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null 1997 BMW 840
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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 1997 BMW 840 specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1997 BMW 840 warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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1997 BMW 840 CiA 2dr Coupe
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$75,700
    Invoice *$66,265
    Engine4.4L V-8 282 HP
    Transmission5-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD
    Fuel Economy City15.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy20.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles48/50,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine4.4L V-8 282 HP
    Transmission5-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD
    Alternator140 amp
    Battery65 amp with dual batteries
    Axle Ratio2.93
    Recommended Fuel Typepremium unleaded
    Fuel Tank23.8 gal.
    Auxiliary Fuel TankN/A
    Exhaustdual stainless steel
    Drive Typerear-wheel
    4WD ShiftN/A
    Locking Hub ControlN/A
    Limited Slip DifferentialN/A
    Traction ControlABS & driveline
  • Steering and Suspension
    Electronic StabilityN/A
    RideN/A
    Ride ControlN/A
    Adaptive SuspensionN/A
    Auto-Levelling SuspensionN/A
    Front Suspensionstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoil
    Front Torsion BarN/A
    Front ShocksN/A
    Rear Suspensionmulti-link
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll bar
    Rear Springscoil
    Rear ShocksN/A
    Steeringre-circulating ball
    Steering CoolerN/A
    Brakes4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfront
    Wheels16.0 " silver aluminum
    Front TiresP235/50WR16.0BSW performance AS
    Rear Tires (if different from Front)N/A
    Spare Tire and Wheelfull-size aluminum
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity4
    Front Seat Typebucket
    Heated Front Seatsdriver and front passenger heated-cushion
    Front Headrestspower adjustable
    Front Armrestscenter w/storage
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls(6-way power)
    Easy Entryrear seat easy entry
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls(6-way power)
    Rear Seats50-50 bench
    Rear Headrestsfixed
    Rear Child SeatsN/A
    Rear Armrestscenter with pass-thru and skibag
    Third Row SeatsN/A
    Third Row Child SeatsN/A
    Third Row ArmrestsN/A
    Seat Trimleather
    Door Trimleather
    Headlinerfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpet
    Floor MatsN/A
    Dashboard Insertsimulated wood
    Gear Shift Knob Trimleather
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Sunroofpower
    Convertible RoofN/A
    Roof FeaturesN/A
    Vanity Mirrorsdual illuminated
    Auxiliary VisorsN/A
    Rearview Mirrorauto-dimming day-night
    Rear Visor Vanity MirrorN/A
    Glove Boxlocking
    Cabback InsulatorN/A
    Dome Lightfade
    Reading Lightsfront & rear
    Floor Consolefull
    Overhead ConsoleN/A
    Cup Holderfront and rear
    Instrument Panel StorageN/A
    Dashboard StorageN/A
    Interior Concealed StorageN/A
    Seatback StorageN/A
    Refrigerated BoxN/A
    Manufacturer Luggage SetN/A
    Door Binsdual
    Rear Door BinsN/A
    Underseat TrayN/A
    Cargo Concealed StorageN/A
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimcarpet
    Cargo CoverN/A
    Cargo NetN/A
    Cargo Tie DownsN/A
    Cargo Lightcargo light
    Air CompressorN/A
    Front Air Conditioningdual zone front
    Climate Controlautomatic air conditioning
    Rear Air ConditioningN/A
    Air Filterair filter
    Rear Heat DuctsN/A
    Automatic Air RecirculationN/A
    Rear HeaterN/A
    Radiopremium AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
    Radio Steering Wheel ControlsN/A
    CDcompatible
    MP3 PlayerN/A
    MiniDisc PlayerN/A
    Speakers10
    AmplifierN/A
    Radio Theft Deterrentradio theft deterrent
    Antennawindow grid diversity
    Cruise Controlcruise control
    Door Lockspower with 2 stage unlock
    Heated Door LocksN/A
    Remote Keyless Entrykeyfob (all doors)
    Trunk/Hatch/Door ReleaseN/A
    Remote Fuel Flap ReleaseN/A
