2020 BMW 5 Series
540i xDrive AWD Sedan

22 / 29
335 HP


Included Optional Not Available

Green Scores

Federal Tier 3 Bin 70

Air Pollution


Greenhouse Gas

California LEV-III ULEV70

Air Pollution


Greenhouse Gas

NHTSA Crash Test Ratings

No Crash Test Ratings Available


Front Brake Diameter 13.7
Rear Brake Diameter 13.6
Axle Ratio 2.93
Exterior Dimensions
Length 194.60
Wheelbase 117.1
Height 58.20
Ground Clearance 5.5
Width 83.7
Front Track Width 63.0
Rear Track Width 63.9
Interior Dimensions
Cargo Volume 14.00
Passenger Volume 98.8
Head Room 1st Row 38.8
Head Room 2nd Row/Rear 37.5
Shoulder Room 1st Row 58.7
Shoulder Room 2nd Row/Rear 55.9
Leg Room 1st Row 41.4
Leg Room 2nd Row/Rear 36.5
Standard Seating 5
Max Seating 5
Seating Rows 2
Weights and Capacities
Curb Weight 4019
Fuel Tank Capacity 18.0
Wheels and Tires
Front Wheel Diameter 18.0
Rear Wheel Diameter 18.0
Front Tire Description 245/45R18
Rear Tire Description 245/45R18
Front Wheel Size 18.0 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Size 18.0 x 8.0
Front Wheel Width 8.0
Rear Wheel Width 8.0
Tire Type All Season
Exterior Dimensions
Turning Circle 40.1
Width without Mirrors 73.5
Performance Specifications
Aerodynamic Drag 0.27
Acceleration (0-60MPH) 4.60
Steering Ratio 16.3

