2011 BMW 525d F10

The 525d is a rear wheel drive saloon (sedan) road car with a front mounted engine, produced by BMW. The BMW 525d belongs to the F10 range of cars from BMW. Its 4 cylinder, double overhead camshaft turbocharged engine has 4 valves per cylinder and a volume of 2 litres. This unit develops power and torque figures of 215 bhp (218 PS/160 kW) at 4400 rpm and 450 Nm (332 lbft/45.9 kgm) at 1500-2500 rpm respectively. Power is transmitted to the wheels through a 6 speed manual transmission. The stated kerb weight is 1720 kg. It is claimed to attain a top speed of 243 km/h or 151 mph, claimed fuel consumption is 6.2/4.3/5.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 132.0 g/km.

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2011 BMW 525d F10 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4899 mm
How heavy?
1720 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1995 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
218 PS / 215 bhp / 160 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
450 Nm / 332 ft.lb / 45.9 kgm @ 1500-2500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 7 s
How fast?
243 km/h, 151 mph
How economical?
6.2/4.3/5.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
132.0 CO2 g/km

BMW F10 models

BMW 518d -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1995 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 114.0 CO2 1690 kg
BMW 518d -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 1995 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 110.0 CO2 1700 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1995 cm3 190 PS 187.5 bhp 140 kW 114.0 CO2 1695 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 1995 cm3 190 PS 187.5 bhp 140 kW 109.0 CO2 1705 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 1995 cm3 190 PS 187.5 bhp 140 kW 124.0 CO2 1805 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 1592 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 156.0 CO2 1690 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1995 cm3 143 PS 141 bhp 105 kW 119.0 CO2 1690 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 1995 cm3 143 PS 141 bhp 105 kW 119.0 CO2 1700 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1995 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 119.0 CO2 1695 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 1995 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 119.0 CO2 1705 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 1995 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 129.0 CO2 1805 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1997 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 149.0 CO2 1670 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 1997 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 139.0 CO2 1690 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1995 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 129.0 CO2 1725 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 1995 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 123.0 CO2 1730 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 1995 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 133.0 CO2 1840 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 1997 cm3 245 PS 242 bhp 180 kW 154.0 CO2 1685 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 1997 cm3 245 PS 242 bhp 180 kW 142.0 CO2 1700 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 1997 cm3 245 PS 242 bhp 180 kW 149.0 CO2 1785 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 2993 cm3 258 PS 254.5 bhp 190 kW 134.0 CO2 1785 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 2993 cm3 258 PS 254.5 bhp 190 kW 142.0 CO2 1885 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 2993 cm3 313 PS 308.5 bhp 230 kW 138.0 CO2 1810 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 2993 cm3 313 PS 308.5 bhp 230 kW 147.0 CO2 1915 kg
BMW 535i -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 2979 cm3 306 PS 302 bhp 225 kW 186.0 CO2 1750 kg
BMW 535i -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 2979 cm3 306 PS 302 bhp 225 kW 169.0 CO2 1765 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 2979 cm3 306 PS 302 bhp 225 kW 178.0 CO2 1840 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 4395 cm3 450 PS 444 bhp 331 kW 199.0 CO2 1905 kg
BMW 550i xDrive -
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 4395 cm3 450 PS 444 bhp 331 kW 214.0 CO2 1955 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 8A 2993 cm3 381 PS 375.5 bhp 280 kW 162.0 CO2 1955 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 2979 cm3 306 PS 302 bhp 225 kW 149.0 CO2 1925 kg

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Audi A6 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 8CVT 2967 cm3 204 PS 201 bhp 150 kW 137.0 CO2 1720 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 8A 2179 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW 135.0 CO2 1735 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 2143 cm3 204 PS 201 bhp 150 kW 134.0 CO2 1615 kg
Mercedes-Benz CLS -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 7A 2143 cm3 204 PS 201 bhp 150 kW 134.0 CO2 1800 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 2143 cm3 204 PS 201 bhp 150 kW 126.0 CO2 1765 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 7A 2143 cm3 204 PS 201 bhp 150 kW 128.0 CO2 1775 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6M 2143 cm3 204 PS 201 bhp 150 kW 130.0 CO2 1735 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 7A 2143 cm3 204 PS 201 bhp 150 kW 129.0 CO2 1735 kg
Volvo S80 D5 -
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2011 BMW 525d data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2968 116.9
Track/tread (front) 1600 63
Track/tread (rear) 1627 64.1
Length 4899 192.9
Width 1860 73.2
Height 1464 57.6
Ground clearance 141 5.6
length:wheelbase ratio 1.65
Kerb weight 1720 kg 3792
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 70 litres 15.4 UK Gal 18.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.27
Frontal area 2.35
CdA 0.63
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer BMW
Engine code N47D20O1
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1995 cc
(121.742 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 84 × 90 mm
3.31 × 3.54 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.93
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 218 PS (215 bhp) (160 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output 107.8 bhp/litre
1.77 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 450 Nm (332 ft·lb) (45.9 kgm)
at 1500-2500 rpm
Specific torque 225.56 Nm/litre
2.73 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 16.5:1
Fuel system common rail direct diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2834.5 kPa (411.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 498.75 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 7 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 27.5 s
Maximum speed 243 km/h (151 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 126.74 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
93.21 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
125 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.73 kg/kW
17.92 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 6.2/4.3/5.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km6.2/4.3/5.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre16.1/23.3/20.0 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG45.6/65.7/56.5 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG37.9/54.7/47.0 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 132.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 132.50 g/km
VED band (UK) E
CO2 Effizienz (DE) A
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
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 97W
Tyres rear 225/55 R 17 97W
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 348 mm
Rear brake diameter 330 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6
Top gear ratio 0.66
Final drive ratio 3.46
general
Carfolio.com ID252230
Production total
Model code
Model family F10
RAC rating 17.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2011 BMW 525d added 2011-08-16.
Last modified 2013-02-28.