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BMW E31 8 Series 840 Ci Specs

(1995 - 1999) - Technical Specifications for Years 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999
With a fuel consumption of 12.8 litres/100km - 22 mpg UK - 18 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 6.6 seconds, a maximum top speed of 155 mph (250 km/h), a curb weight of 4090 lbs (1855 kgs), the E31 8 Series 840 Ci has a naturally-aspirated V 8 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code M62 B44.
This engine produces a maximum power of 286 PS (282 bhp - 210 kW) at 5700 rpm and a maximum torque of 420 Nm (309 lb.ft) at 3900 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 6 speed Manual gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the E31 8 Series has Double pivot spring struts front suspension and Multi-dimension wheel suspension with five control arms rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 235 / 50 on 16 inch rims at the front, and 235 / 50 on 16 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the E31 8 Series 840 Ci braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The E31 8 Series model is a car manufactured by BMW, with 2 doors and 4 seats, sold new from year 1995 to 1999, and available after that as a used car.

BMW E31 8 Series 840 Ci Engine Technical Data BMW E31 8 Series 840 Ci Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 8
Engine Code : M62 B44
Fuel type :
Petrol
Fuel System : MPI
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 4398 cm3 or 268.4 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 92 x 82.7 mm
3.62 x 3.23 inches
Number of valves : 32 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 10
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 286 PS or 282 bhp or 210 kW @ 5700 rpm
Maximum torque : 420 Nm or 309 lb.ft @ 3900 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

BMW E31 8 Series 840 Ci Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range BMW E31 8 Series 840 Ci Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 12.8 L/100km
22 mpg UK / 18 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Extra Urban: - L/100km
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Highway: 9 L/100km
31 mpg UK / 26 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 19.2 L/100km
15 mpg UK / 12 mpg US
Fuel Tank Capacity : 90 L
19.8 UK gallons
23.8 US gallons
Range : 703 Km or 437 miles
CO2 emissions : 298 g/Km (estimate)

BMW E31 8 Series 840 Ci Performance BMW E31 8 Series 840 Ci Performance

Top Speed : 250 km/h or 155 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 6.6 s
Acceleration 0 to 1000m : 26.2 s

BMW E31 8 Series 840 Ci Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight BMW E31 8 Series 840 Ci Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 2
Wheelbase : 268.4 cm or 105.67 inches
Length : 478 cm or 188.19 inches
Width : 185.5 cm or 73.03 inches
Height : 134 cm or 52.76 inches
Num. of Seats : 4
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : 0.29
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (324 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (324 mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 235/50 R16
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 235/50 R16
Curb Weight : 1855 kg OR 4090 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 6.5 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 320 L
Front Suspension : Double pivot spring struts
Rear Suspension : Multi-dimension wheel suspension with five control arms

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