BMW 327

The BMW 327 was manufactured in between the years 1937-1941 and again the production started in the year 1946 and ended in the year 1955.

The BMW 327 was first launched as a cabriolet in the year 1937 and latter in the year 1938 the coupe version has been launched. The BMW 327 was a huge success during its time where 1,396 units have been manufactured in between the years 1937-1941 and 505 units have been manufactured in between the years 1946-1955.

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The BMW 327 featured hydraulic brake control, live axle on the front and rear suspensions, and four speed manual gear box.

The BMW 327 featured a Straight-6 OHV engine with a capacity of 1971 cc. The engine delivered an output power of 55 bhp and the top speed is about 78 mph. The cars manufactured in between the years 1946-1955 also featured the same Straight-6 OHV engine with a capacity of 1971 cc and it delivered an increased output power of 80 bhp.

Specifications

Vehicle Type: 2-door coupe and cabriolet
Configuration: Front Engine
Engine: Straight-6 OHV
Capacity: 1971 cc
Power: 55 bhp and 80 bhp
Transmission: 4-Speed Manual
Wheelbase: 108.3 inches
Length: 177.2 inches
Width: 63.0 inches
Height: 56.3 inches
Weight: 2425 lbs
Top speed: 78 mph