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BMW 3 Series gets sports boost

2005-08-16 08:51

The optional M Sport Package highlights the performance-oriented qualities of the 3 Series sedan and enables customers to personalise their car.

Among its features the M Sport Package comprises a specially tuned sports suspension set-up, the Aerodynamic Package (comprising the front and rear air dams as well as side sill covers), fog lamps and exclusive light-alloy wheels (in 17-inch or optional 18-inch sizes) featuring wider rear tyres.

Individual high-gloss satin chrome finishes adorn the window and mirror frames.

Availability

The M Sport Package will be available overseas on the 320 Executive, 325i and 330i.

A BMW South Africa spokesman said the new pack would be available here early next year.

Inside, the Sport Package features BMW Individual roof lining in anthracite, hip-hugging front sport seats and M leather steering whee which has thumb support contours with special profiles that offer a more relaxed position at the wheel.

There are also aluminium dashboard trim strips in glacier silver, a shortened gearshift lever with M badge for manual six-speed transmission cars as well as special aluminium door frame entry trim strips..

As an alternative to the aluminium trim, buyers may specify burred walnut or poplar grain. natural.

No pricing indications yet.

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