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1996 BMW M3 E36 specs

Curb weight 1474 kilograms (3250 pounds)
Year introduced 1996
Displacement 3200 cubic centimeters (3.2 liters / 195 cubic inches)
Maximum power 321 metric horsepower (317 brake horsepower / 236 kilowatts)
Maximum torque 350 Newton-meters (258 pound-feet)
Engine location front-mounted
Drive rear wheel drive
0 to 60 mph 5.2 seconds
0 to 100 kph 5.5 seconds
Quarter mile 14.0 s @ 105 mph
Top speed 250 kph / 155 mph

M3 distance acceleration in feet

300 feet 6.0 s @ 66 mph
1/8 mile 9.2 s @ 85 mph
1000 feet 11.8 s @ 96 mph
1/4 mile 14.0 s @ 105 mph
2000 feet 18.1 s @ 118 mph

M3 acceleration times in miles per hour

0 - 10 mph 0.9 s
0 - 20 mph 1.7 s
0 - 30 mph 2.4 s
0 - 40 mph 3.2 s
0 - 50 mph 4.1 s
0 - 60 mph 5.2 s
0 - 70 mph 6.7 s
0 - 80 mph 8.3 s
0 - 90 mph 10.3 s
0 - 100 mph 12.6 s
0 - 110 mph 15.5 s
0 - 120 mph 18.8 s

M3 acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0 - 10 kph 0.5 s
0 - 20 kph 1.1 s
0 - 30 kph 1.6 s
0 - 40 kph 2.1 s
0 - 50 kph 2.5 s
0 - 60 kph 3.0 s
0 - 70 kph 3.5 s
0 - 80 kph 4.1 s
0 - 90 kph 4.7 s
0 - 100 kph 5.5 s
0 - 110 kph 6.4 s
0 - 120 kph 7.4 s
0 - 130 kph 8.5 s
0 - 140 kph 9.7 s
0 - 150 kph 11.0 s
0 - 160 kph 12.5 s
0 - 170 kph 14.2 s
0 - 180 kph 16.1 s
0 - 190 kph 18.1 s
0 - 200 kph 20.1 s

M3 distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 6.2 s @ 109 kph
200 meters 9.2 s @ 137 kph
300 meters 11.7 s @ 154 kph
400 meters 13.9 s @ 169 kph
500 meters 16.0 s @ 180 kph
600 meters 17.9 s @ 189 kph
700 meters 19.8 s @ 198 kph

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