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2015 BMW 318d Touring Review

Combining sharp looks with excellent practicality, for 2015, the BMW 318d Touring is now even better value...

2014 BMW 328i: Week with Review

James sold his classic 528i but will a new BMW 328i fill the void?

Mercedes-Benz C200 v BMW 320i : Comparison review

Not long ago the BMW 320i and Mercedes-Benz C200 would have had their model designation badges removed before their starting-out business executive owner even left the showroom. Behind the allure of tri-star and propeller badges were the reality of wheezy base engines and specification that often left execs cranking window winders...

Luxury Sedan Comparison Final Round : Mercedes-Benz C-Class v BMW 3 Series v Volvo S60

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class was Australia’s favourite luxury car in 2013. Perhaps a more impressive fact, however, is that Stuttgart’s mid-sized model outsold every mainstream medium car except the Camry and Mazda 6. It’s fair, then, to call this a significant volume car – as is its decades-old arch enemy, the BMW 3 Series, which matched that last feat...

Luxury Sedan Comparison Round One : Audi A4 v BMW 3 Series

It’s untrue to say more Australians are buying premium cars than ever before, at least when talking about the traditional compact sedan segment that consists of the Audi A4, BMW 3 Series, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Lexus IS and Volvo S60. Comparing July 2004 with July 2014 year-to-date sales, those models are up 18 per cent in a new car market that is up by exactly the same number...

2014 BMW 3 Series Review: 316i M Sport

New base BMW 3 Series lowers ownership entry, but needs options to perform at its best...

BMW 3 Series GT Review

A BMW 3 Series with a liftback attempts to make a case for side-stepping a wagon or SUV.

Compact luxury comparison: Lexus IS v BMW 3 Series v Audi A4 v Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Rarely does a single car define the segment in which it resides, but that's exactly the case with the BMW 3 Series. For three decades it has been a synonym for the compact luxury sedan genre; the yardstick rivals have long measured themselves against. When this generation of Mercedes-Benz C-Class launched in 2007, the manufacturer claimed it was better than a 3 Series (implicitly acknowledging the BMW was the one to beat)...

2013 BMW 3 Series Review: 320i Sport Line

A BMW 3 Series with a four-cylinder engine used to be slow. Now, however, it's superbly slick...

2013 BMW 3 Series Touring Review

The new BMW 3 Series Touring offers SUV-like cargo space with some of the best on-road dynamics in the business.

2013 BMW 320d Touring Review

The more practical variant of BMW's trademark 3 Series is a convincing compact luxury wagon.