Key facts

2006 BMW 330i Coupé E92 information summary

What body style?
fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
4580 mm
How heavy?
1545 kg
What size engine?
3 litre, 2996 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
272 PS / 268 bhp / 200 kW @ 6650 rpm
How much torque?
315 Nm / 232 / 32.1 kgm @ 2750 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 6.1 s
How fast?
250 km/h, 155 mph
How economical?
12.8/6.5/8.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
212.0 CO2 g/km


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2006 BMW 330i Coupé technical specifications


The 330i Coupé is a motor car from BMW, with rear wheel drive, a front located engine and a 2 door coupé body style.
It is part of BMW's E92 series.
It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 3 litre capacity. This powerplant features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 6 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It produces 268 bhp (272 PS/200 kW) of power at 6650 rpm, and maximum torque of 315 N·m (232 lb·ft/32.1 kgm) at 2750 rpm.
Power is supplied to the wheels via a 6 speed manual gearbox.
Its claimed kerb weight is 1545 kg.
Maximum claimed speed is 250 km/h (155 mph), manufacturer claimed fuel consumption figures are 12.8/6.5/8.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 212.0 g/km.
2006 BMW 330i Coupé data
2006 BMW 330i Coupé E92 data
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2760 108.7
Track/tread (front) 1500 59.1
Track/tread (rear) 1513 59.6
Length 4580 180.3
Width 1782 70.2
Height 1395 54.9
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight 1545 kg 3406 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 63 litres 13.9 UK Gal 16.6 US Gal
Drag coefficient 0.29
Frontal area 2.08
CdA 0.60
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer BMW
Engine code N53B30O0
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3 litre
2996 cc
(182.827 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 85 × 88 mm
3.35 × 3.46 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.97
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 272 PS (268 bhp) (200 kW)
at 6650 rpm
Specific output 89.5 bhp/litre
1.47 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 315 Nm (232 ft·lb) (32.1 kgm)
at 2750 rpm
Specific torque 105.14 Nm/litre
1.27 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.7:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1321.2 kPa (191.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 499.33 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 6.1 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 250 km/h (155 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 175.87 PS/g
129.35 kW/g
173.46 bhp/ton
0.08 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 7.73 kg/kW
12.91 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 12.8/6.5/8.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km12.8/6.5/8.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km per litre7.8/15.4/11.4 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG22.1/43.5/32.1 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG18.4/36.2/26.7 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 212.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 204.16 g/km
VED band (UK) K
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 8J x 17
Wheel size rear 8J x 17
Tyres front 225/45 R 17 91W
Tyres rear 225/45 R 17 91W
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 330 mm
Rear brake diameter 336 mm
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.85
Final drive ratio 4.35
general ID142131
Production total
Model code
Model family E92
RAC rating 26.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2006 BMW 330i Coupé added 2006-05-04.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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