BMW M3 Touring Review

AutoTrader NZ
Published 3 September 2020

2024 BMW M3 Touring: Performance and Practicality for Kiwis

Are you looking for the perfect all-around car? BMW now has the car for you! Let’s dive into the 2024 BMW M3 Touring, the ultimate blend of performance and practicality, and see what makes it so special.

Striking Design

First off, the M3 Touring looks incredible. With its bold kidney grilles, sleek LED headlights, and aerodynamic lines, it’s got that unmistakable BMW M flair. The long roofline and practical rear tailgate make it stand out from the crowd.

Spacious and Luxurious Interior

Inside, it’s all about comfort and tech. You get M sports seats wrapped in luxurious Merino leather, carbon fiber trim, and a driver-focused cockpit. The latest iDrive 8 system with a 14.9-inch touchscreen keeps you connected, whether you’re heading to the beach or tackling a mountain pass.

Power and Performance

Under the bonnet, there’s a beastly 3.0-liter inline-six engine with TwinPower Turbo. It cranks out 503 horsepower and 479 lb-ft of torque, rocketing you from 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.5 seconds. Paired with an 8-speed M Steptronic automatic transmission and xDrive all-wheel-drive, it handles like a dream on our winding Kiwi roads.

Advanced Features

The M3 Touring comes packed with features. Adaptive M suspension, M Compound brakes, and advanced safety tech like adaptive cruise control and a 360-degree camera system ensure you’re ready for any adventure.

Perfect for Kiwi Lifestyles

With a spacious interior and foldable rear seats, it’s perfect for families and outdoor adventures. Whether you’re loading up for a weekend getaway or just cruising around town, the M3 Touring has you covered.

Specs at a Glance

Feature Specification
Engine 3.0L Inline-6 TwinPower Turbo
Horsepower 503 hp
Torque 479 lb-ft
0-100 km/h 3.5 seconds
Transmission 8-speed M Steptronic Automatic
Drive System xDrive All-Wheel Drive
Infotainment System iDrive 8 with 14.9-inch Touchscreen
Safety Features Adaptive Cruise Control, 360° Camera
Wheels 19-inch front, 20-inch rear M alloys
Interior Upholstery Merino Leather
Price in NZ Starting at NZD $180,000

So, if you’re looking for a car that combines thrill and practicality, the 2024 BMW M3 Touring is a top pick. Perfect for our beautiful New Zealand landscape and lifestyle!