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Selected Style 325i 4-Door Sedan RWD South Africa
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 325i 20 30 $28,300 $30,900
4-Door Sedan RWD 330i 20 30 $33,485 $36,600
4-Door Sedan RWD South Africa 325i 20 30 $28,300 $30,900
2-Door Coupe 325Ci 20 29 $29,575 $32,300
2-Door Coupe SULEV 325Ci 19 27 $29,575 $32,300
2-Door Coupe 330Ci 20 30 $34,395 $37,600
2-Door Coupe M3 16 24 $44,680 $48,900
2-Door Convertible 325Ci 19 27 $36,215 $39,600
2-Door Convertible 330Ci 19 28 $41,040 $44,900
2-Door Convertible M3 16 23 $51,685 $56,600
4-Door Sedan AWD 325xi 19 28 $30,030 $32,800
4-Door Sedan AWD 330xi 19 28 $35,215 $38,500
4-Door Sports Wagon AWD 325xi 19 28 $31,665 $34,600
2-Door Coupe Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Automatic 21 29 $31,356 $33,990
2-Door Coupe quattro Manual 20 29 $34,559 $37,390
2-Door Coupe quattro D.S. Automatic 19 26 $37,596 $40,640
2-Door Roadster Automatic 20 28 $33,176 $35,990
2-Door Roadster quattro Manual 20 29 $37,107 $40,190
2-Door Roadster quattro D.S. Automatic 19 25 $40,326 $43,640
2-Door Coupe quattro D.S. Automatic SE 19 26 $40,234 $43,539
2-Door Roadster quattro D.S. Automatic SE 19 25 $42,964 $46,539
Pricing
Invoice Price
$28,300
$31,356
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$30,900
$33,990
Monthly Payment Estimate
$515 / month
$567 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Mini-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.1 32.6
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.1 48.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5 41.2
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6 20.2
Front Head Room (in) 37.4 37.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.0 58.9
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.4 52.1
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 178.2 159.1
Height, Overall (in) 55.9 53.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.6 59.6
Wheelbase (in) 108.7 95.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.5 69.4
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 60.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 4.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.0 13.8
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 0.79 9.1 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 0.94 12.3 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 14.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1 34.2
Steering Type Variable Assist Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 15.6
Tires
Front Tire Size P205/55R16 P225/45YR17
Spare Tire Size N/A - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/55R16 P225/45YR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3285 2987
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material N/A - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) N/A - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 7.4
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 185 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas 6-Cyl Gas I4
Fuel System EFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 185 @ 2750 173 @ 1950-4700
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.0L/183 1.8L/109
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 6250 180 @ 5500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 21
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.23 6.01
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23 1.16
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85 0.68
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.32 4.04
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66 1.56
Trans Type 6 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.85
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.94 3.19
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.46 2.37
Trans Order Code NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name BMW 3 Series Audi TT
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link Torsion-Beam Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Upper Arms w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Strut type MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower Arms w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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