2017 BMW 330i GT Review And Overview

At the intersection of power and efficiency, the iconic BMW 3 Series is indeed the “Ultimate Driving Machine” in its price range, and the 2017 BMW 330i GT is a case- in-point.

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The BMW 3 series Gran Turismo was first introduced in 2013. The GT is a larger hatchback version of the 3 series, comes with a longer wheelbase, and is both taller, and wider than a normal 3 series.

Performance and Powertrain

The 2017 BMW 330i GT takes just 5.4 seconds to cross 0-60 mph, and comes with a top speed of 155 mph. The 3301 GT is powered by a 2.0-liter turbo 4-cylinder generating 248-hp and 258 lb-ft of torque at 1450 rpm, incorporating BMW’s award-winning High Precision Direct Injection, Valvetronic and Double-VANOS technologies. The powertrain comes with “fly-by-wire” Electronic throttle control.

The 340i gets a 3.0-liter turbo straight six generating 320 hp and 330 lb-ft. of torque at 1380rpm.  BMW’s TwinPower Turbo technology and Double-VANOS step less variable valve timing ensures that turbo lag has been virtually eliminated.

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Trims and Packages

Most of the 2017 BMW 330i GT updates can be found under the hood. New trims have been added. Buyers can choose from the 330i xDrive, or the 340i xDrive. xDrive is BMW’s Intelligent All-Wheel Drive System which monitors road conditions and sends power to the wheel with the surest grip, working in tandem with the vehicle’s Dynamic Stability Control.

New 19 inch wheels, matte chrome exterior trim, and LED headlights are standard. Optional packages have also seen slight changes, with improved connectivity features. For instance, the technology Package comes with a Head Up Display (HUD), Navigation, and Real-Time Traffic Information with Remote Services.

Sculpted Design

The 3 series have always been superbly well designed visually and mechanically. The all-new 2017 BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo has a sculpted, dynamic design that gives great characteristics to the front and rear, as well as a heightened impression of class.

The new, standard-fitted LED headlights and the LED front fog lamps help lend the BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo a more sporty appearance. The car now has a much broader stance on the road. The combination of updated LED rear lights and more tasteful lines bring a sophisticated and intelligent styling to the rear end.

A Moon roof with electric slide and lift control comes standard, while heated seats are optional. The GT comes with 24.6 cubic feet of cargo space, expandable to 56.5 cubic feet with the rear seat folded down, and a power tailgate.

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Safety

Advanced safety systems in the 2017 BMW 330i GT include Front and rear Head Protection System (HPS), front airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS), dual-threshold, dual-stage deployment, and front-passenger-seat sensors designed to prevent unnecessary airbag deployment.

The 2017 BMW 330i GT also offers seat-mounted front side-impact airbags as well as knee airbags for the driver and front passenger. Front safety belts come with automatic pre-tensioners.

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