2000 BMW 728i E38

The 728i is a rear wheel drive saloon (sedan) motor car with a front located engine, from BMW. It is part of BMW's E38 model series. Powering the BMW 728i is a double overhead camshaft, 2.8 litre naturally aspirated 6 cylinder powerplant, with 4 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 190.5 bhp (193 PS/142 kW) at 5500 rpm and 280 N·m (207 lb·ft/28.6 kgm) at 3500 rpm respectively. This power is supplied to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. Having a claimed kerb weight of 1785 kg, the BMW 728i covers the 0-100 km/h yardstick in 8.6 seconds and the standing kilometre in 29.7 seconds. The BMW 728i is claimed to attain a top speed of 228 km/h which is 142 mph, stated fuel consumption is 14.3/7.6/10.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 242.0 g/km.

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2000 BMW 728i E38 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4984 mm
How heavy?
1785 kg
What size engine?
2.8 litre, 2793 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
193 PS / 190.5 bhp / 142 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
280 Nm / 207 ft.lb / 28.6 kgm @ 3500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 8.6 s
How fast?
228 km/h, 142 mph
How economical?
14.3/7.6/10.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
242.0 CO2 g/km

BMW E38 models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 2793 cm3 193 PS 190.5 bhp 142 kW 272.0 CO2 1805 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 2926 cm3 193 PS 190.5 bhp 142 kW 232.0 CO2 1905 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 3498 cm3 238 PS 235 bhp 175 kW 291.0 CO2 1885 kg
BMW 740d -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 3901 cm3 245 PS 242 bhp 180 kW 260.0 CO2 2035 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 4398 cm3 286 PS 282 bhp 210 kW 301.0 CO2 1925 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 2926 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 232.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2497 cm3 143 PS 141 bhp 105 kW 217.0 CO2 1820 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 2497 cm3 143 PS 141 bhp 105 kW 252.0 CO2 1840 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 4398 cm3 286 PS 282 bhp 210 kW 298.0 CO2 1895 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 4398 cm3 286 PS 282 bhp 210 kW 310.0 CO2 1925 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 4398 cm3 286 PS 282 bhp 210 kW 1930 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 5379 cm3 326 PS 322 bhp 240 kW 338.0 CO2 2055 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2997 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 1800 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 2997 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 1830 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 3982 cm3 286 PS 282 bhp 210 kW 1865 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 3982 cm3 286 PS 282 bhp 210 kW 1915 kg

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2000 BMW 728i
Karosserie
Karosserie4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Anzahl türen 4
Entwerfer
Maße und Gewicht
Radstand 2930 115.4
Spurweite vorn 1552 61.1
Spurweite hinten 1568 61.7
Länge 4984 196.2
Breite 1862 73.3
Höhe 1435 56.5
Bodenfreiheit
1.7
Leergewicht 1785 kg 3935
Gewichtsverteilung (vorn)
Tankinhalt 85 litres 18.7 UK Gal 22.5 US Gal
Aerodynamik
Luftwiderstandsbeiwert 0.3
Stirnfläche 2.21
CdA 0.66
Motor
naturally aspirated petrol
Motor Hersteller BMW
Motor-Typ
Anzahl zylinders Straight 6
Hubraum 2.8 litre
2793 cc
(170.439 cu in)
Bohrung × Hub 84 × 84 mm
3.31 × 3.31 in
Bohrung/Hub Verhältnis 1
Verteilung double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 Ventile pro Zylinder
24 Insgesamt Ventile
Leistung
(DIN)
193 PS (190.5 bhp) (142 kW)
bei 5500 U/min
spezifisches Leistung
(DIN)
68.2 bhp/litre
1.12 bhp/cu in
Max. Drehmoment
(DIN)
280 Nm (207 ft·lb) (28.6 kgm)
bei 3500 U/min
Spezifisches Drehmoment
(DIN)
100.25 Nm/litre
1.21 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sumpf nassersumpf
Verdichtungsverhältnis 10.2:1
Vergasser/Einspritzung EFI
effektiver Mitteldruck 1259.8 kPa (182.7 psi)
Höchstdrezahl
Anzahl der Kurbelwellenlager
Abkühlen Water
Einheitszylinderinhalt 465.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Kompressor-typ N/A
Ladeluftkühler None
Katalysator Y
Fahrleistungen
0-80km/h
0-60mph
0-100km/h 8.6 s
0-160km/h
0-400m
0-1000m 29.7 s
Vmax/Höchstgeschwindigkeit 228 km/h (142 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 108.21 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
79.58 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
106.72 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.57 kg/kW
20.99 lb/bhp
Verbrauch
Verbrauch 14.3/7.6/10.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km14.3/7.6/10.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre7.0/13.2/9.9 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG19.8/37.2/28.0 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG16.4/30.9/23.3 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 242.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 234.32 g/km
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Fahrgestell
Motor Platzierung front
Engine layout longitudinal
Antrieb rear wheel drive  
Drehmomentverteilung N/A
Lenkungtyp
Lenkradumdrehungen
Wendekruis
Radaufhängen vorn
Radaufhängen hintern
Rädergröße vorn 7½J x 16
Rädergröße hintern 7½J x 16
Reifen vorn 215/65 R 16 98V
Reifen hintern 215/65 R 16 98V
Bremsen vorn/hintern VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Bremse Durchmesser vorn 316 mm
Bremse Durchmesser hintern 324 mm
Braked area
Getriebe 5
Hinterachse 1
Hinterachse Übersetzungen 3.23
Allgemein
Carfolio.com ID280676
Production total
Modellnummer
E38
RAC rating 26.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2000 BMW 728i added 2012-07-15.
Last modified 2013-02-28.