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BMW E39 5 Series 520i Specs

(2000 - 2003) - Technical Specifications for Years 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
With a fuel consumption of 9 litres/100km - 31 mpg UK - 26 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 9.1 seconds, a maximum top speed of 140 mph (226 km/h), a curb weight of 3296 lbs (1495 kgs), the E39 5 Series 520i has a naturally-aspirated Inline 6 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code 22 6S 1.
This engine produces a maximum power of 170 PS (168 bhp - 125 kW) at 6250 rpm and a maximum torque of 210 Nm (154 lb.ft) at 3500 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 5 speed Manual gearbox.
On the topic of chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, 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 205 / 65 on 15 inch rims at the front, and 205 / 65 on 15 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the E39 5 Series 520i 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 until 2003, and available after that as a used car.

BMW E39 5 Series 520i Engine Technical Data BMW E39 5 Series 520i Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 6
Engine Code : 22 6S 1
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : MPI - Siemens MS 43.0
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 2171 cm3 or 132.5 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 80.0 x 72.0 mm
3.15 x 2.83 inches
Number of valves : 24 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 10.8
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 170 PS or 168 bhp or 125 kW @ 6250 rpm
Maximum torque : 210 Nm or 154 lb.ft @ 3500 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

BMW E39 5 Series 520i Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range BMW E39 5 Series 520i Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 9 L/100km
31 mpg UK / 26 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Open road: 7.1 L/100km
40 mpg UK / 33 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 12.2 L/100km
23 mpg UK / 19 mpg US
Range : 777 Km or 483 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 70 L
15.4 UK gallons
18.5 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 216 g/Km (BMW)

BMW E39 5 Series 520i Safety Ratings

Euro NCAP

BMW E39 5 Series 520i Performance BMW E39 5 Series 520i Performance

Top Speed : 226 km/h or 140 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 9.1 s

BMW E39 5 Series 520i Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight BMW E39 5 Series 520i 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
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 : 205/65 R15
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 205/65 R15
Curb Weight : 1495 kg OR 3296 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 8.8 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 460 L
Front Suspension : Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension : Multilink. Coil springs. anti-roll bar
What engine is in BMW E39 5 Series 520i?
The BMW E39 5 Series 520i has a Inline 6, Petrol engine with 2171 cm3 / 132.5 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 2000 BMW E39 5 Series 520i have?
The 2000 BMW E39 5 Series 520i has 170 PS / 168 bhp / 125 kW.

How much does a BMW E39 5 Series 520i weighs?
The BMW E39 5 Series 520i weighs 1495 Kg / 3296 lbs.

What is the top speed of a BMW E39 5 Series 520i?
The BMW E39 5 Series 520i top speed is 226 Km/h / 140 mph.

Is BMW E39 5 Series 520i All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the BMW E39 5 Series 520i is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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