The exterior design is extremely stylish and attractive. Featuring a compact frame with an easy-to-use convertible top, the Z3 is a head-turner, measuring in at 158.5 inches in length with a curb weight of only 2,701 pounds. The 1997 BMW Z3 comes standard with 16-inch alloy wheels, which can be replaced with chrome wheels. A chrome trim package is also available for the exterior. There are ten color options for the 1997 BMW Z3.
The 1997 BMW Z3 comes standard with a four-wheel Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) for better stopping control. Passenger and driver side airbags and fog lights are also standard fare. For safer handling, the Z3 2.8 also comes with traction control, optional for the Z3 1.9.
Recently purchased a 1997 BMW Z3 Roadster for pleasure. This car is an absolute joy to drive! Handling is fantastic and acceleration is great! I drove the car from Virginia Beach, VA to Salt Lake City...
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