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BMW 3-Series vs. Subaru WRX Price Comparison (MSRP)

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BMW 3-Series vs. Subaru WRX Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $36,260

Subaru WRX Limited   
Difference: $15,185

Lowest Total Invoice: $33,823

Subaru WRX Limited   
Difference: $14,672

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20182018201820182018
Model3-Series3-Series3-Series3-SeriesWRX
Trim328d330i330e iPerformance340iLimited
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $41,750 $40,250 $45,600 $48,950 $31,595
Base Invoice $40,110 $38,115 $43,090 $46,205 $29,708
Shadow Sport Design 600 600 600    
Obstacle detection, rear 750 750 750 750  
Convenience Tier 1,750 1,750 1,750    
Driving Assistance Package 500 500 500 500  
Premium Tier 2,900 2,900 2,900 2,900  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 550 550 550 550  
Leather seating surfaces 1,450 1,450 1,450 1,450  
Blind spot warning system 500 500 500 500  
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed 1,200 1,200 1,200 1,200  
M Sport Design       0  
Auto-dimming rearview mirror         233
Navigation Package with Eyesight         3,300
Universal garage door opener         111
Door sill trim plates         161
Shadow Sport Design 550 550 550    
Obstacle detection, rear 690 690 690 690  
Convenience Tier 1,610 1,610 1,610    
Driving Assistance Package 460 460 460 460  
Premium Tier 2,670 2,670 2,670 2,670  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 505 505 505 505  
Leather seating surfaces 1,335 1,335 1,335 1,335  
Blind spot warning system 460 460 460 460  
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed 1,105 1,105 1,105 1,105  
M Sport Design       0  
Auto-dimming rearview mirror         151
Navigation Package with Eyesight         2,928
Universal garage door opener         72
Door sill trim plates         104
Options (change) 10,200 10,200 10,200 7,850 3,805
Options (change) 9,385 9,385 9,385 7,225 3,255
Destination 995 995 995 995 860
Gas Tax 0 0 -4,001 0 0
Total Price $52,945 $51,445 $52,794 $57,795 $36,260
Total Invoice $50,490 $48,495 $49,469 $54,425 $33,823

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: BMW 3-Series vs. Subaru WRX

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru WRX Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $14,500
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $13,809
Model Year20182018201820182018
Model3-Series3-Series3-Series3-SeriesWRX
Trim328d330i330e iPerformance340iLimited
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine180hp I4 D248hp I4180hp I4 PiH320hp I6268hp H4
TransmissionT8M6T8T8M6
DrivetrainRWDRWDRWDRWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)205, 9205, 9205, 9600, 16440, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/45-18225/45-18225/45-18225/45-18245/40-18
Total Price$52,945$51,445$52,794$57,795$36,260
Adjustments for Features-1,935-685-1,960-1,9600
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$51,010$50,760$50,834$55,835$36,260
Cost Above Minimum$250$0$74$5,075$0
Total Invoice$50,490$48,495$49,469$54,425$33,823
Adjustments for Features-1,845-646-1,837-1,8460
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$48,645$47,849$47,632$52,579$33,823
Cost Above Minimum$1,013$217$0$4,947$0

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Features Comparison: BMW 3-Series vs. Subaru WRX

Model Year20182018201820182018
Model3-Series3-Series3-Series3-SeriesWRX
Trim328d330i330e iPerformance340iLimited
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1300 $1300$1300 
6-speed manual $150  $150
RWD$0$0$0$0 
AWD    $1700
Accessories 
Hands-free trunk or liftgate$100$100$100$100 
Lead vehicle start alert    $25
PIN Code Access    $10
Remote app$25$25$25$25 
Remote window/roof operation$15$15$15$15 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial    $200
Backup collision intervention    $150
Cross-traffic warning, rear    $100
Knee airbag, passenger$100$100$100$100 
Lane departure prevention, steering-based    $200
Lane sway warning    $25
Obstacle detection, front$200$200$200$200 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system    $100
Rollover sensor    $50
Temporary spare tire    $150
Tires, run-flat$150$150$150$150 
Torque vectoring, brake-based    $100
Vehicle health reports    $0
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment$50$50$50$50 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50$50$50$50 
Automatic air recirculation$100$100$100$100 
CD player$125$125$125$125 
Dual-zone climate control$125$125$125$125 
DVD-compatible player$0$0$0$0 
Handwriting recognition$200$200$200$200 
HD radio$50$50$50$50 
Heated windshield washer nozzles$15$15$15$15 
In-vehicle Internet$150$150$150$150 
Media drive$15$15$15$15 
MP3-compatible player$50$50$50$50 
Rain-sensing wipers$175$175$175$175 
Rear air vents with manual controls$150$150$150$150 
Residual heat$50$50$50$50 
S Voice support$0$0$0$0 
Satellite radio    $200
Satellite radio - one year subscription$250$250$250$250 
SMS text-to-speech reader    $25
Surround sound   $250 
Variable intermittent wipers    $75
Voice control for external devices$0$0$0$0 
Wiper de-icer    $25
Exterior 
Black exterior trim (optional)$0$0$0$0 
Body kit    $0
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)    $25
Front splitter spoiler    $200
Hood scoop    $100
Rear spoiler    $200
Sport rocker panels (optional)   $0 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror$75$75$75$75 
Auto-dimming headlights    $200
Boost gauge    $75
Fog lights$125$125$125 $125
Head-up display (HUD)$350$350$350$350 
Interior ambient lighting$150$150$150$150 
Large energy flow and fuel economy display  $25  
LED headlights$1000$1000$1000$1000 
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only    $750
Mirror tilt-down in reverse$25$25$25$25 
Power-folding mirrors$50$50$50$50 
Steering-linked headlights    $150
Powertrain 
3.5 kW onboard charger  $0  
8 kWh battery pack  $0  
Automatic start / stop$150$150$150$150 
Regenerative braking$0$0 $0 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100 $100  
Seats and Interior Trim 
Center armrest(s), second row$50$50$50$50 
Manual thigh support length adjuster, driver seat$50$50$50$50 
Manual thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat$50$50$50$50 
Memory system, driver seat$200$200$200$200 
Metal pedals    $75
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat$150$150$150$150 
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$150$150$150$150 
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat$100$100$100$100 
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100$100$100$100 
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat    $100
Power recliner, passenger seat$100$100$100$100 
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat$100$100$100$100 
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat$100$100$100$100 
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat$100$100$100$100 
Wood trim$300$300$300$300 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200$200$200$200 
Wheels, dark finish    $0
Total Value of Features$7,220$5,970$7,245$7,245$5,285
Value of Feature Adjustments$1,935$685$1,960$1,960$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-1,845-646-1,837-1,8460

