2005 BMW M3 Model Comparison

Base Coupe

General Pricing

Resale Value $55,800.00 $39,000.00 $76,900.00
Destination $695.00 $695.00 $695.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 3.2L I6 2.5L I6 4.4L V8
Horsepower 333 @ 7900 RPM 184 @ 6000 RPM 325 @ 6100 RPM
Torque 262 @ 4900 RPM 175 @ 3500 RPM 330 @ 3600 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 3246 2494 4398
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.4 X 3.6 3.3 X 3.0 3.6 X 3.3
Compression Ratio 11.5:1 10.5:1 10.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 16 19 N/A
Highway (mpg) 23 27 N/A

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3780.9 3560.5 4177.8
Wheelbase (in.) 107.5 107.3 109.4
Length (in.) 176.9 176.7 190.2
Width (in.) 70.1 69.2 73.0
Height (in.) 53.9 54.0 54.1
Track Front (in.) 59.4 57.9 61.3
Track Rear (in.) 60.0 58.4 62.7
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 4 4 4
Front Headroom (in.) 38.4 38.0 37.8
Rear Headroom (in.) 36.9 36.4 36.7
Front Legroom (in.) 41.7 41.7 42.0
Rear Legroom (in.) 32.0 32.0 28.8
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 54.5 54.5 56.4
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 45.9 45.9 49.4
Front Hip Room (in.) 56.8 N/A 58.8
Rear Hip Room (in.) 47.6 N/A 52.5

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 80.0 80.0 82.0

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension multi-link multi-link multi-link
Tires 225/45R18 205/55R16 245/45R18

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive rear wheel drive rear wheel drive rear wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. N/A
Limited Slip Differential or Axle Std. N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A Std.

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes Yes Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes Yes Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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