sensing wipers
  • Parking sensors
  • 18" V-spoke bi-color orbit grey wheels, style 780 with all-season run-flat tires

The 2021 BMW 3 Series comes in six models:
  • BMW 3 Series 330i sedan
  • BMW 3 Series 330i xDrive sedan
  • BMW 3 Series 330e sedan
  • BMW 3 Series 330e xDrive sedan
  • BMW 3 Series M340i sedan
  • BMW 3 Series M340i xDrive sedan

Where Can I Buy a BMW 3 Series?

At Laurel BMW of Westmont, drivers of Chicago, Hinsdale, and Downers Grove can not only take a 3 Series out for a test drive, they can also customize the compact executive sedan with various options packages:
  • M Sport Package
  • Convenience Package
  • Premium Package
  • Executive Package, including Live Cockpit Professional infotainment system with navigation system and Bluetooth* interface, Head-up Display, and heated front seats and steering wheel
  • Driving Assistance Package

Interested in new, Certified Pre-Owned and pre-owned BMW models like the ever-beloved BMW 4 Series coupe and convertible? Our dealership inventory covers them, too.

BMW 3 Series FAQ
Is the BMW 3 Series a Reliable Car?

Yes! U.S. News & World Report gave the 2021 3 Series a No. 6 ranking in its Luxury Small Cars category, including a 76 out of 100 reliability rating. The 2020 sedan also earned itself the title of IIHS Top Safety Pick in its 2020 iteration.

How Much Does a BMW 3 Series Cost?

Pricing for the BMW 3 Series ranges between $41,000 and $56,700 depending on the trim level and included options on your vehicle.

Does the BMW 3 Series Sedan Offer All-Wheel Drive?

While the BMW 3 Series comes standard with rear-wheel drive (RWD), you can opt for sedans given the xDrive title to experience BMW's intelligent AWD for enhanced traction and handling:
  • BMW 330i xDrive
  • BMW 330e xDrive
  • BMW M340i xDrive

What Are the BMW 3 Series Models?

The 3 Series is offered in three core models.

The standard BMW 330i Sedan base model comes with many premium features of the vehicle line standard:
  • Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay® connectivity
  • SiriusXM® satellite radio
  • Connected Package Pro now standard
  • Comfort Access keyless entry
  • New Phytonic Blue Metallic exterior color option
  • A powertrain featuring the 2.0L BMW TwinPower Turbo inline four-cylinder engine with 255 horsepower, 294 lb.-ft. Torque, 30 combined mpg**, and 0-60 mph acceleration of 5.6 seconds

The BMW 330e Sedan introduces two PHEV models in 2021: the new 330e and 330e xDrive. Unique technology truly sets apart the PHEV powertrain:
  • Upgraded 2.0L BMW TwinPower Turbo inline four-cylinder engine with integrated electric motor
  • High-voltage 34 Ah/12 kWh gross (9.09 kWh net) lithium-ion battery module for fuel-efficient power
  • Brand-new XtraBoost feature offering an immediate 40-horsepower increase (over the standard 288 combined horsepower) for up to 10 seconds
  • EPA-estimated 22-mile electric-only, 75 combined MPGe** fuel economy.

Finally, the BMW M340i Sedan with M Sport touches represents the peak of the 3 Series line, complete with:
  • 3.0L BMW M TwinPower Turbo inline six-cylinder engine
  • New 48-volt mild hybrid system
  • 382 horsepower
  • 368 lb.-ft. combined torque
  • 0-60 mph acceleration of 4.1 seconds
  • Ambient lighting
  • Two new exterior colors: Individual Dravit Grey Metallic and Individual Tanzanite Blue II Metallic

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**Displayed MPG is based on applicable EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid models only) and other factors.