BMW 528i Sedan (2014)
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BMW 528i Sedan (2014): 41 facts and highlights

1. Has a rear-view camera

A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.
BMW 528i Sedan (2014)
57% have it

2. better fuel economy (city)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
10l/100 km
Citroen C5 HDi 115 (2014): 5.3l/100 km

3. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
258Nm
Tesla Model S P90D (2016): 967Nm

4. better fuel economy (highway)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
6.9l/100 km
Citroen C5 HDi 115 (2014): 4.2l/100 km

5. Has smart key as standard

A smart key is a wireless key that offers several benefits over a traditional key. For example when you approach the car the doors will automatically unlock, and you can turn the engine on with the press of a button.
BMW 528i Sedan (2014)
47% have it

6. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
241hp
Opel VXR8 GTS (2014): 585hp

7. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
396l
Tesla Model S 70 (2016): 894l

8. Has in-car system

An in-car system (eg. Ford SYNC, Apple CarPlay) gives you extra functionality, such as navigation, taking phone calls (when linked to your smartphone) and controlling music.
BMW 528i Sedan (2014)
60% have it

9. more headroom (front)

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.
1.03m
Volkswagen Jetta (2014): 1.08m

10. Has rear-wheel drive

Rear-wheel drive benefits from increased traction when accelerating, as the weight of the vehicle shifts to the rear over the drive wheels. The weight of the car is also more evenly distributed, resulting in improved handling.
BMW 528i Sedan (2014)
39% have it

11. height

1.46m
Audi S4 Premium Plus (2014): 1.41m

12. Has stolen vehicle tracking system

The vehicle has a tracking system that utilises GPS, allowing you to locate it in case it is stolen.
BMW 528i Sedan (2014)
26% have it

13. Has a turbocharged engine

A turbocharger compresses the air entering the cylinders, allowing more air (and therefore more fuel) to be added - resulting in a more powerful explosion. This leads to an increase in horsepower without increasing the size and weight of the engine.
BMW 528i Sedan (2014)
41% have it

14. more headroom (rear)

More headroom in the rear of the car makes for a more comfortable passenger experience, and is especially important for taller people. It is also useful if you are transporting cargo in the rear of the vehicle.
973mm
Volkswagen Jetta (2014): 1.05m

15. Has a petrol (gasoline) engine

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.
BMW 528i Sedan (2014)
85% have it

16. Has ISOFIX/LATCH

ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.
BMW 528i Sedan (2014)
89% have it

17. weight

173kg
Volkswagen Jetta (2014): 1.85kg

18. more airbags

Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six as some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.
8
Mercedes-Benz E250 BlueTEC Sedan (2014): 11

19. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
BMW 528i Sedan (2014)
91% have it

20. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
Tesla Model S 70 (2016): 2

21. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
70l
Audi A8 (2014): 90.1l

22. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
2.97m
Rolls-Royce Phantom (2014): 3.57m

23. Has Stop-Start system

A Stop-Start system automatically turns off the engine when stopping in traffic or at a red light, and seamlessly starts it again when pressure is applied to the accelerator. This saves fuel and is more ecological.
BMW 528i Sedan (2014)
32% have it

24. longer drivetrain warranty (km)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
80000km
Chevrolet SS (2014): 160934km

25. more valves

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.
16
Rolls-Royce Ghost II (2014): 48

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