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Specifications Comparison: BMW 3-Series vs. Subaru WRX

Model Year20182018
Model3-SeriesWRX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase110.6 in104.3 in
Length182.5 in180.9 in
Width71.3 in70.7 in
Height56.3 in58.1 in
Curb Weight3,502 lb.3,277 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.8 gal.15.9 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.3 in39.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.1 in55.6 in
Row 1 Hip Room0.0 in52.2 in
Row 1 Legroom42.0 in43.3 in
Row 2 Headroom37.7 in37.1 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.1 in54.2 in
Row 2 Hip Room0.0 in53.1 in
Row 2 Legroom35.1 in35.4 in
Cargo Volume13.0 ft312.0 ft3

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Option Package Details
BMW 3-Series 328d

Shadow Sport Design
FeatureValueRequested?
225/45VR18 tires400No
Black exterior trim (optional)0No
Sunroof900Yes
Sport suspension (upgrade)250Yes
Total Requested115074%
Total Not Requested40026%
Convenience Tier
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat150No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150No
Proximity key250Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100No
Total Requested115064%
Total Not Requested65036%
Driving Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Speed limit information0No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested650100%
Total Not Requested00%
Premium Tier
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Head-up display (HUD)350No
DVD-compatible player0No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15No
In-vehicle Internet150No
Handwriting recognition200No
Siri Eyes Free support0Yes
S Voice support0No
4G LTE connectivity50No
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Remote app25No
Total Requested92554%
Total Not Requested79046%

Option Package Details
BMW 3-Series 330i

Shadow Sport Design
FeatureValueRequested?
225/45VR18 tires400No
Black exterior trim (optional)0No
Sunroof900Yes
Sport suspension (upgrade)250Yes
Total Requested115074%
Total Not Requested40026%
Convenience Tier
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat150No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150No
Proximity key250Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100No
Total Requested115064%
Total Not Requested65036%
Driving Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Speed limit information0No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested650100%
Total Not Requested00%
Premium Tier
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Head-up display (HUD)350No
DVD-compatible player0No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15No
In-vehicle Internet150No
Handwriting recognition200No
Siri Eyes Free support0Yes
S Voice support0No
4G LTE connectivity50No
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Remote app25No
Total Requested92554%
Total Not Requested79046%

Option Package Details
BMW 3-Series 330e iPerformance

Shadow Sport Design
FeatureValueRequested?
225/45VR18 tires400No
Black exterior trim (optional)0No
Sunroof900Yes
Sport suspension (upgrade)250Yes
Total Requested115074%
Total Not Requested40026%
Convenience Tier
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat150No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150No
Proximity key250Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100No
Total Requested115064%
Total Not Requested65036%
Driving Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Speed limit information0No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested650100%
Total Not Requested00%
Premium Tier
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Head-up display (HUD)350No
DVD-compatible player0No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15No
In-vehicle Internet150No
Handwriting recognition200No
Siri Eyes Free support0Yes
S Voice support0No
4G LTE connectivity50No
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Remote app25No
Total Requested92554%
Total Not Requested79046%

Option Package Details
BMW 3-Series 340i

M Sport Design
FeatureValueRequested?
Sport suspension (upgrade)250Yes
Sport front fascia (optional)0No
Sport rocker panels (optional)0No
Black exterior trim (optional)0No
225/45VR18 tires400No
Total Requested25038%
Total Not Requested40062%
Driving Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Speed limit information0No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested650100%
Total Not Requested00%
Premium Tier
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Head-up display (HUD)350No
DVD-compatible player0No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15No
In-vehicle Internet150No
Handwriting recognition200No
Siri Eyes Free support0Yes
S Voice support0No
4G LTE connectivity50No
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Remote app25No
Total Requested92554%
Total Not Requested79046%

Option Package Details
Subaru WRX Limited

Auto-dimming rearview mirror
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Compass0Yes
Total Requested150100%
Total Not Requested00%
Navigation Package with Eyesight
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Backup collision intervention150No
Navigation system600Yes
Turn signals on or near mirrors25Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Cross-traffic warning, rear100No
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
Harman/Kardon, 440W, 9 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Auto-dimming headlights200No
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane sway warning25No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested260066%
Total Not Requested135034%

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