2012 BMW 328i Wagon Responses the Concern: ‘What Do C/D Editors Drive?’

Personally possessed by C/D replacement testing supervisor K.C. Colwell, this BMW wagon can be your own.

Our close friends at the public auction website Bring a Trailer are detailing this 2012 BMW 328i xDrive wagon for on the internet public auction.
Among other interesting features, it is currently owned by Automobile and also Chauffeur replacement testing supervisor K.C. Colwell.
The auction runs until the mid-day of Monday, November 22.
When people learn you work at Vehicle and Driver, and that you reach sample many different autos as part of your work, they commonly ask the probing concern: So, what auto do you drive? For C/D replacement testing director K.C. Colwell, who examines greater than 100 vehicles annually, the answer is this 2012 BMW 328i xDrive wagon. Yet the following proprietor could be you, as this vehicle is for sale today on Bring a Trailer.

An automotive reporter choosing a BMW 3-series will not be much of a shock for lots of, and the fact that it’s a station wagon further plays to kind. This BMW is powered by a 3.0-liter N52 inline-six making 230 horsepower backed up by a six-speed transmission with change paddles and driving all 4 wheels. The shade is Vermillion Red Metallic, and the interior is ended up in Oyster natural leather. Devices consists of a panoramic sunroof, roofing rails, navigation, warmed pole positions, as well as adaptive cruise control. There are simply under 51,000 miles on the clock.

Full disclosure: Colwell has actually had this car only considering that April, though it is his 2nd E90-generation 3er (the 328i car isn’t available for sale). With the arrival of a brand-new baby, he got this wagon for his better half. Yet she chose to maintain driving her Volvo, so this BMW is going on the block. And also once it’s offered, what will Colwell’s response to that most-asked question be? Most likely, “A Ducati.”