BMW E46 3 Series

Test for FMVSS 301 compliance - Fuel system integrity
Impact speed: 30mph or 48km/h
Impactor weight: 3961lb or 1796kg
Vehicle weight: 3962lb or 1797kg

Test note:
Rear window shattered on impact. The rear doors were operable after the impact.

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    • Mark Thewlis
      Mark Thewlis

      To say it was only filmed in the year 2000, why does it look like it was filmed in the 1950’s?

      about 4 months ago
    • ReaperGTR JJ
      ReaperGTR JJ

      E-90 design after crash

      about 1 year ago
    • Gryps Nazwisko
      Gryps Nazwisko

      How to make compakt

      about 1 year ago
    • Rickusty

      That's how the BMW 3 Compact was born

      about 4 years ago
    • WhiteSlift
      WhiteSlift In reply to Rickusty

      Haha, good one! Made me chuckle good.

      about 3 years ago
    • Chris Kilgore
      Chris Kilgore

      I'm no expert but I'd say the blue car was at fault.

      about 4 years ago
    • Alex Larson
      Alex Larson In reply to Chris Kilgore

      Chris Kilgore lol

      about 9 months ago
    • dynaco

      Hmm why is the vehicle spec'd with the weight so high? E46 six cylinder 3 series weigh about 1480kg not nearly 1800kg.

      about 5 years ago
    • Anton Shishkov
      Anton Shishkov In reply to dynaco

      I have the e46 coupe and yes, it is about 1480kg, but that is without passengers, baggage and fuel. I would expect full weight to be around 1800.

      about 11 months ago
    • Mzn T
      Mzn T In reply to dynaco

      Not true. Those figures are plain wrong. Do you really think that equipment would amount for the 300+kg difference?

      about 1 year ago
    • Dubbelgamer06
      Dubbelgamer06 In reply to dynaco

      because of all the equipment inside

      about 2 years ago
    • Austin T
      Austin T

      love my e46!

      about 5 years ago
    • Raphael Conceicao Oliveira
      Raphael Conceicao Oliveira

      Yeah haha

      about 5 years ago
    • SteelCity1981

      and now it's a hatchback hehe

      about 5 years ago