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MPG: 20 city/28 hwy

1997 BMW M3 Coupe Specs

'97 BMW 3-Series M3 Coupe Specs

 

1997 3-Series M3 Coupe Engine & Performance Specs

 
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2,990 cc 3.2 liters in-line 6 front longitudinal engine with 86 mm bore, 89.6 mm stroke, 10.5 compression ratio, cast iron block, light alloy head, double overhead cam, automatic valve adjustment, variable valve timing/camshaft and four valves per cylinder
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Premium unleaded fuel
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Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 20 and country/highway (mpg): 28
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Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 28 and EPA city (mpg): 20
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Multi-point injection full management control system fuel system
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17.2 gallon main fuel tank
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Power: 179 kW , 240 HP @ 6,000 rpm; 236 ft lb @ 3,800 rpm
 

1997 3-Series M3 Coupe Braking & Suspension Specs

 
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Four-wheel ABS
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Four disc brakes including four ventilated discs
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Electronic traction control via engine management
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Rear mechanical limited slip differential
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Fullsize alloy rim internal spare wheel
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Strut front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , multi-link rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs
 

1997 3-Series M3 Coupe Lights & Exterior Specs

 
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Black/grey medium body side molding
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Body color impact absorbing front and rear bumpers with rubbing strip
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Chrome/bright trim
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Coefficient of drag: 0.32
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Driver and passenger power heated body color door mirrors
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External dimensions: overall length (inches): 174.8, overall width (inches): 67.3, overall height (inches): 52.5, wheelbase (inches): 106.6, front track (inches): 55.9, rear track (inches): 56.8 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 37.9
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Front fog lights
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Twin conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
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Luxury trim leather on shift lever skirt and leather on doors
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Opening rear ¼ windows
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Multi-coat gloss paint , multi-coat metallic paint , multi-coat black paint
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Fixed rear window with defogger
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Tinted glass
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Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 4,255, curb weight (lbs) 3,175, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 0 and gross trailer weight unbraked (lbs) 0
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Two-speed windshield wipers with W/S wiper mist setting and variable intermittent wipe
 

1997 3-Series M3 Coupe Interior Features & Specs

 
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CFC free liquid air conditioning with climate control
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Diversity antenna
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Illuminated front ashtray
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Audio anti-theft protection: code
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Manufacturer's own stereo 20 watts/channel three-band audio system with AM/FM, cassette, automatic reverse, search/repeat, scan, front/rear fader and tape logic deck
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Cargo area light
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Cargo capacity: rear seat up; to lower window (cu ft): 9.2, rear seat down; to lower window (cu ft): 0, rear seat down (cu ft): 0, all seats in place (cu ft): 9.2 and all seats removed (cu ft): 0
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Illuminated front seats cigar lighter
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Digital clock
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Full dashboard console with open storage box , full floor console with covered storage box
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Delayed/fade courtesy lights with two switches in footwell
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Front seats cup holders
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Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
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External temperature digital display
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Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment and carpet in load area
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Driver and passenger front airbag
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Sports reclining electrically adjustable driver seat with fore/aft adjustment, height adjustment, thigh support and six adjustments , sports reclining passenger seat with fore/aft adjustment and thigh support
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Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners
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Lockable illuminated glove compartment with lid
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Headlight control with auto off with ignition
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Height adjustable head restraints on front seats
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Heated washer
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Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 38.1, rear headroom (inches): 36.2, front leg room (inches): 41.1, rear leg room (inches): 32.7, front shoulder room (inches): 53.1, rear shoulder room (inches): 52 and interior volume (cu ft): 82
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Low fuel level warning
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Key power locks with internal switch includes trunk/hatch, includes fuel filler door, includes sunroof, includes power windows, includes dead bolt, operates from: trunk/hatch and operates from passenger door
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Vehicle speed proportional power steering
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Front power windows with two one-touch, console mounted switches and safety operation
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Front reading lights
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3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side , 3-point reel rear seat belts on passenger side , lap static rear seat belts on center side
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Three fixed bench front facing rear seats with zero adjustments
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Rear view mirror
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Front seat back storage
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Seating: five seats
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Leather seat upholstery with additional vinyl
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Service interval indicator
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Ten upgraded speaker(s)
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Leather covered steering wheel
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Tachometer
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Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror with cover
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Ventilation system with digital controls, push button heater controls, four fan speeds, recirculation setting and micro filter
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