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Selected Style 2.5L Turbo Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2.5L Turbo Automatic 21 30 $35,365 $37,585
2.5L Turbo AWD Automatic 20 27 $37,033 $39,360
525i 4-Door Sedan RWD
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 525i 20 30 $38,855 $42,500
4-Door Sedan RWD 530i 20 30 $42,770 $46,800
4-Door Sedan AWD 525xi 19 28 $40,855 $44,700
4-Door Sedan AWD 530xi 19 28 $44,770 $49,000
4-Door Sports Wagon AWD 530xi 19 28 $46,955 $51,400
4-Door Sedan RWD 550i 16 23 $52,415 $57,400
4-Door Sedan M5 12 18 $74,070 $81,200
Pricing
Invoice Price
$35,365
$38,855
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$37,585
$42,500
Monthly Payment Estimate
$626 / month
$708 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 57.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 41.5
Front Hip Room (in) 50.1 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 35.9 36.0
Front Head Room (in) 37.5 37.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - 99.0
Second Hip Room (in) 55.6 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.0 57.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 37.9
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 57.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 109.9 113.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.1 72.7
Track Width, Front (in) 62.3 - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 190.9 191.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.4 14.0
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x - TBD - 12.6 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x - TBD - 12.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0 18.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.0 - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4 - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Size - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 225/50R17 P225/50R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 225/50R17 P225/50R17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3300 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 330 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 330 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3300 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3737 3428
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - Compact
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System FI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 236 @ 1500 - 4500 185 @ 2750
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.5L/154 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 208 @ 5000 215 @ 6250
Engine Type Turbo Gas I5 Gas 6-Cyl
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 20
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.27 3.38
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.34 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.85
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.66 4.32
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.98 1.66
Trans Type 5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02 1.00
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.94
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.03 2.46
Trans Order Code NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Dr Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Volvo S80 BMW 5 Series
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multilink 4-link Integral
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Double-Pivot
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Lower Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .75 - TBD -
 
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