    Rear Window ReleaseN/A
    Rear Child Safety Door LocksN/A
    Fuel Filler Door Releasefuel filler door release
    Cell Phonepre-wiring
    Power Outlets1
    AC power outletN/A
    Trunk PulldownN/A
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory Powerretained accessory power
    Garage Door OpenerN/A
    Smokers PackageN/A
    Lighter ElementsN/A
    First Aid KitN/A
    Emergency SOSN/A
    Adjustable PedalsN/A
    Entertainment CenterN/A
    Voice RecorderN/A
    Picnic TableN/A
    Internet AccessN/A
    Instrument Displayanalog
    Tachometertachometer
    Oil Pressure GaugeN/A
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Volt GaugeN/A
    InclinometerN/A
    AltimeterN/A
    Heads Up DisplayN/A
    Clockin-dash
    CompassN/A
    Exterior Temperatureexterior temperature
    Systems Monitorsystems monitor
    Check ControlN/A
    Trip Computertrip computer
    Trip Odometertrip odometer
    Park Distance ControlN/A
    Navigation SystemN/A
    Steering Wheelpower telescopic tilt
    Steering Wheel Materialleather
    Tow BarN/A
    Front Windowspower
    Rear Windowspower
    Quarter Vent Rear WindowsN/A
    1-Touch Openfront and rear
    Tinted Windowslight
    Double Pane Side GlassN/A
    Sun BlindsN/A
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittent
    Heated Front Wipersjets
    Rain Detecting WipersN/A
    Speed Sensitve WipersN/A
    Rear Windshield WiperN/A
    Rear Heated WipersN/A
    Electrically Heated WindshieldN/A
    Sun Visor StripN/A
    Rear Defrosterrear defroster
    Rear BlindsN/A
    Rear Windshield TypeN/A
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Daytime Running LightsN/A
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passenger
    Driver Side Impact AirbagsN/A
    Passenger Side Impact AirbagN/A
    Overhead AirbagN/A
    Occupancy SensorN/A
    Childseat SensorN/A
    Head ProtectionN/A
    Knee AirbagN/A
    Rear Side AirbagN/A
    Side Impact BarsN/A
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfront
    Ignition Disableimmobilizer
    Panic Alarmpanic alarm
    Tracker SystemN/A
    Security Systemsecurity system
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count2 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume9.5 cu.ft.
    Exterior Cargo LengthN/A
    Exterior Length188.2 "
    Exterior Width73.0 "
    Exterior Height52.8 "
    Wheelbase106 "
    Front Tread61 "
    Rear Tread62 "
    Turning Radius18.8 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating4,949 lbs.
    Curb Weight4,167 lbs.
    Front Gross Axle Weight RatingN/A
    Rear Gross Axle Weight RatingN/A
    Payload783 lbs.
    Max Trailer WeightN/A
    Max Trailer Tongue WeightN/A
    Drag Coefficient.29
    Front Legroom44.0 "
    Rear Legroom25.2 "
    Front Headroom35.9 "
    Rear Headroom34.7 "
    Third Row HeadroomN/A
    Front Hiproom57.3 "
    Rear Hiproom55.3 "
    Third Row HiproomN/A
    Front Shoulder Room57.3 "
    Rear Shoulder Room55.3 "
    Third Row Shoulder RoomN/A
    Passenger Volume81 cu.ft.
    Exterior Cargo WidthN/A
    Exterior Cargo VolumeN/A
    Interior Cargo Volume9.5 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats FoldedN/A
  • Exterior Features
    Mud FlapsN/A
    Rear SpoilerN/A
    Running BoardsN/A
    Skid PlatesN/A
    Trunk RackN/A
    PickupN/A
    Bumpersbody-colored
    Rear BumperN/A
    Rear Step BumperN/A
    Bodyside Moldingsblack
    Bodyside InsertN/A
    Bodyside CladdingN/A
    Rocker Panel Extensionsrocker panel extensions
    Wheel WellN/A
    Fender FlaresN/A
    Grille Moldingschrome
    Paintmonotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual power remote heated
    TraileringN/A
    Trailering HarnessN/A
    Trailering HitchN/A
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles48/50,000
    Major Components Months/Miles48/50,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles72/100,000
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles48/50,000
    Maintenance Months/MilesN/A
    Accessories Months/Miles96/80,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 1997 BMW 840 safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
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