BMW 5 Series Curb Weight in Easy-to-Read Graphs

Average weight of BMW 5 Series

Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

    • Average weight for generation: 1698 kg (3744 lbs)
    • Difference from world average: 215 kg or 474 lbs heavier
    • Difference from world's heaviest: 2630 kg or 5800 lbs lighter
    • Load to one wheel: 425 kg (936 lbs)
    • Maximum allowable weight: 2073 kg (4571 lbs)
    • Weight to torque ratio: 3 kg per 1 Nm
    • Weight to length ratio: 2.9 mm per 1 kg
    • Engine capacity to weight: 1.6 cc per 1 kg
    • Pounds per 1 kW: 18 lbs/kW
    • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

2017 BMW 5 Series Sedan (G30) curb weight

  • 530i —1595 kg (3517 lbs)
  • 540i —1660 kg (3660 lbs)
  • 520d —1650 kg (3638 lbs)
  • 530d —1695 kg (3737 lbs)
  • M550i —1870 kg (4123 lbs)
  • 520i —1530 kg (3374 lbs)
  • 525d —1610 kg (3550 lbs)
  • 530e —1770 kg (3903 lbs)
  • 540d —1750 kg (3859 lbs)
  • M550d —1845 kg (4068 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 530i —41 kg/mpg (90 lbs/mpg)
  • 540i —49 kg/mpg (108 lbs/mpg)
  • 520d —29 kg/mpg (64 lbs/mpg)
  • 530d —36 kg/mpg (79 lbs/mpg)
  • M550i —78 kg/mpg (172 lbs/mpg)
  • 520i —35 kg/mpg (77 lbs/mpg)
  • 525d —30 kg/mpg (66 lbs/mpg)
  • 530e —12 kg/mpg (26 lbs/mpg)
  • 540d —39 kg/mpg (86 lbs/mpg)
  • M550d —46 kg/mpg (101 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 530i is 7.6% heavier tran average
  • 540i is 11.9% heavier tran average
  • 520d is 11.3% heavier tran average
  • 530d is 14.3% heavier tran average
  • M550i is 26.1% heavier tran average
  • 520i is 3.2% heavier tran average
  • 525d is 8.6% heavier tran average
  • 530e is 19.4% heavier tran average
  • 540d is 18% heavier tran average
  • M550d is 24.4% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    530i 1595 kg /
    3517 lbs
    1170 kg (2580 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 280 kg/s (617 lbs/s) 266 kg/L
    (587 lbs/L)
    540i 1660 kg /
    3660 lbs
    1235 kg (2723 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 361 kg/s (796 lbs/s) 241 kg/L
    (531 lbs/L)
    520d 1650 kg /
    3638 lbs
    1225 kg (2701 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 243 kg/s (536 lbs/s) 402 kg/L
    (886 lbs/L)
    530d 1695 kg /
    3737 lbs
    1270 kg (2800 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 332 kg/s (732 lbs/s) 339 kg/L
    (747 lbs/L)
    M550i 1870 kg /
    4123 lbs
    1445 kg (3186 lbs) heavier 4 kg to 1 hp 519 kg/s (1144 lbs/s) 189 kg/L
    (417 lbs/L)
    520i 1530 kg /
    3374 lbs
    1105 kg (2437 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 207 kg/s (456 lbs/s) 283 kg/L
    (624 lbs/L)
    525d 1610 kg /
    3550 lbs
    1185 kg (2613 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 256 kg/s (564 lbs/s) 366 kg/L
    (807 lbs/L)
    530e 1770 kg /
    3903 lbs
    1345 kg (2966 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 305 kg/s (673 lbs/s) 1106 kg/L
    (2439 lbs/L)
    540d 1750 kg /
    3859 lbs
    1325 kg (2922 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 389 kg/s (858 lbs/s) 337 kg/L
    (743 lbs/L)
    M550d 1845 kg /
    4068 lbs
    1420 kg (3131 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 439 kg/s (968 lbs/s) 313 kg/L
    (690 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530i
    Curb weight 1595 kg /
    3517 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1170 kg (1170 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 280 kg/s (617 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 266 kg/L
    (587 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 540i
    Curb weight 1660 kg /
    3660 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1235 kg (1235 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 361 kg/s (796 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 241 kg/L
    (531 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520d
    Curb weight 1650 kg /
    3638 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1225 kg (1225 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 243 kg/s (536 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 402 kg/L
    (886 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530d
    Curb weight 1695 kg /
    3737 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1270 kg (1270 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 332 kg/s (732 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 339 kg/L
    (747 lbs/L)
    Vehicle M550i
    Curb weight 1870 kg /
    4123 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1445 kg (1445 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 4 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 519 kg/s (1144 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 189 kg/L
    (417 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1530 kg /
    3374 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1105 kg (1105 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 207 kg/s (456 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 283 kg/L
    (624 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525d
    Curb weight 1610 kg /
    3550 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1185 kg (1185 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 256 kg/s (564 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 366 kg/L
    (807 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530e
    Curb weight 1770 kg /
    3903 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1345 kg (1345 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 305 kg/s (673 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 1106 kg/L
    (2439 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 540d
    Curb weight 1750 kg /
    3859 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1325 kg (1325 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 389 kg/s (858 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 337 kg/L
    (743 lbs/L)
    Vehicle M550d
    Curb weight 1845 kg /
    4068 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1420 kg (1420 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 439 kg/s (968 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 313 kg/L
    (690 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1776 kg (3916 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 293 kg or 646 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2545 kg or 5612 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 444 kg (979 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 2151 kg (4743 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 4 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 2.8 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.4 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 19 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2017 BMW 5 Series Touring (G31) curb weight

  • 530d —1800 kg (3969 lbs)
  • 540i —1765 kg (3892 lbs)
  • 520d —1805 kg (3980 lbs)
  • 530i —1695 kg (3737 lbs)
  • 525d —1705 kg (3760 lbs)
  • 540d —1850 kg (4079 lbs)
  • M550d —1955 kg (4311 lbs)
  • 520i —1630 kg (3594 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 530d —41 kg/mpg (90 lbs/mpg)
  • 540i —55 kg/mpg (121 lbs/mpg)
  • 520d —36 kg/mpg (79 lbs/mpg)
  • 530i —47 kg/mpg (104 lbs/mpg)
  • 525d —34 kg/mpg (75 lbs/mpg)
  • 540d —43 kg/mpg (95 lbs/mpg)
  • M550d —53 kg/mpg (117 lbs/mpg)
  • 520i —40 kg/mpg (88 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 530d is 21.4% heavier tran average
  • 540i is 19% heavier tran average
  • 520d is 21.7% heavier tran average
  • 530i is 14.3% heavier tran average
  • 525d is 15% heavier tran average
  • 540d is 24.7% heavier tran average
  • M550d is 31.8% heavier tran average
  • 520i is 9.9% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    530d 1800 kg /
    3969 lbs
    1375 kg (3032 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 340 kg/s (750 lbs/s) 340 kg/L
    (750 lbs/L)
    540i 1765 kg /
    3892 lbs
    1340 kg (2955 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 368 kg/s (811 lbs/s) 242 kg/L
    (534 lbs/L)
    520d 1805 kg /
    3980 lbs
    1380 kg (3043 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 254 kg/s (560 lbs/s) 384 kg/L
    (847 lbs/L)
    530i 1695 kg /
    3737 lbs
    1270 kg (2800 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 283 kg/s (624 lbs/s) 261 kg/L
    (576 lbs/L)
    525d 1705 kg /
    3760 lbs
    1280 kg (2823 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 262 kg/s (578 lbs/s) 363 kg/L
    (800 lbs/L)
    540d 1850 kg /
    4079 lbs
    1425 kg (3142 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 394 kg/s (869 lbs/s) 336 kg/L
    (741 lbs/L)
    M550d 1955 kg /
    4311 lbs
    1530 kg (3374 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 444 kg/s (979 lbs/s) 305 kg/L
    (673 lbs/L)
    520i 1630 kg /
    3594 lbs
    1205 kg (2657 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 209 kg/s (461 lbs/s) 281 kg/L
    (620 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530d
    Curb weight 1800 kg /
    3969 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1375 kg (1375 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 340 kg/s (750 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 340 kg/L
    (750 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 540i
    Curb weight 1765 kg /
    3892 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1340 kg (1340 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 368 kg/s (811 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 242 kg/L
    (534 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520d
    Curb weight 1805 kg /
    3980 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1380 kg (1380 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 254 kg/s (560 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 384 kg/L
    (847 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530i
    Curb weight 1695 kg /
    3737 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1270 kg (1270 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 283 kg/s (624 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 261 kg/L
    (576 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525d
    Curb weight 1705 kg /
    3760 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1280 kg (1280 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 262 kg/s (578 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 363 kg/L
    (800 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 540d
    Curb weight 1850 kg /
    4079 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1425 kg (1425 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 394 kg/s (869 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 336 kg/L
    (741 lbs/L)
    Vehicle M550d
    Curb weight 1955 kg /
    4311 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1530 kg (1530 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 444 kg/s (979 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 305 kg/L
    (673 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1630 kg /
    3594 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1205 kg (1205 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 209 kg/s (461 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 281 kg/L
    (620 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1850 kg (4079 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 367 kg or 809 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2650 kg or 5844 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 463 kg (1020 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 2225 kg (4906 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 5 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 2.7 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.6 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 16 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2013 BMW 5 Series Active Hybrid (F10H LCI, facelift ) curb weight

  • ActiveHybrid 3.0 —1850 kg (4079 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • ActiveHybrid 3.0 —50 kg/mpg (110 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • ActiveHybrid 3.0 is 24.7% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    ActiveHybrid 3.0 1850 kg /
    4079 lbs
    1425 kg (3142 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 330 kg/s (728 lbs/s) 289 kg/L
    (637 lbs/L)
    Vehicle ActiveHybrid 3.0
    Curb weight 1850 kg /
    4079 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1425 kg (1425 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 330 kg/s (728 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 289 kg/L
    (637 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1741 kg (3839 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 258 kg or 569 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2620 kg or 5778 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 435 kg (960 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 2116 kg (4666 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 4 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 2.8 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.5 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 19 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2013 BMW 5 Series Sedan (F10 LCI, Facelift ) curb weight

