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      04-07-2007, 08:40 AM   #1
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Full BMW M3 Sedan and Coupe Press Release info including links to all the vital specs

Click here for Sedan Info

Click here for Coupe Info

Click here to download the full press release as a Word Document (~64MB)

Click here to download the White E92 M3 Catalogue including unbelieveable pics

Here are some of the specs summarized:

Length/width/height (unladen)) mm 4,615/1,817/1,418
Wheelbase mm 2,761
Track, front/rear mm 1,538/1,539
Turning circle m 11.7
Weight, unladen, to EU1 kg 1,655
Air drag Cd x A 0.684

Engine Config/No of cyls/valves V/8/4
Engine management MS S60
Capacity cc 3,999
Bore/stroke mm 92.0/75.2
Compression ratio : 1 12.0 : 1
Max output kW/hp 309/420 at rpm 8,300
Max torque Nm/lb-ft 400/295 at rpm 3,900

Suspension, front Aluminium two-joint spring strut axle with tiebar; small, positive compensation of transverse forces; reduction of brake dive
Suspension, rear Five-arm axle with anti-squat and anti-dive

Brakes, front Single-piston swing-calliper compound disc brakes. 360 x 30, vented and cross-drilled
Brakes, rear Single-piston swing-calliper compound disc brakes. 350 x 24, vented and cross-drilled
Driving stability systems ABS, ASC, CBC, DSC; variable M differential lock

Steering Rack-and-pinion steering with hydraulic assistance and Servotronic

Type of transmission SG 6
Tyres, front/rear 245/40 ZR18 / 265/40 ZR18
Rims, front/rear 8.5J x 18 EH2+ IS 29 aluminium, forged/9.5J x 18 EH2+ IS 23 aluminium, forged

Power-to-weight ratio to DIN kg/kW 5.1
Output per litre kW/hp 77.3/105.1
Acceleration 0100 km/h sec 4.8
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