(4.8) 9 reviews
MSRP: $2,225$7,921
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 27
Engine: 138-hp, 1.9-liter I-4 (premium)
Drivetrain: N/A
Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
1996 BMW 318


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A couple of years ago at an event for Chrysler dealers, I saw two prototype Plymouth sedans that floored me. One was a Neon, the other a Breeze. Both cars were equipped with large folding canvas soft tops. It is unbelievable what a canvas roof can do to transform a car. Those two Plymouths almost were like convertibles. The interiors suddenly felt open and airy. And the cars had fun written al... Read full review for the 1996 BMW 318

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Best Car I ever had!! I have the 318is

by wallabbie from Plano, Tx on May 15, 2009

and I still have it at 100,000 miles- it drives like a dream. A couple of mechanical things had stopped functioning correctly, like the electric windows, but I had them fixed and am good to go! mpg is... Read Full Review

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