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1999 BMW 3-Series 4-Door Sedan 323i Specs

4-Door Sedan 323i
MSRP based on 323I 4-Door Sedan
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 20 mpg City/29 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas 6-Cyl, 2.5L
EPA Class Compact
Style Name Sedan
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission 5-speed manual transmission w/direct 5th gear

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3153
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.4
Second Hip Room (in) 56.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.4
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6
Passenger Capacity 4
Front Hip Room (in) 56.6
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 55.7
Length, Overall (in) 176.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.2
Track Width, Front (in) 58.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 107.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 10.7

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20

Performance Specs

Engine
Fuel System EFI
Engine Type Gas 6-Cyl
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 5500
Displacement 2.5L/152
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 181 @ 3500
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.22
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.07
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.52
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.04
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.23
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 0.87
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 0.75
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Front Tire Size 195/65HR15
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size 195/65HR15
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size 195/65HR15
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Central Links
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Anti-Roll Bar
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
Front door-mounted chest-area side-impact airbags
Front seat side impact tube-deployed head protection system (HPS)
Integrated deployment-inc: safety belt tensioners, airbags, post...
Height adjustable front safety belts w/automatic tensioners,...
Child seat restraint automatic locking retractors on all belts
Daytime running lights
All season traction control
9-MPH body-color hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
Interlocking door anchoring system for side impact protection

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 6
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 50,000
Roadside Assistance Years 4

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA