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2012 BMW 328 i

4dr Rear-wheel Drive Sedan

2011 BMW 328 i

4dr Rear-wheel Drive Sedan

2012 BMW 328
(2012 BMW 328 4dr RWD Sedan shown)
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2011 BMW 328
(2011 BMW 323 4dr RWD Sedan shown)
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MSRP $34,900 $34,600
Destination Charge $895 $895
Invoice Price $32,110 $32,010
Total List Price $35,795 $35,495
Available Engines 240-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (premium) 230-hp, 3.0-liter I-6 (premium)
Available Transmissions 8-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual 6-speed manual w/OD 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual 6-speed manual w/OD
Fuel Economy City 23 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy Highway 33 mpg 28 mpg
NHTSA Crash Test Data    
Other, Overall Rollover Rating
Side - Pole, Side - Pole -
Side, Rear Seat -
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat -
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Driver -
Overall, Overall -
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (REAR) -
Front, Overall Front -
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (FRONT) -
Front, Driver's -
Side, Front Seat -
Side - Barrier, Side - Barrier -
Front, Passenger's -
Side, Overall Side -
IIHS Crash Test Data    
Moderate overlap front, Right Leg/Foot Good Good
Side, Driver Torso Acceptable Acceptable
Side, Driver Pelvis/Leg Good Acceptable
Moderate overlap front, Restraints Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Seat Head/Restraint Geometry Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Head/Neck Good Good
Side, Driver Head and Neck Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head Protection Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head and Neck Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Torso Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Overall Rear Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Chest Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Left Leg/Foot Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Dynamic Rating Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Overall Front Good Good
Side, Structure/safety cage Good Acceptable
Moderate overlap front, Structure/safety cage Good Good
Other, Roof Strength Acceptable Acceptable
Front, Overall evaluation Marginal -
Side, Overall Side Good Good
Side, Driver Head Protection Good Good
Overview 2012 BMW 328 i 2011 BMW 328 i
Safety Overview Standard:
driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
Standard:
driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
Available:
immobilizer
Available:
immobilizer
In-Vehicle Assistance Service Available Available
Drive-Type Overview rear wheel drive rear wheel drive
Audio Overview Standard:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 9, amplifier, theft deterrent, window grid diversity antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Standard:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-capable, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, remote CD compatible, 8, amplifier, theft deterrent, window grid diversity antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-capable, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, remote CD compatible, amplifier, theft deterrent, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
amplifier, theft deterrent, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, remote CD compatible
Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
Available:
13 brand, premium amplifier, theft deterrent, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, amplifier, theft deterrent, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-capable, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, remote CD compatible
Available:
16 brand, premium amplifier, theft deterrent, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
amplifier, theft deterrent, radio steering wheel controls
Interior 2012 BMW 328 i 2011 BMW 328 i
Air conditioning, front dual zone front automatic dual zone front automatic
Air filter Standard Standard
Air conditioning, rear with separate controls with separate controls
Underseat ducts Standard Standard
Cargo concealed storage Standard Standard
Cargo tie downs Standard Standard
Cell phone N/A pre-wiring
Clock in-dash in-dash
Compass N/A Available
Cruise control Standard Standard
Adaptive cruise control N/A Available
Cup holders front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim leather/metal-look leather/metal-look
