Originally Posted by SamS
That is my exact point. Seems like a wonderful DD. Nicer interior than E9x, and crazy good mpg.
The turbo four is incredibly smooth(almost I6 smooth). The 8 speed does a good job, also. I don't like the way it sounds but power is on demand. It's got plenty of 'oomph'. Gas milage is a very good point. It's got incredible gas milage. BMW needs to work on the auto start/stop. It's not really smooth.