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BMW 5 Series 2006

The 2006 BMW 5 Series range of configurations is currently priced from $8,000. Our most recent review of the 2006 BMW 5 Series resulted in a score of 7 out of 10 for that particular example. You can read the full review here.

This is what Ewan Kennedy liked most about this particular version of the BMW 5 Series: Naturally aspirated engines provide great performance., Wagon availability., Handling is superb across all models.

The 2006 BMW 5 Series carries a braked towing capacity of up to 2000 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

BMW 5 Series 2006 Price and Specs

The BMW 5 Series 2006 is currently available from $8,000 for the 5 Series 530d up to $18,990 for the 5 Series 540i.

Pricing guides

$12,888
Based on 15 cars listed for sale in the last 6 months
Lowest Price
$8,000
Highest Price
$18,990
BMW 5 Series Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
525i Sedan 2.5L PULP 6 SP AUTO $9,000 $13,530
525i Sport Sedan 2.5L PULP 6 SP AUTO $9,400 $14,190
530d Sedan 3.0L Diesel 6 SP AUTO $11,200 $16,500
530d Sport Sedan 3.0L Diesel 6 SP AUTO $11,600 $17,050
530i Touring Wagon 3.0L PULP 6 SP AUTO $11,600 $17,050
530i Touring Sport Wagon 3.0L PULP 6 SP AUTO $14,400 $20,350
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BMW 5 Series 2006 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the BMW 5 Series 2006 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • BMW 5-Series 2006: Where is the oil tank located?

    Oil is added through the cap on the rocker cover on top of the engine, fuel is added through the filler cap on the right rear quarter panel. If in doubt check the owner's manual.

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BMW 5 Series 2006 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2006 BMW 5 Series are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1846mm x 1491mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the BMW 5 Series 2006 Dimensions  include 1468mm height, 1846mm width, 4841mm length.
BMW 5 Series Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
525i Sedan 1468x1846x4841 mm 148 mm
525i Sport Sedan 1468x1846x4841 mm 148 mm
530i Sedan 1468x1846x4841 mm 148 mm
530d Sedan 1468x1846x4841 mm 148 mm
530i Touring Wagon 1491x1846x4843 mm 112 mm
530i Touring Sport Wagon 1491x1846x4843 mm 112 mm
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BMW 5 Series 2006 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2006 BMW 5 Series is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The BMW 5 Series currently offers fuel consumption from 8.1 to 11.5L/100km. The BMW 5 Series is available with the following fuel types: PULP and Diesel.

BMW 5 Series Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
525i Sedan 2.5L,PULP,6 SP AUTO 10.8L/100km
530d Sedan 3.0L,Diesel,6 SP AUTO 8.1L/100km
530i Touring Wagon 3.0L,PULP,6 SP AUTO 10.3L/100km
530i Touring Sport Wagon 3.0L,PULP,6 SP AUTO 10.3L/100km
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BMW 5 Series 2006 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2006 BMW 5 Series will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the BMW 5 Series vary from 17x7.5 inches to 18x8 inches.

BMW 5 Series Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
525i Sedan 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches
525i Sport Sedan 245x40 R18 18x8 inches 245x40 R18 18x8 inches
530i Sedan 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches
530d Sedan 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches
530i Touring Wagon 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches
530i Touring Sport Wagon 245x40 R18 18x8 inches 245x40 R18 18x8 inches
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BMW 5 Series 2006 Towing capacity

The BMW 5 Series’s towing capacity ranges from 1900kg to 2000kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

BMW 5 Series Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
525i Sedan 2.5L,PULP,6 SP AUTO 2000kg
525i Sport Sedan 2.5L,PULP,6 SP AUTO 2000kg
530i Sedan 3.0L,PULP,6 SP AUTO 1900kg
530d Sedan 3.0L,Diesel,6 SP AUTO 2000kg
530i Touring Wagon 3.0L,PULP,6 SP AUTO 2000kg
530i Touring Sport Wagon 3.0L,PULP,6 SP AUTO 2000kg
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