The BMW TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder diesel engine of the BMW 520d produces an exceptional 140 kW (190 hp) performance from its 2.0 litre capacity.
Its combination of CommonRail direct injection and a turbocharger with variable turbine geometry yields a top speed of 231 km/h and acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h in 7.7, with a torque of 400 Nm at 1,750 to 2,750 rpm. The efficient average fuel consumption: 18.12 km/l at a CO2 emissions level of 146.11 g/km1.
¹Performance data as measured in the emission test done under controlled conditions of environment, driving cycle, fuel etc. as specified in Rule 115 of Central Motor Vehicle Rules, 1989.