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2011 BMW 328i xDrive Circle BMW NJ


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2011 BMW 328i xDrive brochure provided by Circle BMW located in Eatontown, NJ. Find the 2011 BMW 328i xDrive for sale in New Jersey; call about our current sales and incentives at (877) 226-2306.

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2011 BMW 328i xDrive Circle BMW NJ

  1. 1.  BMW  Series Coupe Circle BMW i i xDrive i 500 State Route 36 i xDrive is The Ultimate Driving Machine® Eatontown, NJ 07724 (877) 226-2306 THE NEW BMW  SERIES COUPE. JOY TURNS DRIVEWAYS INTO FINISH LINES. BMW EfficientDynamics Less emissions. More driving pleasure.
  2. 2. JOY RAISES THE BAR. What elicits joy in driving? At BMW, it’s about raising bars – as we have with the new  Series Coupe for . To turn heads in traffic, the new  Series Coupe sports bold, new styling. To our lineup of high-performance powerplants we offer the push-you-back-in-the-seat thrill of not one, but two advanced, fast-response dual-scroll TwinPower Turbo engines. And to our acclaimed -speed manual and STEPTRONIC automatic transmissions we’ve added a -speed, paddle-shifting Double Clutch Transmission that changes gears in a flash, with no interruption in power. Why all these enhancements to a car that has been selected among Car and Driver’s “Best” Cars for a record  years running? Our joy – and yours – is born of striving for perfection. Not resting on laurels.
  3. 3. Editorial A BREED APART. Is it surprising that we sell a lot of manual transmissions to  Series Coupe drivers? For them, it isn’t about Point A to Point B. Pavement is their playground. It’s not uncommon for a Coupe driver to hop in and just… drive. These enthusiast drivers keep our engineers up at night, creating innovations to satisfy virtually insatiable driving appetites. It’s for this breed of driver that we created the new is High Performance model, brandishing a -hp turbocharged engine with  lb-ft of torque that boosts to  lb-ft of track-worthy acceleration. Of course it’s available with a -speed, sport automatic Double Clutch Transmission with steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters. After all, to a Coupe driver, joy is always a hands-on experience. There are also not one, but two dynamic TwinPower Turbo inline six .-liter engines with High Precision fuel injection. Both give Coupe drivers what they crave: more power with increased fuel efficiency and virtually no fun-robbing “turbo lag.” And, of course, for all  Series The new BMW Technology Equipment Overview Coupe models, we offer an array of performance-enhancing technol-  Series Coupe ogies to keep “coupistas” grinning from ear to ear. This spirit also infuses our new styling for the   Series Coupe. JOY RAISES ENGINEERING MAKE IT AS INDIVIDUAL A PLACE TO CHART There’s a new, longer hood and bold accents that flow into the Coupe’s THE BAR. INNOVATIONS. AS YOU ARE. YOUR DREAMS. low-slung roofline. Brilliant lighting designs front and rear. For the is and M Sport Package, wind-tunnel-tested front and rear air dams are sprouting up, too. As usual, all this technology and style is integrated  Exterior  BMW EfficientDynamics  BMW M Sport Package  Equipment charts into what could very well be the sweetest handling sports coupe on The essence of athletic performance. Technology that increases driving joy while the road. reducing fuel consumption and emissions.  is High Performance  Technical data  Experience tomorrow, today It’s just one more of the  Series Coupe’s many qualities that make Advanced design – perfected in Virtual  Engines  Exterior colors  BMW Services a big difference for drivers who are just a bit different from the rest. Reality, yet finalized by human hand. A pair of TwinPower Turbo engines and Exclusive offers for BMW customers. one naturally aspirated powerplant.  Upholstery materials and colors  Interior Tactile, spacious and comfortable –  Chassis and safety features  Interior trims with the ambiance of quality. Systems to enhance driving pleasure, as  well as active and passive safety features.  Recommended color combinations  Technology/BMW Assist™  Standard/Optional equipment Systems that add convenience and peace of mind while you’re on the road.  Original BMW Accessories World-class, yet personalizing.  Profile Join WTCC champion Andy Priaulx on a drive through “The Green Hell.”  Equipment of model shown: BMW i Coupe Engine: -valve BMW TwinPower Turbo .-liter inline six-cylinder engine Nominal output:  hp @  rpm Wheels: Star Spoke (Style ) light alloy Exterior color:Vermilion Red Metallic Upholstery: Black Dakota Leather Interior trim:Aluminum For information on specifications please see page -. 04 05 Contents
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  5. 5. Joy is beautiful. Step closer to the  BMW  Series Coupe and you’ll discover that its now wider signature kidney grille is surrounded with tantalizing new styling cues and accents. Performance-bred front and rear air dams and side skirts express the muscular attributes of the M Sport Package and new is High Performance Coupe. And here’s a bright idea: LED exterior lighting that exudes the fun you’re having behind the wheel. Yet even with these bold new strokes, one glance and you know this is unmistakably a BMW – The Ultimate Driving Machine.® Approach. Anticipate. Open. Enjoy. For details on the availability of standard and optional features, please refer to the Equipment charts section at the back of this brochure. YOUR PULSE QUICKENS BEFORE YOU OPEN THE DOOR. 08 09 Exterior
