BMW 3 Series Reliability

The BMW 3 Series reliability is a sticking point for many folks who may be considering the sports sedan as their next ride. Reliability is going to play a large role in the enjoyment of any car as you rack up miles around D’lberville, Biloxi, and Gulfport. So, how does this iconic BMW sedan fare? Pretty darn well.

At Galleria BMW, we dove into the specifics of the BMW 3 Series to see why this car is so reliable over time. With both reliability and exhilarating performance, the BMW 3 Series is a hard car to turn down! Continue reading to learn more or skip to browsing our BMW 3 Series inventory online!

BMW Reliability According to J.D. Power

BMW 3 Series Reliability D'Iberville, MSWhen trying to determine or verify the reliability of any model, you need to gather together as much data as possible. From tracking a model over the course of multiple years and many miles to seeing how a vehicle performs in different conditions; the more data you have available to you, the more accurate your summation is going to be. When it comes to gathering and interpreting data, J.D. Power is one of the most reliable sources in the automotive sphere.

For the 2020 BMW 3 Series, J.D. Power lists key components of the model on a scale of 1-100. For example, Driving Experience is one of the components listed. Yet for our purposes, it’s the Quality and Reliability category that matters. For this category, thorough data is compiled on the model, with everything from the engine to the infotainment being considered. The higher the score, the more reliable the model is.

The 2020 BMW 3 Series received a J.D. Power rating of 76 out of 100 for Quality and Reliability. When comparing the sports sedan to other vehicles within the same automotive sphere, this score is considered “great” by J.D. Power estimates.

BMW 3 Series Reliability D'Iberville, MS

BMW 3 Series Variations and Options

The same sturdy and proven reliability of the BMW 3 Series is baked into each variation of this acclaimed model…and there are a lot of variations. BMW is always working to give drivers the most personalized experience behind the wheel. So for models like the BMW 3 Series, you can enjoy a comfortable cruising sedan, a sportscar-like track star, or a modern, electric commuter.

What’s under the hood is going to determine how your BMW 3 Series behaves on the road. The standard motor is a 4-cylinder making 255 horsepower, yet you have the choice to bump up to a 382-horsepower 6-cylinder.

The electric hybrid option is a 2.0L 4-cylinder mated to an electric motor.



Experience the BMW 3 Series Reliability First-Hand!

There are a few ways for you to test out the reliability of the BMW 3 Series around D’lberville, Biloxi, and Gulfport. At Galleria BMW, we have lease-to-own financial plans where you can spend a few years with the model before determining whether you want to buy it outright. That’s just one option, too. If you contact our staff, we can lay out a host of possibilities that all end with you driving the BMW 3 Series each day!

Get started by scheduling your test drive!

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