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Compare BMW 5 Series G30 LCI [520d] vs BMW M3 G80 [M3]

Reviews

Neo score
83%
77%
Pros
  • Decent performance
  • Improved base engines
  • Excellent 0.23 drag coefficient
  • Low official fuel consumption
  • Great S58 engine
  • Good performance
  • Very high price
Cons
  • Too many electronics
  • Stupid emission control systems
  • Very ugly front end

Price

MSRP
38600 GBP
Offers (incl. referral links)

Variants

520d
520d xDrive
520e
520i
530d
530d xDrive
530e
530e xDrive
530i
530i xDrive
540d xDrive
540i
540i xDrive
545e xDrive
M550i xDrive
M3
M3 Competition
M3 Competition xDrive

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
530 L / 18.7 cu-ft
480 L / 17.0 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
8.8 L / 9.3 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
5.5 L / 5.8 qt
7.0 L / 7.4 qt
Fuel Capacity
66.0 L / 17.4 gal
59.0 L / 15.6 gal
Passengers
5
5
Payload
670 kg / 1477 lbs
505 kg / 1113 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Steering Ratio
15
Suspension | Front
Double-wishbone
MacPherson strut
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Multi-link
Tire Size
225/55 R17 101Y XL
275/40 ZR18 103Y XL (front) / 285/35 ZR19 103Y XL
Turning Circle
12.0 m / 39.4 ft
12.2 m

Construction

Battery | Capacity
0.5 kWh (gross)
70 Ah
Battery | Type
Lithium-ion
Battery | Voltage
354.0 V
Body Style
4-door mild-hybrid Sedan
4-door Sedan

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
144 mm / 5.7 in
120 mm
Size | Height
1479 mm / 58.2 in
1433 mm
Size | Length
4963 mm / 195.4 in
4794 mm / 188.7 in
Size | Width
1868 mm / 73.5 in
1903 mm
Track Width | Front
1605.0 mm / 63.2 in
1617.0 mm / 63.7 in
Track Width | Rear
1630.0 mm / 64.2 in
1605.0 mm / 63.2 in
Weight
1675.0 kg / 3692.7 lbs
1780 kg
Wheel Size
7.5J x 17
Front wheel rims: 9.5J x 18 Rear wheel rims: 10.5J x 19
Wheelbase
2975 mm / 117.1 in
2857 mm / 112.5 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
7.2 sec
4.2 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
6.8 sec
4.0 sec
CO2 Emission
108 ~ 112 g/km
248 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
0.23
0.33
Electric Range
53.0 km / 32.9 mi
Fuel Economy
4.1 L/100km / 57.4 MPG (combined) | 4.8 L/100km / 49.0 MPG (urban) | 3.7 L/100km / 63.6 MPG (highway)
10.8 L/100km / 21.8 MPG (combined) | 15.6 L/100km / 15.1 MPG (urban) | 8.0 L/100km / 29.4 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
235.0 km/h / 146.0 mph
250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph
Towing Capacity
750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2000 kg / 4409 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel drive
Front-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel drive
Emission Standard
EURO 6d
Euro 6d
Engine
B47D20B
S58B30T0
Engine | Bore
84.0 mm / 3.3 in
84.0 mm / 3.3 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
16.5:1
9.3:1
Engine | Displacement
2.0 L / 121.7 cu-in / 1995.0 cc
3.0 L / 182.6 cu-in / 2993.0 cc
Engine | Power
190.0 hp / 141.7 kW @ 4000 rpm + 11.0 hp / 8.2 kW (electric motor)
480.0 hp / 357.9 kW @ 6250 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
95.2 hp/L / 1.6 hp/cu-in
160.4 hp/L / 2.6 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
90.0 mm / 3.5 in
90.0 mm / 3.5 in
Engine | Torque
400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 1750-2500 rpm
550 Nm / 405.7 lb-ft @ 2650-6130 rpm
Engine | Type
Twin-scroll turbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Twin-scroll turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Fuel Capacity
59 L
Transmission | Gears
8-speed
6-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic Steptronic
Manual

Production

Availability
2020
2020
Debut
2016-10-12
2020-09-23
Facelift
2020-05-27
Made In
Germany, China, Austria, Thailand
Germany
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