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Key Specs of the 2013 BMW 328
328 base trim shown
- Robust turbo-four (sedan)
- Trunk room (sedan)
- Smooth inline-six power
- Strong brakes
- Standard folding backseat
- Rubbery manual shifter (except sedan)
- Spring-back turn signal and transmission levers
- Leather and power seats optional
- Many luxury features cost extra
- Crash tests for convertible
- Newly available active cruise control with Stop &
- Go feature
- New performance-oriented M Sport Line
- Sedan, coupe or convertible
- Available hybrid sedan
- RWD or AWD
- Manual or automatic
Editor's note: This review was written in February 2012 about the 2012 BMW 328. Little of substance has changed with this year's model. To see what's new for 2013, click here, or check out a side-by-side comparison of the two model years.
Editor's note: This review, published in February 2012, originally cited EPA mileage estimates of 24/36 mpg city/highway for the 2012 BMW 328i sedan equipped with an automatic transmission. In a rare revision roughly one month later, the EPA lowered the rating to 23/33 mpg, as reflected in the updated review below. Mileage estimates for the manual 328i and all versions of the 335i sedan remain unchanged.
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