BMW / BMW 325ci

Vitals

  • Engine
    2.5L
  • Power
    191 @ 6000 rpm
  • Transmission
    5-spd man w/OD
  • 0-60
    7.3 seconds
  • Drivetrain
    rear-wheel
  • Seating
    4 passengers
  • Fuel Capacity
    63 liters
  • MPG
    12.8 City / 6.9 HWY

Specs

BMW 325Ci E46/2 manual 191HP (140 kW) @ 6000 rpm
BMW 325Ci Automatic E46/2 automatic 191HP (140 kW) @ 6000 rpm
BMW 325Ci Automatic E46 automatic 191HP (140 kW) @ 6000 rpm
BMW 325Ci E46 manual 191HP (140 kW) @ 6000 rpm

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2003 BMW 325ci review

Why does everyone love the BMW 325ci?

The BMW 325ci belongs to a prestigious convertible series, which is exceptionally elegant and easy to handle. The hot hatch comes with an amazing foldable metal roof that encompasses of a refined exterior and a fine cabin. The car has a very high style quotient. The model was designed after a serious cosmetic refreshing session that was done to mimic the look of BMW’s 3-Series Sedan and the Coupe. The convertible has a sharper look than many other cars. The model has a very pretty body style. It comes with just two doors and a sleek drop-down top, which is further improved by the model’s modern and clean design.

Easy handling and superb flexibility

BMW 325ci The BMW 325ci maintains a 50:50 weight balance between its rear wheel and front unit. Moreover, the chassis is stiffened to make up with the roof-less nature. A refinement of 160kg is used to achieve the foremost strength. Above all, the roof delights drivers with easy handling and superb flexibility. The convertible is extremely responsive due to its agile chassis. Along with which the 325ci has a controlled body, endless rip and sharp steering systems. Furthermore, the convertible tackles ever other corner and move without creating a very big drama. This increases the power in energetic drives.

Straight forward controls

BMW 325ci, Photo #2 The BMW 325ci ordains travelers with a ride that feels a lot supple. The series does have a very small suspension rate, which emphasizes on mode comfortable handling. Apart from this, the car has a metal roof with fine interior refinements to reduce wind and road noise. The 325ci’s engine is more musical than noisy. This is another benefit of the well refined model. The car has a comprehensive set of options, which are easy to track and operate. The preceding features are supported by the car’s straight forward controls.

Classy and truly modernized

BMW 325ci, Photo #3 Like every other BMW series, the convertible is classy and truly modernized. The dashboard has a clear layout with novel ergonomics. The luxurious vehicle maintains premium standards to ordain drivers with a first class drive experience. The excellent fit and flash finish is another attribute which attracts car lovers. The car showcases its solid finish flawlessly. It has further added more fame and value to the good reputation of BMW. When it comes to performance, the BMW 325ci has a 2.0 liter engine with a torque of 156 bhp. The brand has carefully navigated into the intrinsic features of the six cylinder technology. This has allowed driver witness smooth acceleration and effortless cruising.

Never-like-before experience

Unlike several other convertibles the BMW 325ci is fuel economical. The dynamic technology has helped people drive more than 21 km per liter. Nevertheless, the model does suffer high repair and service charges. People who wish to buy the car’s second hand version must pay more attention to the vehicle’s actual condition. The model does not have real time rivals in the market of convertibles. Though the model is costly it is a prestigious unit to experience a never-like-before on road performance.