  6. 6. Joy loves the environment. That’s the idea behind BMW EfficientDynamics: more driving pleasure with minimized fuel consumption and less emissions. On the outside, all BMWs are wind-tunnel tested to optimize a body shape that minimizes fuel-wasting aerodynamic drag. Under the hood, BMW engines continue to win awards for ever-more powerful output along with advanced fuel-extending technologies, such as the unique Valvetronic engine breathing technology and High Precision injection. Do you love both sporty driving and our planet? Your Coupe is waiting. Please obey all posted speed limits on your way to your BMW center.  SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGY THAT BMW EfficientDynamics Less emissions. More driving pleasure. DOESN’T FORGET TO SUSTAIN THE FUN. 10 11 Exterior
  7. 7. NEW LIGHTING – THE BETTER TO SEE AND BE SEEN. Joy is brilliant. Consider the new lighting for the   Series Coupe. At the front, circling the daylight-bright Xenon headlights are four Corona headlight-rings, now powered by bright LED lights. Also used as Daytime Running Lights, the headlight-rings’ distinctive look announces your presence to other drivers. The far edge of each headlight fixture is illum- inated with a daring LED “string” array; above, a new light trim bar gives the  Series Coupe a focused look. Moving to the rear, new long-lasting LED tail- and brakelights are arrayed in horizontal tubes that illuminate simultaneously, creating a unique, eye-catching design with depth and dimension. And inside the cabin, the drama of warm Ambiance interior lighting, streaming down from under the ledge on the door and side panels, puts you and your passengers at ease. It’s easy to see: your BMW  Series Coupe will own the night.
  8. 8. Joy is confident – whether you’re turning into a tight country-road bend, accelerating onto the busy Interstate, or twisting through hectic city streets. The  BMW  Series Coupe puts you in firm command with intelligent vehicle technology like Active Steering, which matches steering response and feel to your driving demands. For instance, at low speeds the steering wheel needs only two turns lock-to-lock, making parking gymnastics a breeze. As you accelerate, it actively adapts the steering ratio to maintain a consistent, razor-sharp feel. Meanwhile, Dynamic Stability Control and Dynamic Traction Control help prevent driving problems before you notice them. And, of course, like all BMWs, the  Series Coupe is balanced with near-perfect / weight distribution and a race-proven suspension, engi- neered to provide the pinnacle of driving performance – all of which can be experienced on a stretch of blacktop near your BMW center. NO MATTER WHERE, THE BLACKTOP BELONGS TO YOU.
  9. 9. ADVANCED DESIGN. YET ONE GLANCE SAYS “BMW.” Joy is timeless. That’s why BMWs produced ,  or even  years ago still look current. This is not by chance. Our spirited designers ceaselessly innovate to advance the BMW look into one that is of its time – yet timeless. The  BMW  Series Coupe is no exception. Its iconic BMW kidney grille is now wider and integrated into the  Series’ athletic shape, with an eager stance and new, longer hood. These work in perfect harmony with the sporty low roofline, distinctive shoulder line, crisp new hood creases and the tail’s elegant short overhang. Even the sleek new side-view mirrors were created to blend effortlessly into this powerfully sculpted design. It’s the newest expression of the classic BMW  Series allure. 16 17 Exterior
  10. 10. CLOSE THE DOOR. RELAX – YOU’RE PROTECTED. Joy gives you peace of mind. That’s because every BMW bristles with active and passive safety features. In addition to quick acceleration, powerful fade- resistant brakes and agile handling, the  Series Coupe’s active safety features include daylight-quality Xenon Adaptive Headlights that automatically level and illuminate around corners, and Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) and Dynamic Traction Control (DTC), which help keep you coolly in command when wheelspin threatens. Passive features, which become very much active when required, include advanced front- and side-impact air bags; a reinforcing door-anchoring system that, in a side impact, hooks a reinforcing bar between the door and the body to create a rigid passenger cell; and an ultra-stiff body made of advanced steel. There is also optional BMW Assist,™ which automatically calls for help immediately after airbags deploy, locates your vehicle if it’s stolen, and a host of other reassuring features. Active or passive, BMW safety technologies are always working to care for you and your passengers. For details on the availability of standard and optional features, please refer to the Equipment charts section at the back of this brochure.
