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BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS Specs

(1992 - 1996) - Technical Specifications for Years 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996
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With a fuel consumption of 8.3 litres/100km - 34 mpg UK - 28 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 10.2 seconds, a maximum top speed of 132 mph (213 km/h), a curb weight of 2734 lbs (1240 kgs), the E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS has a naturally-aspirated Inline 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code M42B18.
This engine produces a maximum power of 140 PS (138 bhp - 103 kW) at 6000 rpm and a maximum torque of 175 Nm (129 lb.ft) at 4500 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 5 speed Manual gearbox.
On the topic of chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the E36 3 Series Sedan has McPherson struts front suspension and Multi-Link Z-Axle rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 205 / 60 on 15 inch rims at the front, and 205 / 60 on 15 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The E36 3 Series Sedan model is a car manufactured by BMW, with 4 doors and 5 seats, sold new from year 1992 until 1996, and available after that as a used car.

BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS Engine Technical Data BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 4
Engine Code : M42B18
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Bosch DME M1.7
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 : 140 PS or 138 bhp or 103 kW @ 6000 rpm
Maximum torque : 175 Nm or 129 lb.ft @ 4500 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 8.3 L/100km
34 mpg UK / 28 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Open road: 6.4 L/100km
44 mpg UK / 37 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Highway: 7.7 L/100km
37 mpg UK / 31 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 10.9 L/100km
26 mpg UK / 22 mpg US
Range : 783 Km or 487 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 65 L
14.3 UK gallons
17.2 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 198 g/Km (estimate)

BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS Safety Ratings

Euro NCAP

BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS Performance BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS Performance

Top Speed : 213 km/h or 132 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 10.2 s
Acceleration 0 to 1000m : 31.1 s

BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

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
Num. of Seats : 5
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (286 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (280 mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 205/60 R15
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 205/60 R15
Curb Weight : 1240 kg OR 2734 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 8.9 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 435 L
Front Suspension : McPherson struts
Rear Suspension : Multi-Link Z-Axle
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What engine is in BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS?
The BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS has a Inline 4, Petrol engine with 1796 cm3 / 109.6 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1992 BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS have?
The 1992 BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS has 140 PS / 138 bhp / 103 kW.

How much does a BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS weighs?
The BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS weighs 1240 Kg / 2734 lbs.

What is the top speed of a BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS?
The BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS top speed is 213 Km/h / 132 mph.

Is BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the BMW E36 3 Series Sedan 318iS is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).