1997 BMW 540

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1997 BMW 540
Available in 2 styles:  540i 4dr Sedan shown
Asking Price Range
Estimated MPG

15–18 city / 23.9 hwy


48 months/50,000 miles

48 months/50,000 miles

Corrosion Perforation
72 months/100,000 miles

Roadside Assistance Coverage
48 months/50,000 miles

Standard Features & Options

Available options vary by style
Standard Equipment
Available Options
 --  Not Available
2 Styles Available    

Starting MSRP$50,470$52,920

Body ExterioriAi
Heated door mirrors
Dual exhaust
Power door mirrors
Number of doors:4
Rear cargo:trunk

Convenience FeaturesiAi
Power moonroof
Automatic temperature control
Speed control
Power front windows
Remote keyless entry
Tilt steering wheel
Telescoping steering wheel
Auto-dimming rearview mirror
Cell phone
Garage door transmitter
Integrated navigation system $2,800 $2,800
Front beverage holders
Rear beverage holders
Memory seat
Air conditioning

Entertainment FeaturesiAi
CD player
Steering wheel mounted audio controls
AM/FM radio

12 $1,500 $1,500

Lighting, Visibility and InstrumentationiAi
Front fog lights
Variably intermittent wipers
Rear window defroster
Rear window blind $575 $575
Outside temperature display
Trip computer

Fuel tank capacity:18.5gal.
Drive type:rear-wheel
Mode select transmission
Recommended fuel:premium unleaded
Fuel economy highway:24mpg
Torque:310 lb.-ft. @ 3,900RPM
Horsepower:282hp @ 5,700RPM
Cylinder configuration:V-8
Engine liters:4.4
Number of valves:32

Fuel economy cityiAi
15mpg --
18mpg --

6 speed manual --
5 speed automatic --

Safety and SecurityiAi
Security system
Panic alarm
Dual front impact airbags
ABS brakes
Traction control

Seats and TrimiAi
Heated front seats $500 $500
Power passenger seat
Power driver seat
Front center armrest:w/storage
Rear seats:bench
Split folding rear seat $575 $575
Rear seat center armrest
Leather steering wheel
Max. seating capacity:5
Leather upholstery
Leather shift knob
Front seats:bucket

Speed-sensing steering
Alloy wheels
Four wheel independent suspension
Power steering

Front tiresiAi
235/45WR17.0 BSW --
225/55HR16.0 BSW --

Rear tiresiAi
225/55HR16.0 BSW --
235/45WR17.0 BSW --

2 Styles Available

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