The F31 3-series touring/wagon has been spotted in testing again, this time in a new color – liquid blue. Liquid blue recently showed up as new BMW color for the 2012 3-series E92 coupe and 2012 1-series F20 hatchback and this is the first ever look at the new light blue paint color.
No official word yet on whether the F31 touring/wagon will be available in North America, but in a recent interview with Automotive News, the now retired BMWNA CEO Jim O’Donnell says he wishes the company hadn’t stopped selling the F11 5 series wagon in the United States last year because the company thought a lot its 5-series station wagon customers would go with the GT. The report went on to say that the next … CONTINUED
The 2012 3-series coupe and convertible begin production in September (and ends June 2012). E90 3-series sedan will cease production for good in October.
We detail the changes and pricing for the 2012 E92 coupe and E93 convertible inside.
Standard Equipment List:
- Multi-function steering wheel
- Sports leather steering wheel
- Tire pressure monitor
- Anti-theft alarm system
- Moonroof (335i, 335is, 335xi)
- Power front seats with driver seat memory (335i, 335is, 335xi)
- Split fold-down-rear seat
- Center armrest
- Sports seats (335is)
- Rear center armrest
- Dark burl walnut wood trim (not 335is)
- Dark glacier aluminum trim (335is)
- Foglights (not 335is)
- Rain sensor and auto headlights
- Xenon headlights
- Adaptive light control
- Automatic climate control
- Dynamic cruise control
- On-board computer
- Ambiance lighting
- Stronger electricity supply
- Radio control US
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The F20 1 series will be available in the following colors: Standard – black, alpine white, crimson red. Optional – black sapphire metallic, deep sea blue, mineral gray, midnight blue, glacier silver, valencia orange, mineral white, liquid blue.