1968 BMW 2002

The BMW 2002 is a saloon (sedan) with 2 doors and a front mounted powerplant which delivers the power to the rear wheels. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 2 litre capacity. This unit features single overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 98 bhp (99 PS/73 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 157 N·m (116 lb·ft/16 kgm) at 3500 rpm. The engine drives the wheels compliments of a 4 speed manual transmission. Its claimed weight at the kerb is 940 kg. Maximum speed claimed is 171 km/h or 106 mph.

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Key facts

1968 BMW 2002 information summary

What body style?
2 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4230 mm
How heavy?
940 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1991 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
99 PS / 98 bhp / 73 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
157 Nm / 116 ft.lb / 16 kgm @ 3500 rpm
How fast?
171 km/h, 106 mph

BMW 2002 models

BMW 2002 -
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 1991 cm3 99 PS 98 bhp 73 kW 995 kg
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 1991 cm3 99 PS 98 bhp 73 kW 1030 kg

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1968 BMW 2002 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2500 mm 98.4 inches
Track/tread (front) 1330 mm 52.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1330 mm 52.4 inches
Length 4230 mm 166.5 inches
Width 1590 mm 62.6 inches
Height 1410 mm 55.5 inches
Ground clearance 160 mm 6.3 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 940 kg 2072 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 46 litres 10.1 UK Gal 12.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer BMW
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1991 cc
(121.498 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 89 × 80 mm
3.5 × 3.15 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.11
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
99 PS (98 bhp) (73 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
49.2 bhp/litre
0.81 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
157 Nm (116 ft·lb) (16 kgm)
at 3500 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
78.85 Nm/litre
0.95 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 1 So 40 PDSI carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 990.9 kPa (143.7 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 497.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 7.3 s
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 17.6 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 171 km/h (106 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 105.7 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
77.74 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
104.26 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.86 kg/kW
21.49 lb/bhp
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 3.500
Turning circle 9.60 m
Front suspension I.MS.LW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.STA.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 165 SR 13
Tyres rear 165 SR 13
Brakes F/R Di/Dr-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area 2903 cm2
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.64
general
Carfolio.com ID119416
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 19.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1968 BMW 2002 added 2004-03-24.
Last modified 2013-02-28.