1991 BMW 318is 16v Coupé E36

The BMW 318is 16v Coupé is a rear wheel drive motor car, with its motor located in the front, and a 2 door coupé bodyshell. The 318is 16v Coupé is part of BMW's E36 family of cars. The 1.8 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that produces 140 bhp (142 PS/104 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 175 N·m (129 lb·ft/17.8 kgm) at 4500 rpm. A 5 speed manual gearbox transfers the power to the wheels. It weighs a quoted 1240 kg at the kerb. Top quoted speed is 213 km/h (132 mph).

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Key facts

1991 BMW 318is 16v Coupé E36 information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
4433 mm
How heavy?
1240 kg
What size engine?
1.8 litre, 1796 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
142 PS / 140 bhp / 104 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
175 Nm / 129 ft.lb / 17.8 kgm @ 4500 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 10 s
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 10.2 s
How fast?
213 km/h, 132 mph

BMW E36 models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 1991 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 240.0 CO2 1410 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 1895 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 1350 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 1895 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 1390 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 1895 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 1350 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 1895 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 190.0 CO2 1335 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 1895 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 209.0 CO2 1375 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 1895 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 1390 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 2494 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 213.0 CO2 1385 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 2494 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 240.0 CO2 1420 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2793 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW 1395 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 2793 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW 218.0 CO2 1395 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 2793 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW 243.0 CO2 1430 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 5M 1796 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 1355 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4A 1796 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 1395 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 5M 1665 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1400 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 1991 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 213.0 CO2 1375 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 5M 1991 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 1420 kg
BMW 323i -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2494 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 213.0 CO2 1385 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 2494 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1420 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 5M 2498 cm3 143 PS 141 bhp 105 kW 1485 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 5A 2498 cm3 143 PS 141 bhp 105 kW 1520 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 5M 2793 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW 1440 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 5A 2793 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW 1475 kg
BMW M3 GT -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 2990 cm3 295 PS 291 bhp 217 kW 1460 kg
3 door hatchback FR 5M 1596 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 182.0 CO2 1250 kg
3 door hatchback FR 4A 1596 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 211.0 CO2 1290 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 1665 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1293 kg
3 door hatchback FR 5M 1796 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 1596 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 1190 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 1596 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 199.0 CO2 1350 kg

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2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2156 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1250 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2156 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1280 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 1998 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 1380 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1998 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW
Nissan Silvia -
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Nissan Silvia -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 1809 cm3 135 PS 133 bhp 99 kW 1110 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 1998 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 1110 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 1998 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 1150 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1839 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 1839 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW
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1991 BMW 318is 16v Coupé dati
Carozzerie
Carrozzeria4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Numero di porte2
Disegno di
Dimensioni e masse
Passo 2700 106.3
Carreggiata anteriore 1408 55.4
Carreggiata posteriore 1421 55.9
Lunghezza 4433 174.5
Larghezza 1710 67.3
Altezza 1366 53.8
Altezza minima de terra
1.64
Massa veicolo in ordine di marcia 1240 kg 2734
Ripartizione anteriore
Capacita serbatoio carburante 65 litres 14.3 UK Gal 17.2 US Gal
Aerodinamica
Coefficiente di resistenza
area frontale
CdA
Motore
naturally aspirated petrol
Costruttore del motore BMW
Tipo
Numero dei cilindri Straight 4
Cilindrata 1.8 litre
1796 cc
(109.599 cu in)
Alesaggio × Corsa 84 × 81 mm
3.31 × 3.19 in
Rapporto di alesaggio/corsa 1.04
Distribuzione double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 Valvole per cilindro
16 Valvole Totale
Potenza max
(DIN)
142 PS (140 bhp) (104 kW)
a 6000 giri/min
Specific output
(DIN)
78 bhp/litre
1.28 bhp/cu in
Coppia max
(DIN)
175 Nm (129 ft·lb) (17.8 kgm)
a 4500 giri/min

(DIN)
97.44 Nm/litre
1.18 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
Carter
Rapporto di compressione 8.8:1
Alimentazione Bo DME 1.7 fuel inj.
1224.5 kPa (177.6 psi)
Regime massimi
Numero supporti di banco 5
Raffreddamento Water
cilindrata unitaria 449 cc
Alimentazione Normal
Compressore N/A
Intercooler None
Catalizzatore Y
Prestazioni
0-80km/h
0-60mph 10 s
0-100km/h 10.2 s
0-160km/h
0-400m
0-1000m 31.1 s
Velocità max. 213 km/h (132 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 114.47 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
84.19 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
112.9 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.88 kg/kW
19.84 lb/bhp
Consumi/Emissioni
Consumo
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Emissioni di CO2
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Autotelaio
Posizione del motore front
Engine layout longitudinal
Trazione rear wheel drive  
Distribuzione di coppia N/A
Sterzo
turns lock-to-lock
diametro di sterzata
Avantreno I.MS.CS.LW.ARB.
Retroreno I.CA.ARB.
Cerchi anteriori
Cerchi posteriori
Pneumatici anteriori
Pneumatici posteriori
Freni ant/post VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Diametro di freni anteriori
Diametro di freni posteriori
Braked area
Trasmissione 5
Inizio rapporto di cambio 1
Rapporto finale 3.45
Generalità
Carfolio.com ID56353
Production total
Codice di modello
Codice di serie E36
RAC rating 17.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1991 BMW 318is 16v Coupé added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.