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2006 BMW 530xi Mid-Size Sport Wagon

2006 BMW 530xi Mid-Size Sport Wagon

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Base MSRP Range: $51,400

Base Invoice Range: $46,955

MSRP As Tested:$62,565

Versions: AWD

Vehicle Category: Mid-Size Sport Wagon

Engine Location:Front Engine

Drive Wheels: All-Wheel Drive.

Engine as Tested: 3.0-liter, Dual Overhead Cam, 24-valves, I-6,255 - horsepower at 6600 rpm and 220 lb-ft torque at 2750 rpm.

Transmission: Six-speed STEPTRONIC automatic with Adaptive Transmission Control.

Fuel Economy (city/hwy): 20/27.

Standard Safety Features: Dual front airbags, Front side airbags, Front and rear side head-protecting airbags, ">Antilock 4-wheel disc brakes, Brake assist, Antiskid system, Tire-pressure monitor, Emergency inside trunklid release.

Competition: Acura RL, Audi A6, Infiniti M, Jaguar S-Type, Lexis GS, Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

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Where Built: Germany

Major Options: Premium Package, Sport Package, Sport Package, Premium Sound Package, Cold Weather Package.
Rear side airbags, Front- and rear-obstacle-detection system, Navigation system, Active steering, Adaptive cruise control, Leather upholstery, Upgraded leather upholstery, Comfort 20-way power front seats, Multifunction front seats, Ventilated front seats, Split folding rear seat, Heated front seats, Heated rear seat, Unique wood interior trim, Satellite radio, Head-up instrument display, Power rear and manual rear-door sunshades, Manual rear-door sunshades, Keyless access and starting, Steering-linked adaptive bi-xenon headlights.

Seating: 5.

Number of Rows: 2.

Length in Inches: 191.2

Warranties: 4 years/50,000 miles Bumper to Bumper, 12 years/unlimited miles Corrosion Protection, 4 years/50,000 miles Free Roadside Assistance, 4 years/50,000 miles Free Scheduled Maintenance.

Weight in Pounds: 3847 lbs.

Cargo Capacity in Pounds: Not available.

Gross Maximum Vehicle Weight in Pounds: Not available.

Towing Capacity in Pounds: Not Available.

Gas Tank Capacity in Gallons: 18.5

Destination Charge: $695