BMW M3 Sedan (1996) Specifications

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1996 BMW M3 Sedan
Max Power 243.3 PS (240 bhp) (179 kW) @ 6000 rpm
Specific Output 80.3 bhp/litre1.32 bhp/cu in
Brake mean effective pressure 1344.9 kPa (195.1 psi)
Max Torque 320.0 Nm (236 ft·lb) (32.6 kg m) @ 3800 rpm
Specific Torque 107.02 Nm/litre
Power to weight 166.67 bhp/ton
Max Speed 220 km/h (137 mph)
0-50 mph (80 km/h)
0-60 mph 5.90 s
0-100 km/h
0-100 mph
80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in top gear
Standing km
Doors 2
Engine Location Front
Engine Alignment Longitudinal
Engine code
Aspiration Normal
Cylinders Inline 6
Engine Capacity 3 litre2990 cc (182.461 cu in) DOHC 4 valves per cylinder 24 valves in total
Bore and stroke 86.00 mm x85.80 mm 3.39 in x3.38 in
Compression Ratio 10.50:1
Engine Construction
Engine Lubrication Wet sump
Engine Manufacturer BMW
Main crankshaft bearings 7
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Bore/stroke ratio 1
Unitary capacity 498.33 cc per cylinder
Fuel System Siemens DME MS 41.2 fuel injection
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Drive Type rear wheel drive
Transmission Ratios: Top 1.00
Final Gear Ratio 3.23
Steering Rack and pinion Variable power assist
Brakes Ventilated Disc /Ventilated Disc -S-ABS
Brake size 315 mm front and rear 312 mm
Braked area
Suspension rear
Wheels 7½J x 17rear 8½J x 17
Tyres 22545 Zr 17rear 24540 ZR 17
Steering Wheel Turns (lock to lock) 3.260
Max Turning Circle
Drag Co-efficient 0.320
Frontal area Cx
Dimensions and Weight
Overall Length 4432 mm 174.5 in
Overall Width 1699 mm 66.9 in
Overall Height 1336 mm 52.6 in
Wheelbase 2710 mm 106.7 in
Weight distribution (front) 49.70 %
Track Front 1422 mm 56
Ground Clearance
Kerb Weight 1440 kg 3175 lb
Fluids and Capacities
Fuel Tank 62.1 litres13.7 UK Gal16.4 US Gal
Fuel Consumption Combined 20/28 US MPG EPA city/highway
C02 emissions
Coolant Water
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