2009 BMW 3-Series 2-Door Coupe AWD SULEV 328i xDrive Specs

2-Door Coupe AWD SULEV 328i xDrive
MSRP based on 2-Door Coupe 328i xDrive AWD SULEV

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 17 mpg City/25 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I6, 3.0L
EPA Class Sub-Compact
Style Name Coupe SULEV
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style 2dr Car
Transmission 6-speed manual transmission


EPA Classification Sub-Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3582
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.5
Second Head Room (in) 36.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.3
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 37.1
Second Leg Room (in) 33.7
Passenger Capacity 4
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 54.9
Length, Overall (in) 180.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 108.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.1

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 20

Performance Specs

Fuel System MPI
Engine Type Gas I6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 230 @ 6500
Displacement 3.0L/183
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 200 @ 2750
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.38
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.50
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.93
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.35
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 0.94
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 0.79
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Front Tire Size P225/45R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P225/45R17
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size NA
Front Wheel Material Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Material NA
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double Pivot
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -

Safety Features

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 Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/dynamic brake control...
Dynamic stability control (DSC)-inc: brake fade compensation,...
Hill descent control
Interlocking door anchoring system
Front dual-threshold dual-stage airbags w/passenger occupant...
Front side-impact airbags
Front/rear side curtain airbags
Crash sensor-inc: doors unlock, hazard lights on, interior...
All-position 3-point safety belts-inc: front pretensioners, ALR...
Child safety rear door locks
LATCH attachments for rear seats
Tire pressure monitoring system
Interior trunk emergency release handle


Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Note 4 years/50,000 Maintenance Program
Basic Years 4
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 12
Drivetrain Miles/km 50,000
Drivetrain Years 4
Maintenance Miles/km 50,000
Maintenance Years 4
Roadside Assistance Miles/km Unlimited
Roadside Assistance Years 4

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 180
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -