BMW has changes in store for the 2011 3 Series Coupe and Convertible. The changes to the 328i and 335i have already been announced with the 335i getting a new single turbocharged inline-six compared to this years twin-turbocharged engine. For those of you who still want the twin-turbocharged engine, BMW is going to offer the 335is.
The 335is has yet to be announced, but of course lots of info and now photos have leaked. The twin-turbocharged 335is is expected to put out about 322 horsepower and 332 lb-ft. of torque. The engine can be mated to either a six-speed manual or a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission. The 335is, which is only available as the coupe or convertible gets the M-Sport Appearance package, a blacked-out grille, darkened mirrors and a revised suspension.
The official details are expected soon.
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