Installed Equipment

Air Conditioning
Air filtration active charcoal
Front air conditioning automatic climate control
Front air conditioning zones dual
Rear vents second row
Airbag deactivation occupant sensing passenger
Front airbags dual
Knee airbags dual front
Side airbags front
Side curtain airbags front, rear
Side-curtain airbag rollover sensor
Audio System
Antenna type diversity, mast
Auxiliary audio input Bluetooth, USB, iPod/iPhone, jack
Hard drive 20GB
In-Dash CD MP3 Playback, single disc
Radio AM/FM, HD radio, touch screen display, voice operated
Radio data system
Satellite radio SiriusXM ready
Speed sensitive volume control
Total speakers 12
Watts 205
ABS 4-wheel
Brake drying
Braking assist
Cornering brake control
Electronic brakeforce distribution
Electronic parking brake auto off
Emergency braking preparation
Front brake type ventilated disc
Power brakes
Rear brake type ventilated disc
Regenerative braking system
Comfort Features
Armrests rear center folding with storage and pass-thru, rear center with cupholders, rear folding
Cargo area floor mat , carpet
Center console trim wood
Dash trim wood
Door trim wood
Floor mat material carpet
Floor material cargo area carpet, carpet
Floor mats front, rear
Interior accents woodgrain
Shift knob trim leather
Steering wheel trim leather
Convenience Features
Ambient lighting color-adjustable
Assist handle front, rear
Cargo area light
Center console front console with armrest and storage
Courtesy lights door
Cruise control
Cupholders front, rear
Easy entry power steering wheel
Footwell lights color-adjustable
Memorized settings 2 driver, audio system, climate control, driver seat, side mirrors, steering wheel
Multi-function remote panic alarm, proximity entry system, trunk release, vehicle and key memory
One-touch windows 4
Power outlet(s) 12V cargo area, 12V front, 12V rear
Power steering variable/speed-proportional
Power windows lockout button
Push-button start
Reading lights front, rear
Rearview mirror auto-dimming
Retained accessory power
Steering wheel power tilt and telescopic
Steering wheel mounted controls audio, cruise control, multi-function, paddle shifter, phone, voice control
Storage door pockets, front seatback
Touch-sensitive controls
Universal remote transmitter Homelink - garage door opener
Vanity mirrors dual illuminating
4WD type full time
Center differential mechanical
Drive mode selector
Auto start/stop
Battery maintenance-free
Exterior Features
Door handle color body-color
Exhaust dual tip
Exhaust tip color black
Front bumper color body-color
Grille color black, chrome surround
Mirror color body-color
Rear bumper color body-color
Window trim chrome
In Car Entertainment
Connected in-car apps Facebook, Google search, Twitter, news, sports, stocks, weather
Infotainment screen size 10.25 in.
Smartphone integration Apple CarPlay
Digital odometer
Driver information system
External temperature display
Fuel economy display MPG, range
Gauge tachometer
Instrument cluster screen size 12.3 in.
Multi-function display
Trip odometer
Warnings and reminders coolant temperature warning, lamp failure, low fuel level, low oil pressure, maintenance due, tire fill alert
Daytime running lights LED
Exterior entry lights approach lamps
Headlights LED, auto delay off, auto on/off, cornering, self-leveling, wiper activated
Taillights LED, adaptive
Side mirror adjustments power, power folding, reverse gear tilt
Side mirrors driver side auto-dimming, heated, integrated turn signals
Moonroof / Sunroof anti-trapping, one-touch open/close, power glass, power sunshade, tilt/slide
Moonroof / Sunroof wind deflector
Automatic emergency braking front pedestrian
Blind spot safety sensor/alert
Body side reinforcements side impact door beams
Camera system rearview
Child safety door locks
Child seat anchors LATCH system
Cross traffic alert rear
Crumple zones front
Driver attention alert system
Emergency interior trunk release
Energy absorbing steering column
Impact sensor alert system, battery disconnect, door unlock, fuel cut-off, post-collision safety system
Lane deviation sensors
Parking sensors front, rear
Pre-collision warning system audible warning, vibrating steering wheel, visual warning
Rearview monitor in dash
Traffic sign recognition
Emergency locking retractors front, rear
Front seatbelts 3-point
Rear seatbelts 3-point
Seatbelt force limiters front, rear
Seatbelt pretensioners front
Seatbelt warning sensor front
Driver seat power adjustments 4-way power lumbar, height, reclining, 16
Front headrests adjustable, 2
Front seat type sport bucket
Passenger seat power adjustments 4-way power lumbar, height, reclining, 16
Rear headrests adjustable, 3
Rear seat folding split
Rear seat type 40-20-40 split bench
Upholstery leather
2-stage unlocking doors
Anti-theft system alarm, audio security system, engine immobilizer
Power door locks anti-lockout, auto-locking
Stability and Traction
Hill holder control
Stability control
Traction control
Front shock type twin-tube gas
Front spring type coil
Front stabilizer bar
Front struts
Front suspension classification independent
Front suspension type double wishbone
Rear shock type twin-tube gas
Rear spring type coil
Rear stabilizer bar
Rear suspension classification independent
Rear suspension type multi-link
Driver assistance app roadside assistance
Electronic messaging assistance voice operated
Navigation data real time traffic
Navigation system hard drive, touch screen display, voice operated
Phone hands free
Satellite communications BMW Assist
Smart device app function horn/light operation, lock operation, maintenance status, vehicle location
Wireless data link Bluetooth
Tires and Rims
Run flat tires
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
Wheels alloy
Front wipers rain sensing, speed sensitive, variable intermittent
Heated windshield washer jets
Power windows safety reverse
Window defogger rear

