We are 106,000+ car owners sharing real-world car information.

Join Us

2006 BMW 3-Series Pros and Cons at TrueDelta: Owner Pros and Cons by bear107

Member1608

0

Sign in or join to like this review.

Reviewed: 2006 BMW 3-Series

4dr Sedan 255-horsepower 3.0L I6 6-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Why the 2006 BMW 3-Series?

Handling

Excellent handling skills, like cornering on rails.

Safety & braking

Vehicle stops in the shortest distance I have seen.I have been teaching law enforcement driving for over 14 years.As for safety, the predecessor to this vehicle was totaled when I was stopped on the freeway and was hit at 65 mph. I was the only 1 not hurt

Powertrain performance

Rapid response when stepping on the throttle, from a stop or on the freeway

Reliability & durability

No issues except the battery, but in the extreme Arizona heat, it is to be expected.

Brand reputation & image

BMW has a solid reputation for designing and engineering a quaility vehicle.

Why Not the 2006 BMW 3-Series?

Rear seat room & comfort

A little tight for taller adults.

Price or payments

Pricey for us poor public servants.

Discounts & incentives

Difficult to negotiate big discounts. Was told by severall dealers, they flat out do not negotiate.

Cargo capacity

Cargo area is acceptable, but not a thing extra. I would never tow anything with this car, it might be capable, but who would buy one for towing.

Return to top

Sign in or join TrueDelta to post your own thoughts.

Return to top

See TrueDelta's information for all Sedans and Wagons.
See TrueDelta's information for all BMW models.
Website Security Test