Oliver Ganser, Product Strategy & Market Research Manager, BMW of North America showed off the all new 3-Series to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com in beautiful Monterey Aquarium.

BMW has sold over 12.5 million 3-Series! We are now in Monterey Bay to drive the sixth generation of the 3-Series.
According to BMW’s press release:

The 2012 328i Sedan will be priced from $35,795 while the 2012 335i Sedan will be priced from $43,295. Both prices include $895 destination and handling.

Both the 328i Sedan with it’s TwinPower Turbo four-cylinder engine and the 335i, featuring BMWs TwinPower Turbo 3.0-liter inline six will be available in a trio of trim and equipment variants “ the Sport Line, Luxury Line and Modern Line. Some of the new infotainment in the BMW includes a 6.5-inch central display with iDrive controller, Bluetooth connectivity, USB/iPod interface, 8-Speed Automatic Transmission, Automatic Start/Stop, Dynamic Driving Control with ECO PRO Mode and Brake Energy Regeneration.

Watch the video as we go around Laguna Seca, tour the Monterey Bay and talk to Oliver Ganser about the differences between the generations.