2022 BMW M3

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2022 BMW M3
2022 BMW M3

Key specs

Base trim shown

Overview

The good:

  • Powertrain responsiveness
  • Ride quality
  • High-quality interior materials
  • Trunk room

The bad:

  • Lacks steering feel
  • Difficult to activate some safety features
  • Price gets high very quickly
  • Multimedia system’s learning curve

3 trims

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Notable features

  • Digital instrument panel now standard
  • Five-seat compact luxury sedan
  • Choice of turbo four-cylinder (330i) or six-cylinder (M340i)
  • Plug-in hybrid 330e, high-performance M3 also available
  • Rear- or all-wheel drive
  • Hands-free low-speed highway driving system available

2022 BMW M3 review: Our expert's take

What Is the 2022 BMW 3 Series?

The BMW 3 Series is a five-seat luxury sports sedan that competes with the Audi A4, Mercedes-Benz C-Class and Lexus IS. The 330i is powered by a 255-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, while the M340i gets a 382-hp, turbocharged 3.0-liter inline-six that works with a mild-hybrid system. Both engines team with an eight-speed automatic transmission, and rear- and all-wheel-drive models are offered. Plug-in hybrid 330e and high-performance M3 versions of the 3 Series are also available.

What’s New on the 2022 BMW 3 Series?

BMW’s Live Cockpit Professional, which includes a digital instrument panel and a 10.25-inch dashboard screen, is now standard.

What Features in the 2022 BMW 3 Series Are Most Important?

Standard features include:

  • Power moonroof
  • LED headlights
  • 40/20/40-split, folding backseat
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone connectivity
  • Navigation
  • Forward collision warning
  • Automatic emergency braking

Available features include:

  • Remote start
  • Heated front and rear seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Harman Kardon premium stereo
  • Head-up display
  • Gesture control
  • Blind spot warning
  • Lane-keeping assist
  • Hands-free low-speed highway driving system
  • ​​Adaptive suspension

Should I Buy the 2022 BMW 3 Series?

If you’re looking for a compact sports sedan that prioritizes performance, particularly in M340i form, the BMW 3 Series should be on your list. The 3 Series also offers good ride quality, and its interior features high-quality materials. A lack of steering feel is a notable negative, and the 3 Series can get pricey with options.

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 5.0
  • Interior design 5.0
  • Performance 5.0
  • Value for the money 5.0
  • Exterior styling 5.0
  • Reliability 5.0

Most recent consumer reviews

5.0

A fantastic modern car for the real world

I have two bmw m3 competition sedans, with 503 hp and 4 easy computer driving modes, this is a absolute best car for the ‘real world’…as an aggressive but sensible driver, I am getting a remarkable 24.0mpg using the lockup high gear,?overages 35.4 mph in the real world, dynamic styling with many young people commented on the aggressive looks plus the gorgeous interior with professional seats,

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Warranty

New car and Certified Pre-Owned programs by BMW
New car program benefits
Bumper-to-bumper
48 months/50,000 miles
Corrosion
144 months/unlimited distance
Powertrain
48 months/50,000 miles
Maintenance
36 months/36,000 miles
Roadside assistance
48 months/unlimited distance
Certified Pre-Owned program benefits
Maximum age/mileage
Certified Pre-Owned Elite with less than 15,000 miles; Certified Pre-Owned with less than 60,000 miles
Basic warranty terms
1 year/unlimited miles from expiration of 4-year/50,000-mile new car warranty
Powertrain
N/A
Dealer certification required
196-point inspection
Roadside assistance
Yes
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