BMW X5 4.8i
5 Door SUV with 6 speed Automatic gearbox

Comprehensive statistics for the second generation E70 BMW X5 4.8i, a 5 door petrol suv with a 6 speed automatic gearbox. It has a front engine four wheel drive (longitudinally mounted) configuration, producing 261 kW of power and 475 N⋅m of torque, providing a 0-100 km/h time of 6.5 seconds and a top speed of 240 km/h.

The BMW X5 E70 started production in 2006 and was in production for approximately 7 years, stopping production in 2013.

The specification listed below is based on a variant produced in 2008.


Trim Not Specified
Seats 7
Fuel Type Petrol
Transmission Type 6 Speed Automatic
Body Style SUV
Layout Front Engine Four Wheel Drive (Longitudinally Mounted)
Engine 4.8L V8 32V DOHC
Engine Code N62B4801
Transmission Not Specified
Steering Power Assisted Rack & Pinion
Suspension Front Not Specified
Suspension Rear Not Specified
Brakes Front 365 mm Ventilated Disc
Brakes Rear 345 mm Ventilated Disc
Braking System Servo-assisted ABS
Effizienz Not Specified
Insurance Group Not Specified


Power (kW) 261 kW @ 6,300 RPM
Torque (N⋅m) 475 N⋅m @ 3,400 RPM to 3,800 RPM
Torque Split Not Specified
Redline (RPM)
0-80 km/h (0-50 mph)
0-96.6 km/h (0-60 mph)
0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) 6.5 seconds
0-160.9 km/h (0-100 mph)
Quarter Mile Time (seconds)
Standing Kilometer Time (seconds) 26.6 seconds
Top Speed (km/h) 240 km/h
Weight US (kg) 2,180 kg
Weight Distribution Not Specified
Power to Weight Ratio (kW/kg) 120 kW per ton
CO2 (g/km) 286 g/km
Drag Coefficient (Cd) 0.35 Cd
Frontal Area (m2) 2.87 m2
Drag Area (CdA) 1 CdA
Max Load (kg)
Towing Weight Unbraked (kg)
Towing Weight Braked (kg)


Length (mm) 4,854 mm
Width (mm) 1,933 mm
Height (mm) 1,776 mm
Ground Clearance (mm)
Wheels Front: 8.5J x 18
Rear: 8.5J x 18
Tyres Front: 255/55 R18 109V
Rear: 255/55 R18 109V
Front Track (mm) 1,644 mm
Rear Track (mm) 1,650 mm
Wheelbase (mm) 2,933 mm
Turning Circle (m)
Boot Capacity (L)

Fuel Consumption

Combined MPG Not Specified
Urban MPG Not Specified
Extra-Urban MPG Not Specified
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) 85 L

Additional Information

Engine Manufacturer: BMW
Engine Cylinder Configuration: V8 90° vee
Engine Position: Front
Engine Layout: Longitudinal
Engine Capacity (cc): 4,799
Aspiration: Forced (Turbo)
Bore and Stroke (mm): 93 x 88.3
Valvetrain: DOHC
Valves: 32
Engine Compression Ratio: 10.5:1
Fuel Management: EFI
Catalytic Converter: Yes
Sump Type: Wet Sump
Top Gear Ratio: 0.69
Final Drive Ratio: 3.91


BMW N62B48O1 Engine Bay

BMW N62B48O1 Engine Bay | Engine view

Engine view

Page Last Updated: 23rd November 2020