BMW 5 Series 520d SE 4dr diesel saloon

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Performance is important - so we've used a little online magic to provide you with the key bits of information you need to know about this car. Our performance summary tells you all the highlights of the BMW 5 Series 520d SE 4dr diesel saloon, technical specification is for the petrol heads amongst us and the standard equipment allows you to check what you'll get for free with the car. Last but not least on the agenda is the green statistics - will this car be a green star or a green destroyer?

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BMW 5 Series brochure information

Performance is important - so we've used a little online magic to provide you with the key bits of information you need to know about this car. Our performance summary tells you all the highlights of the BMW 5 Series 520d SE 4dr diesel saloon, technical specification is for the petrol heads amongst us and the standard equipment allows you to check what you'll get for free with the car. Last but not least on the agenda is the green statistics - will this car be a green star or a green destroyer?

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Performance summary (BMW 5 Series 520d SE 4dr diesel saloon)

Look no further for the key information that defines how this car performs..

2230 Kg
3 YEAR / 999999 MILES
58.9 MPG
125 g/km BAND D
£110.00 / Year (V.E.D)
£1361 YEAR ONE

Car dimensions

BMW 5 Series 520d SE 4dr  diesel saloon
  • 1464mm
  • 4899mm
  • 1860mm


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Technical Specification (BMW 5 Series 520d SE 4dr diesel saloon)

Not content with the performance summary? Need more information about this car - you must be a petrol head... Look no further for the technical details of this great new car.

Emissions Emissions
CO 0.219
CO2 (g/km) 125
HC+NOx 0.149
NOx 0.131
Noise Level dB(A) 75
Particles 0
Standard Euro Emissions EURO 5
Fuel Consumption Fuel Consumption
EC Combined (mpg) 58.9
EC Directive 1999/100/EC Applies Yes
EC Extra Urban (mpg) 67.3
EC Urban (mpg) 49.6
Performance Performance
0 to 60 mph (secs) No
0 to 62 mph (secs) 8.1
Engine Power - BHP 184
Engine Power - KW 135
Engine Power - PS Yes
Engine Power - RPM 4000
Engine Torque - LBS.FT 280
Engine Torque - MKG 39
Engine Torque - NM 380
Engine Torque - RPM 1750
Top Speed 141
General General
Date car introduced to UK market 20/03/2010
Badge Engine CC 2.0
Badge Power 184
Based On ID N
Coin Description d
Coin Series SE
Insurance Group 1 - 50 Effective January 07 32E
Man Corrosion Perforation Guarantee - Years 6
Manufacturers Paintwork Guarantee - Years 3
NCAP Adult Occupant Protection % 95
NCAP Child Occupant Protection % 83
NCAP Overall Rating - Effective February 09 5
NCAP Pedestrian Protection % 78
NCAP Safety Assist % 100
Safety Concerns? No
Service Interval Frequency - Months 24
Service Interval Mileage 36000
Special Edition No
Special Order No
Standard manufacturers warranty - Mileage 999999
Standard manufacturers warranty - Years 3
Timing Belt Interval Frequency - Months N
Timing Belt Interval Mileage N
Vehicle Homologation Class M1
Engine and Drive Train Engine and Drive Train
CC 1995
Camshaft DOHC
Catalytic Convertor Yes
Compression Ratio 16.5:1
Cylinder Layout IN-LINE
Cylinders 4
Cylinders - Bore (mm) 84
Cylinders - Stroke (mm) 90
Engine Code N47D20O1
Engine Layout NORTH SOUTH
Fuel Delivery COMMON RAIL
Gears 6 SPEED
Number of Valves 16
Transmission MANUAL
Tyres Tyres
Alloys? Yes
Space Saver? No
Tyre Size Front 225/55 R17
Tyre Size Rear 225/55 R17
Tyre Size Spare RUN FLAT TYRES
Wheel Style V-SPOKE
Wheel Type 17" ALLOY
Vehicle Dimensions Vehicle Dimensions
Height 1464
Height (including roof rails) N
Length 4899
Wheelbase 2968
Width 1860
Width (including mirrors) N
Weight and Capacities Weight and Capacities
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres) 70
Gross Vehicle Weight 2230
Luggage Capacity (Seats Down) N
Luggage Capacity (Seats Up) 520
Max. Loading Weight 610
Max. Roof Load 100
Max. Towing Weight - Braked 2000
Max. Towing Weight - Unbraked 750
Minimum Kerbweight 1620
No. of Seats 5
Turning Circle - Kerb to Kerb 11.95
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Standard Equipment (BMW 5 Series 520d SE 4dr diesel saloon)

Wondering if this car has roof rails, or what kind of spare wheel it has? Well look no further, the list below shows all the bits and pieces that you get with the car when you buy it new. Once you've checked this you can continue on to choose your options like the paint colour, interior colour and the optional extras..

