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BMW E39 5 Series 525i Specs

(2000 - 2003) - Technical Specifications for Years 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003


With a fuel consumption of 9.4 litres/100km - 30 mpg UK - 25 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 8.1 seconds, a maximum top speed of 148 mph (238 km/h), a curb weight of 3307 lbs (1500 kgs), the E39 5 Series 525i has a naturally-aspirated Inline 6 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code 25 6S 5.
This engine produces a maximum power of 192 PS (189 bhp - 141 kW) at 6000 rpm and a maximum torque of 245 Nm (180 lb.ft) at 3500 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 E39 5 Series has Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar front suspension and Multilink. Coil springs. anti-roll bar rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 225 / 60 on 15 inch rims at the front, and 225 / 60 on 15 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the E39 5 Series 525i braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The E39 5 Series model is a car manufactured by BMW, with 4 doors and 5 seats, sold new from year 2000 to 2003, and available after that as a used car.

BMW E39 5 Series 525i Engine Technical Data BMW E39 5 Series 525i Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 6
Engine Code : 25 6S 5
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : MPI - Siemens MS 43.0
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 2494 cm3 or 152.2 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 84.0 x 75.0 mm
3.31 x 2.95 inches
Number of valves : 24 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 10.5
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 192 PS or 189 bhp or 141 kW @ 6000 rpm
Maximum torque : 245 Nm or 180 lb.ft @ 3500 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

BMW E39 5 Series 525i Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range BMW E39 5 Series 525i Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 9.4 L/100km
30 mpg UK / 25 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Extra Urban: 7.2 L/100km
39 mpg UK / 33 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 13.1 L/100km
22 mpg UK / 18 mpg US
Range : 744 Km or 462 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 70 L
15.4 UK gallons
18.5 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 225 g/Km (BMW)

BMW E39 5 Series 525i Safety Ratings

Euro NCAP

BMW E39 5 Series 525i Performance BMW E39 5 Series 525i Performance

Top Speed : 238 km/h or 148 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 8.1 s

BMW E39 5 Series 525i Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight BMW E39 5 Series 525i Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 4
Wheelbase : 283 cm or 111.42 inches
Length : 478 cm or 188.19 inches
Width : 180 cm or 70.87 inches
Height : 144 cm or 56.69 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Num. of Seats : 5
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (296 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (298 mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 225/60 R15
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 225/60 R15
Curb Weight : 1500 kg OR 3307 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 7.8 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 460 L
Front Suspension : Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension : Multilink. Coil springs. anti-roll bar
How much horsepower does a 2000 BMW E39 5 Series 525i have?
The 2000 BMW E39 5 Series 525i has 192 PS / 189 bhp / 141 kW horsepower.

How much does a BMW E39 5 Series 525i weighs?
The BMW E39 5 Series 525i weighs 1500 Kg / 3307 lbs.

What is the top speed of a BMW E39 5 Series 525i?
The BMW E39 5 Series 525i top speed is 238 Km/h / 148 mph.

Is BMW E39 5 Series 525i All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the BMW E39 5 Series 525i is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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