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BMW 7 Series E23 745i Automatic (3-Gang) (04/1980 – 07/1983)

This BMW 7 Series E23 745i Automatic (3-Gang) model was produced in the period between 04/1980 and 07/1983 model years. Also, this BMW is 5 seats 4 doors upper class (s-class) sedan (saloon).

BMW 745i Automatic (3-Gang) (04/1980 – 07/1983)

Body Style:

Sedan (Saloon), 4 doors, 5 seats


Petrol (Gasoline), Straight 6, 3210 ccm


252 Hp @ 5200 rpm / 185 kW @ 5200 rpm


380 Nm @ 2600 rpm


7,8 s 0-100 km/h, max.speed 222 km/h

Fuel Consumption:

Urban: 17,1 l/100km
Highway: 10,2 l/100km at 90 km/h and 11,7 l/100km at 120 km/h
Mixed: 13,0 l/100km

Base Price:

30499 Euro

Equipped with straight 6 petrol (gasoline) engine with 3210 ccm capacity it produces 252 Hp and 185 kW power at 5200 rpm and 380 Nm torque at 2600 rpm with top claim speed 222 km/h and acceleration 0-100 km/h in 7,8 s

General info

Brand BMW
Model series 7 Series (E23) (05/77 – 12/86)
Model 745i Automatic (3-Gang)
Internal code E23
Model start 04/1980
Model end 07/1983
Model series start 05/1977
Model series end 12/1986
Body type Sedan (Saloon)
Vehicle class Upper Class (S-Class)
Number of doors 4
Number of seats 5

Performance and Emissions

Equipped with straight 6 petrol (gasoline) engine with 3210 ccm capacity it produces 252 Hp and 185 kW power at 5200 rpm and 380 Nm torque at 2600 rpm with top claim speed 222 km/h and acceleration 0-100 km/h in 7,8 s

Power 185 kW / 252 hp @ 5200 rpm
Torque 380 Nm @ 2600 rpm
Acceleration 7,8 s
Top speed 222 km/h
Fuel consumption city 17,1 l/100km
Fuel consumption highway 10,2 l/100km at 90 km/h and 11,7 l/100km at 120 km/h
Fuel consumption mixed 13,0 l/100km
CO2 emissions
Emissions category Ohne Kat
Fuel tank size 100 l

Official fuel consumption is in the city, on the highway and in the mixed circle. Emission category is Ohne Kat with carbon dioxide emissions on the Super Plus fuel type

Dimensions & Weights

Wheelbase 2795 mm
Length 4860 mm
Width 1800 mm
Height 1430 mm
Turning circle 11,6 m
Luggage volume 480 l
Curb weight 1610 kg
Gross weight 2070 kg
Payload 460 kg
Towing capacity braked 12% 1600 kg
Towing capacity unbracked 650 kg
Vertical load N.A.
Roof load 75 kg


Engine type Petrol (Gasoline)
Fuel type Super Plus
Injection type Indirect injection
Fuel system
Aspiration Turbo
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3210 ccm
Valve gear
Valves total valves total, 2 per cylinder


Drivetrain Rear wheel drive
Gearbox type Automatic transmission, 3 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 schraube front suspension and schraube rear suspension with scheibe brakes on the front axle and scheibe on the rear. Stock tire sizes are 220/55r390h front and rear.

Front suspension Schraube
Rear suspension Schraube
Front brakes Scheibe
Rear brake Scheibe
Tire size front 220/55R390H
Tire size rear
Tire pressure monitoring system
Tire pressure control designation
Runflat designation

Safety equipment

Airbag driver 1094 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
3-point belt rear center – designation
Rear headrests Standard
Rear head restraints
Active headrests
Isofix designation
Child seat integrated
ABS Standard
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 Standard
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 30499 Euro
Air conditioner 1930 Euro
Central locking system Standard
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 458 Euro
Radio designation BMW Bavaria CR
Navigation designation
Emergency function
Alloy wheels Standard
Leather interior 1125 Euro
Metallic paint 639 Euro

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