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BMW E39 5 Series 525td Specs

(1997 - 2000) - Technical Specifications for Years 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
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With a fuel consumption of 7.9 litres/100km - 36 mpg UK - 30 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 11.9 seconds, a maximum top speed of 123 mph (198 km/h), a curb weight of 3263 lbs (1480 kgs), the E39 5 Series 525td has a turbocharged Inline 6 cylinder engine, Diesel motor, with the engine code 25 6T 1.
This engine produces a maximum power of 115 PS (113 bhp - 85 kW) at 4800 rpm and a maximum torque of 230 Nm (169 lb.ft) at 1900 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 525td 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 1997 until 2000, and available after that as a used car.

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

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 6
Engine Code : 25 6T 1
Fuel type : Diesel
Fuel System : Bosch
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 2498 cm3 or 152.4 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 80.0 x 82.8 mm
3.15 x 3.23 inches
Number of valves : 12 Valves
Aspiration : Turbo
Compression Ratio : 22.0
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 115 PS or 113 bhp or 85 kW @ 4800 rpm
Maximum torque : 230 Nm or 169 lb.ft @ 1900 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

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

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 7.9 L/100km
36 mpg UK / 30 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Open road: 6.0 L/100km
47 mpg UK / 39 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 11.3 L/100km
25 mpg UK / 21 mpg US
Range : 886 Km or 551 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 70 L
15.4 UK gallons
18.5 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 184 g/Km (estimate)

BMW E39 5 Series 525td Safety Ratings

Euro NCAP

BMW E39 5 Series 525td Performance BMW E39 5 Series 525td Performance

Top Speed : 198 km/h or 123 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 11.9 s

BMW E39 5 Series 525td Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight BMW E39 5 Series 525td 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 : 1480 kg OR 3263 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 12.9 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 525td?
The BMW E39 5 Series 525td has a Inline 6, Diesel engine with 2498 cm3 / 152.4 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1997 BMW E39 5 Series 525td have?
The 1997 BMW E39 5 Series 525td has 115 PS / 113 bhp / 85 kW.

How much does a BMW E39 5 Series 525td weighs?
The BMW E39 5 Series 525td weighs 1480 Kg / 3263 lbs.

What is the top speed of a BMW E39 5 Series 525td?
The BMW E39 5 Series 525td top speed is 198 Km/h / 123 mph.

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

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