It is the third generation of the 3 Series, produced between 1990 and 2000. Body styles offered were a four-door sedan, coupe, convertible, Touring, and Compact. E36 was the first model from the 3 Series to be provided as a hatchback, and to be available with a six-speed manual transmission, a four-cylinder diesel engine, and a five-speed automatic transmission. It also had multi-link rear suspension. It was in top 10 in Car& Driver magazine during the years of its production. M3 was offered with S50 and S52 straight-six engine, available as convertible, coupe and sedan. Smaller wing mirrors were added. The hatchback had rear semi-trailing arm suspension. E36 was offered with 5 and 6-speed manual and 4 and five-speed automatic transmissions. In 1992 3 liters S50 was introduced. In 1993 the engines taken from the previous generation was updated to M43 SOHC, and M44 DOHC. BMW M50 was launched in the six-cylinder models. Single VANOS was also added later on. In 1995 S50 was updated to 3.2 liters, and VANOS was added. As Compact were produced 316i, 318ti, 323ti, and 318tds. 318is Mtechnic was a special version with M42 DOHC, skirt, sportier interior, and 16-inch alloy wheels. 325is Mtehcnic was also a special version with M3 front spoiler, limited slip differential, and rear valence. All the models were sold in Canada, the US, and Thailand.
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