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2001 BMW Z8 Comparisons

Base Roadster Convertible

General Pricing

Resale Value $128,000.00 $81,500.00 $50,200.00
Destination $645.00 $765.00 $765.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 5.0L V8 3.4L H6 3.2L H6
Horsepower 394 @ 6600 RPM 300 @ 6800 RPM 250 @ 6250 RPM
Torque 368 @ 3800 RPM 258 @ 4600 RPM 225 @ 4500 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 4950 3387 3179
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.7 X 3.5 3.8 X 3.1 3.7 X 3.1
Compression Ratio 11:1 11.3:1 11:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 13 17 18
Highway (mpg) 21 24 26

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3494.3 3196.7 2855.0
Wheelbase (in.) 98.6 92.6 95.2
Length (in.) 173.2 174.5 171.0
Width (in.) 72.0 69.5 70.1
Height (in.) 51.9 51.4 50.8
Track Front (in.) 61.1 57.3 57.3
Track Rear (in.) 61.7 59.1 59.4
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 2 4 2
Front Headroom (in.) 37.2 38.0 38.1
Rear Headroom (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Legroom (in.) N/A 41.6 41.6
Rear Legroom (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 55.2 51.7 51.7
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Hip Room (in.) 57.0 53.4 53.4
Rear Hip Room (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) N/A N/A N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension multi-link multi-link strut
Tires 245/45R18 205/50R17 205/50R17

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive rear wheel drive 4x4 wheel drive rear wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

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

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. N/A
Tilt Steering N/A Yes N/A
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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