  11. 11. In addition, VR enables the early assessment of design alternatives. Each design can be visually represented, evaluated and compared. A -D model is generated based on the design. To do this, the computer subdivides the vehicle into tiny triangles, or polygons, placing over the design a virtual grid that describes the vehicle’s geometry. In this virtual world, designers and engineers can view the future vehicle and even move around in it. In the so-called CAVE (Cave Automated Virtual Environment), the observer, sitting in a car seat, is surrounded by walls that have real-time moving images projected onto them. In this way, the viewer gains the realistic impression of a cockpit with all its switches, displays and a natural landscape surrounding the vehicle. A radio signal provided by special -D glasses tells the computers what the “driver” is currently looking at, and a data glove enables him or her to operate the vehicle’s controls. This allows verification of the cockpit’s layout and ergonomics. The software is so clever, it displays light reflections in the vehicle’s windows, and even shows the quality of the materials. In this way, designers can enjoy their first “test drive” before the first prototype is built. Despite its amazing degree of realism, virtual reality is only one tool in the design and development of a new vehicle. It is no substitute for creativity, experience and intuition. Even today, every vehicle design begins with a sketch – still the quickest way to visualize an idea. And of course, the designer also has to be able to see and work on a full-scale clay model, to get a sense for the feel of the design, and to be able to develop and perfect the unmistakable character of every new BMW. The computer has simplified and accelerated much in the design process. But for a final understanding, designers still need to be able to touch and feel the actual design in the form of a physical model. How to turn the two dimensions of a screen display into -D: in the CAVE (below), the driver feels as though he or she were actually sitting in a car and driving through a landscape. In this way, features and characteristics, such as cockpit ergonomics, can be tested. EXPERIENCE TOMORROW, TODAY. To create the perfect vehicle, BMW designers and engineers do much of their work in a computer-generated virtual reality. This enables early design verification, shortening development cycles and saving resources. The future vehicle can be viewed from any perspective. You can zoom in and out, and turn it in any direction. You can open the doors, or look under the hood. You can even get in and take a seat. But this vehicle, as convincing as it may look, is not made of metal and plastic. It consists of data – an unimaginably huge amount of data, converted into spatial images by high-performance computers. The images feel as real as reality, even though they are only a simulation. Virtual Reality (VR) is the watchword of today’s automotive engineers. In the past, it was necessary to create several prototypes in order to test various modules. Today, designers, developers and product engineers in the BMW Research and Innovation Center work on a single digital model that they optimize on-screen. This protects the environment, lowers costs and shortens The projection screen (top) shows, with minute precision, what a future vehicle will the development cycle. look like. Details can be enlarged to any desired magnification.
  12. 12. SCENERY CAN BE TOUCHING. SO CAN INTERIORS. Joy is tactile. Come, sit and feel the difference. It’s in the premium materials we use throughout the cabin, and the expert care with which they are crafted. The surfaces of the comfortable, ergonomically designed seats are wrapped in supple yet durable Dakota Leather. The steering wheel and shift lever are covered in hand-stitched leather, ready for action with a racing-inspired feel. Instrument rings, interior door handles and more are finished in a pearl-gray brushed metal with a satiny feel. All other surfaces are invitingly soft, yet firm, to the touch. Please visit your BMW center for a test touch. For details on the availability of standard and optional features, please refer to the Equipment charts section at the back of this brochure. 22 23 Interior
  13. 13. Joy enlightens. Imagine you’re driving down the road in your new  Series Coupe in the middle of East Nowhere, en route to West Whoknows. You’ll stay connected when your BMW is equipped with on-board Navigation. Select “Navigation” from the four iDrive buttons and the monitor lights up. Now you’re on the right track, following directions on the -D map. Press the “Telephone” button and up pops your “Contacts” screen. Select the phone number and you’re connected. Now you have company. All the while enjoying peace of mind knowing that Automatic Collision Notification, Emergency Request, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, Door Unlock, Stolen Vehicle Recovery and more are just a push of a button away, thanks to BMW Assist.™ Simply put, you can fit a world of information inside your BMW  Series Coupe. How’s that for roomy?  For details on the availability of standard and optional features, please refer to the Equipment charts section at the back of this brochure. PUT THE WORLD AT YOUR FINGERTIPS. 24 25 Interior
