Road & Track compares two generations of BMW 328i – the F30 versus E90.
Motor Trend gets behind the wheels of a BMW M Performance Power Kit propelled 335i xDrive.
The result is some very impressive acceleration – matching that of the current M3.
See the rest of what they have to say inside.
Akrapovic features its F30 335i Evolution Exhaust system in this feature video.
The Evolution Exhaust System is cat-back and constructed from austenitic stainless steel, with two central link pipes, new muffler design, and carbon fiber tail pipes.
The exhaust features dual-mode ECU-controlled valves which allows for stock-level sound at normal cruising, but a deeper/louder note during sportier driving. Specs and video inside.
Here’s everything you could ever want to know or question on the F30 3 Series. These are the full technical training guides / documents covering all aspects of the car, from general to powertrain, to chassis, electronics, and communications.
It’s a goldmine for any F30 enthusiast or owner, so be sure to grab the PDF documents we’ve posted.
The one feature of the BMW 4 Series Concept which unfortunately did not make the production 4 Series Coupe are the hexagonal LED headlights.
Of course, our ever resourceful BIMMERPOST members sought their own solution. Check out these custom hexagonal headlights fitted on a F30 3 Series!
Meet The Rusted Jackets, the Malaysian fraternity built around the F30 3 Series sedan.
With the award of three first places in three different classes, the readers of the specialist German magazine “Sport Auto” have returned their verdict and named three current BMW models as “The sportiest cars of 2013″, expressing once again their preference for pure driving pleasure. In the diesel category, the BMW M550d xDrive was voted into first place again, continuing the trend it set the previous year. Two more first-in-class awards were won by the BMW 335i Sedan and the BMW 335i Coupe. This hat trick, the triple triumph in the current readers’ vote, builds on the excellent results regularly achieved by BMW over a number of years in this definitive, long-established ballot. The “Sport Auto” Awards 2013 will be presented on 12th June 2013 … CONTINUED
Schmidt Revolution releases its tuning program for the F30 335i.
The BMW 3 Series continues living up to its hard-earned reputation as the best compact sports sedan in the world, and AUTOMOBILE MAGAZINE backs that up by presenting it with a coveted 2013 All-Star award. As the class benchmark since its debut in 1977, the BMW 3 Series has collected over a dozen of AUTOMOBILE MAGAZINE’s highly sought-after awards by remaining the best in the business.
“The BMW 3 Series has become so ubiquitous that it’s easy to forget how exceptional it really is,” said AUTOMOBILE’s Joe Lorio.
“…this BMW still can ignite an enthusiast’s fire in a way that its competitors cannot,” the article continued. “It’s in the way the steering effort loads up during a seemingly endless series of switchbacks, the way the suspension reacts … CONTINUED