2011 BMW 320i, 2012 MY F30

This vehicle has a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style with a front mounted engine driving through the rear wheels. The BMW 320i is one of the F30 model family from BMW. The BMW 320i's engine is a turbocharged petrol, 2 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This powerplant produces 181 bhp (184 PS/135 kW) of power at 5000 rpm, and maximum torque of 270 N·m (199 lb·ft/27.5 kgm) at 1250-4500 rpm. This power is transferred to the wheels through a 6 speed manual gearbox. The stated kerb weight is 1475 kg. Maximum stated speed is 235 km/h, which equates to 146 mph, official fuel consumption figures are 8.2/4.9/6.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined EU5, and carbon dioxide emissions are 144.0 g/km.

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2011 BMW 320i, 2012 MY F30 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4624 mm
How heavy?
1475 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1997 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
184 PS / 181 bhp / 135 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
270 Nm / 199 ft.lb / 27.5 kgm @ 1250-4500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 7.3 s
How fast?
235 km/h, 146 mph
How economical?
8.2/4.9/6.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined EU5
What carbon dioxide emissions?
144.0 CO2 g/km

BMW F30 models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1995 cm3 116 PS 114 bhp 85 kW 102.0 CO2 1495 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 1995 cm3 116 PS 114 bhp 85 kW 102.0 CO2 1505 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1997 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 1475 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 1997 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 1495 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1995 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 129.0 CO2 1550 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1997 cm3 245 PS 241.5 bhp 180 kW 1545 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 1997 cm3 245 PS 241.5 bhp 180 kW 1570 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 1997 cm3 245 PS 241.5 bhp 180 kW 1631 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 2993 cm3 258 PS 254.5 bhp 190 kW 137.0 CO2 1685 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 2979 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1620 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 2979 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1630 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6M 2979 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1676 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 2979 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1683 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1598 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 134.0 CO2 1460 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 1598 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 134.0 CO2 1480 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6M 1995 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 127.0 CO2 1585 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 1995 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 124.0 CO2 1595 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1598 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 124.0 CO2 1465 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6M 1997 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 158.0 CO2 1490 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 1997 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 149.0 CO2 1565 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6M 1997 cm3 245 PS 242 bhp 180 kW 159.0 CO2 1535 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 1997 cm3 245 PS 242 bhp 180 kW 157.0 CO2 1610 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 2993 cm3 258 PS 254.5 bhp 190 kW 129.0 CO2 1615 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6M 2979 cm3 306 PS 302 bhp 225 kW 193.0 CO2 1655 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 2979 cm3 306 PS 302 bhp 225 kW 178.0 CO2 1665 kg
BMW ActiveHybrid 3 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 2979 cm3 306 PS 302 bhp 225 kW 139.0 CO2 1730 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1995 cm3 116 PS 114 bhp 85 kW 114.0 CO2 1485 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 1995 cm3 116 PS 114 bhp 85 kW 116.0 CO2 1505 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1995 cm3 143 PS 141 bhp 105 kW 116.0 CO2 1485 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 1995 cm3 143 PS 141 bhp 105 kW 117.0 CO2 1505 kg

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2011 BMW 320i data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2810 mm 110.6 inches
Track/tread (front) 1543 mm 60.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1583 mm 62.3 inches
Length 4624 mm 182 inches
Width 1811 mm 71.3 inches
Height 1429 mm 56.3 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.65
Kerb weight 1475 kg 3252 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 60 litres 13.2 UK Gal 15.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.29
Frontal area 2.20
CdA 0.64
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer BMW
Engine code N20B20U0
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1997 cc
(121.864 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 84 × 90.1 mm
3.31 × 3.55 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.93
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 184 PS (181 bhp) (135 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output 90.6 bhp/litre
1.49 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 270 Nm (199 ft·lb) (27.5 kgm)
at 1250-4500 rpm
Specific torque 135.2 Nm/litre
1.63 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1699 kPa (246.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 499.25 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 7.3 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 27.6 s
Maximum speed 235 km/h (146 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 124.42 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
91.51 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
122.71 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.93 kg/kW
18.25 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 8.2/4.9/6.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined EU5
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km8.2/4.9/6.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre12.2/20.4/16.4 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG34.4/57.6/46.3 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG28.7/48.0/38.6 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 144.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 141.52 g/km
VED band (UK) F
CO2 Effizienz (DE) C
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 7.0J x 16
Wheel size rear 7.0J x 16
Tyres front 225/50 R 17 94W
Tyres rear 225/50 R 17 94W
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-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 ID257114
Production total
Model code
Model family F30
RAC rating 17.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2011 BMW 320i added 2011-10-17.
Last modified 2013-02-28.