  14. 14. THE WORDS “BACK SEAT” AND “HOSPITABLE” WILL NOW APPEAR IN THE SAME SENTENCE. Joy welcomes rear-seat passengers. In the  Series Coupe, the front seats slide forward quickly and easily, and the retracting front safety belts means your guests won’t have to be contortionists to get in. Once comfortably seated, your guests will appreciate the conve- nient center console rear armrest with individual storage boxes, air outlet vents, footwell lights and convenient cupholders. When you visit your BMW center to inspect the new  Series Coupe, we suggest you test the rear seats, too. It’s surprising how hospitable and spacious a sports coupe can be. For details on the availability of standard and optional features, please refer to the Equipment charts section at the back of this brochure. 26 27 Interior
  15. 15. BMW EFFICIENT DYNAMICS: BMW EfficientDynamics GREEN – EVEN AT GREEN LIGHTS. Less emissions. More driving pleasure. BMW is passionate about researching and develop- ing innovations that ensure advanced and efficient driving. This is why every new BMW – like the new  Series Coupe – comes with comprehensive, multi-award-winning BMW EfficientDynamics technology. All of BMW’s Imagine fuel-efficient vehicles EfficientDynamics features that accelerate from - mph in a mere . seconds. are perfectly matched to Fuel-efficient vehicles that are reduce fuel consumption extremely aerodynamic. and CO emissions while Fuel-efficient vehicles that cause excitement even when parked. maximizing engine output and dynamic performance. Sports cars that use only one Less fuel, more driving gallon of diesel fuel per  miles. Sports cars that are fueled from pleasure: a contradiction a wall socket. that BMW has resolved Fuel-efficient vehicles and for once and for all. It sports cars like the BMW Vision makes for joyful drivers EfficientDynamics concept while benefiting the car make the impossible possible. And demonstrate that environment. a combination of highly efficient transportation and pure emotion can soon become a reality. High Precision Valvetronic. -speed sport automatic Electric Power Steering. BMW Advanced Diesel with Brake Energy Regeneration. BMW ActiveHybrid technology. Auto Start/Stop function. direct fuel injection. BMW’s Valvetronic valve control Double Clutch Transmission. Unlike conventional, hydraulic BluePerformance Technology. In vehicles with Brake Energy By integrating a TwinPower Turbo Engines in BMW ActiveHybrid In this latest-generation direct fuel system improves engine response This transmission enables lightning- steering systems, electric power Cleaner, quicker and far more Regeneration, the alternator V- engine with electric motors, vehicles automatically shut down injection system, the piezo injectors and refinement, while also helping fast gearshifts without interruption steering only draws power during efficient than previous generation normally only generates electricity high-performance batteries and the when the vehicle comes to a stop. are positioned very close to the to reduce fuel consumption. The of power. In automatic mode, it actual steering movements. When diesel, BMW Advanced Diesel when the driver takes his or her most efficient hybrid components, As soon as the accelerator pedal spark plugs. They inject fuel at high system helps the engine “breathe” provides considerable fuel savings the steering wheel position is con- with BluePerformance Technology foot off the accelerator or brake BMW has created the “Best of is pushed, the engine restarts. This pressure, with extreme precision, better by providing fully variable lift by selecting the ideal gear for every stant, the electric motor is inactive. vehicles achieve up to  mpg, pedal. Kinetic energy that was Hybrid.” Both the ActiveHybrid X innovation significantly reduces fuel for very efficient combustion. adjustment of the inlet valves. situation with speed and precision. for a range of  miles per tank. previously unharnessed is trans- and the ActiveHybrid  – the consumption, especially in urban They emit % less CO than formed into electrical energy, then world’s fastest hybrid vehicle – traffic. conventional vehicles, while fed into the battery. In this way, deliver high levels of efficiency posting powerful - mph electricity is generated without coupled with thrilling dynamics. numbers. It’s diesel reinvented. consuming fuel. Not all BMW EfficientDynamics features are available on all models. 28 29 BMW EfficientDynamics  Please see your authorized BMW center for details.
