The new BMW 330e offers outstanding efficiency, combined with the sporty elegance of the BMW 3 Series Saloon. Welcome to the best of both worlds.
Experience incredibly low consumption from a high performance car. Thanks to BMW eDrive technology, the electric motor and high powered engine in the BMW 330e work in perfect harmony. In addition, the plug-in hybrid offers optimum traction and agility, and thanks to the enhanced sporty chassis setup, outstanding dynamics are guaranteed in all driving modes.
Taking inspiration from the BMW 3 Series, this model is more than capable of turning heads.
Flowing lines sweep across the sculpted bonnet to meet the striking kidney grille, while a bold crease catches the eye as it sweeps above the car's flared wheel arches.
Model logos at the rear and on the vehicle's C-pillars mark it out from a regular 3 Series.The use of high-grade materials is in evidence throughout the interior of the car, resulting in a refined and elegant environment for drive and passengers.
The cockpit features an asymmetrically designed centre console, along with a sleek free-standing iDrive display screen.
As the car's lithium-ion battery is stored beneath the floor of the boot, there's plenty of interior space available.
A40/20/40 split rear seat with a through-loading system ensures maximum flexibility, no matter what you're carrying.
The ActiveHybrid 3 has been designed to provide a high level of efficiency, but not at the expense of performance.
The model is capable of returning 48mpg and keeping C02 emissions as low as 139g/km, thanks to the potential for purely electrical driving via the car's electric motor.
Call on the BMW's TwinPower turbo charged straight six-cylinder petrol engine, and it's possible to accelerate from 0-60mph in just under 5.3 seconds.
Start/stop technology is used to increase fuel economy and reduce emissions, while an intelligent energy management system makes sure the combustion engine and electric motor work in harmony. With Drive Performance Control, choosing to maximise efficiency or opt for exhilarating acceleration is as simple as pushing a button.
State-of-the-art infotainment features are also available with the BMW ActiveHybrid 3. Bluetooth® connectivity, satellite navigation and live traffic information are just some of the features that can help to enhance your driving experience.
A comprehensive range of active and passive safety functions are fitted as standard in the ActiveHybrid 3. A head-up display ensures critical information such as the vehicle's speed is projected onto the windscreen, directly within your line of vision. The car's cameras help to eliminate blind spots and can make reversing into tight parking spaces quick and simple.BMW's Dynamic Safety system activates once you pass 10mph. If an emergency situation arises, the car will automatically take precautions by closing all windows and activating the seatbelt pre-tensioners. In the event of a crash, the brakes automatically engage to resuce the potential for follow-on collisions. Additional features including adaptive headlights, a lane departure warning system and traffic sign recognition also come as standard on this model.