  • 518d —1625 kg (3583 lbs)
  • 520d —1630 kg (3594 lbs)
  • 550i —1880 kg (4145 lbs)
  • 520i —1615 kg (3561 lbs)
  • 535i —1765 kg (3892 lbs)
  • 528i —1710 kg (3771 lbs)
  • 525d —1655 kg (3649 lbs)
  • 535d —1840 kg (4057 lbs)
  • 530d —1810 kg (3991 lbs)
  • M550d —1880 kg (4145 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 518d —29 kg/mpg (64 lbs/mpg)
  • 520d —29 kg/mpg (64 lbs/mpg)
  • 550i —72 kg/mpg (159 lbs/mpg)
  • 520i —41 kg/mpg (90 lbs/mpg)
  • 535i —57 kg/mpg (126 lbs/mpg)
  • 528i —46 kg/mpg (101 lbs/mpg)
  • 525d —33 kg/mpg (73 lbs/mpg)
  • 535d —44 kg/mpg (97 lbs/mpg)
  • 530d —41 kg/mpg (90 lbs/mpg)
  • M550d —51 kg/mpg (112 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 518d is 9.6% heavier tran average
  • 520d is 9.9% heavier tran average
  • 550i is 26.8% heavier tran average
  • 520i is 8.9% heavier tran average
  • 535i is 19% heavier tran average
  • 528i is 15.3% heavier tran average
  • 525d is 11.6% heavier tran average
  • 535d is 24.1% heavier tran average
  • 530d is 22% heavier tran average
  • M550d is 26.8% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    518d 1625 kg /
    3583 lbs
    1200 kg (2646 lbs) heavier 11 kg to 1 hp 183 kg/s (404 lbs/s) 387 kg/L
    (853 lbs/L)
    520d 1630 kg /
    3594 lbs
    1205 kg (2657 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 223 kg/s (492 lbs/s) 398 kg/L
    (878 lbs/L)
    550i 1880 kg /
    4145 lbs
    1455 kg (3208 lbs) heavier 4 kg to 1 hp 448 kg/s (988 lbs/s) 204 kg/L
    (450 lbs/L)
    520i 1615 kg /
    3561 lbs
    1190 kg (2624 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 215 kg/s (474 lbs/s) 269 kg/L
    (593 lbs/L)
    535i 1765 kg /
    3892 lbs
    1340 kg (2955 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 333 kg/s (734 lbs/s) 232 kg/L
    (512 lbs/L)
    528i 1710 kg /
    3771 lbs
    1285 kg (2834 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 285 kg/s (628 lbs/s) 267 kg/L
    (589 lbs/L)
    525d 1655 kg /
    3649 lbs
    1230 kg (2712 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 251 kg/s (553 lbs/s) 352 kg/L
    (776 lbs/L)
    535d 1840 kg /
    4057 lbs
    1415 kg (3120 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 383 kg/s (845 lbs/s) 329 kg/L
    (725 lbs/L)
    530d 1810 kg /
    3991 lbs
    1385 kg (3054 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 335 kg/s (739 lbs/s) 335 kg/L
    (739 lbs/L)
    M550d 1880 kg /
    4145 lbs
    1455 kg (3208 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 418 kg/s (922 lbs/s) 298 kg/L
    (657 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 518d
    Curb weight 1625 kg /
    3583 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1200 kg (1200 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 11 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 183 kg/s (404 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 387 kg/L
    (853 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520d
    Curb weight 1630 kg /
    3594 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1205 kg (1205 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 223 kg/s (492 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 398 kg/L
    (878 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 550i
    Curb weight 1880 kg /
    4145 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1455 kg (1455 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 4 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 448 kg/s (988 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 204 kg/L
    (450 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1615 kg /
    3561 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1190 kg (1190 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 215 kg/s (474 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 269 kg/L
    (593 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535i
    Curb weight 1765 kg /
    3892 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1340 kg (1340 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 333 kg/s (734 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 232 kg/L
    (512 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 528i
    Curb weight 1710 kg /
    3771 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1285 kg (1285 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 285 kg/s (628 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 267 kg/L
    (589 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525d
    Curb weight 1655 kg /
    3649 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1230 kg (1230 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 251 kg/s (553 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 352 kg/L
    (776 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535d
    Curb weight 1840 kg /
    4057 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1415 kg (1415 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 383 kg/s (845 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 329 kg/L
    (725 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530d
    Curb weight 1810 kg /
    3991 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1385 kg (1385 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 335 kg/s (739 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 335 kg/L
    (739 lbs/L)
    Vehicle M550d
    Curb weight 1880 kg /
    4145 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1455 kg (1455 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 418 kg/s (922 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 298 kg/L
    (657 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1837 kg (4051 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 354 kg or 781 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2510 kg or 5535 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 459 kg (1013 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 2212 kg (4877 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 4 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 2.7 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.4 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 20 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2013 BMW 5 Series Touring (F11 LCI, Facelift ) curb weight

  • 520d —1735 kg (3826 lbs)
  • 518d —1730 kg (3815 lbs)
  • 520i —1730 kg (3815 lbs)
  • 528i —1735 kg (3826 lbs)
  • 535i —1785 kg (3936 lbs)
  • 525d —1870 kg (4123 lbs)
  • 550i —1925 kg (4245 lbs)
  • 530d —1920 kg (4234 lbs)
  • 535d —1950 kg (4300 lbs)
  • M550d —1990 kg (4388 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 520d —33 kg/mpg (73 lbs/mpg)
  • 518d —33 kg/mpg (73 lbs/mpg)
  • 520i —47 kg/mpg (104 lbs/mpg)
  • 528i —47 kg/mpg (104 lbs/mpg)
  • 535i —58 kg/mpg (128 lbs/mpg)
  • 525d —43 kg/mpg (95 lbs/mpg)
  • 550i —71 kg/mpg (157 lbs/mpg)
  • 530d —47 kg/mpg (104 lbs/mpg)
  • 535d —49 kg/mpg (108 lbs/mpg)
  • M550d —54 kg/mpg (119 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 520d is 17% heavier tran average
  • 518d is 16.7% heavier tran average
  • 520i is 16.7% heavier tran average
  • 528i is 17% heavier tran average
  • 535i is 20.4% heavier tran average
  • 525d is 26.1% heavier tran average
  • 550i is 29.8% heavier tran average
  • 530d is 29.5% heavier tran average
  • 535d is 31.5% heavier tran average
  • M550d is 34.2% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    520d 1735 kg /
    3826 lbs
    1310 kg (2889 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 228 kg/s (503 lbs/s) 386 kg/L
    (851 lbs/L)
    518d 1730 kg /
    3815 lbs
    1305 kg (2878 lbs) heavier 12 kg to 1 hp 186 kg/s (410 lbs/s) 384 kg/L
    (847 lbs/L)
    520i 1730 kg /
    3815 lbs
    1305 kg (2878 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 219 kg/s (483 lbs/s) 275 kg/L
    (606 lbs/L)
    528i 1735 kg /
    3826 lbs
    1310 kg (2889 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 280 kg/s (617 lbs/s) 271 kg/L
    (598 lbs/L)
    535i 1785 kg /
    3936 lbs
    1360 kg (2999 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 325 kg/s (717 lbs/s) 238 kg/L
    (525 lbs/L)
    525d 1870 kg /
    4123 lbs
    1445 kg (3186 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 271 kg/s (598 lbs/s) 346 kg/L
    (763 lbs/L)
    550i 1925 kg /
    4245 lbs
    1500 kg (3308 lbs) heavier 4 kg to 1 hp 428 kg/s (944 lbs/s) 219 kg/L
    (483 lbs/L)
    530d 1920 kg /
    4234 lbs
    1495 kg (3297 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 343 kg/s (756 lbs/s) 337 kg/L
    (743 lbs/L)
    535d 1950 kg /
    4300 lbs
    1525 kg (3363 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 390 kg/s (860 lbs/s) 331 kg/L
    (730 lbs/L)
    M550d 1990 kg /
    4388 lbs
    1565 kg (3451 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 423 kg/s (933 lbs/s) 316 kg/L
    (697 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520d
    Curb weight 1735 kg /
    3826 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1310 kg (1310 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 228 kg/s (503 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 386 kg/L
    (851 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 518d
    Curb weight 1730 kg /
    3815 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1305 kg (1305 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 12 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 186 kg/s (410 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 384 kg/L
    (847 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1730 kg /
    3815 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1305 kg (1305 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 219 kg/s (483 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 275 kg/L
    (606 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 528i
    Curb weight 1735 kg /
    3826 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1310 kg (1310 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 280 kg/s (617 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 271 kg/L
    (598 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535i
    Curb weight 1785 kg /
    3936 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1360 kg (1360 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 325 kg/s (717 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 238 kg/L
    (525 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525d
    Curb weight 1870 kg /
    4123 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1445 kg (1445 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 271 kg/s (598 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 346 kg/L
    (763 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 550i
    Curb weight 1925 kg /
    4245 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1500 kg (1500 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 4 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 428 kg/s (944 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 219 kg/L
    (483 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530d
    Curb weight 1920 kg /
    4234 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1495 kg (1495 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 343 kg/s (756 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 337 kg/L
    (743 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535d
    Curb weight 1950 kg /
    4300 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1525 kg (1525 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 390 kg/s (860 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 331 kg/L
    (730 lbs/L)
    Vehicle M550d
    Curb weight 1990 kg /
    4388 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1565 kg (1565 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 423 kg/s (933 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 316 kg/L
    (697 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 2033 kg (4483 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 550 kg or 1213 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2360 kg or 5204 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 508 kg (1121 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 2408 kg (5310 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 4 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 2.5 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.5 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 20 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2013 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo (F07 LCI, Facelift ) curb weight

  • 530d —2045 kg (4509 lbs)
  • 520d —1915 kg (4223 lbs)
  • 535i —1995 kg (4399 lbs)
  • 550i —2140 kg (4719 lbs)
  • 535d —2070 kg (4564 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 530d —54 kg/mpg (119 lbs/mpg)
  • 520d —45 kg/mpg (99 lbs/mpg)
  • 535i —71 kg/mpg (157 lbs/mpg)
  • 550i —89 kg/mpg (196 lbs/mpg)
  • 535d —56 kg/mpg (123 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 530d is 37.9% heavier tran average
  • 520d is 29.1% heavier tran average
  • 535i is 34.5% heavier tran average
  • 550i is 44.3% heavier tran average
  • 535d is 39.6% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    530d 2045 kg /
    4509 lbs
    1620 kg (3572 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 347 kg/s (765 lbs/s) 330 kg/L
    (728 lbs/L)
    520d 1915 kg /
    4223 lbs
    1490 kg (3286 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 225 kg/s (496 lbs/s) 348 kg/L
    (767 lbs/L)
    535i 1995 kg /
    4399 lbs
    1570 kg (3462 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 344 kg/s (759 lbs/s) 235 kg/L
    (518 lbs/L)
    550i 2140 kg /
    4719 lbs
    1715 kg (3782 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 465 kg/s (1025 lbs/s) 223 kg/L
    (492 lbs/L)
    535d 2070 kg /
    4564 lbs
    1645 kg (3627 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 391 kg/s (862 lbs/s) 323 kg/L
    (712 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530d
    Curb weight 2045 kg /
    4509 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1620 kg (1620 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 347 kg/s (765 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 330 kg/L
    (728 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520d
    Curb weight 1915 kg /
    4223 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1490 kg (1490 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 225 kg/s (496 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 348 kg/L
    (767 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535i
    Curb weight 1995 kg /
    4399 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1570 kg (1570 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 344 kg/s (759 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 235 kg/L
    (518 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 550i
    Curb weight 2140 kg /
    4719 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1715 kg (1715 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 465 kg/s (1025 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 223 kg/L
    (492 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535d
    Curb weight 2070 kg /
    4564 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1645 kg (1645 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 391 kg/s (862 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 323 kg/L
    (712 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 2001 kg (4412 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 518 kg or 1142 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2430 kg or 5359 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 500 kg (1103 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 2376 kg (5239 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 4 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 2.5 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.5 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 20 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2009 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo (F07) curb weight