  16. 16. EVERYTHING REVOLVES AROUND JOY. SEVERAL THOUSAND TIMES PER MINUTE.     Torque (lb-ft)         Power output (horsepower)     Power output (horsepower)   Torque (lb-ft)  lb-ft of torque  @  –  rpm             Engine speed (rpm) The new BMW Coupe i with TwinPower Turbo technology: maximum output combined with minimum fuel consumption. Engines that power innovation. Year after year, BMW i TwinPower Turbo. BMW i. BMW is High Performance. Power to the pavement. This unique new engine combines BMW’s engine-building heritage To create the is engine, BMW As befits The Ultimate Driving numerous BMW engines have garnered accolades a twin-scroll TwinPower Turbo, is masterfully realized in the i. gave its multi-award-winning Machine,® the  Series Coupe for their output, refinement and high-revving ability. High Precision direct fuel injection, This naturally aspirated -hp turbocharged inline six  more comes with a smooth-shifting Among this pantheon of powerplants, the most and – in a first for turbocharged unit uses a composite magnesium/ horsepower,  more lb-ft of -speed manual transmission engines – BMW’s Valvetronic aluminum engine block, whose torque – and an additional  lb-ft as standard. For those who want frequently honored has been the inline six-cylinder. variable intake technology that lighter weight allows agile handling of temporary torque boost for both automatic and clutchless It is only natural, then, that BMW has poured its helps the engine “breathe” better. and a - time of . seconds. adrenaline-producing bursts of manual transmissions, a remarkably expertise into providing three exceptional inline six- The result: turbo lag is virtually BMW’s advanced Valvetronic acceleration. Of course, BMW smooth -speed STEPTRONIC eliminated, while posting one of technology and Double-VANOS EfficientDynamics ensures that automatic is available in the i/ cylinder engines for the new  Series Coupe. All are the most fuel-efficient ratings in its “steplessly” variable valve timing every ounce of fuel is optimized i xDrive and i/i xDrive; designed to deliver on BMW’s EfficientDynamics class. The i TwinPower Turbo deliver quick and potent engine during the performance. add the Sport Package or M Sport develops maximum output of response, a smooth idle, and Package for race-inspired steering philosophy: increased power with decreased fuel  hp at  rpm, redlining at enhanced fuel efficiency. Drawing wheel-mounted paddle shifters. consumption and emissions. Whichever engine you  rpm. Peak torque of  lb-ft on  lb-ft of torque, the power In the new is High Performance, select, you’ll enjoy the thrill of BMW performance kicks in almost immediately at pours on early and strong, and a -speed sport automatic Double  rpm. It continues to push continues throughout the power- Clutch Transmission (DCT) effort- while helping to protect the environment every day. you back in your seat all the way band. lessly channels its  horses to to  rpm. In just . seconds the road with lightning speed. you’re easily passing  mph – and just as easily surpassing all expectations.  BMW AG preliminary test results, manual transmission; . seconds, STEPTRONIC automatic. BMW urges you to obey all posted speed laws and always wear safety belts.  BMW AG test results, manual transmission; . seconds, STEPTRONIC automatic. 30 31 Engines BMW urges you to obey all posted speed laws and always wear safety belts.
  17. 17. The new  Series Coupe offers a host of innovative performance-enhancing technologies as well as active and passive safety features that help you get IF THE  SERIES COUPE IS BEAUTIFUL TO LOOK AT, the most pleasure out of every drive. WHAT’S INSIDE IS POSITIVELY STUNNING. Active Steering. -speed sport automatic xDrive all-wheel drive. Hill Descent Control (HDC). Dynamic Stability Control Lightweight chassis. Airbags. Occupant cell. The Active Steering system adjusts Double Clutch Transmission. BMW’s xDrive intelligent all-wheel- When driving down steep hills, (DSC). Lightweight construction is used In the event of a collision, BMW’s An extremely rigid steel “safety both steering ratio and steering Available in the is High Per- drive system takes all-road traction to Hill Descent Control automatically DSC helps to stabilize the  Series throughout the  Series Coupe. supplemental restraint system cage” surrounds the occupant force in relation to driving speed. formance, this new transmission new heights. On smooth, dry roads, keeps the i xDrive and i Coupe in just milliseconds when In the front section, for example, (SRS) determines which of six compartment, with deformable At low to medium speeds, a small features two separate clutches for the i xDrive and i xDrive xDrive models to a low speed it senses an impending skid. When- aluminum is used extensively for airbags to deploy for optimal crush tubes front and rear. In a turn of the steering wheel translates the odd and even gears. When one have a rear-wheel-drive feel. But without having to “ride the brakes,” ever the system senses over- or suspension components and in protection. This includes front severe crash, impact energy is into a big turn of the front wheels. gear is disengaging, the next one is hit a wet uphill curve, for instance, so you can concentrate on steering. understeer, it modulates engine the steering rack. This enhances airbags with advanced technology routed around the passenger You enjoy more agility in city driving, already engaged. You experience or wet leaves, water or snow, and At the same time, the brakelights power and can apply brakes the Coupe’s agile performance for driver and front passenger; cabin and absorbed by the safety quicker turns on twisting roads, and lightning-quick gearshifts with even before wheelspin can occur, are automatically activated to warn individually to each wheel to help while ensuring superb ride comfort. front-seat-mounted side-impact cage. In a severe side impact, easier parking maneuvers. At higher maximum precision, for acceleration the system immediately recognizes other drivers to slow down. HDC keep the vehicle under control BMW’s six-cylinder TwinPower airbags; and BMW’s Head Protection a reinforcing bar hooks the door speeds, a larger turn of the steering without interruption of power. When any need for a change in power is especially useful when driving and going in the intended direction. Turbo engines are all aluminum, System (HPS), which is designed to the body, locking them together wheel is needed to turn the front you prefer hands-on control, both distribution. It can send more downhill on slippery surfaces, such For sportier driving or in deep snow, and the naturally aspirated inline to help protect passengers in both to make a more rigid passenger wheels, resulting in greater straight- the racing-inspired steering wheel- torque to the front axle to achieve as gravel, snow or grass. Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) six is an aluminum/magnesium front and rear compartments. cell. When the pressure is released, line stability. mounted paddle shifters and the stability. And should one wheel on allows increased wheelslip. composite – the lightest in its class. the system is designed to snap gearshift lever allow clutchless an axle spin faster than the other, Note: These pictures of airbags are for illustrative back so that the doors can open. purposes only. Depending upon the type of shifting. the brakes automatically engage, accident, none, some or all airbags may deploy. as needed, to bring all wheels back in sync. With xDrive, you enjoy optimum traction at all times. For details on the availability of standard and optional features, please refer to the Equipment charts 32 33 Chassis and safety features   section at the back of this brochure.
