The stability control system integrates several features designed to improve braking performance, such as periodically wiping the brake rotors dry when the windshield wipers are in use and automatically snugging the pads to the rotors when the driver abruptly lifts off the gas. Please do not make any assumptions regarding condition or equipment. Maybe that makes your decision as to which 3- or 4-series to buy just a little bit easier. The funny thing about these two, is that with the right hardware signified by the M badge , they can somehow defy physics and do a lot of crazy things, considering their physical size. So far I am very pleased.
But the inline six has a very pleasing, very throaty exhaust note. Otherwise, it looks like a slightly more aggressive 3 Series sedan. True Frame inspects vehicles for structural, paint and frame integrity. Additionally, there are three optional equipment lines: Luxury requires Premium package , Sport and M Sport. The suspension feels too stiff for a luxury cruiser and the 435i performs with less confidence and poise in the corners. There's enough room for an average-sized person like myself, ringing in at just over 5 feet 10 inches tall, with five to 10 pounds I could stand to lose. Besides the paper towels, I never really pushed the limits of the height of the area, either.
Opting for the Driver Assistance Plus package gets you those features plus blind-spot monitoring, lane departure warning, a side- and top-view camera system, speed limit info, frontal-collision warning and automatic braking for collision mitigation. Rear- and all-wheel-drive versions are available, and competitors include the Audi A5 and Mercedes-Benz C-Class. The final sale price will likely be less depending on the vehicle's actual condition, popularity, type of warranty offered and local market conditions. Combine that with heated seats and a heated steering wheel, and not even a speck of snow will stop you from pulling that roof down. Our vehicles are advertised with the current mileage at the time of listing, so mileage at the time of sale may vary due to test drives, transport ation for reconditioning, etc. However, if you're a dog owner the wagon would likely be your preference, as the cargo floor isn't flush with the bumper in the Gran Coupe.
This is something you'd get used to over time, but it makes us question why it needs to be so involved. The Driver Assistance package adds a rearview camera and front and rear parking sensors. Turbo lag is simply not an issue — the engine pulls strongly up to its 6500rpm redline and sounds great doing it. Our winters, on the other hand, make us famous. The 4-Series is no exception.
Many coupes that get turned into convertibles sacrifice rear occupant legroom, to the point where the rear seats become additional storage space — and nothing more. A higher speed becomes dangerous. The downside is all the weight gain associated with those chassis reinforcements. On our test loop with a 435i xDrive coupe with the manual transmission, we achieved 28 mpg with ease. For both body styles, an eight-speed automatic transmission is standard.
The foldable pop-up wind deflector easily attaches above the rear seats and works incredibly well to create a draft-free cabin. New for 2015 An all-wheel-drive version of the 435i convertible joins the lineup. The numbers don't really tell the full story, though. Most notably, Bluetooth audio connectivity is now standard across the model line and heated front seats may be ordered as a stand-alone option. Owning a convertible sports car in Canada can be a testing experience at the worst of times.
Standard equipment for the 428i includes 17-inch wheels; adaptive xenon headlights; foglights; remote entry and push-button start; auto-dimming mirrors; a sunroof; leatherette premium vinyl upholstery; eight-way power front seats with two-way power lumbar ; driver memory settings; a leather-wrapped tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel; fold-down rear seats; dual-zone automatic climate control; a 6. No longer just a two-door version of the 3-Series, the faster roofline rake leads to a smaller rear deck, which reduces the look of the rear overhang. All vehicles are subject to prior sale. Another strong choice is the , which is polished and refined in the way you expect a Mercedes to be. Simulated panic stops from 60 mph at our test track demonstrated excellent capabilities, with stops between 110 and 113 feet for the coupe on summer tires and with the optional M Sport brakes. Also of note are the sport and comfort settings to the left of the gear shifter. The convertible version makes a lot of sense in warmer, more temperate climates, but I got a chance to see how it would fare in a typical Canadian winter.
These include a live-operator concierge service, automated parallel-parking assist, upgraded brakes, a leather dashboard, a power rear sunshade, adaptive cruise control and a 16-speaker. In order to save fuel, both transmissions come with an automatic stop-start function that turns off the engine when the car stops. Eco, Eco Pro, Comfort, Sport and Sport+ are your choices. The Typical Listing Price Value assumes that the vehicle has been fully reconditioned and has a clean title history. The cameras can also be bundled into a Driver Assistance Plus Package that adds lane departure warning, blind spot monitoring, forward collision warning and mitigation, and a pedestrian warning system.