BMW of Fort Walton Beach
Service: (850) 357-8986
Close
2017 BMW 3 Series

2017 BMW 3 Series vs 2017 Cadillac ATS near Tallahassee, FL

There is a lot to look for when you're on the hunt for a brand-new luxury sedan. Some of the qualities you want to see in your purchase is a stylish design, elegant comforts, and an impressive drive. We have created a 2017 BMW 3 Series vs 2017 Cadillac ATS near Tallahassee, FL, comparison to help you along your search. With outstanding performance, the 3 Series takes the win in this head-to-head, and you can test drive it here at BMW of Fort Walton Beach.

From the outside, the 3 Series outshines its competition with its sophisticated sense of style. It comes equipped with standard 17-inch alloy wheels, whereas the Cadillac ATS only features 17-inch all-season tires on its base model. To increase your visibility at all times, you can depend on the 3 Series’ standard fog lights to get you to your destination safely. If you want use of this convenience on the 2017 ATS, however, you’ll have to upgrade your trim level. Finishing off the stunning appeal of the 3 Series is the non-metallic paint, which is included in every model and makes for a polished look. You certainly won’t see this option available on the ATS.

You’ll be just as blown away with the detailed interior of the 3 Series, which makes it a step ahead of the game in this comparison of the 2017 BMW 3 Series vs 2017 Cadillac ATS near Tallahassee, FL. Throughout the entire cabin of the 3 Series, you’ll see the unique SensaTec upholstery appoints every seats which creates an elegant and warm mood. On the other hand, this premium material isn’t even available in the 2017 ATS. Ambient lighting is featured in every model of the 3 Series, whereas you’ll have to add it as an extra option in the Cadillac ATS. To enhance your level of comfort, the 3 Series offers a 10-way power-adjustable driver’s seat in its higher trims. However, the most you’ll get in the Cadillac ATS is a driver’s seat with an 8-way power function.

Once you press the gas pedal of the 3 Series, you’ll unleash an incredible 310 lb.-ft. of torque that is proudly produced by its 2.0L 4-cylinder powertrain. Even though the Cadillac ATS boasts the same-sized engine, its option can only work out 295 lb.-ft. of torque. You also won’t find a diesel option on the ATS, but the BMW 3 Series has a 2.0L TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder version available, which can generate a heart-stopping 180 horsepower and 280 lb.-ft. of torque.

There is much to be said about the 3 Series and its superior performance. Taking the lead in this comparison of the 2017 BMW 3 Series vs 2017 Cadillac ATS near Tallahassee, FL, is clearly the unstoppable 3 Series! You can reach us here at BMW of Fort Walton Beach, your local BMW dealer, by calling 850-863-8349 or filling out the form below to learn more about the 3 Series. We hope to hear from you soon!


(* Indicates required field)

 

Contact Information


Crash-Test Ratings

2017 BMW 3 Series 4 DR RWD

Overall
Front Crash Overall
Front Crash Driver
Front Crash Passenger
Side Crash Overall
Side Barrier Overall
N/A
Side Barrier Driver
Side Barrier Passenger
Side Pole Driver
Side Combined Front
N/A
Side Combined Rear
Rollover
3series2
3series

 

Top photo: Vehicle shown is the 2017 BMW 3 Series Sedan with optional equipment. 

Dealership Information


Green Score

EPA Green Score ( Federal Tier 3 Bin 125 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
6
1
6
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
6
1
6
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

EPA Green Score ( LEV-II ULEV125 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
6
1
6
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
6
1
6
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

Sales Hours

(850) 659-6360
Monday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday Closed
  • Features
  • Specs
  • Warranty

Features

Features

  • Mechanical
  • Technology
  • Exterior
  • Interior
  • Safety
  • Comfort

Mechanical

Drivetrain

Drive mode selector
Axle ratio 3.15

Engine

Auto start/stop
Battery maintenance-free

Brakes

Rear brake type ventilated disc
Brake drying
Rear brake diameter 11.8
Front brake diameter 12.3
Emergency braking preparation
Front brake type ventilated disc
Regenerative braking system
Braking assist
Electronic brakeforce distribution
ABS 4-wheel
Power brakes
Cornering brake control

Suspension

Front suspension classification independent
Rear suspension classification independent
Front struts MacPherson
Rear suspension type multi-link
Rear spring type coil
Front stabilizer bar
Rear stabilizer bar
Front spring type coil
Front suspension type double ball joint
Rear shock type twin-tube gas
Front shock type twin-tube gas

