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BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo to be axed

BMW has confirmed it will drop the 3 Series Gran Turismo as part of its upcoming cost-cutting efforts, following a 7.9 per cent drop in operating profits in 2018...

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2017 BMW 3 Series GT LCI pricing and specifications: Tweaked looks, more equipment
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2017 BMW 3 Series GT LCI pricing and specifications: Tweaked looks, more equipment

The 2017 BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo range is the latest recipient of the German car maker's 'Life Cycle Impulse' (LCI) facelift, and will arrive in Australia during the fourth quarter of this year. First revealed in June, the 3 Series GT LCI facelift receives a new daytime-running light signature for the standard-fit LED headlights, lightly refreshed front and rear bumpers, along with new LED tail-lights with an LED signature similar to the LCI-updated 3 Series sedan and wagon...


2017 BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo revealed ahead of Australian debut
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2017 BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo revealed ahead of Australian debut

The newly refreshed 2017 BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo has been revealed today, ahead of an Australian launch likely to occur in late 2016 or early next year. Due to enter the European market after July, the revised 3 Series GT makes its debut some three years after first joining the 3 Series range...


Medium/large cars coming in 2016
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Medium/large cars coming in 2016

Medium/large cars coming in 2016 Mainstream medium/large cars Ford Falcon XR Sprint – Q1 Skoda Superb – Q1 Volkswagen Passat Alltrack – Q1 Subaru Levorg – mid 2016 Hyundai / Genesis G80 rebranding – late 2016/early 2017 Luxury medium/large cars Audi A4 sedan – February Audi A4 Avant – March/April Infiniti Q70 update – February Jaguar XF – February Lexus GS F – February BMW 750i/750iL – March Jaguar XJ – March BMW 330e – May BMW M4 GTS – June Audi RS6 Avant Performance, RS7 Sportback Performance – Q2 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Plug-in – Q2 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Plug-in – Q2 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe – Q2 Jaguar XE update (infotainment) – first half Audi S8 Plus – mid 2016 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet – Q3 Infiniti Q60 – Q4 Mercedes-Benz E-Class – Q4 Volvo S90 – Q4 BMW 3 Series GT update – second half BMW 4 Series update – second half Infiniti Q50 update – second half Audi S4 sedan and Avant – late 2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet – late 2016/early 2017...


2016 BMW New Cars
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2016 BMW New Cars

Details of the new and updated BMW models launching in Australia in 2016.   750i/750iL – March BMW will start 2016 in style by introducing the flagship variants in its new-generation 7 Series range. The 750i and 750Li inject some twin-turbocharged 4.4-litre V8 grunt into the luxury German limousine to the tune of 330kW and 650Nm, launching the duo from 0-100km/h in 4...


2016 BMW 3 Series GT facelift spy photos
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2016 BMW 3 Series GT facelift spy photos

The Bavarian luxury car maker is working on a facelift for the BMW 3 Series GT, and a prototype of the updated car has been photographed by our spy team in Europe. As with the facelift that was applied to the 3 Series sedan and wagon earlier this year, the visual update to the GT will be minor in nature...


BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo pricing and specifications
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BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo pricing and specifications

The BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo has landed in Australia, expanding the German manufacturer's popular premium mid-sized range with new a niche that blurs the line between sedan and wagon. BMW Australia's 3 Series GT range comprises three grades – 320i GT, 320d GT and 328i GT – each one commanding a premium of slightly more than $10,000 over its 3 Series sedan equivalent...


BMW 3 Series GT: premium pricing for prestige mid-sized hatch
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BMW 3 Series GT: premium pricing for prestige mid-sized hatch

The BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo is now on sale in Australia, further diversifying the popular premium mid-sized range with a fifth body style. Mirroring the design of the 5 Series GT luxury hatchback, the BMW 3 Series GT offers buyers a new niche that blurs the line between sedan and wagon at a price that exceeds both...


BMW 3 Series GT: premium mid-sized hatch revealed
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BMW 3 Series GT: premium mid-sized hatch revealed

The BMW 3 Series GT has been officially revealed ahead of the premium mid-sized hatchback's Geneva motor show debut next month. Stylistically, the BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo follows the lead of the larger 5 Series GT, offering a midway point between the sedan and Touring wagon derivatives, although size-wise, the new third variant in the sixth-generation BMW 3 Series range is the largest so far...


BMW 3-Series GT: first pictures
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BMW 3-Series GT: first pictures

The new BMW 3-Series GT will expand the line-up of the German car maker’s volume-selling range, and our spy photographers have snapped confirmation of the higher-riding variant in testing disguise. The BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo is expected in 2013 and will follow the 5-Series Gran Touring that was released in early 2010...


BMW 3 Series GT spy shots
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BMW 3 Series GT spy shots

BMW has been caught testing the upcoming BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo. Like the BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo, the 3 Series GT showcases a lower profile with a swooped roofline compared with the wagon. Yes, filling out the next-generation 3 Series range will not only be a sedan, coupe, convertible and wagon, but also a low-slung wagon version called the GT...