In early February, the Bavarians have presented new versatile BMW 5-Series Touring (G31) – its world premiere took place in March, not the Geneva Motor Show 2017.
In terms of exterior design and interior BMW 5-Series Wagon 2018 in a new body G31 was almost completely similar to previously submitted sedan. In the car there is a new multimedia system with a 10.25-inch display, which you can control the functions of a system using gestures and voice commands.
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Pyatidverka built on a modular platform CLAR (front double wishbone suspension), and bodywork are widely used high-strength steel. Most body panels made of aluminum – all reduced the weight of the car up to 100 kg, with the maximum load capacity increased to 730 kg, 120 kg more than before.
Compared to the precursor, the overall length of the new model BMW 5 Touring 2017-2018 year of 4943 (+ 36), the wheelbase value increased to 2975 (+ 7), the width – 1 868 (+ 8), Height – 1498 ( + 10).
Cargo capacity trends is 570 liters (10 + l), but the compartment can be increased up to 1700 liters (+ 30), folding the rear seat backs that are formed in proportion 40:20:40. Note that this transformation can be carried out using a special button in the luggage compartment.
Successfully carry heavy loads in the luggage compartment allows the rear air suspension with automatic height adjustment as well as the options available for the model adaptive dampers and active anti-roll bars and a sports suspension with understated by 10 mm ground clearance.
By the start of sales of the versatile BMW 5 (G31) the Germans have prepared two petrol versions for it. Thus, BMW 530i Touring is equipped with a 2.0-liter “turbo” power of 252 hp and 350 Nm, and the four-wheel drive 540i xDrive in motion causes a 3.0-liter “six”, which develops 340 “horses” and 450 Nm of torque.
Of course, not without its diesel powerplants. Version of the 520d Touring received a 2.0-liter engine with 190 hp and the BMW 530d Wagon is equipped with a three-liter six-cylinder diesel engine, which returns up to 265 power (620 Nm). you can order such a car with both rear-wheel and all-wheel drive. Combines all engines mated to a 8-band gun, except that the initial default put diesel 6-speed manual.
Default BMW 5er Touring 2017-2018 is equipped with bi-xenon optics, six airbags, stabilization system, light and rain sensors, dual-zone climate control, multimedia with built-in navigation, wireless charging function for smartphones and alloy wheels.
The surcharge offers leather upholstery, electric seats and massage, electric boot lid with the function of non-contact opening, a powerful 1400-watt (16 speakers) audio Bowers & Wilkins, and a whole bunch of electronic assistants, including adaptive cruise control, warning system front-end collision, the system will hold the machine in the occupied bandwidth, automatic parking function from the key, and so forth.
European sales of new items will begin in June 2017, prices and equipment are not specified.