(4.6) 16 reviews
MSRP: $3,190$14,786
Body Style: Convertible
Engine: 170-hp, 2.5-liter I-6 (premium)
Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
Seats: 2
2000 BMW Z3

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BMW launched its Z3 roadster as a 1997 model and followed in 1999 with a hatchback coupe last year, along with high-performance M versions of both (covered separately under the M coupe and roadster). Both the Z3 and the M coupe and roadster are built at BMW’s plant in Spartanburg, S.C.The c... Read Full Report


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Under the definition of "potent" in the dictionary, you'll find a pencil sketch of the 2000 BMW M roadster. The M hustles. The M is the performance version of BMW's Z3 roadster. The Z3 is powered by a 2.8-liter, 193-h.p. in-line 6 that claims a 6.3-second zero-to-60-m.p.h. time; the M by a 3.2-liter, 240-h.p., 24-valve in-line 6 that claims a 5.2 second zero... Read full review for the 2000 BMW Z 3

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by Jsh from Cape Cod , Ma on May 18, 2011

Bought a 2000 BMW Z3 in Mar 2011. Luckily I found a BMW mechanic that does side work. I replaced brakes , rotors and drive belts. The car is our summer car and is lots of fun to drive. I owned 3 Miata... Read Full Review

3 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


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There is currently 1 recall for this car.

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