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Selected Style 528i 4-Door Sedan Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 528i 21 29 $35,170 $38,900
4-Door Sedan Automatic 528iA 18 26 $35,170 $38,900
4-Door Sedan 5-Speed Automatic 540iA 18 24 $46,150 $51,100
4-Door Sedan 6-Speed Manual 540i 15 23 $48,670 $53,900
4-Door Sedan 6-Speed Manual M5 13 21 $62,620 $69,400
4-Door Wagon Manual 528iT 21 29 $36,790 $40,700
4-Door Wagon Automatic 528iAT 18 26 $36,790 $40,700
4-Door Wagon Automatic 540iAT 15 21 $48,290 $53,480
4-Door Sedan 2.3L Kompressor
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.3L Kompressor 21 29 $29,528 $31,750
4-Door Sedan 2.8L 21 27 $33,434 $35,950
4-Door Sedan 4.3L AMG 18 23 $49,290 $53,000
Pricing
Invoice Price
$35,170
$29,528
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$38,900
$31,750
Monthly Payment Estimate
$648 / month
$529 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 34.2 32.8
Front Head Room (in) 38.7 37.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.0 88
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 53.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.8 54.6
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9 54.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7 41.5
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 52.8
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.9 67.7
Track Width, Front (in) 59.5 59.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 188.0 177.4
Height, Overall (in) 56.5 56.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.1 57.8
Wheelbase (in) 111.4 105.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.0 12.9
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 0.87 11.2 x 0.47
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel 4-Wheel, 4-Channel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 0.79 10.2 x 0.35
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 16.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.2 15.85
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1 35.2
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Recirculating ball
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3.2
Tires
Rear Tire Size P225/60HR15 205/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/60HR15 205/60R15
Spare Tire Size P225/60HR15 Full-size
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3495 3250
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Alloy - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 Full-size
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 100
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 90
Engine
Displacement 2.8L/170 2.3L/140
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 193 @ 5500 185 @ 5300
Engine Type Gas I6 Gas I4
Fuel System EFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 206 @ 3500 200 @ 2500-4800
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 29
Transmission
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.83
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.85 3.10 (1.90 Winter Mode)
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.49 2.41
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.93 3.27
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.24 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.21 3.93
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66 1.49
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name BMW 5 Series Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 4-link Integral 5-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Double Wishbone
 
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