1968 BMW 2000 Tii Touring

The 2000 Tii Touring is a motor vehicle from BMW, with rear wheel drive, a front located engine and an estate/station wagon body style. The 4 cylinder, single overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 2 litres. For this model it provides power and torque figures of 130 bhp (132 PS/97 kW) at 5800 rpm and 177 Nm (131 lbft/18 kgm) at 4500 rpm respectively. The engine drives the wheels via a 4 speed manual transmission. The quoted weight at the kerb is 1070 kg. Top quoted speed is 198 km/h, which equates to 123 mph.

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1968 BMW 2000 Tii Touring information summary

What body style?
estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4110 mm
How heavy?
1070 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1991 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
132 PS / 130 bhp / 97 kW @ 5800 rpm
How much torque?
177 Nm / 131 ft.lb / 18 kgm @ 4500 rpm
How fast?
198 km/h, 123 mph
1968 BMW 2000 Tii Touring data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2500 mm 98.4 inches
Track/tread (front) 1335 mm 52.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1335 mm 52.6 inches
Length 4110 mm 161.8 inches
Width 1590 mm 62.6 inches
Height 1380 mm 54.3 inches
Ground clearance 140 mm 5.5 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.64
Kerb weight 1070 kg 2359 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 52 litres 11.4 UK Gal 13.7 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer BMW
Engine code M 15
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1991 cc
(121.498 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 89 × 80 mm
3.5 × 3.15 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.11
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
132 PS (130 bhp) (97 kW)
at 5800 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
65.3 bhp/litre
1.07 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
177 Nm (131 ft·lb) (18 kgm)
at 4500 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
88.9 Nm/litre
1.07 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system Kugelfischer fuel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1117.2 kPa (162 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 497.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 198 km/h (123 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 123.18 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
90.6 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
121.5 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.04 kg/kW
18.44 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.LW.TrLi.ARB.
Rear suspension I.STA.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Dr-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.45
general
Carfolio.com ID56650
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 19.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1968 BMW 2000 Tii Touring added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.