Research 2020 BMW 5 Series specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

530i Sedan


Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 18.7


Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.3


Displacement 2.0 L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 248 @ 5200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 258 @ 1450
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 58.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.9
Track Width, Front (in) 63
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.5
Length, Overall (in) 194.6
Wheelbase (in) 117.1

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18

Interior Dimensions

Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9
Second Leg Room (in) 36.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.7
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4
Front Head Room (in) 38.8
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 98.8


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33


Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.5
Steering Type Rack-Pinion


Vehicle Name BMW 5 Series
Body Style Sedan


Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone


Front Tire Size P245/45HR18
Rear Tire Size P245/40VR19
Rear Tire Size P275/35YR19
Rear Tire Size P245/45HR18
Spare Tire Size Compact
Spare Tire Size
Spare Tire Order Code 300
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P245/40VR19
Front Tire Size P245/40YR19


Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.64
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.46
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.72
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.14
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.20
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 8
Trans Order Code 2TB
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.93


EPA Classification Mid-Size Cars

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3746


Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 X 8
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 X 9
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 X 8
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum