2016 BMW 5 Series will receive a facelift and improvements compared the previous concept. The new edition was tested on the Nurburgring track in the station wagon version. The body is built on the platform of the new generation called “35up”. Lightweight design is based on aluminum and CFRP technology. Thanks to that reduced itself the weight and improves the performance. Changes on the design brings: refreshed kidney grille integrated with dynamic side panels, the sporty front and rear bumper, new headlights, larger air intake, new front and rear doors. The exterior is inspired by the Vision Connected Drive conceptual solutions. The interior will offer a stylish design and enriched it by driver assistance systems. Drivers will also have access to a whole range of engines that will satisfy everyone’s taste.
2016 BMW 5 Series – Three-Cylinder Engine
2016 BMW 5 Series under the hood hides a few different types of gasoline and diesel engines. In offer will be a 2.0-liter four-cylinder, 3.0-liter V6 engine and a hybrid drive system. Hybrid will combine the 2.0-liter turbo gasoline engine and an electric motor which frees additional 95 hp. In electric mode will be able to cross the 20 miles while the maximum speed will be 75 mph. It will also be offered a 1.5-liter three-cylinder turbo diesel engine that produces 150 hp and fuel consumption of 3.9 liters per 60 mph. Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph is achieved in just 6 seconds while a top speed is limited on 155 mph. Other technical data will be published later.
2016 BMW 5 Series – Interior And Price
2016 BMW 5 Series offers a sporty interior with new materials. The center console has been revised and is available: an LCD display, infotainment system, navigation, USB ports, and entertainment system. The seats are made of high quality leather and have in several trim levels. The interior includes a number of gadgets and safety systems that will facilitate the ride and make it safer. Three-dimensional stereoscopic camera is one of those features that will prevent accidents on the road. On the market will appear in the summer of 2016 year and its price is $ 51.400.