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In Brief: All-new CKD G20 BMW 3 Series 2019, when driving matters most

(BMW 330i M Sport | Gallery)First launched as a fully-imported model back in March, BMW Malaysia has just introduced the locally-assembled version of the G20 BMW 330i M Sport.How Much Is BMW 3 Series 2019?For the Malaysian market, the sole 3 Series variant - the BMW 330i M Sport - is powered by a 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine that outputs 261 PS and 440 Nm. The only transmission option is an 8-speed automatic that sends power to the rear wheels.The locally-assembled version

Eric

Eric

Sep 23, 2019

Sejarah BMW E46 – Permulaan keghairahan BMW 3 Series

Setiap penggemar kereta mesti ada satu model yang buatkan mereka gilakan industri ini. Antara yang sering menjadi idaman ramai ialah BMW 3 Series. Dengan saiz yang kompak, ia masih menawarkan ruang yang mencukupi untuk memuatkan 5 orang sekaligus. Ditambah pula dengan penghasilan yang cukup berkualiti, tidak dinafikan bahawa ia merupakan antara jentera premium yang menjadi idaman kalbu.Antara BMW 3 Series yang paling diminati ialah generasi E46. Generasi ini dihasilkan dari tahun 1997 hingga tah

Faisal

Faisal

Nov 30, 2020

In Brief: G20 BMW 3 Series – For the driving enthusiasts

(G20 BMW 3 Series Prices & Specs | Gallery)The BMW 3 Series has been the enthusiasts’ choice since the first-generation model hit the streets in 1975, and still is, 45 years later.Late last year, BMW Malaysia introduced the locally-assembled (CKD) G20 Series in the 330i M Sport form, followed by the more affordable 320i variant in early-2020.How much is the G20 BMW 3 Series?Prices start from RM 243,800 for the 320i, climbing up to RM 288,800 for the 330i M Sport.What’s the pros a

Eric

Eric

Feb 5, 2020

The 2021 G28 BMW 3 Series (G20 long wheel base) will be coming to Malaysia, here’s why

China-market model picturedRecently, we reported that the 2021 G28 BMW 3 Series (G20 long wheelbase) will be launched in India soon. This could potentially be a sign that other right-hand drive (RHD) markets like Malaysia is also set to launch this model.Here’s why.China-market 325Li picturedStarting with sales volume, BMW India sold 6,604 cars in 2020, which the company said is a 31.5 percent drop from 2019 (9,641 units).China-market 325Li picturedBy comparison, BMW Malaysia sold 11,567 c

Eric

Eric

Jan 12, 2021

India launches long wheelbase BMW 3 Series, Malaysia next

BMW India launched the long wheelbase (LWB) 2021 BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine (codenamed G28) today. This launch marks India as the first country to get the right-hand drive (RHD) version of the stretched 3 Series.And yes, if youve been following our posts, youd have noticed that Malaysia could be the next country to receive this model. More on that later.Longer, with more legroomLets start with the obvious: the cars size. Other than the longer wheelbase, the G28 is also slightly taller than the

Sanjay

Sanjay

Jan 21, 2021

Spied: 2021 G28 BMW 3 Series (G20 long wheelbase) caught in Malaysia, 330Li coming soon?

Merely days after Wapcar.my reported that the 2021 G28 BMW 3 Series (essentially a G20 long wheelbase) could be coming to Malaysia, we now have a spy shot of the new model right on home soil! Told ya so!As seen in these photos, a transporter is seen carrying one black G28 BMW 330Li, decked out in the M Sport styling kit, as evident from its large trapezoidal muffler tips.In fact, it appears (from this grainy video), that the 330Li could be offered with the same Vernasca Cognac leather upholstery

