BMW e36 318is 1996 – 1998

BMW e36 318is 1996 - 1998 BMW e36 318is 1996 - 1998 BMW e36 318is 1996 - 1998

BMW E36 318is is a sports version of the E36 model series with 4-cylinder petrol engine which became the replacement for BMW 318is E30.

BMW 318is E36 was only available in the sedan and coupe. The two-door version with internal number E36/2 debuted in 1991, the same year the car was launched into serial production.

In 1992 E36 model series has added another sports version of the e36 318i Sport, 4-door sedan with the internal designation E36/4. Sedan E36 318is specs were the same as the coupe 318is.

In the beginning of series production, BMW 318is mounted four-valve engine M42B18, and since January 1996 — M44B19. Power powertrain is identical, but the torque in M44 at 5 Nm more than in M42.

e36 318is specs

With 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 11.00 seconds, a maximum top speed of 207 km/h, a curb weight of 1300 kgs, the bmw e36 318is 1996-1998, automatic gearbox, 4 door sedan sold new from year March 96 to April 98 has a naturally-aspirated L4 (In-line) engine, with the size 1895 cm3.
The engine max. power is 140 bhp at 6000 rpm and a max torque is 180 / 4300 (Nm/rpm). The power is transmitted by the RWD with a 4 speed automatic gearbox.

bmw e36 318is 1996-1998, automatic

year:March 96 - April 98
body4 door sedan
engine typeL4
engine size1895
valves per cylinder4
max. power/@RPM140 / 6000 (hp/rpm)
torque/@RPM180 / 4300 (Nm/rpm)
top speed207 km/h
acceleration 0-100 km/h11.00 s
engine alignmentFront, longitudinally
power systemInjection
gas distributiondohc
compress ratio10.00
transmissionrear wheels
number of speeds4
front suspensionIndependent, spring rack, triangular wishbones, stabilizer bar
rear suspensionIndependent, double wishbones, coil springs, stabilizer bar
front brakesVentilated disc brakes
rear brakesDisc brakes
num. of seats5
permissible weight1760
trunk capacity435
tank capacity65
turning diameter10 m