  • Security
    • Keyless ignition
    • Engine immobiliser
    • Locking wheel bolts
    • Remote central locking
    • Remote control Thatcham category 1 alarm
  • Interior Features
    • Front cupholders x 2
    • Rear centre armrest with 2 cupholders + storage
    • Illuminated glovebox with lock
    • Reach + rake adjustable steering column
    • 12V socket in rear centre console
    • Front centre armrest
    • Multi-function controls for steering wheel
    • Securing rings in luggage compartment
  • Exterior Lights
    • Front fog lights
    • Headlight range control-electric
  • Seats
    • Heated front seats
    • Isofix rear child seat preparation
    • Rear headrests
  • Driver Information
    • Outside temperature display
    • iDrive controller and display with 6.5" monitor
    • Service interval indicator
    • Personal Profile
    • Tyre puncture warning system
    • On board computer
    • Check control system
  • Safety
    • Occupancy sensor for passenger seat
    • Driver/front passenger side airbags
    • Crash Sensor - activates hazard/interior lighting + unlocks doors
    • Front head restraints with anti-whiplash
    • Rear door child safety locks
    • Three inertia reel rear seatbelts
    • Fuel cut off safety device
    • Driver/Passenger airbags (Impact dependent)
    • Front passenger airbag deactivation
    • Advanced Head Protection System front + rear
    • Inertia reel front seatbelts+pretensioners
    • Warning triangle and first aid kit
  • Interior Lights
    • Front/rear reading lights
    • Front/rear courtesy lights with soft on/off dimming
    • Front footwell lights
  • Exterior Body Features
    • Shark fin roof aerial
    • Chrome kidney grille with black vertical slats
    • Twin chrome exhaust tailpipes
    • Body coloured side sills
    • Body colour door handles
    • Body coloured bumpers
  • Body Glass
    • Fogging sensor for front windscreen
    • Heated windscreen washer jets
    • Rain sensor with auto light activation system
    • Electric front and rear windows with fingertip open/close + anti-trap all round
    • Green tinted heat insulating glass
  • Brakes
    • Electromechanical parking brake
    • Automatic Stability Control (ASC)
    • CBC - (Cornering brake control)
    • Aluminium brake calipers
    • ABS/EBD
    • Dynamic brake control
    • DSC+
    • Dynamic Traction Control - DTC
    • Hill start assist
  • Driving Mirrors
    • Auto dimming rear view mirror
    • Electric + heated aspheric door mirrors
    • Body coloured door mirrors
  • Vanity Mirrors
    • Sunvisors with illuminated vanity mirrors
  • Carpets/Rugs
    • Anthracite Velour floor mats
  • Driver Aids
    • Cruise control with brake function
    • Speed limiter
    • Front/rear Parking distance control
  • Wheels
    • Run flat tyres
  • Engine
    • Diesel particulate filter
  • Driver Convenience
    • Luggage compartment release button in drivers A pillar
    • Luggage compartment with electric unlocking via key remote control
  • Entertainment
    • Auxiliary point for auxiliary devices
    • BMW professional radio/CD/MP3
    • DAB Digital radio
  • Communication
    • Enhanced bluetooth telephone functionality with USB audio interface + voice control
  • No Cost Options

    These No Cost Options can be changed or upgraded when building your car as part of a factory order.

    • Servotronic PAS
    • High gloss black interior
    • 6 Speaker Loudspeaker system
    • Chrome exterior trim
    • Solid paint
    • Dual Zone automatic air conditioning
    • 12V power point front
    • Dakota leather upholstery
    • Smokers pack
    • Part electric adjustable front seats
    • 17" light V spoke alloy wheels - style 236
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Fuel Economy & Emissions (BMW 5 Series 520d SE 4dr diesel saloon)

Being environmentally conscious is more than just about the fuel emissions of your car, but they can play a significant part. You can do your bit by being consciously aware of the fuel economy and emissions of your car before you buy. It's up to you if you buy green, but at least you're making an informed decision.

Fuel Economy

Environmental Information

A guide on fuel economy and CO2 emissions which contains data for all new passenger car models is available at any point of sale free of charge*. In addition to the fuel efficiency of a car, driving behaviour as well as other non-technical factors play a role in determining a car's fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. CO2 is the main greenhouse gas responsible for global warming. * This guide is provided courtesy of Department for Transport; please see their link at the bottom of this page for applications.

CO2 emission figure (g/km)

CO2 bandings
CO2 pointer

Fuel cost (estimated) for 12,000 miles

A fuel cost figure indicates to the consumer a guide fuel price for comparison purposes. This figure is calculated by using the combined drive cycle (town centre and motorway) and average fuel price.

Re-calculated annually, the current cost per litre is as follows - petrol 139p, diesel 147p and LPG 74p (VCA March 2012)


VED for 12 months

Vehicle excise duty (VED) or road tax varies according to the CO2 emissions and fuel type of the vehicle.

Make/Model: BMW 5 Series 520d SE 4dr diesel saloon Engine Capacity (cc): 1995
Fuel Type: Diesel Transmission: 6 SPEED MANUAL

Fuel Consumption:

Drive cycle Litres/100km Mpg

Carbon dioxide emissions (g/km): 125

Important note: Some specifications of this make/model may have lower CO2 emissions than this. Check with your dealer.

ACT ON CO2 Department For Transport
Urban 5.7 49.6
Extra-urban 4.2 67.3
Combined 4.8 58.9