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BMW E21 318i (1979-1982)

BMW E21 318i (1979-1982)

Brand: bmw
Category: Coupe
  • Power 78,3 kW (105 hp)
  • Engine Type Gasoline (petrol)
  • Type Coupe
  • Max Speed 107,5 mph (173 km/h)
  • Fuel Consumption 2,7 gal (10.4 Liters)

Specs

Overview

Manufacturer BMW
Series 3 Series (E21)
Years Made 1979-1982

Engine

Fuel Type Gasoline (petrol)
Combustion Carburettor
Number of Cylinders 4
No of Valves per Cylinder 2
Cylinders Position Inline
Valvetrain OHC
Position of Engine Front
Horsepower 78,3 kW (105 hp)
Rated Power 5800 RPM
Net Torque 106,9 ft-lbs (145 N-m)
Torque Measured 4500 RPM
Displacement 107,8 cu in (1766 cm3)
Bore 3,3 in (8,4 cm)
Stroke 2,8 in (7,2 cm)
Compression Ratio 9:7
Fuel Tank Capacity 15,3 gal (58 L)

DriveTrain and Performance

Coupe Type Coupe
Wheel Drive Rear
Steering Type Steering rack
Number of Gear (Manual) 5
Number of Gear (Auto) 5
Front Brakes Disc
Rear Brakes Disc
No of Doors 2
No of Seats 5
Maximum Speed 107,5 mph (173 km/h)
0-100 km/h Acceleration 11.5 sec
Fuel Consumption (economy: urban) 26.5 miles / 100 km 2,7 gal (10.4 Liters)
Fuel Consumption (economy: extra urban) 26.5 miles / 100 km 1,7 gal (6.3 Liters)
Fuel Consumption (economy: combined) 26.5 miles / 100 km 2,2 gal (8.4 Liters)

Dimensions and Weights

Length 171,5 in (435,5 cm)
Width 63,4 in (161,0 cm)
Height 53,5 in (136,0 cm)
Wheelbase 99,8 in (253,6 cm)
Front Track 53,8 in (136,6 cm)
Rear Track 53,8 in (136,7 cm)
Ground Clearance 5,7 in (14,5 cm)
Tire Size 165SR13, 185/70SR/HR13
Minimum Turning Circle 10.4 m
Shipping Weight 2270,8 lbs (1030 kg)

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  • Durability 5 / 10
  • Eco-Friendliness 5 / 10
  • Efficiency 8 / 10
  • Handling 6 / 10
  • Maintenance 8 / 10
  • Performance 6 / 10
  • Reputation 6 / 10
  • Resale Value 6 / 10
  • Safety 7 / 10
  • Tech Features 5 / 10

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