Stability and Traction

Stability control
Traction control
Hill holder control

Technology

Exterior

Interior

Safety

Comfort

Specs

Warranty

Additional Vehicle Information

Available Incentives

$3000 - 2017 Sales Support APR Rates - National Calculate

- * On Approved Credit - Expires:01-02-2018
OR

Lease Offer - $279 per month for 36 months

2017 320i Sedan Leasing at $279 / month for 36 Months $3954 Due at Signing. Included in payment: $3000 credit
$279 PER MONTH FOR 36 MONTHS $3,954 DUE AT SIGNING SUGGESTED DEALER CONTRIBUTION OF $1,088 Offer not valid in Puerto Rico. Lease financing available on new 2017 BMW 320i Sedan models from participating BMW Centers through BMW Financial Services through January 02, 2018, to eligible, qualified customers with excellent credit history who meet BMW Financial Services\' credit requirements. Monthly lease payments of $279 per month for 36 months is based on an adjusted capitalized cost of $29,257 (MSRP of $36,095, including destination and handling fee of $995, less $2,750 customer down, $0 security deposit and suggested dealer contribution of $1,088 and $3,000 Holiday Lease Credit). Actual MSRP may vary. Dealer contribution may vary and could affect your actual monthly lease payment. Cash due at signing includes $2,750 down payment, $279 first month\'s payment, $925 acquisition fee and $0 security deposit. Lessee responsible for insurance during the lease term, excess wear and tear as defined in the lease contract, $0.25/mile over 30,000 miles and a disposition fee of $350 at lease end. Not all customers will qualify for security deposit waiver. Tax, title, license and registration fees are additional fees due at signing. Advertised payment does not include applicable taxes. Purchase option at lease end, excluding tax, title and government fees, is $22,018. Offer valid through January 02, 2018 and may be combined with other offers unless otherwise stated. Models pictured may be shown with metallic paint and/or additional accessories. Visit your authorized BMW Center for important details. 2017 BMW of North America, LLC. The BMW name, model names and logo are registered trademarks.
- * On Approved Credit - Expires:01-02-2018
OR

$3000 - BMW Cash Calculate

- * On Approved Credit - Expires:01-02-2018

* While we check with car manufacturers and other sources to confirm the accuracy and completeness of the data contained in this chart, we make no guarantees or warranties, either expressed or implied, with respect to the data in this report. Although we make every attempt to keep this chart up to date, all incentive information is subject to change without notice.

Special Offers

$2000 - USAA Domestic MIlitary Program Calculate

The BMW Domestic Military Program will be effective January 5, 2017 through January 2, 2018. USAA member requires a BMW Manufacturer Incentive Code Certificate Eligible Participants: All USAA members that are P&C (Property and Casualty) eligible. One incentive per USAA member per year. USAA member requires a BMW Manufacturer Incentive Code Certificate USAA member must be the Purchaser of record. MY18/MY17 - All 2 Series - $2000 Cash/ Non FS Funded - $500 BMW FS Lease/Owners Choice - $1000 BMW FS Retail Finance/Select MY18/MY17 - All 3 Series - $2000 Cash/ Non FS Funded - $500 BMW FS Lease/Owners Choice - $1000 BMW FS Retail Finance/Select MY18/MY17 - All 4 Series - $2000 Cash/ Non FS Funded - $500 BMW FS Lease/Owners Choice - $1000 BMW FS Retail Finance/Select MY18/MY17 - All 5 Series - $2000 Cash/ Non FS Funded - $500 BMW FS Lease/Owners Choice - $1000 BMW FS Retail Finance/Select MY18/MY17 - All 6 Series - $2000 Cash/ Non FS Funded - $500 BMW FS Lease/Owners Choice - $1000 BMW FS Retail Finance/Select MY18/MY17 - All 7 Series - $2000 Cash/ Non FS Funded - $500 BMW FS Lease/Owners Choice - $1000 BMW FS Retail Finance/Select MY17 - All i3 - $2000 Cash/ Non FS Funded - $500 BMW FS Lease/Owners Choice - $1000 BMW FS Retail Finance/Select MY17 - All i8 - $2000 Cash/ Non FS Funded - $500 BMW FS Lease/Owners Choice - $1000 BMW FS Retail Finance/Select MY18/MY17 - All X1 - $2000 Cash/ Non FS Funded - $500 BMW FS Lease/Owners Choice - $1000 BMW FS Retail Finance/Select MY18/MY17 - All X3 - $2000 Cash/ Non FS Funded - $500 BMW FS Lease/Owners Choice - $1000 BMW FS Retail Finance/Select MY18/MY17 - All X4 - $2000 Cash/ Non FS Funded - $500 BMW FS Lease/Owners Choice - $1000 BMW FS Retail Finance/Select MY18/MY17 - All X5 - $2000 Cash/ Non FS Funded - $500 BMW FS Lease/Owners Choice - $1000 BMW FS Retail Finance/Select MY18/MY17 - All X6 - $2000 Cash/ Non FS Funded - $500 BMW FS Lease/Owners Choice - $1000 BMW FS Retail Finance/Select
- * On Approved Credit - Expires:01-02-2018

