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BMW 3 Series E30 316 Automatik 4 door (1982 – 1987)

This BMW 3 Series E30 316 Automatik model was produced in the period between Dec-1982 and Sep-1987 model years. Also, this BMW is 5 seats 4 doors middle class (bmw 3 series) sedan (saloon).

BMW 316 Automatik (Dec-1982 – Sep-1987)

Body Style:

Sedan (Saloon), 4 doors, 5 seats


Petrol (Gasoline), Straight 4, 1766 ccm


90 Hp @ 5500 rpm / 66 kW @ 5500 rpm


140 Nm @ 4000 rpm


14,2 s 0-100 km/h, max.speed 171 km/h

Fuel Consumption:

Urban: 9,6 l/100km
Highway: 6,2 l/100km at 90 km/h and 8,1 l/100km at 120 km/h
Mixed: 8,0 l/100km

Base Price:

12148 Euro

Equipped with straight 4 petrol (gasoline) engine with 1766 ccm capacity it produces 90 Hp and 66 kW power at 5500 rpm and 140 Nm torque at 4000 rpm with top claim speed 171 km/h and acceleration 0-100 km/h in 14,2 s

General info

Brand BMW
Model series 3 Series (E30) Limousine (12/82 – 09/87)
Model 316 Automatik
Internal code E30
Model start Dec-1982
Model end Sep-1987
Model series start Dec-1982
Model series end Sep-1987
Body type Sedan (Saloon)
Vehicle class Middle Class (BMW 3 Series)
Number of doors 4
Number of seats 5

Performance and Emissions

This BMW 316 produces 90 Hp and 66 kW power at 5500 rpm and 140 Nm torque at 4000 rpm with top claim speed 171 km/h and acceleration 0-100 km/h in 14,2 s

Power 66 kW / 90 hp @ 5500 rpm
Torque 140 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Acceleration 14,2 s
Top speed 171 km/h
Fuel consumption city 9,6 l/100km
Fuel consumption highway 6,2 l/100km at 90 km/h and 8,1 l/100km at 120 km/h
Fuel consumption mixed 8,0 l/100km
CO2 emissions
Emissions category Without catalytic converter
Fuel tank size 55 l

Official fuel consumption is in the city, on the highway and in the mixed circle. Emission category is Without catalytic converter on the Super fuel type.

Dimensions & Weights

Wheelbase 2570 mm
Length 4325 mm
Width 1645 mm
Height 1380 mm
Turning circle 10,5 m
Luggage volume 425 l
Curb weight 1050 kg
Gross weight 1490 kg
Payload 440 kg
Towing capacity braked 12% 1200 kg
Towing capacity unbracked 500 kg
Vertical load N.A.
Roof load 75 kg


Engine type Petrol (Gasoline)
Fuel type Super
Injection type Carburettor
Fuel system
Aspiration Naturally aspirated
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1766 ccm
Valve gear SOHC (Single Overhead Camshaft)
Valves total 8 valves total, 2 per cylinder


Drivetrain Rear wheel drive
Gearbox type Automatic transmission, 4 speed
Start / stop system
Shift indicator

Suspension, brakes and tyres

For the better road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort in the chassis construction it has independent macpherson strut, coil springs front suspension and independent semi-trailing arm, coil springs rear suspension with discs brakes on the front axle and drum brakes on the rear. Stock tire sizes are 175/70r14t front and 175/70r14t rear.

Front suspension Independent Macpherson strut, Coil springs
Rear suspension Independent Semi-trailing arm, Coil springs
Front brakes Discs
Rear brake Drum brakes
Tire size front 175/70R14T
Tire size rear
Tire pressure monitoring system
Tire pressure control designation
Runflat designation

Safety equipment

Airbag driver 1176 Euro
Airbag passenger
Front side airbag
Front side airbag designation
Rear side airbag
Rear side airbag designation
Front head airbag
Front head airbag designation
Rear head airbag
Rear head airbag designation
Airbag Other
Airbag Other designation
Airbag deactivation
Airbag deactivation designation
Pre-crash system
Pre-Crash system designation
3-point belt rear center Standard
3-point belt rear center – designation Lap belt
Rear headrests 107 Euro
Rear head restraints
Active headrests
Isofix designation
Child seat integrated
Brake assist
Brake assist designation
City emergency brake assist
Emergency brake Assist
Collision warning
Cornering brake control
Traction control
Drive slip regulation
Electronic stability program
Driving dynamics control
Vehicle Dynamics Control – Trailer
Charging status check
Brake light dynamic
Brake light dynamic designation
Active steering
Fog lights 118 Euro
Variable light distribution
Xenon headlights
LED headlights
Laser headlights
Light sensor
Rain sensor
Auto distance control
Automatic distance control designation
Traffic jam assistant
Night view assist
Pedestrian detection
Drowsiness detection
Lane departure
Lane change assistant
Emergency assistant
Intersection assistant
Intersection assistant
Pedestrian protection system
Traffic sign recognition
Head-up display (HUD)
Speed ​​limiter
High-beam assistant


Warranty (vehicle) No
Paint warranty No
Rust warranty 6 Years
Additional warranty

Prices and additional equipment

Base price 12148 Euro
Air conditioner 1444 Euro
Central locking system 289 Euro
Window lifter electr. Front 419 Euro
Window lifter electr. Rear 767 Euro
Parking aid
Parking aid designation
Parking assistant
Trailer assist
Hill start assist
Radio 381 Euro
Radio designation BMW Bavaria C
Navigation designation
Emergency function
Alloy wheels 793 Euro
Leather interior
Metallic paint 424 Euro

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