BMW is a long-standing name in the automobile industry and they have been serving the public with their quality vehicle releases over the years. Likewise, they have established themselves when it comes to the provision of quality services as regards automobile. These features have ensured that their brand have longevity and suggest the tests and trials of time.
Recently, the BMW 3 Series was launched in South Africa as one of the ways in which they wish to mark their 40th year anniversary of producing the 3 series brand. This means that BMW has been producing the BMW 3 series automobiles for 40 years now, and as a brand, they have been around for much longer than that.
This new, cutting edge piece of device features improved engines, improved technology and sharper designs. The 3 series is the most successful brand that BMW has launched as it is reported that of every 4 BMW units sold, 3 is a BMW 3 series.
According to the engineers and automobile review specialists, “The car features a twin-turbo 6-cylinder, 3.0-litre petrol engine which puts out 240kW (321hp) and
450Nm of torque. Performance figures claimed by BMW state the 340i will do 0-100km/h in 5.1 seconds – with the car reaching a limited top speed of 250km/h.”
For further specifications, see the table below:
BMW 340i specs
|Engine||Twin-turbo 6-cylinder 3.0-litre|
|Acceleration 0-100km/h||5.1 seconds|
|Combined fuel consumption||6.5l/100km|
|Tank capacity||60 litres|
|Gross vehilce mass||2,100kg|
The BMW 340i (8-speed Automatic) is priced R656,000.