Eric

Eric

Jan 15, 2021

Frankfurt 2019: Oh gosh, this will be the next-gen BMW 4 Series

Vertical kidney grille will be face of the next-gen BMW 4 Series Design and profile inspired from the sexy BMW 8 Series Coupe Basically, it’s a baby 8 Series Coupe!Taking centre stage at BMW’s stand at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) is the BMW Concept 4. The new concept foreshadows the Bavarian’s forthcoming 4 Series coupe.Clearly BMW is very proud of their 8 Series Coupe as the Concept 4’s design is heavily referenced from its handsome larger sibling. Except for th

Adrian Chia

Adrian Chia

Sep 11, 2019

Minat BMW? RM 100k untuk BMW 3 Series generasi F30, ini panduan membeli BMW terpakai

BMW 3 SeriesKetua Editor Wapcar, Hans pernah makan malam bersama-sama dengan Ryo Yanagisawa, antara pereka kereta muda terbaik Mazda. Beliau adalah sosok di sebalik rekaan Mazda CX-30, Mazda 2 dan Mazda BT-50.Ryo Yanagisawa, pereka Mazda turut memandang tinggi nilai estetika BMW 3 Series F30Mengajukan persoalan “model kereta mana selain Mazda dan kereta eksotik, adalah paling cantik di mata anda?”, Ryo Yanagisawa tanpa teragak-agak menjawab BMW 3 Series generasi F30. Untuk konteks, p

Haris

Haris

Nov 7, 2020

Panduan membeli BMW 3 Series E90 - sekitar RM 29k, model BMW klasik masa hadapan?

BMW memang terkenal dengan rekaan yang radikal. Dengan tema terbaru BMW yang berkisar tentang cara memaksimumkan penggunaan kidney grill, model-model zaman 2000 kelihatan seperti generasi terakhir yang memiliki rekaan yang malar segar.Joji Nagashima bersama-sama dengan rekaan beliauJika anda mempunyai pendapat yang sama, mungkin anda akan mempertimbangkan model BMW 3 Series generasi E90 ini. Hasil tangan Joji Nagashima ini menjadi rujukan pada model F30 seterusnya, memberikan suatu penampilan mo

Haris

Haris

Apr 10, 2021

BMW 3 Series E46 – kini serendah RM13k, baloi angkat ‘second hand’?

Pada tempoh hari, kami berkongsikan tentang sejarah BMW 3 Series E46. Menariknya, ramai yang masih berminat untuk memilikinya. Dengan usia kini yang melebihi 15 tahun, mungkin ini masa yang sesuai untuk anda dapatkan.Mengimbau kembali ke dalam arena automotif, BMW E46 adalah 3 Series pertama yang menggunakan rekaan yang berlekuk dimana ia memberikan imej yang sangat moden. Malah sehingga kini, ia masih kelihatan cukup bergaya.Antara faktor lain yang menjadikannya kegilaan ramai ialah maklum bala

Faisal

Faisal

Dec 1, 2020

The one problem with the G20 BMW 3 Series that BMW needs to fix

There is no doubt that about the BMW’s superior dynamics, which is far ahead of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class and the Audi A4. We absolutely love the way it drives and sounds, even in the four-cylinder 330i. In terms of evolution of character, the G20 BMW 3 Series is closer to the more driver-focused E90 3 Series than the previous F30 model, which closer to the comfort-biased E46 than the sharper handling E90.The G20 BMW 3 Series is more spacious than the E90, without losing any of the ex

Hans

Hans

Dec 31, 2019

Evolution of the BMW 3 series in 7 generations – still the ultimate sedan?

Hailing from Munich is the famous German automaker, BMW. The brand has been around since 1916 and its badge proudly displays the colours of the Bavarian flag. If there is one BMW model that well-represents the brand, it has to be the BMW 3 series. The model is compact, accessible, and has an iconic status.Gracing our roads today is the 7th generation of the 3 series, the G20. Like many other long-running car models, the 3-series has evolved over the years, grown larger, and has adapted much more

Arif

Arif

Oct 25, 2020

Have you ever wondered how the BMW 3 Series came to be? What was the car that came before the model?

