We notice you're using an ad blocker. The exact text will differ depending on the actual application you have running. If you'd be so kind as to whitelist our site, we promise to keep bringing you great content. The top speed for the 2011 is 130 mph on regular models and 150 mph on cars equipped with the Sport package. The quarter-mile flew by in 13.
With the announcement of the move to the single-turbo engine, enthusiasts including us cried foul. A drop down menu will appear. And free is good, right? While this information is specific to vehicle make, model, model year and body type, your personal information is not taken into consideration and could greatly alter the actual premium quoted by an insurer. And thanks for reading Autoblog. All the primary controls on the 335i share a similar heft and feel, and the six-speed manual is precise and pleasing. Called the N55, this inline six-cylinder engine uses a single, twin-scroll turbocharger, as opposed to the twin-turbocharged N54 engine that still powers the 335is. The 2011 335i sedan—and the coupe and the convertible—are hitting showrooms right now.
How Does It Stack Up? The clutch and the shifter operate in perfect harmony to provide effortless gearchanges. For the 2009 model year, the sedan and wagon received a minor face lift that included new front and rear lights and a modified trunklid, grille, and front bumper. Invariably, the company is pretty conservative with its claims, as we recorded 4. Factors that will affect your rate include your age, marital status, credit history, driving record, and the garaging address of your vehicle. Standard seating 5 Exterior Length 178. But all of that can be put to bed. The Infiniti G37 has come close, making up more ground in value than in performance, but only the 2010 Audi S4 has been able to in a comparison test.
But ads are also how we keep the garage doors open and the lights on here at Autoblog - and keep our stories free for you and for everyone. Inside, the car received the latest version of iDrive and some improved materials. Still, the 335i is the quickest of its competitive set to 60 mph and provides a singular experience behind the wheel. These changes have now been carried over to the coupe taillight pictured below and convertible models for the 2011 model year. Power remains the same: 300 hp and 300 lb-ft of torque. .
You can slot the lever into sixth gear at just over 30 mph, and the engine will pull cleanly and smoothly from 1200 rpm to relatively insane speeds. We also found the turbo six to be even more eager than the outgoing unit. Peak horsepower still arrives at 5800 rpm, but the new motor delivers its torque punch at 1200 rpm, 200 revs earlier. Here's how to disable adblocking on our site. Our 2011 335i was just as quick as the twin-turbo car, reaching 60 mph in the same sprightly 4.
The premium has been determined based on annual premium data for defined coverages liability, comprehensive and collision from a major insurer. This writer is able to recall the turbo cars of the 1980s, where one waited and waited for the boost to build before the power arrived out of nowhere, but modern turbo engines like this one have seemingly conquered turbo lag. We experienced a 2011 model with the Sport package on road and racetrack, where it showed strong brakes and excellent body control and chassis balance. After the century mark, however, the new mill picks up steam, reaching 140 mph nearly a full second quicker. Steering weight and feedback are finely tuned, and the suspension makes the car feel glued to the road but never harsh or unsettled. .
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