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Vehicle 1999 BMW 3-Series 318TI 3dr HB Manual 1997 Buick Skylark 2dr Cpe Gran Sport SC
General
Body Style 3 Door Coupe 2 Dr Cpe Gran Sport
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Vehicle 318ti Skylark
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.9 67.6
Battery
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F n/a 600
Maximum Capacity (amps) 80 105
Brake System
ABS System Four-Wheel 4 Wheel
Brakes Front Yes Yes
Brakes Rear Yes n/a
Drum n/a Yes
Drum Diam x Width (in) n/a 7.87 x 1.77
Rear disc brake rotor diameter x thickness (in) 10.7 x - TBD - n/a
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x - TBD - 10.2 x 0.79
Type of Brakes Pwr-Assisted Power
Drive Train
Displacement (CC) 1.9L/116 3.1L/191
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG) 23 20
Final Drive Ratio 3.45 2.93
Fuel Capacity (gal) 14.5 15.2
Fuel System EFI SFI
Horsepower @ RPM 138 @ 6000 155 @ 5200
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG) 32 29
Torque @ RPM 133 @ 4300 185 @ 4000
Total System Capacity (qts) n/a 13.1
Transmission Speeds 5 4
Transmission Type Manual Automatic w/OD,
Transmission Type Description Line 2 n/a Electronic
Type of Engine Gas I4 Gas V6
Exterior
Base Curb Weight (lb) 2778 2973
Overall Length (in) 165.7 188.4
Overall Width (in) 54.8 53.6
Wheelbase (in) 106.3 103.4
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Liftover Height (in) n/a 28.1
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 15.0 13.3
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 38.7 37.8
Hip room front (in) n/a 49.5
Leg room front (in) 41.1 43.1
Passenger Volume 87.0 88.4
Seating capacity - Standard 4 5
Second seat head room (in) 37.0 36.5
Second seat hip room (in) n/a 50.3
Second seat leg room (in) 32.6 32.5
Second seat shoulder room (in) 53.1 55.0
Shoulder room front (in) 54.0 52.2
Suspension
Front suspension w/Coil Springs w/Coil Spring
Ground Clearance (in) n/a 5.7
Rear shock absorber diameter (mm) n/a 25
Rear stabilizer bar diameter (in) n/a 0.51
Rear Suspension Semi-Trailing Arm Trailing Arm
Rear suspension type line 2 w/Coil Springs w/Twist Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter (mm) n/a 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in) n/a 0.87
Track Front 55.4 55.8
Track Rear 55.6 55.3
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire size P225/50WR16 P205/55R16
Rear wheel size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 6
Rear wheel type Aluminum Aluminum
Spare tire size n/a T115/70D14
Spare wheel size (in) n/a 14 x 4
Spare wheel type Steel Steel
Towing
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue Load N/A 100
Tow Capacity Standard N/A 1000
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 2.33
Steering Diameter Left 35.4 35.3
Steering Diameter Right n/a 37.2






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