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Selected Style 525i 4-Door Sedan 5-Speed Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 5-Speed Manual 525i 20 29 $34,375 $37,600
4-Door Sedan 5-Speed Automatic 525iA 20 28 $34,375 $37,600
4-Door Sedan 5-Speed Manual 530i 21 30 $37,560 $41,100
4-Door Sedan 5-Speed Automatic 530iA 19 27 $37,560 $41,100
4-Door Sedan 5-Speed Automatic 540iA 18 24 $47,300 $51,800
4-Door Sedan 6-Speed Manual 540i 15 23 $50,940 $55,800
4-Door Sedan 6-Speed Manual M5 13 21 $64,225 $70,400
4-Door Sport Wagon 5-Speed Manual 525iT 19 26 $35,925 $39,300
4-Door Sport Wagon 5-Speed Automatic 525iTA 19 26 $35,925 $39,300
4-Door Sport Wagon 5-Speed Automatic 540iTA 17 21 $49,390 $54,100
4-Door Sedan XJ8
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan XJ8 17 24 $51,261 $56,330
4-Door Sedan XJ Sport 17 24 $53,991 $59,330
4-Door Sedan VDP 17 24 $62,181 $68,330
4-Door Sedan XJR 16 22 $65,366 $71,830
4-Door Sedan VDP Supercharged 16 22 $72,191 $79,330
Pricing
Invoice Price
$34,375
$51,261
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$37,600
$56,330
Monthly Payment Estimate
$627 / month
$939 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9 57.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7 41.2
Front Hip Room (in) 58.0 57.3
Second Leg Room (in) 34.2 33.7
Front Head Room (in) 37.4 37.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93 93
Second Hip Room (in) 58.5 61.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.8 57.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.2 36.3
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 56.5 52.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.0 59.0
Wheelbase (in) 111.4 113.0
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.9 70.8
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0 59.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.1
Length, Overall (in) 188.0 197.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11 12.7
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 11.3 x 0.8
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 12.6 x 1.2
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 23.1
Steering
Steering Type Speed-sensitive pwr Speed-Sensitive Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - Variable
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1 38.4
Tires
Spare Tire Size P225/55HR16 P225/60ZR16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/55HR16 P225/60ZR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/55HR16 P225/60ZR16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3450 3946
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System EFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 175 @ 3500 290 @ 4250
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.5L (152) 4.0L/244
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 184 @ 6000 290 @ 6100
Engine Type Gas 6-Cyl Gas V8
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 17
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.69
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.23 4.17
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66 1.52
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.87
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Automatic w/OD
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.04 3.40
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.52 2.34
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.15 3.06
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.22 1.14
Trans Description Cont. Manual NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan XJ8
Vehicle Name BMW 5 Series Jaguar XJ
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Lower Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double-Pivot Fully Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower Arms Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 4-link Integral Fully Independent
 
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