Key facts

2010 BMW 318i Coupé E92 information summary

What body style?
fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4612 mm
How heavy?
1435 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1995 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
143 PS / 141 bhp / 105 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
190 Nm / 140 / 19.4 kgm @ 4250 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 9.1 s
How fast?
210 km/h, 130 mph
How economical?
8.1/5.3/6.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined EU5
What carbon dioxide emissions?
146.0 CO2 g/km


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2010 BMW 318i Coupé technical specifications


BMW 318i Coupé is an automobile that has a 2 door coupé type body with a front located engine supplying power to the rear wheels.
The BMW 318i Coupé is one of the E92 model family from BMW.
The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 2 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 141 bhp (143 PS/105 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 190 N·m (140 lb·ft/19.4 kgm) at 4250 rpm.
A 6 speed manual gearbox transfers the power to the wheels.
The quoted kerb weight is 1435 kg.
Its maximum speed claimed is 210 km/h (130 mph), official fuel consumption figures are 8.1/5.3/6.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined EU5, and carbon dioxide emissions are 146.0 g/km.
2010 BMW 318i Coupé data
2010 BMW 318i Coupé E92 data
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2760 108.7
Track/tread (front) 1506 59.3
Track/tread (rear) 1519 59.8
Length 4612 181.6
Width 1782 70.2
Height 1395 54.9
Ground clearance 143 5.6
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
Kerb weight 1435 kg 3164 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 63 litres 13.9 UK Gal 16.6 US Gal
Drag coefficient 0.27
Frontal area 2.08
CdA 0.56
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer BMW
Engine code N43B20U0
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1995 cc
(121.742 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 84 × 90 mm
3.31 × 3.54 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.93
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 143 PS (141 bhp) (105 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output 70.7 bhp/litre
1.16 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 190 Nm (140 ft·lb) (19.4 kgm)
at 4250 rpm
Specific torque 95.24 Nm/litre
1.15 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 12:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1196.8 kPa (173.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 498.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 9.1 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 30.1 s
Maximum speed 210 km/h (130 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 99.62 PS/g
73.27 kW/g
98.26 bhp/ton
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.65 kg/kW
22.8 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 8.1/5.3/6.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined EU5
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km8.1/5.3/6.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km per litre12.3/18.9/15.9 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG34.9/53.3/44.8 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG29.0/44.4/37.3 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 146.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 146.16 g/km
VED band (UK) F
CO2 Effizienz (DE) C
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion PAS
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 7J x 16
Wheel size rear 7J x 16
Tyres front 205/55 R 16 91H
Tyres rear 205/55 R 16 91H
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 300 mm
Rear brake diameter 300 mm
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.85
Final drive ratio 3.39
general ID208703
Production total
Model code
Model family E92
RAC rating 17.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2010 BMW 318i Coupé added 2010-02-19.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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