12V DC power outlet 4 2
Floor console full full
Floor mats carpeted front & rear N/A
Front windows power power
Rear windows power power
1-Touch Window Up front and rear front and rear
1-Touch Window Down front and rear front and rear
Programmable garage door opener Available Available
Instrumentation analog analog
Driver information center Standard Standard
Tachometer Standard Standard
Trip computer Standard Standard
Low fuel warning Standard Standard
Service interval warning Standard Standard
Exterior temperature display Standard Standard
Lighting - glovebox Standard Standard
Lighting - map lights front & rear front & rear
Lighting - dome light fade fade
Lighting - cargo light Standard Standard
Illuminated vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear window defogger Standard Standard
Rearview mirror Standard:
day-night
Standard:
day-night
Available:
auto-dimming day-night
Available:
auto-dimming day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger
Remote trunk release Standard:
power
power
Available:
foot sensor
N/A
Retained accessory power Standard Standard
Seatback storage pockets 2 2
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column Standard Standard
Steering wheel material leather Standard:
leather
N/A Available:
leather/metal-look
Head-up display Available N/A
Seats 2012 BMW 328 i 2011 BMW 328 i
Front seat type Standard:
bucket
Standard:
bucket
Available:
sport
Available:
sport
Seating capacity 5 passengers 5 passengers
Front seat driver direction controls Standard:
6-way
Standard:
6-way
Available:
2-way power
Available:
2-way power
Available:
8-way power
Available:
8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls Standard:
6-way
Standard:
6-way
Available:
2-way power
Available:
2-way power
Available:
8-way power
Available:
8-way power
Lumbar support Available:
driver and passenger
Available:
driver and passenger
Front armrests center sliding center
Front head restraints adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt
Heated front seats Available:
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Available:
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Memory Available:
driver
Available:
driver
Rear seats Standard:
bench
Standard:
bench
Available:
40-20-40 bench
Available:
60-40 bench
Rear armrest Standard:
Standard
Standard:
Standard
Available:
with pass-thru
Available:
with pass-thru and skibag
Rear head restraints 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Heated rear seats Available N/A
Seat trim Standard:
leatherette
Standard:
leatherette
Available:
leather
Available:
leather
Entertainment 2012 BMW 328 i 2011 BMW 328 i
Radio Standard:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-prep, seek-scan
Standard:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-capable, seek-scan
Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single
CD changer compatible N/A Standard
MP3 capability Standard Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard Standard
DVD-Audio Available Available
Steering wheel audio controls Standard Standard
Voice recognition N/A Available
Speakers Standard:
9
Standard:
8
Available:
16 brand
Available:
13 brand
Amplifier Standard:
Standard
Standard:
Standard
Available:
premium
Available:
premium
Speed-Sensitive Volume Standard Standard
Navigation system Available:
with voice activation
Available:
with voice activation
1st row LCD screen 1 Available:
1
Bluetooth Compatibility Standard Available
Safety and Security 2012 BMW 328 i 2011 BMW 328 i
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Airbags, knee protection driver and passenger N/A
Occupant sensor Standard Standard
Traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
In-Vehicle Assistance Service Available Available
Stolen-vehicle tracking Available Available
Seatbelt pretensioners front front and rear
Headlights Standard:
halogen
Standard:
halogen
Available:
high intensity low/high beam
Available:
high intensity low/high beam
Exterior light control fully automatic fully automatic
Delay off headlamps Standard Standard
Headlight washer Standard Standard
Daytime running lights Standard Standard
Directionally adaptive headlights Available Available
LED brakelights N/A Standard
Door curb lights 4 2
Illuminated entry Standard Standard
Parking assist Available Available
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Keyless access system Standard Available
Panic alarm Available N/A
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Rear child safety door locks Standard Standard
Content theft-deterrent alarm system Available Available
