Safety Features

See the list of 1998 BMW 3 Series safety features that comes standard for the available trims / styles.

318ti Hatchback Manual

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

318tiA Hatchback Automatic

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

318i Sedan Manual

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

318iA Sedan Automatic

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

328i Sedan Manual

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

328iA Sedan Automatic

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

M3s M3 Sedan Manual

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

M3sA M3 Sedan Automatic

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

323is Coupe Manual

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

323isA Coupe Automatic

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

328is Coupe Manual

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

328isA Coupe Automatic

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

M3 M3 Coupe

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

323ic Convertible Manual

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

323icA Convertible Automatic

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • All season traction control

328ic 328i Convertible Manual

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • Rollover protection system
  • All season traction control

328icA Convertible Automatic

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • Rollover protection system
  • All season traction control

M3 M3 Convertible Manual

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • Rollover protection system
  • All season traction control

M3 M3 Convertible Automatic

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Front seat side-impact airbags
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • Rollover protection system
  • All season traction control

1.9L 1.9L Roadster

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Auto seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • Rollover protection system
  • All season traction control

2.8L 2.8L Roadster

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Auto seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • Rollover protection system
  • All season traction control

M 3.2L M Roadster

  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Auto seatbelt tensioners
  • Auto locking retractors on all seat belts
  • Rollover protection system