A set of compact executive cars were manufactured by BMW in 1975 known as BMW 3 Series which undergo many changes till now and currently 7th generation of such cars are available in the markets. BMW manufacture many wagon cars among which BMW 3 series 330i xDrive is on top of the list which is the only wagon of BMW that comes in 3 series style and the 2019 BMW 330i xDrive wagon is rated eight most loved and sold luxury car because of its lively engine, sporty suspension and steering, spacious seats and lots of cargo area along with its luxury features. While taking a family trip or carrying a lot of cargo or enjoy a solo drive on empty roads, 2019 330i xDrive Wagon covers all grounds. It is fantastically an all-rounder wagon providing comfort and luxury at a time with minor changes being made in 2019 version but you can enjoy sedan like driving qualities with the utility of wagon.
2019 BMW 3 Series xDrive Wagon is present in only one trim level that is 330i xDrive but you can get variations by purchasing customize packages among which Premium package and Executive package are considered to be best.
Premium package can be purchased by paying additional 2900 US Dollars and it features a navigation system, heated front seats, and head up display, active blind spot detection and heated driver’s seat.
Executive package offers keyless ignition, power adjustable drivers and passenger’s seat, power door locks and rear view camera. Some of the other demanding packages include Track handling package that has improved handling and steering , driving assistance package that features forward collision warning, accident avoidance system, lane departure warning, active driving assistance and city collision mitigation and Harman Kardon premium sound system package offering a good quality sound system.
Engine and performance of BMW 330i xDrive Wagon:
It is powered by two liters turbocharged inline four cylinder 1988 cc engine producing a power of 248hp at 5200rpm and torque of 258 pounds feet at 1450 to 4800 rpm. The eight speed automatic transmission is provided with manual shift modes and automatic sports shift modes. It provides a combined mileage of twenty seven miles per gallon when driving with automatic transmission while thirty miles per gallon combined mileage is provided when driving with manual transmission and fuel tank capacity of 15.8 gallons.
It can accelerate to sixty miles per hour in 5.7 seconds with a top speed of 130 miles per hour. The steering response of this wagon is gratifying responsive and accurate with a supple ride that focuses more on the luxury finishing of the quality and handling of ride. 330i xDrive wagon is always on turbo torque that ensures flexibility in your routine driving and provides you a perfectly programmed transmission that shifts its gear very precisely and gracefully. 330i xDrive comes with an automatic start and stop technology that can be turned off when you don’t need the car to start and stop automatically.
Exterior and interior features of BMW 330 series 330i xDrive Wagon:
This luxury sports wagon is 182.8 inches in length, 71.3 inches in width and 56.5 inches in height having a curb weight of 3867 pounds. It is a four door wagon having a seating capacity for five passengers. The front appearance is accentuated and flanked by large kidney LED headlights with automatic beam extended laser light and LED fog lights while the roof rails covers B and C pillars along with aluminum strips. The side of the wagon merges into the flowing transition at the back which is prominent with its jewel shaped LED tail lights in upper area and dual double edge exhaust tailpipes on lower side giving a very aggressive look in its rear design. Apart from this, the side mirrors are power controlled and provided with heating technology to give a clear view in foggy weather.
This is a five seater wagon with a stylish and comfortable interior with overall leather upholstery which offers power adjustable and heated front passenger seat and driver’s seat while rear seats have enormous passenger room for tall passengers. The interior has high end classic appearance with aluminum inlays and wooden work that meets all upscale requirements. It provides a trunk space of 16.9 cubic feet with an extra 27.5 cubic feet space when rear seats are folded. 330i xDrive Sports wagon is equipped with an 8.8 inches touch screen display being mounted on dashboard compatible with Android Auto and Apple Car play interface while another display screen is gadget with instrumental cluster that helps drivers driving confidently.
The infotainment system is controlled by touch interface and it features enhanced voice commands, revitalize cool air, ambient light changes in cabin, navigation system and stereo system provided with sixteen speakers Harmon Kardon sound system. Full driver’s aid program is given to drivers offering him with rear view camera, parking sensors, blind spot detection, lane departure warning alarm, automatic emergency braking system and forward collision warning alarm. IIHS has rated it a good car in side impact test, roof strength test and moderate overlap front test. The 360 view camera provides you all surrounding view of approaching vehicles and helps you in parking in tight spaces.
Some of the major competitors of BMW 330i xDrive Sports Wagon 2019 are Audi A4 2019, Mercedes Benz C class 2019, 2019 BMW 4 series and 2019 Kia Stinger.
It is available in markets with a starting price of 45,995 US Dollars.