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BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i Spec

(1991 - 1993) - Technical Specifications for Years 1991, 1992, 1993
With 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 12.9 seconds, a maximum top speed of 119 mph (191 km/h), a curb weight of 2624 lbs (1190 kgs), the E36 3 Series Sedan 316i has a naturally-aspirated In-line 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code M40B16.
This engine produces a maximum power of 100 PS (99 bhp - 74 kW) at 5500 rpm and a maximum torque of 141 Nm (103 lb.ft) at 4250 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 5 speed Manual gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the E36 3 Series Sedan has McPherson struts front suspension and Multi-Link Z-Axle rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 185 / 65 on 15 inch rims at the front, and 185 / 65 on 15 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the E36 3 Series Sedan 316i braking system includes Discs at the front and Drums at the rear.
The E36 3 Series Sedan model is a Sedan car manufactured by BMW, with 4 doors and 5 seats, sold new from year 1991 to 1993, and available after that as a used car.

BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i Engine Technical Data BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : I 4
Engine Code : M40B16
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Bosch DME M1.7
Lubrication : Wet sump
Coolant : Water
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 1596 cm3 or 97.4 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 72 x 84 mm
2.83 x 3.31 inches
Number of valves : 8 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 9
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 100 PS or 99 bhp or 74 kW @ 5500 rpm
Maximum torque : 141 Nm or 103 lb.ft @ 4250 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Extra Urban: 6.1 L/100km
46 mpg UK / 39 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Highway: 7.5 L/100km
38 mpg UK / 31 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 10.2 L/100km
28 mpg UK / 23 mpg US
Fuel Tank Capacity : 65 L
14.3 UK gallons
17.2 US gallons
CO2 emissions :

BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i Safety Ratings

Euro NCAP

BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i Performance BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i Performance

Top Speed : 191 km/h or 119 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 12.9 s
Acceleration 0 to 1000m : 34.0 s

BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Body : Sedan
Num. of Doors : 4
Wheelbase : 270 cm or 106.3 inches
Length : 443.3 cm or 174.53 inches
Width : 169.8 cm or 66.85 inches
Height : 139.3 cm or 54.84 inches
Front Axle : 140.7 cm or 55.39 inches
Rear Axle : 141.5 cm or 55.71 inches
Num. of Seats : 5
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : 0.350
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Discs (286 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Drums (228 mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 185/65 R15
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 185/65 R15
Front Wheels Width : 6"
Rear Wheels Width : 6"
Curb Weight : 1190 kg OR 2624 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 11.9 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 435 L
Front Suspension : McPherson struts
Rear Suspension : Multi-Link Z-Axle

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How much horsepower does a 1991 BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i have?
The 1991 BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i has 100 PS / 99 bhp / 74 kW horsepower.

How much does a BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i weighs?
The BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i weighs 1190 Kg / 2624 lbs.

What is the top speed of a BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i?
The BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i top speed is 191 Km/h / 119 mph.

Is BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 316i is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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