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BMW 3-Series Touring 318d (143bhp) SE 5d (2008/08)

BMW 3-Series Touring 318d (143bhp) SE 5d (2008/08) - Owner Review

Fold over rear seats combined with estate boot give good interior space when needed for moving loads.
5

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Review submitted by
Brian Davison on

BMW 3-Series Touring (05-12)

Summary

5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Thinking mans second car as it's my personal vehicle after my pickup, but has the advantage of been practical and very cheap to run once you've bought it.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Very impressive.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes I would as it's cheap to run but offers a luxury driving experience above its class.

What are you likely to buy next?
BMW 335 M sport touring.

Buying experience

5 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Independent

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£12,995

When did you buy the car?
January 2014

Did you get a good deal and why?
Good deal offered with excellent warranty and backup.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Practical and economical car in cheap tax bracket.

What was the dealer like?
Very good local service.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Very smooth refined drive manual gearbox very slick and geared correctly for day to day driving.

What's it like to park?
Very easy - front and rear sensors and good mirrors.

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
No

What's most practical about your car?
Fold over rear seats combined with estate boot give good interior space when needed for moving loads.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
None

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