BMW 530i Specs
Whether you’re commuting from Vineland or Egg Harbor, a drive down to Atlantic City should be a fun driving experience. A luxury car with racing inspired performance offers you both style and the kind of drive that’s as exhilarating as winning in the casino. The BMW 530i provides you with this kind of luxury in a midsize sedan that’s made for the open road.
Check out a detailed breakdown and review of the 2018 BMW 530i specs to see what this performance sedan can do for you, and to learn where you can go for a test drive.
BMW 530i Under The Hood
The 2018 BMW 530i is a luxury midsize sedan with the power of a sports car. It has a 2.0L TwinPower Turbo inline 4-cylinder, 16-valve engine. The engine is also designed with Double-VANOS and Valvetronic technology. This combines high-precision direct injection with variable valve control and a twin-scroll turbocharger.
Working in unison with this powerful and efficient engine is an 8-speed Sport Automatic transmission with Sport and Manual shift modes. Together, the turbocharged engine, smart technology, and design make the 2018 530i capable of generating 248 horsepower and producing up to 258 lb-ft of torque.
Performance Inspired Design
This sedan was built for speed and handling. Its frame is constructed out of a mix of lightweight high-strength steel, aluminum, and magnesium to make accelerating easier. Both the front and rear suspensions are also made out of multi-link aluminum. Their design assists with handling. Up front there’s a double-wishbone front suspension while the back has an integral-V rear suspension.
For further handling and control, there’s twin-tube gas-pressure shock absorbers, as well as both Servotronic and electric power-steering. Performance and speed and are also aided by the dimensions and weight of the BMW 530i. At 73 inches wide, it has agile handling. The 3,746-pound curb weight and 51.5/48.5 front/rear weight distribution allow it to accelerate quickly and with less drag.
BMW 530i Performance
The turbocharged engine and smart design combine to give the 2018 BMW 530i a top speed of 135 MPH. Its 10.2:1 compression ratio and 2.93 gear ratio make its performance more efficient and allow it to go from 0 to 60 MPH in just 6 seconds.
Technology helps acceleration occur faster and feel smoother. It’s equipped with Electronic Throttle Control and Launch Control. These two features electronically engage the throttle faster and allow for a smoother acceleration. You’ll have great control over your drive with steering-wheel mounted paddle shifters. With just a quick tap, you’ll be able to quickly and manually shift between gears.
Test Drive The BMW 530i at BMW of Atlantic City
For your next drive down to the boardwalk, the power of the 2018 BMW 530i will give you a fun drive from Vineland or Egg Harbor. If you can’t wait to get behind the wheel after reading this BMW 530i specs page, come in to BMW of Atlantic City to take a test drive.