BMW 3 Series

PerformanceDrive’s Top 10 Best Cars of 2020 – Editor’s Picks

Mar 11, 2021

It was definitely a year many of us will never forget. But in dusting off the turmoil, we thought we’d take a look back at some of the more positive aspects of the year in...

2021 BMW 330i Iconic Edition now on sale in Australia

Feb 16, 2021

BMW Australia is sprucing up its staple 3 Series range with the launch of the 330i Iconic Edition. It includes a number of options and accessories to give it an exclusive look and feel. The...

BMW Australia sees sales jump 3.2% in October, led by X5 & X7

Nov 09, 2020

BMW Australia recorded a 3.2 per cent increase in new vehicle sales in October, despite downward trends caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The luxury carmaker is also leading the way in two different segments, with...

2020 BMW M340i xDrive review (video)

Apr 16, 2020

The G20 3 Series has already set new standards in cabin presentation, quality, and yet again raised the bar for overall driving dynamics and sportiness in this class in our opinion. And now the M340i...

2021 BMW M3 ‘G80’ recommences testing at Nurburgring (video)

Mar 24, 2020

Following the northern winter closures of the Nurburgring, BMW has just been spotted out and about testing new prototypes of the G80 2021 BMW M3 sports sedan on the punishing circuit. The last time we...

2020 BMW M340d, new 330e plug-in hybrids confirmed for Geneva show

Feb 19, 2020

BMW has confirmed it will be using the upcoming 2020 Geneva Motor Show to publicly debut four new plug-in hybrid 3 Series models, including a new M340d xDrive performance variant adopting the latest 48V mild...

2020 Alpina B3 Sedan & Touring prices confirmed for Australia

Feb 18, 2020

Following confirmation of the all-new Alpina B3 sedan and B3 Touring wagon coming to Australia, the local arm has today confirmed the prices and market timing for the stately performance sedan and wagon. They were...

BMW Australia adds Pure variants to X2 M35i, M340i, X5/X6 M50i

Jan 22, 2020

BMW Australia is making it easier for buyers to jump into M Performance models, announcing new Pure variants for its latest lineup. The Pure philosophy is carried over from the proper M models. Specifically, there’s...

2020 Alpina B3 sedan confirmed for Australia, joins Touring wagon

Dec 09, 2019

Following its initial reveal at the Tokyo motor show in October, Alpina Australia has confirmed the new B3 sedan will go on sale locally. It’ll slot alongside the already-confirmed B3 Touring wagon. The 2020 Alpina...

BMW launches M340i Touring, with First Edition

Nov 04, 2019

Looking for a cool, fast family wagon? BMW has just launched its new G21 M340i Touring overseas, including a special ‘First Edition’ version packed with bonus features. The M340i is about as close as it...

2020 Alpina B3 sedan revealed, set for Australia late next year

Oct 23, 2019

Following the unveiling of the new BMW-based Alpina B3 Touring, the German firm has now pulled the covers off the B3 sedan. It comes just as BMW is about to unveil its all-new M3 performance...

2020 Alpina B3 Touring confirmed for Australia, with S58 3.0TT

Oct 16, 2019

Remember the mouth-wateringly appealing 2020 Alpina B3 Touring that debuted at the Frankfurt motor show last month? Alpina’s Australian division has just confirmed the insane wagon will be available in Australia. To refresh your memory,...