BMW Gear Ratios

BMW Gear Ratios

The Chart below shows E36 E46 E90 E91 E92 E93 E85 E86 E83 E82 E88 transmission gear ratios. It only shows cars that were available in the US.

Note: Data may not be 100% accurate. Please let me know if you see any errors

Model Platform Type Transmission
1
2
3
4
5
6
reverse
final drive
redline
Series - E36                        
318i E36 Sedan Manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.45
6300
318is E36 Coupe Manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.45
6300
318ic E36 Convertible Manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.45
6300
318ti E36 Compact Manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.45
6300
323i E36 Sedan Manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
2.93
6500
323is E36 Coupe Manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
2.93
6500
323ic E36 Convertible Manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
2.93
6500
325i E36 Sedan Manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.15
6500
325is E36 Coupe Manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.15
6500
325ic E36 Convertible Manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.15
6500
328i E36 Sedan Manual
4.2
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.89
2.93
6500
328is E36 Coupe Manual
4.2
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.89
2.93
6500
328ic E36 Convertible Manual
4.2
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.89
2.93
6500
M3 Coupe 95 E36 Coupe Manual
4.2
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.89
3.15
6500
M3 Coupe E36 Coupe Manual
4.2
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.89
3.23
6500
M3 Sedan E36 Sedan Manual
4.2
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.89
3.23
6500
M3 Convertible E36 Convertible Manual
4.2
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.89
3.23
6500
318i E36 Sedan Automatic
2.86
1.62
1.00
0.72
-
-
2.00
4.44
6300
318is E36 Coupe Automatic
2.86
1.62
1.00
0.72
-
-
2.00
4.44
6300
318ic E36 Convertible Automatic
2.86
1.62
1.00
0.72
-
-
2.00
4.44
6300
318ti E36 Compact Automatic
2.86
1.62
1.00
0.72
-
-
2.00
4.44
6300
323i E36 Sedan Automatic
2.86
1.62
1.00
0.72
-
-
2.00
3.91
6500
323is E36 Coupe Automatic
2.86
1.62
1.00
0.72
-
-
2.00
3.91
6500
323ic E36 Convertible Automatic
2.86
1.62
1.00
0.72
-
-
2.00
3.91
6500
325i E36 Sedan Automatic
2.86
1.62
1.00
0.72
-
-
2.00
3.91
6500
325is E36 Coupe Automatic
2.86
1.62
1.00
0.72
-
-
2.00
3.91
6500
325ic E36 Convertible Automatic
2.86
1.62
1.00
0.72
-
-
2.00
3.91
6500
328i E36 Sedan Automatic
2.86
1.62
1.00
0.72
-
-
2.00
3.91
6500
328is E36 Coupe Automatic
2.86
1.62
1.00
0.72
-
-
2.00
3.91
6500
328ic E36 Convertible Automatic
2.86
1.62
1.00
0.72
-
-
2.00
3.91
6500
M3 Coupe E36 Coupe Automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.38
6500
M3 Sedan E36 Sedan Automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.38
6500
M3 Convertible E36 Convertible Automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.38
6500
3 Series - E46                        
323i E46 Sedan manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.07
6500
323ci E46 Coupe manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.07
6500
323cic E46 Convertible manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.46
6500
323iT E46 Wagon manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.46
6500
328i E46 Sedan manual
4.21
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.85
2.93
6500
328ci E46 Coupe manual
4.21
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.85
2.93
6500
325i E46 Sedan manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.15
6500
325ci E46 Coupe manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.15
6500
325cic E46 Convertible manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.46
6500
325iT E46 Wagon manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.46
6500
325xi E46 Sedan AWD manual
4.21
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.85
3.23
6500
325xiT E46 Wagon AWD manual
4.21
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.85
3.23
6500
330i E46 Sedan manual
4.21
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.85
2.93
6500
330ci E46 Coupe manual
4.21
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.85
2.93
6500
330cic E46 Convertible manual
4.21
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.85
3.07
6500
330xi E46 Sedan AWD manual
4.21
2.49
1.66
1.24
1.00
-
3.85
3.07
6500
330i 6spd E46 Sedan manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
2.93
6500
330ci 6spd E46 Coupe manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
2.93
6500
330cic 6spd E46 Convertible manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.07
6500
330xi 6spd E46 Sedan AWD manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.07
6500
330i ZHP E46 Sedan manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.07
6800
330ci ZHP E46 Coupe manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.07
6800
330cic ZHP E46 Convertible manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.07
6800
M3 Coupe E46 Coupe manual
4.23
2.53
1.67
1.23
1.00
0.83
3.75
3.62
8000
M3 Convertible E46 Convertible manual
4.23
2.53
1.67
1.23
1.00
0.83
3.75
3.62
8000
323i E46 Sedan automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.46
6500
323ci E46 Coupe automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.46
6500
323cic E46 Convertible automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.46
6500
323iT E46 Wagon automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.46
6500
328i E46 Sedan automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.46
6500
328ci E46 Coupe automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.46
6500
325i E46 Sedan automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.46
6500
325ci E46 Coupe automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.46
6500
325cic E46 Convertible automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.46
6500
325iT E46 Wagon automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.46
6500
325xi E46 Sedan AWD automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.46
6500
325xiT E46 Wagon AWD automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.46
6500
330i E46 Sedan automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.38
