Thats the exact reason I ended up with 335i as well. The lease difference was $54 dollars with exact same configuration as 328i. The standard xenon and some other standard options make up for the difference.
Originally Posted by Entropic Artist
Congrats! You sure you didn't want to go with 335i? With all these options, it really makes sense to spend extra $1.5k to get the bigger engine. The actual difference is around $6k, but you add all the options (for e.g. ZPP, ZSP are cheaper for 335i, Xenons are standard and you get a lot of ZPP standard, moonroof, etc.), it starts making sense to go with the 6 cylinder unless you looking for better mileage.
My two cents.