  • 535i —2015 kg (4443 lbs)
  • 550i —2070 kg (4564 lbs)
  • 530d —2010 kg (4432 lbs)
  • 520d —1875 kg (4134 lbs)
  • 535d —2035 kg (4487 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 535i —72 kg/mpg (159 lbs/mpg)
  • 550i —80 kg/mpg (176 lbs/mpg)
  • 530d —53 kg/mpg (117 lbs/mpg)
  • 520d —43 kg/mpg (95 lbs/mpg)
  • 535d —62 kg/mpg (137 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 535i is 35.9% heavier tran average
  • 550i is 39.6% heavier tran average
  • 530d is 35.5% heavier tran average
  • 520d is 26.4% heavier tran average
  • 535d is 37.2% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    535i 2015 kg /
    4443 lbs
    1590 kg (3506 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 336 kg/s (741 lbs/s) 237 kg/L
    (523 lbs/L)
    550i 2070 kg /
    4564 lbs
    1645 kg (3627 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 431 kg/s (950 lbs/s) 225 kg/L
    (496 lbs/L)
    530d 2010 kg /
    4432 lbs
    1585 kg (3495 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 341 kg/s (752 lbs/s) 324 kg/L
    (714 lbs/L)
    520d 1875 kg /
    4134 lbs
    1450 kg (3197 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 221 kg/s (487 lbs/s) 354 kg/L
    (781 lbs/L)
    535d 2035 kg /
    4487 lbs
    1610 kg (3550 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 357 kg/s (787 lbs/s) 287 kg/L
    (633 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535i
    Curb weight 2015 kg /
    4443 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1590 kg (1590 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 336 kg/s (741 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 237 kg/L
    (523 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 550i
    Curb weight 2070 kg /
    4564 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1645 kg (1645 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 431 kg/s (950 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 225 kg/L
    (496 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530d
    Curb weight 2010 kg /
    4432 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1585 kg (1585 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 341 kg/s (752 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 324 kg/L
    (714 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520d
    Curb weight 1875 kg /
    4134 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1450 kg (1450 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 221 kg/s (487 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 354 kg/L
    (781 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535d
    Curb weight 2035 kg /
    4487 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1610 kg (1610 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 357 kg/s (787 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 287 kg/L
    (633 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1732 kg (3819 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 249 kg or 549 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2530 kg or 5579 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 433 kg (955 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 2107 kg (4646 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 4 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 2.8 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.6 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 19 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2010 BMW 5 Series Sedan (F10) curb weight

  • 528i —1705 kg (3760 lbs)
  • 530i —1635 kg (3605 lbs)
  • 523i —1625 kg (3583 lbs)
  • 520d —1620 kg (3572 lbs)
  • 525d —1720 kg (3793 lbs)
  • 530d —1790 kg (3947 lbs)
  • 535i —1765 kg (3892 lbs)
  • 535d —1725 kg (3804 lbs)
  • 520i —1595 kg (3517 lbs)
  • 550i —1900 kg (4190 lbs)
  • M550d —1970 kg (4344 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 528i —50 kg/mpg (110 lbs/mpg)
  • 530i —53 kg/mpg (117 lbs/mpg)
  • 523i —52 kg/mpg (115 lbs/mpg)
  • 520d —31 kg/mpg (68 lbs/mpg)
  • 525d —37 kg/mpg (82 lbs/mpg)
  • 530d —44 kg/mpg (97 lbs/mpg)
  • 535i —61 kg/mpg (135 lbs/mpg)
  • 535d —39 kg/mpg (86 lbs/mpg)
  • 520i —46 kg/mpg (101 lbs/mpg)
  • 550i —90 kg/mpg (198 lbs/mpg)
  • M550d —53 kg/mpg (117 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 528i is 15% heavier tran average
  • 530i is 10.2% heavier tran average
  • 523i is 9.6% heavier tran average
  • 520d is 9.2% heavier tran average
  • 525d is 16% heavier tran average
  • 530d is 20.7% heavier tran average
  • 535i is 19% heavier tran average
  • 535d is 16.3% heavier tran average
  • 520i is 7.6% heavier tran average
  • 550i is 28.1% heavier tran average
  • M550d is 32.8% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    528i 1705 kg /
    3760 lbs
    1280 kg (2823 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 275 kg/s (606 lbs/s) 244 kg/L
    (538 lbs/L)
    530i 1635 kg /
    3605 lbs
    1210 kg (2668 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 264 kg/s (582 lbs/s) 215 kg/L
    (474 lbs/L)
    523i 1625 kg /
    3583 lbs
    1200 kg (2646 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 217 kg/s (478 lbs/s) 214 kg/L
    (472 lbs/L)
    520d 1620 kg /
    3572 lbs
    1195 kg (2635 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 208 kg/s (459 lbs/s) 360 kg/L
    (794 lbs/L)
    525d 1720 kg /
    3793 lbs
    1295 kg (2856 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 257 kg/s (567 lbs/s) 337 kg/L
    (743 lbs/L)
    530d 1790 kg /
    3947 lbs
    1365 kg (3010 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 309 kg/s (681 lbs/s) 314 kg/L
    (692 lbs/L)
    535i 1765 kg /
    3892 lbs
    1340 kg (2955 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 315 kg/s (695 lbs/s) 218 kg/L
    (481 lbs/L)
    535d 1725 kg /
    3804 lbs
    1300 kg (2867 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 332 kg/s (732 lbs/s) 319 kg/L
    (703 lbs/L)
    520i 1595 kg /
    3517 lbs
    1170 kg (2580 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 213 kg/s (470 lbs/s) 235 kg/L
    (518 lbs/L)
    550i 1900 kg /
    4190 lbs
    1475 kg (3253 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 413 kg/s (911 lbs/s) 173 kg/L
    (381 lbs/L)
    M550d 1970 kg /
    4344 lbs
    1545 kg (3407 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 438 kg/s (966 lbs/s) 313 kg/L
    (690 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 528i
    Curb weight 1705 kg /
    3760 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1280 kg (1280 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 275 kg/s (606 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 244 kg/L
    (538 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530i
    Curb weight 1635 kg /
    3605 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1210 kg (1210 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 264 kg/s (582 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 215 kg/L
    (474 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 523i
    Curb weight 1625 kg /
    3583 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1200 kg (1200 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 217 kg/s (478 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 214 kg/L
    (472 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520d
    Curb weight 1620 kg /
    3572 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1195 kg (1195 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 208 kg/s (459 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 360 kg/L
    (794 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525d
    Curb weight 1720 kg /
    3793 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1295 kg (1295 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 257 kg/s (567 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 337 kg/L
    (743 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530d
    Curb weight 1790 kg /
    3947 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1365 kg (1365 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 309 kg/s (681 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 314 kg/L
    (692 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535i
    Curb weight 1765 kg /
    3892 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1340 kg (1340 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 315 kg/s (695 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 218 kg/L
    (481 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535d
    Curb weight 1725 kg /
    3804 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1300 kg (1300 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 332 kg/s (732 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 319 kg/L
    (703 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1595 kg /
    3517 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1170 kg (1170 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 213 kg/s (470 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 235 kg/L
    (518 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 550i
    Curb weight 1900 kg /
    4190 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1475 kg (1475 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 413 kg/s (911 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 173 kg/L
    (381 lbs/L)
    Vehicle M550d
    Curb weight 1970 kg /
    4344 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1545 kg (1545 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 438 kg/s (966 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 313 kg/L
    (690 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1784 kg (3934 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 301 kg or 664 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2600 kg or 5733 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 446 kg (984 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 2159 kg (4761 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 4 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 2.8 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.5 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 21 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2010 BMW 5 Series Touring (F11) curb weight

  • 535i —1840 kg (4057 lbs)
  • 523i —1730 kg (3815 lbs)
  • 530d —1785 kg (3936 lbs)
  • 525d —1745 kg (3848 lbs)
  • 530i —1725 kg (3804 lbs)
  • 528i —1805 kg (3980 lbs)
  • 520i —1705 kg (3760 lbs)
  • 535d —1895 kg (4178 lbs)
  • 520d —1710 kg (3771 lbs)
  • 550i —1900 kg (4190 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 535i —66 kg/mpg (146 lbs/mpg)
  • 523i —58 kg/mpg (128 lbs/mpg)
  • 530d —45 kg/mpg (99 lbs/mpg)
  • 525d —40 kg/mpg (88 lbs/mpg)
  • 530i —58 kg/mpg (128 lbs/mpg)
  • 528i —56 kg/mpg (123 lbs/mpg)
  • 520i —50 kg/mpg (110 lbs/mpg)
  • 535d —47 kg/mpg (104 lbs/mpg)
  • 520d —37 kg/mpg (82 lbs/mpg)
  • 550i —86 kg/mpg (190 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 535i is 24.1% heavier tran average
  • 523i is 16.7% heavier tran average
  • 530d is 20.4% heavier tran average
  • 525d is 17.7% heavier tran average
  • 530i is 16.3% heavier tran average
  • 528i is 21.7% heavier tran average
  • 520i is 15% heavier tran average
  • 535d is 27.8% heavier tran average
  • 520d is 15.3% heavier tran average
  • 550i is 28.1% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    535i 1840 kg /
    4057 lbs
    1415 kg (3120 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 329 kg/s (725 lbs/s) 222 kg/L
    (490 lbs/L)
    523i 1730 kg /
    3815 lbs
    1305 kg (2878 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 216 kg/s (476 lbs/s) 222 kg/L
    (490 lbs/L)
    530d 1785 kg /
    3936 lbs
    1360 kg (2999 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 303 kg/s (668 lbs/s) 303 kg/L
    (668 lbs/L)
    525d 1745 kg /
    3848 lbs
    1320 kg (2911 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 257 kg/s (567 lbs/s) 329 kg/L
    (725 lbs/L)
    530i 1725 kg /
    3804 lbs
    1300 kg (2867 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 270 kg/s (595 lbs/s) 218 kg/L
    (481 lbs/L)
    528i 1805 kg /
    3980 lbs
    1380 kg (3043 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 282 kg/s (622 lbs/s) 247 kg/L
    (545 lbs/L)
    520i 1705 kg /
    3760 lbs
    1280 kg (2823 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 216 kg/s (476 lbs/s) 244 kg/L
    (538 lbs/L)
    535d 1895 kg /
    4178 lbs
    1470 kg (3241 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 364 kg/s (803 lbs/s) 321 kg/L
    (708 lbs/L)
    520d 1710 kg /
    3771 lbs
    1285 kg (2834 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 216 kg/s (476 lbs/s) 335 kg/L
    (739 lbs/L)
    550i 1900 kg /
    4190 lbs
    1475 kg (3253 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 396 kg/s (873 lbs/s) 178 kg/L
    (392 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535i
    Curb weight 1840 kg /
    4057 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1415 kg (1415 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 329 kg/s (725 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 222 kg/L
    (490 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 523i
    Curb weight 1730 kg /
    3815 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1305 kg (1305 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 216 kg/s (476 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 222 kg/L
    (490 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530d
    Curb weight 1785 kg /
    3936 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1360 kg (1360 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 303 kg/s (668 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 303 kg/L
    (668 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525d
    Curb weight 1745 kg /
    3848 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1320 kg (1320 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 257 kg/s (567 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 329 kg/L
    (725 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530i
    Curb weight 1725 kg /
    3804 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1300 kg (1300 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 270 kg/s (595 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 218 kg/L
    (481 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 528i
    Curb weight 1805 kg /
    3980 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1380 kg (1380 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 282 kg/s (622 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 247 kg/L
    (545 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1705 kg /
    3760 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1280 kg (1280 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 216 kg/s (476 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 244 kg/L
    (538 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535d
    Curb weight 1895 kg /
    4178 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1470 kg (1470 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 364 kg/s (803 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 321 kg/L
    (708 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520d
    Curb weight 1710 kg /
    3771 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1285 kg (1285 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 216 kg/s (476 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 335 kg/L
    (739 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 550i
    Curb weight 1900 kg /
    4190 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1475 kg (1475 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 396 kg/s (873 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 178 kg/L
    (392 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1925 kg (4245 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 442 kg or 975 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2575 kg or 5678 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 481 kg (1061 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 2300 kg (5072 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 5 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 2.5 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.5 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 19 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2011 BMW 5 Series Active Hybrid (F10) curb weight