The BMW 3 Series is a well-loved model. Since the 70s, the 3 Series has come a long way to become a status symbol for young executives with an enthusiasm for sharp handling cars, as well those who are less car savvy.But do you know how did the 3 Series came to be? What spurred BMW to create the model and which car did the 3 Series succeeded and continued its legacy?The car that preceded the 3 Series was the BMW '02 Series. This series was BMW’s idea of an entry model in

Jerrica

Jerrica

Dec 10, 2019

Spyshots: BMW 330Li atas treler, pelancaran 3 Series 'lebih panjang' dalam masa terdekat?

Baru-baru ini, BMW 330Li telah dilancarkan di Thailand. Menariknya, ia diperkenalkan di sana sebagai model import (CBU) dari Malaysia. Uniknya, kereta premium kompak dengan jarak roda panjang ini masih belum dilancarkan di tanah air.Kredit foto: Instagram flygosh_officialNamun begitu, intipan yang tertiris kali ini menunjukkan beberapa unit yang dibawa di atas treler.Persoalannya, unit yang dilihat ini milik eksport ke Thailand atau untuk tujuan pelancaran di Malaysia?BMW 330Li di Thailand yang

Faisal

Faisal

Feb 18, 2021

BMW introduces mild-hybrid 48V technology to 3 Series, X3, and X4

BMW first implemented the mild-hybrid technology in the 5 Series last year and is expected to be seen in the 3 Series, X3 and X4 by Q2 of 2020.The mild-hybrid technology helps lighten the combustion engine’s workload and boosts its power. With a 48V starter-generator, the Brake Energy Regeneration is better utilized as the energy harnessed can be used for additional drive power to boost fuel efficiency.Another benefit of the mild-hybrid system is the refinement of the combustion engine&rsq

Shaun

Shaun

Apr 2, 2020

F30 BMW 3 Series: Still the best 3, tips to buy good used ones for RM 100k

I once had dinner with Ryo Yanagisawa, Mazda’s young design maestro, whose most recent work is the fabulous looking Mazda CX-30 and before that, the Mazda 2 and Mazda BT-50.F30s styling is highly viewed by very accomplished car designers like Ryo YanagisawaI asked what he thinks is the best looking non-Mazda car on sale today (then), exotic cars aside. Without skipping a beat, he candidly answered the F30 BMW 3 Series. To be fair, the conversation took place in 2015, long before the curren

Hans

Hans

Oct 29, 2020

Audi pulls out of DTM racing series, upsets BMW

The Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters (DTM) is a premier GT racing series based in Germany, racing a silhouette race car that's based on a mass-produced road car since the year 2000. The series used to consists mainly of the big-3 premium German manufacturers, namely Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz.In DTM 19 year's history, Audi has won a total of 7 DTM championship.However, the DTM series has seen a steady decline, evident by a shock withdrawal from Mercedes-Benz in 2017, leaving only BMW and Au

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

May 6, 2020

All-new 2020 BMW 4 Series with massive grille is coming in June

The big grille is coming. Despite the general response of the large vertical grille on the BMW Concept 4, even from China, it appears that BMW is going ahead with the design on the all-new 2020 BMW 4 Series.Image from BMW BlogIn a report by BMW Blog, the new 4 Series is slated to arrive in June and since all events are cancelled globally, the reveal will be online via live stream. This (social distancing) will be the new normal for a while.In the previous generation 4 Series (F32), the inte

Shaun

Shaun

Apr 8, 2020

谍照爆料:2021 G28 BMW 3 Series(G20长轴距版)现身大马,330Li即将引进?

