Safety Features

See the list of 1998 BMW 5 Series safety features that comes standard for the available trims / styles.

528i Sedan Manual

  • Anti-lock brakes
  • Driver & front passenger airbag system w/differentiated deployment system
  • Side-impact airbags for all outboard passengers
  • 3-point seatbelts w/automatic locking retractors, front automatic height adjusters/tensioners
  • Head protection system
  • All season traction control
  • Hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
  • Interlocking door anchoring system
  • Impact sensor system

528iA Sedan Automatic

  • Anti-lock brakes
  • Driver & front passenger airbag system w/differentiated deployment system
  • Side-impact airbags for all outboard passengers
  • 3-point seatbelts w/automatic locking retractors, front automatic height adjusters/tensioners
  • Head protection system
  • All season traction control
  • Hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
  • Interlocking door anchoring system
  • Impact sensor system

540iA Sedan Automatic

  • Anti-lock brakes
  • Driver & front passenger airbag system w/differentiated deployment system
  • Side-impact airbags for all outboard passengers
  • 3-point seatbelts w/automatic locking retractors, front automatic height adjusters/tensioners
  • Head protection system
  • All season traction control w/Dynamic Stability Control
  • Hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
  • Interlocking door anchoring system
  • Impact sensor system

540i Sedan Manual

  • Anti-lock brakes
  • Driver & front passenger airbag system w/differentiated deployment system
  • Side-impact airbags for all outboard passengers
  • 3-point seatbelts w/automatic locking retractors, front automatic height adjusters/tensioners
  • Head protection system
  • All season traction control
  • Hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
  • Interlocking door anchoring system
  • Impact sensor system

540ip Sedan Automatic Protection

  • Anti-lock brakes
  • Driver & front passenger airbag system w/differentiated deployment system
  • Side-impact airbags for all passengers
  • 3-point seatbelts w/automatic locking retractors, front automatic height adjusters/tensioners
  • All season traction control w/Dynamic Stability Control
  • Hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
  • Interlocking door anchoring system
  • Impact sensor system