Few car models have such a long and rich history as the iconic BMW 3 Series: spanning 7 generations and going all the way back to 1975, when the first one hit the market as a sedan and convertible. Many variants and developments were to follow through the years, the legendary E30, the game-changing E36… But we’re getting ahead of ourselves. Hit play and listen to Sara and Jonathan recount the history of the BMW 3 Series generations in this episode of “Changing Lanes”!
In case you want to jump directly to your favorite 3 Series generation:
1st generation (E21) - 1:23
2nd generation (E30) - 3:43
3rd generation (E36) - 5:53
4th generation (E46) - 8:01
5th generation (E90) - 9:47
6th generation (F30) - 10:55
7th generation (G20) - 13:10
And if you want to see and read more about the different BMW 3 Series generations, go to BMW.com:
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