Specs

Research 2005 BMW 3 Series specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

325Ci Coupe

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x - TBD -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.6 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Drum - Rear (Yes or )

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 9.5

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -

Engine

Engine Order Code
Displacement 2.5L/152
Fuel System EFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 184 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 175 @ 3500
Engine Type Gas 6-Cyl

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 53.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.4
Track Width, Front (in) 57.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.2
Length, Overall (in) 176.7
Wheelbase (in) 107.3

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.6

Interior Dimensions

Second Leg Room (in) 33.2
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7
Front Head Room (in) 36.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.7
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.4
Second Head Room (in) 36.2

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.7
Steering Type Variable Assist Pwr

Summary

Vehicle Name BMW 3 Series
Body Style 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name BMW 3 Series

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Strut type
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower Arms
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Upper Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -

Tires

Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/45R17
Front Tire Size P205/55R16
Rear Tire Size P225/45R17
Rear Tire Size P205/55R16

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A

Transmission

Trans Order Code 793
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.46
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.23
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.67
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Description Cont. Sequential Manual
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Order Code 206
Trans Order Code 205
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.15
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.04
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.10
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.22
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.52
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.00

Vehicle

EPA Classification Sub-Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3285
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3197

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Alloy