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BMW E30 3 Series 318is Specs

(1989 - 1991) - Technical Specifications for Years 1989, 1990, 1991
With a fuel consumption of 8.5 litres/100km - 33 mpg UK - 28 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 9.9 seconds, a maximum top speed of 126 mph (202 km/h), a curb weight of 2480 lbs (1125 kgs), the E30 3 Series 318is has a naturally-aspirated Inline 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code M42B18.
This engine produces a maximum power of 136 PS (134 bhp - 100 kW) at 6000 rpm and a maximum torque of 172 Nm (126 lb.ft) at 4600 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 E30 3 Series has Double joint spring strut(McPherson) axle front suspension and Semi-trailing arms minibloc coil springs rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 195 / 65 on 14 inch rims at the front, and 195 / 65 on 14 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the E30 3 Series 318is braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The E30 3 Series model is a Sedan car manufactured by BMW, with 2 doors and 5 seats, sold new from year 1989 to 1991, and available after that as a used car.

BMW E30 3 Series 318is Engine Technical Data BMW E30 3 Series 318is Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 4
Engine Code : M42B18
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Bosch Motronic DME
Lubrication : Wet sump
Coolant : Water
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 1796 cm3 or 109.6 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 84 x 81 mm
3.31 x 3.19 inches
Number of valves : 16 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 10
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 136 PS or 134 bhp or 100 kW @ 6000 rpm
Maximum torque : 172 Nm or 126 lb.ft @ 4600 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

BMW E30 3 Series 318is Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range BMW E30 3 Series 318is Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 8.5 L/100km
33 mpg UK / 28 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Open road: 7.5 L/100km
38 mpg UK / 31 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Highway: 6.7 L/100km
42 mpg UK / 35 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 9.7 L/100km
29 mpg UK / 24 mpg US
Range : 647 Km or 402 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 55 L
12.1 UK gallons
14.5 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 198 g/Km (estimate)

BMW E30 3 Series 318is Performance BMW E30 3 Series 318is Performance

Top Speed : 202 km/h or 126 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 60 mph (0 to 96 Km/h) : 9.30 s
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 9.9 s

BMW E30 3 Series 318is Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight BMW E30 3 Series 318is Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Body : Sedan
Num. of Doors : 2
Wheelbase : 257 cm or 101.18 inches
Length : 432 cm or 170.08 inches
Width : 164 cm or 64.57 inches
Height : 138 cm or 54.33 inches
Front Axle : 140.5 cm or 55.31 inches
Rear Axle : 141.5 cm or 55.71 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Num. of Seats : 5
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : 0.35
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (260 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (258 mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 195/65 R14
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 195/65 R14
Front Wheels Width : 5½"
Rear Wheels Width : 5½"
Curb Weight : 1125 kg OR 2480 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 8.3 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 425 L
Steering : Rack and pinion. PAS
Front Suspension : Double joint spring strut(McPherson) axle
Rear Suspension : Semi-trailing arms minibloc coil springs
What engine is in BMW E30 3 Series 318is?
The BMW E30 3 Series 318is has a Inline 4, Petrol engine with 1796 cm3 / 109.6 cu-in capacity.

How much horsepower (hp) does a 1989 BMW E30 3 Series 318is have?
The 1989 BMW E30 3 Series 318is has 136 PS / 134 bhp / 100 kW horsepower.

How much does a BMW E30 3 Series 318is weighs?
The BMW E30 3 Series 318is weighs 1125 Kg / 2480 lbs.

What is the top speed of a BMW E30 3 Series 318is?
The BMW E30 3 Series 318is top speed is 202 Km/h / 126 mph.

Is BMW E30 3 Series 318is All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the BMW E30 3 Series 318is is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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