  • ActiveHybrid 3.0 —1925 kg (4245 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • ActiveHybrid 3.0 —52 kg/mpg (115 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • ActiveHybrid 3.0 is 29.8% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    ActiveHybrid 3.0 1925 kg /
    4245 lbs
    1500 kg (3308 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 344 kg/s (759 lbs/s) 301 kg/L
    (664 lbs/L)
    Vehicle ActiveHybrid 3.0
    Curb weight 1925 kg /
    4245 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1500 kg (1500 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 344 kg/s (759 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 301 kg/L
    (664 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1575 kg (3473 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 92 kg or 203 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2840 kg or 6263 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 394 kg (868 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 1950 kg (4300 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 4 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 3.1 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.9 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 20 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2007 BMW 5 Series (E60, Facelift ) curb weight

  • 530i —1605 kg (3539 lbs)
  • 530xi —1605 kg (3539 lbs)
  • 523i —1400 kg (3087 lbs)
  • 530xd —1615 kg (3561 lbs)
  • 520i —1485 kg (3274 lbs)
  • 525xd —1515 kg (3341 lbs)
  • 525xi —1645 kg (3627 lbs)
  • 525i —1530 kg (3374 lbs)
  • 530d —1580 kg (3484 lbs)
  • 550i —1660 kg (3660 lbs)
  • 525d —1590 kg (3506 lbs)
  • 535d —1660 kg (3660 lbs)
  • 520d —1585 kg (3495 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 530i —59 kg/mpg (130 lbs/mpg)
  • 530xi —67 kg/mpg (148 lbs/mpg)
  • 523i —45 kg/mpg (99 lbs/mpg)
  • 530xd —48 kg/mpg (106 lbs/mpg)
  • 520i —57 kg/mpg (126 lbs/mpg)
  • 525xd —45 kg/mpg (99 lbs/mpg)
  • 525xi —57 kg/mpg (126 lbs/mpg)
  • 525i —61 kg/mpg (135 lbs/mpg)
  • 530d —45 kg/mpg (99 lbs/mpg)
  • 550i —79 kg/mpg (174 lbs/mpg)
  • 525d —47 kg/mpg (104 lbs/mpg)
  • 535d —47 kg/mpg (104 lbs/mpg)
  • 520d —38 kg/mpg (84 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 530i is 8.2% heavier tran average
  • 530xi is 8.2% heavier tran average
  • 523i is 5.6% lighter than average
  • 530xd is 8.9% heavier tran average
  • 520i is 0.1% heavier tran average
  • 525xd is 2.2% heavier tran average
  • 525xi is 10.9% heavier tran average
  • 525i is 3.2% heavier tran average
  • 530d is 6.5% heavier tran average
  • 550i is 11.9% heavier tran average
  • 525d is 7.2% heavier tran average
  • 535d is 11.9% heavier tran average
  • 520d is 6.9% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    530i 1605 kg /
    3539 lbs
    1180 kg (2602 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 263 kg/s (580 lbs/s) 182 kg/L
    (401 lbs/L)
    530xi 1605 kg /
    3539 lbs
    1180 kg (2602 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 251 kg/s (553 lbs/s) 165 kg/L
    (364 lbs/L)
    523i 1400 kg /
    3087 lbs
    975 kg (2150 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 169 kg/s (373 lbs/s) 187 kg/L
    (412 lbs/L)
    530xd 1615 kg /
    3561 lbs
    1190 kg (2624 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 256 kg/s (564 lbs/s) 234 kg/L
    (516 lbs/L)
    520i 1485 kg /
    3274 lbs
    1060 kg (2337 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 173 kg/s (381 lbs/s) 165 kg/L
    (364 lbs/L)
    525xd 1515 kg /
    3341 lbs
    1090 kg (2404 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 205 kg/s (452 lbs/s) 220 kg/L
    (485 lbs/L)
    525xi 1645 kg /
    3627 lbs
    1220 kg (2690 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 211 kg/s (465 lbs/s) 203 kg/L
    (448 lbs/L)
    525i 1530 kg /
    3374 lbs
    1105 kg (2437 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 204 kg/s (450 lbs/s) 163 kg/L
    (359 lbs/L)
    530d 1580 kg /
    3484 lbs
    1155 kg (2547 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 243 kg/s (536 lbs/s) 236 kg/L
    (520 lbs/L)
    550i 1660 kg /
    3660 lbs
    1235 kg (2723 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 332 kg/s (732 lbs/s) 151 kg/L
    (333 lbs/L)
    525d 1590 kg /
    3506 lbs
    1165 kg (2569 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 221 kg/s (487 lbs/s) 230 kg/L
    (507 lbs/L)
    535d 1660 kg /
    3660 lbs
    1235 kg (2723 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 272 kg/s (600 lbs/s) 248 kg/L
    (547 lbs/L)
    520d 1585 kg /
    3495 lbs
    1160 kg (2558 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 201 kg/s (443 lbs/s) 283 kg/L
    (624 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530i
    Curb weight 1605 kg /
    3539 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1180 kg (1180 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 263 kg/s (580 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 182 kg/L
    (401 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530xi
    Curb weight 1605 kg /
    3539 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1180 kg (1180 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 251 kg/s (553 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 165 kg/L
    (364 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 523i
    Curb weight 1400 kg /
    3087 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 975 kg (975 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 169 kg/s (373 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 187 kg/L
    (412 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530xd
    Curb weight 1615 kg /
    3561 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1190 kg (1190 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 256 kg/s (564 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 234 kg/L
    (516 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1485 kg /
    3274 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1060 kg (1060 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 173 kg/s (381 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 165 kg/L
    (364 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525xd
    Curb weight 1515 kg /
    3341 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1090 kg (1090 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 205 kg/s (452 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 220 kg/L
    (485 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525xi
    Curb weight 1645 kg /
    3627 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1220 kg (1220 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 211 kg/s (465 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 203 kg/L
    (448 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525i
    Curb weight 1530 kg /
    3374 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1105 kg (1105 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 204 kg/s (450 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 163 kg/L
    (359 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530d
    Curb weight 1580 kg /
    3484 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1155 kg (1155 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 243 kg/s (536 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 236 kg/L
    (520 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 550i
    Curb weight 1660 kg /
    3660 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1235 kg (1235 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 332 kg/s (732 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 151 kg/L
    (333 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525d
    Curb weight 1590 kg /
    3506 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1165 kg (1165 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 221 kg/s (487 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 230 kg/L
    (507 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535d
    Curb weight 1660 kg /
    3660 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1235 kg (1235 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 272 kg/s (600 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 248 kg/L
    (547 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520d
    Curb weight 1585 kg /
    3495 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1160 kg (1160 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 201 kg/s (443 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 283 kg/L
    (624 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1685 kg (3715 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 202 kg or 445 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2730 kg or 6020 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 421 kg (929 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 2060 kg (4542 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 5 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 2.9 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.7 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 22 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2007 BMW 5 Series Touring (E61, Facelift ) curb weight

