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BMW 523i specs

Car type 4-door saloon
Curb weight 1445 kg (3186 lbs)
Introduced 2005
Origin country Germany
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Lap times

Performance

0 - 100 kph8.4 s
1/4 mile16.4 s
Top speed235 kph (146 mph)

Powertrain specs

Engine type Inline 6, 24v
Displacement 2.5 l (153 ci)
Power 177 ps (174 bhp / 130 kw)
Torque 230 Nm (170 lb-ft)
Power / liter 71 ps (70 hp)
Power / weight 122 ps (121 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 159 Nm (117 lb-ft) / t
Transmission 6
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive
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johnsen  13y ago

Had this one with M-package and "sport" seats, the worst sport seat ever produced by BMW, unless you are a huge wide guy the seat will not give you any lateral support. Sold the car because of this, otherwise its a beutiful car but a little underpowered for some.
It lapped the Nurburgring just as fast as my previous 192 hp E46 325iM SMG because it handles very well with M-suspention and 19" wheels.