Car reviews - BMW - 5 Series - 530i Sport sedan
11 Apr 2001
THE 5-Series Sport range effectively bridges the gap between the standard mid-size range and the M5 sports sedan. The predominate feature is appearance, the main cues being striking alloy wheels with low-profile tyres, "M" wheel design and branding inside and out, aggressive front airdam, aerodynamic side skirts, a boot-mounted spoiler and standard fog lights. The 2001MY update introduced a stronger look to the front lights with clear glass covers, round direction indicators and round front foglights in a revised under-bumper skirt.
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Did you know?Each front door frame has a triple-chamber seal to reduce wind noise. The seal, as one single part, replaced 10 different parts used on the previous generation. Made of recyclable polyethylene foam, this special-profile seals starts at the mirror cut-out and covers the entire window frame all the way to the lower point on the centre pillar
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