/DRIVE and Chris Harris review the 2014 BMW 535d.

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The 2014 BMW 535d went on sale this past fall and uses the same twin-turbocharged inline-six engine as the diesel X5.

The diesel banger produces 255 horsepower and a remarkable 413 lb-ft of torque. It comes paired only with an eight-speed automatic transmission, the base price starts at $57,525 (destination & handling included). For another $2,300 more, you can buy the piece of mind when it snows, the xDrive system.

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0 t0 60 mph comes in just 5.3 seconds.

Here is our own review of the 2014 BMW 535d,

Harris is asking if one should choose the BMW 535d over the 535i. Let’s have a look.