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1998 BMW 5 Series Touring (E39) 540i (286 Hp) Automatic

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Key specs

BMW 5 Series Station wagon (estate) 1998, 1999, 2000

What is the body type?Station wagon (estate), 5 Doors, 5 Seats
How fast is the car?250 km/h | 155.34 mph
0-100 km/h: 6.7 sec
0-60 mph: 6.4 sec
How much power?286 hp, 440 Nm
324.53 lb.-ft.
What is the engine size?4.4 l
4398 cm3
268.38 cu. in.
How many cylinders?8, V engine
What is the drivetrain?Rear wheel drive
The ICE drives the rear wheels of the vehicle
How long is this vehicle?4805 mm
189.17 in.
How wide is the vehicle?1800 mm
70.87 in.
What is the curb weigh?1740 kg
3836.04 lbs.
What is the gross weigh?2280 kg
5026.54 lbs.
How much trunk (boot) space?410 - 1525 l
14.48 - 53.85 cu. ft.
How many gears?5
What type is the gearbox?automatic transmission

BMW 5 Series Touring (E39) 540i (286 Hp) Automatic 1998, 1999, 2000 Specs

General information
BrandBMW
Model 5 Series
Generation 5 Series Touring (E39)
Modification (Engine) 540i (286 Hp) Automatic
Start of production 1998 year
End of production 2000 year
Powertrain Architecture Internal Combustion engine
Body type Station wagon (estate)
Seats 5
Doors 5
Performance specs
Fuel consumption (economy) - urban 17.6 l/100 km 13.36 US mpg
16.05 UK mpg
Fuel consumption (economy) - extra urban 9.7 l/100 km 24.25 US mpg
29.12 UK mpg
Fuel Type Petrol (Gasoline)
Acceleration 0 - 100 km/h6.7 sec
Acceleration 0 - 62 mph6.7 sec
Acceleration 0 - 60 mph (Calculated by Auto-Data.net) 6.4 sec
Maximum speed 250 km/h 155.34 mph
Weight-to-power ratio 6.1 kg/hp
Engine specs
Power 286 hp @ 5400 rpm.
Power per litre 65 hp/l
Torque 440 Nm @ 3600 rpm. 324.53 lb.-ft. @ 3600 rpm.
Engine location Front, Longitudinal
Model Engine M62B44
Engine displacement 4398 cm3 268.38 cu. in.
Number of cylinders 8
Position of cylinders V engine
Cylinder Bore 92 mm 3.62 in.
Piston Stroke 82.7 mm 3.26 in.
Compression ratio 10
Number of valves per cylinder 4
Fuel System Multi-point indirect injection
Engine oil capacity 7.5 l 7.93 US qt | 6.6 UK qt
Space, Volume and weights
Kerb Weight 1740 kg 3836.04 lbs.
Max. weight 2280 kg 5026.54 lbs.
Max load 540 kg 1190.5 lbs.
Trunk (boot) space - minimum 410 l 14.48 cu. ft.
Trunk (boot) space - maximum 1525 l 53.85 cu. ft.
Fuel tank capacity 70 l 18.49 US gal | 15.4 UK gal
Dimensions
Length 4805 mm 189.17 in.
Width 1800 mm 70.87 in.
Height 1440 mm 56.69 in.
Wheelbase 2830 mm 111.42 in.
Front track 1512 mm 59.53 in.
Rear (Back) track 1522 mm 59.92 in.
Drivetrain, brakes and suspension specs
Drivetrain Architecture The ICE drives the rear wheels of the vehicle
Drive wheel Rear wheel drive
Number of Gears (automatic transmission) 5
Front suspension Wishbone
Rear suspension Inclined Lever
Front brakesVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discs
Assisting systemsABS (Anti-lock braking system)
Steering type Steering rack
Power steering Hydraulic Steering
Tires size 225/55 R16W
Wheel rims sizeR16
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