What are the engine and fuel specifications of BMW M3?
By: Chakradev on 15 july 2015
BMW M3 comes with gas engine with premium unleaded fuel. The total fuel tank capacity is 15.8 gallons. The size of the base engine is 3.0 L, and the CAM specification is Double overhead cam (DOHC). It has 6 Inline cylinders and a total of 24 valves. While the maximum torque is 406 ft-lbs. @ 1850 rpm, its maximum power is 425 hp @ 5500 rpm. The valve timing is variable and the turning circle is 40.0 ft. Further, BMW M3 has Rear wheel type drivetrain and 6 speed manual transmission. These engine and fuel specifications make the BMW M3 sedan offer an average city mileage of 17 mpg and highway mileage of 26 mpg.
The new BMW M3 sedan is a very luxurious vehicle in its segment. It comes equipped with large number of comfort and luxury features. Also, to make a driving experience like a sports car the company has equipped this car with very powerful 3.0 Liter petrol engine with M Double Clutch transmission gearbox.
The engine of the new BMW M3 sedan is very powerful and it runs on petrol. The 3.0 Liter, 2979cc, six cylinder, 24 valves petrol engine generates immense power of 431 bhp with 550 Nm of maximum torque to the rear wheel of the vehicle. This high level of power and torque ensure excellent acceleration and the vehicle can reach 0-100 kmph in just 5 seconds and the top speed of the vehicle is 250kmph.