BMW 5 Series 525d
Model Year 2000 (BMW E39 restyle), E - Segment (Luxury car)

drivers'

4.9

rating

sedan
sedan
x 4
x 4
Rear
Rear
2.5 L6 24v
Turbo
Turbo
Diesel
Diesel

Basic info on BMW 5 Series 525d

The German car first seen in 2000 and powered by a 6 - cylinder turbo diesel unit, produced by BMW. The engine offers a displacement of 2.5 litre matched to a rear wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 5 or a automatic gearbox with 5 gears. Vehicle in question is a luxury car with the top speed of 219km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 8.9s and consumping around 6.7 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
displacement:
2497
cc
configuration:
6 - Inline
 
valves:
24, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Turbo
 
fuel type:
Diesel
 
power:
163
hp
torque:
350
Nm
Vehicle information - BMW 5 Series
~70% score
produced:
2000. - 2003.
 
body style:
sedan
4 door
length:
4775
mm
width:
1800
mm
height:
1435
mm
boot:
460
l
fuel tank:
70
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

E

category

manual gearbox

5 gears

average

6.7

l/100km

weight:
1595
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
8.9
s
top speed:
219
km/h
cons. (urban):
9.2
l/100km
cons. (highway):
5.3
l/100km
cons. (average):
6.7
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
179
g/km
Automatic gearbox performance

emission

F

category

automatic

5 gears

average

8.1

l/100km

weight:
1605
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
9.1
s
top speed:
219
km/h
cons. (urban):
11.1
l/100km
cons. (highway):
6.4
l/100km
cons. (average):
8.1
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
216
g/km

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Safety results for BMW 5 Series

EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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