2001 BMW 5 Series - Features & Specs

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540i Wagon

(4.4L V8 5-speed Automatic)

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Highlights

  • FUEL ECONOMY (CTY/HWY) 14/19 mpg
  • CAR TYPE Wagon
  • TRANSMISSION 5-speed Shiftable Automatic
  • BASIC WARRANTY 4 Yr./ 50000 Mi.
  • ENGINE TYPE Gas
  • TOTAL SEATING 5
  • CYLINDERS V8
  • CONSUMER RATING

Colors

Exterior Colors

Alpine White Anthracite Metallic Aspen Silver Metallic Cosmos Black Metallic Electric Red Jet Black Orient Blue Metallic Oxford Green Metallic Royal Red Metallic Sahara Beige Metallic Siena Red Metallic Slate Green Metallic Steel Blue Metallic Titanium Silver Metallic Topaz Blue Metallic

Interior Colors

Black Gray Sand Beige Stone Green/Black

Specifications

LENGTH 15ft 8in
WIDTH 5ft 10.9in
HEIGHT
4ft 8.7in
Body style illustration may not reflect the actual shape of this vehicle.

Exterior Measurements

5 ft. 10.9 in. (70.9 in.) 4 ft. 8.7 in. (56.7 in.)
15 ft. 8 in. (188 in.) 9 ft. 3.4 in. (111.4 in.)

Interior Measurements

37.4 in. 41.7 in.
56.8 in. 37.4 in.
34.2 in. 55.9 in.

Fuel

Gas Premium unleaded (required)
18.5 gal. 259.0/351.5 mi.
14/19 mpg

Weights and Capacities

4056 lbs.

DriveTrain

Rear wheel drive 5-speed shiftable automatic

Engine & Performance

4.4 L Double overhead cam (DOHC)
V8 32
Variable 324 ft-lbs. @ 3600 rpm
282 hp @ 5400 rpm 37.4 ft.

Suspension

  • Four-wheel independent suspension

Warranty

4 yr./ 50000 mi. 4 yr./ 50000 mi.
3 yr./ 36000 mi. 4 yr./ 50000 mi.
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Features

Interior Features

Front Seats

  • 10 -way power passenger seat
  • 10 -way power driver seat
  • Leather
  • Bucket front seats

Rear Seats

  • Split-folding rear seatback
  • Folding center armrest

Power Features

  • Remote keyless power door locks
  • Reverse tilt passenger mirror provides curb view when vehicle in reverse
  • Power mirrors
  • Heated mirrors
  • 4 one-touch power windows

Instrumentation

  • Tachometer
  • Trip computer
  • External temperature display

Convenience

  • Cruise control
  • Front and rear cupholders
  • Front and rear door pockets
  • Remote trunk release
  • Front seatback storage
  • Speed-proportional power steering
  • Universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)
  • Tilt and telescopic steering wheel
  • Audio and cruise controls on steering wheel

Comfort

  • Interior air filtration
  • Dual zone climate controls - driver and passenger
  • Wood trim on center console
  • Wood trim on dash
  • Leather and wood trim on doors
  • Front and rear reading lights
  • Leather trim on shift knob
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Electrochromatic inside rearview mirror
  • Dual illuminating vanity mirrors

Memorized settings

  • Memorized settings for 3 drivers
  • Memorized settings includes steering wheel

In Car Entertainment

  • Diversity antenna
  • 10 total speakers
  • AM/FM CD-controller stereo

Exterior Features

Roof and Glass

  • Variable intermittent rain sensing wipers
  • Rear defogger
  • Roof rack
  • Power glass sunroof

Tires and Wheels

  • Alloy wheels
  • 16 x 7.0 in. wheels
  • Alloy spare wheel
  • 225/55R H tires
  • All season tires
  • Fullsize matching spare tire

Safety Features

  • 4-wheel ABS
  • Front head airbags
  • Dual front side-mounted airbags
  • Child seat anchors
  • Remote anti-theft alarm system
  • Emergency braking assist
  • Front and rear ventilated disc brakes
  • Rear door child safety locks
  • Daytime running lights
  • Front fog/driving lights
  • Xenon high intensity discharge headlamp
  • Front seatbelt pretensioners
  • Electronic brakeforce distribution
  • Post-collision safety system
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