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2001 BMW M5 Base

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Overview

Seats 5
Door Count
Engine 400-hp, 4.9-liter V-8 (premium)
Transmission 6-speed manual w/OD
Drivetrain RWD
Combined MPG 17
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 48 mo/50,000 mi

Colors

Exterior (9)
Alpine White
Anthracite Metallic
Carbon Black Metallic
Jet Black
Le Mans Blue Metallic
Oxford Green Metallic
Interior (5)
Black
Caramel
Imola Red
Le Mans Blue
Silverstone

Specifications

S
STANDARD
O
OPTIONAL
Engine 400-hp, 4.9-liter V-8 (premium)
3 point rear center seatbelt S
Locking fuel flap included with power door locks S
Front seatbelt pre-tensioners S
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor S
Security system S
Spare tire mounted inside under cargo S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Panic alarm S
Rear side-impact-impact airbag S
Immobilizer S
Traction control S
Brake assist S
Four-wheel ABS brakes S
Occupant sensing airbags S
Dual front side impact airbags S
4 ABS channels S
2-way head restraints driver and passenger
ABS and driveline traction control S
Tube 1st and 2nd row overhead airbag S
Full-size spare tire S
Remote keyless entry S
Tube 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags S
Brake assistance S
Rear side-impact airbag S
4 wheel ventilated disc brakes S
Dual front impact airbags S
Full size spare tire S
Side-impact bars S
Adjustable front head restraints S
Daytime running lights S
Electronic stability S
Front and rear ventilated disc brakes S
3 manual adjustable rear head restraints S
Power door locks S
Height adjustable power front seatbelts S
Door-mounted driver and passenger side-impact airbags 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 S
Transmission 6-speed manual w/OD
Ignition type spark
Aluminum cylinder block S
Sequential MPI S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Horsepower 400-hp @ 6,600 rpm
Variable valve control Double VANOS
Fuel tank capacity 18.5 gal.
Aluminum cylinder head S
Fuel economy city 13 mpg
Torque 369 lbs.-ft. @ 3,800 rpm
# of valves 32
Engine oil cooler S
Engine orientation longitudinal
Engine liters 4.9
Cylinder configuration V-8
Fuel economy highway 21 mpg
Engine 4.9L V-8 DOHC 400hp
6 speed manual transmission S
Dual stainless steel exhaust S
Rear-wheel drive S
Limited slip differential S
120-amp. alternator S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Sequential multi-point fuel injection S
Engine oil cooler S
Battery amp hours (110Ah)
Overdrive S
Polished tailpipe S
Axle ratio 3.15
Transmission gear ratio (6th) .83
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.23
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 4.23
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.75
Overdrive S
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.67
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.53
Transmission gear ratio (5th) 1.00
Alloy wheels S
Rear coil springs S
18" x 9.5" chrome aluminum rear wheels S
Rear anti-roll bar S
18" wheels S
Limited slip differential S
Front wheel size 18"
Independent front strut suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Rear wheel size 18"
Front anti-roll bar S
Servotronic speed-sensing hydraulic power-assist re-circulating ball steering S
P245/40ZR18.0 BSW performance tires S
Aluminum spare wheel S
Front tires 245/40R18
Independent rear multi-link suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Chrome wheels S
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
Speed-sensing steering S
Power steering S
Front coil springs S
P275/35ZR18.0 BSW performance rear tires S
Sport suspension S
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
Four wheel independent suspension S
Chrome grille S
Power remote right side-view door mirror with tilt down S
Body-colored door handles S
Fully galvanized steel body material S
Spoiler S
Auto-dimming door mirrors S
Body-colored front and rear bumpers with black rub strip S
Grille chrome
Power remote left side-view door mirror S
Heated door mirrors S
Power door mirrors S
4 doors S
Rear cargo trunk
Bodyside moldings S
Rear lip spoiler S
Auto dimming heated folding side-view door mirrors S
Door mirror memory S
Seatback storage pockets 2
Passenger power folding mirror S
Power windows with front and rear 1-touch down S
Power cargo access remote release S
Sunshade S
Steering wheel mounted A/C controls S
Cell phone pre-wiring S
Integrated key/remote S
Rear door bins S
Power rear windows S
Air filter S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Garage door transmitter S
Keyfob (all doors) remote keyless entry S
Full floor console S
Driver and passenger door bins S
Front dual zone A/C S
Front cupholder S
Full floor console with box S
Automatic temperature control S
Interior lock disable S
Retained accessory power S
Navigation system S
Cruise control with steering wheel controls S
Residual heat recirculation 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
Steering wheel memory S
Memory settings 3
Heated door locks S
Front lighter element(s) location S
Illuminated entry S
Seatbelt memory S
Power glass tilting and sliding sunroof S
