Everyone loves the versatility and classic design of the BMW 3 Series. As one of the staples of the luxury sedan lineup from BMW, this model is iconic in terms of its innovation and performance features. Now, for the first time, the 2021 BMW 3 Series lineup features two plug-in hybrid options for East Bay shoppers to choose from. Explore what we know about these highly anticipated options.

About the New Generation of Electric Performance

Entering the 3 Series lineup is the BMW 330e and 330e with xDrive all-wheel drive. Both of these models feature the same new powertrain configuration, which takes electric performance, suspension, and engine design to the next level. New at-home charging solutions are also introduced to shoppers of BMW EV and PHEV vehicles. Explore some of the key features of the 2021 BMW 3 Series today:

  • The brand-new powertrain on the 330e consists of a 2.0-liter four-cylinder TwinPower turbocharged engine producing 181-horsepower.
  • These models also feature an electric traction motor producing 107-horsepower.
  • Combined, these two power sources allow the BMW 330e to churn out 288-horsepower and 310-pound-feet of torque.
  • An additional 12-kiloWatt lithium-ion battery module enables drivers to rely on solely electric performance if they choose, for up to 87-miles-per-hour.
  • Both the 330e and the 330e xDrive offer XtraBoost, which adds 40-horsepower to the total capacity and gives you a performance-oriented drive.
  • The powertrain configuration is paired with an eight-speed Sport Steptronic transmission with improved hydraulics for 2021.

Start Shopping in the Central San Jose Area Today

Ready to explore the new 2021 BMW 3 Series? These brand-new models have already started arriving at your Bay Area BMW Dealer, so you can drop by to see them and explore their wide variety of features alongside our staff. Schedule your appointment to see the new BMW 3 Series models today.

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