Engineering:BMW B57

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ProductionJuly 2015 – present
Displacement3.0 L; 182.6 cu in (2,993 cc)
Cylinder bore84 mm (3.31 in)
Piston stroke90 mm (3.54 in)
Block materialAluminium alloy
ValvetrainDOHC 4 valves x cyl.
Compression ratio16.0:1 (B57D30C), 16.5:1
Supercharger48-volt BMW Genuine Crankshaft Starter Generator
TurbochargerSingle, Dual or Quad
Fuel systemCommon rail direct injection
Fuel typeDiesel fuel DIN EN 590
Oil systemwet sump, pressurized circulation
Cooling systemWater-cooled
Power output195–294 kW (261–394 hp)
Torque output620–760 N⋅m (457–561 lb⋅ft)
PredecessorBMW N57

The BMW B57 is a turbo-diesel straight-six engine, produced by BMW since 2015.[1]


The B57 belongs to a family of modular engines, including the B37 and B47 diesel engines, and B38, B48, and B58 petrol engines.[2] The engines utilise a common displacement of 500 cc (31 cu in) per cylinder.[3] The B57 replaced the previous N57 diesel engine, and was first introduced in the G11 7 Series. The B57 is available in configurations of up to 4 turbochargers, that operate in a double-series layout.[4]


Engine Power Torque Years
B57D30O0 195 kW (261 hp) at 4,000 rpm 620 N⋅m (457 lb⋅ft) at 2,000–2,500 rpm 2015–
B57D30T0 235 kW (315 hp) at 4,000 rpm 680 N⋅m (502 lb⋅ft) at 1,750–2,250 rpm
B57D30S0 294 kW (394 hp) at 4,400 rpm 760 N⋅m (561 lb⋅ft) at 2,000–3,000 rpm 2016–2020

B57D30O0 (Single Turbo)

  • 2015–present G11 730d, 730Ld[5]
  • 2017–present G30 530d[6]
  • 2017–present G32 630d Gran Turismo[7]
  • 2017–present G01 X3 xDrive30d[8]
  • 2018–present G02 X4 xDrive30d
  • 2018–present G05 X5 xDrive30d[9]
  • 2018–present G07 X7 xDrive30d
  • 2019–present G20 330d[10]
  • 2019–present G06 X6 xDrive30d[11]

B57D30T0 (Twin Turbo)

  • 2015–present G11 740d, 740Ld[12]
  • 2017–present G30 540d[13]
  • 2017–present G32 640d xDrive Gran Turismo[14]
  • 2018–present G01 X3 M40d[15]
  • 2018–present G02 X4 M40d[16]
  • 2018–present G15 840d xDrive[17]
  • 2020–present G20 M340d xDrive
  • 2020–present G21 M340d xDrive
  • 2020–present G22 M440d xDrive
  • 2020–present G07 X7 xDrive40d

B57D30S0 (Quad Turbo)


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