BMW 5 Series E12sedan 528 MT (1975–1976)

Car model: BMW (BMW) Title: BMW Model: 5 series Generation: E12sedan Modification: 528 MT Year of issue: 1975–1976

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)455
Permissible gross weight (kg)1840
Curb Weight (kg)1385
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 stepsFour
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 consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km)10.8
Fuel tank capacity (l)70
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s)9.5
Maximum speed (km / h)198
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