Best Bet
  • (4.7) 43 reviews
  • MSRP: N/A
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 23-25
  • Engine: 225-hp, 3.0-liter I-6 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
2004 BMW 330

Our Take on the 2004 BMW 330

Entry-level BMW shoppers who want a little more power than the 325 provides can step up to the 330, which holds a larger six-cylinder engine. In addition to the two four-door models — the rear-wheel-drive 330i and all-wheel-drive 330xi — the lineup includes a 330Ci coupe and convertible... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Winter traction with RWD
  • Entry and exit
  • Price

Notable Features

  • 3.0-liter inline-six-cylinder
  • Three body styles
  • Two-door models freshened for 2004
  • New six-speed manual
  • Newly available adaptive headlights

2004 BMW 330 Reviews Expert Reviews

For many driving enthusiasts, the BMW 3-Series is the pinnacle of sports sedans. It is the car that has defined the genre, with roots stretching back to the beloved 2002ti model of the late 1960s and early '70s. For that reason, it is the model that most automakers try to emulate when making their premium small cars. The competition is coming at BMW not only from Europe, but also from ... Read full review for the 2004 BMW 330

Consumer Reviews


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Awesome Car

by E- from Boston from Boston, MA on December 30, 2008

This car is truly a pleasure to drive and also striking to look at. The handling is precise and far superior to any other car I've driven. 80MPH feels like nothing in this car. As others have stated, ... Read Full Review

4 Trim Levels Available

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2004 BMW 330 Safety Ratings

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There are currently 13 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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