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Specs

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328i Coupe

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 0.79
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.1

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 180

Engine

Engine Type Gas I6
Fuel System MPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 230 @ 6500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 200 @ 2750
Engine Order Code
Displacement 3.0L/183

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Rear (in) 59.6
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1
Height, Overall (in) 54.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.2
Length, Overall (in) 180.6
Wheelbase (in) 108.7

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9

Interior Dimensions

Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.9
Second Leg Room (in) 33.7
Second Head Room (in) 36.1
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8
Front Head Room (in) 37.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.5
Passenger Capacity 4

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 1.8-3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 10.8-18.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0

Summary

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

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link
Suspension Type - Front Double Pivot
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Tires

Rear Tire Size P255/35R18
Spare Tire Size
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/40R18
Front Tire Size P225/45R17
Rear Tire Size P225/45R17

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.46
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.37
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.32
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.06
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code
Trans Order Code 205
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.23
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.73
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.94
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.20
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.16

Vehicle

EPA Classification Sub-Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3417
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3351

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Alloy
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Spare Wheel Material