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 cylinder2
Number of cylinders6
Piston stroke (mm)86
Maximum torque (N • m)290
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)4,000
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)5400
Intake typeDistributed injection
Engine configurationRow
Engine power (hp)185
Engine capacity (cm3)3430
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of stepsFour
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDisk drives
Front brakesVentilated discs
Rear suspensionDrive axle, trailing arms, coil springs
Front suspensionIndependent, 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 fuelAI-95


Turning diameter (m)10.61
Power steeringPower steering

Tires, wheels:

Rim width6.56.5
Rim diameter1414
Hole Arrangement Diameter (PCD)120120
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1414
Tire height7070
Tire width205205