​​在WapCar.my报道了2021 G28 BMW 3 Series(本质上就是G20的长轴版)即将登陆大马后,马上又有朋友爆出了新车型现身大马的谍照!看,我们说的没错吧!从这些照片中可以看到,一辆卡车正运载着一辆黑色的G28 BMW 330Li。车子装配着M Sport的车体套件,其梯形的排气消音器足以证明这一点。事实上,从这支模糊的影片中我们可以看出,330Li会与G20 330Li一样配备Vernasca Cognac的皮革内装。图为中国车型G28 BMW 330Li于2019年在中国进行了全球首发,其右驾车型也将于本月在印度上市。车如其名,G28 3 Series拥有更长的轴距,比标准版车型长了110 mm,后排的腿部空间也因此多出了43 mm。比起普通的3 Series,它的座椅也更加豪华、舒适。图为中国车型从官方数据来看,长轴距车型的整体车长达到了4,829 mm(+ 120 mm)。同时,它的车身高度为1,463 mm(+ 28mm),也比普通的G20 3 Series更高,但车身宽度没有变化,仍为1,827 mm。 BMW 3 Series G20 vs

Rax

Rax

Jan 19, 2021

Mercedes-Benz C-Class W206 vs BMW 3 Series G20 – pujaan hati mana yang anda pilih?

Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2021 (W206) baru sahaja membuat debut global. Sebelum menyambut ketibaan C-Class baru di Malaysia, apa kata kita banding sedan eksekutif kompak yang ternama ini dengan pesaing pahitnya, iaitu BMW 3 Series G20.EksteriorDengan rekaan lampu yang lebih tirus, Mercedes-Benz C-Class generasi baru nampak lebih garang berbanding model sebelum ini. Gril depan yang berbentuk seperti huruf “A” juga nampak lebih agresif.Mengenai BMW 3 Series G20 pula, anda mungkin sudah cam

Faisal

Faisal

Mar 27, 2021

G28 2021 BMW 3 Series (G20 long wheelbase) set to be launched in India, 330Li and 320Ld variants

China-market BMW 325Li picturedBMW India has opened bookings for the upcoming long wheelbase (LWB) BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine - essentially a stretched version the 3 Series that we are all familiar with. The new long-wheelbase 3 Series will be launched in India on 21-January, marking the first country to receive the right-hand-drive (RHD) version of the model. China-spec BMW 325Li pictured (Luxury Line)First things first. The G28 3 Series Gran Limousine (G20 long wheelbase) features a wheelbase

Eric

Eric

Jan 11, 2021

W206 Mercedes-Benz C-Class is bigger than G20 BMW 3 Series; cast your votes

In this exercise, we’ll compare the recently-announced 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (W206) against its main rival, the G20 BMW 3 Series. This is merely a visual comparison as the W206 C-Class has yet to arrive in Malaysia.ExteriorThe 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (W206) looks sharper than its predecessor, with slimmer headlamps and taillamps. The front grille is now A-shaped, which appears more aggressive.The G20 BMW 3 Series should be a familiar sight by now, with its notched headlamps that is

Shaun

Shaun

Feb 25, 2021

BMW 330 Li M Sport (G28) 2021 dipertonton di Malaysia – 3 Series ‘panjang’, bermula RM 300,800!

BMW Malaysia baru sahaja mempertontonkan BMW 330 Li M Sport 2021 sebentar tadi. Didatangkan buat kali pertama di Malaysia, BMW 3 Series yang lebih panjang ini dipasang (CKD) di Kulim, Kedah.Sedan kompak premium versi long wheelbase (LWB) ini ditawarkan dengan varian solo yang bermula dari harga RM 300,800, termasuk pakej servis dan waranti tambahan.Dimensi – 3 Series panjang (G28) vs 3 Series biasa (G20)Julat harga RM 300,800 meletakkan BMW 330 Li M Sport diantara BMW 330i M Sport (RM 293,

Faisal

Faisal

Apr 9, 2021

BMW 3 Series (G20) in Malaysia gets ADAS, price up RM 5k – AEB with RCTA, LDW, LCW

The G20 BMW 3 Series caught a lot of flak for not featuring any form of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). However, it appears that feedback has been noted as the 3 Series now comes with ADAS.Looking into the spec sheets, the 3 Series now features Driving Assistant package that includes Lane Change Warning (LCW), Lane Departure Warning (LDW), front collision warning with brake intervention, rear-cross traffic alert and rear collision prevention.Prices for the 3 Series

Shaun

Shaun

Apr 8, 2020

In Brief: G20 BMW 3 Series – How to differentiate the 320i from the 330i?

