This limited production vehicle underlines the sporty character of the BMW 3 Series Sedan as well as the vast array of BMW M Performance Parts designed to enhance the styling and performance attributes of various BMW models. Only 500 units of the new BMW 3 Series Sedan M Performance Edition will be produced at BMW Plant Rosslyn in Pretoria and will be made available in the 320i, 320d, 328i, 330d and 335i engine derivates.
The BMW 3 Series M Performance Edition will offer outstanding customer benefit of up to 43% on the limited edition content compared to a normal BMW 3 Series Sedan specified with the same options and separately fitted with the M Performance parts.
Customers ordering this dynamic limited edition BMW 3 Series Sedan can expect standard features consisting of the BMW M Sport Package, 19-inch M Sport wheels, M Sport brakes as well as a range of the following BMW M Performance parts from aerodynamic package, side sills with foil, carbon rear spoiler, carbon wing mirror caps and M Performance front grille.
In addition, customers will be able to order the optional and segment exclusive 20 inch BMW M Performance light alloy wheel Double-spoke, M Performance top stripes, M Performance exhaust system (only available for the 328i and 335i), the exclusive Laguna Seca Blue and Valencia Orange metallic paint colours and the BMW M Performance Power Kit, which increases the power output (by between 10 and 15 kW) and torque (+30 Nm) – this is only available for the 320d, 330d and 335i.
BMW M Performance Parts are retrofit components designed in close collaboration with the BMW M division in the areas of drivetrain, suspension, aerodynamics and cockpit perceptibly boost driving dynamics as well as underscoring the athletic appearance and sporty interior ambience of BMW models. Currently, BMW M Performance Parts are offered for the BMW 1 Series, new BMW 2 Series Coupe, BMW 4 Series Coupe, BMW 5 Series Sedan, BMW 6 Series, BMW X6 and the new BMW X5.