BMW 5 Series E12 [restyling] 518 5MT Sedan (1979–1981)

BMW 5 Series E12 [restyling] 518 5MT Sedan (1979–1981)
Car model: BMW (BMW) Title: BMW Model: 5 series Generation: E12 [restyling] sedan Modification: 518 5MT Year of issue: 1979–1981

Main characteristics

Body:

The minimum amount of luggage (l)440
Front wheel track (mm)1406
Wheelbase (mm)2636
Height (mm)1425
Width (mm)1690
Rear wheel track (mm)1442
Ground clearance (mm)139
Load capacity (kg)460
Permissible gross weight (kg)1700
Curb Weight (kg)1240
Length (mm)4620

Engine:

Cylinder Bore (mm)89
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersFour
Piston stroke (mm)71
Maximum torque (N • m)143
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)3700
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)5800
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationRow
Engine power (hp)90
Engine capacity (cm3)1766
Engine’s typePetrol

Transmission:

Number of stepsFive
Drive unitRear
TransmissionMechanics

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDrum
Front brakesDisk drives
Rear suspensionIndependent, on longitudinal levers, with hydraulic shock absorbers
Front suspensionIndependent, spring, lever, with hydraulic telescopic shock absorbers, with anti-roll bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km)9.8
Fuel tank capacity (l)70
Fuel consumption on the highway (l / 100 km)7.2
Fuel consumption in the city (l / 100 km)12.6
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s)14.8
Maximum speed (km / h)160
Recommended fuelAI-98

Steering:

Turning diameter (m)10.5
Power steeringMissing

Tires, wheels:

DiscsFrontRear
Rim width5.55.5
Rim diameter1414
Hole Arrangement Diameter (PCD)120120
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
TiresFrontRear
Tire diameter1414
Tire height8080
Tire width175175

BMW 5 Series E12 [restyling] 518 5MT Sedan (1979–1981)
BMW 5 Series E12 [restyling] 518 5MT Sedan (1979–1981)
BMW 5 Series E12 [restyling] 518 5MT Sedan (1979–1981)
BMW 5 Series E12 [restyling] 518 5MT Sedan (1979–1981)
BMW 5 Series E12 [restyling] 518 5MT Sedan (1979–1981)
BMW 5 Series E12 [restyling] 518 5MT Sedan (1979–1981)
BMW 5 Series E12 [restyling] 518 5MT Sedan (1979–1981)
BMW 5 Series E12 [restyling] 518 5MT Sedan (1979–1981)
BMW 5 Series E12 [restyling] 518 5MT Sedan (1979–1981)


BMW 5 Series E12 [restyling] 518 5MT Sedan (1979–1981).