Used BMW 3 Series GT 2013-present review

Category: Executive car

Section: Alternatives

Used BMW 3 Series GT 2013-present
  • Used BMW 3 Series GT 2013-present
  • Used BMW 3 Series GT 2013-present
  • Used BMW 3 Series GT 2013-present
  • Used BMW 3 Series GT 2013-present
  • Used BMW 3 Series GT 2013-present
  • Used BMW 3 Series GT 2013-present
  • Used BMW 3 Series GT 2013-present
  • Used BMW 3 Series GT 2013-present
  • Used BMW 3 Series GT 2013-present
  • Used BMW 3 Series GT 2013-present

Alternatives

What alternatives should I consider to a used BMW 3 Series hatchback?

The Audi A5 Sportback is a similar to the 3 GT in that it comes with a practical hatchback boot, yet it has coupé inspired styling with a low roofline and sleek lines. It won’t have the same amount of space inside as the 3 GT, but it will corner better with less body roll.

If you want something with a bit more flair, then the bold styling of the Citroen DS5 could appeal. It has the additional height as per the 3 GT, plus, road and wind noise is well contained at speed. Its unforgiving, rock-hard ride doesn’t do it any favours though.

Overview

Bigger and with greater seating flexibility than the regular car, the BMW 3 Series GT is an interesting alternative to an SUV

  • Spacious and flexible interior
  • Quality interior materials
  • Standard electric tailgate
  • Ride is spec dependant
  • Touring is better to drive
  • Road noise on course surfaces