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Vehicle 2000 Lexus SC 300 2dr Cpe 1998 BMW 3-Series M3 2dr Cpe Manual
General
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Sub-Compact
Vehicle SC 300 M3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.9 67.3
Battery
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F 582 -TBD-
Maximum Capacity (amps) 80 80
Brake System
ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Brakes Front Yes Yes
Brakes Rear Yes Yes
Rear disc brake rotor diameter x thickness (in) 12.0 x 0.63 12.3 x -TBD-
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.6 x 1.26 12.4 x -TBD-
Type of Brakes Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Drive Train
Clutch Size (in) n/a -TBD-
Displacement (CC) 3.0L/183 3.2L/192
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG) 19 20
Final Drive Ratio 4.27 3.23
Fuel Capacity (gal) 20.6 16.4
Fuel System EFI EFI
Horsepower @ RPM 225 @ 6000 240 @ 6000
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG) 24 28
Torque @ RPM 220 @ 4000 236 @ 3800
Total System Capacity (qts) 8.9 -TBD-
Transmission Speeds 4 5
Transmission Type Automatic w/OD, Manual
Transmission Type Description Line 2 Electronic n/a
Type of Engine Gas I6 Gas 6-Cyl
Exterior
Base Curb Weight (lb) 3560 3175
Overall Length (in) 192.5 174.5
Overall Width (in) 53.2 53.8
Wheelbase (in) 105.9 106.3
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Liftover Height (in) 30.9 -TBD-
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 9.3 9.2
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 38.3 37.8
Hip room front (in) 55.1 -TBD-
Leg room front (in) 44.1 41.2
Passenger Volume 75.4 82.0
Seating capacity - Standard 4 4
Second seat head room (in) 36.1 36.6
Second seat hip room (in) 39.2 -TBD-
Second seat leg room (in) 27.2 32.7
Second seat shoulder room (in) 52.7 52.1
Shoulder room front (in) 56.0 53.2
Suspension
Front suspension Double Wishbone Springs
Ground Clearance (in) 5.1 -TBD-
Rear shock absorber diameter (mm) 25 -TBD-
Rear stabilizer bar diameter (in) 0.83 -TBD-
Rear Suspension Independent M Sport w/Coil
Rear suspension type line 2 Double Wishbone Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter (mm) 25 -TBD-
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in) 1.18 -TBD-
Track Front 59.8 56.0
Track Rear 60.0 56.6
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire size P225/55VR16 P245/40R17
Rear wheel size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 8.5
Rear wheel type Aluminum Aluminum
Spare tire size P225/55VR16 P225/45R17
Spare wheel size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 7.5
Spare wheel type Aluminum Aluminum
Towing
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue Load 160 N/A
Tow Capacity Standard 1600 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 3.1 3.25
Steering Diameter Left 36.1 38.1
Steering Diameter Right 38.1 -TBD-






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