The BMW 3 Series leads the charge in the premium executive class. Its primary appeal is in the way it drives, but its engines, standard equipment and infotainment system are first rate as well. The firm ride on M Sport models is just about the only thing we can grumble about in this near-flawless executive car.get the best price
Engine: M340i xDrive
The mighty 369bhp 3.0-litre straight-six engine is not short on flexibility or outright pace. It's very pricey, though.