I-4 and V-6 refer to the configuration and number of cylinders. The 540 M Sport is every bit as composed in fast cornering, just as pleasing aesthetically, and, in my humble opinion, one of the best cars ever made by man. It is impressive for a sedan, very comfortable and startling performance from the inline 6. Around town I get around 11 to 12 litres per 100 K and on a trip it can go as mean as 8. It accelerates smoothly and has very little road noise, both around town and on the highly.
Thanks for your time Chris Hi, Just reading a few old threads and noticed this one, i cant help you with the fuel on a 540i but i was suprised to hear you only get 23. I can track it one weekend then take the family on a vacation in it the next. I also live just up the road from you, small world. I have the 6 speed manual transmission and it is fun to drive and sporty yet sleek and classically designed. A Good Car For Passionate Of Sport And Powerful Cars. I love the car and I believe the E39 was made for me! As far as I know every car I've ever even heard of, let alone driven, has gotten better gas mileage with a manual transmission. When this is all said and done.
I've got a 1998 540i buddy and with £20 of fuel around town i get about 18mpg and 50-60 miles. It sounds like hoping for 20 mpg should be right for me so long as teh car is functioning properly. My Impreza delivers less performance on motorways for the same consumption, and that comes complete with a full on assault on yours ears and bones. Wouldnt even consider taking it on a long run, crazy when i only got the 540 as a cheap runaround,it now has pride of place in my garage with a sorry impreza needing a clean in the corner. If you have the opportunity to pick one up, don't falter.
The Ultimate Driving Machine - Of Course — Body beginning to show signs of age - rust on rocker panels, trunk edges, and windshield surround - despite being garaged since new and hand washed and dried 90% of the time. Xmas eve, i set off from CoDurham to Liverpool airport, 172 miles to be exact and all the motorway driving 95% of it i got 29. Data Unavailable Second Leg Room in. Approx 50 miles into a trip on the interstate. Thanks for the run down of how the same driver and same car can get different gas mileage with just season variations I never noticed anything like that.
I've had my 525i for around 8 months and I now wish it had a little more to give. If your looking for a cruising machine thats not appalling on fuel, and has plenty of power on tap, go for it. This acknowledgement constitutes my written consent to receive such communications. Does anybody own a 540i and drive it on a daily basis giving it the beans once in a while? It was a major car when new and it still is. Back during the winter months using the winter blend fuel. Failed to get data, please try again. This car the E-49 series I believe won every award there was for performance sedans.
Now i had the cruise set at 80mph and i was on a mission to see reasonably on a easy drive what could be had from the car. I average about 20mpg, approx. Without the headaches of special order oil, oil consumption, and outrageous expense on general maintenance. When the engine holds 6. Averages about 23-25mpg with mixed driving overall. Prices may not include additional fees such as government fees and taxes, title and registration fees, finance charges, dealer document preparation fees, processing fees, and emission testing and compliance charges. The handling and acceleration of this car is amazing considering its size.
Would buy it a third and fourth time. If so what sort of mpg do you get and how many miles do you get from a full tank of petrol? Failed to get data, please try again. Fuel better than expected for a 3. Primary Use: Commuting to work The Car You Always Promised Yourself — Powerfull Smooth and fast, easy to drive and easy to own, but parts prices are expensive as is servicing. This particular one is in perfect like new condition with a completely restored interior. .
Data Unavailable Third Hip Room in. As high as 30 mpg all highway. Failed to get data, please try again. It has plenty of power and handles great in tight corners when needed. And as I stated earlier. I really was curious though because the epa lists the automatic cars as getting 16 mpg in city with the stick shifts getting 14 mpg in city.