Used BMW 3 Series 2012-2019 review

Category: Executive car

Section: Our recommendations

BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series
  • BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series saloon (12 - present)
  • BMW 3 Series

Our recommendations

Which used BMW 3 Series saloon should I buy?

Engine

Chances are you’re after a diesel-engined car, as that’s how most people bought them new. If so, our favourite engine is the 320d, which has slightly more oomph than the 316d and 318d versions, and yet retains class-leading economy.