In mid-January 2013, the network appeared scans brochures from the third-generation BMW X5 SUV image the new F15 body. And in late May, the German automaker has officially unveiled the all-new BMW X5, which came to replace the models of the X5 (the E70).
Externally, the new BMW X5 (2016) was another front end design with a head optics, reaching to the increase of “nostril” grille. A side air intakes in the front bumper are made in the style of a coupe BMW 4-Series.
Models & Prices 2016 BMW X5.
|xDrive35i Local||$55,400||3.0 petrol (306 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|xDrive30d||$58,100||3.0 diesel (249 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|xDrive25d||$61,600||3.0 diesel (218 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|xDrive40d||$62,800||3.0 diesel (313 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|xDrive50i||$71,400||4.4 petrol (450 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|xDrive M50d||$79,900||3.0 diesel (381 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
In profile, the crossover was recognizable, but now in the front wings cars have additional ventilation holes to optimize the air flow of the wheel arches. The company emphasizes that the drag coefficient of the new BMW X5 F15 equal to 0.31, which is the best in the class.
Rear lights novelty shaped like light engineering junior X3 model, and the overall dimensions of the car, as compared to the previous generation vehicle, rose slightly. Overall length of the 2016 BMW X5 is 4886 mm (29), width – 1938 (5), height – 1762 (-14), the value of the wheelbase (2 933 mm) has not changed.
Like the exterior, the interior of the new crossover was evolutionary change. Front panel kept the old architecture, although registration center console, instrument panel, steering wheel and door cards several retouched.
Increased display infotainment system is now made retractable, and the North American version of the BMW X5 F15 appeared an optional third row of seats.
The world premiere of the new BMW X5 2016 (F15) was held at the Motor Show in Frankfurt in 2013, while European sales started in November. The first version appeared at dealers xDrive50i, xDrive30d and M50d. Gasoline crossover is equipped with 4.4-liter V8 engine 450 hp (650 Nm), allowing the car to accelerate from standstill to 100 km/h in 5.0 seconds.
Diesel X5 xDrive30d is equipped with a 3.0-liter engine with 258 returns in power and 560 Nm (dispersal to hundred in 6.9 seconds), and under the hood version M50d is located three-liter diesel engine the V6, which develops 381 hp and peak torque of 740 Nm. With him crossover accelerates up to a hundred kilometers per hour in 5.3 seconds.
Like its predecessor, new BMW X5 new 2015 is equipped with the exclusive 8-band gun. It is important to note that the mass of crossover, as compared to similarly equipped versions of the previous generation of machines was reduced by 90 kg.
Later powertrain line for new products have expanded to include petrol xDrive35i (306 troops) and three diesel versions: xDrive40d (313 hp), as well as the xDrive25d and sDrive25d. The latter is the only version devoid of all-wheel drive.
In late October, it became known the price of the new BMW X5 (F15), which reached dealerships in early 2014. Today, the cost of modifying the initial gasoline xDrive35i is $55,400 for the diesel xDrive30d asked of $58,100, And a more powerful 313-hp version with the engine in the “heavy” fuel cost at least $62,800. xDrive50i variant was estimated at $79,900.
BMW X5 M50d.
In September, the Bavarian automaker introduced the top-end diesel version of the new “X-fifth” with a label M50d. It is equipped with a new six-cylinder inline power unit with three turbochargers, developing 381 hpand a peak torque of 740 Nm, which is transmitted to all wheels via an 8-band gun.
From zero to hundreds of new BMW X5 M50d 2016 accelerates in 5.3 seconds – that’s 0.1 seconds. It is faster than the previous generation and modification of only 0.3 seconds slower xDrive50i petrol version with a more powerful 450-horsepower engine. Average fuel consumption in the combined cycle, new items declared at the level of 6.7 liters per hundred kilometers.
Externally, the new BMW X5 M50d (F15) flaunts aerodynamic, big brand 19-inch alloy wheels, “shod” in the low-profile tires raznoshirokie and interior SUV boasts various elements of decoration from the M Performance catalog and the upholstery in leather and Alcantara.
By default, the auto set rear air suspension, but for a fee it can be installed on the front axle. As options are also available LED optics (in the database biksenon), Bang & Olufsen sound power of 1 200 watts, multimedia system with navigation, DVD-player and sky cameras, as well as active stabilizers Dynamic Drive. The price of the new BMW X5 xDriveM50d 2016 to the market is equal to $79,900.