BMW 3 Series



The New 3 - 2019 BMW 3 Series Sedan

I am betting that the new BMW 3 Series owner will do everything they can do to traverse the long and winding road home. The BMW 3 Series Sedan is a ‘sport-tacular’ ride. It was exciting to test drive the new all new BMW 3 Series Sedan on the highways and backroads in Algarve, Portugal.  We even had the opportunity to test drive BMW’s latest classic on the track which was thrilling.  Arriving in March 2019 the 3 Series Sedan will have a starting price of $40,250 plus destination fee and the 330i xDrive sedan will start at $42,250 plus destination fee. This new 3 Sedan enters a more crowded market then that of 44 years ago when BMW  first created this sport sedan segment. Over the past years the 3 Series is still the standard measure for automotive alike. The new 2019 BMW 3 Series sedan is the core of the BMW 3 Series and the 15 million cars sold worldwide makes BMW 3 Series the heart and passion of the BMW brand.

The BMW 3 Series become BMW’s most successful model  and over the course of six model generations and the BMW 3 Series has ranked as the world’s biggest-selling premium car. With their evolving high-performance engines and chassis technology  BMW has earned a reputation as a pioneer of technological innovations. The latest edition of the car sees BMW building on the sporting tradition of the 3 Series, whose exploits in race competition have earned it many accolades. The seventh generation of this sports sedan moves the game forward once again in terms of driving dynamics, premium quality and innovation.




The body is stiffer and larger now and the suspension and drivetrain uses more aluminium than before all making this new 3 more lofty and dynamic. The exterior design uses a combination of precisely drawn lines and strikingly contoured surfaces to create a modern interpretation of the sporting aesthetic. Its new design provides a clear showcase for the athletic character of the car. The new 3 Series Sedan is 2.9 inches longer than its predecessor, 0.6 inches wider and 0.5 inches taller. Inside you will notice a new design with an increased spaciousness of the cabin and the cockpit’s focus on the driver to enhance their focus on the road ahead. The instrument panel has a modern, light look, and its horizontal lines, high-quality electroplated trim strips and contours extending into the doors lend themselves to a feeling of width and elegance. The coordinated design of the door trim, instrument panel and center console create an all-round feeling of space and a sporting aura. With their dynamic lines and clasp-style door openers, the front and rear door trim panels create a neatly coherent impression. The newly designed instrument cluster and Control Display form a large surfaced screen grouping, while the controls not included in these units are clustered into clearly structured function panels. In the center of the instrument panel, the displays and buttons for the air conditioning and the central air vents form a sharply designed unit, while the light functions are operated from a panel of buttons next to the steering wheel. The start/stop button for the engine is now positioned in a classy control panel in the center console, where the gearshift lever or newly designed selector lever is joined by the iDrive Controller and the buttons for the Driving Experience Control switch unit and electromechanical parking brake.

Also inside the new the standard lighting is composed entirely of LEDs. The optional ambient lighting results in atmospherically rich illumination of the cabin, which can also be adjusted as desired.But it is the BMW Live Cockpit infotainment system with the standard hi-fi audio features ten speakers and an amplifier with 205 watts of output that is something. Our test car had the optional Harman Kardon surround sound system, which upgrades the system to 16 speakers and a digital seven-channel amplifier generating output of 464 watts.  


The seventh generation of BMW’s iconic sports sedan



more power, torque and screaming enhancements

Driving the curvy roads in Portugal demonstrated this new BMW’s enhanced driving dynamics, agile handling characteristics, high-precision steering and superior braking performance. These glaring enhancements can be attributed to weight optimization, a low center of gravity, a perfect 50:50 front/rear weight distribution and, above all, by the increase in the front and rear track compared with the predecessor model and the stiffness of the body structure and suspension mountings. The increased rigidity of the body and suspension mountings enables the M Sport suspension and Adaptive M suspension to go about their work in the most efficient way possible. To best tell the story of this new 3 we could go on for days, but its popularity and demand tells the story without exaggeration. There are many technologies and special features offered with this new BMW Series 3 and it’s fabulous Back-Up Assistant, which helps the driver to exit parking spots or maneuver when space is limited, will be a time-saving and streamlining feature for city drivers worldwide. This system is the only one of its kind. The system is then able to reverse the vehicle for distances of up to 50 yards by steering it along exactly the same line it has just taken when moving forward, while all the driver has to do is operate the accelerator and brake pedals and monitor the area around the car.  The All-New BMW 3 Series Sedan, the lightest and lowest ever, with its improved horsepower and torque from the 2.0-liter TwinPower Turbo, is the most powerful production 4-cylinder in 3 Series history. 2019 BMW 3 Series Sedan.

