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Info & specs

BMW 5 Series

BMW 5 Series side view
BMW 5 Series angular front perspective
BMW 5 Series angular rear perspective

Pros and cons of the BMW 5 Series

  • Wide range of powerful engines available
  • Innovative tech features
  • Large trunk capacity
  • Limited space in rear seats
  • Additional options can drive price up quickly
  • Infotainment gesture control can be imprecise
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Safety ratings of the BMW 5 Series

Safety ratings provided by NHTSA

  • Number of airbags6

Specifications of the BMW 5 Series

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats5
  • Doors4
  • Fuel typeDiesel or Gas or Hybrid
  • TransmissionAutomatic
  • City consumption9.2 - 11.4 L/100km
  • Highway consumption6.3 - 7.8 L/100km
  • Width1860 - 1868 mm
  • Length4907 - 4978 mm
  • Trunk space410 - 530 L
  • Cargo space410 - 530 L
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Trims available with the BMW 5 Series

What is a trim? Trims are different options of the same car with different features and equipment. The specs depend on the trim you choose.This variant of the BMW 5 Series 2017 - present is available in 6 trims:

Basic trim features and specs

Dimensions of the BMW 5 Series

Vehicle dimensions
YearHeight fromWidth fromLength from
Exact values depend on trim choices.
20211467 mm1868 mm4973 mm
20201467 mm1868 mm4943 mm
20191467 mm1868 mm4943 mm
20181462 mm1860 mm4907 mm
20171479 mm1868 mm4943 mm