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BMW 520d Launch In India Soon – Detailed Specifications Features & Price

Sedans have always been a preference for most of the upper middle class families as they are spacious enough to accommodate a normal family of 5 persons and have their very own distinctive road presence. It is not that sedans are always too expensive. A lot of sedans existing in the Indian market are cheap and can fit anybody’s pocket extremely well.

Apart from upcoming and existing sedans like Fiat Linea, Volkswagen Vento , Maruti Suzuki Kizashi, Volkswagen Jetta, Volkswagen Passat etc which are affordable and are a good value for money, there are a few brands like Mercedes-Benz, Audi and BMW whose cars are a bit too expensive.

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Inspite of being expensive these cars offer a lot more than what you can expect from an ordinary family sedan and once its in your garage, visitors wont take their eyes of them. BMW presently sells two cars under its BMW 5 Series, 525d and 530d which cost a buyer somewhere around Rs 40 lakh or even more, but now it is considering of bringing in BMW 520d which is said to be the cheapest of them all.

Being cheap doesn’t mean it will come at the cost of a Linea of Vento and will lack the numerous feature, but it is way less expensive than its siblings and yet delivers a handful.

Specifications Of BMW 520d

Body TypeSedan
ClassificationMedium Car
ConfigurationFront-Engined
Cylinders4 In-Line
Capacity1995cc
Bore – Stroke84mm x 90mm
Compression Ratio1:16
CoolingLiquid-Cooled
Fuel SystemDiesel
Induction SystemTurbo
Max Power185BHP @ 4000rpm
Max Torque350Nm @ 1750rpm
0-100km8.4 seconds (claimed)
Kerb weight1520kg
Economy5.6 l/100km (claimed)
CO2 Emissions149g/km
Transmission6-Speed Automatic
Drive TypeRear-Wheel-Drive
Fuel Tank Capacity70 litres
Suspension FrontMacPherson strut with coil springs, stabiliser bar
Suspension RearMulti-link independent suspension coil springs and stabiliser bar
BrakesVentilated discs, sliding calipers
Wheels16-inch alloy, steel space saver spare
Tyres225/55R16 Pirelli P7
Wheelbase2888mm
Track Front1558mm
Track Rear1551mm
SeatingSeats 5
Luggage Space520 litres

Features Of BMW 520d

Cupholders4
Towing Capacity braked1800kg
Towing Capacity Un-Braked750kg
Active safety featuresABS, EBD, brake assist, stability control, traction control
Passive Safety FeaturesDual front airbags, side airbags for front and rear, full-length curtain airbags, three-point seatbelts on all seats, pretensioners on front seatbelts,
Euro NCAP Rating4 star
Options Fitted To Test VehicleProfessional Package
Interior Trim TypeLeather
Audio System6-disc CD audio system with MP3 compatibility and auxiliary USB input
Navigation SystemYes
Headlight TypeHalogen, Xenon optional
Cruise Control TypeManual Cruise Control

Price Of BMW 520d In India