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BMW 503 Specs

(1956 - ) Years Technical Specifications
With 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 13.00 seconds, a maximum top speed of 118 mph (190 km/h), a curb weight of 3309 lbs (1501 kgs), the 503 has a naturally-aspirated V 8 cylinder engine, Petrol motor.
This engine produces a maximum power of 140 PS (138 bhp - 103 kW) at 4800 rpm and a maximum torque of 216.0 Nm (159 lb.ft) at 4800 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 4 speed Manual gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the 503 has Torsion bar. front suspension and Torsion bar. De Dion axle. rear suspension. For stopping power, the 503 braking system includes Drums at the front and Drums at the rear.
The 503 model is a Coupé car manufactured by BMW, with 2 doors and - seats, sold new from year 1956.

BMW 503  Engine Technical Data BMW 503 Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 8
Engine Code : -
Fuel type :
Petrol
Fuel System : 2 Zenith 32 NDIX carburettors
Lubrication : Wet sump
Coolant : Water
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 3169 cm3 or 193.4 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 82.00 x 75.00 mm
3.23 x 2.95 inches
Number of valves : 16 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 7.30
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 140 PS or 138 bhp or 103 kW @ 4800 rpm
Maximum torque : 216.0 Nm or 159 lb.ft @ 4800 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

BMW 503  Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range BMW 503 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: - L/100km
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Extra Urban: - L/100km
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: - L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity : 75 L
16.5 UK gallons
19.8 US gallons
CO2 emissions : - g/Km

BMW 503  Performance BMW 503 Performance

Top Speed : 190 km/h or 118 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 13.00 s

BMW 503  Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight BMW 503 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Body : Coupé
Num. of Doors : 2
Wheelbase : 283.5 cm or 111.61 inches
Length : 475 cm or 187.01 inches
Width : 171 cm or 67.32 inches
Height : 140 cm or 55.12 inches
Front Axle : 1400 cm or 551.18 inches
Rear Axle : 1420 cm or 559.06 inches
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Drums (284 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Drums (284 mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : -/- R-
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : -/- R-
Front Wheels Width : 4½E"
Rear Wheels Width : 4½E"
Curb Weight : 1501 kg OR 3309 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 10.9 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : - L
Front Suspension : Torsion bar.
Rear Suspension : Torsion bar. De Dion axle.
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