BMW Malaysia has finally confirmed the price of the first-ever long wheelbase version of the 3-Series in Malaysia – the BMW 330Li M Sport, which is RM277,164 with Sales and Services Tax Exemption (on the road, without insurance).
Just like the other variants, the BMW 330Li M Sport, which is also assembled locally, features a front kidney grille with black struts distinctively framed in chrome. Flanking the grilles are Adaptive LED Headlights capable of automatically adjusting to varying road conditions.
How much longer?
Compared to the BMW 330i M Sport, the 3300 Li M Sport is has an increased overall length of 4,819mm (+110), an increased wheelbase length of 2,961mm (+110mm), and also an increased height of 1,441mm (+6mm).
Other features that complete the exterior of the BMW 330Li M Sport are the M Aerodynamics and M Sport Packages, a set of 18” M light alloy wheels in Double-Spoke style 848 M bicolour with mixed tyres and run-flat tyres, double-sided exhaust tailpipe finishers with a trapezoidal design in the rear, as well as the panorama glass roof, and welcome light carpet on both sides.
At the heart of the First-Ever BMW 330Li M Sport is a four-cylinder TwinPower Turbo petrol engine capable of a maximum output of 258 hp and a peak torque of 400 Nm.
Power is transmitted via a Steptronic Sport transmission. Accelerating from 0-100 km/h is done in 6.2 seconds, and the new sedan’s top speed is capped at 250 km/h. Fuel consumption is marked at 6.4 litres per 100 km.
The interior is finished in Aluminium Tetragon trim with contrasting finishers in Pearl Chrome furnishing the cabin. The new dimensions are reflected in an increase of 4mm in headroom compared to the BMW 330i M Sport, as well as an additional 42mm legroom available for rear passengers. Boot space is measured at 480 litres, improved with the storage compartment package that offers more stowage possibilities.
In the cockpit, drivers are greeted with an M leather steering wheel and M-specific pedals. For greater utility, automatic anti-dazzle function is also equipped for both interior and exterior mirrors, as well as electric seat adjustment with memory function for the driver.
Other interior highlights of the First-Ever BMW 330Li M Sport are velour floor mats, ambient lights with 11 predefined lighting designs, automatic air-conditioning with three-zone control, and a HiFi loudspeaker system for entertainment on the road. The Comfort Access System that also comes standard provides an added layer of convenience for owners of the First-Ever BMW 330Li M Sport.
The infotainment, navigation and driver display systems in the First-Ever BMW 330Li M Sport come in the form of the BMW Live Cockpit Professional with a fully digital 12.3-inch instrument display, as well as the BMW Navigation System Professional with 10.25” touch sensitive display. Instrument panel in Sensatec and Galvanic Embellishers for controls further lends an exclusive ambience to the interior, integrating functionality and luxury.
The BMW 330Li M Sport also comes with the usual Cruise Control with braking function, Parking Assistant with rear view mirror, and the BMW Active Pedestrian Safety system. Driving Assistant also comes standard and includes features such as lane departure warning, lane change warning, front collision warning, cross traffic warning and rear collision prevention. The Intelligent Emergency Call functionality also ensures live assistance and support are available at all times.
The 330Li M Sport comes in two colour offerings – Mineral White and Carbon Black. Leather Vernasca upholstery in Mocha with black stitching complement both the exterior colour offerings.
With the addition of the 330Li M Sport, there are 6 different versions of the 3 Series for you to choose from (Recommended retail price with SST exemption):
- 320i Sport – RM230,763
- 330i M Sport – RM271,212
- 330e M Sport – RM249,848
- 330Li M Sport – RM277,164
- M340i xDrive – RM389,234
- M3 Competition – RM691,040