BMW M3 M3 M3 Convertible Sheer Driving Pleasure Top Performance is beyond comparison. Speed is relative. But the feeling is absolute. Dynamics: a feeling measured by exhilaration proportionate to responsiveness. 1 2 3 4 5 M3. Design features. 1 M light-alloy wheel 67 in double-spoke styling (8 J x 18" at the front, 9 J x 18 at the rear). 2 SMG Drivelogic gearshift lever, chrome-plated. 3 M exhaust system with chromed dual tailpipes on each side. 4 Chrome-plated side air intake. 5 M leather steering wheel with SMG Drivelogic (available as an option) and multifunction. 6 Front air dam with extra-large intake scoop and foglamps. 6 1 2 3 4 M3 Convertible. Design features. 1 M exhaust system with chromed dual tailpipes on each side. 2 M exterior mirrors in body colour. 3 M leather steering wheel with multifunction. 4 M light-alloy wheel 67 in double-spoke styling (8 J x 19" at the front, 9.5 J x 19 at the rear, available as an option). 5 Front air dam with extra-large intake scoop and foglamps. 6 Seat-integrated belt system. 5 6 Equipment | Model distinctions Safety M3 M3 Convertible Airbags: Engine M3 M3 Convertible M3 M3 Convertible 6-cylinder in-line engine with four-valve technology and individual throttle butterflies with electronic butterfly control (EBC) – Driver and front passenger airbags, seat occupancy detector for passenger airbag Cylinder-specific knock control – ITS head airbags at the front for the driver and front passenger - Digital Motor Electronics (DME) – Side airbags at the front for the driver and front passenger Distributor, solid-state – Side airbags for rear passengers Emission standard: EU4 Alarm system with remote control Exhaust system with twin chambers and two dual tailpipes, chrome-plated Anti-lock brake system (ABS) Light-alloy cylinder head Automatic Stability Control + Traction (ASC+T) M Double-VANOS Brakes: On-board diagnosis – Compound disc brakes, inner-vented front and rear, drilled Three-way catalytic converter, heated oxygen sensor, activated carbon filter, controlled tank purge – Cornering Brake Control (CBC) – Dynamic Brake Control (DBC) Brake light, third Transmission/suspension Brake-Force Display 6-speed manual gearbox Central locking with electronic immobiliser, crash sensor, fuel tank filler flap integrated in central locking Anti-roll bars front and rear Double-joint spring-strut front axle, lightweight, with aluminium track control arms Centre lock switch Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) Integral central-arm rear axle, lightweight Flat Tyre Indicator Sequential M Gearbox (SMG Drivelogic) Foglamps Suspension with M-specific tuning (sports suspension) Headlight cleaning system Two-mass flywheel M exterior mirrors, heated and in body colour Variable M Differential Lock (up to 100%) M interior mirror with automatic anti-glare function M Mobility System beneath floor of luggage compartment Park Distance Control (PDC) at the rear Fuel consumption Parking protection provided by wrap-around plastic bumpers and side impact rubbing strips Composite CO2 emissions Rain sensor incl automatic driving lights control Seat belts: – Ergonomic belt system at the rear with three-point seat belts on all seats – Inertia-reel seat belts at the front with pyrotechnical belt latch tensioner, belt force limiter and belt restrainer – Manual belt height adjustment on the B-pillar - Safety bodyshell: – Crumple zones front and rear, aluminium door reinforcements, bumpers regenerating in impacts at up to 4 km/h Third headrest at the rear with three-point seat belts Xenon headlights for low and high beam incl automatic headlight range control Standard Optional - Not available M3 Convertible 13.4 13.6 g/km 323 328 For more information on the official fuel consumption and CO2 emissions of new passenger cars, see the “Guidelines on fuel consumption and CO2 emissions”. The booklet is sold at petrol stations, and can be obtained free of charge at the DAT (German Automobile Trust GmbH), Helmut-Hirth-Str. 1, 73760 Ostfildern-Scharnhausen. Safety battery terminal – Seat-integrated belt system (SBS) M3 I/100 km - Equipment | Model distinctions Interior features M3 M3 Convertible Interior features M3 Armrest at the front Storage compartment package Automatic air conditioning (incl AAR) Telephone: Car/Key Memory – Mobile phone preparation with Bluetooth interface Check/Control Temperature display, exterior, with acoustic warning at +3°C Child seat fastening, ISOFIX Toolkit in luggage compartment lid Climate comfort windscreen TV function (in combination with Navigation system Professional) Courtesy lights with automatic dimming function and soft on/off control Twin-tone horn M3 Convertible Universal garage opener Digital clock Upholstery: Follow-me-home function Footmats in velour Glass sliding/vent roof, electric - Glove compartment, illuminated and lockable – Cloth/leather