  18. 18. STAY CONNECTED WITH BMW’S INTELLIGENT NETWORK OF DRIVER, CAR AND ENVIRONMENT. Convenience. “In dark, unlit areas, Automatic high beams give me all the light I need without dazzling oncoming drivers.” Automatic high beams let you enjoy the convenience of switching between high and low beams automatically. When the Automatic high beams system is activated, an image sensor at the back of the rear-view mirror monitors oncoming traffic and lighting conditions. Based on this data, the system decides whether or not the high beams should be switched on. When it detects vehicles ahead, or the sensor dictates that ambient light is sufficient, the high beams are automatically switched off. BMW’s on-board Navigation system uses Global Positioning System (GPS) satellites and data stored on an internal hard drive to guide you to your destination, which is displayed on a : high-resolution screen. Enhancements include -D daytime and nighttime maps, zoom, travel planner, and an Assistance Window. The system also offers Voice com- mand for convenient, hands-free operation, and  GB of storage for your favorite media files. Online Information Services – such as MyInfo and BMW Search™ – are included when your vehicle is equipped with BMW Assist. Real Time Traffic Information is a valuable feature, included with the Navigation system, that makes you aware of traffic congestion in most large cities before you encounter it. This feature displays and describes current local traffic information on your control display; in case of delays greater than five minutes, it suggests alternate routes. Every minute, it seems, technological advances allow your route and avoid traffic jams, and stores your greater connectivity and interactivity between vehicles, favorite music. TeleService, which is included with consumer electronics, the internet, and the driver. BMW Assist,™ checks your BMW’s operating fluids and wear items – and when they need replacing, At BMW, electronic systems will never replace the joy it automatically notifies your BMW center. Not to of driving – but they do enhance the driving experience. mention a staff of response specialists and Concierges, Take, for example, Automatic high beams that optimize there at the touch of a button, dedicated to assisting nighttime visibility while making sure oncoming traffic you every moment you’re on the road. No matter where isn’t dazzled. A Navigation system that helps you plan you go, in a BMW, you’re connected with the world. For details on the availability of standard and optional features, please refer to the Equipment charts 34 35 Technology/BMW Assist  section at the back of this brochure.
  19. 19. BMW Assist™ – Information. BMW Assist – Safety. “Whenever I’m far from home, I have peace of mind knowing that BMW Assist is right there, ready to help me should I need it.” TWO FOR THE ROAD: BMW ASSIST SAFETY PLAN BMW Search allows online access to up-to-date fuel prices and gas station locations; the latest weather forecasts, advisories and warnings; AND BMW ASSIST CONVENIENCE PLAN. Dow Jones, S&P  and NASDAQ indices, updated by Bloomberg; and the powerful reach of the Google Maps™ database – all delivered on the BMW Assist Safety Plan gives you peace of mind knowing that a control display inside your vehicle. friendly response specialist is there to help you /, at the touch of a button.  Series Coupes equipped with BMW Assist provide four years of a wide range of services at no additional charge. The Safety Plan includes Automatic Collision Notification, Emergency Request (SOS), TeleService, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, Door Unlock, Stolen Vehicle Recovery, Customer Relations and MyInfo. MyInfo allows you to send business locations and street addresses to The BMW Assist Convenience Plan, available exclusively to BMW your BMW from Google Maps. Destinations and phone numbers can be Assist Safety Plan subscribers, adds personalized Directions, Traffic and accessed and exported to your Navigation system for immediate route Weather reports, BMW Search and Concierge services. With Critical guidance, while you can call the destination with your Bluetooth® linked Calling, you can make five-minute, operator-assisted calls up to four times phone. per year if your cell phone is not available or if its battery is discharged. Concierge Services can help you make reservations at that popular BMW TeleService monitors the status of many of your vehicle’s fluids new restaurant, when you simply don’t have the time. Need to know the and parts that are subject to wear and tear, and automatically transmits location of a challenging golf course or the nearest post office? Talk to a the data to your BMW center. Should your vehicle require service, your friendly representative who can get the address and phone number of BMW center will contact you to schedule an appointment. Any needed any desired destination. If your BMW is equipped with the Navigation parts will be ready, so your BMW will be serviced and returned to you as system, the Concierge can also send this information to your vehicle. quickly as possible. Then, at the push of a button, you can start route guidance. For details on the availability of standard and optional features, please refer to the Equipment charts 36 37 Technology/BMW Assist  section at the back of this brochure.
