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Bayerische Motorenwerke AG

1939 BMW 321 Saloon

Technical Specifications

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1939 BMW 321 Saloon

Information Summary

What body style?: sedan/saloon
How long?: 4500 mm
How wide?: 1670 mm
How heavy?: 1000 kg
What size engine?: 1971 cc
How many cylinders?: Inline 6
How powerful?: 45.6 PS / 45 bhp / 33.6 kW @ 3750 rpm
How much torque?:
How quick? (Metric): 0-100 km/h in 35.00 seconds
How fast?: 109 km/h / 68 mph

Technical specifications of 1939 BMW 321 Saloon
Carfolio.com ID101387

bodywork

Type4/5S SAL

Key:
SAL
Saloon (Sedan)
FHC
Fixed-head coupé
DHC
Drop-head coupé (Convertible)
HBK
Hatchback
EST
Estate (Station Wagon)
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Designer
Number of doors 2

dimensions & weight

Wheelbase 2750 mm 108.3 in
Track front 1300 mm 51.2 in
rear 1300 mm 51.2 in
Length 4500 mm 177.2 in
Width 1670 mm 65.7 in
Height 1500 mm 59.1 in
Length:wheelbase ratio 1.64
Ground clearance
Kerb weight
("Curb weight" in the USA)
1000 kg 2205 lb
Weight distribution
(Front)
Fuel capacity 50 litres 11 UK Gal 13.2 US Gal

aerodynamics

Drag coefficient
Frontal area
Cx

engine

Bore × stroke 66.00 mm × 96.00 mm
2.6 in × 3.78 in
Cylinders Inline 6
Displacement 2 litre
1971 cc
(120.278 cu in)
Type OHV
Key:
SOHC
Single overhead camshaft
DOHC
Double overhead camshaft
OHV
Overhead valves
TS
Two stroke
SV
Side valves
Sl
Sleeve valves
oise
Overhead inlet side exhaust
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2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
Construction
Lubrication
Compression ratio 6.00:1
Fuel system 1 So 30 BFLVS carb
Maximum power 45.6 PS (45 bhp) (33.6 kW)
@ 3750 rpm
Specific output 22.8 bhp/litre
0.37 bhp/cu in
Maximum torque
bmep
Specific torque
Maximum rpm
Manufacturer BMW
Code
Main crankshaft bearings 4
Coolant Water
Bore/stroke ratio 0.69
Unitary capacity 328.5 cc per cylinder
Aspiration Normal
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N

performance

0-50 mph (80 km/h)
0-60 mph
0-100 km/h 35.00 s
0-100 mph
80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in top
Standing ¼mile
Standing km
Top speed 109 km/h (68 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 45 bhp/ton

fuel economy

Fuel consumption
CO2 Emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?

chassis

Engine location Front
Engine alignment Longitudinal
Drive Rear wheel drive  
Steering rack & pinion
Turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 11.00 m
Suspension front LA.TW.TL.
rear LA.SE.
Key:
I
Independent
LA
Live axle
dD
de Dion axle
W
Wishbone
DW
Double wishbones
CS
Coil springs
ARB
Anti-roll bar
LS
Leaf springs
SE
Semi-elliptic leaf springs
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Wheels front 3.50D x 16
rear 3.50D x 16
Tyresfront 5.50 x 16
rear 5.50 x 16
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr

Key:
Ve
Ventilated
Di
Disc (Disk)
Dr
Drum
S
Servo-assisted
ABS
Anti-lock Braking System
Brake front
rear
Braked area
Transmission 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1.00
Final drive ratio 4.38

general data

RAC rating 16.2
Number made 2078
Model code
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1939 BMW 321 Saloon added 2002-11-17.
Last modified 2008-04-03.
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