Optional Equipment

M Sport Brakes
Comfort Features
BMW Individual Plum Brown Wood Interior Trim
Ceramic Controls
Fineline Cove Matte Finish Wood Interior Trim
Grey Poplar Wood Interior Trim
Heated Steering Wheel
Leather Dashboard
Convenience Features
Remote Control Parking Includes display key.
Exterior Features
Almandin Brown II Metallic Paint
Azurite Black Metallic Paint
Black Sapphire Metallic Paint
Bluestone Metallic Paint
Carbon Black Metallic Paint
Champagne Quartz Metallic Paint
Dark Graphite Metallic Paint
Glacier Silver Metallic Paint
Imperial Blue Metallic Paint
Mediterranean Blue Metallic Paint
Mineral White Metallic Paint
Rhodonite Silver Metallic Paint
In Car Entertainment
Bowers and Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System Includes 1400-watt bowers and wilkins surround sound system with 16 speakers including 2 subwoofers.
Harman Kardon Surround Sound System Includes 600-watt harman/kardon surround sound system with 16 speakers including 2 bass speakers located under the front seats.
Rear-Seat Entertainment Professional Includes rear-seat entertainment system w/ two 9.2-inch color screens integrated into the back of the front seats and remote control.
Aluminum Rhombicle Interior Trim
BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
Burl Walnut Wood Interior Trim
Dakota Leather Upholstery
Fineline Ridge Wood Interior Trim
Nappa Leather Upholstery
Piano Black Finish Interior Trim
SensaTec Dashboard
Marketing Package
Convenience Package Includes heated front seats or heated front and rear seats, power tailgate, and siriusxm satellite radio.
Driving Assistance Plus Package Includes active driving assistant plus, active cruise control with stop and go, active lane keeping assistant with side collision avoidance, traffic jam assistant, evasion aid, and cross-traffic alert front.
Dynamic Handling Package Includes adaptive drive, active roll stabilization, and dynamic damper control.
Executive Package Includes heated front seats, head-up display, gesture control, wireless charging, enhanced usb and bluetooth, siriusxm with 1 year subscription, soft-close automatic doors, power rear sunshade with rear side window shades, adaptive full led headlights,automatic high beams, and power tailgate.
Lighting Package Includes icon adaptive full led headlights and automatic high beams.
Luxury Package Includes luxury line styling, sensatec dashboard, and leather dakota interior.
M Sport Package Includes 19 in. Or 20 in. Wheels, m sport design, sensatec dashboard or leather dashboard, aluminum rhombicle interior trim or fineline ridge wood trim or burl walnut wood trim or fineline cove matte finish wood trim or gray poplar wood trim, led fog lights, m sport suspension or dynamic damper control or dynamic damper control with adaptive drive and active roll stabilization, m steering wheel, aerodynamic kit, shadowline exterior trim, and dakota leather or nappa leather or full merino leather interior.
Parking Assistance Package Includes parking assistant plus, active park distance control, and surround view with 3d view.
Premium Package Includes heated front seats, head-up display, gesture control, wireless charging, enhanced usb and bluetooth, siriusxm with 1 year subscription, and power tailgate.
Roof and Glass
Power Rear Sunshade w/Rear Side Window Shades
Night Vision with Pedestrian Detection
Heated Front and Rear Seats
Heated Seats Includes 3-stage heating for seats.
Luxury Seating Package Includes front ventilated seats, multi-contour seats, and front massaging seats.
Multi-Contour Seats Includes 20-way power multi-contour front seats (includes articulated upper backrest, 4-way lumbar support, passenger's-seat memory, active head restraints, and adjustable side and thigh support).
Dynamic Damper Control
Integral Active Steering
M Sport Suspension
WiFi Hotspot Includes complimentary 3-month or 3gb trial.
Tires and Rims
18 in. Double Spoke Wheels Includes 18 x 8.0 wheels with 245/45r18 non run flat all season tires.
19 in. M Double Spoke Wheels Includes 19 x 8.0 front and 19 x 9.0 rear wheels with 245/40r19 front and 275/34r19 rear performance run flat tires.
19 in. M Double Spoke Wheels Includes 19 x 8.0 wheels with 245/40r19 all season run flat tires.
19 in. V Spoke Wheels Includes 19 x 8.0 wheels with 245/40r19 all season run flat tires.
19 in. V-Spoke Wheels Includes 19.0 in. X 8.0 in. Front and 19.0 in. X 9.0 in. Rear alloy wheels with 245/40r19 front and 275/35r19 rear performance run-flat tires.
20 in. V Spoke Wheels Includes 20 x 8.0 front and 20 x 9.0 rear wheels with 245/35r20 front and 275/30r20 rear performance run flat tires.
Space-Saver Spare Tire

Available Engines

3.0L Turbo I6 335hp 332ft. lbs.
Fuel Type Gasoline
Fuel Quality 89
Max HP 335 at 5500 rpm
Max Torque 332 at 1380 rpm
Oil Capacity 6.5
Bore 3.23
Stroke 3.72
Displacement 3
Block Type I
Cylinders 6
Aspiration Turbo
Fuel Induction DI
Cam Type DOHC
Valves 24
Valve Timing VVT
Compression 11

Available Transmissions

8-Speed Shiftable Automatic w/Sport Transmission
Detail Shiftable Automatic
Gears 8

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