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BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat Specs

(1987 - 1991) - Technical Specifications for Years 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991


With a fuel consumption of 9.9 litres/100km - 29 mpg UK - 24 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 10.6 seconds, a maximum top speed of 122 mph (197 km/h), a curb weight of 2480 lbs (1125 kgs), the E30 3 Series 320i Kat has a naturally-aspirated Inline 6 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code M20B20.
This engine produces a maximum power of 129 PS (127 bhp - 95 kW) at 6000 rpm and a maximum torque of 164 Nm (120 lb.ft) at 4300 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 320i Kat braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The E30 3 Series model is a car manufactured by BMW, with 4 doors and 5 seats, sold new from year 1987 to 1991, and available after that as a used car.

BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat Engine Technical Data BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 6
Engine Code : M20B20
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Bosch Motronic DME
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 1990 cm3 or 121.4 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 80 x 66 mm
3.15 x 2.6 inches
Number of valves : 12 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 8.8
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 129 PS or 127 bhp or 95 kW @ 6000 rpm
Maximum torque : 164 Nm or 120 lb.ft @ 4300 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 9.9 L/100km
29 mpg UK / 24 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Extra Urban: 7.5 L/100km
38 mpg UK / 31 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Highway: 9.5 L/100km
30 mpg UK / 25 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 12.8 L/100km
22 mpg UK / 18 mpg US
Range : 646 Km or 401 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 64 L
14.1 UK gallons
16.9 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 230 g/Km (estimate)

BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat Performance BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat Performance

Top Speed : 197 km/h or 122 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 10.6 s
Acceleration 0 to 1000m : 31.7 s

BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 4
Wheelbase : 257 cm or 101.18 inches
Length : 432.5 cm or 170.28 inches
Width : 164.5 cm or 64.76 inches
Height : 138 cm or 54.33 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Num. of Seats : 5
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : 0.36
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
Curb Weight : 1125 kg OR 2480 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 8.7 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 425 L
Front Suspension : Double joint spring strut(McPherson) axle
Rear Suspension : Semi-trailing arms minibloc coil springs
How much horsepower does a 1987 BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat have?
The 1987 BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat has 129 PS / 127 bhp / 95 kW horsepower.

How much does a BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat weighs?
The BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat weighs 1125 Kg / 2480 lbs.

What is the top speed of a BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat?
The BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat top speed is 197 Km/h / 122 mph.

Is BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the BMW E30 3 Series 320i Kat is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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