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BMW E28 5 Series 520i Specs

(1981 - 1985) - Technical Specifications for Years 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985
With 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 11.8 seconds, a maximum top speed of 115 mph (185 km/h), a curb weight of 2690 lbs (1220 kgs), the E28 5 Series 520i has a naturally-aspirated In-line 6 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code M20B20.
This engine produces a maximum power of 125 PS (123 bhp - 92 kW) at 5800 rpm and a maximum torque of 170 Nm (125 lb.ft) at 4000 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 5 speed Manual gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the E28 5 Series has Double-joint spring struts(McPherson) front suspension and Independent with Semi-trailing arms rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 175 / SR on 14 inch rims at the front, and 175 / SR on 14 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the E28 5 Series 520i braking system includes Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The E28 5 Series model is a car manufactured by BMW, with 4 doors and 5 seats, sold new from year 1981 to 1985, and available after that as a used car.

BMW E28 5 Series 520i Engine Technical Data BMW E28 5 Series 520i Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : I 6
Engine Code : M20B20
Fuel type :
Petrol
Fuel System : Bosch K-Jetronic fuel injection
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 1990 cm3 or 121.4 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 80 x 66 mm
3.15 x 2.6 inches
Number of valves : 12 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 9.8
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 125 PS or 123 bhp or 92 kW @ 5800 rpm
Maximum torque : 170 Nm or 125 lb.ft @ 4000 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

BMW E28 5 Series 520i Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range BMW E28 5 Series 520i Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: - L/100km
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Extra Urban: 6.5 L/100km
43 mpg UK / 36 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Highway: 8.7 L/100km
32 mpg UK / 27 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 12.5 L/100km
23 mpg UK / 19 mpg US
Fuel Tank Capacity : 70 L
15.4 UK gallons
18.5 US gallons
CO2 emissions : - g/Km

BMW E28 5 Series 520i Performance BMW E28 5 Series 520i Performance

Top Speed : 185 km/h or 115 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 11.8 s
Acceleration 0 to 1000m : 33 s

BMW E28 5 Series 520i Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight BMW E28 5 Series 520i Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 4
Wheelbase : 262.5 cm or 103.35 inches
Length : 462 cm or 181.89 inches
Width : 170 cm or 66.93 inches
Height : 141.5 cm or 55.71 inches
Num. of Seats : 5
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : 0.36
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Discs (284 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (284 mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 175/SR R14
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 175/SR R14
Curb Weight : 1220 kg OR 2690 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 9.8 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 460 L
Front Suspension : Double-joint spring struts(McPherson)
Rear Suspension : Independent with Semi-trailing arms

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