Engines & Power

3-Series 323i

Catera Catera

Standard Engine 2.5L 170 hp I6 3.0L 200 hp V6
Horsepower 170 @ 5500 RPM 200 @ 5500 RPM
Torque (lb-ft) 181 @ 3500 RPM 195 @ 4700 RPM
Valves/Valve Configuration 24/DOHC 24/SOHC
Displacement (cc) 2494 2997
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.31 X 2.95 3.39 X 3.39
Compression Ratio 10.5:1 9.4:1
Fuel Type/System Gasoline/SEFI Gasoline/MPFI
Turbocharger No No
Supercharger No No

Transmissions

3-Series 323i

Catera Catera

Standard Transmission 5-Speed Manual 4-Speed Automatic Overdrive

Payload & Towing

3-Series 323i

Catera Catera

Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 90.80 98.20
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 10.70 14.50
Standard Towing (lb.) No data 1000
Max Towing (lb.) No data 1000
Standard Payload (lb.) No data No data
Max Payload (lb.) No data No data
Standard GVWR (lb.) No data No data
Max GVWR (lb.) No data No data

Braking & Traction

3-Series 323i

Catera Catera

4 Wheel Drive/All Wheel Drive N/A N/A
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std.
Automatic Load-Leveling N/A N/A
Electronic Brake Assistance N/A N/A
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A
Locking Differential N/A N/A
Traction Control Std. Std.
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A
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Catera Catera

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