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Compare 1997 BMW 3-Series

1997 BMW 3-Series
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318I 4-Door Sedan Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3 Series 318I 4-Door Sedan Manual 23 31 $22,755 $25,950
3 Series 318IA 4-Door Sedan Automatic 22 31 $22,755 $25,950
3 Series 318IC 2-Door Convertible Manual 23 31 $29,050 $33,150
3 Series 318ICA 2-Door Convertible Automatic 22 31 $29,050 $33,150
3 Series 318IS 2-Door Coupe Manual 23 31 $24,285 $27,700
3 Series 318ISA 2-Door Coupe Automatic 22 31 $24,285 $27,700
3 Series 318TI 3-Door HB Manual 23 31 $19,215 $21,390
3 Series 318TIA 3-Door HB Automatic 23 31 $19,215 $21,390
3 Series 328I 4-Door Sedan Manual 20 29 $28,835 $32,900
3 Series 328IA 4-Door Sedan Automatic 19 27 $28,835 $32,900
3 Series 328IC 2-Door Convertible Manual 20 29 $36,260 $41,390
3 Series 328ICA 2-Door Convertible Automatic 19 27 $36,260 $41,390
3 Series 328IS 2-Door Coupe Manual 20 29 $28,910 $32,990
3 Series 328ISA 2-Door Coupe Automatic 19 27 $28,910 $32,990
3 Series M3 2-Door Coupe Manual 20 28 $34,500 $39,380
3 Series M3S 4-Door Sedan Manual 19 28 $34,500 $39,380
3 Series M3SA 4-Door Sedan Automatic 19 28 $34,500 $39,380
3 Series Z3 2-Door Roadster 1.9L 23 31 $25,915 $29,425
3 Series Z3 2-Door Roadster 2.8L 19 27 $31,455 $35,900
Pricing
Invoice Price
$22,755
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,950
Monthly Payment Estimate
$433 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
23 mpg
Highway
31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
56.6
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.5
Second Head Room (in)
37.3
Passenger Capacity
5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.3
Front Leg Room (in)
41.1
Front Hip Room (in)
56.6
Second Leg Room (in)
34.0
Front Head Room (in)
38.1
Passenger Volume (ft³)
85.7
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
55.4
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
174.5
Height, Overall (in)
54.8
Track Width, Rear (in)
55.9
Wheelbase (in)
106.3
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
66.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
10.3
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA
Brake ABS System
Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.0 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.3 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.4
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
34.1
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA
Front Tire Size
P185/65R15
Spare Tire Size
P185/65R15
Front Tire Order Code
NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA
Rear Tire Size
P185/65R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2,976
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6
Rear Wheel Material
Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6
Front Wheel Material
Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
10.4
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
80
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
138 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas I4
Fuel System
EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
133 @ 4300
Engine Order Code
NA
Displacement
1.9L/116
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
31
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.52
Trans Order Code
NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.45
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.22
Trans Description Cont.
Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.23
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.66
Trans Type
5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name
BMW 3 Series
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Central Links
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Anti-Roll Bar

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