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Selected Style Z3 2-Door Roadster 2.5i
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Z3 2-Door Roadster 2.5i 20 27 $28,645 $31,300
Z3 2-Door Roadster 3.0i 21 29 $34,650 $37,900
2-Door Roadster M 3.2L 17 25 $42,010 $45,990
Z3 2-Door Coupe 3.0i 21 29 $34,465 $37,700
2-Door Coupe M 3.2L 17 25 $41,100 $44,990
325i 4-Door Sedan RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 325Ci 20 29 $26,640 $29,100
2-Door Coupe 330Ci 21 30 $32,000 $34,990
2-Door Coupe M3 16 24 $41,930 $45,900
2-Door Convertible 325Ci 19 27 $33,010 $36,100
2-Door Convertible 330Ci 20 28 $38,745 $42,400
2-Door Convertible M3 16 23 $49,210 $53,900
4-Door Sedan RWD 325i 20 29 $24,820 $27,100
4-Door Sedan AWD 325xi 19 27 $26,415 $28,850
4-Door Sedan RWD 330i 21 30 $31,090 $33,990
4-Door Sedan AWD 330xi 20 27 $32,685 $35,740
4-Door Sport Wagon RWD 325i 20 29 $27,005 $29,500
4-Door Sport Wagon AWD 325xi 19 26 $28,595 $31,250
Pricing
Invoice Price
$28,645
$24,820
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$31,300
$27,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$522 / month
$452 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two-Seater Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8 41.7
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 37.6 38.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 47.0 91.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.7 54.5
Passenger Capacity 2 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 45.9
Second Leg Room (in) - 32.0
Second Hip Room (in) - - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) - 36.9
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.5 69.2
Track Width, Front (in) 55.6 55.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 159.4 176.7
Height, Overall (in) 50.9 54.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.8 55.9
Wheelbase (in) 96.3 107.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 5.0 11.0
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x - TBD - 11.6 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x - TBD - 11.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.5 16.6
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.75 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.4 13.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.8 34.4
Tires
Spare Tire Size Compact P205/55R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/50R16 P205/55R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/50R16 P205/55R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2899 3219
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System EFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 175 @ 3500 175 @ 3500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.5/152 2.5/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 184 @ 6000 184 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas 6-Cyl Gas 6-Cyl
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 20
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.23 4.23
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66 1.66
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.04 4.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.52 2.52
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.46 3.15
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.22 1.22
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Roadster 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name BMW Z3 BMW 3 Series
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Upper Arms
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/Coil Springs w/Lower Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Semi-Trailing Arm Multi-Link
 
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