$1500 - BMW Loyalty Lease / APR Credit Calculate

- * On Approved Credit - Expires:01-02-2018

$1000 - Harvey & Irma Relief Credit Calculate

- * On Approved Credit - Expires:01-02-2018

$1000 - College Grad Program Calculate

- * On Approved Credit - Expires:01-02-2018

December Conquest Certificate Offer

- * On Approved Credit - Expires:01-02-2018

2017 Lease Loyalty Program

- * On Approved Credit - Expires:01-02-2018

* While we check with car manufacturers and other sources to confirm the accuracy and completeness of the data contained in this chart, we make no guarantees or warranties, either expressed or implied, with respect to the data in this report. Although we make every attempt to keep this chart up to date, all incentive information is subject to change without notice.

Awards

Award
10 Best Compact Luxury Cars (2017 Model)
- Autobytel

Award
Best Bet: Compact (2017 Model)
- The Car Book

Award
Best Upscale Small Cars (2017 Model)
- US News

Award
Top Recommended Midsize Luxury Cars (2017 Model)
- Edmunds

Award
Total Quality Impact Winner: Luxury Brand (2017 Model)
- Strategic Vision

Testimonials

Yay!

October 1, 2016

Yay. Thanks. I liked my car and my salesperson. Also, the BMW genius was very helpful! Hooray for ZT in Ft Walton Beach, Florida!

Truly Exceptional

October 5, 2016

I was very pleased with this new car buying experience. The process was pleasant, professional, and prompt. I will certainly recommend this dealership to my family and friends. Keep up the excellent work!!

Thank you BMW Service was great

image: //img.youtube.com/vi/lZpf6cz1-bA/1.jpg
October 28, 2016

Brad was wonderful in BMW of FWB's service department. I will forever be a BMW owner!

5 star review

April 14, 2016

2nd vehicle I've purchased from BMW of FWB and will continue to go back! White glove service from test drive to signatures. George and Frank made this experience extremely easy in a time efficient manner.

5 star review

April 7, 2016

Tom Wilcox is top notch. Very knowledgeable about BMW and willing to go the extra mile.

5 star review

April 19, 2016

Very Professional!

5 star review

May 24, 2016

Frank was courteous, professional and very knowledgeable.

5 star review

April 27, 2016

Tom Wilcox did a great job. He found exactly what we were looking for. Professional and knowledgeable.

5 star review

May 3, 2016

Frank is awesome

5 star review

May 6, 2016

My sales person Tom went out of his way to be helpful.

5 star review

May 12, 2016

Bill Brock is a fine gentleman and very knowledgeable about his BMW's.

5 star review

May 23, 2016

The best customer service I've experienced while buying a car.

5 star review

May 26, 2016

We love this car! It truly is an ultimate driving machine!

5 star review

May 27, 2016

This is my fourth X5 purchase and it went great. 1st time buying vehicle at this store and looking forward to a long relationship here My salesman Bill Brock handled everything exceptional, I am very pleased with the personal and dealership

5 star review

June 5, 2016

Working with the Fort Walton dealership was the best buying experience I have ever had. Our salesman was Franklin Collins and he was great!

5 star review

June 6, 2016

The entire team at BMW FWB did an exceptional job. I am extremely pleased with my SUV and am loving driving it. My salesman Tom was very dedicated, professional and a pleasure dealing with.

5 star review

June 11, 2016

I relayed to Frank (salesman) and George (finance) that this was the best car buying experience ever for me. Frank made certain I got the vehicle I wanted and George offered to see if they could beat my Credit Union loan, both delivered.

5 star review

June 15, 2016

Bill Brock is knowledgeable, low keyed and a true gentleman

Read More

Current Inventory

There are currently no New 2017 BMW 3 Series 320i 4dr Sedan SA in inventory

Disclaimer

*Pricing of vehicles on this web site does not include options that may have been installed at the Dealership. Pricing may include current promotions and/or incentives. Monthly payment calculator is an estimate and does not include tax, title, license or dealer doc fee of $787.00. Please contact the Dealership for latest pricing and monthly payment. Published price subject to change without notice to correct errors or omissions or in the event of inventory fluctuations. Price good for 2 days only, please contact store by email or phone for details.

Based on 2015 EPA mileage estimates, reflecting new EPA fuel economy methods beginning with 2008 models. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.

While every effort has been made to ensure display of accurate data, the vehicle listings within this web site may not reflect all accurate vehicle items. Accessories and color may vary. All Inventory listed is subject to prior sale. The vehicle photo displayed may be an example only. Vehicle Photos may not match exact vehicle. Please confirm vehicle price with Dealership. See Dealership for details.

All rebates & incentives included. Up to and including std rate, consumer rebate, military, college grad, conquest, loyalty and Uber.