BMW 520d M Sport Saloon BMW 520d M Sport Saloon


Ambition raised.

The BMW 5 Series Saloon, winner of the What Car? Best Luxury Car 2018, has clearly raised its ambitions. From the powerful BMW TwinPower Turbo engines to the new intelligent lightweight construction, which boasts a muscular yet elegant coupé-like silhouette, it’s noticeable in every detail. Discover the new benchmark for modern business saloons.

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£37,640 4,936mm 1,479mm 2,126mm 1,540kg 750kg 2,000kg 530 litres 7.8 seconds 146mph

**Values will vary depending on vehicle specification, trim level and optional equipment selected. Vehicle performance figures shown are for base model.

† The recommended on the road (OTR) cash price includes delivery, BMW Emergency Service, number plates, first registration fee and vehicle excise duty. Where applicable, government grants and subsidies are not included in the OTR cash price displayed.

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BMW 5 Series Saloon Rear 3/4 View BMW 5 Series Saloon Rear 3/4 View

Prepared for wilder journeys.

With xDrive*, BMW's intelligent all-wheel drive system, Integral Active Steering*, and the Drive Performance Control with Adaptive Mode*, the BMW 5 Series Saloon delivers truly outstanding handling and performance. Drivers can enjoy the choice of COMFORT Mode, ECO PRO Mode and SPORT Mode, and what’s more, thanks to the new ADAPTIVE Mode, can automatically switch between modes to match the driving situation.

BMW 5 Series Saloon Kidney Grille

Active Air Stream.

When demand for cooling air is low, the air valve inside the Active Air Stream kidney grille remains closed, leading to improved efficiency.

BMW 5 Series Saloon Nose

Reassuring Power.

With the BMW TwinPower Turbo engines, available in both diesel and petrol, the BMW 5 Series Saloon delivers a power output of 140 kW (190 hp) and goes from 0 to 62mph in 7.5 seconds.**

**Accurate for the BMW TwinPower Turbo 2.0 litre 4-cylinder engines

BMW 5 Series Engine

Auto Start Stop.

The Intelligent Auto Start Stop function, included for the first time, only switches the engine off when the stop is expected to last.

BMW 5 Series Saloon Rear 3/4 View

Lightweight construction.

Lightweight materials such as aluminium and new aluminium alloys, make this BMW 5 Series Saloon up to 100kg less than its predecessor.

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An icon is reborn.

In this seventh generation business saloon, the iconic kidney grille and headlights are directly linked for the first time ever. Adding to this sportier look is the low roof line sloping to the rear; this ensures that the muscular body and the broad rear still enjoy a distinguished and sophisticated coupé-like silhouette.

Centre Console

Driver-oriented centre console.

A slightly angled centre console gives drivers a more ergonomic experience, while also making its appearance more sporty.

Instrument panel in Sensatec

Instrument panel in Sensatec.

The artificial leather is applied directly to a semi-rigid foam, and features an impressively soft surface. The wear-resistant material is finished with attractive double lap seams.

Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound

Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound*.

The 16 backlit speakers and two diamond tweeters are made of pure, synthetic diamonds. This premium set-up ensures a mesmerising sound experience.

Ambient Air Package

Ambient Air Package*.

With the choice of eight fragrances from four categories, the Ambient Air Package is the ultimate touch of luxury. From ‘fresh plant’ to ‘rich fragrance’, find your perfect scent. 

Adaptive LED headlights Adaptive LED headlights

Adaptive LED headlights.

The arrow-shaped Adaptive LED headlights* not only emphasise the athleticism of the BMW 5 Series Saloon, but also provide greater functionality. The daytime running lights shine significantly more brightly for increased safety, while the moving low-beam headlights turn with the steering wheel. This also provides increased active driving safety. What’s more, BMW Selective Beam automatically adjusts the high-beam headlights according to conditions, ensuring that other drivers are not dazzled.

BMW 5 Series Saloon Interior with ConnectedDrive BMW 5 Series Saloon Interior with ConnectedDrive

Connecting your worlds.

The BMW 5 Series Saloon takes The Ultimate Driving Machine to new heights thanks to the latest connectivity. With BMW ConnectedDrive features, such as Real Time Traffic Information (RTTI) and the Concierge Service, coupled with the BMW Connected+ app, journeys can be streamlined for greater adventures. Other powerful extras include your must-have entertainment services and Driving Assistant Plus with Remote 3D view*.

Self-autonomous driving

Semi-autonomous driving*.

A range of sensors, including a stereo camera, ultra-sound and radar, allow the Active Cruise Control and the Steering and Lane Control Assistant to help drive the vehicle. 

BMW Display Key

BMW display key*.

A remote control and a touchscreen display in one, you can use it to park your vehicle, check your fuel, set the cabin temperature and see whether your BMW 5 Series Saloon is locked. 

BMW Gesture Control

Intuitive controls.

Drivers can use the 10.25" touchscreen – which is included as standard on all BMW 5 Series models – to arrange the six tiles, which include live tiles. BMW Gesture Control* can also be used for specific functions. 

BMW Head-Up Display

BMW Head-up Display*. 

Enjoy a perfect field of vision with the full-colour BMW Head-up Display, which can show speed, navigation, warnings from the various driver assistance systems, and much more. 

BMW 5 Series Saloon models.

BMW 520i SE Saloon Alpine White

SE model.

  • 17” light alloy wheels (520i, 518d, 520d, 520d xDrive)
  • 18” light alloy wheels (530i, 540i xDrive, 530d, 530d xDrive, 530e)
  • Navigation system, BMW Professional multimedia
  • Digital cockpit
  • LED headlights
  • Seat heating, front
  • Dakota leather upholstery
  • Ambient interior lighting

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BMW 520i M Sport Saloon Carbon Black

M Sport model.

In addition / replacement to SE models:

  • 18” M light alloy wheels (520i, 518d, 520d, 520d xDrive)
  • 19” M light alloy wheels (530i, 540i xDrive, 530d, 530d xDrive, 530e)
  • High-gloss Shadowline exterior trim
  • LED fog lights
  • M aerodynamic bodystyling
  • Anthracite headlining
  • Instrument panel in Sensatec
  • M Sport brakes (530i, 540i xDrive, 530d, 530d xDrive, 530e only)

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530e Saloon 530e Saloon

The BMW 530e Saloon.

Think creatively. Move with the times. These are two essential concepts for automotive sustainability. The BMW 530e Saloon implements both perfectly and remains way ahead of its time. With electrifying driving pleasure and, thanks to the plug-in hybrid drive, extra power when you need it, this vehicle represents the future of The Ultimate Driving Machine as a plug-in hybrid.

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Genuine BMW Accessories.

Add your own personal touch to the BMW 5 Series Saloon with Genuine BMW Accessories. From new wheels to wireless charging cases, there are plenty of great options to bring your dream car to life. Discover the world of Genuine BMW Accessories. 


Nothing beats trying it for yourself. Why not book a test drive and discover the amazing BMW 5 Series Saloon experience first-hand?

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*This feature or technology is optional, and not included within base model (SE) standard specification.