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Vehicle 1998 BMW 3-Series 323ISA 2dr Cpe Auto 2009 MINI Cooper Clubman S
Body Style 2 Door Coupe Sports Coupe,HBK
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive n/a
EPA Classification Sub-Compact SUBCOMP
Turbo n/a Y
Vehicle 323is n/a
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.3 n/a
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F -TBD- n/a
Maximum Capacity (amps) 80 n/a
Brake System
ABS System Four-Wheel n/a
Brakes Front Yes n/a
Brakes Rear Yes n/a
Rear disc brake rotor diameter x thickness (in) 11.0 x -TBD- n/a
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x -TBD- n/a
Type of Brakes Pwr-Assisted n/a
Drive Train
City MPG n/a 26
Combined MPG n/a 29
Displacement (CC) 2.5L/152 1598
Driveline n/a FWD
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG) 19 n/a
Final Drive Ratio 3.91 3.65
Fuel Capacity (gal) 16.4 13.2
Fuel System EFI MPFI
Fuel Type n/a Gas
Gas Guzzler Tax n/a $0
Highway MPG n/a 34
Horsepower @ RPM 168 @ 5500 172@5500
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG) 27 n/a
PowerToWeightRatio n/a 16.6
RPM @ Peak Horsepower n/a 5500
Standard Transmission n/a 6 Speed Manual
Torque @ RPM 181 @ 3950 177@1600
Total System Capacity (qts) -TBD- n/a
Transmission Speeds 4 6
Transmission Type Automatic w/OD, M
Transmission Type Description Line 2 Electronic n/a
Type of Engine Gas 6-Cyl 1.6L I4
Valves n/a 16
Base Curb Weight (lb) 3175 n/a
Curb weight (lbs) n/a 2855
Overall Height (in) n/a 56.4
Overall Length (in) 174.5 155.8
Overall Width (in) 53.8 66.3
Wheelbase (in) 106.3 100.3
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Liftover Height (in) -TBD- n/a
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 9.2 17
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 37.8 39.0
Headroom rear (in) n/a 37.7
Hip room front (in) -TBD- 38.0
Hip room rear (in) n/a 39.0
Leg room front (in) 41.2 41.4
Leg room rear (in) n/a 32.3
Passenger Volume 82.0 80
Seating Capacity - Maximum n/a 4
Seating capacity - Standard 4 4
Second seat head room (in) 36.6 n/a
Second seat hip room (in) -TBD- n/a
Second seat leg room (in) 32.7 n/a
Second seat shoulder room (in) 52.1 n/a
Shoulder room front (in) 53.2 50.3
Shoulder room rear (in) n/a 45.9
Front suspension w/Anti-Roll Bar Ind
Ground Clearance (in) -TBD- 4.8
Rear shock absorber diameter (mm) -TBD- n/a
Rear stabilizer bar diameter (in) -TBD- n/a
Rear Suspension Multi-Link Ind
Rear suspension type line 2 w/Central Links n/a
Shock Absorber Diameter (mm) -TBD- n/a
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in) -TBD- n/a
Track Front 55.4 57.2
Track Rear 55.9 57.5
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire size P205/60R15 n/a
Rear wheel size (in) 15 x 7 n/a
Rear wheel type Aluminum n/a
Spare tire size P205/60R15 n/a
Spare wheel size (in) 15 x 7 n/a
Spare wheel type Aluminum n/a
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue Load N/A n/a
Tow Capacity Standard N/A n/a
Wt Distributing Hitch (lb) N/A n/a
Wt. Distributing Hitch-Max. Tongue Load N/A n/a
Turning Radius
Lock to Lock Turns 3.4 n/a
Steering Diameter Left 34.1 36.1
Steering Diameter Right -TBD- 36.1
Powertrain Miles n/a 50000
Powertrain Time (Months) n/a 48
Rust Time (Months) n/a 144
Warranty - Basic Miles n/a 50000
Warranty - Basic Time (Months) n/a 48

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