Comparison between:
• BMW 5er (E60) 530d Automatic (diesel, 2003)
• BMW 5er (E60) 530d Automatic (diesel, 2005)
• BMW 5er (E60, Facelift 2007) 530d Automatic (diesel, 2007)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ManufacturerBMWBMWBMW
Series5er5er5er
Model(E60) 530d Automatic(E60) 530d Automatic(E60, Facelift 2007) 530d Automatic
First year of production200320052007
Last year of production200520072010

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typesedan (saloon)sedan (saloon)sedan (saloon)
Number of doors4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Wheelbase2888.00 mm (millimeters)
9.48 ft (feet)
113.70 in (inches)
2.8880 m (meters)
2888.00 mm (millimeters)
9.48 ft (feet)
113.70 in (inches)
2.8880 m (meters)
2888.00 mm (millimeters)
9.48 ft (feet)
113.70 in (inches)
2.8880 m (meters)
Front track1558.00 mm (millimeters)
5.11 ft (feet)
61.34 in (inches)
1.5580 m (meters)
1558.00 mm (millimeters)
5.11 ft (feet)
61.34 in (inches)
1.5580 m (meters)
1558.00 mm (millimeters)
5.11 ft (feet)
61.34 in (inches)
1.5580 m (meters)
Rear track1582.00 mm (millimeters)
5.19 ft (feet)
62.28 in (inches)
1.5820 m (meters)
1582.00 mm (millimeters)
5.19 ft (feet)
62.28 in (inches)
1.5820 m (meters)
1581.00 mm (millimeters)
5.19 ft (feet)
62.24 in (inches)
1.5810 m (meters)
Length4841.00 mm (millimeters)
15.88 ft (feet)
190.59 in (inches)
4.8410 m (meters)
4841.00 mm (millimeters)
15.88 ft (feet)
190.59 in (inches)
4.8410 m (meters)
4841.00 mm (millimeters)
15.88 ft (feet)
190.59 in (inches)
4.8410 m (meters)
Width1846.00 mm (millimeters)
6.06 ft (feet)
72.68 in (inches)
1.8460 m (meters)
1846.00 mm (millimeters)
6.06 ft (feet)
72.68 in (inches)
1.8460 m (meters)
1846.00 mm (millimeters)
6.06 ft (feet)
72.68 in (inches)
1.8460 m (meters)
Height1468.00 mm (millimeters)
4.82 ft (feet)
57.80 in (inches)
1.4680 m (meters)
1468.00 mm (millimeters)
4.82 ft (feet)
57.80 in (inches)
1.4680 m (meters)
1468.00 mm (millimeters)
4.82 ft (feet)
57.80 in (inches)
1.4680 m (meters)
Ground clearance--142.00 mm (millimeters)
0.47 ft (feet)
5.59 in (inches)
0.1420 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity520.0 l (liters)
18.36 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.52 m3 (cubic meters)
520000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
-520.0 l (liters)
18.36 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.52 m3 (cubic meters)
520000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity-520.0 l (liters)
18.36 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.52 m3 (cubic meters)
520000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
-
Curb weight1670 kg (kilograms)
3681.72 lbs (pounds)
1595 kg (kilograms)
3516.37 lbs (pounds)
-
Maximum weight2155 kg (kilograms)
4750.96 lbs (pounds)
2150 kg (kilograms)
4739.94 lbs (pounds)
2090 kg (kilograms)
4607.66 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank70.0 l (liters)
15.40 UK gal (UK gallons)
18.49 US gal (US gallons)
70.0 l (liters)
15.40 UK gal (UK gallons)
18.49 US gal (US gallons)
70.0 l (liters)
15.40 UK gal (UK gallons)
18.49 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fueldieseldieseldiesel
Type of fuel systemcommon railcommon railcommon rail
Engine modelM57D30M57D30-
Engine locationlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement2993 cc (cubic centimeters)2993 cc (cubic centimeters)2993 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)-
Type of aspirationturboturboturbo
Compression ratio17.00 : 117.00 : 117.00 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders6 (six)6 (six)6 (six)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)84.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.31 in (inches)
0.0840 m (meters)
84.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.31 in (inches)
0.0840 m (meters)
84.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.31 in (inches)
0.0840 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)90.00 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.54 in (inches)
0.0900 m (meters)
90.00 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.54 in (inches)
0.0900 m (meters)
90.00 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.54 in (inches)
0.0900 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power218 hp (horse power)
162.6 kW (kilowatts)
221.0 ps (metric horsepower)
231 hp (horse power)
172.3 kW (kilowatts)
234.2 ps (metric horsepower)
235 hp (horse power)
175.2 kW (kilowatts)
238.3 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque500 Nm (newton meters)
51.0 kgm (kilogram meters)
368.8 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
500 Nm (newton meters)
51.0 kgm (kilogram meters)
368.8 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
500 Nm (newton meters)
51.0 kgm (kilogram meters)
368.8 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at2000 rpm (revolutions per minute)1750 rpm (revolutions per minute)1750 - 3000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM---
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.30 s (seconds)6.80 s (seconds)6.80 s (seconds)
Maximum speed243 km/h (kilometers per hour)
150.99 mph (miles per hour)
250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)
250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient---

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)10.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.33 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.80 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
22.19 mpg (miles per gallon)
5.86 mpl (miles per liter)
9.43 km/l (kilometers per liter)
10.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.27 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.72 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
22.84 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.03 mpl (miles per liter)
9.71 km/l (kilometers per liter)
9.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.00 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.40 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
25.85 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.83 mpl (miles per liter)
10.99 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)6.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.39 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.66 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
37.34 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.86 mpl (miles per liter)
15.87 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.30 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.56 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
39.87 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.53 mpl (miles per liter)
16.95 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.2 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.14 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.37 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
45.23 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.95 mpl (miles per liter)
19.23 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)7.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.72 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.06 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
30.16 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.97 mpl (miles per liter)
12.82 km/l (kilometers per liter)
-6.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.45 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.74 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
35.64 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.41 mpl (miles per liter)
15.15 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standard--EURO IV
Catalytic converter---
CO2 emissions---

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Transmission model---
Type of transmissionautomaticautomaticautomatic
Number of automatic gears6 (six)6 (six)6 (six)
Number of manual gears---
Final drive ratio---
Drive typerear wheel drive (RWD)rear wheel drive (RWD)rear wheel drive (RWD)

Steering

Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinion-rack and pinion
Type of power steeringhydraulichydraulichydraulic
Turning circle diameter---

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - coil springs - independent suspension
- coil springs
- MacPherson strut
- anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar
- independent suspension
- coil springs
- MacPherson strut
- anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar
Type of rear suspension - coil springs - coil springs - independent suspension
- coil springs

Brakes

Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discsdiscsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdiscsdiscsdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYes

Wheels

Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size7J X 16 LMR17R17
Tyre code225/55 R16225/50 R17225/50 R17