3 door manual petrol hatchback.
3 series compact bmw hatchback old.
But in the 1990s it was also a compact hatchback.
After two failure attempts in producing compact rear drive hatchback bmw has learned the lessonboth the 1600 hatch of the 60s and the previous 3 series compact were made with cost reduction in first priority hoping they could compete with regular hatches.
The launch models were powered by four cylinder petrol engines with the range expanded over the years to include a four cylinder compressed natural gas engine four cylinder diesel engines and six.
The bmw 3 series compact is a 3 door hatchback version of the bmw 3 series which was produced from 1993 through 2004initially based on the e36 platform it switched to the e46 platform in 2001.
View bmw 3 series hatchbackcompact images from our bmw 3 series hatchbackcompact photo gallery.
Yes the 3 series hatchbackcompact is not a true sports car theres no doubt about it.
Bmw 3 series 20 318ti se compact 3dr.
Well a digital artist has created renderings showing what a modern hatchback version of the firms three might look like.
On the road the handling is as tight as it was when it was ne.
The first gen 3 series compact was based on the e36 platform weighing from almost 1200 kg 2645 lbs and had a 2700 mm 1063 in long wheelbase 30 mm 12 in more than the new 1 series.
Bmw 3 series compact 3 series 5 series m5 m3 double vanos.
But it actually paved the way for the 1 series hatch one of the most popular modern bmw models worldwide.
Remember the bmw 3 series compact.
The bmw 3 series has been a sedan a station wagon a coupe a convertible and a gran turismo 4 door hatchback.
This pristine example of an e36 compact has covered just 52221 miles and has just been serviced by ourselves.
Even though many people dont remember it the bmw 318ti existed in the 1990s as a 3 door compact hatchback version of the bmw 3 series with a lower entry price than the regular 3 series.
A brief history of the bmw 3 series along with some fun facts buying tips recent auctions and tons of stories about this legendary compact sports sedan coupe and convertible.