Comparison between:
• BMW 1er (E87 LCI, facelift 2007) 116i (petrol, 2007)
• BMW 3er Touring (E46, 2001) 316i (petrol, 2001)
• BMW 3er (E46, 2001) 316i (petrol, 2001)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ManufacturerBMWBMWBMW
Series1er3er3er
Model(E87 LCI, facelift 2007) 116iTouring (E46, 2001) 316i(E46, 2001) 316i
First year of production200720012001
Last year of production200920052005

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typehatchback (liftback, fastback)station wagon (estate, combi)sedan (saloon)
Number of doors5 (five)5 (five)4 (four)
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Wheelbase2660.00 mm (millimeters)
8.73 ft (feet)
104.72 in (inches)
2.6600 m (meters)
2725.00 mm (millimeters)
8.94 ft (feet)
107.28 in (inches)
2.7250 m (meters)
2725.00 mm (millimeters)
8.94 ft (feet)
107.28 in (inches)
2.7250 m (meters)
Front track1484.00 mm (millimeters)
4.87 ft (feet)
58.43 in (inches)
1.4840 m (meters)
1470.00 mm (millimeters)
4.82 ft (feet)
57.87 in (inches)
1.4700 m (meters)
1480.00 mm (millimeters)
4.86 ft (feet)
58.27 in (inches)
1.4800 m (meters)
Rear track1497.00 mm (millimeters)
4.91 ft (feet)
58.94 in (inches)
1.4970 m (meters)
1485.00 mm (millimeters)
4.87 ft (feet)
58.46 in (inches)
1.4850 m (meters)
1495.00 mm (millimeters)
4.90 ft (feet)
58.86 in (inches)
1.4950 m (meters)
Length4239.00 mm (millimeters)
13.91 ft (feet)
166.89 in (inches)
4.2390 m (meters)
4480.00 mm (millimeters)
14.70 ft (feet)
176.38 in (inches)
4.4800 m (meters)
4470.00 mm (millimeters)
14.67 ft (feet)
175.98 in (inches)
4.4700 m (meters)
Width1748.00 mm (millimeters)
5.73 ft (feet)
68.82 in (inches)
1.7480 m (meters)
1740.00 mm (millimeters)
5.71 ft (feet)
68.50 in (inches)
1.7400 m (meters)
1740.00 mm (millimeters)
5.71 ft (feet)
68.50 in (inches)
1.7400 m (meters)
Height1421.00 mm (millimeters)
4.66 ft (feet)
55.94 in (inches)
1.4210 m (meters)
1410.00 mm (millimeters)
4.63 ft (feet)
55.51 in (inches)
1.4100 m (meters)
1420.00 mm (millimeters)
4.66 ft (feet)
55.91 in (inches)
1.4200 m (meters)
Ground clearance---
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity330.0 l (liters)
11.65 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.33 m3 (cubic meters)
330000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
435.0 l (liters)
15.36 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.43 m3 (cubic meters)
435000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
410.0 l (liters)
14.48 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.41 m3 (cubic meters)
410000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity1150.0 l (liters)
40.61 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.15 m3 (cubic meters)
1150000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1345.0 l (liters)
47.50 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.34 m3 (cubic meters)
1345000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
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Curb weight1350 kg (kilograms)
2976.24 lbs (pounds)
1395 kg (kilograms)
3075.45 lbs (pounds)
1320 kg (kilograms)
2910.10 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight1748 kg (kilograms)
3853.68 lbs (pounds)
1935 kg (kilograms)
4265.94 lbs (pounds)
1820 kg (kilograms)
4012.41 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank53.0 l (liters)
11.66 UK gal (UK gallons)
14.00 US gal (US gallons)
63.0 l (liters)
13.86 UK gal (UK gallons)
16.64 US gal (US gallons)
63.0 l (liters)
13.86 UK gal (UK gallons)
16.64 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuelpetrolpetrolpetrol
Type of fuel systemmulti-point fuel injection (MPFI)multi-point fuel injection (MPFI)multi-point fuel injection (MPFI)
Engine model---
Engine locationlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement1597 cc (cubic centimeters)1796 cc (cubic centimeters)1796 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism type-double overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationnaturally aspiratednaturally aspiratednaturally aspirated
Compression ratio-10.50 : 110.50 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)-84.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.31 in (inches)
0.0840 m (meters)
84.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.31 in (inches)
0.0840 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)-81.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.19 in (inches)
0.0810 m (meters)
81.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.19 in (inches)
0.0810 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power122 hp (horse power)
91.0 kW (kilowatts)
123.7 ps (metric horsepower)
116 hp (horse power)
86.5 kW (kilowatts)
117.6 ps (metric horsepower)
116 hp (horse power)
86.5 kW (kilowatts)
117.6 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at6000 rpm (revolutions per minute)5500 rpm (revolutions per minute)5500 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque160 Nm (newton meters)
16.3 kgm (kilogram meters)
118.0 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
175 Nm (newton meters)
17.8 kgm (kilogram meters)
129.1 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
175 Nm (newton meters)
17.8 kgm (kilogram meters)
129.1 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at4250 rpm (revolutions per minute)3750 rpm (revolutions per minute)3750 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM---
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h9.90 s (seconds)11.20 s (seconds)10.90 s (seconds)
Maximum speed204 km/h (kilometers per hour)
126.76 mph (miles per hour)
200 km/h (kilometers per hour)
124.27 mph (miles per hour)
206 km/h (kilometers per hour)
128.00 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient---

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)8.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.76 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.11 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
29.40 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.77 mpl (miles per liter)
12.50 km/l (kilometers per liter)
10.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.27 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.72 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
22.84 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.03 mpl (miles per liter)
9.71 km/l (kilometers per liter)
9.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.18 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.62 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
23.76 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.28 mpl (miles per liter)
10.10 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)5.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.12 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.35 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
46.12 mpg (miles per gallon)
12.18 mpl (miles per liter)
19.61 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.23 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.48 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
42.00 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.10 mpl (miles per liter)
17.86 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.21 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.45 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
42.77 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.30 mpl (miles per liter)
18.18 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)6.2 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.36 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.64 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
37.94 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.02 mpl (miles per liter)
16.13 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.61 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.93 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
32.22 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.51 mpl (miles per liter)
13.70 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.56 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.88 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
33.13 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.75 mpl (miles per liter)
14.08 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standardEURO V--
Catalytic converter---
CO2 emissions---

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Transmission model---
Type of transmissionmanualmanualmanual
Number of automatic gears---
Number of manual gears6 (six)5 (five)5 (five)
Final drive ratio---
Drive typerear wheel drive (RWD)rear wheel drive (RWD)rear wheel drive (RWD)

Steering

Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinion
Type of power steeringhydraulichydraulichydraulic
Turning circle diameter---

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - shock absorber strut/damper - wishbone - shock absorber strut/damper
Type of rear suspension - shock absorber strut/damper - coil springs - coil springs

Brakes

Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discsventilated discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdiscsdiscsdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYes

Wheels

Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size6J X 166.5J X 166.5J X 15
Tyre code195/55 R16H205/55 R16195/65 R15