  20. 20. The British racing driver Andy Priaulx won the ,  and  World Touring Car Championships with BMW Team UK. He tested the new BMW  Series Coupe with six-cylinder TwinPower Turbo on the Nürburgring. :: MEETING IN THE GREEN HELL. Loved, hated, feared – the Nürburgring Nordschleife (“Northern production. The challenging racetrack reveals both the sporting Loop”) never fails to elicit a response. We joined touring car prowess and the durability of many parts. BMW was the first “EFFICIENT ENGINES ARE A KEY FACTOR champion Andy Priaulx for a drive on this legendary track in manufacturer to establish its own test center here in . the new BMW  Series Coupe. IN RACING. BEING ABLE TO REFUEL Although Andy Priaulx usually drives a touring car powered by a high- LATER OR CARRY LESS FUEL IS A Despite his three World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) titles, revving four-cylinder racing engine, he clearly enjoys the new BMW Andy Priaulx approaches the Nordschleife with a lot of respect. six-cylinder TwinPower Turbo in the i Coupe. “On the long ascent HUGE STRATEGIC ADVANTAGE!” Jackie Stewart once referred to it as “The Green Hell,” the trees to the Bergwerk section and then on to the Hohe Acht, you need along its track coalescing to form a continuous green blur. In , every one of the  hp. No matter which BMW engine you prefer, ANDY PRIAULX Priaulx won the -hour race in the BMW M GTR, as part of a team its combination of power and efficiency guarantees driving pleasure of four. “Each time I am here, the Nordschleife presents a different without a guilty conscience.” Although the turbocharged inline six- aspect: hot, wet, foggy or snowy – but never boring. Winning here cylinder engine has the same power output as its predecessor, the really means something.” BMW engineers managed to lower its average fuel consumption. In the twisting bends around the famous Karussell, Priaulx praises the Not having any racing experience, sitting next to Andy Priaulx in a feeling of security and confidence that the new BMW  Series Coupe i Coupe feels like sitting in a real racecar. During the twisting evokes in the driver. “This applies to the slower technical passages as Hatzenbach descent, the British driver speaks of the special virtues much as for the top-speed sections, such as the long finishing straight that each BMW possesses. “Driving any BMW is a very special feeling. at Döttinger Höhe.” The balanced weight distribution makes the vehicle very poised, and the steering tells me exactly what the car is doing at any given time.” The new BMW  Series Coupe and its driver would clearly like to add Even sitting in the passenger seat, you can tell that Andy Priaulx and another lap, but as a passenger, you quickly reach your limit at this kind the new  Series Coupe feel very much at home here. It has the of speed. However, Priaulx’s enthusiasm for the new BMW  Series Nürburgring in its genes, so to speak: since the mid-s, BMW Coupe and the Nordschleife is infectious. For a small fee, anyone can engineers have tested every new model here prior to the start of do a lap here. 38 39 Profile
  21. 21. Enhanced performance Colors Equipment Equipment charts Technical data BMW Services The M Sport Package. Sporting flair. M Sport Package: An Aerodynamic kit and increased top-speed limiter hint at the M Sport Package’s performance-oriented attitude. Exclusive to the M Sport Package is the choice of Le Mans Blue Metallic paint, set off by shadowline exterior trim and gleaming Star Spoke (Style M) " M light alloy wheels with / front, / rear run-flat performance tires. The i Coupe also offers the alternate choice of Star Spoke (Style ) " light alloy wheels with / front, / rear run-flat performance tires. The interior boasts sport seats and a leather-wrapped multi-function M sport steering wheel. Dark Glacier Aluminum trim, an Anthracite headliner, M door sills and an M footrest complete the expressive visual touches. (M Sport Package not available in is High Performance.) Star Spoke (Style M) M light Star Spoke (Style ) light alloy Door sills with the instantly identifiable M logo announce that this is a special alloy wheels with run-flat perform- wheels with run-flat performance breed of coupe as soon as a door is opened. ance tires. In front:  x . wheels tires. In front:  x . wheels with with / tires; in back:  x . / tires; in back:  x . wheels wheels with / tires. with / tires. 1 Run-flat tires do not come equipped with a spare tire and wheel. Due to low-profile tires, please note: wheels, tires and suspension parts are more susceptible to road hazard and consequential damages. Performance tires not recommended for driving in ice and snow. 2 When STEPTRONIC automatic transmission is ordered with the M Sport Package, steering 40 41 BMW M Sport Package wheel-mounted paddle shifters are automatically added.
