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BMW 5 Series E39 523i (1995 – 2000)

This BMW 5 Series E39 523i model was produced in the period between 1995 - 2000 model years. Also, this BMW is 5 seats 4 doors upper middle class (e-class) sedan (saloon).
Overview
Model:

BMW 5 Series (E39) Limousine (12/95 - 09/00)

Body Style:

Sedan (Saloon), 4 doors, 5 seats

Engine:

Petrol (Gasoline), Straight 6, 2494 ccm

Power:

170 Hp @ 5500 rpm / 125 kW @ 5500 rpm

Torque:

245 Nm @ 3950 rpm

Speed:

8,5 s 0-100 km/h, max.speed 228 km/h

Fuel Consumption:

Urban: 13,1 l/100km, Highway: 7,2 l/100km, Mixed: 9,4 l/100km

CO2 Emissions:

225 g/km

Equipped with straight 6 engine with 2494 ccm capacity this model produces 170 Hp and 125 kW power at 5500 rpm and 245 Nm torque at 3950 rpm with top claim speed 228 km/h and acceleration 0-100 km/h in 8,5 s

General info

BrandBMW
Model523i
Years of production12/95 – 09/00
Body typeSedan (Saloon)
Vehicle classUpper Middle Class (E-Class)
Number of doors4
Number of seats5

Performance and Emissions

Equipped with straight 6 engine with 2494 ccm capacity it produces 170 Hp and 125 kW power at 5500 rpm and 245 Nm torque at 3950 rpm with top claim speed 228 km/h and acceleration 0-100 km/h in 8,5 s

Acceleration8,5 s
Top speed228 km/h
Fuel consumption city13,1 l/100km
Fuel consumption highway7,2 l/100km
Fuel consumption mixed9,4 l/100km
CO2 emissions225 g/km
Emissions categoryD4
Fuel tank size70 l

Official fuel consumption is 13,1 l/100km in the city, 7,2 l/100km on the highway and 9,4 l/100km in the mixed circle. Emission category is D4 with 225 g/km carbon dioxide emissions on the Super fuel type

Dimensions & Weights

Wheelbase2830 mm
Length4775 mm
Width1800 mm
Height1435 mm
Turning circle11,3 m
Luggage volume460 l
Curb weight1550 kg
Gross weight1985 kg
Payload435 kg
Vertical load90 kg
Roof load100 kg

Engine

Engine typePetrol (Gasoline)
Fuel typeSuper
Fuel systemInjection
AspirationNaturally aspirated
CylindersStraight 6
Capacity2494 ccm
Valve gearDouble Overhead Camshaft (DOHC)
Valves total24, 4 per cylinder

Transmission

DrivetrainRear Wheel Drive
Gearbox typeManual transmission, 5 speed

Suspension, brakes and tyres

For the better road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort in the chassis construction it has mcpherson struts front suspension and multilink suspension rear suspension with vented discs (296 mm) brakes on the front axle and discs (298 mm) on the rear. Stock tire sizes are 205/65r15v front and 205/65r15v rear.

Front suspensionMcPherson struts
Rear suspensionMultilink suspension
Front brakesVented Discs (296 mm)
Rear brakeDiscs (298 mm)
Tire size front205/65R15V
Tire size rear205/65R15V

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