This executive car came to life in 1972 and revolutionized the automotive world for good. Christened 5 series because of being fifth of the "new series" cars after the V-8 and Isetta era, this Bimmer sells in two bodystyles, the sedan and station wagon, but only the former sells in India. The new 5 Series is launched in India in five engine variants, 523i & 535i petrol and 520d, 525d & 530d diesel. The new sedan from BMW features TV function for analogue and digital reception and Rear-seat entertainment including two tiltable 8-inch screens. Loaded with features and sporting well appointed cabin, the 5 Series is spacious and comfy. Astonishingly brilliant handling sends adrenalin rush of such a magnitude that you experience in sports cars without the ride quality getting affected much. Lovely set of wheels for the well heeled executives. Safety features in the new BMW 5 Series include Dynamic Stability Control, airbags, ABS and Park Distance Control. The car is available in an array of colours including Alpine White, Black Sapphire, Cashmere Silver, Deep Sea Blue, Havanna, Milano Beige, Space Grey, Titanium Silver, Imperial Blue Brilliant Effect and Sophisto Grey Brilliant Effect.
BMW 5 Series 523i 2497cc, Automatic, Petrol, 6.4 13.3. kmpl
BMW 5 Series 535i 2996cc, Automatic, Petrol, 6.4 13.3. kmpl
BMW 5 Series 525d 2993cc, Automatic, Diesel, 17.0 23.0 kmpl
BMW 5 Series 530d 2993cc, Automatic, Diesel, 17.0 23.0 kmpl
BMW 5 Series 520d 1995cc, Automatic, Diesel, 18.4 19.4 kmpl
Mileage, Average and Fuel Economy
BMW 5 Series is available with both petrol and diesel engine options. Both petrol and diesel models of BMW 5 Series is powered by the high performance engine. The petrol variants are capable enough to delivery approx 6.4kmpl on city road and around 13.3kmpl on highways. On the other hand diesel variants are capable enough to delivery approx 17.0 to 18.4 kmpl on city road and around 19.4 to 23.0 Kmpl on highways.
BMW 5 Series is available with both petrol and diesel engine options. Both petrol and diesel models of BMW 5 Series is powered by the high performance engine. Petrol variants are available in two engine options. BMW 5 Series 523i is equipped with 2.5L, 6 cylinders with displacement of 2497 CC with highest power of 204PS @ 6300rpm and maximum torque 250Nm@2750rpm which push the car to breathtaking speeds in seconds. BMW 5 Series 535i is equipped with 3.0L, I-6 8cylinders with displacement of 2996 CC with highest power of 306PS@5800rpm and maximum torque 400Nm@1200rpm. On the other hand diesel variants are also available in two engine options. BMW 5 Series 525d and 530d are powered with 3.0L, 8 cylinders with displacement of 2993 CC with highest power of 245PS@4000rpm and maximum torque 540Nm@1750rpm. BMW 5 Series 520d has 2.0L I-4 diesel engine with displacement of 1995 CC that churns out highest power of 184PS@4000rpm and maximum torque 380Nm@1750rpm.
BMW 5 Series has great capabilities both on and off road which is why it is the ultimate choice of fun-loving drivers. It is a stylish luxury sedan model that offers classy lineaments at the exteriors. The front view of the Volkswagen Phaeton is really powerfully built and larger that gives the feel of a truly solid machine. It is the ca from Volkswagen that can accommodate seven passengers at a time. The great car has length 4841mm, width 1846mm and height 1468mm. It got front and rear track of 1558mm and 1582mm respectively. Moreover it has a great ground clearance of 131mm and a wheelbase of 2888mm. Some of the advanced exterior features that the car possesses are gleaming radiator grille at the front, Bi-Xenon headlights, chrome package, Muscular body colored bumper, Body-colored door mirrors with integrated indicators, electrically powered sun roof, lustrous paint finishes etc.
BMW 5 Series is a luxurious sedan segment car with matchless and dynamic interiors. The seats have been arranged to provide you the comfortable journey. The interior of BMW 5 Series is very attractive with irresistible look and this head turner is sure to attract the car lovers in just a glance. The beautifully designed steering wheel is enough to tell you the attractive story of its making. The steering wheel is electronically powered and has mounted audio controls. Designed with utmost precision, it has plenty of headroom and legroom within the front cabin. The ultimate epitome of luxury, VW Phaeton is essentially a 5 seater sedan stuffed with lots of advanced luxury features that offers higher level of comfort and convenience during drive. The comfort quotient gets completed with front & rear Park distance control with rear view camera, Electric adjustment for rake & reach of steering, Right from Climatronic Auto AC with multi zone temperature control, Cruise control, sensitive classic style leather upholstery, rear electric sun blind and rain sensors to electric adjustable & foldable outside door mirrors, Illuminated sun visors, vanity mirror for rear passengers, electric sunroof, telephone preparation with Bluetooth and Refrigerator in the console; every feature gives a sense of pleasure drive. Power operated boot lid, Tiptronic operation with shifting paddle right on steering wheel, and Air suspension with adjustable setting.
BMW 5 Series has 17 and 18 super light alloy wheels that have the 5 V-spoke alloy styling that is in carbon grey shade with 245/45 R18 and 245/55 R17 tyres which are puncture resistant to give you a hassle free journey.
Braking and Handling
BMW 5 Series is the safest car with a very sound and dynamic braking system in this segment of cars. The Car is packed with Ventilated Disc Brakes in front as well as at the rear wheels that help in preventing wheel lockup during emergency braking. The other advanced feature that makes the handling of this BMW 5 Series more convenient are ABS (Anti lock Braking System) with EBD (Electronic Brakeforce Distribution) which helps in decelerating the car when it is moving in great speed.
Handling and Safety
BMW 5 Series is packed with a number of advanced safety features that makes sure good comfort, stability and handling. The major active safety features are 8 airbags, active head restraints, tyre pressure monitoring system, ABS, ESP, front and rear fog lamps, anti-theft alarm system with interior monitoring, EDL, front and rear seat belts, parking sensors, ASR, TCS and rain/light sensor which are standard in a BMW. In the case of an accident, the windscreen wipers automatically cloak under the bonnet so that they do not present an injury risk. There is innumerable driving and weather conditions where Dynamic Stability Control can come into play and help you steer clear of danger due to loss of traction. Whether you encounter slippery areas on the road, changeable weather, or unpredictable traffic, chances are Dynamic Stability Control will negotiate the hazard safely.