Photography: Guenter Schmied





Range Rover P400e PHEV

Drive with Zero Emission

Lexus In Men In Black International

high-velocity pursuit

Hyundai Venue

Small In Size Yet Big On Style

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera OHMSS Edition

Range Rover Evoque

A style statement on wheels

Ford Escape

All New For 2020

BMW's first ever X7

Lamborghini NYC Debuts Huracán EVO Coupé and Spyder

Rebirth Of A Classic The Electric Ford Bronco

The Zero Labs Ford Bronco

The Lincoln Continental

Design Statement

The all-new BMW 8

Setting new levels of luxury and performance

Alfa Romeo Stelvio Two Years Later

Jaguar E-Pace and Kia Stinger

Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster

Be The Envy Of All

Jaguar I Pace

Well Hello Electric Jaguar

The 205 MPH BMW Alpina B7

Harmoniously Coordinated Design

Evoque Chicago Debut

The 2020 Evoque - The Next Generation

2019 Nissan Altima

All New 3

BMW 3 Series Sedan

Rolls-Royce Dawn Black Badge

Rolls-Royce Dawn Black Badge

Lincoln Continental 80th Anniversary Coach Door Edition

'Notice The Doors'


For Lovers Of Design & Cars

Massive Congratulations to Genesis

Winner of Motor Trend Car Of The Year for 2019.

MINI John Cooper Works International Orange Edition

MINI John Cooper Works International Orange Edition

Introducing the all-new Nissan Kicks Technology, Style & Safety For All

Rolls Royce Cullinan

The Luxury SUV

2019 Hyundai Santa Fe

Style Meets Substance

Cadillac XT4

New From Cadillac


Avant Garde Design - Polestar 1

Rolls Royce Phantom

Phantom By The House Of Rolls-Royce


Take The Long Way Home

2019 Elantra Redesigned

The Aston Martin DB11 Volante

Exceptional Craftsmanship


Innovation and Style

Volkswagen Arteon

Premium Quality Buick Avenir

Take A Titan To The Beach

A one-off concept from Nissan.

Hyundai's Bolder Side, The Veloster.

New For 2019

DBS Superleggera



First Ever Buick Regal TourX

Not A Station Wagon

Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Midnight Edition

Exceptional Standard Features

Meet the all-new 2019 BMW 8 Series Coupe

Meet the all-new 2019 BMW 8 Series Coupe

BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo

For A Select Few It's Everything BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo

Jaguar XF Sportbrake

One Handsome Ride

Rogue Sport among vehicles to receive ProPilot Assist

The all new Lincoln Navigator

Rolls-Royce Cullinan

Global Debut

ALPINA B7 xDrive

Beyond Everything

Aston Martin Rapide S

Supercar For Four

Lexus 0-60 Celebrity Racing Series: Road Atlanta

Adamas Collection From Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce unveils first Black Badge Collection of 40 Wraiths and 30 Dawns, named Adamas

Aston Martin Vantage

Leading The Pack

Access By BMW

Welcome to Access By BMW

Buick Regal GS

European Feel Dynamic Handling

Lamborghini Huracán

Lamborghini Huracán

Jaguar E-PACE

Sensory Seduction

2018 VW Atlas

Atlas Stands Apart From The Crowd

Rolls Royce Dawn

Rolling In A Rolls Royce Dawn

The 2019 Mercedes-AMG G63, the next level.

The 2019 Mercedes G-Class one of the world’s most desirable and powerful SUVs.