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2017 BMW 540 i

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Showing the 2017 BMW 540 i 4dr Rear-wheel Drive Sedan
$56,450
Starting MSRP
Current Listing Price
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Overview

Seats 5
Door Count 4
Engine 335-hp, 3.0-liter I-6 (premium)
Transmission 8-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Drivetrain RWD
Combined MPG 24
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 48 mo/50,000 mi

Colors

Exterior (13)
Alpine White
Atlas Cedar Metallic
Black Sapphire Metallic
Bluestone Metallic
Carbon Black Metallic
Cashmere Silver Metallic
Interior (6)
Black
Canberra Beige/Black
Cognac
Ivory White
Mocha
Night Blue

Packages

Specifications

S
STANDARD
O
OPTIONAL
3 point rear center seatbelt S
Locking fuel flap included with power door locks S
Curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbag S
Active Protection forward collision warning S
Front seatbelt pre-tensioners S
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor S
Security system S
Spare tire mounted inside under cargo O
4 wheel disc brakes S
Panic alarm S
Immobilizer S
Traction control S
Forward collision mitigation O
Brake assist S
Four-wheel ABS brakes S
Occupant sensing airbags S
4 ABS channels S
Dual front side impact airbags S
2-way head restraints driver and passenger
ABS and driveline traction control S
Tracker system S
Total # of airbags 6
Remote keyless entry S
Brake assistance S
4 wheel ventilated disc brakes S
Dual front impact airbags S
Side-impact bars S
Active Driving Assistant forward collision mitigation O
Compact spare tire O
Adjustable front head restraints S
Daytime running lights S
Electronic stability S
Front and rear ventilated disc brakes S
Curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags S
Seat-mounted driver and passenger side-impact airbags S
Power door locks S
Four-wheel disc brakes S
Driver and passenger front-impact airbags S
Rear child safety locks S
ABS S
Power adjustable front head restraints with tilt O
Run flat front tires S
Run flat rear tires S
Manual adjustable front head restraints S
Perimeter/approach lights S
3 rear head restraints S
Remote activated perimeter/approach lights S
Engine 335-hp, 3.0-liter I-6 (premium)
Transmission 8-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Gasoline direct injection S
Ignition type spark
Intercooled turbo S
Variable intake manifold S
Aluminum cylinder block S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Horsepower 335-hp @ 5,500 rpm
Variable valve control S
Fuel tank capacity 18.0 gal.
Aluminum cylinder head S
Fuel economy city 20 mpg
Engine oil cooler S
Torque 332 lbs.-ft. @ 1,380 rpm
# of valves 24
Engine orientation longitudinal
Engine liters 3.0
Cylinder configuration I-6
Fuel economy highway 30 mpg
Manual-shift auto STEPTRONIC
Engine 3.0L I-6 DOHC 335hp turbo/supercharged
Transmission electronic control S
Sequential sport shift STEPTRONIC
Quasi-dual stainless steel exhaust S
Rear-wheel drive S
8 speed automatic transmission S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Carbon FP / Tailpipe and upstream total GHG (CO2, tons per year) 7.4
Chrome tailpipe S
Mode select transmission S
Alternator S
Engine oil cooler S
Battery amp hours (90Ah)
Overdrive S
Transmission lock-up torque converter S
Axle ratio 2.93
Transmission gear ratio (6th) 1.00
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.72
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 5.00
Transmission electronic control S
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.46
Overdrive S
Transmission gear ratio (8th) .64
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 2.14
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 3.20
Transmission gear ratio (7th) .82
Transmission gear ratio (5th) 1.31
P245/35YR20.0 BSW run flat performance tires O
P245/45HR18.0 BSW run flat AS tires S
Rear coil springs S
Speed-sensing electric power-assist rack-pinion steering S
Rear anti-roll bar S
19" x 9" machined w/painted accents aluminum rear wheels O
Independent front double wishbone suspension w/active anti-roll bar O
20" wheels O
Front wheel size 18"
P245/40VR19.0 BSW run flat AS tires O
Rear wheel size 18"
Steel spare wheel O
Front anti-roll bar S
Adaptive suspension Adaptive Drive
Independent rear multi-link suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Front coil springs S
Sport suspension O
P245/45HR18.0 BSW AS tires O
Four wheel independent suspension S
Alloy wheels S
Rack and pinion steering S
P275/35YR19.0 BSW run flat performance rear tires O
P275/30YR20.0 BSW run flat performance rear tires O
Ride control Dynamic Damper Control automatic w/driver control
18" wheels S
