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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 28 37 $14,790 $16,300
2-Door Coupe S 24 33 $17,490 $19,300
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
$14,790
$24,820
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,300
$27,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$272 / month
$452 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 37 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 42.5 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 50.9 54.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 36.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 44.7 45.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.7
Front Hip Room (in) 56.7 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 31.3 32.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 38.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 77.0 91.0
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 57.4 55.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.5 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 142.8 176.7
Height, Overall (in) 55.9 54.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.7 55.9
Wheelbase (in) 97.1 107.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.5 69.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 5.3 11.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 0.9 11.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.4 11.6 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13 16.6
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.18 13.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.9 34.4
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.5 3.0
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/65R15 P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size Compact P205/55R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/65R15 P205/55R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2524 3219
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.6 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 55 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 120
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 6000 184 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl Gas 6-Cyl
Fuel System EFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 110 @ 4500 175 @ 3500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.6L 2.5/152
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 (est) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 37 (est) 29
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85 1.00
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.58 4.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.95 2.52
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94 3.15
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.05 1.22
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42 4.23
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.33 1.66
Trans Type 5 5
Summary
Vehicle Name MINI Cooper Hardtop BMW 3 Series
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Upper Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Lower Arms
 
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