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Background grid Volkswagen Golf Hatchback 2003-2009 BMW 5 Sedan 2020-present
Real height1 1.485 m 2 
+ 0.6 cm
1 1.479 m Real height1
1 + 5.5 cm
2 4.204 m Real length
+ 75.9 cm 1 4.963 m Real length
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BMW 5-Series Sedan  2020 - present Views available
BMW
5-Series 7.1
Sedan 2020 - present
Spotted in Switzerland
18″
Volkswagen Golf 3-door Hatchback  2003 - 2009 Views available
Volkswagen
Golf 5
3-door Hatchback 2003 - 2009
Spotted in Switzerland
15″

Side ViewBMW 5-Series (G30) Sedan 2020 vs. Volkswagen Golf (1K) 3-door Hatchback 2003


Technical specs | BMW 5-Series (G30) Sedan 2020 is 75.9 cm longer and 0.6 cm lower compared to Volkswagen Golf (1K) 3-door Hatchback 2003. It has 5.5 cm more ground clearance and offers 60% less cargo space.4,5

496.3 cm
+75.9
Length
420.4 cm
186.8 cm
+10.9
Width2
175.9 cm
212.6 cm
+12.3
Width incl. mirrors
200.3 cm
147.9 cm
Height1
148.5 cm
+0.6
297.5 cm
+39.7
Wheelbase
257.8 cm
14.4 cm
+5.5
Ground clearance3
8.9 cm
530 l
+52%
Cargo volume4
350 l
-- l
Cargo volume max.4,5
1305 l
1685 kg
Weight4
-- kg
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Standard
€ 53700
Price EU6
€ --
$ --
Price US6
$ --
1. Maximum height | 2. Width with folded mirrors | 3. Max. ground clearance | 4. Most common power unit. Possible deviation of standards. | 5. With rear seats folded down | 6. For illustration purpose only. Starting MSRP (Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price).
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Origin of the most car models
1908
Year of our oldest car model

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