P245/40YR19.0 BSW run flat performance tires O
Independent rear multi-link suspension w/active anti-roll bar O
Front tires 245/45R18
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
19" wheels O
Speed-sensing steering S
Power steering S
Independent front double wishbone suspension w/anti-roll bar S
20" x 9" machined w/painted accents aluminum rear wheels O
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
4 wheel steering O
Chrome tip exhaust S
Black w/chrome surround grille S
Power remote right side-view door mirror with tilt down S
Body-colored door handles S
Auto dimming power remote left side-view door mirror S
Turn signal indicator mirrors S
Grille black w/chrome surround
Power open and close trunk O
Heated door mirrors S
Metallic paint O
Galvanized steel/aluminum body material S
Power door mirrors S
4 doors S
Rear cargo trunk
Body-colored front and rear bumpers S
Door auto-latch O
Heated folding side-view door mirrors with turn signal indicator S
Distance pacing cruise control O
Door mirror memory S
Seatback storage pockets 2
Passenger power folding mirror S
Remote parking O
2 driver memory seat settings (includes door mirrors, steering wheel,) S
Power windows with front and rear 1-touch down S
Emergency communication system BMW Assist eCall
Power cargo access remote release S
Sunshade S
Integrated key/remote S
Rear door bins S
Air filter S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Trunk/hatch auto-latch O
Garage door transmitter S
Keyfob (all doors) remote keyless entry S
5 12V DC power outlets S
Full floor console S
Driver and passenger door bins S
Front dual zone A/C S
Navigation system with voice activation S
Automatic temperature control S
Cruise control with steering wheel controls, Dynamic Cruise Control distance pacing O
Interior lock disable S
Retained accessory power S
Navigation system S
Cruise control with steering wheel controls S
Residual heat recirculation S
Rear cupholders S
Proximity key S
Cruise control S
Illuminated driver and passenger-side visor mirrors S
Remote window controls S
Remote sunroof/convertible roof controls S
Sunroof/convertible roof FOB controls S
Gesture control O
Steering wheel memory S
Memory settings 2
Illuminated entry S
Power glass tilting and sliding sunroof S
2 USB ports S
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
Air conditioning S
1-touch down S
Sport steering wheel with power tilting, power telescoping, auto tilt-away S
Keyfob trunk/hatch/door release S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Trunk/hatch/door FOB controls S
Front and rear cupholders S
Remote keyless entry S
Console ducts S
Power sunshade S
Full floor console with covered box S
Covered bin instrument-panel storage S
Heated steering wheel O
1-touch up S
Driver's footrest S
Valet function S
Auto-locking doors S
12V DC power outlet 5
Power windows O
Automatic dual-zone front air conditioning S
2 driver and passenger memory seat settings (includes door mirrors, steering wheel,) O
1st row express open/close sliding and tilting glass sunroof S
Window FOB controls S
Auto-dimming rearview mirror S
Memory seats S
Heated sport steering wheel with power tilting, power telescoping, auto tilt-away O
Front cupholders S
Telescoping steering wheel S
Driver power folding mirror S
Illuminated glove box S
Illuminated locking glove box S
Auto tilt-away steering wheel S
Tilt steering wheel S
Rear seat armrest storage S
Nappa leather front and rear seat upholstery O
Max seating capacity 5
12-way power driver seat S
Driver seatback side bolster support power
Rear seat fold-forward seatback S
Heated rear seats O
Carpet front and rear floor mats S
Power 4-way driver and passenger lumbar support S
Driver and passenger heated-cushions O
Passenger cushion tilt S
Floor mats S
Sport pedals S
Metal-look interior accents S
Driver cushion tilt S
12-way power passenger seat S
Leather/metal-look shift knob S
Passenger lumbar support S
Cargo light S
Front center armrest S
12-way driver and passenger seat adjustments S
Power driver and passenger articulating upper backrest O
Power driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Cargo space floor carpet
Genuine wood/metal-look console insert S
Cargo tie-downs S
Aluminum instrument panel insert, door panel insert, console insert O
Leather steering wheel S
Front bucket seats O
Passenger seatback side bolster support power
Power driver and passenger cushion tilt S
Front sport seats S
Leather dashboard O
14-way driver and passenger seat adjustments O
Piano black instrument panel insert, door panel insert O
Full cloth headliner S
Carpet cargo space S
Concealed cargo storage S
Front seats bucket
Height adjustable driver seat S
Power driver and passenger thigh support S
Massaging driver and passenger lumbar support O
