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BMW 3 Series (E21) 316 (90 Hp) technical specifications and fuel economy

BMW  3 Series (E21)  316 (90 Hp)

BMW 3 Series (E21) 316 (90 Hp) has a combined fuel consumption of 8.3 l/100 km | 28.3 mpg US | 34.0 mpg UK urban fuel consumption of 11.1 l/100 km | 21.2 mpg US | 25.4 mpg UK extra urban fuel consumption of 6.2 l/100 km | 37.9 mpg US | 45.6 mpg UK BMW 3 Series (E21) 316 (90 Hp) accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 12.5 sec. The maximum speed is 167 km/h | 104 mph.


BMW 3 Series (E21) 316 (90 Hp) Technical information

BMW  3 Series (E21)  316 (90 Hp)  General information General information
Brand : BMW
Model : 3 Series
Generation : 3 Series (E21)
Engine / modification : 316 (90 Hp)
Production start : 1975 year
Production end : 1980 year
Coupe type : Sedan
Num. of Doors : 2
Num. of seats : 5
BMW  3 Series (E21)  316 (90 Hp)  Fuel economy (consumption) Fuel economy (consumption)
Fuel consumption / economy - urban : 11.1 l/100 km | 21.2 mpg US | 25.4 mpg UK
Fuel consumption / economy - extra urban : 6.2 l/100 km | 37.9 mpg US | 45.6 mpg UK
Fuel consumption / economy - combined : 8.3 l/100 km | 28.3 mpg US | 34.0 mpg UK
Fuel consumption at Low speed (WLTP) :
Fuel Type : Petrol (Gasoline)
Fuel consumption at Medium speed (WLTP) :
Fuel consumption at high speed (WLTP) :
Fuel tank volume : 58 l | 15.3 US gallons | 12.8 UK gallons
Fuel consumption at very high speed (WLPT) :
Combined fuel consumption (WPLT) :
BMW  3 Series (E21)  316 (90 Hp)  Performance Performance
Power : 90 hp | 66 kW
Max power in :
Maximum speed : 167 km/h | 104 mph
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h : 12.5 sec
CO2 emissions (WLTP) :
Torque :
BMW  3 Series (E21)  316 (90 Hp)  Engine Engine
Engine position : Front, longitudinal
Engine displacement : 1573 cm3
Engine oil capacity :
Fuel System : Carburettor
Position of cylinders : Inline
Number of cylinders : 4
Number of valves per cylinder : 2
Compression ratio : 9.1
Piston Stroke : 71 mm
Cylinder Bore : 84 mm
Average Energy consumption (WLTP) :
BMW  3 Series (E21)  316 (90 Hp)  Electric motor Electric motor
System power :
System torque :
BMW  3 Series (E21)  316 (90 Hp)  Transmission Transmission
Wheel Drive :
Number of Gears (manual transmission) : 5
BMW  3 Series (E21)  316 (90 Hp)  Chassis Chassis
Length : 4355 mm | 171.5 in
Width : 1610 mm | 63.4 in
Height : 1380 mm | 54.3 in
Wheelbase : 2563 mm | 100.9 in
Front track : 1366 mm | 53.8 in
Rear (Back) track : 1373 mm | 54.1 in
Ride height : 145 mm | 5.7 in
Minimum volume of Luggage (trunk) : 404 l
Max weight :
Front brakes : Disc
Rear brakes : Disc
Kerb Weight : 1020 kg | 2249 lbs
All-electric range (WLTP) :

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