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645Ci 2-Door Convertible
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
6 Series 645Ci 2-Door Convertible 15 23 $70,160 $76,900
6 Series 645Ci 2-Door Coupe 17 25 $63,790 $69,900
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325Ci 2-Door Convertible
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3 Series 325Ci 2-Door Convertible 19 27 $35,670 $39,000
3 Series 325Ci 2-Door Coupe 20 29 $29,025 $31,700
3 Series 325Ci 2-Door Coupe SULEV 19 27 $29,025 $31,700
3 Series 325i 4-Door Sedan RWD 20 29 $26,845 $29,300
3 Series 325i 4-Door Sedan RWD SULEV 19 27 $26,845 $29,300
3 Series 325i 4-Door Sedan RWD South Africa 20 29 $26,845 $29,300
3 Series 325i 4-Door Sports Wgn RWD 20 29 $28,570 $31,200
3 Series 325i 4-Door Sports Wgn RWD SULEV 19 27 $28,570 $31,200
3 Series 325xi 4-Door Sedan AWD 19 27 $28,435 $31,050
3 Series 325xi 4-Door Sports Wgn AWD 19 26 $30,165 $32,950
3 Series 330Ci 2-Door Convertible 19 28 $40,765 $44,600
3 Series 330Ci 2-Door Coupe 20 30 $34,125 $37,300
3 Series 330i 4-Door Sedan RWD 20 30 $32,665 $35,700
3 Series 330xi 4-Door Sedan AWD 20 29 $34,260 $37,450
3 Series M3 2-Door Convertible 16 23 $50,960 $55,800
3 Series M3 2-Door Coupe 16 24 $43,225 $47,300
Pricing
Invoice Price
$70,160
$35,670
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$76,900
$39,000
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1282 / month
$650 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
15 mpg 19 mpg
Highway
23 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Subcompact Mini-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
36.7 36.4
Passenger Capacity
4 4
Second Shoulder Room (in)
49.4 45.9
Front Leg Room (in)
42.0 41.7
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in)
28.8 32.0
Front Head Room (in)
37.8 38.0
Passenger Volume (ft³)
82.0 80.0
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.4 54.5
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
190.2 176.7
Height, Overall (in)
54.1 54
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.8 58.4
Wheelbase (in)
109.4 107.3
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.0 69.2
Track Width, Front (in)
61.3 57.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
12.4-10.6 7.7
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.6 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)
13.7 x - TBD - 11.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.5 16.6
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
14.4 13.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.4 34.4
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Assist Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD - 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size
P245/45VR18 P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size
NA NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P245/45VR18 P205/55R16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4178 3560
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8.0 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8.0 16 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
170 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas 6-Cyl
Fuel System
EFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
330 @ 3600 175 @ 3500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
4.4L/268 2.5L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
325 @ 6100 184 @ 6000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
23 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
15 19
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.40 2.52
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.46 3.15
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.19 1.22
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.87 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.05 4.23
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.58 1.66
Trans Type
6 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)
3.68 4.04
Summary
Body Style
2 Door Convertible 2 Door Convertible
Vehicle Name
BMW 6 Series BMW 3 Series
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
4-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Upper Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Double-Pivot Strut Strut type
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Lower Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -

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