Key facts

2010 BMW 523Li F10 information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5039 mm
How heavy?
1825 kg
What size engine?
2.5 litre, 2497 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
204 PS / 201 bhp / 150 kW @ 6300 rpm
How much torque?
250 Nm / 184 ft.lb / 25.5 kgm @ 2750 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 8.60 s
How fast?
234 km/h, 145 mph
What carbon dioxide emissions?
187 CO2 g/km

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2010 BMW 523Li technical specifications

Introduction

The BMW 523Li is a 4 door saloon (sedan)-bodied car with a front mounted engine driving through the rear wheels.
The BMW 523Li is one of the F10 model family from BMW.
The 2.5 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 6 cylinder that has an output of 201 bhp (204 PS/150 kW) of power at 6300 rpm, and maximum torque of 250 N·m (184 lb·ft/25.5 kgm) at 2750 rpm.
The engine transmits power to the wheels via an 8 speed automatic transmission.
The BMW 523Li weighs a claimed 1825 kg at the kerb.
Maximum claimed speed is 234 km/h or 145 mph, and carbon dioxide emissions are 187 g/km.
2010 BMW 523Li data
2010 BMW 523Li F10 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3108 122.4
Track/tread (front) 1600 63
Track/tread (rear) 1627 64.1
Length 5039 198.4
Width 1860 73.2
Height 1471 57.9
Ground clearance 149 5.9
length:wheelbase ratio 1.62
Kerb weight 1825 kg 4023 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 70 litres 15.4 UK Gal 18.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.290
Frontal area 2.35
CdA 0.68
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer BMW
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 2.5 litre
2497 cc
(152.376 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82 × 78.8 mm
3.23 × 3.1 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.04
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 204 PS (201 bhp) (150 kW)
at 6300 rpm
Specific output 80.5 bhp/litre
1.32 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 250 Nm (184 ft·lb) (25.5 kgm)
at 2750 rpm
Specific torque 100.12 Nm/litre
1.21 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1258.1 kPa (182.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 416.17 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 8.60 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 29.50 s
Maximum speed 234 km/h (145 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 111.67 PS/g
82.13 kW/g
110.14 bhp/ton
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.18 kg/kW
20.34 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions 187 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK) J
CO2 Effizienz (DE) D
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion PAS
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 8J x 17
Wheel size rear 8J x 17
Tyres front 225/55 R 17 97Y
Tyres rear 225/55 R 17 97Y
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 330 mm
Rear brake diameter 330 mm
Gearbox 8 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.67
Final drive ratio 3.39
general
Carfolio.com ID210056
Production total
Model code
Model family F10
RAC rating 25.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2010 BMW 523Li added 2010-04-04.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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