The roof, the hood, the rear wing and front and rear fascias were made from carbon-fibre in order to reduced weight. You do not acquire ownership rights to any content, document or other materials viewed through the site. Archived from on 8 June 2003. Archived from on 15 November 2008. In late 1993, design work began under chief designer and continued into 1995.
Archived from on 2 April 2013. Rear Standard Parking aid 400 Euro Parking aid designation Rear Parking assistant — Trailer assist — Hill start assist — Radio 450 Euro Radio designation Reverse Navigation 2150 Euro Navigation designation Color display Emergency function Package Alloy wheels Standard Leather interior 1820 Euro Metallic paint 670 Euro. Under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, the content, organization, graphics, design, compilation, magnetic, translation, digital conversion and other matters related to the automobile-catalog. Violations of copyright will be prosecuted under the fullest extent of the law. . The E46 was the first 3 Series to be available with an engine using variable valve lift.
The M3's engine has a redline of 8,000 rpm. The E46 has also competed in the British, European and Russian touring car championships. It was available for sedans from model years 2003 to 2005, and available for coupés and convertibles from 2004 to 2006. Aluminium was used for an increased quantity of suspension components, in order to decrease. The M3 was released in late 2000 and was produced in coupé and convertible body styles.
Power was delivered to the rear wheels via a race type 6-speed dual clutch sequential transmission with M locking differential. It was available in coupé and convertible body styles. They utilised a variant of the M54 engine named the. Quick access to automobile-catalog website - type in a browser: a-c. Some product and company names mentioned on this site may be trademarks of their respective owners.
The commercial copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any such matters or any part of this site is strictly prohibited. The E46 sedan was unveiled via press release on November 11, 1997 and was launched on the market at the end of April 1998 with customer deliveries. The Spec E46 cars are built to a standard with minimal modifications, to create increased competition between drivers. As with most M engines, the S54 has 6 individual , in this case electronically operated. Production development of the sedan took 24 months following design freeze and was 31 months from executive board styling approval in 1995 to its start of production in 1997. The stiffer chassis and suspension system were a carryover from the race version.
Vehicle electronics such as the radio, navigation, television and telecommunications can communicate to each other via the K-bus. Transmission and oil application chart. Archived from on 8 September 2009. The engine featured dry sump lubrication as its racing counterpart and bigger radiators. Following the introduction of the sedans in late 2004, the E46 began to be phased out. However the E46 coupé and convertible body styles remained in production until 2006. Front Standard Window lifter electr.
It included various aesthetic changes over the regular 3 series, as well as functional and mechanical enhancements. Except as expressly authorized by automobile-catalog. Suspension was modified over the standard suspension with firmer springs and dampers, larger anti-roll bars, stronger front control arm ball joints, a lower ride height, heavy duty steering rack, and slightly more negative. Archived from on 20 July 2009. The car was lowered further than a standard M3 and featured additional strut braces between the firewall and strut towers as well as between the right shock towers. The design team put an emphasis on improving aerodynamics and increasing the car's aggressive stance. However, with a curb weight of 1,450 kg 3,197 lb , the E46 328ci is 55 kg 121 lb heavier than the E36 equivalent.
Archived from on 31 August 2009. Reproduction of part or all of the contents of this web-site in any form is prohibited and may not be recopied and shared with a third party. Archived from on 7 September 2009. Archived from on 22 July 2010. Emission category is Euro 4 with carbon dioxide emissions on the Super Plus fuel type Suspension, brakes and tyres For the better road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort in the chassis construction it has coil springs front suspension and coil springs rear suspension with discs brakes on the front axle and discs on the rear. Goplen designed the production coupé and station wagon during 1996—1997.
The redesigned front and rear fascias and the rear wing optimised aerodynamics. Archived from on 26 April 2015. The M56 is claimed to have identical power output as its M54 counterpart. To view table with complete performance data and technical specifications including final drive and gear ratios, powertrain description, dimensions, accelerations chart etc. The full Terms and Conditions of using this website and database can be found. .