New BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo Premieres In Geneva (Video)
Mar 07, 2013 13:19
BMW's 3 Series Gran Turismo makes its world premiere at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. Combining sporty driving characteristics of a sedan, the 3-Series GT is 200mm longer and 81mm taller than the Touring.
It will be available in three gasoline and two diesel engine options in Europe and starts with 141hp 320d which tops out at 302hp 335i. Power is directed to the rear wheels via a six speed manual or eight speed auto gearbox.
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