BMW 5 Series E12 [restyling] 528 AT Sedan (1976–1977)

Car model: BMW (BMW) Title: BMW Model: 5 series Generation: E12 [restyling] sedan Modification: 528 AT Year of issue: 1976–1977

Main characteristics


The minimum amount of luggage (l)440
Front wheel track (mm)1420
Wheelbase (mm)2636
Height (mm)1425
Width (mm)1690
Rear wheel track (mm)1460
Ground clearance (mm)139
Load capacity (kg)435
Permissible gross weight (kg)1840
Curb Weight (kg)1405
Length (mm)4620


Bore (mm)86
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylinders6
Piston stroke (mm)80
Maximum torque (N • m)238
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)4,000
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)5800
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationRow
Engine power (hp)165
Engine capacity (cm3)2788
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of steps3
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDisk drives
Front brakesDisk drives
Rear suspensionDrive axle, trailing arms, coil springs, anti-roll bar
Front suspensionIndependent, spring, lever, with hydraulic telescopic shock absorbers, with stabilizer bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel tank capacity (l)70
Maximum speed (km / h)190
Recommended fuelAI-98


Turning diameter (m)10.5
Power steeringPower steering

Tires, wheels:

Rim width66
Rim diameter1414
Hole Arrangement Diameter (PCD)120120
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1414
Tire height7070
Tire width195195