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BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA Specs

(1997 - 2001) - Technical Specifications for Years 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001
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With a fuel consumption of 10.4 litres/100km - 27 mpg UK - 23 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 8.6 seconds, a maximum top speed of 140 mph (225 km/h), a curb weight of 3009 lbs (1365 kgs), the E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA has a naturally-aspirated Inline 6 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code M52B25.
This engine produces a maximum power of 170 PS (168 bhp - 125 kW) at 5500 rpm and a maximum torque of 245 Nm (180 lb.ft) at 3950 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 5 speed Automatic gearbox.
On the topic of chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the E36 3 Series Compact has McPherson struts. Coil springs. front suspension and Coil springs. 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 Compact 323tiA braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The E36 3 Series Compact model is a Turismo car manufactured by BMW, with 3 doors and 5 seats, sold new from year 1997 until 2001, and available after that as a used car.

BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA Engine Technical Data BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 6
Engine Code : M52B25
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Indirect Injection.
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine Position : Front
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 152.2 cu-in / 2494 cm3
Bore x Stroke : 3.31 x 2.95 inches
84.0 x 75.0 mm
Number of valves : 24 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 11
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 168 HP / 170 PS / 125 kW
@ 5500 rpm
Maximum torque : 180 lb-ft / 245 Nm
@ 3950 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 23 MPG
10.4 L/100 Km
27 MPG UK
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Open road: 31 MPG
7.7 L/100 Km
37 MPG UK
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 15 MPG
15.2 L/100 Km
19 MPG UK
Range : 328 miles / 528 Km
Fuel Tank Capacity : 14.5 gallons
55 L
12.1 UK gallons
CO2 emissions : 248 g/Km (estimate)

BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA Performance BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA Performance

Top Speed : 140 Mph / 225 Km/h
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 8.6 s

BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Body : Turismo
Num. of Doors : 3
Wheelbase : 106.3 inches / 270.0 cm
Length : 165.75 inches / 421.0 cm
Width : 66.85 inches / 169.8 cm
Height : 54.25 inches / 137.8 cm
Front Axle : 55.43 inches / 140.8 cm
Rear Axle : 55.63 inches / 141.3 cm
Num. of Seats : 5
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : 0.35
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs
(11.26 inches / 286 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs
(10.71 inches / 272 mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 205/60 R15
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 205/60 R15
Front Wheels Width : 7,0"
Rear Wheels Width : 7,0"
Curb Weight : 3009 lbs / 1365 Kg
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 8 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 10.6 cu-ft / 300 L
Steering : Rack and pinion
Front Suspension : McPherson struts. Coil springs.
Rear Suspension : Coil springs.
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What engine is in BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA?
The BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA has a Inline 6, Petrol engine with 2494 cm3 / 152.2 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1997 BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA have?
The 1997 BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA has 170 PS / 168 bhp / 125 kW.

How much does a BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA weighs?
The BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA weighs 1365 Kg / 3009 lbs.

What is the top speed of a BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA?
The BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA top speed is 225 Km/h / 140 mph.

Is BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the BMW E36 3 Series Compact 323tiA is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).