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SPECIFICATIONS
ENGINES
Type:
2,494cc Inline-6; aluminum block and head
Valvetrain: DOHC 4-valves/cyl.
Power [hp at rpm]: 184 at 6,000
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 175 at 3,500
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 84.0 x 75.0
Compression Ratio: 10.5:1
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 20 / 29
Available with: 525i
 
Type:
2,979cc Inline-6; aluminum block and head
Valvetrain: DOHC 4-valves/cyl.
Power [hp at rpm]: 225 at 5,900
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 214 at 3,500
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 84.0 x 89.6
Compression Ratio: 10.2:1
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 21 / 30
Available with: 530i
 
Type:
4,398cc V8; aluminum block and heads
Valvetrain: DOHC 4-valves/cyl.
Power [hp at rpm]: 290 at 5,400
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 324 at 3,600
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 92.0 x 82.7
Compression Ratio: 10.0:1
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 15 / 23
Available with: 540i
 
TRANSMISSIONS
Type:
5-speed manual
Ratios: 4.23, 2.52, 1.66, 1.22, 1.00
Final Drive: 3.15
Available with: 525i
 
Type:
5-speed manual
Ratios: 4.21, 2.49, 1.66, 1.24, 1.00
Final Drive: 2.93
Available with: 530i
 
Type:
5-speed automatic
Ratios: 3.42, 2.22, 1.60, 1.00, 0.75
Final Drive: 3.46
Available with: 525i; 530i
 
Type:
6-speed manual
Ratios: 4.23, 2.53, 1.67, 1.23, 1.00, 0.83
Final Drive: 2.81
Available with: 540i
 
Type:
5-speed automatic
Ratios: 3.57, 2.20, 1.51, 1.00, 0.80
Final Drive: 3.15
Available with: 540i
 
LAYOUT
Engine position:
Front-engine
Driveline:
Rear-wheel-drive
 
SUSPENSION
Front:
MacPherson struts; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear:
Multi-link; coil springs, anti-roll bar
 
BRAKES
Front:
11.7 in. power-assisted vented discs
Rear:
11.7 in. power-assisted vented discs
 
WEIGHT & CAPACITIES
Curb weight [lbs]:
3,450 (525i)
3,494 (530i)
3,748 (540i)
GVWR [lbs]:
4,464 (525i)
4,509 (530i)
4,817 (540i)
Weight distribution: 50 / 50 (525i)
51 / 49 (530i)
52 / 48 (540i)
Fuel Capacity [gal.]: 18.5
 
STEERING
Type:
Rack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.]
37.0
37.4 (540i)
 
EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Length [in.]:
188.0
Width [in.]:
70.9
Height [in.]:
56.7
Wheelbase [in.]: 111.4
Front Track [in.]: 59.5
Rear Track [in.]: 60.1
59.6 (540i)
 
Coefficient of Drag:
0.30
 
INTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Pass. Vol. [cu-ft]:
92.5
Seating Capacity:
5
 
Front Headroom [in.]:
38.7
Rear Headroom [in.]: 37.8
 
Front Legroom [in.]:
41.7
Rear Legroom [in.]: 34.2
 
Front Shoulderroom [in.]:
56.8
Rear Shoulderroom [in.]: 55.9
 
Front Hiproom [in.]:
58.0
Rear Hiproom [in.]: 58.5
 
Cargo Cap. [cu-ft]:
11.1
 
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