Originally Posted by BLITZ
3 cyl does not belong in a BMW.
Thing is, all cars around here with a 3cyl engine are really small and ugly(that of course is a personal thing
) Daihatsu's, Smarts, Toyota's to name a few. Why would they put a 3cyl engine in a 1 or 3 Series? Fuel economy? I doubt that as I think it would be too small for such heavy cars? Besides that, look at the 320d Efficient Dynamics, that car is awesome when it comes to fuel efficiency but you can also drive it sporty as it has quite some power
Why then putting a 3cyl in it?