1967 BMW 3000 GT Frua

The 3000 GT Frua is a passenger car from BMW, with rear wheel drive, a front positioned engine and a Frua-penned 2 door coupé body style. Its 3 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, single overhead camshaft, 8 cylinder that has an output of 157 bhp (159 PS/117 kW) of power at 5100 rpm, and maximum torque of 235 N·m (173 lb·ft/24 kgm) at 3900 rpm. The engine powers the wheels via a 4 speed manual transmission. The BMW 3000 GT Frua is said to be able to manage a top speed of 195 km/h (121 mph).

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1967 BMW 3000 GT Frua information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4600 mm
What size engine?
3 litre, 2982 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
159 PS / 157 bhp / 117 kW @ 5100 rpm
How much torque?
235 Nm / 173 ft.lb / 24 kgm @ 3900 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 10 s
How fast?
195 km/h, 121 mph

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1967 BMW 3000 GT Frua data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
DesignerFrua
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2500 mm 98.4 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4600 mm 181.1 inches
Width 1750 mm 68.9 inches
Height 1380 mm 54.3 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.84
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Glas
Engine code
Cylinders V 8
Capacity 3 litre
2982 cc
(181.973 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 78 × 78 mm
3.07 × 3.07 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
159 PS (157 bhp) (117 kW)
at 5100 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
52.6 bhp/litre
0.86 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
235 Nm (173 ft·lb) (24 kgm)
at 3900 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
78.81 Nm/litre
0.95 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.2:1
Fuel system 3 So 35 DDIS carbs
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 990.3 kPa (143.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 372.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 10 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 195 km/h (121 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension dD.PR.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Di-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID119284
Production total 1
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 30.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1967 BMW 3000 GT Frua added 2004-04-23.
Last modified 2013-02-28.