BMW 7 Series E23 [Restyling] L7 AT Sedan (1986–1987)

Car model: BMW (BMW) Title: BMW Model: 7 series Generation: E23 [restyling] sedan Modification: L7 AT Year of issue: 1986–1987

Main characteristics


Rear axle load (kg) 1120
Front axle load (kg) 1012
The minimum amount of luggage (l) 480
Front wheel track (mm) 1502
Wheelbase (mm) 2795
Height (mm) 1430
Width (mm) 1801
Rear wheel track (mm) 1516
Ground clearance (mm) 132
Load capacity (kg) 470
Permissible gross weight (kg) 2075
Curb Weight (kg) 1605
Length (mm) 5014


Bore (mm) 92
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders 6
Piston stroke (mm) 86
Maximum torque (N • m) 290
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 4,000
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm) 5400
Intake type Distributed injection
Engine configuration Row
Engine power (hp) 185
Engine capacity (cm3) 3430
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps Four
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Machine

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Disk drives
Front brakes Ventilated discs
Rear suspension Drive axle, trailing arms, coil springs
Front suspension Independent, lever, spring, with hydraulic telescopic shock absorbers and anti-roll bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km) 13.8
Fuel tank capacity (l) 85
Fuel consumption on the highway (l / 100 km) 12.4
Fuel consumption in the city (l / 100 km) 15.7
Recommended fuel AI-95


Turning diameter (m) 10.61
Power steering Power steering

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim width 6.5 6.5
Rim diameter 14 14
Hole Arrangement Diameter (PCD) 120 120
Number of mounting holes Five Five
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 14 14
Tire height 70 70
Tire width 205 205