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BMW 740 d

(2002 model)

Brief specs of 2002 BMW 740 d

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), diesel 8-cylinder 32-valve V engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 3901 cm3 / 238.1 cu in / 238.1 cu in, 190.0 kW / 254.8 hp / 254.8 hp @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, 600.0 N·m / 442.5 lb·ft / 442.5 lb·ft @ 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)BMWIssued from2002
Model740 dIssued until0
Serie7Number made
Model familyBody constructionmonocoque
Model codeBody designationE65
ManufacturerBMWCountryDE,ZA

Bodywork

Base platformE65Number of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length5030 mm / 198.0 in / 198.0 inTotal (curb) weight2090 kg / 4608 lb / 4608 lb
Width1900 mm / 74.8 in / 74.8 inDry weight
Height1490 mm / 58.7 in / 58.7 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2990 mm / 117.7 in / 117.7 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1580 mm / 62.2 in / 62.2 inTowing weight
Track rear1580 mm / 62.2 in / 62.2 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance120 mm / 4.7 in / 4.7 inFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.6822742474916  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.41 m2 / 25.9 sq ft / 25.9 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders8
Engine TypeV engine Total number of valves32
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore84.0 mm / 3.31 in / 3.31 in
FueldieselStroke88.0 mm / 3.46 in / 3.46 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.95454545454545
Fuel supplyHigh Pressure InjectionEngine displacement3901 cm3 / 238.1 cu in / 238.1 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity487.68 cm3/cylinder / 29.760 cu in/cylinder / 29.760 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio18.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power190.0 kW / 254.8 hp / 254.8 hp at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque600.0 N·m / 442.5 lb·ft / 442.5 lb·ft at 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)76.0 kW / 101.9 hp / 101.9 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output48.7 kW/l / 1.070 bhp/cu in / 1.070 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque153.8 N·m/l / 1.35 lb·ft/cu in / 1.35 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeNumber of gears
Wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front245/55 R17Tyres rear245/55 R17
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of BMW 740 d

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