  • 550i —1760 kg (3881 lbs)
  • 523i —1620 kg (3572 lbs)
  • 520i —1560 kg (3440 lbs)
  • 525d —1690 kg (3726 lbs)
  • 525xd —1770 kg (3903 lbs)
  • 525xi —1740 kg (3837 lbs)
  • 525i —1605 kg (3539 lbs)
  • 520d —1620 kg (3572 lbs)
  • 530d —1660 kg (3660 lbs)
  • 530xd —1770 kg (3903 lbs)
  • 530xi —1725 kg (3804 lbs)
  • 535d —1760 kg (3881 lbs)
  • 530i —1620 kg (3572 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 550i —84 kg/mpg (185 lbs/mpg)
  • 523i —52 kg/mpg (115 lbs/mpg)
  • 520i —46 kg/mpg (101 lbs/mpg)
  • 525d —47 kg/mpg (104 lbs/mpg)
  • 525xd —52 kg/mpg (115 lbs/mpg)
  • 525xi —62 kg/mpg (137 lbs/mpg)
  • 525i —52 kg/mpg (115 lbs/mpg)
  • 520d —40 kg/mpg (88 lbs/mpg)
  • 530d —46 kg/mpg (101 lbs/mpg)
  • 530xd —54 kg/mpg (119 lbs/mpg)
  • 530xi —62 kg/mpg (137 lbs/mpg)
  • 535d —52 kg/mpg (115 lbs/mpg)
  • 530i —54 kg/mpg (119 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 550i is 18.7% heavier tran average
  • 523i is 9.2% heavier tran average
  • 520i is 5.2% heavier tran average
  • 525d is 14% heavier tran average
  • 525xd is 19.4% heavier tran average
  • 525xi is 17.3% heavier tran average
  • 525i is 8.2% heavier tran average
  • 520d is 9.2% heavier tran average
  • 530d is 11.9% heavier tran average
  • 530xd is 19.4% heavier tran average
  • 530xi is 16.3% heavier tran average
  • 535d is 18.7% heavier tran average
  • 530i is 9.2% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    550i 1760 kg /
    3881 lbs
    1335 kg (2944 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 352 kg/s (776 lbs/s) 157 kg/L
    (346 lbs/L)
    523i 1620 kg /
    3572 lbs
    1195 kg (2635 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 188 kg/s (415 lbs/s) 210 kg/L
    (463 lbs/L)
    520i 1560 kg /
    3440 lbs
    1135 kg (2503 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 181 kg/s (399 lbs/s) 226 kg/L
    (498 lbs/L)
    525d 1690 kg /
    3726 lbs
    1265 kg (2789 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 225 kg/s (496 lbs/s) 256 kg/L
    (564 lbs/L)
    525xd 1770 kg /
    3903 lbs
    1345 kg (2966 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 230 kg/s (507 lbs/s) 257 kg/L
    (567 lbs/L)
    525xi 1740 kg /
    3837 lbs
    1315 kg (2900 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 215 kg/s (474 lbs/s) 207 kg/L
    (456 lbs/L)
    525i 1605 kg /
    3539 lbs
    1180 kg (2602 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 229 kg/s (505 lbs/s) 208 kg/L
    (459 lbs/L)
    520d 1620 kg /
    3572 lbs
    1195 kg (2635 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 198 kg/s (437 lbs/s) 279 kg/L
    (615 lbs/L)
    530d 1660 kg /
    3660 lbs
    1235 kg (2723 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 252 kg/s (556 lbs/s) 252 kg/L
    (556 lbs/L)
    530xd 1770 kg /
    3903 lbs
    1345 kg (2966 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 272 kg/s (600 lbs/s) 246 kg/L
    (542 lbs/L)
    530xi 1725 kg /
    3804 lbs
    1300 kg (2867 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 261 kg/s (576 lbs/s) 203 kg/L
    (448 lbs/L)
    535d 1760 kg /
    3881 lbs
    1335 kg (2944 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 284 kg/s (626 lbs/s) 255 kg/L
    (562 lbs/L)
    530i 1620 kg /
    3572 lbs
    1195 kg (2635 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 261 kg/s (576 lbs/s) 205 kg/L
    (452 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 550i
    Curb weight 1760 kg /
    3881 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1335 kg (1335 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 352 kg/s (776 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 157 kg/L
    (346 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 523i
    Curb weight 1620 kg /
    3572 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1195 kg (1195 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 188 kg/s (415 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 210 kg/L
    (463 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1560 kg /
    3440 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1135 kg (1135 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 181 kg/s (399 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 226 kg/L
    (498 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525d
    Curb weight 1690 kg /
    3726 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1265 kg (1265 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 225 kg/s (496 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 256 kg/L
    (564 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525xd
    Curb weight 1770 kg /
    3903 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1345 kg (1345 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 230 kg/s (507 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 257 kg/L
    (567 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525xi
    Curb weight 1740 kg /
    3837 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1315 kg (1315 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 215 kg/s (474 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 207 kg/L
    (456 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525i
    Curb weight 1605 kg /
    3539 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1180 kg (1180 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 229 kg/s (505 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 208 kg/L
    (459 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520d
    Curb weight 1620 kg /
    3572 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1195 kg (1195 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 198 kg/s (437 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 279 kg/L
    (615 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530d
    Curb weight 1660 kg /
    3660 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1235 kg (1235 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 252 kg/s (556 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 252 kg/L
    (556 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530xd
    Curb weight 1770 kg /
    3903 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1345 kg (1345 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 272 kg/s (600 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 246 kg/L
    (542 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530xi
    Curb weight 1725 kg /
    3804 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1300 kg (1300 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 261 kg/s (576 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 203 kg/L
    (448 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535d
    Curb weight 1760 kg /
    3881 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1335 kg (1335 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 284 kg/s (626 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 255 kg/L
    (562 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530i
    Curb weight 1620 kg /
    3572 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1195 kg (1195 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 261 kg/s (576 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 205 kg/L
    (452 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1683 kg (3711 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 200 kg or 441 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2705 kg or 5965 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 421 kg (928 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 2058 kg (4538 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 4 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 2.9 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.8 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 21 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2004 BMW 5 Series Touring (E61) curb weight

  • 525d —1750 kg (3859 lbs)
  • 525i —1570 kg (3462 lbs)
  • 545i —1795 kg (3958 lbs)
  • 530d —1665 kg (3671 lbs)
  • 550i —1755 kg (3870 lbs)
  • 520d —1605 kg (3539 lbs)
  • 523i —1565 kg (3451 lbs)
  • 525 Xi —1690 kg (3726 lbs)
  • 530i —1585 kg (3495 lbs)
  • 530 Xd —1760 kg (3881 lbs)
  • 530 Xi —1690 kg (3726 lbs)
  • 535d —1760 kg (3881 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 525d —43 kg/mpg (95 lbs/mpg)
  • 545i —72 kg/mpg (159 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 525d is 18% heavier tran average
  • 525i is 5.9% heavier tran average
  • 545i is 21% heavier tran average
  • 530d is 12.3% heavier tran average
  • 550i is 18.3% heavier tran average
  • 520d is 8.2% heavier tran average
  • 523i is 5.5% heavier tran average
  • 525 Xi is 14% heavier tran average
  • 530i is 6.9% heavier tran average
  • 530 Xd is 18.7% heavier tran average
  • 530 Xi is 14% heavier tran average
  • 535d is 18.7% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    525d 1750 kg /
    3859 lbs
    1325 kg (2922 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 222 kg/s (490 lbs/s) 302 kg/L
    (666 lbs/L)
    525i 1570 kg /
    3462 lbs
    1145 kg (2525 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 212 kg/s (467 lbs/s) -
    545i 1795 kg /
    3958 lbs
    1370 kg (3021 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 321 kg/s (708 lbs/s) 191 kg/L
    (421 lbs/L)
    530d 1665 kg /
    3671 lbs
    1240 kg (2734 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 252 kg/s (556 lbs/s) -
    550i 1755 kg /
    3870 lbs
    1330 kg (2933 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 331 kg/s (730 lbs/s) -
    520d 1605 kg /
    3539 lbs
    1180 kg (2602 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 189 kg/s (417 lbs/s) -
    523i 1565 kg /
    3451 lbs
    1140 kg (2514 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 186 kg/s (410 lbs/s) -
    525 Xi 1690 kg /
    3726 lbs
    1265 kg (2789 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 209 kg/s (461 lbs/s) -
    530i 1585 kg /
    3495 lbs
    1160 kg (2558 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 252 kg/s (556 lbs/s) -
    530 Xd 1760 kg /
    3881 lbs
    1335 kg (2944 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 271 kg/s (598 lbs/s) -
    530 Xi 1690 kg /
    3726 lbs
    1265 kg (2789 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 252 kg/s (556 lbs/s) -
    535d 1760 kg /
    3881 lbs
    1335 kg (2944 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 279 kg/s (615 lbs/s) -
    Vehicle 525d
    Curb weight 1750 kg /
    3859 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1325 kg (1325 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 222 kg/s (490 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 302 kg/L
    (666 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525i
    Curb weight 1570 kg /
    3462 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1145 kg (1145 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 212 kg/s (467 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 545i
    Curb weight 1795 kg /
    3958 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1370 kg (1370 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 321 kg/s (708 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 191 kg/L
    (421 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530d
    Curb weight 1665 kg /
    3671 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1240 kg (1240 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 252 kg/s (556 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 550i
    Curb weight 1755 kg /
    3870 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1330 kg (1330 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 331 kg/s (730 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 520d
    Curb weight 1605 kg /
    3539 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1180 kg (1180 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 189 kg/s (417 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 523i
    Curb weight 1565 kg /
    3451 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1140 kg (1140 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 186 kg/s (410 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 525 Xi
    Curb weight 1690 kg /
    3726 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1265 kg (1265 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 209 kg/s (461 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 530i
    Curb weight 1585 kg /
    3495 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1160 kg (1160 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 252 kg/s (556 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 530 Xd
    Curb weight 1760 kg /
    3881 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1335 kg (1335 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 271 kg/s (598 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 530 Xi
    Curb weight 1690 kg /
    3726 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1265 kg (1265 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 252 kg/s (556 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 535d
    Curb weight 1760 kg /
    3881 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1335 kg (1335 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 279 kg/s (615 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1585 kg (3495 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 102 kg or 225 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2835 kg or 6252 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 396 kg (874 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 1960 kg (4322 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 4 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 3.1 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.9 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 20 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2003 BMW 5 Series (E60) curb weight

  • 520i —1560 kg (3440 lbs)
  • 525i —1480 kg (3263 lbs)
  • 530d —1595 kg (3517 lbs)
  • 530i —1570 kg (3462 lbs)
  • 540i —1655 kg (3649 lbs)
  • 545i —1640 kg (3616 lbs)
  • 550i —1665 kg (3671 lbs)
  • 520d —1515 kg (3341 lbs)
  • 525d —1590 kg (3506 lbs)
  • 523i —1475 kg (3252 lbs)
  • 525 Xi —1595 kg (3517 lbs)
  • 530 Xd —1665 kg (3671 lbs)
  • 530 i —1505 kg (3319 lbs)
  • 530 Xi —1595 kg (3517 lbs)
  • 535 d —1665 kg (3671 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 520i —60 kg/mpg (132 lbs/mpg)
  • 530i —63 kg/mpg (139 lbs/mpg)
  • 545i —75 kg/mpg (165 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 520i is 5.2% heavier tran average
  • 525i is 0.2% lighter than average
  • 530d is 7.6% heavier tran average
  • 530i is 5.9% heavier tran average
  • 540i is 11.6% heavier tran average
  • 545i is 10.6% heavier tran average
  • 550i is 12.3% heavier tran average
  • 520d is 2.2% heavier tran average
  • 525d is 7.2% heavier tran average
  • 523i is 0.5% lighter than average
  • 525 Xi is 7.6% heavier tran average
  • 530 Xd is 12.3% heavier tran average
  • 530 i is 1.5% heavier tran average
  • 530 Xi is 7.6% heavier tran average
  • 535 d is 12.3% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    520i 1560 kg /
    3440 lbs
    1135 kg (2503 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 181 kg/s (399 lbs/s) 173 kg/L
    (381 lbs/L)
    525i 1480 kg /
    3263 lbs
    1055 kg (2326 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 208 kg/s (459 lbs/s) -
    530d 1595 kg /
    3517 lbs
    1170 kg (2580 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 245 kg/s (540 lbs/s) -
    530i 1570 kg /
    3462 lbs
    1145 kg (2525 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 238 kg/s (525 lbs/s) 165 kg/L
    (364 lbs/L)
    540i 1655 kg /
    3649 lbs
    1230 kg (2712 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 281 kg/s (620 lbs/s) -
    545i 1640 kg /
    3616 lbs
    1215 kg (2679 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 298 kg/s (657 lbs/s) 150 kg/L
    (331 lbs/L)
    550i 1665 kg /
    3671 lbs
    1240 kg (2734 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 320 kg/s (706 lbs/s) -
    520d 1515 kg /
    3341 lbs
    1090 kg (2404 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 185 kg/s (408 lbs/s) -
    525d 1590 kg /
    3506 lbs
    1165 kg (2569 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 206 kg/s (454 lbs/s) -
    523i 1475 kg /
    3252 lbs
    1050 kg (2315 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 182 kg/s (401 lbs/s) -
    525 Xi 1595 kg /
    3517 lbs
    1170 kg (2580 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 199 kg/s (439 lbs/s) -
    530 Xd 1665 kg /
    3671 lbs
    1240 kg (2734 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 264 kg/s (582 lbs/s) -
    530 i 1505 kg /
    3319 lbs
    1080 kg (2382 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 243 kg/s (536 lbs/s) -
    530 Xi 1595 kg /
    3517 lbs
    1170 kg (2580 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 245 kg/s (540 lbs/s) -
    535 d 1665 kg /
    3671 lbs
    1240 kg (2734 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 269 kg/s (593 lbs/s) -
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1560 kg /
    3440 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1135 kg (1135 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 181 kg/s (399 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 173 kg/L
    (381 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525i
    Curb weight 1480 kg /
    3263 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1055 kg (1055 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 208 kg/s (459 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 530d
    Curb weight 1595 kg /
    3517 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1170 kg (1170 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 245 kg/s (540 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 530i
    Curb weight 1570 kg /
    3462 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1145 kg (1145 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 238 kg/s (525 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 165 kg/L
    (364 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 540i
    Curb weight 1655 kg /
    3649 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1230 kg (1230 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 281 kg/s (620 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 545i
    Curb weight 1640 kg /
    3616 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1215 kg (1215 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 298 kg/s (657 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 150 kg/L
    (331 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 550i
    Curb weight 1665 kg /
    3671 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1240 kg (1240 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 320 kg/s (706 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 520d
    Curb weight 1515 kg /
    3341 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1090 kg (1090 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 185 kg/s (408 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 525d
    Curb weight 1590 kg /
    3506 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1165 kg (1165 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 206 kg/s (454 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 523i
    Curb weight 1475 kg /
    3252 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1050 kg (1050 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 182 kg/s (401 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 525 Xi
    Curb weight 1595 kg /
    3517 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1170 kg (1170 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 199 kg/s (439 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 530 Xd
    Curb weight 1665 kg /
    3671 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1240 kg (1240 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 264 kg/s (582 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 530 i
    Curb weight 1505 kg /
    3319 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1080 kg (1080 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 243 kg/s (536 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 530 Xi
    Curb weight 1595 kg /
    3517 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1170 kg (1170 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 245 kg/s (540 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 535 d
    Curb weight 1665 kg /
    3671 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1240 kg (1240 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 269 kg/s (593 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1559 kg (3438 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 76 kg or 168 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2875 kg or 6340 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 390 kg (860 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 1934 kg (4264 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 5 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 3.1 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.8 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 24 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2000 BMW 5 Series (E39, Facelift ) curb weight