combination - – M texture Alcantara - – Nappa leather Vent windows, at the rear, electric Headlight range control, electric - Voice input system HiFi loudspeaker system Warning triangle and first-aid kit HiFi loudspeaker system, harman/kardon Window lifts, electric, with fingertip control for opening and closing front windows, trap release and comfort locking Indirect illumination (night design) Interior mirror with automatic anti-glare function “LIGHTS ON?” warning Exterior features Navigation system Business* M3 Navigation system Professional* with on-board monitor (6.5 inches, 16:9 aspect ratio), cassette player Non-smoker package Competition Package, with 19-inch M light-alloy wheels, 18-inch brakes, ultra-direct steering, M Track Mode, Alcantara steering wheel binding, Aluminium Tech interior trim On-board computer Direction indicators, white Radio systems: Exterior mirror package – BMW Business Heat-insulating glass all round, green, with laminated windscreen – BMW Professional - High-gloss Satin Chrome – CD changer (MP3 compatible) M rear spoiler – CD player for BMW Business - Metallic paintwork – MD player for BMW Business Radio remote control, key with automatically recharging battery Rev counter with variable pre-warning lights incl integrated oil temperature display Rear-window sunblind, electrical - Service Interval Indicator showing remaining mileage in display Screenwasher nozzles, heated Seats: Soft top, fully-automatic – Lumbar support Wheels: – M sports seats with electric adjustment for height and length, driver’s seat also with angle adjustment and memory function – BMW M light-alloy wheels in double-spoke styling 67, 18-inch – Seat backrest width adjustment, electric M3 Convertible Bumpers in body colour - – BMW M light-alloy wheels in double-spoke styling 67, polished and forged, 19-inch - Windscreen with green stripe Seat heating Sill cover, with chrome inserts *Navigation system not available in all countries. Ski bag Smoker package Steering wheel: – M leather steering wheel with multifunction buttons Optional extras are available fully installed straight from the factory. For additional extras see the extensive catalogue of accessories at your BMW partner. BMW Individual will be happy to help should you wish your dream BMW to include features not listed here. To find a package that perfectly suits what you have in mind, just ask your BMW Partner. He'll be glad to be of assistance. Standard Optional - Not available Specifications | Drawings Weight M3 M3 Convertible Unladen, EU 1 kg 1570 1730 Max permissible kg 2000 2100 Permitted load 1 kg 505 445 Permitted axle load, front/rear kg 970/1140 990/1170 Permitted roof load kg 75 75 5 km/h 2502 2502 Performance Top speed Acceleration 0 –100 km/h sec 5.2 5.5 Standing-start km sec 24.2 24.8 Acceleration 80 –120 km/h in 4th gear sec 5.3 5.9 Tyre dimensions, front/rear 225/45 ZR 18 / 255/40 ZR 18 225/45 ZR 18 / 255/40 ZR 18 Rim dimensions, front/rear 8 J x 18 / 9 J x 18 8 J x 18 / 9 J x 18 Light-alloy Light-alloy Wheels Material Engine 3 Cylinders/valves Capacity cc 6/4 6/4 3246 3246 Stroke/bore mm 91.0/87.0 91.0/87.0 Max. output kW/hp/rpm 252/(343)/7900 252/(343)/7900 Max. torque Nm/rpm 365/4900 365/4900 :1 11.5 11.5 I/100 km 20.4/9.3/13.4 20.6/9.5/13.6 g/km 323 328 I 63 63 Compression ratio Fuel consumption 3, 4 Urban/extra-urban/composite CO2 emissions Tank capacity, approx. Electrical system 1 Battery capacity Ah 70 80 Alternator output A/W 120/1680 120/1680 The figure quoted includes a 90 per cent tank filling, 68 kg for the driver and 7 kg for luggage. Unladen weight applies to vehicles in standard trim. Special equipment may increase this figure. 2 Electronically limited. 3 The engines are designed for RON 98 fuel. Use of RON 95 reduces engine power and increases fuel consumption. 4 The engines comply with the EU4 emission standard. Fuel consumption is determined in accordance with the ECE driving cycle made up of approximately one-third urban traffic and two-thirds extra urban driving (related to the distance covered). CO2 emissions are measured in addition to fuel consumption. 5 With hardtop. Specifications | Drawings 1383 953 926 M3 2731 1508 4492 1924 1447 1402 1780 1525 937 1370 974 M3 Convertible 1508 2731 4492 1924 1208 1443 1780 1525 All dimensions of drawings in millimetres. The models illustrated in this brochure show the specifications for the German market. In part, they include optional equipment and accessories notfitted as standard. According to the specific requirements of other markets, alterations in models, standard and optional equipment, as described in the text and illustrations, may occur. For precise information, please contact your BMW partner. Subject to change in design and equipment. © BMW AG, Munich/Germany. Not to be reproduced wholly or in part without written permission of BMW AG, Munich.