Ashtray 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
Remote keyless entry S
Console ducts S
1-touch up S
Driver's footrest S
3 driver memory seat settings (includes door mirrors, steering wheel, head restraints, seatbelts,) S
12V DC power outlet 1
Power windows O
Automatic dual-zone front air conditioning S
1st row express open/close sliding and tilting glass sunroof S
Window FOB controls S
Auto-dimming rearview mirror S
Memory seats S
1 12V DC power outlet S
Steering-wheel mounted A/C controls S
Manual sunshade S
Front cupholders S
Head restraints memory 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
Genuine wood instrument panel insert O
10-way driver and passenger seat adjustments S
Max seating capacity 5
Rear seat fold-forward seatback O
Power 4-way driver and passenger lumbar support S
Driver and passenger heated-cushions S
Passenger cushion tilt S
Tire mobility kit S
Genuine wood instrument panel insert, door panel insert, console insert O
Driver cushion tilt S
Passenger lumbar support S
Cargo light S
Front center armrest S
Power driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Cargo space floor carpet
Cargo tie-downs S
10-way power driver seat S
Aluminum instrument panel insert, door panel insert, console insert S
Leather steering wheel S
Power driver and passenger cushion tilt S
Genuine wood console insert O
Front sport seats S
Leather dashboard S
Rear seat center armrest with pass-thru and skibag O
10-way power passenger seat S
Carpet cargo space S
Cargo net S
Concealed cargo storage S
Front seats bucket
Height adjustable driver seat S
Power driver and passenger thigh support S
Leather door panel trim S
Chrome interior accents S
Driver lumbar support S
Leather front and rear seat upholstery S
Rear bench seat S
Carpet trunk lid/rear cargo door S
Sport steering wheel S
Leather/aluminum shift knob S
Leather/genuine wood shift knob O
Power reclining driver and passenger seats S
Rear seat center armrest S
Driver and passenger heated-seatbacks S
Rear 60-40 bench seat O
Carpet floor covering S
Leather upholstery S
Driver thigh support S
Passenger thigh support S
Max. seating capacity of 5 S
Genuine wood door panel insert O
Height adjustable passenger seat S
Full Alcantara simulated suede headliner S
Power height-adjustable driver and passenger seats S
Heated front seats S
Leather rear seat upholstery O
Remote 6-disc CD changer S
Steering-wheel mounted audio controls S
Primary monitor touchscreen S
Digital signal processor S
Window grid antenna S
Graphic equalizer S
Speed sensitive volume S
Diversity antenna S
12 speakers S
Cassette S
Audio theft deterrent S
Amplifier O
Radio grade AM/FM stereo with seek-scan, auto-reverse cassette S
Radio data system S
AM/FM radio S
Trunk/cargo area 6-disc remote CD S
Premium audio system S
Speed-sensitive volume S
Steering wheel mounted audio controls S
Low-fuel warning S
Bulb-failure warning S
Low-coolant warning S
Light-tinted windows S
Front reading lights S
Oil-pressure warning S
Dome light with fade S
Outside temperature display S
Power rear window blind O
Variably intermittent wipers S
Low-oil-level warning S
Sun blinds O
Water temp. gauge S
Delay-off headlights S
Rear window blind O
Front and rear reading lights S
Rear reading lights S
Brake-fluid warning S
Trip computer S
Lights-on warning S
Rear window defroster S
Light tinted windows S
Door-ajar warning S
Tire pressure sensors S
Heated front windshield wiper jets S
Auto-leveling headlights S
Oil temperature gauge S
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
Delay-off projector beam Xenon high-intensity headlamps S
Front windshield visor strip S
Rain sensing wipers S
Variable intermittent rain detecting wipers speed-sensitive wipers wipers with heating jets S
Battery warning S
Low-washer-fluid warning S
Front and rear parking sensors O
Voltmeter S
Key-in-ignition warning S
Trip odometer S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
Analog display S
In-dash clock S
Tachometer S
Speed sensitive wipers S
Water-temp. warning S
High intensity discharge headlights S
Headlight washer S
Rear side blind O
Wheelbase 111.4"
Front legroom 41.7"
Front headroom 37.4"
Maximum interior cargo volume 11.1 cu.ft.
Rear hiproom 58.5"
Front hiproom 58.0"
Engine horsepower 400-hp @ 6,600 rpm
Interior cargo volume 11.1 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 92.5 cu.ft.
Engine bore x stroke 3.7" x 3.5"
Compression ratio 11.00 to 1
Engine type V-8
Payload 1,025 lbs.
Valves 32
Rear axle capacity 2,701 lbs.
Front shoulder room 56.8"
Front tread 59.6"
Fuel economy highway 21 mpg
Rear headroom 37.2"
Engine torque 369 lbs.-ft. @ 3,800 rpm
Exterior body width 70.9"
Drag coefficient .31
GVWR 5,049 lbs.
Turning radius 19.0'
Front axle capacity 2,425 lbs.
Rear shoulder room 55.9"
Rear legroom 34.2"
Curb weight 4,024 lbs.
Fuel tank capacity 18.5 gal.
Valvetrain DOHC
Engine displacement 302 cu.in.
Fuel economy city 13 mpg
Exterior length 188.4"
Exterior height 56.7"
Rear tread 60.1"
Maintenance warranty (months/miles) 36/36,000
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 72/ unlimited
Basic warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000

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