2012 BMW 320d xDrive F30

The 320d xDrive is an all wheel drive sedan/saloon passenger car with a front mounted engine, manufactured by BMW. It is part of BMW's F30 model series. Powering the BMW 320d xDrive is a double overhead camshaft, 2 litre turbocharged 4 cylinder engine, with 4 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 181 bhp (184 PS/135 kW) at 4000 rpm and 380 N·m (280 lb·ft/38.8 kgm) at 1750-2750 rpm respectively. The power is supplied to the wheels by means of a 6 speed manual gearbox. Quoted kerb weight is 1585 kg. Maximum quoted speed is 233 km/h, or 145 mph, stated fuel consumption is 6.2/4.1/4.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 127.0 g/km.

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2012 BMW 320d xDrive F30 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4624 mm
How heavy?
1585 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1995 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
184 PS / 181 bhp / 135 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
380 Nm / 280 ft.lb / 38.8 kgm @ 1750-2750 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 7.5 s
How fast?
233 km/h, 145 mph
How economical?
6.2/4.1/4.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
127.0 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 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
BMW 320d -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1995 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 119.0 CO2 1495 kg

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2012 BMW 320d xDrive 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) 1582 mm 62.3 inches
Length 4624 mm 182 inches
Width 1811 mm 71.3 inches
Height 1434 mm 56.5 inches
Ground clearance 145 mm 5.7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.65
Kerb weight 1585 kg 3494 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 57 litres 12.5 UK Gal 15.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.28
Frontal area 2.20
CdA 0.62
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer BMW
Engine code N47D20O1
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
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 184 PS (181 bhp) (135 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output 90.7 bhp/litre
1.49 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 380 Nm (280 ft·lb) (38.8 kgm)
at 1750-2750 rpm
Specific torque 190.48 Nm/litre
2.3 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 16.5:1
Fuel system common rail direct diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2393.6 kPa (347.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 498.75 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 7.5 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 27.9 s
Maximum speed 233 km/h (145 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 115.78 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
85.16 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
114.2 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.74 kg/kW
19.62 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 6.2/4.1/4.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km6.2/4.1/4.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre16.1/24.4/20.8 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG45.6/68.9/58.9 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG37.9/57.4/49.0 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 127.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 127.20 g/km
VED band (UK) D
CO2 Effizienz (DE) A
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
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 205/60 R 16 92V
Tyres rear 205/60 R 16 92V
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.66
Final drive ratio 3.23
general
Carfolio.com ID300597
Production total
Model code
Model family F30
RAC rating 17.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 BMW 320d xDrive added 2012-12-21.
Last modified 2013-02-28.