  • 520i —1495 kg (3296 lbs)
  • 525i 24V —1575 kg (3473 lbs)
  • 530d —1625 kg (3583 lbs)
  • 530i 24V —1540 kg (3396 lbs)
  • 540i —1615 kg (3561 lbs)
  • 525d —1575 kg (3473 lbs)
  • 520d —1490 kg (3285 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 520i —58 kg/mpg (128 lbs/mpg)
  • 525i 24V —63 kg/mpg (139 lbs/mpg)
  • 530d —49 kg/mpg (108 lbs/mpg)
  • 530i 24V —62 kg/mpg (137 lbs/mpg)
  • 540i —81 kg/mpg (179 lbs/mpg)
  • 525d —45 kg/mpg (99 lbs/mpg)
  • 520d —37 kg/mpg (82 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 520i is 0.8% heavier tran average
  • 525i 24V is 6.2% heavier tran average
  • 530d is 9.6% heavier tran average
  • 530i 24V is 3.8% heavier tran average
  • 540i is 8.9% heavier tran average
  • 525d is 6.2% heavier tran average
  • 520d is 0.5% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    520i 1495 kg /
    3296 lbs
    1070 kg (2359 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 174 kg/s (384 lbs/s) 166 kg/L
    (366 lbs/L)
    525i 24V 1575 kg /
    3473 lbs
    1150 kg (2536 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 205 kg/s (452 lbs/s) 168 kg/L
    (370 lbs/L)
    530d 1625 kg /
    3583 lbs
    1200 kg (2646 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 220 kg/s (485 lbs/s) 229 kg/L
    (505 lbs/L)
    530i 24V 1540 kg /
    3396 lbs
    1115 kg (2459 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 230 kg/s (507 lbs/s) 162 kg/L
    (357 lbs/L)
    540i 1615 kg /
    3561 lbs
    1190 kg (2624 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 260 kg/s (573 lbs/s) 135 kg/L
    (298 lbs/L)
    525d 1575 kg /
    3473 lbs
    1150 kg (2536 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 185 kg/s (408 lbs/s) 235 kg/L
    (518 lbs/L)
    520d 1490 kg /
    3285 lbs
    1065 kg (2348 lbs) heavier 11 kg to 1 hp 148 kg/s (326 lbs/s) 253 kg/L
    (558 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1495 kg /
    3296 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1070 kg (1070 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 174 kg/s (384 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 166 kg/L
    (366 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525i 24V
    Curb weight 1575 kg /
    3473 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1150 kg (1150 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 205 kg/s (452 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 168 kg/L
    (370 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530d
    Curb weight 1625 kg /
    3583 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1200 kg (1200 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 220 kg/s (485 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 229 kg/L
    (505 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530i 24V
    Curb weight 1540 kg /
    3396 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1115 kg (1115 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 230 kg/s (507 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 162 kg/L
    (357 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 540i
    Curb weight 1615 kg /
    3561 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1190 kg (1190 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 260 kg/s (573 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 135 kg/L
    (298 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525d
    Curb weight 1575 kg /
    3473 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1150 kg (1150 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 185 kg/s (408 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 235 kg/L
    (518 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520d
    Curb weight 1490 kg /
    3285 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1065 kg (1065 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 11 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 148 kg/s (326 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 253 kg/L
    (558 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1710 kg (3771 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 227 kg or 501 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2690 kg or 5932 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 428 kg (943 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 2085 kg (4597 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 5 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 2.8 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.6 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 26 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2000 BMW 5 Series Touring (E39, Facelift ) curb weight

  • 520i 24V —1670 kg (3682 lbs)
  • 525i —1680 kg (3704 lbs)
  • 530d 24V —1810 kg (3991 lbs)
  • 530i 24V —1720 kg (3793 lbs)
  • 540i —1790 kg (3947 lbs)
  • 525d —1705 kg (3760 lbs)
  • 520d —1595 kg (3517 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 520i 24V —67 kg/mpg (148 lbs/mpg)
  • 525i —70 kg/mpg (154 lbs/mpg)
  • 530d 24V —57 kg/mpg (126 lbs/mpg)
  • 530i 24V —72 kg/mpg (159 lbs/mpg)
  • 540i —94 kg/mpg (207 lbs/mpg)
  • 525d —50 kg/mpg (110 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 520i 24V is 12.6% heavier tran average
  • 525i is 13.3% heavier tran average
  • 530d 24V is 22% heavier tran average
  • 530i 24V is 16% heavier tran average
  • 540i is 20.7% heavier tran average
  • 525d is 15% heavier tran average
  • 520d is 7.6% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    520i 24V 1670 kg /
    3682 lbs
    1245 kg (2745 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 186 kg/s (410 lbs/s) 176 kg/L
    (388 lbs/L)
    525i 1680 kg /
    3704 lbs
    1255 kg (2767 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 207 kg/s (456 lbs/s) 171 kg/L
    (377 lbs/L)
    530d 24V 1810 kg /
    3991 lbs
    1385 kg (3054 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 235 kg/s (518 lbs/s) 248 kg/L
    (547 lbs/L)
    530i 24V 1720 kg /
    3793 lbs
    1295 kg (2856 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 242 kg/s (534 lbs/s) 174 kg/L
    (384 lbs/L)
    540i 1790 kg /
    3947 lbs
    1365 kg (3010 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 280 kg/s (617 lbs/s) 146 kg/L
    (322 lbs/L)
    525d 1705 kg /
    3760 lbs
    1280 kg (2823 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 192 kg/s (423 lbs/s) 244 kg/L
    (538 lbs/L)
    520d 1595 kg /
    3517 lbs
    1170 kg (2580 lbs) heavier 12 kg to 1 hp 153 kg/s (337 lbs/s) -
    Vehicle 520i 24V
    Curb weight 1670 kg /
    3682 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1245 kg (1245 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 186 kg/s (410 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 176 kg/L
    (388 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525i
    Curb weight 1680 kg /
    3704 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1255 kg (1255 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 207 kg/s (456 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 171 kg/L
    (377 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530d 24V
    Curb weight 1810 kg /
    3991 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1385 kg (1385 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 235 kg/s (518 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 248 kg/L
    (547 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530i 24V
    Curb weight 1720 kg /
    3793 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1295 kg (1295 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 242 kg/s (534 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 174 kg/L
    (384 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 540i
    Curb weight 1790 kg /
    3947 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1365 kg (1365 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 280 kg/s (617 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 146 kg/L
    (322 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525d
    Curb weight 1705 kg /
    3760 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1280 kg (1280 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 192 kg/s (423 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 244 kg/L
    (538 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520d
    Curb weight 1595 kg /
    3517 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1170 kg (1170 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 12 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 153 kg/s (337 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1616 kg (3563 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 133 kg or 293 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2760 kg or 6086 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 404 kg (891 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 1991 kg (4390 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 6 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 3 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.8 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 26 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    1997 BMW 5 Series Touring (E39) curb weight

  • 523i —1580 kg (3484 lbs)
  • 520i —1570 kg (3462 lbs)
  • 528i —1615 kg (3561 lbs)
  • 540i —1740 kg (3837 lbs)
  • 525 tds —1575 kg (3473 lbs)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 523i is 6.5% heavier tran average
  • 520i is 5.9% heavier tran average
  • 528i is 8.9% heavier tran average
  • 540i is 17.3% heavier tran average
  • 525 tds is 6.2% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    523i 1580 kg /
    3484 lbs
    1155 kg (2547 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 186 kg/s (410 lbs/s) -
    520i 1570 kg /
    3462 lbs
    1145 kg (2525 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 155 kg/s (342 lbs/s) -
    528i 1615 kg /
    3561 lbs
    1190 kg (2624 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 215 kg/s (474 lbs/s) -
    540i 1740 kg /
    3837 lbs
    1315 kg (2900 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 290 kg/s (639 lbs/s) -
    525 tds 1575 kg /
    3473 lbs
    1150 kg (2536 lbs) heavier 11 kg to 1 hp 146 kg/s (322 lbs/s) -
    Vehicle 523i
    Curb weight 1580 kg /
    3484 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1155 kg (1155 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 186 kg/s (410 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1570 kg /
    3462 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1145 kg (1145 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 155 kg/s (342 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 528i
    Curb weight 1615 kg /
    3561 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1190 kg (1190 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 215 kg/s (474 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 540i
    Curb weight 1740 kg /
    3837 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1315 kg (1315 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 290 kg/s (639 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 525 tds
    Curb weight 1575 kg /
    3473 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1150 kg (1150 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 11 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 146 kg/s (322 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1546 kg (3409 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 63 kg or 139 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2870 kg or 6329 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 387 kg (852 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 1921 kg (4236 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 5 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 3.1 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.9 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 24 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    1995 BMW 5 Series (E39) curb weight