In BMW Malaysia’s current line-up, the company offers two variants of the G20 3 Series – the BMW 320i and BMW 330i.To recap, BMW Malaysia introduced the locally-assembled (CKD) 330i M Sport late last year, followed by the more affordable 320i in early-2020.But how do you differentiate the BMW 320i from the more expensive 330i?Let’s take a closer look.Exterior – Pay close attentionAt a glance, both the 320i and 330i may appear identical, but there are several tell-tale dif

Eric

Eric

Jul 9, 2020

Just a longer 3 Series: 2021 BMW 330 Li (G28) previewed in Malaysia, est. price from RM 300k

After India and most recently Thailand, it is now Malaysias turn to launch the 2021 BMW 330 Li (G28), the long-wheelbase (LWB) counterpart of the regular 3 Series. Locally assembled (CKD) in BMWs Kulim, Kedah plant, only one variant is offered - the 330 Li M Sport.The 2021 BMW 330 Li (G28) has an estimated price of RM 300,800 (OTR excluding insurance, inclusive of SST and extended warranty + service package).Dimensions - G28 vs G20The price tag puts the G28 right in between the 330i M Sport (RM

Sanjay

Sanjay

Apr 9, 2021

Next-generation BMW 7 Series to include a fully electric variant

BMW 7 SeriesThe next-generation BMW 7 Series will be available as a diesel, petrol, as an electrified plug-in hybrid and, for the first time, as an all-electric model. BMW calls this “Power of Choice”.In a statement made by Oliver Zipse, Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW AG, said the BMW 7 Series will run a much more efficient fifth-generation electric drivetrain.As with the previous BMW 7 Series, the model is considered as BMW’s flagship car. Naturally, any new t

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Mar 26, 2020

What will BMW Malaysia be launching in 2021? 5 Series facelift, X7 CKD, and more!

In spite of the COVID-19 pandemic, BMW Malaysia showed no signs of slowing down in 2020 by launching quite a number of models including the M8 Coupe and Gran Coupe, X3M, X4M, M135i, and the 218i Gran Coupe.That being said, 2021 is approaching. What brand-new models does BMW Malaysia have in store for this hopefully smoother sailing year?2021 BMW 4 Series CoupeThe first thing everyone noticed when BMW unveiled images of the G22 4 Series was the design of the kidney grilles. It definitely gave the

CY Foong

CY Foong

Dec 31, 2020

2020 BMW 8 Series gets a ‘Golden Thunder’ edition in Europe

BMW has just released a BMW 8 Series ‘Golden Thunder’ edition. It’s only avaliable in Europe for all 3 body styles of the 8 Series - Coupé, Convertible, and Gran Coupé.ExteriorWith the Golden Thunder edition, you’ll get accents of gold paintings on the front and rear bumper lip, the side skirts, rims, side mirrors, and the M rear spoiler. The M Sport package is also standard here. BMW only offers the Golden Thunder edition in either Sapphire Black

Brian

Brian

Jun 22, 2020

BMW 5 Series G30 facelift (LCI) 2021 diacah di Malaysia – varian 520i bakal digugurkan?

Laman Facebook dan Instagram rasmi BMW Malaysia baru sahaja memuat naik sebuah iklan mengenai BMW 5 Series facelift (LCI). Nampaknya, sedan eksekutif ini akan dilancarkan tidak lama lagi. (function(d, s, id) { let js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return;js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src =https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.5; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs); }(document, script, facebook-jssdk)); Iklan tersebut memperli

Faisal

Faisal

Mar 22, 2021