Driver lumbar support S
Genuine wood/metal-look instrument panel insert, door panel insert S
Rear bench seat S
Leather front and rear seat upholstery S
Carpet trunk lid/rear cargo door S
Sport steering wheel S
Ventilated front seats O
Rear seat center armrest with storage S
Power reclining driver and passenger seats S
Rear seat center armrest S
Driver and passenger heated-seatbacks O
Rear 40-20-40 bench seat S
Carpet floor covering S
Leather upholstery S
Driver thigh support S
Passenger thigh support S
Power driver and passenger side bolster support S
Heated rear seat O
Leatherette door panel trim S
Max. seating capacity of 5 S
Height adjustable passenger seat S
Piano black console insert O
Power height-adjustable driver and passenger seats S
Heated front seats O
Primary monitor touchscreen S
Digital signal processor O
2 1st row LCD monitor S
Entertainment system with Blu-ray and digital media O
Diversity antenna S
12 speakers S
BMW Online internet access S
Wireless phone connectivity S
2nd row monitor size (inches) 10.2"
SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player O
Audio theft deterrent S
Smart device integration ConnectedDrive
CD-MP3 decoder S
AM/FM radio S
2nd row LCD monitors 2
Speed-sensitive volume S
16 harman/kardon speakers O
Multi-source rear audio controls O
Steering wheel mounted audio controls S
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-prep with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player S
600W amplifier O
Steering-wheel mounted audio controls S
Rear audio controls O
Window grid antenna S
Internet access BMW Online
Speed sensitive volume S
Satellite radio trial duration with new vehicle purchase (months) 12
16 premium speakers O
WiFi Hotspot internet access O
1400W premium amplifier O
CD player S
Radio data system S
1st row LCD monitors 2
16 Bowers & Wilkins speakers O
Premium amplifier O
2 2nd row LCD monitor O
Voice activated radio S
Low-fuel warning S
Delay-off projector beam LED low/high beam headlamps S
Fully automatic headlights S
Bulb-failure warning S
Low-coolant warning S
Automated parking sensors O
Front reading lights S
Light-tinted windows S
Park Distance Control front and rear parking sensors O
Oil-pressure warning S
Dome light with fade S
Outside temperature display S
Power rear window blind O
Variably intermittent wipers S
Digital/analog display S
Night vision O
Auto high-beam headlights O
Low-oil-level warning S
Camera Rear O
Sun blinds O
Water temp. gauge S
Camera(s) - left side O
Delay-off headlights S
Rear window blind O
Rear collision Rear Collision Prevention
Front and rear reading lights S
Rear reading lights S
Brake-fluid warning S
Camera(s) - front O
Trip computer S
Directionally adaptive headlights S
Lights-on warning S
Redundant digital speedometer O
Rear window defroster S
Light tinted windows S
4 door curb/courtesy lights S
Door-ajar warning S
Tire pressure sensors S
Heated front windshield wiper jets S
Ambient lighting S
Auto-leveling headlights S
Head-up display O
Blind spot sensor O
Systems monitor S
Reverse sensing system front and rear
Outside-temperature display S
Front fog lights S
Trunk-ajar warning S
Low-tire-pressure warning S
Rain sensing wipers S
Variable intermittent rain detecting wipers speed-sensitive wipers wipers with heating jets S
Battery warning S
Camera(s) - rear O
Lane departure O
Low-washer-fluid warning S
Brake pad wear S
Key-in-ignition warning S
Camera(s) - right side O
Trip odometer S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
Tachometer S
In-dash clock S
Speed sensitive wipers S
Water-temp. warning S
Rear side blind O
Wheelbase 117.1"
Ramp breakover angle 13 degrees
Front legroom 41.4"
Front headroom 38.8"
Maximum interior cargo volume 18.7 cu.ft.
Engine horsepower 335-hp @ 5,500 rpm
Interior cargo volume 18.7 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 98.8 cu.ft.
Engine bore x stroke 3.2" x 3.7"
Compression ratio 11.00 to 1
Engine type I-6
Valves 24
Approach angle 16 degrees
Front shoulder room 58.7"
Front tread 63.0"
Ground clearance (max) 145mm (5.7")
Fuel economy highway 30 mpg
Rear headroom 37.5"
Engine torque 332 lbs.-ft. @ 1,380 rpm
Exterior body width 73.5"
Drag coefficient .26
Turning radius 19.8'
Rear shoulder room 55.9"
Rear legroom 36.5"
Curb weight 3,847 lbs.
Fuel tank capacity 18.0 gal.
Valvetrain DOHC
Departure angle 17 degrees
Engine displacement 183 cu.in.
Fuel economy city 20 mpg
Ground clearance (max.) 5.7"
Exterior length 194.6"
Exterior height 58.2"
Rear tread 63.9"
Maintenance warranty (months/miles) 36/36,000
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 144/ unlimited
Basic warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 48/ unlimited

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