Limited edition BMW 520d Sport launched

By CARSIFU | 5 March 2015

KUALA LUMPUR: The new BMW 520d Sport was launched recently at the BMW Malaysian Open 2015.

Only 50 units are offered from April 1st and is priced (on the road, without insurance, with BMW Service + Repair Inclusive) at RM354,800.

“Outstanding, premium efficiency with ultimate driving dynamic is undoubtedly a specialty of the BMW 5 Series. With the introduction of the new BMW 520d Sport, we are confident that this premium sedan will continue its lead in its segment," said BMW Group Malaysia managing director and CEO Alan Harris at Malaysia’s most prestigious professional tennis event.

The limited edition 520d Sport has a new four-cylinder diesel engine with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology, which produces 190hp and torque of 400Nm.

It boasts a 0 to 100kph acceleration of 7.7 seconds, with a top speed of 233kph.

Average fuel consumption reading has improved by nearly 9% to 4.1 litres per 100km, compared with the previous engine offering in the BMW 520d.

It features an M Aerodynamic exterior package, 18-inch double-spoke light alloy wheels, Adaptive LED headlights and Dynamic Damping Control.

Its new BMW Multifunctional Instrument Display is a 10.25 inch monitor which allows drivers to select displays from a wide range of data choices.

There is also seamless Bluetooth integration with Android and iPhone, and even Siri activation by pressing the voice input button on the steering wheel.