1998 BMW Z3 M Roadster


1998 BMW Z3 M Roadster

1998 BMW Z3 M Roadster

In Detail

submitted by Richard Owen
built at Munich, Germany
price $ $ $41 900 USD
engine Inline-6
valvetrain DOHC 4 Valves / Cyl
displacement 3152 cc / 192.3 in³
bore 86.4 mm / 3.4 in
stroke 89.6 mm / 3.53 in
compression 10.5:1
power 178.9 kw / 240.0 bhp @ 6000 rpm
specific output 76.14 bhp per litre
bhp/weight bhp per tonne
torque 319.9 nm / 236.0 ft lbs @ 3800 rpm
redline 6800 rpm
body / frame Unit Steel
driven wheels Front Engine / RWD
front tires F 225/45ZR-17
rear tires R 245/40ZR-17
front brakes Vented Discs w/ ABS & Vacuum Assist
f brake size x 315 mm / x 12.4 in
rear brakes Vented Discs w/ ABS & Vacuum Assist
r brake size x 312 mm / x 12.3 in
front wheels F 43.2 x 19.1 cm / 17.0 x 7.5 in
rear wheels R 43.2 x 22.9 cm / 17.0 x 9.0 in
steering Rack & Pinion w/ Power Assist
curb weight 1399 kg / 3085 lbs
wheelbase 2459 mm / 96.8 in
front track 1397 mm / 55.0 in
rear track 1491 mm / 58.7 in
length 4026 mm / 158.5 in
width 1740 mm / 68.5 in
height 1265 mm / 49.8 in
transmission 5-Speed Manual
gear ratios 4.21:1, 2.49:1, 1.66:1, 1.24:1, 1.00:1, :1
final drive 3.23:1
top speed ~220.5 kph / 137.0 mph
0 – 60 mph ~5.2 seconds
0 – 100 mph ~14.6 seconds
0 – 1/4 mile ~14.0 seconds