Specification
Performance
Year
1997
Top Speed
250 kph / 155.3 mph
Make
BMW
0 - 60 mph
5.5 seconds
Model
E36 M3 US Spec
Top Speed
160 mph
Powertrain Layout
Front Engine / RWD
60 - mph Braking Dist
114 ft
Base Price
$39,950
1/4 Mile Time/Speed
14.34 sec @ 100.60 mph
..
.EPA City/Hwy
20/28 mpg
Engine & Transmission
Body / Chassis
Configuration
Inline-6
Weight
1406 kg / 3100 lbs
Valvetrain
24V / DOHC
Length
4432 mm / 174.5 in
Displacement
3152 cc / 192.3 cu in
Width
1709 mm / 67.3in
Power
240.0 bhp @ 6000 rpm
Height
1336 mm / 52.6 in
Torque
236 ft lbs @ 3800 rpm
Wheelbase
2770 mm / 109.1 in
Bhp / Liter
76.14 bhp per litre
Front Track
1422 mm / 56.0 in
Bore
86.0 mm / 3.4 in
Rear Track
1445 mm / 56.9 in
Stroke
85.6 mm / 3.4 in
Steering
M-Tuned Steering Rack w/Variable Power Assist
Redline
7000
Body / Frame
Unit Steel
Transmission Type
5-Speed Manual
Front Brakes
Internally Ventialled Discs w/ABS
1st Gear Ratio
4.20:1
Front Brake Size
315 mm / 12.4 in
2nd Gear Ratio
2.49:1
Rear Brakes
Internally Ventialled Discs w/ABS
3rd Gear Ratio
1.66:1
Rear Brake Size
312 mm / 12.3 in
4th Gear Ratio
1.24:1
Front Wheels
43 x 19 cm / 17.0 x 7.5 in
5th Gear Ratio
1.00:1
Rear Wheels
43 x 22 cm / 17.0 x 8.5 in
Final Drive Ratio
3.23:1
Front Tires
225/40ZR17
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Rear Tires
245/40ZR17