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This 2001 BMW 540i Sport Package Dinan is for sale! General Listing is now LIVE.
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2001 BMW 540i Sport Package Dinan

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Peoria, Illinois 61614

Vehicle Synopsis

Type of Owner:Private Owner
Miles:57000
Car Club:BMWCCA
Year:2001
Make:BMW
Model:540i
Chassis:WBADN53461GC97377
Engine:M52
Exterior Color:Cosmos Black Metallic
Interior Color:Black Leather
Transmission:MANUAL

Story Behind the Vehicle

Intro

This is a two owner 2001 BMW 540i Sport Package 6-speed manual in Cosmos Black Metallic with Black leather interior showing approximately 57k miles. Options include Premium Package, M-Sport Package and Premium Radio Package. It has a sunroof and Dinan modifications with Dinan badging on the trunk lid and Dinan chrome exhausts tips in the rear. It was originally registered in Southern California and underwent extensive Dinan modifications by Avus Autosport, Glendale, California. The seller used closed transport to ship the car from California to Illinois. It has a clean Carfax with no incidents and a clear title.

 

Exterior

The exterior color is Cosmos Black Metallic with black Shadowline trim, xenon headlights, electric sunroof, and fog lights. It has BBS 18-inch forged alloy wheels (RGR) with a staggered wheel setup. It has Michelin PS4 performance all season tires new in 2021 sizes 245/40 on 9.5x18 inch wheels in front and 275/35 tires on 10x18 inch wheels in the rear driven approximately 1000 miles. Seller notes door dings on driver’s side and paint chip on the left rear bumper.

 

Interior

The interior is upholstered in black leather with power adjustable front sport seats and dark wood accent trim. It has a Premium Sound System with CD player and automatic climate control.

 

Mechanicals

This 540i has the factory 4.4-liter M62 V8 factory rated 282 hp with 324 lb.-ft of torque at 3,600 rpm mated to a six-speed manual transmission. It is current on all maintenance and has completed extensive Dinan performance modifications. The Dinan Stage 5 software and hardware upgrades are documented by Dinan to produce HP increase from 282 to 321 at 5700 rpm and torque increases from 335 lb./ft to 350 lb./ft. The Dinan E39 Performance catalog with the Dyno graphs and data are included in the sale. 

 

Modifications

Dinan Stage 5 software

Dinan Cold Air Intake

Dinan Mass Air Flow Meter

Dinan Throttle Body

Dinan Intake Manifold

Dinan Exhaust System

Dinan JRZ Stage 2 suspension system

Dinan Stage 2 springs

Dinan front and rear adjustable sway bars

Dinan shock tower brace

Dinan camber plates

PowerFlex polyurethane bushings for control arms

B& M short shift kit

BBS 18” forged alloy wheels (RGR)

 

Imperfections

Door dings driver’s side

Paint chip left rear bumper

 

Summary

This 540i Sport Package has the desirable 6-speed manual transmission and very comprehensive Dinan performance modifications that dramatically improve driver enjoyment. It is rare to find a 540i this extensively modified with Dinan parts and low mileage.

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