BMW 5 Series: General information - Saving fuel - Driving tips - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: General information

Your vehicle contains advanced technology for the reduction of fuel consumption and emissions.

Fuel consumption depends on a number of different factors.

The implementation of certain measures, driving style and regular maintenance can have an influence on fuel consumption and on the environmental impact.

    Vehicle equipment
    All standard, country-specific and optional equipment that is offered in the model series is described in this chapter. Therefore, equipment is also described that is not available in a vehicle, ...

    Remove unnecessary cargo
    Additional weight increases fuel consumption. ...

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    Three-point type seat belt with retractor
    WARNING: - Every person who drives or rides in this vehicle should use a seat belt at all times. - Do not ride in a moving vehicle when the seatback is reclined. This can be dangerous. The shoul ...

    Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) system
    The Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) system uses various sensors to monitor driver inputs and vehicle motion. Under certain driving situations, the system will control braking and engine output to he ...

    Cruise Control
    With cruise control, the vehicle can maintain a speed of about 40 km/h (25 mph) or more without keeping your foot on the accelerator. Cruise control does not work at speeds below 40 km/h (25 mph). On ...