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2000 BMW Z8 Specs

General Specifications

Built at:Munich, Germany
Price:$128 000 USD

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:Aluminum V8
Valvetrain:DOHC, 4 Valves per Cyl
Displacement:4941 cc / 301.5 cu in
Bore:94 mm / 3.7 in
Stroke:89 mm / 3.5 in
Compression:11.0:1
Power:298.3 kw / 400.0 bhp @ 6600 rpm
Specific output:80.96 bhp per litre
Bhp/Weight:244.65 bhp per tonne
Torque:500.3 nm / 369.0 ft lbs @ 3800 rpm
Redline:7000 rpm

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Aluminum Body over Aluminum Spaceframe
Driven wheels:RWD
Front tires:245/45ZR-18 Bridgestone Potenza RE040
Rear tires:275/40ZR-18 Bridgestone Potenza RE040
Front brakes:Vented Discs w/Vacuum Assist, ABS
Front brake size:343 mm / 13.5 in
Rear brakes:Vented Discs w/Vacuum Assist, ABS
Rear brake size:328 mm / 12.9 in
Front wheels:F 45.7 x 20.3 cm / 18.0 x 8.0 in
Rear wheels:R 45.7 x 22.9 cm / 18.0 x 9.0 in
Steering:Rack & Pinion w/Power Assist
Front suspension:MacPershon Struts w/Lower A-Arms, Coil Springs, Tube Shocks, Anti-Roll Ba
Rear suspension:Multi-Link w/Coil Springs, Tube Shocks, Anti-Roll Ba

Drivetrain

Transmission:6-Speed Manual
Gear ratios:4.23:1, 2.53:1, 1.67:1, 1.23:1, 1.00:1, 0.83:1
Final drive:3.15:1

Car dimensions

Weight:1635 kg / 3605 lbs
Wheelbase:2504 mm / 98.6 in
Front track:1552 mm / 61.1 in
Rear track:1567 mm / 61.7 in
Length:4374 mm / 172.2 in
Width:1831 mm / 72.1 in
Height:1318 mm / 51.9 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:249.4 kph / 155.0 mph
0 - 60 mph:4.3 seconds
0 - 100 mph:10.5 seconds
0 - 1/4 mile:12.8 seconds
Drag:0.43 Cd

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