Safety Features

See the list of 2009 BMW M3 safety features that comes standard for the available trims / styles.

M3 Coupe

  • Pwr trunk release
  • High-performance tuned anti-lock braking system w/Dynamic Brake Control
  • Traction control w/Dynamic Stability Control/M Variable Differential Lock
  • Battery safety terminal (BST)
  • Interlocking door anchoring system
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual front 2-stage airbags w/occupant sensor & indicator light
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain head protection system
  • Advanced crash safety management
  • Crash sensor -inc: doors unlock, hazard lights on, interior lighting on
  • All-passenger automatic locking retractor (ALR)
  • LATCH attachments for rear seats
  • Tire pressure monitoring system

M3 Sedan

  • Pwr trunk release
  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • High-performance tuned anti-lock braking system w/Dynamic Brake Control
  • Dynamic stability control (DSC) -inc: electronic brake proportioning, cornering & braking stability enhancement, dynamic brake control, brake fade compensation, brake standby, brake drying, start-off assist, dynamic traction control
  • Battery safety terminal (BST)
  • Interlocking door anchoring system
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual front 2-stage airbags w/occupant sensor & indicator light
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain head protection system
  • Advanced crash safety management
  • Crash sensor -inc: doors unlock, hazard lights on, interior lighting on
  • All-passenger automatic locking retractor (ALR)
  • LATCH attachments for rear seats
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Tire pressure monitoring system

M3 Convertible

  • Pwr trunk release
  • High-performance tuned anti-lock braking system w/Dynamic Brake Control
  • Traction control w/Dynamic Stability Control/M Variable Differential Lock
  • Battery safety terminal (BST)
  • Interlocking door anchoring system
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual front 2-stage airbags w/occupant sensor & indicator light
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain head protection system
  • TeleService activation
  • Advanced crash safety management
  • Crash sensor -inc: doors unlock, hazard lights on, interior lighting on
  • All-passenger automatic locking retractor (ALR)
  • LATCH attachments for rear seats
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
  • Rollover protection system