  22. 22. Enhanced performance Colors Equipment Equipment charts Technical data BMW Services is High Performance model. New for : the is – a High Performance Coupe with performance features M sport short gearshift knob. A lightning-quick sport automatic -speed Double as impressive as its looks. The is starts with the M Sport Package, then Clutch Transmission with paddle shifters is also available. Additional interior kicks performance up a notch by increasing horsepower to  and torque to features include high-quality steel pedal pads; Dark Glacier Aluminum trim;  lb-ft – with a temporary boost to  lb-ft. With all this power on tap, oil and and an instrument cluster with a colored dial; and special is badge. A sport water coolers have been added to provide increased cooling capacity. Those exhaust system with black chromed tailpipes finishes the rear diffuser of the who demand hands-on control will delight in the -speed manual transmission’s M sport rear bumper. Foot pedals are not only attractive but highly functional. Made of high- quality steel with rubber inserts, they provide a non-slip surface for enhanced control. Shown: the pedal configuration for is equipped with -speed Double Clutch Transmission. The is interior makes the driving experience even more enjoyable. Eight-way power front sport seats feature Double Spoke (Style ) light alloy adjustable side bolsters that can be power-adjusted to fit your back comfortably while helping to hold you firmly wheels with run-flat performance in place during cornering. Included are two-way manual headrests and adjustable thigh support. The Dark Glacier tires. In front:  x . wheels with Aluminum trim and instrument cluster with colored dials and is badge at the right, as well as the M sport steering / tires; in back:  x . wheels wheel, are distinctive elements found in the is. with / tires. Instrument cluster with colored dials is unique to the is. The design offers -speed Double Clutch Transmission is available in the is. You’ll enjoy quicker legibility during performance driving maneuvers. exceptionally fast, smooth shifting whether in full automatic mode, or when clutchlessly shifting by using the gearshift knob or steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters. The is High Performance’s refreshing design, complemented by powerful performance enhancements, promise to make it an unmistakable yardstick whenever luxury/performance coupes are compared. The black chrome air intake grills with blacked-out kidney surround, black side-view mirror caps, and shadowline trim 1 Run-flat tires do not come equipped with a spare tire and wheel. Due to low-profile tires, please framing the windows, provide a dramatic contrast to the Crimson Red paint. Large Double Spoke (Style ) " wheels and distinct is badging behind the front note: wheels, tires and suspension parts are more susceptible to road hazard and consequential wheels enhance the aggressive look of this exquisite automobile. damages. Performance tires not recommended for driving in ice and snow. 42 43 335is High Performance
  23. 23. Enhanced performance Colors Equipment Equipment charts Technical data BMW Services Exterior colors. Upholstery colors and materials.   Alpine White (Non-metallic)  A Crimson Red (Non-metallic)   Jet Black,  (Non-metallic)  KAGE Cream Beige Leatherette  KASW Black Leatherette  A Mineral White Metallic,    Titanium Silver Metallic  A Platinum Bronze Metallic,   LCSW Black Dakota Leather  LCAD Gray Dakota Leather  LCCX Oyster/Black Dakota Leather   Blue Water Metallic  A Deep Sea Blue Metallic,   A Montego Blue Metallic,   LCGE Cream Beige Dakota Leather  LCD Corel Red/Black Dakota Leather  LCD Saddle Brown Dakota Leather Please refer to the Recommended color combinations chart on page  for details on limitations and exclusivity when selecting  Series Coupe exterior paint colors and upholstery materials and colors.   Le Mans Blue Metallic  A Vermilion Red Metallic,   A Space Gray Metallic  A Mojave Metallic,   A Tasman Green Metallic,    Black Sapphire Metallic  Not available with M Sport Package.  Not available in is.  Requires M Sport Package in all models except is. The pages in this section show available colors and materials for the BMW  Series Coupe. Use these samples to compare paint, upholstery, trim colors and combinations. Please note that these samples are representations; they are not exact reproductions. To see the actual colors, visit your local BMW center or  44 45 Upholstery materials and colors  Standard  Optional