2013 BMW M235i Coupé F22

The M235i Coupé is a rear wheel drive coupé motor car with a front mounted engine, sold by BMW. The BMW M235i Coupé is one of the F22 range of cars from BMW. Power is produced by a double overhead camshaft, 3 litre turbocharged 6 cylinder powerplant, with 4 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 322 bhp (326 PS/240 kW) at 5800-6000 rpm and 450 N·m (332 lb·ft/45.9 kgm) at 1300-4500 rpm respectively. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 6 speed manual 'box. With a claimed kerb weight of 1530 kg, the BMW M235i Coupé can dispense with the 0-100 km/h sprint in 5 seconds and the kilometre from standstill in 23.8 seconds. The BMW M235i Coupé is claimed to achieve a top speed of 250 km/h or 155 mph, quoted fuel consumption is 10.9/6.4/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 189.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2013 BMW M235i Coupé F22 information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
4454 mm
How heavy?
1530 kg
What size engine?
3 litre, 2979 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
326 PS / 322 bhp / 240 kW @ 5800-6000 rpm
How much torque?
450 Nm / 332 ft.lb / 45.9 kgm @ 1300-4500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 5 s
How fast?
250 km/h, 155 mph
How economical?
10.9/6.4/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
189.0 CO2 g/km

BMW F22 models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 1998 cm3 251 PS 248 bhp 185 kW 1516 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 1998 cm3 251 PS 248 bhp 185 kW 1530 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FA 8A 1998 cm3 251 PS 248 bhp 185 kW 1580 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 2998 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW 1587 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 2998 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW 1596 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FA 8A 2998 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW 1661 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 1998 cm3 184 PS 181.5 bhp 135 kW 131.0 CO2 1455 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 1998 cm3 184 PS 181.5 bhp 135 kW 126.0 CO2 1475 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 1997 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 1495 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 1997 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 1517 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FA 8A 1997 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 1574 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 1998 cm3 252 PS 248.5 bhp 185 kW 142.0 CO2 1475 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 1998 cm3 252 PS 248.5 bhp 185 kW 142.0 CO2 1500 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 2979 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW 1590 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 2979 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW 1603 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FA 8A 2979 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW 1676 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 1995 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 106.0 CO2 1450 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 1995 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 101.0 CO2 1470 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 1499 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 119.0 CO2 1415 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 1499 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 118.0 CO2 1415 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 1995 cm3 190 PS 187.5 bhp 140 kW 107.0 CO2 1465 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 1995 cm3 190 PS 187.5 bhp 140 kW 99.0 CO2 1485 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FA 8A 1995 cm3 190 PS 187.5 bhp 140 kW 113.0 CO2 1560 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 1995 cm3 224 PS 221 bhp 165 kW 114.0 CO2 1505 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 1997 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 1495 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 1997 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 1517 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FA 8A 1997 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 1574 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 2979 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW 1590 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 2979 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW 1603 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FA 8A 2979 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW 1676 kg

Similar models

Audi S5 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FA 7A 2995 cm3 333 PS 328 bhp 245 kW 190.0 CO2 1750 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 2264 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 2264 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
Hyundai Genesis Coupé 3.8 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3778 cm3 353 PS 348 bhp 260 kW 1557 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 3778 cm3 353 PS 348 bhp 260 kW 1580 kg
2013 BMW M235i Coupé data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2690 mm 105.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1516 mm 59.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1532 mm 60.3 inches
Length 4454 mm 175.4 inches
Width 1774 mm 69.8 inches
Height 1408 mm 55.4 inches
Ground clearance 140 mm 5.5 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight 1530 kg 3373 lb
Weight distribution 52.2 % front
fuel tank capacity 52 litres 11.4 UK Gal 13.7 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.33
Frontal area 2.14
CdA 0.71
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer BMW
Engine code N55B30O0
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3 litre
2979 cc
(181.79 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 84 × 89.6 mm
3.31 × 3.53 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.94
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 326 PS (322 bhp) (240 kW)
at 5800-6000 rpm
Specific output 108.1 bhp/litre
1.77 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 450 Nm (332 ft·lb) (45.9 kgm)
at 1300-4500 rpm
Specific torque 151.06 Nm/litre
1.83 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.2:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1898.2 kPa (275.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 496.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor BMW TwinPower twin scroll turbocharger
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 5 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 23.8 s
Maximum speed 250 km/h (155 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 213.38 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
156.94 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
210.46 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.09 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 6.37 kg/kW
10.64 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 10.9/6.4/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km10.9/6.4/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre9.2/15.6/12.3 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG25.9/44.1/34.9 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG21.6/36.8/29.0 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 189.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 187.92 g/km
VED band (UK) J
CO2 Effizienz (DE) F
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 7½J x 18
Wheel size rear 8J x 18
Tyres front 225/40 R 18 88Y
Tyres rear 245/35 R 18 92Y
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.85
Final drive ratio 3.08
general
Carfolio.com ID358182
Production total
Model code
Model family F22
RAC rating 26.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2013 BMW M235i Coupé added 2013-10-25.
Last modified 2015-07-19.