  • 520i —1470 kg (3241 lbs)
  • 523i —1475 kg (3252 lbs)
  • 525 tds —1555 kg (3429 lbs)
  • 528i —1500 kg (3308 lbs)
  • 530d —1575 kg (3473 lbs)
  • 535i —1615 kg (3561 lbs)
  • 540i —1630 kg (3594 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 520i —61 kg/mpg (135 lbs/mpg)
  • 530d —53 kg/mpg (117 lbs/mpg)
  • 535i —70 kg/mpg (154 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 520i is 0.9% lighter than average
  • 523i is 0.5% lighter than average
  • 525 tds is 4.9% heavier tran average
  • 528i is 1.1% heavier tran average
  • 530d is 6.2% heavier tran average
  • 535i is 8.9% heavier tran average
  • 540i is 9.9% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    520i 1470 kg /
    3241 lbs
    1045 kg (2304 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 152 kg/s (335 lbs/s) 152 kg/L
    (335 lbs/L)
    523i 1475 kg /
    3252 lbs
    1050 kg (2315 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 182 kg/s (401 lbs/s) -
    525 tds 1555 kg /
    3429 lbs
    1130 kg (2492 lbs) heavier 11 kg to 1 hp 157 kg/s (346 lbs/s) -
    528i 1500 kg /
    3308 lbs
    1075 kg (2371 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 211 kg/s (465 lbs/s) -
    530d 1575 kg /
    3473 lbs
    1150 kg (2536 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 207 kg/s (456 lbs/s) 202 kg/L
    (445 lbs/L)
    535i 1615 kg /
    3561 lbs
    1190 kg (2624 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 241 kg/s (531 lbs/s) 158 kg/L
    (348 lbs/L)
    540i 1630 kg /
    3594 lbs
    1205 kg (2657 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 276 kg/s (609 lbs/s) -
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1470 kg /
    3241 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1045 kg (1045 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 152 kg/s (335 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 152 kg/L
    (335 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 523i
    Curb weight 1475 kg /
    3252 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1050 kg (1050 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 182 kg/s (401 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 525 tds
    Curb weight 1555 kg /
    3429 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1130 kg (1130 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 11 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 157 kg/s (346 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 528i
    Curb weight 1500 kg /
    3308 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1075 kg (1075 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 211 kg/s (465 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 530d
    Curb weight 1575 kg /
    3473 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1150 kg (1150 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 207 kg/s (456 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 202 kg/L
    (445 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535i
    Curb weight 1615 kg /
    3561 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1190 kg (1190 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 241 kg/s (531 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 158 kg/L
    (348 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 540i
    Curb weight 1630 kg /
    3594 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1205 kg (1205 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 276 kg/s (609 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1577 kg (3477 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 94 kg or 207 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2820 kg or 6219 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 394 kg (869 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 1952 kg (4304 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 6 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 3 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.6 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 27 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    1991 BMW 5 Series Touring (E34) curb weight

  • 518i —1445 kg (3186 lbs)
  • 525i —1575 kg (3473 lbs)
  • 525 td —1545 kg (3407 lbs)
  • 520i —1530 kg (3374 lbs)
  • 530i V8 —1630 kg (3594 lbs)
  • 525 Xi —1650 kg (3638 lbs)
  • 525 tds —1560 kg (3440 lbs)
  • 540i —1680 kg (3704 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 518i —50 kg/mpg (110 lbs/mpg)
  • 525i —63 kg/mpg (139 lbs/mpg)
  • 525 td —50 kg/mpg (110 lbs/mpg)
  • 520i —59 kg/mpg (130 lbs/mpg)
  • 530i V8 —82 kg/mpg (181 lbs/mpg)
  • 525 Xi —69 kg/mpg (152 lbs/mpg)
  • 525 tds —47 kg/mpg (104 lbs/mpg)
  • 540i —88 kg/mpg (194 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 518i is 2.6% lighter than average
  • 525i is 6.2% heavier tran average
  • 525 td is 4.2% heavier tran average
  • 520i is 3.2% heavier tran average
  • 530i V8 is 9.9% heavier tran average
  • 525 Xi is 11.3% heavier tran average
  • 525 tds is 5.2% heavier tran average
  • 540i is 13.3% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    518i 1445 kg /
    3186 lbs
    1020 kg (2249 lbs) heavier 13 kg to 1 hp 116 kg/s (256 lbs/s) 176 kg/L
    (388 lbs/L)
    525i 1575 kg /
    3473 lbs
    1150 kg (2536 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 181 kg/s (399 lbs/s) 166 kg/L
    (366 lbs/L)
    525 td 1545 kg /
    3407 lbs
    1120 kg (2470 lbs) heavier 13 kg to 1 hp 119 kg/s (262 lbs/s) 203 kg/L
    (448 lbs/L)
    520i 1530 kg /
    3374 lbs
    1105 kg (2437 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 143 kg/s (315 lbs/s) 166 kg/L
    (366 lbs/L)
    530i V8 1630 kg /
    3594 lbs
    1205 kg (2657 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 206 kg/s (454 lbs/s) 142 kg/L
    (313 lbs/L)
    525 Xi 1650 kg /
    3638 lbs
    1225 kg (2701 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 174 kg/s (384 lbs/s) 167 kg/L
    (368 lbs/L)
    525 tds 1560 kg /
    3440 lbs
    1135 kg (2503 lbs) heavier 11 kg to 1 hp 142 kg/s (313 lbs/s) 217 kg/L
    (478 lbs/L)
    540i 1680 kg /
    3704 lbs
    1255 kg (2767 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 275 kg/s (606 lbs/s) 132 kg/L
    (291 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 518i
    Curb weight 1445 kg /
    3186 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1020 kg (1020 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 13 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 116 kg/s (256 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 176 kg/L
    (388 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525i
    Curb weight 1575 kg /
    3473 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1150 kg (1150 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 181 kg/s (399 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 166 kg/L
    (366 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525 td
    Curb weight 1545 kg /
    3407 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1120 kg (1120 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 13 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 119 kg/s (262 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 203 kg/L
    (448 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1530 kg /
    3374 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1105 kg (1105 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 143 kg/s (315 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 166 kg/L
    (366 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530i V8
    Curb weight 1630 kg /
    3594 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1205 kg (1205 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 206 kg/s (454 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 142 kg/L
    (313 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525 Xi
    Curb weight 1650 kg /
    3638 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1225 kg (1225 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 174 kg/s (384 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 167 kg/L
    (368 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525 tds
    Curb weight 1560 kg /
    3440 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1135 kg (1135 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 11 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 142 kg/s (313 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 217 kg/L
    (478 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 540i
    Curb weight 1680 kg /
    3704 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1255 kg (1255 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 275 kg/s (606 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 132 kg/L
    (291 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1493 kg (3292 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 10 kg or 22 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2895 kg or 6384 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 373 kg (823 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 1868 kg (4119 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 6 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 3.2 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.8 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 26 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    1988 BMW 5 Series (E34) curb weight

  • 524 td —1480 kg (3263 lbs)
  • 535i —1600 kg (3528 lbs)
  • 540i V8 —1605 kg (3539 lbs)
  • 520i —1400 kg (3087 lbs)
  • 518i —1360 kg (2999 lbs)
  • 520i 24V —1445 kg (3186 lbs)
  • 525i —1450 kg (3197 lbs)
  • 525i 24V X —1570 kg (3462 lbs)
  • 525i 24V —1480 kg (3263 lbs)
  • 525 td —1465 kg (3230 lbs)
  • 525 tds —1480 kg (3263 lbs)
  • 530i —1510 kg (3330 lbs)
  • 530i V8 —1565 kg (3451 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 524 td —41 kg/mpg (90 lbs/mpg)
  • 535i —67 kg/mpg (148 lbs/mpg)
  • 540i V8 —76 kg/mpg (168 lbs/mpg)
  • 518i —47 kg/mpg (104 lbs/mpg)
  • 520i 24V —56 kg/mpg (123 lbs/mpg)
  • 525i 24V X —65 kg/mpg (143 lbs/mpg)
  • 525i 24V —57 kg/mpg (126 lbs/mpg)
  • 525 td —44 kg/mpg (97 lbs/mpg)
  • 525 tds —44 kg/mpg (97 lbs/mpg)
  • 530i V8 —71 kg/mpg (157 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 524 td is 0.2% lighter than average
  • 535i is 7.9% heavier tran average
  • 540i V8 is 8.2% heavier tran average
  • 520i is 5.6% lighter than average
  • 518i is 8.3% lighter than average
  • 520i 24V is 2.6% lighter than average
  • 525i is 2.2% lighter than average
  • 525i 24V X is 5.9% heavier tran average
  • 525i 24V is 0.2% lighter than average
  • 525 td is 1.2% lighter than average
  • 525 tds is 0.2% lighter than average
  • 530i is 1.8% heavier tran average
  • 530i V8 is 5.5% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    524 td 1480 kg /
    3263 lbs
    1055 kg (2326 lbs) heavier 13 kg to 1 hp 120 kg/s (265 lbs/s) 224 kg/L
    (494 lbs/L)
    535i 1600 kg /
    3528 lbs
    1175 kg (2591 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 219 kg/s (483 lbs/s) 163 kg/L
    (359 lbs/L)
    540i V8 1605 kg /
    3539 lbs
    1180 kg (2602 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 268 kg/s (591 lbs/s) 141 kg/L
    (311 lbs/L)
    520i 1400 kg /
    3087 lbs
    975 kg (2150 lbs) heavier 11 kg to 1 hp 124 kg/s (273 lbs/s) -
    518i 1360 kg /
    2999 lbs
    935 kg (2062 lbs) heavier 12 kg to 1 hp 116 kg/s (256 lbs/s) 168 kg/L
    (370 lbs/L)
    520i 24V 1445 kg /
    3186 lbs
    1020 kg (2249 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 143 kg/s (315 lbs/s) 162 kg/L
    (357 lbs/L)
    525i 1450 kg /
    3197 lbs
    1025 kg (2260 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 161 kg/s (355 lbs/s) -
    525i 24V X 1570 kg /
    3462 lbs
    1145 kg (2525 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 174 kg/s (384 lbs/s) 164 kg/L
    (362 lbs/L)
    525i 24V 1480 kg /
    3263 lbs
    1055 kg (2326 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 180 kg/s (397 lbs/s) 164 kg/L
    (362 lbs/L)
    525 td 1465 kg /
    3230 lbs
    1040 kg (2293 lbs) heavier 13 kg to 1 hp 119 kg/s (262 lbs/s) 206 kg/L
    (454 lbs/L)
    525 tds 1480 kg /
    3263 lbs
    1055 kg (2326 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 141 kg/s (311 lbs/s) 211 kg/L
    (465 lbs/L)
    530i 1510 kg /
    3330 lbs
    1085 kg (2393 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 186 kg/s (410 lbs/s) -
    530i V8 1565 kg /
    3451 lbs
    1140 kg (2514 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 214 kg/s (472 lbs/s) 145 kg/L
    (320 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 524 td
    Curb weight 1480 kg /
    3263 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1055 kg (1055 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 13 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 120 kg/s (265 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 224 kg/L
    (494 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535i
    Curb weight 1600 kg /
    3528 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1175 kg (1175 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 219 kg/s (483 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 163 kg/L
    (359 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 540i V8
    Curb weight 1605 kg /
    3539 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1180 kg (1180 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 268 kg/s (591 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 141 kg/L
    (311 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1400 kg /
    3087 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 975 kg (975 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 11 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 124 kg/s (273 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 518i
    Curb weight 1360 kg /
    2999 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 935 kg (935 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 12 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 116 kg/s (256 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 168 kg/L
    (370 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i 24V
    Curb weight 1445 kg /
    3186 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1020 kg (1020 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 143 kg/s (315 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 162 kg/L
    (357 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525i
    Curb weight 1450 kg /
    3197 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1025 kg (1025 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 161 kg/s (355 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 525i 24V X
    Curb weight 1570 kg /
    3462 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1145 kg (1145 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 174 kg/s (384 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 164 kg/L
    (362 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525i 24V
    Curb weight 1480 kg /
    3263 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1055 kg (1055 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 180 kg/s (397 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 164 kg/L
    (362 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525 td
    Curb weight 1465 kg /
    3230 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1040 kg (1040 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 13 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 119 kg/s (262 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 206 kg/L
    (454 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525 tds
    Curb weight 1480 kg /
    3263 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1055 kg (1055 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 141 kg/s (311 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 211 kg/L
    (465 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 530i
    Curb weight 1510 kg /
    3330 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1085 kg (1085 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 186 kg/s (410 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio -
    Vehicle 530i V8
    Curb weight 1565 kg /
    3451 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1140 kg (1140 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 214 kg/s (472 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 145 kg/L
    (320 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1273 kg (2807 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 210 kg or 463 lbs lighter
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 3130 kg or 6902 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 318 kg (702 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 1648 kg (3634 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 6 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 3.6 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.9 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 28 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 8 / 10

