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BMW 3-Series Coupe 318 Ci 2d (99) (2001/X)

BMW 3-Series Coupe 318 Ci 2d (99) (2001/X) - Owner Review

For a coupe the space you get in the car isn't bad at all. legroom is really great. Also, controls are perfectly sited and are easy to access while driving
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Review submitted by
Shankar Mirchandani on

BMW 3-Series Coupe (99-06)

Summary

4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
It says i've got style and want a sporty ride by going for the coupe model

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
they all love it. keep getting impressive comments about it

Would you buy this car again and why?
I would buy the same car but a different model for more power

What are you likely to buy next?
Either a bmw x5 or another e46 with abit more power, maybe a 325ci

Buying experience

4 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?
£6,500

When did you buy the car?
October 2007

Did you get a good deal and why?
Yeah i believe i did. one previous owner, full bmw service history, extras i was after and vgc on vehicle

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Fantastic drive, performance and excellent styling. i previously owned an e36 model which i found great so wanted to upgrade this time to get the feeling of the e46 model

What was the dealer like?
Was a dealer selling from home. was very welcoming and i part exchanged my old car, not bad deal aswell

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Great. The drive feels smooth. the car sticks to the road perfectly and overall is a sporty feeling but still feeling comfotable.

What's it like to park?
Not bad. Parking sensors make it much easier to park, could get used to them a little too much however which i don't really want to do

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Not yet and i hope nothing does go wrong

What's most practical about your car?
For a coupe the space you get in the car isn't bad at all. legroom is really great. Also, controls are perfectly sited and are easy to access while driving

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Leather seats make the drive feel great

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