BMW E24

The BMW E24 is a 2-door coupe manufactured by the BMW in between the years 1976-1989.

The 630CS and 633CSi were the first models in the E24 manufactured in the year 1976 and later in the year 1978, a new and powerful variant 635CSi has been launched that featured black rear spoiler and five speed gearbox.

BMW E24 480
BMW E24
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In the year 1979 the 630CS version has been launched with a 2.8L fuel injected engine. In the year 1982 and 1983 several changes have been done to the E24 which included the new engine with a capacity of 3430 cc, modified exteriors and interiors and a wider five speed automatic transmission.

In the year 1984 the M635CSi has been launched. It featured 415 mm wheels wrapped with Michelin TRX tires and the engine delivered an output power of 282 bhp.

The E24 manufactured in the year 1988 featured one type of bumper and ellipsoid headlamps and finally the production of the E24 has ended in the year 1989.

Specifications

Vehicle Type: 2-door coupe
Configuration: Front Engine
Engine: 2.8L I6 and 3.5L I6
Transmission: 4 or 5 Speed Manual and 3 or 4 Speed Automatic
Wheelbase: 103.4 inches
Length: 187.2 inches
Width: 67.9 inches
Height: 53.7 inches
Weight: 3351 lbs

The versions in the E24 are

628CSi
The 628CSi was manufactured in between the years 1978-1987. It featured a six cylinder incline engine with Bosch L-Jetronic fuel injection. The capacity of the engine is 2788 cc; it delivered an output power of 181 hp at 5800 rpm, 173 lb-ft torque at 4200 rpm and the top speed is about 134 mph.

630CS
The 628CSi was manufactured in between the years 1976-1979. It featured a six cylinder incline engine with single downdraft carburetor. The capacity of the engine is 2985 cc; it delivered an output power of 182 hp at 5800 rpm, 188 lb-ft torque at 3,500 rpm and the top speed is about 130 mph.

633CSi
The 633CSi was manufactured in between the years 1976-1982. It featured a six cylinder incline engine with Bosch L-Jetronic fuel injection. The capacity of the engine is 3210 cc; it delivered an output power of 194 hp at 5500 rpm, 209 lb-ft torque at 4300 rpm and the top speed is about 134 mph.

635CSi
The 635CSi was manufactured in between the years 1982-1989. It featured a six cylinder incline engine with Bosch Motronic fuel injection. The capacity of the engine is 3430 cc; it delivered an output power of 215 hp at 5,200 rpm, 224 lb-ft torque at 4,000 rpm and the top speed is about 140 mph.

M635CSi
The M635CSi was manufactured in between the years 1983-1989. It featured a six cylinder incline engine with Bosch Motronic fuel injection. The capacity of the engine is 3453 cc; it delivered an output power of 282 hp at 6500 rpm, 246 lb-ft torque at 4500 rpm and the top speed is about 158 mph.