F10 5 Series Performance Kit
BMW announced this week, (Sep 28th) that the performance tuning kit for the F10 5 Series, N47T engine, is now available. Product description and launch statement below:
“With the BMW Performance tuning kit, the engine power of the BMW 520d is enhanced. The kit comprises of a new control unit including an engine data update and other hardware components, such as a charge air cooler. The performance improvement is truly thrilling thanks to the increased torque level and more responsive engine mapping characteristics.
Fuel consumption and emissions remain as standard.
Higher torque curve, maximum 420Nm at 1750.
Higher performance curve, increase of 20hp.
The vehicle warranty is not affected by fitting this tuning kit.
Increased acceleration by 0.5 seconds between 0 – 60 mphMaximum speed increased by approx 4.5 mph.
The performance tuning kit is only suitable for vehicles with a manual gearbox.”