2001 BMW Z3 M Roadster


2001 BMW Z3 M Roadster

2001 BMW Z3 M Roadster

In Detail

submitted by Richard Owen
built at Munich, Germany
engine S34 Inline-6
position Front Longitudinal
aspiration Natural
valvetrain DOHC, Valves per Cyl
fuel feed Electronic Sequential Injection
displacement 3246 cc / 198.1 in³
bore 87 mm / 3.43 in
stroke 91 mm / 3.58 in
compression 11.5:1
power 234.9 kw / 315.0 bhp @ 7400 rpm
specific output 97.04 bhp per litre
bhp/weight bhp per tonne
torque 340.31 nm / 251.0 ft lbs @ 4900 rpm
redline 7600
wheel type Cast Alloy
front tires 225/45ZR-17 Michelin Pilot Sport
rear tires 245/40ZR-17 Michelin Pilot Sport
front brakes Vented Discs w/Vacuum Assist, ABS
f brake size x 315 mm / x 12.4 in
rear brakes Vented Discs w/Vacuum Assist, ABS
r brake size x 312 mm / x 12.3 in
front wheels F 43.2 x 19.0 cm / 17 x 7.5 in
rear wheels R 43.2 x 22.9 cm / 17 x 9 in
steering Rack & Pinion w/Power Assist
f suspension MacPherson Struts w/Lower Control Arms, Coild Springs, Tube Shocks, Anti-Roll Bar
r suspension MacPherson Struts w/Lower Control Arms, Coild Springs, Tube Shocks, Anti-Roll Bar
curb weight 1425 kg / 3142 lbs
wheelbase 2459 mm / 96.8 in
front track 1422 mm / 56 in
rear track 1491 mm / 58.7 in
length 4025 mm / 158.5 in
width 1740 mm / 68.5 in
height 1266 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 3.15:1
top speed ~249.4 kph / 155.0 mph
0 – 60 mph ~5.3 seconds
0 – 100 mph ~12.7 seconds
0 – 1/4 mile ~14.0 seconds
drag 0.42 Cd