SA's refreshed BMW 5 Series range to include 390 kW M550i xDrive!

31 Mai, 2020, 00:25 | Auteur: Auguste Feret
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The vertical grille slats are more pronounced and extend further into the air flow.

Both now ship with LED Matrix headlights as part of the default equipment, and you can opt for Laserlight high beams.

The new BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo gets a modified exterior design with a sharp and sporty profile. Later on, the company added more models to its 5 series lineup.

Like its stablemates, the 5 Series' signature kidney grille has been made longer and wider, which combines with the slimmer headlights to give the front end a sleek look.

While we're on the topic, the more powerful 545e xDrive (available elsewhere starting November) has been given an interesting upgrade much like the one seen with the newest 740i Le. Certainly, there's plenty there to suggest the 5 Series' reign as the segment's best-selling model might continue for some time.

When we look at the rear design, new trapezoidal exhaust pipes and L-shaped stop design are among the outstanding details.

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Meanwhile, the 5 Series' safety and convenience offerings have been expanded to include Reversing Assistant, something that made its debut in the 3 Series that allows the auto to intelligently (and autonomously) backtrack from a hard parking situation. Above them is the four wheel-drive M550i xDrive that comes with a turbocharged 4.4-litre V8 good for 530hp and 750Nm torque, enabling a 0-100kph time of 4.0sec. These as well as the facelifted BMW 5 Series in Turkey, in launching special Harman Kardon Sound System, BMW Live Cockpit Professional and contains the wireless charging enabled smartphone connectivity system, "Special Edition" will be available in the structure.

Inside, the M550i xDrive gains "exclusive" features over and above those included in the M Sport package, such as model badges on the door-sill plates and in the instrument cluster display. In addition, the 520D and 530d models, xDrive all-wheel drive can be purchased as an option. In addition to the six-cylinder internal combustion engine that produces 285 horsepower, this model has an electric motor that produces 109 horsepower.

The new 6 Series Gran Tursimo, with two petrol and three diesel engine options, will feature a 48-volt mild hybrid system. Here's everything you need to know about the 2021 BMW 5 series.

New for 2021, however, is a 48-volt mild-hybrid system for the 540i which can aid fuel economy by recuperating energy lost during deceleration, smoothing out auto stop-start, and completely turning the gas engine off during steady coasting up to 99 miles per hour in Eco Pro or Comfort mode.

Since the 6 Series GT is sold here, we might be seeing in in showrooms in the near future.



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