Ignition disable Standard Standard
Lane departure Available N/A
Theft deterrent radio Standard Standard
Blind spot sensor Available N/A
Low tire pressure warning Standard Standard
Warranty 2012 BMW 328 i 2011 BMW 328 i
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 48/50,000 48/50,000
Warranty - Power Train (mths/miles) 48/50,000 48/50,000
Warranty - Corrosion/Perforation (mths/miles) 144/unlimited 144/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside Assistance (mths/miles) 48/unlimited 48/unlimited
Warranty - Maintenance (mths/miles) 48/50,000 48/50,000
Exterior 2012 BMW 328 i 2011 BMW 328 i
Antenna window grid window grid
Body material fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint Standard:
clearcoat monotone
Standard:
clearcoat monotone
Available:
metallic monotone
Available:
standard monotone
N/A Available:
metallic monotone
Grille trim Standard:
chrome
black w/chrome surround
Available:
black w/chrome surround
N/A
Available:
metal-look w/chrome surround
N/A
Fog/driving lights front front
Door count 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door trunk trunk
Tinted windows light light
Rear window type fixed fixed
Mirrors Standard:
dual power remote
Standard:
dual power remote
Available:
power remote w/tilt down passenger
Available:
power remote w/tilt down passenger
Heated side mirrors Standard Standard
Mirrors, auto dimming Available:
driver and passenger
Available:
driver and passenger
Sunroof Available:
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Available:
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler N/A Available:
lip
Tires Standard:
P225/50VR17.0 BSW run flat AS
Standard:
P205/55HR16.0 BSW run flat AS
Available:
P225/45YR18.0 BSW run flat performance
Available:
P225/45HR17.0 BSW run flat AS
Tires - front N/A Available:
P225/45WR17.0 BSW run flat performance
N/A Available:
P225/40WR18.0 BSW run flat performance
Tires - rear N/A Available:
255/40WR17.0
N/A Available:
255/35WR18.0
Wheels Standard:
17" silver aluminum
Standard:
16" silver aluminum
Available:
18" silver aluminum
Available:
18" silver aluminum
N/A Available:
17" silver aluminum
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent
Windshield wipers - rain sensing Standard Standard
Mechanical 2012 BMW 328 i 2011 BMW 328 i
Engine 2.0L I-4 3.0L I-6
Engine - valvetrain DOHC DOHC
Turbocharger intercooled turbo N/A
Brakes 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Antilock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel
Brake assist Standard Standard
Drive type rear-wheel rear-wheel
Exhaust stainless steel stainless steel
Steering rack & pinion rack & pinion
Speed sensitive steering Standard Standard
Suspension tuning Standard:
regular
Standard:
regular
Available:
sport
Available:
sport
Ride control Available N/A
Adaptive suspension Available N/A
Front suspension type strut strut
Front anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Front shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs coil coil
Rear suspension type multi-link multi-link
Rear anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Rear shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil coil
Electronic stability system Standard Standard
Tiptronic automatic Standard Standard
Transmission Standard:
8-spd auto w/OD
Standard:
6-spd auto w/OD
Available:
6-spd man w/OD
Available:
6-spd man w/OD
Axle ratio Standard:
3.15
Standard:
3.73
Available:
3.91
Available:
3.23
Specifications 2012 BMW 328 i 2011 BMW 328 i
Exterior length 182.5 " 178.8 "
Exterior body width 71.3 " 71.5 "
Exterior height 56.3 " 55.9 "
Engine 2.0L I-4 3.0L I-6
Horsepower 240 @ 5,000 rpm 230 @ 6,500 rpm
Torque 255 @ 1,250 rpm 200 @ 2,750 rpm
Fuel economy - city 23 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel economy - highway 33 mpg 28 mpg
Bore-and-Stroke 3.31 / 3.55 " 3.35 / 3.46 "
Curb weight Standard:
3,461 lbs.
Standard:
3,428 lbs.
Available:
3,406 lbs.
Available:
3,362 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) Standard:
4,453 lbs.
Standard:
4,486 lbs.
Available:
4,409 lbs.
Available:
4,420 lbs.
Payload 904 lbs. 1,014 lbs.
Wheelbase 110.6 " 108.7 "
Front track 60.3 " 59.1 "
Rear track 61.9 " 60.2 "
Turning radius 18.5 ' 18.1 '
Ground clearance 5.5 " N/A
Drag coefficient .29 .30
Front legroom 42.0 " 41.5 "
Rear legroom 35.1 " 34.6 "
Front headroom 40.3 " 38.5 "
Rear headroom 37.7 " 37.5 "
Front shoulder room 55.1 " 55.4 "
Rear shoulder room 55.1 " 55.1 "
Luggage volume 13.0 cu.ft. 12.0 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 13.0 cu.ft. 12.0 cu.ft.
Passenger volume N/A 93 cu.ft.
Fuel tank 15.8 gal. 16.1 gal.