Safety Features

See the list of 1999 BMW 5 Series safety features that comes standard for the available trims / styles.

528i Sedan Manual

  • 4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag system w/dual-threshold deployment system
  • Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • Integrated deployment-inc: safety belt tensioners, airbags, post impact safety measures
  • 3-point seatbelts w/automatic locking retractors, front automatic height adjusters/tensioners, force limiters
  • Front seat side impact tube-deployed head protection system (HPS)
  • All season traction control
  • 9-MPH body-color hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
  • Side impact interlocking door anchoring system

528iA Sedan Automatic

  • 4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag system w/dual-threshold deployment system
  • Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • Integrated deployment-inc: safety belt tensioners, airbags, post impact safety measures
  • 3-point seatbelts w/automatic locking retractors, front automatic height adjusters/tensioners, force limiters
  • Front seat side impact tube-deployed head protection system (HPS)
  • All season traction control
  • 9-MPH body-color hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
  • Side impact interlocking door anchoring system

540iA Sedan Automatic

  • 4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag system w/dual-threshold deployment system
  • Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • Integrated deployment-inc: safety belt tensioners, airbags, post impact safety measures
  • 3-point seatbelts w/automatic locking retractors, front automatic height adjusters/tensioners, force limiters
  • Front seat side impact tube-deployed head protection system (HPS)
  • All season traction control w/Dynamic Stability Control
  • 9-MPH body-color hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
  • Side impact interlocking door anchoring system

540i Sedan Manual

  • 4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag system w/dual-threshold deployment system
  • Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • Integrated deployment-inc: safety belt tensioners, airbags, post impact safety measures
  • 3-point seatbelts w/automatic locking retractors, front automatic height adjusters/tensioners, force limiters
  • Front seat side impact tube-deployed head protection system (HPS)
  • All season traction control w/Dynamic Stability Control
  • 9-MPH body-color hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
  • Side impact interlocking door anchoring system

528it Sport Wagon Manual

  • 4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag system w/dual-threshold deployment system
  • Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • Integrated deployment-inc: safety belt tensioners, airbags, post impact safety measures
  • 3-point seatbelts w/automatic locking retractors, front automatic height adjusters/tensioners, force limiters
  • Front seat side impact tube-deployed head protection system (HPS)
  • All season traction control
  • 9-MPH body-color hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
  • Side impact interlocking door anchoring system

528iAt Sport Wagon Automatic

  • 4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag system w/dual-threshold deployment system
  • Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • Integrated deployment-inc: safety belt tensioners, airbags, post impact safety measures
  • 3-point seatbelts w/automatic locking retractors, front automatic height adjusters/tensioners, force limiters
  • Front seat side impact tube-deployed head protection system (HPS)
  • All season traction control
  • 9-MPH body-color hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
  • Side impact interlocking door anchoring system

540iAt Sport Wagon Automatic

  • 4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag system w/dual-threshold deployment system
  • Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • Integrated deployment-inc: safety belt tensioners, airbags, post impact safety measures
  • 3-point seatbelts w/automatic locking retractors, front automatic height adjusters/tensioners, force limiters
  • Front seat side impact tube-deployed head protection system (HPS)
  • All season traction control w/Dynamic Stability Control
  • 9-MPH body-color hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
  • Side impact interlocking door anchoring system