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BMW 5 Series E39 540i Automatic (2000 – 2003)

This BMW 5 Series E39 540i model was produced in the period between 2000 - 2003 model years. Also, this BMW is 5 seats 4 doors upper middle class (e-class) sedan (saloon).
Overview
Model:

BMW 5 Series (E39) Limousine (09/00 - 07/03)

Body Style:

Sedan (Saloon), 4 doors, 5 seats

Engine:

Petrol (Gasoline), V-Motor 8, 4398 ccm

Power:

286 Hp @ 5400 rpm / 210 kW @ 5400 rpm

Torque:

440 Nm @ 3600 rpm

Speed:

6,4 s 0-100 km/h, max.speed 250 km/h

Fuel Consumption:

Urban: 18,2 l/100km, Highway: 8,9 l/100km, Mixed: 12,3 l/100km

CO2 Emissions:

295 g/km

Equipped with v-motor 8 engine with 4398 ccm capacity this model produces 286 Hp and 210 kW power at 5400 rpm and 440 Nm torque at 3600 rpm with top claim speed 250 km/h and acceleration 0-100 km/h in 6,4 s

General info

BrandBMW
Model540i
Years of production09/00 – 07/03
Body typeSedan (Saloon)
Vehicle classUpper Middle Class (E-Class)
Number of doors4
Number of seats5

Performance and Emissions

Equipped with v-motor 8 engine with 4398 ccm capacity it produces 286 Hp and 210 kW power at 5400 rpm and 440 Nm torque at 3600 rpm with top claim speed 250 km/h and acceleration 0-100 km/h in 6,4 s

Acceleration6,4 s
Top speed250 km/h
Fuel consumption city18,2 l/100km
Fuel consumption highway8,9 l/100km
Fuel consumption mixed12,3 l/100km
CO2 emissions295 g/km
Emissions categoryEuro 4
Fuel tank size70 l

Official fuel consumption is 18,2 l/100km in the city, 8,9 l/100km on the highway and 12,3 l/100km in the mixed circle. Emission category is Euro 4 with 295 g/km carbon dioxide emissions on the Super Plus fuel type

Dimensions & Weights

Wheelbase2830 mm
Length4775 mm
Width1800 mm
Height1435 mm
Turning circle11,3 m
Luggage volume460 l
Curb weight1735 kg
Gross weight2200 kg
Payload465 kg
Vertical load90 kg
Roof load100 kg

Engine

Engine typePetrol (Gasoline)
Fuel typeSuper Plus
Fuel systemInjection
AspirationNaturally aspirated
CylindersV-Motor 8
Capacity4398 ccm
Valve gearDouble Overhead Camshaft (DOHC)
Valves total32, 4 per cylinder

Transmission

DrivetrainRear Wheel Drive
Gearbox typeAutomatic transmission, 5 speed

Suspension, brakes and tyres

For the better road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort in the chassis construction it has independent macpherson strut, coil springs w. anti-roll bar front suspension and multilink, coil springs, anti-roll bar rear suspension with vented discs (324 mm) brakes on the front axle and vented discs (298 mm) on the rear. Stock tire sizes are 225/55r16w front and 225/55r16w rear.

Front suspensionIndependent Macpherson strut, Coil springs w. Anti-roll bar
Rear suspensionMultilink, Coil springs, Anti-roll bar
Front brakesVented Discs (324 mm)
Rear brakeVented Discs (298 mm)
Tire size front225/55R16W
Tire size rear225/55R16W

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