1975 - BMW - 528

Technical Specs of This Model
1. 528 1975
General Information
Make BMW
Model 528
Production Year 1975
Designer Paul Bracq
Production Number
Model Code
Model Family E12
Chassis and Dimensions
Chassis Type 4/5S SAL
Number of Doors 4
Wheelbase 2620 mm     (103,1 in)
Front Track
Rear Track
Length 4620 mm     (181,9 in)
Width 1700 mm     (66,9 in)
Ground Clearance
Length / Wheelbase Ratio 1,76
Weight Distribution (front/rear)
Fuel Capacity
Drag Coefficient
Frontal Area
Engine Specifications
Engine Manufacturer BMW
Engine Location Front
Engine Alignment Longitudinal
Engine Construction
Coolant Type Water
Engine Type SOHC
Number of Cylinders and Placement S-6
Valves per Cylinder 2    (Total of 12 Pieces)
Engine Displacement 2788 cc     (170,13 cu in)
Bore 86 mm     (3,39 in)
Stroke 80 mm     (3,15 in)
Bore / Stroke Ratio 1,08
Unitary Capacity 464,67 cc/cylinder    (28,36 cu in/cylinder)
Number of Main Bearings
Compression Ratio
Fuel System Type
Aspiration Type Normal
Compressor Type -
Intercooler Type None
Catalytic Converter No
Maximum Engine Power 165 HP     (123 kW)
Maximum Engine Power rpm
Maximum Engine Torque
Maximum Engine Torque rpm
Engine Torque at Max. Engine Power rpm
Power / Weight Ratio
Power / Engine Displacement Ratio 59,2 HP/litre    (44,1 kW/litre)
CO2 Emissions
Fuel Consumption
0 - 80 km/h
0 - 60 mph 8 s
0 - 100 km/h
0 - 160 km/h
80 - 120 km/h (in top gear)
0 - 400 m Acceleration
0 - 1000 m Acceleration
Top Speed 196 km/h   (121,8 mph)
Gearbox and Transmission
Transmission Type 5M
Top Gear Ratio
Final Drive Ratio
Drive Wheels RWD (Rear Wheel Drive)
Handling, Suspension Geometry and Brakes
Steering Type
Steering Turns (lock to lock)
Turning Circle Diameter
Suspension (front)
Suspension (rear)
Brakes (front/rear)
Brake Disc Diameter (front)
Brake Disc Diameter (rear)
Wheels (front)
Wheels (rear)
Tyres (front)
Tyres (rear)