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BMW E36 3 Series Compact 316i Spec

(1994 - 1999) - Technical Specifications for Years 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999
With 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 12.3 seconds, a maximum top speed of 117 mph (188 km/h), a curb weight of 2679 lbs (1215 kgs), the E36 3 Series Compact 316i has a naturally-aspirated In-line 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code M43B16.
This engine produces a maximum power of 102 PS (101 bhp - 75 kW) at 5500 rpm and a maximum torque of 150 Nm (110 lb.ft) at 3900 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 Compact has McPherson struts front suspension and Semi-trailing arm 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 Compact 316i braking system includes Discs at the front and Drums at the rear.
The E36 3 Series Compact model is a car manufactured by BMW, sold new from year 1994 to 1999, and available after that as a used car.

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

Engine type - Number of cylinders : I 4
Engine Code : M43B16
Fuel type :
Petrol
Fuel System : Bosch DME M1.7.1
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 1596 cm3 or 97.4 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 84 x 72 mm
3.31 x 2.83 inches
Number of valves : 8 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 9.7
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 102 PS or 101 bhp or 75 kW @ 5500 rpm
Maximum torque : 150 Nm or 110 lb.ft @ 3900 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

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

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: - L/100km
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Extra Urban: 5.7 L/100km
50 mpg UK / 41 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Highway: 7.5 L/100km
38 mpg UK / 31 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 9.1 L/100km
31 mpg UK / 26 mpg US
Fuel Tank Capacity : 52 L
11.4 UK gallons
13.7 US gallons
CO2 emissions :

BMW E36 3 Series Compact 316i Performance BMW E36 3 Series Compact 316i Performance

Top Speed : 188 km/h or 117 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 12.3 s

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

Num. of Doors : 3
Wheelbase : 270 cm or 106.3 inches
Length : 421 cm or 165.75 inches
Width : 169.8 cm or 66.85 inches
Height : 137.8 cm or 54.25 inches
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Discs (286 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Drums (229 mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 185/65 R15
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 185/65 R15
Curb Weight : 1215 kg OR 2679 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 11.9 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 300 L
Front Suspension : McPherson struts
Rear Suspension : Semi-trailing arm

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