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BMW 3 Series E46 318i (2001 – 2005)

This BMW 3 Series E46 318i model was produced in the period between aug-2001 and mar-2005 model years. Also, this BMW is 5 seats 4 doors compact executive car (d) sedan (saloon).
Overview
Model:

BMW 318i (Aug-2001 – Mar-2005)

Body Style:

Sedan (Saloon), 4 doors, 5 seats

Engine:

Petrol (Gasoline), Straight 4, 1995 ccm

Power:

143 Hp @ 6000 rpm / 105 kW @ 6000 rpm

Torque:

200 Nm @ 3750 rpm

Speed:

9,3 s 0-100 km/h, max.speed 218 km/h

Fuel Consumption:

Urban: 10,4 l/100km
Highway: 5,7 l/100km
Mixed: 7,4 l/100km

Base Price:

25950 Euro

Equipped with straight 4 petrol (gasoline) engine with 1995 ccm capacity it produces 143 Hp and 105 kW power at 6000 rpm and 200 Nm torque at 3750 rpm with top claim speed 218 km/h and acceleration 0-100 km/h in 9,3 s

General info

BrandBMW
Model series3 Series (E46) Limousine (08/01 – 03/05)
Model318i 
Internal codeE46
Model startAug-2001
Model endMar-2005
Model series startAug-2001
Model series endMar-2005
Body typeSedan (Saloon)
Vehicle classCompact executive car (D)
Number of doors4
Number of seats5

Performance and Emissions

Equipped with straight 4 petrol (gasoline) engine with 1995 ccm capacity it produces 143 Hp and 105 kW power at 6000 rpm and 200 Nm torque at 3750 rpm with top claim speed 218 km/h and acceleration 0-100 km/h in 9,3 s

Power105 kW / 143 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque200 Nm @ 3750 rpm
Acceleration9,3 s
Top speed218 km/h
Fuel consumption city10,4 l/100km
Fuel consumption highway5,7 l/100km
Fuel consumption mixed7,4 l/100km
CO2 emissions
Emissions categoryEuro 4
Fuel tank size63 l

Official fuel consumption is 10,4 l/100km in the city, 5,7 l/100km on the highway and 7,4 l/100km in the mixed circle. Emission category is Euro 4 with carbon dioxide emissions on the Super Plus fuel type

Dimensions & Weights

Wheelbase2725 mm
Length4471 mm
Width1739 mm
Height1415 mm
Turning circle10,5 m
Luggage volume440 l
Curb weight1395 kg
Gross weight1820 kg
Payload425 kg
Towing capacity braked 12%1400 kg
Towing capacity unbracked680 kg
Vertical load75 kg
Roof load75 kg

Engine

Engine typePetrol (Gasoline)
Fuel typeSuper Plus
Injection typeIndirect injection
Fuel system
AspirationNaturally aspirated
CylindersStraight 4
Capacity1995 ccm
Valve gear
Valves total16 valves total, 4 per cylinder

Transmission

DrivetrainRear wheel drive
Gearbox typeManual transmission, 5 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 coil springs front suspension and coil springs rear suspension with discs brakes on the front axle and discs on the rear. Stock tire sizes are 205/55r16v front and 205/55r16v rear.

Front suspensionCoil springs
Rear suspensionCoil springs
Front brakesDiscs
Rear brakeDiscs
Tire size front205/55R16V
Tire size rear205/55R16V
Tire pressure monitoring system220 Euro
Tire pressure control designationDirect measurement (Sensor)
Runflat
Runflat designation

Safety equipment

Airbag driverStandard
Airbag passengerStandard
Front side airbagStandard
Front side airbag designation
Rear side airbag320 Euro
Rear side airbag designation
Front head airbagStandard
Front head airbag designationWindowbag
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 centerStandard
3-point belt rear center – designation3-Point harness
Rear headrestsStandard
Rear head restraintsStandard
Active headrests
IsofixStandard
Isofix designationOnly back
Child seat integrated
ABSStandard
Brake assistStandard
Brake assist designationDynamic Brake Control
City emergency brake assist
Emergency brake Assist
Collision warning
Cornering brake controlStandard
Traction controlStandard
Drive slip regulationDynamic Traction Control
Electronic stability programStandard
Driving dynamics controlDynamic Stability Control III
Vehicle Dynamics Control – Trailer
Charging status check
Brake light dynamic
Brake light dynamic designation
Active steering
Fog lights200 Euro
Cornering
Headlights
Variable light distribution
Xenon headlights790 Euro
LED headlights
Laser headlights
Light sensorPackage
Rain sensorPackage
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

Warranty (vehicle)No
Paint warrantyNo / ab Mj. 2004: 3 Years
Rust warranty6 Years / ab Mj.2004: 12 Years
Additional warrantyMobilitätsgarantie: unbegrenzt und europaweit für Ersthalter bei Einhaltung aller Inspektionen

Prices and additional equipment

Base price25950 Euro
Air conditionerStandard
Central locking systemStandard
Window lifter electr. FrontStandard
Window lifter electr. Rear360 Euro
Parking aid400 Euro
Parking aid designationRear
Parking assistant
Trailer assist
Hill start assist
Radio450 Euro
Radio designationBMW Reverse
Navigation2300 Euro
Navigation designationColor display
Emergency functionPackage
Alloy wheels650 Euro
Leather interior2060 Euro
Metallic paint670 Euro

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