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1998 BMW E39 4.9 (400 Hp) specs

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BMW E39 4.9 (400 Hp) technical data table

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Dimensions

Fuel Consumption

Oil Capacity

General information

Brand BMW
Model M5
Generation E39
Modification (Engine) 4.9 (400 Hp)
Start of production 1998 year
End of production 2004 year
Body type Sedan
Seats 5
Doors 4

Performance specs

Fuel consumption – urban 21.1 l/100 km
11.15 US mpg
13.39 UK mpg
Fuel consumption- extra urban 9.8 l/100 km
24 US mpg
28.82 UK mpg
Fuel consumption- combined 13.9 l/100 km
16.92 US mpg
20.32 UK mpg
Fuel Type Petrol (Gasoline)
Acceleration 0 – 100 km/h 5.3 sec
0 – 60 mph 5 sec
Maximum speed 250 km/h
155.34 mph
CO2 emissions 336 g/km

Engine specs

Power 400 hp @ 6600 rpm.
Torque 500 Nm @ 3800 rpm.
368.78 lb.-ft. @ 3800 rpm.
Engine location Front, Longitudinal
Engine displacement 4941 cm3 301.52 cu. in.
Number of cylinders 8
Position of cylinders V engine
Cylinder Bore 94 mm
3.7 in.
Piston Stroke 89 mm
3.5 in.
Compression ratio 11
Number of valves per cylinder 4
Fuel System Multi-point indirect injection
Valvetrain DOHC
Oil capacity 7.5 l
7.93 US qt
6.6 UK qt
Coolant 11.5 l
12.15 US qt
10.12 UK qt

Volumes and weights

Kerb Weight 1795 kg
3957.3 lbs.
Max. weight 2290 kg
5048.59 lbs.
Trunk (boot) space – minimum 460 l
16.24 cu. ft.
Fuel tank capacity 70 l
18.49 US gal
15.4 UK gal
Max. roof load 100 kg
220.46 lbs.
Permitted trailer load with brakes (12%) 1800 kg
3968.32 lbs.
Permitted trailer load without brakes 750 kg
1653.47 lbs.
Permitted towbar download 90 kg
198.42 lbs.

Dimensions

Length 4784 mm
188.35 in.
Width 1800 mm
70.87 in.
Height 1437 mm
56.57 in.
Wheelbase 2830 mm
111.42 in.
Front track 1515 mm
59.65 in.
Rear (Back) track 1527 mm
60.12 in.
Drag coefficient (Cd) 0.31

Drivetrain, brakes and suspension specs

Drive wheel Rear wheel drive
Number of Gears (manual transmission) 6
Front suspension Independent, Spring McPherson, with stabilizer
Rear suspension Multi-link independent
Front brakes Ventilated discs
Rear brakes Ventilated discs
ABS yes
Steering type Steering rack
Power steering Hydraulic Steering
Tires size 245/40 R18; 275/35 R18
Wheel rims size 8J x 18; 9.5J x 18

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