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BMW 3-Series Coupe 318i s 2d (1992/K)

BMW 3-Series Coupe 318i s 2d (1992/K) - Owner Review

Fuel consumption averages 38mpg.
5

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Review submitted by
Andy Cippico on

BMW 3-Series Coupe (92-99)

Summary

5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
I'm not afraid to drive a 16 year old car.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
They think I'm having an affair with it.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes, if it was still a current model.

What are you likely to buy next?
Another beemer, of course!

Buying experience

5 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Didn't buy from a dealer

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£8,500

When did you buy the car?
March 1993

Did you get a good deal and why?
Yes, extremely. It was in mint condition with only 11K on the clock. It cost me half its book value. It doesn't get much better than that.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
It was sold to me as part of a business buy-out. It was also half its book value.

What was the dealer like?
-

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Superb. I never tire of a rear-wheel, well-sorted BMW chassis.

What's it like to park?
A doddle.

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Water pump gasket Differential

What's most practical about your car?
Fuel consumption averages 38mpg.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Sun roof

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