1998 BMW Z3 M Roadster


1998 BMW Z3 M Roadster

1998 BMW Z3 M Roadster

In Detail

submitted byRichard Owen
built atMunich, Germany
price $$ $41 900 USD
engineInline-6
valvetrainDOHC 4 Valves / Cyl
displacement3152 cc / 192.3 in³
bore86.4 mm / 3.4 in
stroke89.6 mm / 3.53 in
compression10.5:1
power178.9 kw / 240.0 bhp @ 6000 rpm
specific output76.14 bhp per litre
bhp/weightbhp per tonne
torque319.9 nm / 236.0 ft lbs @ 3800 rpm
redline6800 rpm
body / frameUnit Steel
driven wheelsFront Engine / RWD
front tiresF 225/45ZR-17
rear tiresR 245/40ZR-17
front brakesVented Discs w/ ABS & Vacuum Assist
f brake sizex 315 mm / x 12.4 in
rear brakesVented Discs w/ ABS & Vacuum Assist
r brake sizex 312 mm / x 12.3 in
front wheelsF 43.2 x 19.1 cm / 17.0 x 7.5 in
rear wheelsR 43.2 x 22.9 cm / 17.0 x 9.0 in
steeringRack & Pinion w/ Power Assist
curb weight1399 kg / 3085 lbs
wheelbase2459 mm / 96.8 in
front track1397 mm / 55.0 in
rear track1491 mm / 58.7 in
length4026 mm / 158.5 in
width1740 mm / 68.5 in
height1265 mm / 49.8 in
transmission5-Speed Manual
gear ratios4.21:1, 2.49:1, 1.66:1, 1.24:1, 1.00:1, :1
final drive3.23:1
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