BMW 5 Series 520d
Model Year 2003 (BMW E60), E - Segment (Luxury car)

drivers'

3.4

rating

sedan
sedan
x 4
x 4
Rear
Rear
2.0 L4 16v
Turbo
Turbo
Diesel
Diesel

Basic info on BMW 5 Series 520d

The German car first seen in 2003 and powered by a 4 - cylinder turbo diesel unit, produced by BMW. The engine offers a displacement of 2.0 litre matched to a rear wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 6 or a automatic gearbox with 6 gears. Vehicle in question is a luxury car with the top speed of 223km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 8.6s and consumping around 5.9 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
displacement:
1995
cc
configuration:
4 - Inline
 
valves:
16, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Turbo
 
fuel type:
Diesel
 
power:
163
hp
torque:
350
Nm
Vehicle information - BMW 5 Series
~70% score
produced:
2003. - 2007.
 
body style:
sedan
4 door
length:
4841
mm
width:
1846
mm
height:
1468
mm
boot:
520
l
fuel tank:
70
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

D

category

manual gearbox

6 gears

average

5.9

l/100km

weight:
1485
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
8.6
s
top speed:
223
km/h
cons. (urban):
8.0
l/100km
cons. (highway):
4.7
l/100km
cons. (average):
5.9
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
158
g/km
Automatic gearbox performance

emission

E

category

automatic

6 gears

average

6.9

l/100km

weight:
1495
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
8.7
s
top speed:
223
km/h
cons. (urban):
9.3
l/100km
cons. (highway):
5.5
l/100km
cons. (average):
6.9
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
185
g/km

Pros & Cons compared to direct rivals

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Safety results for BMW 5 Series

EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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