1998 BMW 5-Series 4-Door Sedan Manual 528i Specs

4-Door Sedan Manual 528i
MSRP based on 528I 4-Door Sedan Manual
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 20 mpg City/28 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I6, 2.8L
EPA Class Compact
Style Name Sedan Manual
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission 5-speed ZF type C manual transmission w/direct 5th gear

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3450
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 92.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.8
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 38.7
Second Leg Room (in) 34.2
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 111.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.0
Height, Overall (in) 56.5
Length, Overall (in) 188.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 59.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.1

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 206 @ 3950
Fuel System EFI
Engine Type Gas I6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 5300
Displacement 2.8L/170
Transmission
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.20
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.24
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.93
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.49
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.89
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 0.79
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 0.87
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Tires
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size P225/60R15
Front Tire Size P225/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P225/60R15
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Anti-Roll Bar
Suspension Type - Rear Four-link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features Anti-lock brakes
Driver & front passenger airbag system w/differentiated...
Side-impact airbags for all outboard passengers
3-point seatbelts w/automatic locking retractors, front...
Head protection system
All season traction control
Hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
Interlocking door anchoring system
Impact sensor system

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 6
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 50,000
Roadside Assistance Years 4

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -