1997 BMW 8-Series 2-Door Coupe 840ciA Specs

2-Door Coupe 840ciA
MSRP based on 840CIA 2-Door Coupe
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 15 mpg City/20 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V8, 4.4L
EPA Class Sub-Compact
Style Name Coupe
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style 2dr Car
Transmission 5-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/Adaptive Transmission Control & Step-Tronic

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4167
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 44.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 81.3
Second Head Room (in) 34.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.3
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 35.9
Second Leg Room (in) 25.2
Passenger Capacity 4
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 52.8
Length, Overall (in) 188.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 61.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.0
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 105.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 9.5

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23.8
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15

Performance Specs

Engine
Fuel System EFI
Engine Type Gas V8
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 282 @ 5700
Displacement 4.4L/268
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 310 @ 3900
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.81
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.68
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.51
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.57
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x - TBD -
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.3
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Front Tire Size P235/50R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P235/50R16
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size P235/50R16
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Anti-Roll Bar
Suspension Type - Rear Five-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 Independent
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 No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9 MPH)
Impact sensor-inc: auto door unlocking/interior lights/hazard...
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
Driver & front passenger airbags supplemental restraint system...
Ergonomic seatbelt system w/integrated front seat belts &...

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
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) 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -