2011 BMW 118i F20

This automobile has a 5 door hatchback type body with a front positioned engine powering the rear wheels. The BMW 118i belongs to the F20 range of cars from BMW. Its engine is a turbocharged petrol, 1.6 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This unit has an output of 168 bhp (170 PS/125 kW) of power at 4800 rpm, and maximum torque of 250 N·m (184 lb·ft/25.5 kgm) at 1500-4500 rpm. A 6 speed manual transmission supplies the power to the driven wheels. Having a stated kerb weight of 1370 kg, the BMW 118i can dispense with the 0-100 km/h sprint in 7.4 seconds and the kilometre from rest in 27.9 seconds. Maximum claimed speed is 225 km/h (140 mph), official fuel consumption figures are 7.5/4.8/5.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 134.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2011 BMW 118i F20 information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4324 mm
How heavy?
1370 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1598 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
170 PS / 168 bhp / 125 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
250 Nm / 184 ft.lb / 25.5 kgm @ 1500-4500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 7.4 s
How fast?
225 km/h, 140 mph
How economical?
7.5/4.8/5.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
134.0 CO2 g/km

BMW F20 models

5 door hatchback FR 6M 1598 cm3 95 PS 94 bhp 70 kW 109.0 CO2 1385 kg
5 door hatchback FR 6M 1598 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 129.0 CO2 1365 kg
5 door hatchback FR 6M 1995 cm3 116 PS 114 bhp 85 kW 99.0 CO2 1385 kg
5 door hatchback FA 6M 1995 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 123.0 CO2 1500 kg
5 door hatchback FR 6M 1995 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 129.0 CO2 1465 kg
5 door hatchback FR 8A 1995 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 126.0 CO2 1480 kg
5 door hatchback FR 6M 1997 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 154.0 CO2 1420 kg
3 door hatchback FR 8A 1997 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 149.0 CO2 1435 kg
5 door hatchback FR 8A 1997 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 149.0 CO2 1440 kg
BMW M135i -
5 door hatchback FR 6M 2979 cm3 320 PS 315.5 bhp 235 kW 188.0 CO2 1505 kg
5 door hatchback FR 8A 2979 cm3 320 PS 315.5 bhp 235 kW 175.0 CO2 1520 kg
5 door hatchback FA 8A 2979 cm3 320 PS 315.5 bhp 235 kW 182.0 CO2 1595 kg
5 door hatchback FR 6M 1995 cm3 116 PS 114 bhp 85 kW 114.0 CO2 1385 kg
5 door hatchback FR 8A 1995 cm3 116 PS 114 bhp 85 kW 115.0 CO2 1420 kg
BMW 116i -
5 door hatchback FR 6M 1598 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 129.0 CO2 1365 kg
5 door hatchback FR 8A 1598 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 131.0 CO2 1385 kg
BMW 1 Series Hatchback -
5 door hatchback FR 6M 1995 cm3 143 PS 141 bhp 105 kW 115.0 CO2 1395 kg
5 door hatchback FR 8A 1995 cm3 143 PS 141 bhp 105 kW 116.0 CO2 1420 kg
BMW 118i -
5 door hatchback FR 8A 1598 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 131.0 CO2 1390 kg
BMW 120d -
5 door hatchback FR 6M 1995 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 119.0 CO2 1420 kg
BMW 120d -
5 door hatchback FR 8A 1995 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 116.0 CO2 1440 kg

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2011 BMW 118i data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2690 mm 105.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1535 mm 60.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1569 mm 61.8 inches
Length 4324 mm 170.2 inches
Width 1765 mm 69.5 inches
Height 1421 mm 55.9 inches
Ground clearance 140 mm 5.5 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.61
Kerb weight 1370 kg 3020 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 52 litres 11.4 UK Gal 13.7 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.32
Frontal area 2.14
CdA 0.68
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer BMW/PSA
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1598 cc
(97.516 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 77 × 85.8 mm
3.03 × 3.38 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.9
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 170 PS (168 bhp) (125 kW)
at 4800 rpm
Specific output 105.1 bhp/litre
1.72 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 250 Nm (184 ft·lb) (25.5 kgm)
at 1500-4500 rpm
Specific torque 156.45 Nm/litre
1.89 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1966 kPa (285.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 7.4 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 27.9 s
Maximum speed 225 km/h (140 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 124.33 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
91.44 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
122.63 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.94 kg/kW
18.27 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 7.5/4.8/5.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km7.5/4.8/5.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre13.3/20.8/17.2 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG37.7/58.9/48.7 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG31.4/49.0/40.6 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 134.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 134.56 g/km
VED band (UK) E
CO2 Effizienz (DE) C
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
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6½J x 16
Wheel size rear 6½J x 16
Tyres front 195/55 R 16 87V
Tyres rear 195/55 R 16 87V
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.83
Final drive ratio 3.08
general
Carfolio.com ID246037
Production total
Model code
Model family F20
RAC rating 14.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2011 BMW 118i added 2011-06-05.
Last modified 2013-02-28.