The BMW 3 Series in an entry level luxury car first born in 1975, the 3 Series has been the successor of the 02 Series which is now 6 generations old and still going very strong.
The models are listed below:
BMW 3 Series E21: 1975-1981 (Coupe and Cabriolet)
BMW 3 Series E30: 1982-1991 (Coupe, Cabriolet and Touring)
BMW 3 Series E46: 1999-2005 (Coupe, Cabriolet, Touring and Compact)
BMW 3 Series E90: 2005-2011 Sedan, E91: 2005-2011 Touring E92: 2006-2013 Coupe, E93: 2007-2013 Convertible.
BMW 3 Series F30: 2012-Current day Sedan, F31: 2012-Current day Touring, F34: 2013-Current day Grand Turismo.
Today’s BMW 3 Series use Bridgestone run-flats as standard and will be OE marked with (*) symbol, this means this tyre is designed to be used on BMW. Having said this, other manufactures produce (*) marked tyres and are perfectly suitable for use on your 3 Series. These are Pirelli, Continental, Dunlop, Goodyear and Michelin.
Popular tyres sizes for today’s BMW 3 Series are as follows:
These are only a guide and I would suggest you take a look at your current tyre size to make sure.