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      11-27-2012, 01:19 AM   #1
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Curb Weight

This is probably too general of a forum to ask this question, but it get a lot of exposure.

I weighted my car today, and it came in at 3720lbs.
This is an E90 loaded with option incl sunroof and comp package and fully fueled

I'd like to hear from others about the weight of their cars.
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      11-27-2012, 01:33 AM   #2
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thats about right mine scaled at 3660 with less fuel and i have every option except dct.
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      11-27-2012, 01:49 AM   #3
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Mine weighed in at 3600lbs with a full tank of gas. Fully loaded coupe, 6MT. I also have various mods that both add and remove weight so it's probably not a good sample.
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Mine weighed in at 3600lbs with a full tank of gas. Fully loaded coupe, 6MT. I also have various mods that both add and remove weight so it's probably not a good sample.
don't forget the driver's weight
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don't forget the driver's weight
We can leave that part out. :P
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      11-27-2012, 02:38 AM   #6
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Do you have CF roof?

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Mine weighed in at 3600lbs with a full tank of gas. Fully loaded coupe, 6MT. I also have various mods that both add and remove weight so it's probably not a good sample.

Thanks for the replies
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      11-27-2012, 07:45 AM   #7
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This is probably too general of a forum to ask this question, but it get a lot of exposure.

I weighted my car today, and it came in at 3720lbs.
This is an E90 loaded with option incl sunroof and comp package and fully fueled

I'd like to hear from others about the weight of their cars.
Thanks.
That's lighter than I thought. I recently saw a post here that said the car was 4200+lbs! lol
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      11-27-2012, 09:52 AM   #8
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^ the car was only that weight if you managed to get one of the M3 CRT Lightweight Sedans with 450hp @ 3,483lbs.
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"curb weight" is not what you get when you put the car on the scale. The curb weight BMW (and other German car companies) list is the car + fluids + driver + small suitcase.

... so what you're measuring is not curb weight.
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      11-27-2012, 12:49 PM   #10
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don't get technical on us. Lets call it the "weight of the car without driver fueled"
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      11-27-2012, 01:17 PM   #11
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don't get technical on us. Lets call it the "weight of the car without driver fueled"
So, were you sitting in your car while it was weighted?
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So, were you sitting in your car while it was weighted?
He said without driver.
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I'm wondering how much does a 6mt coupe with cf roof without Idrive and EDC weigh...I bet it is the lightest "normal" M3 u can get from the factory...
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Curious to see a little to no option coupe weight. Manual transmission of course.
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Curious to see a little to no option coupe weight. Manual transmission of course.
Last time I weighed my e46 it was 3140 lbs and last time I weighed my e36 it was 2540 lbs.

... Neither is very stock
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This is probably too general of a forum to ask this question, but it get a lot of exposure.

I weighted my car today, and it came in at 3720lbs.
This is an E90 loaded with option incl sunroof and comp package and fully fueled

I'd like to hear from others about the weight of their cars.
Thanks.
Compared to you I'm Muhammad Ali Super Weight Champion... I cant believe my car weighed in 3940lbs. Almost 200 lbs more. Wow
Btw thanks for taking me there.

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Baby Seat with some bs items in the trunk.

I envy your 3720lbs. I might need a 2nd reading. This is embarrassing.. hehe
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Last time I weighed my e46 it was 3140 lbs and last time I weighed my e36 it was 2540 lbs.

... Neither is very stock
what is removed in the e46 to get to 3140?
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Last time I weighed my e46 it was 3140 lbs and last time I weighed my e36 it was 2540 lbs.

... Neither is very stock
2540! THAT'S what I'm talking about. Must be a serious blast to drive.

My E21 tips in at 2,400. But it's a '79, and the BHP on the M20 motor was about 140 new, so . . . .
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I'm hoping to get my E30 with S50 down into the 2600 range. Need to get the S50 in there first though!
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Weighed my DCT E92 w/o sunroof and Nav and probably 1 gallon under half a tank at 3545. I have comp pkg, comfort access and premium sound.
I expected a little more, maybe 3600 and with a full tank it probably would've been there.
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QUOTE=dnotorious;13848396]Compared to you I'm Muhammad Ali Super Weight Champion... I cant believe my car weighed in 3940lbs. Almost 200 lbs more. Wow
Btw thanks for taking me there.

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I envy your 3720lbs. I might need a 2nd reading. This is embarrassing.. hehe[/quote]
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Superfly. Do to remember whst my cars weight was with me in it?
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