    1981 BMW 5 Series (E28) curb weight

  • 535i —1370 kg (3021 lbs)
  • 518 —1140 kg (2514 lbs)
  • 520i —1270 kg (2800 lbs)
  • 518i —1160 kg (2558 lbs)
  • 524d —1330 kg (2933 lbs)
  • 524 td —1300 kg (2867 lbs)
  • 528i —1320 kg (2911 lbs)
  • 525e 2.7 —1280 kg (2822 lbs)
  • 525i —1290 kg (2844 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 535i —55 kg/mpg (121 lbs/mpg)
  • 518 —46 kg/mpg (101 lbs/mpg)
  • 520i —51 kg/mpg (112 lbs/mpg)
  • 518i —43 kg/mpg (95 lbs/mpg)
  • 524d —43 kg/mpg (95 lbs/mpg)
  • 524 td —39 kg/mpg (86 lbs/mpg)
  • 528i —51 kg/mpg (112 lbs/mpg)
  • 525e 2.7 —49 kg/mpg (108 lbs/mpg)
  • 525i —56 kg/mpg (123 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 535i is 7.6% lighter than average
  • 518 is 23.1% lighter than average
  • 520i is 14.4% lighter than average
  • 518i is 21.8% lighter than average
  • 524d is 10.3% lighter than average
  • 524 td is 12.3% lighter than average
  • 528i is 11% lighter than average
  • 525e 2.7 is 13.7% lighter than average
  • 525i is 13% lighter than average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    535i 1370 kg /
    3021 lbs
    945 kg (2084 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 201 kg/s (443 lbs/s) 147 kg/L
    (324 lbs/L)
    518 1140 kg /
    2514 lbs
    715 kg (1577 lbs) heavier 13 kg to 1 hp 86 kg/s (190 lbs/s) 120 kg/L
    (265 lbs/L)
    520i 1270 kg /
    2800 lbs
    845 kg (1863 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 110 kg/s (243 lbs/s) 135 kg/L
    (298 lbs/L)
    518i 1160 kg /
    2558 lbs
    735 kg (1621 lbs) heavier 11 kg to 1 hp 97 kg/s (214 lbs/s) 133 kg/L
    (293 lbs/L)
    524d 1330 kg /
    2933 lbs
    905 kg (1996 lbs) heavier 15 kg to 1 hp 77 kg/s (170 lbs/s) 177 kg/L
    (390 lbs/L)
    524 td 1300 kg /
    2867 lbs
    875 kg (1930 lbs) heavier 11 kg to 1 hp 106 kg/s (234 lbs/s) 183 kg/L
    (404 lbs/L)
    528i 1320 kg /
    2911 lbs
    895 kg (1974 lbs) heavier 7 kg to 1 hp 165 kg/s (364 lbs/s) 147 kg/L
    (324 lbs/L)
    525e 2.7 1280 kg /
    2822 lbs
    855 kg (1885 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 124 kg/s (273 lbs/s) 144 kg/L
    (318 lbs/L)
    525i 1290 kg /
    2844 lbs
    865 kg (1907 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 137 kg/s (302 lbs/s) 128 kg/L
    (282 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 535i
    Curb weight 1370 kg /
    3021 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 945 kg (945 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 201 kg/s (443 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 147 kg/L
    (324 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 518
    Curb weight 1140 kg /
    2514 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 715 kg (715 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 13 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 86 kg/s (190 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 120 kg/L
    (265 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1270 kg /
    2800 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 845 kg (845 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 110 kg/s (243 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 135 kg/L
    (298 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 518i
    Curb weight 1160 kg /
    2558 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 735 kg (735 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 11 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 97 kg/s (214 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 133 kg/L
    (293 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 524d
    Curb weight 1330 kg /
    2933 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 905 kg (905 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 15 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 77 kg/s (170 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 177 kg/L
    (390 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 524 td
    Curb weight 1300 kg /
    2867 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 875 kg (875 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 11 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 106 kg/s (234 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 183 kg/L
    (404 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 528i
    Curb weight 1320 kg /
    2911 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 895 kg (895 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 7 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 165 kg/s (364 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 147 kg/L
    (324 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525e 2.7
    Curb weight 1280 kg /
    2822 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 855 kg (855 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 124 kg/s (273 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 144 kg/L
    (318 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525i
    Curb weight 1290 kg /
    2844 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 865 kg (865 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 137 kg/s (302 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 128 kg/L
    (282 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1343 kg (2961 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 140 kg or 309 lbs lighter
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 3090 kg or 6814 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 336 kg (740 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 1718 kg (3788 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 7 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 3.4 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.8 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 27 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 8 / 10

    1976 BMW 5 Series (E12, Facelift ) curb weight

  • 520i —1260 kg (2778 lbs)
  • 520 —1310 kg (2889 lbs)
  • 525 —1350 kg (2977 lbs)
  • 528 —1385 kg (3054 lbs)
  • 528i —1410 kg (3109 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 520i —50 kg/mpg (110 lbs/mpg)
  • 520 —57 kg/mpg (126 lbs/mpg)
  • 525 —61 kg/mpg (135 lbs/mpg)
  • 528 —63 kg/mpg (139 lbs/mpg)
  • 528i —64 kg/mpg (141 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 520i is 15% lighter than average
  • 520 is 11.7% lighter than average
  • 525 is 9% lighter than average
  • 528 is 6.6% lighter than average
  • 528i is 4.9% lighter than average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    520i 1260 kg /
    2778 lbs
    835 kg (1841 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 118 kg/s (260 lbs/s) 133 kg/L
    (293 lbs/L)
    520 1310 kg /
    2889 lbs
    885 kg (1952 lbs) heavier 11 kg to 1 hp 111 kg/s (245 lbs/s) 127 kg/L
    (280 lbs/L)
    525 1350 kg /
    2977 lbs
    925 kg (2040 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 141 kg/s (311 lbs/s) 129 kg/L
    (284 lbs/L)
    528 1385 kg /
    3054 lbs
    960 kg (2117 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 154 kg/s (340 lbs/s) 128 kg/L
    (282 lbs/L)
    528i 1410 kg /
    3109 lbs
    985 kg (2172 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 160 kg/s (353 lbs/s) 133 kg/L
    (293 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1260 kg /
    2778 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 835 kg (835 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 118 kg/s (260 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 133 kg/L
    (293 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520
    Curb weight 1310 kg /
    2889 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 885 kg (885 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 11 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 111 kg/s (245 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 127 kg/L
    (280 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525
    Curb weight 1350 kg /
    2977 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 925 kg (925 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 141 kg/s (311 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 129 kg/L
    (284 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 528
    Curb weight 1385 kg /
    3054 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 960 kg (960 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 154 kg/s (340 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 128 kg/L
    (282 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 528i
    Curb weight 1410 kg /
    3109 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 985 kg (985 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 160 kg/s (353 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 133 kg/L
    (293 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on BMW 5 Series weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1290 kg (2844 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 193 kg or 426 lbs lighter
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 3115 kg or 6869 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 323 kg (711 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 1665 kg (3671 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 7 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 3.6 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 1.7 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 30 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 8 / 10

    1972 BMW 5 Series (E12) curb weight

  • 520 —1240 kg (2734 lbs)
  • 518 —1230 kg (2712 lbs)
  • 520i —1250 kg (2756 lbs)
  • 525 —1345 kg (2966 lbs)
  • 528 —1385 kg (3054 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • 520 —56 kg/mpg (123 lbs/mpg)
  • 518 —49 kg/mpg (108 lbs/mpg)
  • 520i —52 kg/mpg (115 lbs/mpg)
  • 525 —61 kg/mpg (135 lbs/mpg)
  • 528 —63 kg/mpg (139 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • 520 is 16.4% lighter than average
  • 518 is 17.1% lighter than average
  • 520i is 15.7% lighter than average
  • 525 is 9.3% lighter than average
  • 528 is 6.6% lighter than average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    520 1240 kg /
    2734 lbs
    815 kg (1797 lbs) heavier 11 kg to 1 hp 106 kg/s (234 lbs/s) 116 kg/L
    (256 lbs/L)
    518 1230 kg /
    2712 lbs
    805 kg (1775 lbs) heavier 14 kg to 1 hp 93 kg/s (205 lbs/s) 129 kg/L
    (284 lbs/L)
    520i 1250 kg /
    2756 lbs
    825 kg (1819 lbs) heavier 10 kg to 1 hp 119 kg/s (262 lbs/s) 126 kg/L
    (278 lbs/L)
    525 1345 kg /
    2966 lbs
    920 kg (2029 lbs) heavier 9 kg to 1 hp 140 kg/s (309 lbs/s) 128 kg/L
    (282 lbs/L)
    528 1385 kg /
    3054 lbs
    960 kg (2117 lbs) heavier 8 kg to 1 hp 154 kg/s (340 lbs/s) 128 kg/L
    (282 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520
    Curb weight 1240 kg /
    2734 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 815 kg (815 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 11 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 106 kg/s (234 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 116 kg/L
    (256 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 518
    Curb weight 1230 kg /
    2712 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 805 kg (805 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 14 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 93 kg/s (205 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 129 kg/L
    (284 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 520i
    Curb weight 1250 kg /
    2756 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 825 kg (825 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 10 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 119 kg/s (262 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 126 kg/L
    (278 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 525
    Curb weight 1345 kg /
    2966 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 920 kg (920 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 9 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 140 kg/s (309 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 128 kg/L
    (282 lbs/L)
    Vehicle 528
    Curb weight 1385 kg /
    3054 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 960 kg (960 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 8 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 154 kg/s (340 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 128 kg/L
    (282 lbs/L)