6500
330ci E46 Coupe automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.38
6500
330cic E46 Convertible automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.38
6500
330xi E46 Sedan AWD automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.38
6500
330i ZHP E46 Sedan automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.64
6800
330ci ZHP E46 Coupe automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.64
6800
330cic ZHP E46 Convertible automatic
3.67
2.00
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.1
3.64
6800
3 Series - E9x                        
325i E90 Sedan manual
4.32
2.46
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.94
3.23
7000
325i E90 xDrive Sedan manual
4.35
2.5
1.67
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.38
7000
325i E91 xDrive Wagon manual
4.35
2.5
1.67
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.38
7000
330i E90 Sedan manual
4.32
2.46
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.15
7000
330i E90 xDrive Sedan manual
4.35
2.5
1.67
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.15
7000
328i E90 Sedan manual
4.32
2.46
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.94
3.23
7000
328i E90 xDrive Sedan manual
4.35
2.5
1.67
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.38
7000
328i E91 Wagon manual
4.32
2.46
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.94
3.23
7000
328i E91 xDrive Wagon manual
4.35
2.5
1.67
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.38
7000
328i E92 Coupe manual
4.32
2.46
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.94
3.23
7000
328i E92 xDrive Coupe manual
4.35
2.5
1.67
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.38
7000
328i E93 Convertible manual
4.32
2.46
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.94
3.38
7000
335i E90 Sedan manual
4.06
2.4
1.58
1.19
1.00
0.87
3.68
3.08
7000
335i E90 xDrive Sedan manual
4.06
2.4
1.58
1.19
1.00
0.87
3.68
3.08
7000
335i E92 Coupe manual
4.06
2.4
1.58
1.19
1.00
0.87
3.68
3.08
7000
335i E92 xDrive Coupe manual
4.06
2.4
1.58
1.19
1.00
0.87
3.68
3.08
7000
335i E93 Convertible manual
4.06
2.4
1.58
1.19
1.00
0.87
3.68
3.08
7000
M3 E92 Coupe manual
4.06
2.4
1.58
1.19
1.00
0.87
3.68
3.85
8300
M3 E90 Sedan manual
4.06
2.4
1.58
1.19
1.00
0.87
3.68
3.85
8300
M3 E93 Convertible manual
4.06
2.4
1.58
1.19
1.00
0.87
3.68
3.85
8300
325i E90 Sedan automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.73
7000
325i E90 xDrive Sedan automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.91
7000
325i E91 xDrive Wagon automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.91
7000
330i E90 Sedan automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.64
7000
330i E90 xDrive Sedan automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.64
7000
328i E90 Sedan automatic
4.07
2.37
1.55
1.16
0.85
0.67
3.2
3.73
7000
328i E90 xDrive Sedan automatic
4.07
2.37
1.55
1.16
0.85
0.67
3.2
3.91
7000
328i E91 Wagon automatic
4.07
2.37
1.55
1.16
0.85
0.67
3.2
3.73
7000
328i E91 xDrive Wagon automatic
4.07
2.37
1.55
1.16
0.85
0.67
3.2
3.91
7000
328i E92 Coupe automatic
4.07
2.37
1.55
1.16
0.85
0.67
3.2
3.73
7000
328i E92 xDrive Coupe automatic
4.07
2.37
1.55
1.16
0.85
0.67
3.2
3.91
7000
328i E93 Convertible automatic
4.07
2.37
1.55
1.16
0.85
0.67
3.2
3.91
7000
335i E90 Sedan automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.46
7000
335i E90 xDrive Sedan automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.46
7000
335d E90 Sedan automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
2.81
7000
335i E92 Coupe automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.46
7000
335i E92 xDrive Coupe automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.46
7000
335i E93 Convertible automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.46
7000
Z4 - E85 / E86                        
Z4 2.5i E85 roadster manual
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.46
6500
Z4 3.0i E85 roadster manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.07
6500
Z4 3.0si E85 roadster manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.23
7000
Z4 3.0i N52 E85 roadster manual
4.32
2.46
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.94
3.38
7000
Z4 M3.2 E85 roadster manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.62
8000
Z4 2.5i E85 roadster automatic
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.64
6500
Z4 3.0i E85 roadster automatic
4.23
2.52
1.66
1.22
1.00
-
4.04
3.46
6500
Z4 3.0si E85 roadster automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.64
7000
Z4 3.0i N52 E85 roadster automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.73
7000
Z4 3.0si E86 coupe manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.46
7000
Z4 M3.2 E86 coupe manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.62
8000
Z4 3.0si E86 coupe automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.64
7000
X3 - E83                        
X3 2.5i E83 SAV manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.91
6500
X3 3.0i E83 SAV manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.64
6500
X3 3.0i N52 E83 SAV manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.91
7000
X3 3.0si E83 SAV manual
4.35
2.5
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.93
3.73
7000
X3 2.5i E83 SAV automatic
3.67
2
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.04
3.91
6500
X3 3.0i E83 SAV automatic
3.67
2
1.41
1.00
0.74
-
4.04
3.64
6500
X3 3.0i N52 E83 SAV automatic
4.07
2.37
1.55
1.16
0.85
0.67
3.2
4.44
7000
X3 3.0si E83 SAV automatic
4.07
2.37
1.55
1.16
0.85
0.67
3.2
4.44
7000
1 Series E8x                        
128i E82 Coupe manual
4.32
2.46
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.94
3.23
7000
128i E88 Convertible manual
4.32
2.46
1.66
1.23
1.00
0.85
3.94
3.23
7000
135i E82 Coupe manual
4.06
2.4
1.58
1.19
1.00
0.87
3.68
3.08
7000
135i E88 Convertible manual
4.06
2.4
1.58
1.19
1.00
0.87
3.68
3.08
7000
128i E82 Coupe automatic
4.065
2.37
1.55
1.16
0.85
0.67
3.2
3.73
7000
128i E88 Convertible automatic
4.065
2.37
1.55
1.16
0.85
0.67
3.2
3.73
7000
135i E82 Coupe automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.46
7000
135i E88 Convertible automatic
4.17
2.34
1.52
1.14
0.87
0.69
3.4
3.46
7000

 

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