BMW e36 323i 1995 – 1998

BMW e36 323i 1995 - 1998 BMW e36 323i 1995 - 1998 BMW e36 323i 1995 - 1998

BMW E36 323i is one of the most powerful modifications BMW E36 model range with high performance and low fuel consumption, which has replaced the BMW E30 323i.

This model was released originally in the sedan and coupe in 1994. The coupe from the sedan differed extended by 20 centimeters flat hood that gave the car elegance and sportiness.

E36 323 E36 323 touring and convertible added to the lineup of 3 series in 1995. In 1997 a compact 3-door hatchback E36 323i, which received the chassis is 23 cm less than the sedan.

On all body styles BMW 323i E36 installed a new 2.5-liter 6-cylinder engine M52B25. Index 323 it was decided to use because of less power from the new version of the engine.

BMW E36 323i Specs

With 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 8.00 seconds, a maximum top speed of 227 km/h, a curb weight of 1310 kgs, the bmw e36 323i 1995-1998 gearbox, 4 door sedan sold new from year May 95 to April 98 has a naturally-aspirated L6 (In-line) engine, with the size 2494 cm3.
The engine max. power is 170 bhp at 5500 rpm and a max torque is 245 / 3950 (Nm/rpm). The power is transmitted by the RWD with a 5 speed manual gearbox.

bmw e36 323i 1995-1998

year:May 95 - April 98
body 4 door sedan
engine typeL6
engine size2494
valves per cylinder4
max. power/@RPM170 / 5500 (hp/rpm)
torque/@RPM245 / 3950 (Nm/rpm)
top speed227 km/h
acceleration 0-100 km/h8.00 s
engine alignmentFront, longitudinally
power systemInjection
gas distributiondohc
compress ratio10.00
transmissionrear wheels
number of speeds5
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 weight1770
trunk capacity435
tank capacity65
turning diameter10 m