The dealership at which this vehicle is located is part of Lloyd Motors Ltd, who is a credit broker and not a lender, and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority number 308524. Message We will only contact you about the vehicle, product or service you have requested details on. The comprehensive options list has been cut down and offered as a variety of packages. The 3-Series suspension system was slightly improved, with damper units receiving new valves and pistons. That's why you won't see out-there updates, divisive styling or radical technology pioneered on a 3 Series. It also helps in other conditions, too - it'll provide a more secure drive in the wet, for example. Driving Experience If you're of a generation who remembers the badge on the back of a 3 Series denoting its engine size, you might be a bit confused by the latest line-up.
To eliminate any risk, opt for the power front seats with lumbar support — those come as extras, but worth every penny. The Luxury, Sport or M Sport models get an accent strip in the instrument panel that continues into all four doors, while Sport and Luxury trims get leather upholstery. Unless you choose exactly same vehicle… the photo is just for illustration purposes. We will treat your data with respect and you can find details of our. Offer may be varied, withdrawn or extended at any time. Other updates include cup holders in the centre console with a sliding cover and an additional practical storage area for items such as a smartphone, positioned forward of the cup holders. Other features — such as Lane Departure Warning, adaptive cruise control, parking sensors, surround view — are available as extras via packages.
This introduction does not amount to independent financial advice. . That's still very good for a car as capable of this, however, and of the same engine in the old 3 Series suggests you'll see pretty close to that. We'll be right by your side when you need us, arranging car hire where necessary and redelivering your car direct to you. Acorn Money Limited is a credit broker, not a lender and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. In terms of running costs, xDrive hampers the 320d's fuel consumption slightly, returning between 49.
In standard guise, the 320d sends all of its power to the rear wheels, but for those wanting the security of all-wheel-drive, there's an xDrive model, which we've tested here. Regarding safety, it comes standard with driver and passenger front airbags, together with front side airbags. Each one of these packages beef up the interior and exterior with bigger or, at least, special design wheels, leather and more luxurious adornments, inducing the car more character. The class-leading rear-wheel drive driving dynamics are merely the icing on the cake. That measure is supposed to reduce body roll, to improve the stability and sharpen the steering.
Of course, the average 3 Series will spend a lot of its time on the motorway. Accelerate hard and there's no mistaking the 2. There's little to criticise - it looks the part, in our opinion, and the interior is a very cosseting place for long journeys. It's available as an option on the 320i, 320d and 330d and is standard on the 335d. There's a slightly more dynamic-looking mid-range '' model but if budget permits, you'll probably want to stretch up to top '' trim.
That said, you can tuck in up to four adult passengers, everyone getting enough leg room and head space. So, when you have selected your vehicle give us a call on 01442 838173 and get your insurance quote. As part of our commitment to providing the best possible service to our customers we record all telephone calls for staff training purposes, helping us to improve the quality of our customer service and to ensure the information we provide is consistent and accurate All photographs are for illustrative purposes only and may not depict the actual car. Of course, many drivers do prefer to have easy-to-find buttons for functions like the climate control. Guarantees and indemnities may be required. With locations across the North of England and South of Scotland, we can bring the vehicle of your choice to your nearest Lloyd dealership.
But it's still likely to represent the class benchmark. From the outside, it looks much as before, with only a few very subtle styling tweaks. The Steptronic automatic transmission option now features a coasting mode so that when the driver lifts off the throttle at higher speeds, for example on a gentle downhill grade on the motorway, the engine is automatically decoupled from the powertrain. It's unmistakably premium but there's an almost overwhelming array of buttons that could easily have been integrated into the infotainment system. Corrosion is also not covered by the warranty.
If you are happy with the car and wish to progress, then you can leave a £200 holding deposit on cars under £10,000 or £300 for cars up to £20,000 and £500 over £20,000 when you visit our site. We never sell or share your information with third party organisations. For example, 'take me home' will set the navigation to your home address, while saying 'I'm cold' will turn the heating up. With the facelift, the 3-Series interior feels even more upmarket — there are chrome accents for dashboard controls, for example. The backseats have a 40:20:40 modularity, ideal for optimising the loadspace while not compromising passenger space beside the purpose. We love our customers and we never unnecessarily share their data. At the slightest hint of a loss of traction, it'll shift almost 100 per cent of torque to whichever axle has the most grip.